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The List: 12 Great Columbus Patios to Try this Summer

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The List: 12 Great Columbus Patios to Try this Summer

Yesterday was the first day of summer, which means it’s time for the big Ps: pools, parties, and patios. Whether going out to make friends, or hanging with the ones you already have, these patios are the spots to make the most of our favorite months: Union Café Located right on busy High Street at […]


The Best Easter Brunches in Columbus

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The Best Easter Brunches in Columbus

Easter brunch is a much-hallowed tradition to some; it is the feast that rewards those faithful through Lent. Or those who just really like to brunch, and love any occasion to truly make it over-the-top, and spectacular – the way brunch should be. This year, there are no shortages of brunch spots for Easter, whether […]

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What’s going on with the old RJ Snappers Space?

Walker Evans Walker Evans

A little over a week ago, construction fencing went up around building that housed the recently-closed RJ Snappers restaurant in the Short North. Since then, much of the front of the building has been ripped apart for renovation. There’s been a bit of speculation scattered here and there, but no real details yet as to […]


Andy Dick’s wild weekend in Columbus


Comedian Andy Dick was in Columbus this past weekend for a booking at Easton’s The Funny Bone (which was canceled). Instead the comedian apparently went out for a wild night out on the town at Axis and Union Cafe and local patrons sent the scandalous pictures to Internet gossip queen and VH1 personality Perez Hilton […]


East Village/Union Cafe – A Double Review


The Short North went from one place (old Union Station) with decent, reliable bar food to two places (Union Cafe and East Village) with overpriced crap. At Union: service still sucks. I got a steak salad. There was maybe 3 ounces of mixed greens (and that’s a generous guess) with a few slices of steak. […]


Union Cafe Bar + Food and Gadfly Cafe Now Open

Walker Evans Walker Evans

According to The Short North Insider both the Union Cafe Bar + Food and the Gadlfy Cafe have now opened in the Short North. The Union Cafe Bar + Food is the new location for the old Union Station Video Cafe and is located at 782 North High, where Zola used to be. (Right next […]


Union Cafe — the new Union Station?


Saw an ad for Union Cafe in either The Other Paper or Columbus Alive. The website is www.unioncafe.com and I can’t tell whether this is a new bar/restaurant or if this is the new Union Station. I remember hearing that Union Station Video Bar is moving from its current High Street location near The Cap […]


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