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Located at the corner of High Street and 3rd Avenue, Bodega is right in the heart of the Short North Arts District. Bodega offers a fresh and delicious menu and a wide array of quality drink options. Their atmosphere is relaxed, but professional, and is perfect for everything from a business lunch to a bustling happy hour to a first date. More information can be found at www.columbusbodega.com.

Short North Basil Closes, Making Way for New Restaurant by Basil and Bodega Owners

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Short North Basil Closes, Making Way for New Restaurant by Basil and Bodega Owners

Basil’s Short North location has closed to make way for a new restaurant from Basil owner Rhome Ruanphae and Bodega owner Brian Swanson. The name and concept are still up in the air, but the team says new details will emerge in January 2019. “I think the area has just grown so much that after […]

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Bodega Sold to New Ownership

Walker Evans Walker Evans Bodega Sold to New Ownership

Short North bar Bodega has new ownership as of last week, though fans of the establishment should expect few changes to be made. Former co-owner Collin Castore informed us last night that he and his business partner Sang Lankhani have sold the bar to Brian Swanson last week. “I will continue to help with orders […]

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Best Happy Hour of 2014: Bodega

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Happy Hour of 2014: Bodega

Since 2009, Columbus Underground readers have voted Bodega’s happy hour specials as the best in Columbus. And for good reason. With half off all 49 draft beers on tap from 4pm to 8pm Monday through Friday, it’s hard to beat that selection at that price point. 2014 was a big year for Bodega though, which […]

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Grilled Cheese Mondays Return to Bodega

Walker Evans Walker Evans Grilled Cheese Mondays Return to Bodega

You asked for it. You got it. Bodega is bringing back Grilled Cheese Monday. The deal will be set up the same as it was prior to the Bodega revamp earlier this year, with grilled cheese sandwiches on sale for a mere dollar, and the ever-popular happy hour deal running for half-off all drafts and three […]

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Guide to Craft Beer-Centric Bars in Columbus

Aimee Hancock Aimee Hancock Guide to Craft Beer-Centric Bars in Columbus

In more recent years, Columbus has become home to a growing number of breweries and beer-centric bars. While a typical bar offers an array of beer, liquor and wine, a beer-centric bar focuses on just that—beer. This entails a drink list in which craft and smaller-batch brews largely overshadow the more commercialized beers like Budlight. […]

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Restaurant Roundup: What’s New, Happening & May Summary

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Restaurant Roundup: What’s New, Happening & May Summary

Montgomery Inn For the first time in 63 years, Montgomery Inn, Cincinnati’s pride and joy, has introduced a new sauce to their lineup: Chipotle Barbecue. This sauce is a spicier version of the popular Montgomery Inn Barbecue Sauce, which was invented by the originators’ son, Tom, way back when. The new sauce is a well-balanced […]

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First Look: Bodega Columbus Relaunch

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson First Look: Bodega Columbus Relaunch

It has seemed an interminable wait, but finally, the doors to Bodega Columbus, located at 1044 North High Street, are once again open. It’s got a new look, new menu, but same great attitude and people. The new layout at Bodega allows customers to order their food at a window before sitting, thereby expediting the […]

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