Columbus Dining Options

There are many great dining options across the City of Columbus available to attendees! Here are some great places to check out during dinners on your own. 

Short North Arts District

Serving up authentic, Mexican street fare, and a selection of over 100 tequilas and American whiskeys. Bakersfield is a spot where the food is simple, the service is warm and the atmosphere is alive.
Address: 733 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-754-8436

Arch City Tavern
The no-frills local neighborhood gastropub with great food, craft beers and an unmatched atmosphere. Arch City Tavern name gives a nod to the rich history of Columbus and one of the most famous nicknames, “The Arch City”. Dozens of wooden arches spanned High Street at the turn of the 20th century, illuminating the thoroughfare and showcasing the vibrancy of Ohio’s capital city.
Address: 862 N. High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-725-5620

Basi Italia
Nestled in the heart of the Victorian Village neighborhood, Basi Italia is a small casual feel-good restaurant featuring clean simple Italian fare with innovative twists. Specializing in Italian and Mediterranean inspired entrees, Basi offers full service dining and carry out. The menu changes seasonally to reflect locally grown produce. Sit inside the cozy interior or outside on a warm, inviting terrace where they also feature Vino on the Veranda – a weekly wine tasting offering guest the opportunity taste and learn more about the wines served at Basi.
Address: 811 Highland Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-294-7383

Black Point Prime Steakhouse & Seafood
An American Grill featuring prime steaks, seafood, and sushi, Black Point elicits a multi-sensory experience with its stylish modern décor, energetic social atmosphere and chef-crafted menu. Located across from the Columbus Convention Center, Black Point offers sophistication without all the formality. Includes five private dining rooms, curbside valet parking, an outdoor covered patio, an extensive wine list, and a Wine & Sushi event Sunday.
Address: 570 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-221-5294

The Guild House
Our culinary team, or “culinary guild,” is proud to debut The Guild House, an artisan eatery featuring creative American cuisine available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We proudly source locally grown ingredients whenever possible. Our chefs collaborate to create seasonal offerings that are regionally and globally inspired, all with artistic technique in an energetic and inviting space. Repurposed wood, local art and contemporary accents lend to The Guild House’s cosmopolitan character – suitable for revelry or relaxation. All complemented by the perfect blend of genuine hospitality from the heart. There’s a lot of love on every plate, and we look forward to sharing this unique collection from “Our Guild” with you.
Address: 624 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-280-9780

Condado Tacos
Condado’s is a fresh new take on the craft taco scene. It features a stellar menu, great drinks, and an amazing patio. On top of that is the popular ‘build-your-own’ special. Mix and match ingredients, feel frisky with a drink, have some fun.
Address: 1227 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43201
Phone: 614-928-3909

Bareburger is a New York-based burger boutique offering a healthy, sustainable twist on the idea of the burger joint. All of Bareburger’s meats are free-range, pasture raised, humanely raised, and antibiotic and gluten free. While your typical LTO (lettuce, tomato, onion) makes its due appearance, more adventurous options include pickled green tomatoes, chickpea onions, and tomato-fig jam on a wild boar or duck patty.
Address: 463 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-706-4790

Marcella’s, a Cameron Mitchell Restaurant, is a bustling burst of Italian flavor and energy. The lively atmosphere is perfect for sharing a meal with friends or family, or for a late night snack. The dynamic bar provides a vibrant venue for sampling from a selection of 50 Italian wines served by the bottle or quartino. Begin your meal with a sampling of Italian meats, cheeses and olives. Next, try several of their signature hot and cold small plates. Then, choose from a selection of their wood-fired pizzas and pastas, or a signature entrees. Marcella’s brings an authentic Italian cafe to Columbus’ Short North Arts District.
Address: 615 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-223-2100

Martini Modern Italian
Martini Modern Italian is a vibrant, high-energy dining in a uniquely creative space. It’s where timeless and innovative dining intersect, blending contemporary Italian style with classic Italian influence.
Address: 445 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-224-8259

The Pearl
The Pearl is our take on a gastropub. It’s a restaurant for people who love food –- the kind of food our chefs love to create and enjoy. We’re pairing innovative culinary technique with traditional tavern fare that’s made-from-scratch comfort food. Everything, from our hand cranked sausage to our chorizo dust on our clam chowder is simply great. We also offer 10 unique draughts, 40 bottles of ales, lagers & stouts and two revolving taps of rare, limited and often local taps. Classic cocktails are created with barrel aged spirits from our in-house infusion locker. Guests can also enjoy housemade seasonal punches served tableside in classic punchbowls.
Address: 641 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-227-0151


Jeni’s Ice Cream
Jeni’s ice creams have a uniquely smooth texture and buttercream body, with bright flavor and clean finish (they don’t use synthetic flavorings, dyes, or off-the-shelf mixes). You may notice the absence of a long list of stabilizers and emulsifiers on our label; they prefer the more complex process of building texture and flavor without them. Their flavors stand alone straight from the pint or melt perfectly into a fruit pie, birthday cake, crumble, crisp, or cookie—the perfect accessory for your dessert.
Address: 714 N High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-294-5364

Downtown/East Franklinton

Wolfs Ridge Brewing
A family owned and operated craft brewery and restaurant, created as a result of our long and deepening love for both craft beer and food. WRB was born through the deep desire of the owners to create a gathering space for other craft beer and food lovers in the downtown Columbus community. Our goal is to build a microbrewery and restaurant that becomes a proud member of the community, where we provide our patrons with the best possible dining and drinking experience.
Address: 215 N 4th St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-429-3936

M at Miranova
When you walk into M, Cameron Mitchell’s marquee restaurant and bar, you understand. You are not just out on the town. You are in another place entirely—South Beach, perhaps. You’re surrounded by beauty. A lovely perspective of Downtown Columbus.  An outdoor terrace overlooking the Scioto riverfront. Light woods and luxurious fabrics. A dramatically lit bar.  Artfully plated dishes of eclectic American cuisine, influenced by the assertive flavors of Pacific Rim and Europe. All enhanced by impeccable service and a wine list considered one of the nation’s best.
Address: 2 Miranova Place, Suite 100 Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-629-0000

Milestone 229
Unmatched Columbus, Ohio dining with remarkable views of downtown Columbus, the restaurant features elevated comfort food from a scratch-kitchen with the finest and freshest ingredients. Both our menu and staff are focused on providing you with a premier dining experience. In addition to our main menu, we offer vegetarian, gluten free, vegan options and a children’s menu.
Address: 229 Civic Center Drive Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-427-0276

Salt & Pines
Sophisticated New American cuisine is the draw at this chic Downtown hangout, offering sandwiches, small plates and meaty entrees along with house cocktails. The warm, modern surroundings include a long dining counter and a horseshoe bar.
Address: 250 S High St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-867-5161

German Village/Brewery District

Tucked away in historic German Village – an authentic global dining experience awaits. Inspired by seaside sangria and a walk on the Ramblas, Barcelona is a culinary fusion of metropolitan chic & Old World European charm. Welcome.
Address: 263 East Whittier St. Columbus, Ohio 43206
Phone: 614-443-3699

G. Michael’s Italian-American Bistro & Bar
We are a restaurant committed to offering a unique dining experience — unlike any other in German Village and Columbus. At G. Michael’s we are committed to focusing on local, seasonal food as much as possible. We endeavor to source as much of our pork, beef, produce and dairy from central Ohio growers and producers as possible. Feel free to ask your server which of our menu items feature these local ingredients.
Address: 595 Third St. Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614-464-0575

A long-time favorite of hip locals and out-of-towners alike, Lindey’s Restaurant &  Bar is a German Village staple, marrying chic urban style with a relaxed come-as-you-are attitude. You’ll instantly feel at home with our unique menu, sophisticated wine list, and tasty cocktails. Lindey’s enduring charm is rooted in its atmosphere of everyday elegance, with an eclectic clientele that reflects a blend of innovation and tradition. Enjoy a relaxing brunch, power lunch, intimate dinner, and everything in between.
Address: 169 E Beck St. Columbus, Ohio 43206
Phone: 614-228-4343

Please note: Each person is expected to cover the cost of their own meal.

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