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Fox in the Snow Owners Opening New Sandwich Shop

Susan Post Susan Post Fox in the Snow Owners Opening New Sandwich Shop

The owners of Fox in the Snow will explore the other meals of the day with a new sandwich-focused eatery headed for the Short North. Icarus Sandwich Shop will take over the former home of Laughlin’s Bakery, 15 E. Second Ave. The bakery closed its doors in January 2020 after a five-year run. Construction is […]

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Wildflower Cafe Closes this Weekend

Susan Post Susan Post Wildflower Cafe Closes this Weekend

After serving Clintonville for more than 22 years, Wildflower Cafe, 3420 Indianola Ave., will close its doors. Diners have until Sunday, September 26 to score one last meal at the neighborhood gem. “It has been an impossibly difficult decision to make,” a post on social media announcing that Wildflower Cafe closes soon read. “Even with […]

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Cocktail Bar The Roosevelt Room Headed for Bridge Park

Susan Post Susan Post Cocktail Bar The Roosevelt Room Headed for Bridge Park

Cincinnati-based Four Entertainment Group will bring a second of its concepts to Central Ohio.  The Roosevelt Room is slated for an April 2022 opening at 6544 Longshore St. in Dublin’s Bridge Park. The group previously expanded to Columbus opening the Beeline bar at Easton in February 2020. “We’re focused on great locations, dramatic design and delicious […]

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Insomnia Cookies Opens this Week in Short North

Susan Post Susan Post Insomnia Cookies Opens this Week in Short North

The late-night food options in Short North are getting a little sweeter. Insomnia Cookies will celebrate its grand opening at 749 N. High St. on Saturday, September 25. The address trades one cookie concept for another as the former home of C. Krueger’s Finest Baked Goods. Short North marks the second Insomnia Cookie location in […]

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Buddha Bowl Now Open in Clintonville

Susan Post Susan Post Buddha Bowl Now Open in Clintonville

A new fast-casual dining option has joined the restaurant scene in Clintonville. Buddha Bowl is now open at 2973 N. High St. offering build-you-own bowls with Thai flavors. The concept is a new venture from Rhome Ruanphae, the owner of Basil. Ruanphae opened another location for Basil at the address earlier this year, but closed […]

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First Look: Chocolate Café Express

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Chocolate Café Express

Chocolate Café Express is sweetening up South High Street in the Brewery District. But there’s plenty more than the name might imply, with a menu that also includes light, fast lunch options for the neighborhood and (near) Downtown crowd. An expansion of Fifth by Northwest’s Chocolate Café, the express setup takes over the former home […]

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Budd Dairy Announces Newest Pop-Up Vendor

Susan Post Susan Post Budd Dairy Announces Newest Pop-Up Vendor

Zaytoon Mediterranean Grill will bring a taste of the Middle East to Budd Dairy Food Hall later this month. The restaurant will open its second location as the second vendor in Budd Dairy’s rotating, pop-up kitchen space, Hatch. The first tenant, The Cheesecake Girl, recently vacated the space to open its first standalone shop in […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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