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Kolache Republic Closing Next Month

Susan Post Susan Post Kolache Republic Closing Next Month

Kolache Republic fans have until Saturday, February 8 to get their fix. The Brewery District eatery at 730 S. High St. will close its doors next month. Friends and Founders Dusty Kotchou, Rick Jardiolin and Doug Sauer have been slinging the Czech pastries for 10 years, starting at the Clintonville Farmers Market before graduating to […]

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3 Restaurant Closures for Short North & Downtown

Susan Post Susan Post 3 Restaurant Closures for Short North & Downtown

A new year, a new round of closures for the Columbus dining scene. Two Short North spots and one Downtown eatery have recently closed their doors. Laughlin’s Bakery After just over five years, Laughlin’s Bakery at 15 E. Second Ave. in the Short North has ended its run. Posts on social media and the company’s […]

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Panera Closes at the Gateway

Susan Post Susan Post Panera Closes at the Gateway

After 15 years, Panera Bread at the Gateway, 1619 N. High St., has closed its doors. The fast-casual eatery was one of the longest-standing tenants at the Gateway, which has seen a churn of business over the last decade and a half. Contacted for comment about the closure, Christiana Moffa, property manager, Gateway – University […]

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36 Restaurants & Bars that Closed in 2019

Susan Post Susan Post 36 Restaurants & Bars that Closed in 2019

It’s safe to say there was a net gain in Central Ohio restaurants and bars in 2019, however the scene had its casualties. This year’s closings spanned well-known Columbus brands, to fast-casual eats, pizza and drinking establishments. Grab the tissues as we run down the 36 bars and restaurants that are no more. Which will […]

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Long-Standing North Market Vendor Closes

Susan Post Susan Post Long-Standing North Market Vendor Closes

After a decade at the North Market, Taste of Belgium has closed its stall. The Cincinnati-based eatery opened its sole Columbus location in the North Market in May of 2009, serving up it signature waffles, crepes and more. A post on Taste of Belgium’s Facebook Page announced the sudden closure, effective immediately. We regret to […]

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District PourHouse Closing at Gateway

Susan Post Susan Post District PourHouse Closing at Gateway

The District PourHouse at the Gateway in the University District will serve its last pint tomorrow, Friday, December 13. Sporting a motto of “eat, play, pour and drink,” the concept was a rebranded idea from the owners of World of Beer that previously occupied the space at 1568 N. High St. Making the switch in […]

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RIP: 10 Restaurants That Closed This Decade (2010-2019) That We Still Miss

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These 10 restaurants had the biggest impact in Columbus during their tenures and their closures during the past decade hit hardest as fans mourned the losses. Some of these restaurants were known for high-end cuisine, while others were known more for their cultural impact on the city of Columbus and its dining preferences. Click here […]

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