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Restaurant Roundup: New Menus, New Hours and Beer News

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Restaurant Roundup: New Menus, New Hours and Beer News

New Menus & Hours Katalina’s Café Corner On Monday, July 21st, popular breakfast spot, Katalina’s Café Corner, located at 1105 Pennsylvania Avenue, will unveil a new menu that will reflect, and remind folks, what Katalina’s is all about – traditional fare with a twist and a little Latin touch. A Maque Choux Salata, finished with spiced […]

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Grass Skirt Becomes New Home for Kahiki’s George The Monkey

Sally Wenxin Xia Sally Wenxin Xia Grass Skirt Becomes New Home for Kahiki’s George The Monkey

A historical tiki sculpture is once again up for public display outside the Grass Skirt Tiki Room. Meet George the Monkey — originally built and designed for the Polynesian eatery Kahiki (RIP: 1961- 2000) located in East Columbus, George was acquired in an auction along with other items from the grandly decorated restaurant by the […]

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The List: 12 Great Columbus Patios to Try this Summer

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson The List: 12 Great Columbus Patios to Try this Summer

Yesterday was the first day of summer, which means it’s time for the big Ps: pools, parties, and patios. Whether going out to make friends, or hanging with the ones you already have, these patios are the spots to make the most of our favorite months: Union Café Located right on busy High Street at […]

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Photos: Downtown Luau 2013

 Logan Miller Photos: Downtown Luau 2013

The Grass Skirt and The Hills Market Downtown jointly hosted the first ever Downtown Luau this past Saturday, June 8th from 11:30am to 8pm. The event included live music, fire-roasted hawaiian pork sandwiches, tiki cocktails, and more. Near perfect weather kept the event feeling tropical without the humidity of being too close to the equator. […]

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Restaurant Roundup: Pop-Up Taqueria, Haiku-versary, Downtown Luau & More

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Restaurant Roundup: Pop-Up Taqueria, Haiku-versary, Downtown Luau & More

Haiku Poetic Food & Art Turns 15 Opened at their 800 North High Street location for 15 years, Haiku is celebrating this milestone with the community on Tuesday, June 4th with a grand gala. From 5pm-7pm, long-time and new patrons are encouraged to join Paul and Justin Liu and their extended Haiku family for live […]

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Set Your Drinks to Blaze at The Grass Skirt Tiki Room

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Set Your Drinks to Blaze at The Grass Skirt Tiki Room

Looking for a little heat this winter? Then head over to Grass Skirt Tiki Room for the Flaming CocoNaut Reentry, a this-one-sneaks-up-on-you libation for 2-4 people depending on your thirst, your greed, and/or how many sips it takes to make you all giggly. It’s made from cream of coconut, fresh squeezed lime juice, and Myer’s […]

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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!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!