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Native Cold Pressed & The W Nail Bar Expanding to German Village

Walker Evans Walker Evans Native Cold Pressed & The W Nail Bar Expanding to German Village

The intersection of Jaeger and Thurman in German Village is getting a healthy dose of new local businesses in 2017. We’ve already announced that Fox in the Snow Cafe and STUMP will be opening second locations in the building at the northeast intersection this year, and today Native Cold Pressed and The W Nail Bar […]

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Take a look inside Engine House No. 5

Anne Evans Anne Evans Take a look inside Engine House No. 5

The restaurant that was Engine House No. 5 is one of the ‘Ghosts of Columbus Past‘ that has been brought up a few times when some reminisce. The restaurant closed in 1993 when its owner Chuck Muer was lost at sea with his wife Betty. It sat for a few years as the building owner […]


Thurman Cafe Review from Columbus Food Review

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From The Columbus Food Review Blog: Thurman Cafe Without a doubt Thurman Cafe is the best dive in Columbus.  If you are willing to wait an hour to be seated in a place where drunkenness is key and cleanliness is overlooked to eat one greasy, cheesy, heart attack of a burger, Thurman Cafe is for […]


Bakery Gingham Opens in New Location on Saturday

Anne Evans Anne Evans

German Village is getting even sweeter. Amanda Ellis is moving her sweet shop Bakery Gingham to a bigger space on Thurman Avenue. The new space has allowed her to expand her selection of goodies too! Bakery Gingham became well-known as the delicious and beautiful cupcake spot next to the Brown Bag Deli. She offered six […]


Bakery Gingham moving to Thurman Avenue

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The Dispatch wrote Bigger cupcakes Tuesday, September 2, 2008 BY BILL CHRONISTER Amanda Ellis has begun to take her Bakery Gingham from its 220-square-foot closet at 900 Mohawk St. in German Village south across Schiller Park to Thurman Avenue, where she’ll luxuriate in a 1,200-square-foot space. The new shop is next to the Thurman Cafe, […]


Thurman Cafe: Best Burger of 2008

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The Alive wrote Best of Columbus 2008: Dining Best Burger:Thurman Cafe Runners-up: Max & Erma’s, Red Robin March 27, 2008 A stunning 18 varieties of incredible three-quarter-pound burgers are offered at this temple of jaw-breaking ground beef sandwiches, but you should at least try the namesake hamburger once. It’s packed with great juicy meat, ‘shrooms, […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!