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Ohio’s Own: The Crazy Cucumber

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: The Crazy Cucumber

Wherever you find The Crazy Cucumber, you will also find a line of people. Lines for sweet Georgia peaches make sense. Lines for ice cream or deep-fried cheese makes sense. But a line for pickles? A veggie that’s been preserved in brine? It makes no sense.  One bite, though, could very well inspire a conversion. Plus, the […]

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Bites & Sips: News from BrewDog, Comune, Ambrose & Eve and More

Susan Post Susan Post Bites & Sips: News from BrewDog, Comune, Ambrose & Eve and More

Say hello to Bites & Sips, your source for tidbits of news in the world of food and drink in Columbus! From new happy hours, menu updates and special events, to bottle releases, anniversaries and more, keep up with the food and dining scene in Central Ohio. BrewDog’s DogHouse Makes TIME World’s Greatest Places List […]

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Opening Date Set for Short North Shake Shack

Susan Post Susan Post Opening Date Set for Short North Shake Shack

Columbus will celebrate the grand opening of its second Shake Shack in less than a year. The Short North Shake Shack opens its doors on Wednesday, September 4 at 11 a.m. Located at 740 N. High St. on the ground floor of the Graduate Hotel, the Short North location will serve up the chain’s signature […]

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Old North’s Trillium Closing This Weekend

Susan Post Susan Post Old North’s Trillium Closing This Weekend

After just over two years, Trillium will close its doors as of Sunday, September 1. The Old North restaurant opened at 2333 N. High St., the former home of Alana’s Food & Wine, in July of 2017 serving an upscale food menu with a focus on wine. A post on the restaurant’s Facebook page said: […]

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Crimson Cup Coffee Coming Soon to Easton Town Center

Susan Post Susan Post Crimson Cup Coffee Coming Soon to Easton Town Center

The new $500 million Easton Expansion is getting a dose of caffeine. Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea will open its third area coffee shop under the name Crimson. The new flagship coffee shop will focus on creating an immersive experience that will connect guests with not only an exceptional cup of coffee, but the stories […]

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Restaurant Review: Katalina’s, Too!

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Katalina’s, Too!

Pancake Balls arrived in Clintonville this summer, as Katalina’s debuted its second Columbus location. Long a mainstay in Victorian Village, the joint is overdue for a territory expansion. The original spot is almost always crowded, with more hopeful guests queued-up in line than seats available for dining. Katalina’s is something locals are willing to wait in line […]

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First Look: Via Vecchia Winery

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Via Vecchia Winery

Via Vecchia is ready for guests at its new South Side event venue and winery at 2108 S. High St. The Columbus-based winery made the move from the Brewery District to the South Side, joining a growing hub of businesses at The Fort. Owner Michael Elmer is excited to be part of what is becoming a […]

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