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Best American Restaurants in Columbus

The Whitney HouseThe Whitney House
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American | Worthington, Columbus
Service BarService Bar
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American | Short North - Arena District, Columbus
Hudson 29 - Upper ArlingtonHudson 29 - Upper Arlington
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American | Upper Arlington, Columbus
Forno Kitchen and BarForno Kitchen and Bar
(898)
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American | Short North - Arena District, Columbus
The Barn at Rocky Fork CreekThe Barn at Rocky Fork Creek
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American | Gahanna, Columbus
The Guild House - ColumbusThe Guild House - Columbus
(1331)
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American | Columbus, Columbus
The Eagle Short NorthThe Eagle Short North
(174)
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American | Short North - Arena District, Columbus
The Rossi Bar & KitchenThe Rossi Bar & Kitchen
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American | Columbus, Columbus
Hudson 29 - New AlbanyHudson 29 - New Albany
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American | New Albany, Columbus
Cap City Fine Diner & Bar - GrandviewCap City Fine Diner & Bar - Grandview
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American | Grandview Heights, Columbus
1808 American Bistro1808 American Bistro
(899)
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American | Delaware, Columbus
Matt the Miller's Tavern - GrandviewMatt the Miller's Tavern - Grandview
(462)
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American | Grandview Heights, Columbus
Polaris GrillPolaris Grill
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American | Polaris, Columbus
Cap City Fine Diner & Bar - GahannaCap City Fine Diner & Bar - Gahanna
(1734)
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American | Gahanna, Columbus
Hubbard GrilleHubbard Grille
(548)
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American | Columbus, Columbus

Best Italian Restaurants in Columbus

Martini Modern ItalianMartini Modern Italian
(2582)
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Italian | Short North - Arena District, Columbus
Marcella'sMarcella's
(3473)
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Italian | Short North - Arena District, Columbus
VittoriaVittoria
(1464)
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Italian | Powell, Columbus
Nicola Restaurant and BarNicola Restaurant and Bar
(775)
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Italian | Upper Arlington, Columbus
Z Cucina di spiritoZ Cucina di spirito
(1460)
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Italian | Grandview Heights, Columbus
Marcella's Italian Kitchen - PolarisMarcella's Italian Kitchen - Polaris
(2322)
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Italian | Polaris, Columbus
Trattoria RomaTrattoria Roma
(803)
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Italian | Grandview Heights, Columbus
Tony's Italian RistoranteTony's Italian Ristorante
(289)
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Italian | German Village, Columbus
BRAVO Cucina Italiana - Columbus - LennoxBRAVO Cucina Italiana - Columbus - Lennox
(564)
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Italian | Columbus, Columbus
BRIO Tuscan Grille - Columbus - Polaris BrioBRIO Tuscan Grille - Columbus - Polaris Brio
(458)
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Italian | Columbus, Columbus
Giammarco'sGiammarco's
(688)
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Italian | Westerville, Columbus
Mezzo - DublinMezzo - Dublin
(1010)
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Italian | Dublin, Columbus

Popular restaurants in Columbus

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Forno Kitchen and Bar
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Service Bar
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American | Short North - Arena District
Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse - Columbus
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The Table
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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Columbus's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
The Refectory Restaurant & Bistro1. The Refectory Restaurant & Bistro
3085 reviews
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Contemporary French / American | Upper Arlington, Columbus

My wife and I were celebrating our wedding anniversary and had the pleasure of dining at The Refectory. We were seated quickly and loved the Happy Anniversary note on our table. The service as always was amazing. And, the food was incredible. Huge thank you to The Refectory team for making this a night to remember. More

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Mitchell's Ocean Club - Easton Town Center2. Mitchell's Ocean Club - Easton Town Center
4673 reviews
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Seafood | Easton, Columbus

Staff was accommodating with our needs, food was perfectly cooked, and service was excellent. More

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G. Michael's Bistro & Bar3. G. Michael's Bistro & Bar
2178 reviews
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Contemporary American | German Village, Columbus

Outstanding , creative cuisine with excellent service and a pleasant ambiance in German Village. More

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The Alcove Restaurant & Lounge4. The Alcove Restaurant & Lounge
227 reviews
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Contemporary American | Columbus, Columbus

We had brunch and our meal was awesome! Our server, Austin, was very attentive and did an excellent job. More

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Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse - Columbus5. Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse - Columbus
336 reviews
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Steakhouse | Short North - Arena District, Columbus

The steaks were the best I've ever had and our server Brandon was polite, attentive, and very knowledgeable. He picked out an amazing bottle of wine in our price range that could have easily passed for an expensive bottle. He even flambeed our dessert table side. Side dishes were great as well. Decor unlike anything in columbus. More

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Columbus restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Harvey & Ed'sHarvey & Ed's
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American | Short North - Arena District, Columbus

Harvey and Ed’s, a modern American approach to traditional delicatessens, is the newest restaurant concept to be introduced by Cameron Mitchell Restaurants. Harvey & Ed’s is a lively eatery inspired by the classic New York delicatessen and its hand-crafted roots passed down through generations. The chef-driven menu will feature traditional deli “noshes” with a contemporary twist, focusing on fresh ingredients, simple preparations and familial hospitality. Menu favorites include chopped liver, matzo ball soup, potato latkes, popular deli sandwiches, house smoked fish towers, and a broad range of chef-inspired entrees. More

Mazza'sMazza's
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Italian | Columbus, Columbus

Our menu offers a homemade spin on old Italian classics, original family recipes and features the, "Famous Mazza's Salad!"

Bar/Lounge/Dining Room/Banquet Room

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NEW SAPPHIRE INDIAN CUISINENEW SAPPHIRE INDIAN CUISINE
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Indian | Columbus, Columbus

NEW SAPPHIRE INDIAN CUISINE offering authentic Indian daily. More

OliversOlivers
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American | Columbus, Columbus

Located on Lynn Alley just off of High Street, Olivers is a casual spot to come and enjoy one of our 1/2 pound burgers, more than 70 selections of bourbon, 18 local beers on tap, or catch the game on one of our 13 large LCD televisions. Located in the heart of downtown, and only steps from all the major theaters. Live Blues music Fridays and Saturdays 7:30-10:30 pm. No cover for music!More

The Two-OneThe Two-One
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Contemporary American | Westerville, Columbus

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Discover Columbus

Columbus is the centerpiece of the state of Ohio and is home to The Ohio State University. The major metro area also features many great dining establishments that cater to the campus residents, visitors, and locals alike. Fine dining is available at a multitude of locations throughout town, which serve prime rib and lobster. International cuisine is also very popular in Columbus and can be ordered in the area’s authentic Thai, Chinese, Mexican, and Italian eateries. Seafood houses are also numerous and serve many varieties of fish. There is also an assortment of bar-and-grill combos located across town and in the college district, boasting unique menus and entrées for those looking for a casual contemporary dining experience in a fantastic atmosphere.