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Ohio Deli Destroyed in Overnight Fire

Walker Evans Walker Evans Ohio Deli Destroyed in Overnight Fire

The Ohio Deli, a southside staple at 3444 South High Street, was damaged severely in an overnight fire. Local TV news stations reported that the cause is currently unknown, and that firefighters had trouble fighting the flames in the cold weather. Police and Fire crews were still on site at 9:45am this morning, assessing the damage. […]

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New Dagwood Challenge Champion: Mark Lyle

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Roughly a year ago, a group of Columbus Underground regulars set out to complete “The Dagwood Challenge” at The Ohio Deli on the south side of Columbus. Seven valiant men completed the task: to eat the massive Dagwood sandwich with a side of fries in under 30 minutes. Zach “Cyclist” Henkel finished first that day […]


Sandwich draws TV show to Columbus

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The Dispatch wrote Sandwich draws TV show Wednesday, December 10, 2008 BY KEVIN JOY First and foremost, it’s a sandwich — a hulking sourdough gut-buster stuffed with 2 1/2 pounds of ham, sirloin and turkey. For six years, it has been a staple at a South Side eatery. Tonight, though, the Dagwood at the Ohio […]


The Dagwood Challenge – Relive the Magic!

 CMH Gourmand

The Travel Channel has a new show called Man vs. Food. The host travels around the country profiling good food cities and taking on one of the culinary eating feats in that town. The show came to Columbus and covered an OSU tailgate, Schmidt’s and the Thurman Burger. For the grand finale…. The Dagwood at […]


The Dagwood Challenge Video

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