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Holy Smoke BBQ Expands Restaurant in Gahanna

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You may be familiar with Holy Smoke BBQ through their North Market stall or their popular food truck, but you may not realize that their Gahanna location on North Hamilton Road has recently expanded to offer dine in service to customers looking for a more complete restaurant experience. “We wanted to make our customers’ experience at […]

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Review: Flatiron Bar & Diner

 Morgan Kelley Review: Flatiron Bar & Diner

The Flatiron Building in New York City is an iconic structure that many people all over the US will recognize. Columbus has its own namesake Flatiron building, and although it’s shorter, it contains a great local restaurant that will still give you a good reason to visit. I recently paid the Flatiron Bar & Diner […]


Review: Aloha Hawaiian BBQ & Asian Bistro

 Morgan Kelley Review: Aloha Hawaiian BBQ & Asian Bistro

When I first read about Aloha Hawaiian BBQ in the Columbus Underground messageboard, I got pretty excited. Then when I found out that it would be my first assignment for a new weekly restaurant review column featured on Columbus Underground, I was ecstatic! First, a little background. Aloha Hawaiian BBQ & Asian Bistro is a […]


Top 10 Food Carts & Food Trucks – Summer 2010

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(Image by StreetEatsColumbus.com) Wednesday marked the first official day of autumn, which means that summer has unfortunately come to a close. To mark the occasion, we asked everyone to cast their votes last week and name their favorite food carts and food trucks of the summer. We’ve tallied up the votes and your top 10 […]


Meat Packers Outlet: A Downtown Best Kept Secret

Walker Evans Walker Evans Meat Packers Outlet: A Downtown Best Kept Secret

If you happen to stroll down a quiet portion of South Fifth Street, you might have already discovered the Meat Packers Outlet. If not, you may never have known that this establishment was right under your nose. The Meat Packers Outlet is a family owned business that has been around for over 53 years, and […]


Smackies BBQ Opens Food Cart in Clintonville


Photo by ColumbusFoodie.com Got the following info via email from Smackies BBQ owner James Anderson the other day: I have opened three restaurants and I have closed them all. I couldn’t seem to get my blood pressure down and closing the restaurant I think has finally got me nice and calm and I think my […]


Smokin Joe’s Returns to Jazz & Ribs Festival


Joe “Smoke” Jackson has always known good barbecue. Growing up in South Carolina, his family has cooked and created barbecue dishes since he was a young child. When he decided to start up his business 14 years ago, he wanted to bring authentic barbecue to his new hometown of Columbus. He built two large Iron […]


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