Friday Food Bites: January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019

There’s a lot happening in the Columbus restaurant world – here’s the latest!

  • Fox in the Snow Cafe is ready to open their third location tomorrow, Saturday, Jan. 12 at 8 a.m. The newest spot for the bakery and coffee shop is at 160 W. Main St. in New Albany.
  • Fast casual Mediterranean Brassica is also opening their newest location at 1442 W. Lane Ave. on Friday, Jan. 18.
  • The Belgian Iron Wafel Co. hosts their grand opening at 19 W. Russell St. in Short North on Saturday, Jan. 12.
  • Menya Ramen in Dublin is closing after Sunday, Jan. 13.
  • Coffee Connections opened a new location at 1572 N. High St. in the Gateway University District.
  • The owner of Beechwold Diner announced a new diner at Linworth and 161, called George’s Linworth Diner. It’s located at 2245 W. Dublin-Granville Rd.
  • Arcade Super Awesome, the recently closed upstairs arcade at Yellow Brick Pizza, announced they’ll be moving into an expanded space inside Sideswipe Brewing.
  • A trio of poke-related news this week: after a couple years of serving lunch inside PurePressed Juicery downtown, the owners of Hai Poke purchased the business and will begin serving a full menu there.
  • Also, Poke Bros. opened a location – their third in central Ohio – at 2036 N. High St. near campus.
  • And Pokeworks opened a location at 1011 W. Fifth Ave. in Grandview.
  • Seventh Son Brewing hosts their first Sunny Sunday, event this Sunday, Jan. 13 from 12-5 p.m., with face-painting, arts, and other kid’s activities, plus a punch special from Watershed Distillery.
  • The Hills Downtown is hosting a Zero Proof cocktail dinner on Thursday, Jan. 24 from 6-8 p.m.

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