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Victorian’s Transforms into The Shrunken Head

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The venue formerly known as Victorian’s Midnight Cafe is undergoing a transformation, and will soon be known as The Shrunken Head. The new bar will feature all-new decor and a new unique identity. The main room will continue to host live music and entertainment, while the back patio now features an enclosed Tiki bar. “We […]


Bernard’s Tavern Opens in Short North on Feb 17th

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This Wednesday, February 17th, Bernard’s Tavern will be opening in the old East Village Spot located at 630 N. High Street in the Short North. The new venue will offer a variety of craft, import, and draft beers in addition to their full bar. They will also feature a “tavern” menu that includes mini-sandwiches, salads, […]


Buckeye Hall of Fame Grill Comes to Grandview Yard

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According to an article in today’s Dispatch, the Buckeye Hall of Fame Grill will be coming soon to Grandview Yard. The new venue is not to be confused with the Buckeye Hall of Fame Cafe, which was recently closed to make way for a new six-story hotel development. The new Buckeye Hall of Fame Grill […]


Michael O’Toole’s Restaurant & Bar Opening Soon

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This February, Michael O’Toole’s will become the newest entry into the Downtown bar and restaurant scene. The new venue will be housed in the former Damon’s Grill location at 89 E. Nationwide Blvd. Michael O’Toole’s is a mix between a traditional turn-of-the-century Irish Pub and a more modernized restaurant with an expanded menu. We sat […]


Porter’s Pub Opens Near Graceland

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If you’ve driven northward on High Street recently, you might have noticed the open sign is back on inside the former Azteca’s Mexican Restaurant just north of the Graceland Shopping Center. While the exterior may still look similar, it’s actually the new home of Porter’s Pub, a neighborhood bar and grill. Owner Danielle Buzzard is […]


Club Ice on Long Street is For Sale

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On Sunday, the Dispatch published an article about the conflict between The City of Columbus and Club Ice, a Downtown nightclub located at 40 E. Long Street. Last month, the city asked for their liquor license to be revoked along with 12 other bars deemed problematic. The article goes on to discuss the bar’s issues […]


Best Happy Hour of 2009: Bodega

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Happy Hour means a lot of different things to different people. For some it’s a way to unwind after work. For others it’s cheap drink without breaking the bank. No matter what your reason may be, it’s hard to beat the happy hour specials at Bodega, who soared to the top of our reader’s poll […]


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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!