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City Council Announces Fee Cap for Third-Party Delivery Services

Susan Post Susan Post City Council Announces Fee Cap for Third-Party Delivery Services

Already hard-hit by the pandemic, the last week has brought more unwelcome news for the restaurant industry. Franklin County has reached a Level 4 Public Health Advisory, Governor Mike DeWine has issued a statewide curfew, and Columbus and Franklin County are about to enter a stay-at-home advisory. Likely facing a further decrease in in-person dining, […]

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The List: 7 More Fast Food Chains Some Fans Want to See in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 7 More Fast Food Chains Some Fans Want to See in Columbus

Whenever a major fast food chain opens its first location in Central Ohio, it makes a big splash. Most recently Del Taco arrived in the region with a location in Bellefontaine and more franchises slated to pop-up in Columbus and its assorted suburbs. We decided to take a look at some of the other bigger […]

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The List: 22 Restaurants Offering Take-Home Options for Thanksgiving

Susan Post Susan Post The List: 22 Restaurants Offering Take-Home Options for Thanksgiving

From entire dinners with all the fixings to desserts (pie, so much pie) and even breakfast, Central Ohio restaurants are easing the Thanksgiving cooking burden. While this annual list normally highlights spots open on Thanksgiving day, this year we’re focused on eateries offering pre-order, take-home options for a more COVID-safe celebration. An oven and a […]

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Creating an Experience Shapes Carfagna’s New Polaris Area Market & Restaurant

Susan Post Susan Post Creating an Experience Shapes Carfagna’s New Polaris Area Market & Restaurant

At Carfagna’s new location, shoppers will watch fresh mozzarella being stretched; pasta being made by hand; make a stop at the meat counter that just might seem familiar. And do it all with a glass of wine or cappuccino in-hand. The new Carfagna’s is going to be about experience. Synonymous with Italian fare in Columbus, […]

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The List: 12 Heated Patios in Columbus

Susan Post Susan Post The List: 12 Heated Patios in Columbus

Despite dropping temperatures, Ohio’s patio season is seeing an extension in 2020. (Both figuratively and literally – the City of Columbus recently extended its outdoor seating pilot program for restaurants and bars through November.) As the coronavirus pandemic continues, many guests may still feel uncomfortable dining indoors. Enter the heated patio. We’ve rounded up several local […]

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To-Go Cocktails Made Permanent

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman To-Go Cocktails Made Permanent

On Tuesday, October 13, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced he would be signing House Bill 669, which now permanently allows the carryout and delivery of cocktails with to-go meal orders. The bill passed the Ohio House in June and passed the Ohio Senate in late September. The sale and delivery of cocktails to-go was introduced […]

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City Repeals Bar and Restaurant Curfew

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman City Repeals Bar and Restaurant Curfew

The 10 p.m. curfew on bars and restaurants to curb the spread of COVID-19 has been repealed. Restaurants and bars will be able to remain open and serve food after 10 p.m., however, a statewide ban on alcohol sales after 10 p.m signed by Governor Mike DeWine in July is still in effect. Restrictions on […]

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