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Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Uptown Untapped

Uptown Untapped is Westerville’s first-ever beer festival, recognizing both the city’s rich history as a hub for the temperance movement and celebrating its bright future in the heart of the city’s unique Uptown district. No longer classified as “The Dry Capital of the World,” Uptown Untapped touts local breweries, restaurants and musicians on the same […]

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Phatt Taco Rebranding, Reopening in Westerville

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Phatt Taco Rebranding, Reopening in Westerville

Phatt Taco is making a comeback later this year. After several locations throughout the city, owner Jose Becerra believes he’s found the perfect spot to run his business seven days of the week. Phatt Taco will reopen in Westerville, eventually rebranding (for the second time) to “Tostadalicious.” The process started almost a year ago, when […]

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Best Bites: Tacos 2015 Winner: Phatt Taco

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Bites: Tacos 2015 Winner: Phatt Taco

The biggest Best Bites event to date took place last night at Huntington Park, when 1000 guests took part in a tasting of the city’s best tacos from 20 different local restaurants. While the lines got a bit long during the peak dinner time hour, the night was filled with food, music, drinks and entertainment. Additionally, […]


Restaurant Review: Phatt Taco

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Phatt Taco

Downtown’s Phatt Taco comes enriched with a good bit of philosophy. It uses organic, fancy, baby greens; it’s got a juice bar. Phatt Taco’s cooler is stocked with non-HFC (that’s High Fructose Corn Syrup) soda pops. All the philosophical stuff doesn’t really hit you in the face when you walk through the door. But it’s […]


Restaurant Round Up: Wine Dinners & February Summary

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Restaurant Round Up: Wine Dinners & February Summary

Wine Dinners Milestone 229 On Monday, March 3rd, Milestone 229, located at 229 Civic Center Drive, will host Flavors of the Northwest, a five-course dinner featuring wines from the states of Oregon and Washington. Diners will enjoy Spring Pea Cappuccino with Crab Beignet as a starter, and A Good Mushroom Trip, a dish of mushrooms 3 […]

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Restaurant Roundup: Things You Should Know

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Restaurant Roundup: Things You Should Know

Upcoming Events North Market The annual Fiery Foods Festival at the North Market takes place on February 15th – 16th on location at 59 Spruce Street. The festival features eating and cooking challenges, live music, entertainment for the kids, and the chance to meet and mingle with Market merchants. Spicy food vendors from as far […]


Phatt Taco Opening Downtown This November

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Phatt Taco Opening Downtown This November

It’s no secret, Columbus loves tacos. And burritos and taquitos too. Mexican-inspired fare is one of the most popular in the city for several reasons, the least of which is the quickness with which it can be prepared. Speed should never trump taste, and it’s this belief that’s fueling the opening of Phatt Tacos. The […]




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