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The buzz on Columbus’ flourishing food scene, from upscale eateries to corner cafes.

Avesta Eclectic Cuisine Closed


Seen on a Delaware message board: Tuesday Sep 18 I just want the Delaware community to know that a really great restaurant is behind driven out of business. Avesta Saaty has been serving delicious Middle Eastern fare at 12 S. Sandusky St. for the last five years, but is closing tonight due to failed lease […]


LaBamba, Potbelly, Citibank sued over "free food"


Dispatch.com wrote ‘Free food’ called illegal come-on Thursday, September 20, 2007 By James Nash Two fast-food restaurants participated in an illegal scheme to get Ohio State University students to sign up for credit cards, Attorney General Marc Dann said in a lawsuit yesterday. Dann said Potbelly Sandwich Works and La Bamba Mexican Restaurants Group enticed […]


Juergen’s Bakery & Restaurant


Since my husband is working from home today, we decided to go out together for a late lunch – it was almost 2:30 before we even made the decision, so most lunch spots were out of the question because they stopped lunch service at 2. After thinking about it for a few minutes, I suggested […]


Cornerstone Coffee Coming Soon to Third and Gay


I just popped my head into the retail space in Carlyle’s Watch and asked one of the contractors what type of business was moving into the space. He told me it is going to be Cornerstone Coffee. With Starbucks in the Key Bank building and at Broad and High, Cafe Brioso at Gay and High, […]


University Area Features Many Dining Changes

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Columbus Restaurant Blog wrote University Area Features Many Changes Tuesday, September 18, 2007 Nearly a dozen restaurants have opened, closed or changed locations in the Ohio State University area in the past several months. – The opening of the much-expanded Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar (N. High Street and Lane Avenue) – B-dubs has […]


Del Taco is coming to Columbus

 The Hegemo

They have an ad in the Sports section of the Dispatch today that they’re looking for franchisees in this area. I think they’re mostly in the west. I’ve been to Del Taco in St. Louis…it’s okay, similar to Taco Bell. http://www.deltaco.com Related Topics: – Who’s gonna open a replacement for taco ninja? – Taco+Beer has […]


Liquid coming to Little Brother’s spot


Little Bros is leaving and the new owners want to install a patio for a new restaurant. The patio would be located on the south side of the building. This is from the Italian Village Commission’s website. Anyone heard what new restaurant may be coming to the Little Bros space?


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