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The Top 10 Specialty Stores of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Specialty Stores of 2019

There’s a lot of places you can shop in Columbus (and plenty of shopping that can be done online) but if you want something truly unique for that special someone, you’ve got to head to a specialty shop that focuses on a very specific sub-genre of retail. This year, our readers and editors picked Big […]

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The Top 10 Columbus Music Venues of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Columbus Music Venues of 2019

Columbus has a lot of number one facilities that make national lists (like our Library system, COSI, The Columbus Zoo, etc.) but not everyone realizes that we’re also home to “America’s Longest Continually Running Rock Club”. The Newport Music Hall was once again nominated and voted upon by our readers and editors as the #1 […]

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The Top 10 Local Artists of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Local Artists of 2019

Art can take many forms — from visual arts to performing arts, and from music to film to dance. This year, we interviewed and profiled dozens of artists and arts events throughout Columbus, but one local artist made waves on the national stage in a very big way. Columbus’ own Nina West made her long awaited […]

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The Top 10 Places to Visit in 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Places to Visit in 2019

The number of destination dining, shopping and entertainment choices in Columbus has continued to grow over the past decade, giving locals and visitors alike more variety than ever before. Despite that, our readers and editors have once again overwhelmingly voted in favor of The Short North being the top destination in Columbus as a spot […]

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The Top 20 Best Bars of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 20 Best Bars of 2019

From cocktails to craft beers, the Columbus bar scene has a lot to offer. Each year our readers and editors help select the top locales all across the city and region. This year saw a couple of newer additions to the Top 20, as well as a slight reordering of some of the older classic […]

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The Top 10 Best Bars of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Best Bars of 2019

From dive bars to cocktail lounges, Columbus has a lot to offer those who are looking for a night out at a local bar. Our Top 10 list below was compiled by our readers and editors to summarize the best spots to find a drink, updated for 2019, 2020 and beyond. In first place this […]

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The Top 25 Restaurants of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 25 Restaurants of 2019

Whether you’re looking for something new and adventurous or something classic and comforting, Columbus has a lot of great restaurants to satisfy your cravings. Every year our readers and editors collaborate to nominate and vote upon the best dining options in the city. This year saw some new additions to the lineup and some big […]

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