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South Campus Gateway, LLC.

Photo by Chris Casella

Keep It Hid

Have you heard about Columbus’s Secret Speakeasy? Down the stairs of an historic building in Olde Worthington sits a sub rosa gem, hidden under cover of the late-dinner-hour clatter from the unknowing diners above. Muffled…

Back to Basics

There were some rumblings when it closed. There were some rumblings when it re-opened. People fear change; it’s true. But fear not. Bodega is back, and it’s singing an all-new tune. Bodega has been a…

Photo by Megan Leigh Barnard

A Great Strange Dream

Mike Conley is espousing his goals for Kafe Kerouac, the off-campus-but-not-campus-like coffee/club house. Keep the doors open, pay the bills, make sure the employees are compensated reasonably…it’s a pretty standard spiel for a small business…

Strong in Spirit

Columbus is not short on new restaurant and bar offerings. The Short North alone has become a veritable meat grinder of options; each new space forced into a fixed geography and through the same grinding…

Booze by the Batch

The emergence of the big-city-style, 12-dollar craft cocktails here in Columbus has been well documented. In this very publication, we’ve explored the phenomenon from the most luxurious at-home bars to the most authentic public offerings….

Your Happy Place

Whether single or married, I suspect few people’s happy place is connected with Valentine’s Day. The holiday can be contrived and clichéd, and restaurants are often packed with displays of affection that should have been…

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