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Restaurant Review: D&L Sandwich Kings

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: D&L Sandwich Kings

A new sandwich shop made its official debut this fall. D&L Sandwich Kings has opened its doors on East Main, serving something a little more special than your regular deli fare. It does its own house brisket and corned beef (and a few other things) with homespun style. You know you’re close to the establishment […]

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Gramercy Books is the First New Local Book Store in 12 Years

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Gramercy Books is the First New Local Book Store in 12 Years

Kittie’s Cakes of German Village is adding a second location in Bexley this week, and they won’t be alone. Gramercy Books, Central Ohio’s first new independent bookstore in 12 years, will also open their doors on Friday. It’s the classic combination. Books and a cafe. Patrons can sip on wine, beer or Stumptown coffee, and […]

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First Look: Giant Eagle Market District Express

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: Giant Eagle Market District Express

The new Giant Eagle Market District Express officially opens in Bexley on Thursday, August 18th. The store is the first two-story format for the grocery retailer, and features a full service selection inside a smaller footprint. Click here to read our full story on the new grocery store. All photos by Walker Evans.

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Giant Eagle Opening Market District Express in Bexley

Walker Evans Walker Evans Giant Eagle Opening Market District Express in Bexley

Giant Eagle is opening its first-ever two-story grocery store this week when the Market District Express officially begins welcoming customers on Thursday in Bexley. The 30,000 square foot store represents a small footprint for any major grocery retailer, but Regional VP of Operations Brian Ferrier feels that it will be a perfect fit. “The store […]

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First Look: The Drexel Theatre Prepares for Reopening

Walker Evans Walker Evans First Look: The Drexel Theatre Prepares for Reopening

After four months of extensive renovations, the historic Drexel Theatre is prepping for a grand reopening next Friday, July 15th. The final phase of a $1.5 million update has given the entire building a major makeover. “At first thought we’d just do the marquee and the two lobbies, but the Friends of the Drexel did […]

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New BBQ Concept Landing in Old Ray Johnson’s Seafood Market Space

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner New BBQ Concept Landing in Old Ray Johnson’s Seafood Market Space

The team behind The Walrus, Olde Towne Tavern, and Corner Stone Craft Beer & Wine have plans to open a new Downtown barbecue joint. The new restaurant — name to be determined – will consist of a full service barbecue sit-down interior, drive-through, and outdoor walk-up counter. The space is located directly west of The […]

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Restaurant Review: Easy Street Cafe – Bexley Edition

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Easy Street Cafe – Bexley Edition

German Village institution, Easy Street Cafe set up a satellite operation in Bexley that made its debut at the end of 2015 (technically, it’s in the Columbus neighborhood of Eastmoor, but branding itself as the Bexley locale). It’s dark inside the new digs, but not dank. The staff, in the aisle or at the counter […]

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