Larry’s: ‘Center of the universe’ closing
The Dispatch wrote Larry’s: ‘Center of the universe’ closing
Saturday, December 27, 2008
BY KEVIN JOY
Larry’s is the stuff of legend, a weathered bohemian watering hole where Bob Dylan supposedly once spent the night in an upstairs apartment, a bowling alley used to draw patrons to the basement, and finger-snapping poetry nights attracted Monday crowds for a quarter-century.
“It used to be the center of the universe,” said Mike Hummel, a Columbus rock musician who has frequented the Ohio State University-area bar since the 1970s and was once known as “the mayor of Larry’s.”