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In the Kitchen: Executive Chef Jack Moore of Watershed Kitchen & Bar

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega In the Kitchen: Executive Chef Jack Moore of Watershed Kitchen & Bar

There’s something about that small town Ohio palate. Canned green beans. Mashed potatoes. Well done steak. It’s comfortable and familiar, even to Jack Moore, Executive Chef at Watershed Kitchen & Bar. When Moore was growing up, green beans were green beans, not haricot verts. They were soft, not crispy. And they were canned, not fresh. […]

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Angry Bear Kitchen Opening in Former Sage American Bistro Spot

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Angry Bear Kitchen Opening in Former Sage American Bistro Spot

What happens when you get three of the city’s aspiring young chefs together, give them their own space, and tell them to reinvent regional American cuisine? An establishment that closely resembles The Angry Bear Kitchen, a modern eatery putting an epicurean spin on old-school flavors. It’s poised to open soon in the old Sage American […]

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Sage American Bistro Closes Doors

Walker Evans Walker Evans Sage American Bistro Closes Doors

Sage American Bistro is closing its doors after a five year run at 2653 North High Street. The  restaurant was regularly voted as one of the best in Columbus by CU readers for its farm-to-table concept, eccentric menu items and amazing Sunday brunch menu. “Sage, which was named after my daughter, was my passion,” said […]

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Restaurant Roundup: Dinners, Contests, and Independents’ Day

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Restaurant Roundup: Dinners, Contests, and Independents’ Day

Dinners The Columbus Food & Wine Affair The Columbus Food & Wine Affair is an annual charitable event for amateur and experienced oenophiles. This year marks the 11th in the tradition, and its Grand Tasting is to be held this Friday, September 20th at the Franklin Park Conservatory, 1777 East Broad Street. Tickets cost $130, […]

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Review: Sage American Bistro Brunch Menu

 Morgan Kelley Review: Sage American Bistro Brunch Menu

Sage American Bistro has been around for four years now, serving the Old North Columbus neighborhood with fantastic dinners and brunches. Following Chef Bill Glover’s departure from daily duties at Sage to head to the new Gallerie Bar & Bistro at the Downtown Hilton Hotel, I wondered if the restaurant was still staying up to […]

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The Unique Dish: Pacu Fish Ribs stand out on the menu at Sage

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Unique Dish: Pacu Fish Ribs stand out on the menu at Sage

We recently began a quest to find some of the more unique menu items throughout the Columbus restaurant scene and started off strong with sausage-gravy pizza, pu pu platters and panini sliders. But our latest installment is likely to top them all. Sage American Bistro introduced a fish rib dish to their appetizer menu several […]

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Local Artist Spotlight: Chris Rankin

Walker Evans Walker Evans Local Artist Spotlight: Chris Rankin

Chris Rankin is a local CCAD grad who is leading a double life. By day, he is a Principal at Creative Spot, a local design, marketing and interactive firm. By night, he is an encaustic painter and engaged member of the local art community, currently serving on the board at the Ohio Art League. We […]

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