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Columbus dining gained some heavy hitters in 2007

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The Dispatch wrote Central Ohio’s restaurant scene gained some heavy hitters in 2007 , lost some familiar favorites Tuesday, January 1, 2008 BY BILL CHRONISTER Restaurants come and go, and 2007 was no exception, with familiar names making their exit and newcomers opening their doors. The Creekside development in Gahanna has attracted two projects that […]

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RIP – 10 Columbus Restaurants that Closed in 2007

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2007 was a great year for new restaurants in Columbus, but there were also several eateries that closed up their doors for good. Here are the Top 10 restaurants that closed in 2007. They will all be missed. 1. The Original Wendy’s – 2007 was a bad year for Wendy’s in general. Sagging sales, a […]


2007 dining in review: Keen cuisine

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The Alive wrote 2007 dining in review: Keen cuisine By G.A. Benton December 27, 2007 Here, then, I present my off-the-cuff list of 2007’s newest and best. Note, this list — which only references restaurants launched during the past year — does not claim to be thorough or even reach the magical number of 10. […]


2007 held plenty of surprises on local dining scene

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This Week News wrote Past year held plenty of surprises on local dining scene Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007 By GARY SEMAN JR. From upscale to casual and everything in between, 2007 was a stellar year on the local dining scene. Richard Rosendale, chef and owner of Rosendales in the Short North, had the most widely […]

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Boston’s Pizza moving into old Red Star space

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Business First of Columbus wrote Boston’s Pizza moving into Arena District’s Red Star space Friday, December 21, 2007 by Dan Eaton A franchisee for Dallas-based Boston Pizza Restaurants LP will take over the space at Nationwide Boulevard and West Street, where it will open a Boston’s Gourmet Pizza. Boston’s Gourmet Pizza restaurants each have a […]


Bloggers love to share their eating experiences

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The Dispatch wrote My(dining)Space Bloggers love to share thoughts, shots of their eating experiences Wednesday, December 26, 2007 BY KEVIN JOY With a digital camera and a hefty appetite, Jim Ellison is ready for action. Seated in a booth at Ohio Deli & Restaurant, a comfort-food outlet on the South Side, he quietly takes eight […]


Brueggers coming back to Columbus

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I think I asked on here before about Brueggers, and was told they used to be in Columbus, but all the locations had closed. I was checking the Brueggers homepage to see how late the store in my parents’ neighborhood was open today, and I noticed this on the list of Ohio locations: Coming Soon: […]


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