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First Look: The Woodbury

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: The Woodbury

The wait is over for The Woodbury. The Downtown urban diner opened its doors at 215 E. Town St. in mid-December. The 4,750 square foot eatery occupies the ground floor of the 223 E. Town St. project, with developer Bluestone Brothers serving as owner, and Olde Towne Partners the concept developers and operators. Initially announced […]

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Bites & Sips: North High Brewing Expanding, Dry Happy Hour & More

Susan Post Susan Post Bites & Sips: North High Brewing Expanding, Dry Happy Hour & More

Bites & Sips keeps you updated on tidbits of news from the world of drinking and dining in Central Ohio. Dublin is getting a craft brewery, there’s no alcohol at a new happy hour, and Hocking Hills invites you to eat all the comfort food. Read on for more details! North High Brewing Expanding to […]

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First Look: Makers Social

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Makers Social

Touting hammers, nails and cocktails, Makers Social is gearing up for its Grand Opening Week later this month. The DIY crafting meets cocktail concept will celebrate its opening January 28 – February 2 at River & Rich, 461 W. Rich St. in Franklinton. Offering 25 plus projects, crafters-slash-imbibers can make reservations or walk-in. The next […]

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3 Restaurant Closures for Short North & Downtown

Susan Post Susan Post 3 Restaurant Closures for Short North & Downtown

A new year, a new round of closures for the Columbus dining scene. Two Short North spots and one Downtown eatery have recently closed their doors. Laughlin’s Bakery After just over five years, Laughlin’s Bakery at 15 E. Second Ave. in the Short North has ended its run. Posts on social media and the company’s […]

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Iconic Campus Bar Changing Ownership

Susan Post Susan Post Iconic Campus Bar Changing Ownership

Future generations of Ohio State students will be able to keep making the same joke – telling parents they were at “The Library” – although this library doesn’t have books, but beers. Quinn Allen, owner of Zeno’s and Dick’s Dive in Harrison West, will take the reigns of The Library Bar come January 5, 2020. […]

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Panera Closes at the Gateway

Susan Post Susan Post Panera Closes at the Gateway

After 15 years, Panera Bread at the Gateway, 1619 N. High St., has closed its doors. The fast-casual eatery was one of the longest-standing tenants at the Gateway, which has seen a churn of business over the last decade and a half. Contacted for comment about the closure, Christiana Moffa, property manager, Gateway – University […]

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36 Restaurants & Bars that Closed in 2019

Susan Post Susan Post 36 Restaurants & Bars that Closed in 2019

It’s safe to say there was a net gain in Central Ohio restaurants and bars in 2019, however the scene had its casualties. This year’s closings spanned well-known Columbus brands, to fast-casual eats, pizza and drinking establishments. Grab the tissues as we run down the 36 bars and restaurants that are no more. Which will […]

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The 6th Annual Columbus Dessert Festival Returns!

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