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Mission Coffee Co. Not Reopening Short North Shop

Susan Post Susan Post Mission Coffee Co. Not Reopening Short North Shop

What started as a temporary closure for Mission Coffee Co. has now become permanent. The roaster will not reopen the doors to its Short North café, 11 Price Ave. The shop initially closed temporarily in April, a few weeks after the statewide dine-in shutdown began. “When we closed our café in the Short North, we […]

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One Line Closes Downtown Cafe in Huntington Center

Walker Evans Walker Evans One Line Closes Downtown Cafe in Huntington Center

While One Line Coffee re-opened both their original Short North shop and their newer Franklinton location last Friday, one spot did not make the re-opening list. The Downtown cafe housed inside the Huntington Center was announced as closing permanently. “We are so grateful for our five years in the building — so many good memories, […]

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First Look: Florin Coffee Shop

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Florin Coffee Shop

North Linden now has its very own local coffee shop. Florin Coffee celebrates the grand opening of its first cafe today, Wednesday, January 29. The roaster has been working out of the space at 874 Oakland Park Ave. for over a year, making the decision to add a coffee shop to the mix this winter. […]

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The Top 10 Coffee Shops of 2019

Best of CU Best of CU The Top 10 Coffee Shops of 2019

Coffee has become a very big deal in Columbus, and local connoisseurs are interested in unique local roasts instead of their chain counterparts. To that end, we survey our readers and editors each year about their favorite coffee shops and once again, Stauf’s was crowned number one. Stauf’s has been on a hot streak as […]

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Ohio’s Own: Westside Barbell Coffee

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Ohio’s Own: Westside Barbell Coffee

There’s strong coffee…Then there’s Westside Barbell strong coffee.  Westside Barbell is a bona fide institution on the (at the risk of being obvious) West Side of Columbus. According to its website, it’s an invitation-only physical training laboratory that’s been the home of 140 world records and Olympic gold medals. It’s been the subject of a documentary […]

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Crimson Cup to Release First Canned Cold Brew Next Week

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Crimson Cup to Release First Canned Cold Brew Next Week

Locally-based and award-winning Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea is diving into cold brew. Their new Canned Cold Brew coffee, made with direct trade beans, debuts Tuesday, April 9. Crimson Cup’s cold brew release features their Finca El Cadejo coffee, sourced through their Friend2Farmer direct trade program. The beans, grown on a small farm in the […]

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Impero Coffee Soon to be Roaming Goat Coffee

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Impero Coffee Soon to be Roaming Goat Coffee

Regulars at the Short North’s Impero Coffee will have a new name to call home come December. For the last year, Roaming Goat Coffee owner Jason Thomas has been transitioning the space into what will become a showcase for the wholesale roasting business he’s ran for four years. Back then, there wasn’t too much competition: […]

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