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Double Comfort Closes This Weekend to Head in Different Direction

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Double Comfort Closes This Weekend to Head in Different Direction

When Double Comfort opened in 2014 — before the idea of “sanctuary” spaces entered people’s consciousness — the restaurant was a simple conduit, exchanging comfort food for money, and channeling their profits to local organizations. While their identity has been equal parts restaurant and social enterprise, that will be changing on Sunday, March 26, when […]

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Restaurant Review: Elia Athenian Grill

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Elia Athenian Grill

Elia Athenian Grill seems like a good addition to the busy scene at Broad & High. Just off the corner (close to the Scientology outlet), it’s a fast-casual joint that offers counter service, and the staffers call out your order by its number when it’s ready for pick-up. For starters, yay for the number thing. […]

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Restaurant Roundup: News From J-POPS, Rhinegeist, Jeni’s and more

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Restaurant Roundup: News From J-POPS, Rhinegeist, Jeni’s and more

Columbus always has many new restaurants, expansions, menu updates and other changes, and sometimes hard to keep up with everything. That’s why our Restaurant Roundup series was designed to keep you informed with the latest and greatest updates. Here’s what’s new in the local dining scene: J-POPS Gourmet Ice Pops Mobile food vendor J-POPS Gourmet […]

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New Chipotle and Starbucks Locations Coming to University District, Locals Express Concern With Overabundance of Chain Retail

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Chipotle and Starbucks Locations Coming to University District, Locals Express Concern With Overabundance of Chain Retail

Construction has officially begun on a new five story building that will soon rise at the southeast intersection of Lane Avenue and High Street. Once completed, a couple of familiar chains will be opening there to accommodate campus-area residents, workers, and visitors. Representatives with the company that owns the new building confirmed with Columbus Underground […]

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CoreLife Eatery Adding Two Locations Near OSU

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoreLife Eatery Adding Two Locations Near OSU

In 2018, you’ll have triple the number of locations to find fast-casual health food from CoreLife Eatery in Central Ohio. The Syracuse-based restaurant chain that launched last November near Polaris Fashion Place announced plans to open locations at The Lennox Town Center and inside a new building currently under construction at Lane and High. “A […]

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Review: De Novo on the Park

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Review: De Novo on the Park

De Novo on the Park had a long history not on the park (Columbus Commons), but near the park on High Street. It moved its digs across High to a lovely spot that overlooks the green space. The new space is huge — almost cavernous, but the restaurant itself is too open and windowed to […]

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Best Bites: Brunch Festival Returns on April 20th

Leanne Moore Leanne Moore Best Bites: Brunch Festival Returns on April 20th

It’s fair to say, brunch is a staple in the Columbus food scene. There are both tried and true standbys and new favorites popping up all the time. With only two days in the weekend, it’s hard to keep up! That’s why Columbus Underground is bringing back the city’s biggest breakfast-for-dinner party. Our popular event Best […]

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