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Trio of Restaurant Closures Hit Downtown & Short North

Susan Post Susan Post Trio of Restaurant Closures Hit Downtown & Short North

Another three restaurants are calling it quits in Columbus. Following the early September closures of Three-Legged Mare, Mona’s Cafe and Abuelo’s, and the recent departures of Jack’s Diner and Little Eater Clintonville, Downtown and Short North will lose three more dining establishments. Fuzzy’s Taco Shop closed its doors at 479 N. High St. A ‘For […]

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Red Velvet Cafe Owners Opening New Filipino Restaurant

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Red Velvet Cafe Owners Opening New Filipino Restaurant

The team behind Pickerington-based Red Velvet Cafe will soon be opening a new concept in the Fifth by Northwest area. Bonifacio, a full-service Filipino restaurant, will open on the corner of King and North Star Avenues. The restaurant was announced in the wake of the Fourth Street Red Velvet’s popular Silog Filipino brunch series, which […]

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Best Bites Preview: Tiramisu, Cupcakes, Brownies & More

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Bites Preview: Tiramisu, Cupcakes, Brownies & More

Mardi Gras is the perfect day for indulgence — good drinks, great music, and of course, excessively decadent foods! To celebrate the occasion, Columbus Underground is gathering all of the city’s top dessert makers together for one night of deliciousness at our second annual Best Bites: Sweet Treats event on Tuesday, February 9th at The Athenaeum. This Mardi […]

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Bao Bros Pops Up at Red Velvet Cafe

Rebecca Wagner Rebecca Wagner Bao Bros Pops Up at Red Velvet Cafe

Raymond Kim and Krizzia Yanga, partners of pop-up Bao Bros, are bringing traditional Taiwanese steam buns to Downtown Columbus. The weekend pop-up operates out of Red Velvet Cafe, the small 246 S. 4th Street restaurant owned by Yanga. Gua bao, generally shortened to “bao,” is a taco-like street snack, usually consisting of steamed bread stuffed with […]

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Restaurant Review: Red Velvet Cafe

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Restaurant Review: Red Velvet Cafe

The cupcakes and coffee are probably the headliners at Red Velvet Café, but the sandwiches deserve a bigger chunk of the spotlight. That’s no slam on the cupcakes, not at all. In fact, the house cupcakes are devastatingly gorgeous and delish. It’s easy to get distracted by the sweets –and we’ll get to a discussion […]

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Red Velvet Café Opens Downtown Location

Walker Evans Walker Evans Red Velvet Café Opens Downtown Location

This Saturday, South Fourth Street will welcome its newest business to the growing area with the grand opening of Red Velvet Café. The business is opening in the small space between Little Palace and Dirty Frank’s, formerly occupied by Columbus Furniture Revival. Owner Krizzia Yanga is launching the business as an expansion of her parent’s […]

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