Our City Online

Treat to Try

Treat to Try: Fried Snickers & Ice Cream

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Fried Snickers & Ice Cream

Sadly, the Ohio State Fair’s fried food freak show lasts only a few precious days each summer. Happily, it’s not the only place that fries desserts. Fried gummi bears may have already enjoyed their day in the sun this year, but there’s still a spot to score Fried Snickers in Columbus, and you can get […]

No Comments

Treat to Try: Coppa Gelato

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Coppa Gelato

Wait, something called a “gelateria” opened in Westerville? That’s worth the trek through Polaris traffic, just to say, “We hit the gelateria last night! North Siiiiiide!” Sophisticated types might be rolling their eyes. Doesn’t everyone call gelato shops by their proper names? The answer to that question is “no”; the term “gelateria” is novel in […]

No Comments

Treat to Try: Fresh Strawberry Cake from Golden Delight Bakery

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Fresh Strawberry Cake from Golden Delight Bakery

It seems like Golden Delight Bakery on Bethel Road has just always flown a sign proclaiming that it’s the home of the Fresh Strawberry Cake. That’s certainly worth investigation, especially in warm-weather months. The bakery is located on a stretch that is known for fantastic ethnic eats. Within a mile, you’ll find Middle Eastern, Indian, […]

1 Comment

Treat to Try: Four and Twenty Blackbird Bake Shop

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Four and Twenty Blackbird Bake Shop

For a while, the cupcake trend was worrisome. The frenzy for cupcakes was so overwhelmingly intense, it might have killed off the treat: like tiramisu, or creme brulee. But cupcakes still exist, there are still eateries that specialize in the treat, and you can still find good cupcake offerings from independent bakeries such as from […]

No Comments

Treat to Try: Snappers from Edward Marc Chocolatier

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Treat to Try: Snappers from Edward Marc Chocolatier

For ninety years, Edward Marc Chocolatier has produced and sold some of the country’s favorite chocolates. Using cocoa and spices from all across the world, including West Africa and the Caribbean, they’ve perfected the art of smooth sweetness. A family-operated business through generations, Edward Marc is now run by siblings Dana, Chris, and Mark Edwards. […]

No Comments

Treat to Try: Rogue Bakery

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Rogue Bakery

Rogue Bakery is a bakery without a storefront. People know that. You have to order stuff online, or be at some sort of event to score a Rogue cookie. The bakery is famous for doing crazy stuff: Ranch Cookies, Green Bean Casserole Cookies — things that sound iffy, but turn out to be pretty edible. […]

No Comments

Treat to Try: The Hills Scoop Shop

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: The Hills Scoop Shop

Just in time for the summer eating season, The Hills Market Downtown has opened up a little in-house ice cream parlor. Right next to the baked goods, guests will find a tidy corner deep freeze that hosts eight flavors of Johnson’s Ice Cream. There’s a decent range in those eight flavors; traditionalists can get some […]

No Comments

1 2 3 10

dining categories