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Cowtown Pizza finds new digs near Grandview

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snponline.com wrote Mooovin’ on up: Cowtown Pizza finds new digs near Grandview By DONAVON CAMPBELL Published: Monday, May 12, 2008 Cowtown Pizza owner Jason Slagle says customers can expect the same great pizzas, even the location of his shop has changed slightly. Slagle, 34, recently moved Cowtown Pizza from its original location at 1333 Northwest […]


Queen Bee Restaurant shuts its doors


Redbrickdistrict.com wrote Queen Bee shuts its doors May 13, 2008 I have some sad news for you today. Our good friends at the Queen Bee have rather suddenly closed this past Saturday. Apparently their business was doing pretty well but the workload was just getting too much for them to manage. We’ve been really fortunate […]


City Barbeque – Alive review of new menu items

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The Alive wrote Sweet ham, Alabama By G.A. Benton May 8, 2008 The sultry scents of smoldering woods and meats seductively embrace you the moment your feet touch the parking lot pavement at City Barbeque. And then you see the smiles on all of the lucky people eating that sumptuous ‘cue. This happened to me […]


Bluefish foiled by fickle food, sky-high wines


The Dispatch wrote Short North venture foiled by fickle food, sky-high wines Thursday, May 8, 2008 BY BY JON CHRISTENSEN The Short North space that contains Bluefish, Seafood on the Cap (formerly occupied by Liu Pon-Xi) has undergone minimal remodeling for its latest incarnation under owner Paul Liu. The menu combines Asian and Western foods, […]


All Columbus Papa John’s to sell 23 cent pizzas today


NBC 4 wrote It’s time for Papa John’s Pizza to make good on its promise to sell a large, one-topping pizza for 23 cents in Ohio. All of the city’s 27 restaurants are participating in the promotion that includes only one single-topping pizza per family. It will be carryout only, and there will be no […]


Dirty Frank’s Hot Dogs opening downtown in July

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Dirty Frank’s Hot Dogs, a casual hot doggery and neighborhood bar is set to open mid-July in Downtown Columbus, Ohio bringing another fun and affordable lunch option to downtown workers and dwellers. Partners Elizabeth Lessner and Harold LaRue look to bring quality hot dogs and some whimsical sizzle to downtown Columbus. “Columbus has hot dog […]


Columbus ice-cream stores restock their freezers

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The Dispatch wrote Ice-cream stores restock freezers Tuesday, May 6, 2008 BY BILL CHRONISTER First, there was ice cream. Then came sorbet and sherbet, frozen custard and ice milk, frozen yogurt and gelato. They’re all back for the summer in shops throughout central Ohio, with some new twists. Several trends are making themselves felt nationwide […]


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