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Rise Brands Debuting Weenie Wonder at Bridge Park

Susan Post Susan Post Rise Brands Debuting Weenie Wonder at Bridge Park

Rise Brands’ latest concept will serve up a heavy dose of nostalgia, but this time not through games or cocktails, but hot dogs, jojos and milkshakes. The company behind PINS Mechanical Co. and 16-Bit Bar + Arcade is venturing into food territory with its first restaurant, Weenie Wonder. Founder Troy Allen says the concept has […]

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First Look: Pins Mechanical Co. & 16-Bit Bar + Arcade at Easton

Susan Post Susan Post First Look: Pins Mechanical Co. & 16-Bit Bar + Arcade at Easton

The PINS Mechanical Co. and 16-Bit Bar + Arcade mash-up will make its debut at Easton Town Center on Thursday, March 4…all 38,000 square feet of it. The address, 4117 Worth Ave., is Rise Brands’ largest location yet for the growing bar and entertainment concepts. PINS at Easton spans two floors plus a mezzanine level […]

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16-Bit Bar+Arcade Opening Bridge Park Location in Dublin

Walker Evans Walker Evans 16-Bit Bar+Arcade Opening Bridge Park Location in Dublin

Columbus-based Rise Brands announced this afternoon plans to open a sixth 16-Bit Bar+Arcade location, and second in Central Ohio, with the addition of a Bridge Park location in Dublin. The move follows closely in the footsteps of the Bridge Park opening of PINS Mechanical Co. — the pinball and duckpin bowling entertainment concept also developed […]

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Over 50 Restaurants Opened in Columbus in 2016

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Over 50 Restaurants Opened in Columbus in 2016

Part of what makes Columbus a fun place to go out for dinner and a drink is that there always seems to be a new spot to check out. Throughout the year, Columbus Underground keeps track of the gradual influx of businesses, whether they’re new ventures or replicas of established concepts. At the end of […]

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Pins Mechanical Company to Open Second Location in Dublin

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pins Mechanical Company to Open Second Location in Dublin

The hotly anticipated entertainment venue Pins Mechanical Company has not even opened their first location in Downtown Columbus, but they’re already announcing a second spot that will be coming to Bridge Park in Dublin next summer. The second location is expected to bring more of the same type of entertainment to visitors, including duckpin bowling, pinball, […]

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Patio Upgrades Planned for Pins Mechanical Company

Walker Evans Walker Evans Patio Upgrades Planned for Pins Mechanical Company

Pins Mechanical Company hasn’t even opened yet, and it’s already getting some upgrades. The new duckpin-bowling-and-pinball-bar is swapping out a small parking lot to add a second patio, and will bring a healthy dose of new Downtown greenery along with it. “We kept going back on forth on what to do with that corner at Fourth […]

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Pinball, Duckpin Bowling and Other Old School Entertainment in Store at Pins Mechanical Company

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pinball, Duckpin Bowling and Other Old School Entertainment in Store at Pins Mechanical Company

Three summers ago, Columbus scored its first bar/arcade combo with the opening of 16-Bit at 254 South Fourth Street. This summer, a new concept from the same owner will bring a slightly different kind of venue just up the road at 141 North Fourth Street. Pins Mechanical Company is the name of the latest venture from […]

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