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Tom+Chee Closes all Three Columbus Locations

Walker Evans Walker Evans Tom+Chee Closes all Three Columbus Locations

Cincinnati-based restaurant Tom+Chee appears to have quietly closed all three Central Ohio locations. The grilled-cheese-and-tomato-soup-centric restaurants were operated locally by franchisee Ron Freeman. The University District location was dark during lunchtime today, has been reported as closed on Yelp, and both its Twitter and Facebook accounts have been deleted. The phone number for the University District […]

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Unusual Eats: King Kong Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Unusual Eats: King Kong Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Columbus is home to some big food. This city is home to the Thurmanator. We have an eight pound omelet. Columbus has produced a Dagwood impressive enough to score some time on national television in Man vs Food. And we have King Kong. True, there’s no t-shirt or cash prize for conquering King Kong. It’s […]

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Grilled Cheese Mondays Return to Bodega

Walker Evans Walker Evans Grilled Cheese Mondays Return to Bodega

You asked for it. You got it. Bodega is bringing back Grilled Cheese Monday. The deal will be set up the same as it was prior to the Bodega revamp earlier this year, with grilled cheese sandwiches on sale for a mere dollar, and the ever-popular happy hour deal running for half-off all drafts and three […]

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Melt Bar & Grilled Expanding To Easton Gateway

Walker Evans Walker Evans Melt Bar & Grilled Expanding To Easton Gateway

Popular Cleveland-based grilled cheese palace Melt Bar & Grilled has taken Columbus by storm. Their Short North location opened only seven short months ago, and the restaurant has remained regularly crowded by fans of gargantuan sandwiches and the hip ambiance that can be found within. Today, Melt has announced a second Columbus location that will […]

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Restaurant Review: Tom+Chee

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Tom+Chee

Nothing says Run Far Far Away like a giant line of customers spilling out the door of a joint. What could possibly be so delicious and so special that it’s worth investing hours of life standing in line? Fortunately, the line at Tom+Chee moves fast. In fact, it’s an order line that clips along in […]

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Tom & Chee Coming Soon to Pickerington & Hilliard

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Tom & Chee Coming Soon to Pickerington & Hilliard

After overwhelming online demand from Columbus visitors, what’s being called “the ultimate grilled cheese experience” is finally coming to town. Tom & Chee, a Cincinnati-based company whose success can be best described as overnight, is poised to open two locations in the city this year. Tom & Chee has garnered national recognition primarily for one […]

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Restaurant Review: Melt Bar and Grilled

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Melt Bar and Grilled

If you like people — REALLY like lots and lots of people, and you like hanging out for a couple of hours when you visit a restaurant, then the Short North’s new Melt Bar and Grilled is the place to be. Oh my, there are lots of people at Melt. They’re waiting for seating, they’re […]

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