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Top 10 Fast Casual Columbus Restaurants of 2018

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10 Fast Casual Columbus Restaurants of 2018

In the not too distant future, all food will be fast casual and 90% of American meals will come in the form of a bowl. But until that time arrives, fast casual will continue to be it’s own separate category of dining, and we’ve decided to add it to our annual Best Of list. Columbus […]

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Top 10: Best New Restaurants in Columbus, Ohio

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10: Best New Restaurants in Columbus, Ohio

2018 was a year filled with change in the local dining scene here in Columbus — with some major closure announcements and plenty of newcomers to fill the void. We asked our readers, editors and local experts to help compile the list of the top contenders for the best new restaurant in Columbus and the […]

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The Top 10 Arts & Culture Institutions in Columbus in 2018

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Arts & Culture Institutions in Columbus in 2018

Picking a top cultural institution is a difficult task. Each destination in Columbus is worthy for its own specific reasons, and we can’t help but encourage everyone to visit each one. But it wouldn’t be a year-end recap without making a few lists, which is why we polled our readers and editors to categorize and […]

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Top 10: The Best Places to Visit in Columbus, Ohio

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10: The Best Places to Visit in Columbus, Ohio

Whether you’re looking for a night out on the town, or a place to entertain guests from another city, there’s plenty of destination-worthy spots to go around Columbus. Only one of those spots can be number one though, and our readers and editors selected the Short North once again as one of the best places […]

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Top 10: The Best New Bars in Columbus, Ohio

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10: The Best New Bars in Columbus, Ohio

2018 was a good year for the local drinking and brewery scene, as Columbus saw the grand openings of several highly anticipated establishments. Our readers and editors were tasked with organizing this year’s top 10 best new bars in Columbus, Ohio and selected the brand new Antiques on High as the number one pick. Although […]

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The Top 10 Columbus Artists of 2018

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

Art is a difficult thing to quantify and categorize, and artists are in the same boat. When we ask our readers and editors to help identify the local artists that help define the year in our Best Of survey process, it’s less about quantity or quality and more about emotional response to the artwork created. […]

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Top 10: The Best Thrift Stores in Columbus, Ohio

Best of CU Best of CU Top 10: The Best Thrift Stores in Columbus, Ohio

For three years running, our readers and editors have selected the best thrift stores in Columbus (and other discount shopping destinations) for this annual list, and even though this was the third year in a row for Flower Child, it’s almost like selecting a brand new store in first place. The Short North staple relocated […]

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