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Westies in Clintonville to Function as Event Space Until Further Notice

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Westies in Clintonville to Function as Event Space Until Further Notice

This week, Westies’ Clintonville location has shut down its restaurant operations to transition into an event space for the holiday season. The decision came after several months of staffing issues. “It’s a problem not just in Columbus, but nationwide,” says Westies Director of Operations Connor O’ Neill. “Friends of mine say how they’re constantly hiring. […]

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First Look: Westies Gastropub

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson First Look: Westies Gastropub

After months of construction, Westies Gastropub, located at 940 South Front Street, is finally ready to welcome eager guests. The 5,300 square feet restaurant and sports bar features two distinct spaces — a main dining room and a lounge, both with fully stocked bars — as well as an outdoor patio, ready for use in […]

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Westies Gastropub Coming Soon to The Brewery District

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Westies Gastropub Coming Soon to The Brewery District

There have been speculations for months surrounding the happenings at 940 South Front Street in the Brewery District. The spot, which sits right at the corner of Frederick and Front Streets, was formerly Mason Memorial Studio (maker of tombstones and headstones), but news traveled quickly that a restaurant was coming, adding to the burgeoning dining […]

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White Rabbit Set to Open in Brewery District in August

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson White Rabbit Set to Open in Brewery District in August

When Erik Till and Lisa Edge first bought the now-closed Tommy Keegan’s space at 456 South Front Street last year, they promised to convert it into a modern-Midwestern New American eatery, the kind of place where worlds would meet, and the guy in the t-shirt would be just as comfortable as the one in the […]

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Restaurant Review: The Crest Gastropub

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: The Crest Gastropub

The Crest Gastropub is swarming with customers. They’re everywhere, sitting at the bar, perched on the patio, standing around… standing in the parking lot waiting to get inside the joint. You can’t blame them, really. It’s a beautiful island on Indianola: an airy, rustic-slash-industrial spot with a big list of beers. Who wouldn’t want to […]

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The New Crest Gastropub of Clintonville

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The New Crest Gastropub of Clintonville

Gastro pubs are trending right now – and with good reason. They offer customers the opportunity to enjoy gourmet cuisine in a casual atmosphere, the merging of two worlds that were always destined to co-exist. The Crest has truly taken this notion to heart, creating a space that not only combines food and ambiance, but […]

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Bar 145 Coming Soon to Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Bar 145 Coming Soon to Columbus

If you’ll recall from last October, the Toledo-based Bar 145 has been scoping out the Columbus market for expansion of their burger bar gastropub concept. After a few months of searching, they’ve found what they’re looking for at 955 West 5th Avenue in the Fifth by Northwest neighborhood. “The Grandview location appealed to us because […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

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