Our City Online

Articles by Best of CU Best of CU

The Top 10 Columbus Neighborhoods of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Columbus Neighborhoods of 2018

Columbus is a city of neighborhoods, as Mayor Andrew Ginther loves to proclaim. Each has its own unique characteristics, its own set of amenities and its own challenges to overcome. We survey our readers and editors each year to help select the top neighborhood in the city, generally focusing on its overall livability. And for […]

No Comments

Top 10 Parks of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Parks of 2018

While Central Ohio is relatively flat without oceans or mountains, we make up for it in parkland with a wide variety of outdoor recreation spaces. From smaller urban parks to rural outdoor settings, you can find a lot to do outside year-round.  When our readers and editors were surveyed to decide the top park this […]

No Comments

Top 10 Restaurants of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Restaurants of 2018

In the end, there can be only one. While Columbus is filled with a lot of great places to eat, our readers and editors compile their favorite picks and one only can land in the first place spot. This year, that designation goes to newcomer Service Bar, which has been open just over a year […]

No Comments

Top 25 Restaurants of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU Top 25 Restaurants of 2018

Columbus loves food. That’s apparent based on the quantity and quality of responses we get from readers each year when compiling our list of best restaurants in the city. This year, our list includes both classic staples as well as hip newcomers, with a wide variety of cuisines to chose from. Whether you’re looking for […]

No Comments

Top 10 Bars in Columbus of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Bars in Columbus of 2018

At the top end of our annual list of bars in Columbus, you’ll find a place where you can do more with your hands than just hold a beer or cocktail. You can save a princess from a giant monkey, you can throw a sonic boom, or you can help a puck-shaped man consume ghosts. […]

No Comments

Top 20 Bars in Columbus of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU Top 20 Bars in Columbus of 2018

No matter what your preference, Columbus has a bar to match your style. If you’re into craft beer, we’ve got more than enough brewpubs at your disposal. If well-crafted cocktails are more your speed, there’s plenty of places for those too.  We asked our readers and editors to name their top bars of 2018 with […]

No Comments

Top 10 Columbus Chefs of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Columbus Chefs of 2018

While many diners seek out the best local restaurants, others will turn their attention first and foremost to the chef behind the scenes, designing the menus and leading the teams that execute the city’s top dishes on a daily basis. Each year, our readers and editors assemble their top 10 favorite chefs in the city, […]

No Comments