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Owners of Meisters, Zeno’s Team Up on Trabue Tavern Takeover

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Owners of Meisters, Zeno’s Team Up on Trabue Tavern Takeover

Trabue Tavern may have recently closed, but its replacement carries on some similar sports bar vibes. The Quarry Co., which soft opened earlier in March, will have a grand opening this Friday, March 29. Owners Todd Meister, of Meisters’s Bar, and Mitch Allen, who is part of the Zeno’s team, acquired the space in mid-January.  […]

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Yappy Hour: Walnut Woods

  Yappy Hour: Walnut Woods

Join the Friends of Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks for an evening of food, dogs, and beer! Seventh Son and the Explorers Club Food Truck will be joining the Friends for a fun evening at Walnut Woods Metro Park. Grab your furry friend, and get them out to experience this cool dog park, your […]

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Yappy Hour

  Yappy Hour

Beer, Food, and Dogs… in a park! Enjoy a tasty beverage from Seventh Son Brewing Company, some great food from Explorers Club food truck, and some wagging tails and happy faces! Free admission! Dogs not required! We hope to see you there! Our vendors: Seventh Son Explorers Club Homedog Resort OSU Vet Clinic Hello Fresh […]

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Short Order: Explorers Club Jerk Chicken Tacos

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Short Order: Explorers Club Jerk Chicken Tacos

While food trucks are pretty much year-round operations in Columbus these days, they’re much more visible now that warmer weather has arrived. Explorers Club is a mobile operation that used to be a beloved, Latin-influenced, Merion Village restaurant. The brick-and-mortar operation closed a while back, but its truck makes regular appearances at Zauber Brewing, as […]

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Explorers Club Closes Restaurant, Shifts Focus to Food Truck

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Explorers Club Closes Restaurant, Shifts Focus to Food Truck

Sad news for South Side residents: Explorers Club has closed their brick and mortar location at 1586 South High Street. The Merion Village restaurant opened in 2011, serving a global-fusion menu for brunch, lunch, and dinner. The closing was announced yesterday on Explorers Club’s website and Facebook page: It is with a heavy heart that Orlando […]

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Restaurant Roundup: Beer Dinners, New Menus and More

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Restaurant Roundup: Beer Dinners, New Menus and More

Beer Dinners Hubbard Grille Seventh Son Brewing, located at 1101 North Fourth Street, produces some of the city’s most beloved beers, and on Monday, April 7th, you can try a few as they’re paired with dishes from Hubbard Grille’s kitchen. Guests will be welcomed with the Wuffles Session Beer before proceeding to the four-course meal […]

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Food and Fashion: Couture Cuisine at Explorer’s Club

Melanie McIntyre Melanie McIntyre Food and Fashion: Couture Cuisine at Explorer’s Club

Tickets are now on sale for a unique new event merging food and fashion. The brainchild of Explorer’s Club Executive Chef Dan Varga, Couture Cuisine is a six-course dinner with dishes inspired by the work of six local fashion designers: Crys Darling for Label Yourself, Madeleine Etter for Phyllis + Hazel, Esther Myong Hall for […]

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