6 Restaurants to Try in Uptown Columbus

Restaurants to Try in Uptown Columbus

The holiday season is upon us. That means friends and family visiting from out of town! Ever wonder where to take them? You can impress them when you all head over to these 6 restaurants to try in Uptown Columbus.

11th and Bay

  • About: When you’re craving Southern comfort food, 11th and Bay is place to go. Plus, they feature tasty locally-sourced ingredients too!
  • Address: 1050 Bay Ave.
  • Hours: 5 to 9:30 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, and 4 to 10 p.m. on Saturday
  • Website: Click here

The Black Cow

  • About: It’s the perfect time—and place—to have a burger when you’re at The Black Cow!
  • Address: 115-A 12th St.
  • Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Website: Click here

The Loft

  • About: At The Loft, you can laugh out loud to comedians or listen to live music as you eat. Seafood, steak, and sensational sides are all on the menu.
  • Address: 1032 Broadway
  • Hours: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday to Saturday and 5 to 10 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday
  • Website: Click here

Mabella Italian Steakhouse

  • About: Ah, Italian food! Try out perfect pasta, steak, and cheesy dishes at Mabella Italian Steakhouse.
  • Address: 4 W. 11th St.
  • Hours: 5 to 10 p.m.
  • Website: Click here

Ruth Ann’s

  • About: If you love breakfast, we have the place for you. Dine at a local favorite: Ruth Ann’s!
  • Address: 941 Veterans Parkway
  • Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday
  • Website: Click here

Smoke Bourbon and BBQ

  • About: Bourbon and BBQ? Yes please! Enjoy Southern staples and great drinks at Smoke Bourbon and BBQ.
  • Address: 1047 Broadway
  • Hours: 11 am to 9:30 pm on Monday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday to Saturday, and 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday
  • Website: Click here


Thinking Italian food? Prefer a bit of breakfast? Or do you need a burger? No matter what whets your appetite, there are plenty of great restaurants to try in Uptown Columbus.

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