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Best Dish of 2008: The Hulk & The San Rolando

Anne Evans Anne Evans

(Photo by Restaurant Widow) bonoPIZZA wins another category in the “Best Dish or Menu Item for 2008”. Although ‘Anything Bono’ was the winner, the Hulk Pizza and the San Rolando were the standout selections. The #17 Hulk pizza is: “entirely green, pesto, fresh mozz, fresh spinach, green olives, green onions, green peppers, zucchini, and anything else […]


Best CU Event of 2008: The 7 Year Anniversary Party

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Throughout 2008, Columbus Underground hosted nearly three dozen events ranging from the monthly happy hours, to movie meetups, to group condo tours, to food eating competitions, to volunteer activities, to many others. Our biggest and best event of 2008 was held in November when we celebrated the 7th Anniversary of ColumbusUnderground.com. The party was held […]

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Best New Restaurant of 2008: bonoPIZZA

Walker Evans Walker Evans

(Photo by swampkitty) While only open for roughly five months last year (July through November) bonoPIZZA made a good enough impression on the regulars of Columbus Underground to land it a number one spot in our poll for Best New Restaurant of 2008. What started off with a simple inquisitive post about the discovery of […]


bonoPIZZA is moving from Short North to Grandview


Dear ColumbusUnderground folks, Today Peggy and I made a decision to permanently close the bonoPIZZA operation on Russell Street. During our time there, we met many nice people and we loved our neighbors. So it took quite a bit of thought to arrive at this decision. Kent Rigsby owns the bakery where Bono was located, […]


The Roland Pizza – A Bono ToGo Exclusive

 CMH Gourmand

Many of you are aware of Roland – prolific CU poster and predatory Bristol dancer. Some of you know that Roland has two great obsessions – Bono Pizza and White Castles. So the question was posed – much like the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup – what if you took two great tastes – that (could) […]


12 Columbus Meals for $12 in The Alive

Walker Evans Walker Evans

This week in The Alive, G.A. Benton highlights 12 great meals in Columbus that cost 12 dollars or less. Many of the featured items come from Columbus Underground favorites such as El Arepazo, BonoToGo, Betty’s Food and Spirits, Pita Hut, Danny’s Deli, Starliner Diner, and The Northstar Cafe. A few of the others are a […]


BonoTOGO: New pizza joint in the Short North


This Week News wrote Pie-maker gets his pizza hand ready again Wednesday, June 4, 2008 By Gary Seman Jr. Bill Yerkes is at it again. After a brief hiatus from making traditional Napoli-style pizzas, Yerkes is again ready to put a pie in your face. Yerkes is subletting Eleni-Christina Bakery in the evenings for his […]


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