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Local restaurant owners pressed to offer more

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The Dispatch wrote Owners pressed to offer more Tuesday, January 8, 2008 BY BILL CHRONISTER Just as tight credit and higher fuel costs hurt consumers, they’re also forcing restaurateurs to think about new ways to get us into their chairs. As they consider raising prices, they’re also trying to satisfy “millennials,” who want what’s newest […]


2007 held plenty of surprises on local dining scene

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This Week News wrote Past year held plenty of surprises on local dining scene Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007 By GARY SEMAN JR. From upscale to casual and everything in between, 2007 was a stellar year on the local dining scene. Richard Rosendale, chef and owner of Rosendales in the Short North, had the most widely […]

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Cafe Corner – Dispatch Review

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Cafe Corner wrote New bread, grilling create tasty sandwiches Thursday, December 13, 2007 KYLE ROBERTSON | DISPATCH Cafe Corner, the Victorian Village-Harrison West source of unusual sandwiches, has enlarged its menu considerably. One new winner is the puebla BLT, which combines the BLT with what Cafe Corner calls a “spicy espresso chili sauce” ($6.95). The […]

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Benevolence Cafe: Dispatch Review

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The Dispatch wrote Name sums up appeal of alternative eatery Thursday, December 13, 2007 BY KEVIN KIDDER The word alternative could describe many aspects of Benevolence Cafe, with its bohemian decor and vegetarian fare. The tables are long, with bench seating — as in a German beer hall or a commune. They encourage people to […]


Hobnob at Bob’s Bar with 180 kinds of beer

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The Dispatch wrote Hobnob at Bob’s Friday, November 30, 2007 BY NICK CHORDAS I know of no other bar in Columbus where one can sample 180 kinds of beer and sit next to a Stroker Ace-era Burt Reynolds. Then again, few other bars are quite like Bob’s. Half throwback neighborhood tavern (check out the 1980s […]


Vendors finding their wings at the North Market


The Dispatch wrote Vendors find wings at market Tuesday, November 13, 2007 BY BILL CHRONISTER Jeni Britton just signed a lease for a space in the Bexley Gateway project for what will be her fourth Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams shop. Nida and Chris Perry are close to opening their first free-standing restaurant, Nida’s Thai on […]


Elevator restaurant moving beer brewing downtown

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The Dispatch wrote Elevator restaurant giving old garage a new beginning as beer birthplace Tuesday, November 6, 2007 By Bill Chronister The interior walls are sandblasted back to the brick, and the beams are clean down to the wood. Work is going well on Dick Stevens’ efforts to turn a former Goodyear garage at 165 […]


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