Our City Online

Holy Chicken!

Restaurant Roundup: Daily Growler Turns 5, New Bubble Tea Shop Opens Near Campus, and more

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Restaurant Roundup: Daily Growler Turns 5, New Bubble Tea Shop Opens Near Campus, and more

Columbus always has many new restaurants, expansions, menu updates and other changes, it’s sometimes hard to keep up with everything. That’s why our Restaurant Roundup series was designed to keep you informed with the latest and greatest updates. Here’s what’s new in the local dining scene: Vivi Bubble Tea Opened earlier this month, Vivi Bubble […]

No Comments

Opinion: 5 Takeaways From The Holy Chicken Incident

Michael Jones Michael Jones Opinion: 5 Takeaways From The Holy Chicken Incident

Morgan Spurlock’s website lists his occupation as “writer, director and producer”. It could just as easily note, “raconteur, merry prankster and provocateur” based on past history. What hasn’t always been clear is his investigative methodology and the lengths that he is willing to go to prove a point. Spurlock’s announcement last week that his four […]

No Comments

Holy Chicken May Not be a Real Restaurant, But Still Delivers an Important Message

Walker Evans Walker Evans Holy Chicken May Not be a Real Restaurant, But Still Delivers an Important Message

Just like the tagline proclaims, Holy Chicken is indeed too good to be true. It’s not healthy. It’s not even likely to become a real restaurant beyond the four day pop-up. But the purpose behind it is indeed real, and the message it conveys is an important one. Holy Chicken founder and documentary filmmaker Morgan […]

15 Comments

Photos: Holy Chicken Debuts in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans Photos: Holy Chicken Debuts in Columbus

"If we can put out a fast food restaurant that tells you how bad fast food restaurants are, then I think that's pretty great." — Morgan Spurlock of Holy Chicken.

Update 11/20/16: Holy Chicken May Not be a Real Restaurant, But Delivers an Important Message Morgan Spurlock’s Holy Chicken fast food restaurant officially opened its doors for the first time this morning, and hundreds of curious eaters decided to brave the cold weather for a chance to try it out on day one. During the […]

2 Comments

Super Size Me Creator Opening All-Natural Fast Food Restaurant in Columbus

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Super Size Me Creator Opening All-Natural Fast Food Restaurant in Columbus

Update 11/20/16: Holy Chicken May Not be a Real Restaurant, But Delivers an Important Message Remember that guy who almost killed himself by eating nothing but McDonalds for a month? He’s opening a fast food restaurant just outside Westerville, and it’s popping up this weekend. Morgan Spurlock, creator and star of Super Size Me (2004), […]

1 Comment

dining categories