About Mezzo - Dublin

Mezzo Restaurant & Bar, nestled in the heart of Downtown Dublin will be your new neighborhood favorite. Our menu combines the very best simple yet hearty dishes ranging from fresh salads, twists on Italian favorites, and hand-cut steaks & fish. Modern and classic influences perfectly collide in this open dining space, which is bursting with energy and warmth. Our cuisine and notable wine list encourages a need to linger, and we welcome you with open arms!

Mezzo Restaurant & Bar is a Taste Hospitality Group brand. Taste is locally owned and operated in Columbus, Ohio. Other Taste brands include Hubbard Grille, Wine on High, Creekside Conference & Event Center, and Taste Catering.

12 W. Bridge St
Dublin, OH 43017
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Italian, American

Hours of Operation:

Monday: 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 4:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday: 4:00pm to 11:00pm
Saturday: 4:00pm to 11:00pm
Sunday: closed

**Reservations are guaranteed for inside dining. Patio seating is first come, first serve due to weather. Please note a preference to sit outside and if available we will accommodate.**

Cross Street:
Bridge and High St

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(614) 889-6100

Website:
http://www.mezzodublin.com/

Entertainment:
Live music Wednesdays and Thursdays in the bar area.

Executive Chef:
Jeremy Cook

Private Party Facilities:
Private Dining Room

The private event space is located on the second floor and provides elegant style combined with a lush warm color palette. The space can accommodate up to 44 people plated and 50-reception style.

Exclusive Use of the Restaurant

The striking architecture of our building, together with modern interiors, provides a stunning venue to host larger groups. Exclusive use of the entire restaurant or our second floor can be arranged for both luncheon and dinner events each day. Seating capacity, 150 guests.

Private Party Contact:
Michael Haller: (877) 296-5303

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Mezzo - Dublin Ratings and Reviews

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4.4

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4.4

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4.5

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4.1

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Moderate

96% would recommend it to a friend

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Bar Seating (12)
Casual (11)
Cozy (9)
Creative Cuisine (8)
Fit for Foodies (8)
Good for Groups (8)
Comfort Food (7)
Hot Spot (7)
People Watching (7)
Handcrafted Cocktails (6)
Notable Wine List (6)
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Scenic View (3)
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 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

Mezzo was absolutely perfect. Our service was great ! Our food was fantastic! We will be back for sure the next time we are in Columbus. Thank you very much for the great evening !

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Business Meals
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 (Chicago)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Great look To the place. Most of the dining was upstairs and the bar scene downstairs. I liked that. Our food was delicious even though it took a while. The server and manager both apologized and gave us dessert. I was here with girlfriends; I'll have to bring my husband back.

Tags: Happy Hour, Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Columbus)·Dined on November 10, 2017

My family and I dine out frequently. Mezzo is one of our favorite restaurants. Excellent food and service. The General manager Michael Haller has a hands on approach and takes pride in making sure that all guests enjoy their visit. It was just a wonderful experience.

Tags: Special Occasion, Late-night Find, Happy Hour
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 (Chicago)·Dined on November 6, 2017

Nice choice for Dublin area and not stuffy----wish our server was more attentive, especially being it was not busy at all that evening/Monday. Had to have the bartender come out from behind to attend to simple tasks like the check and water.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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 (Columbus)·Dined on November 4, 2017

They were a little slow last night compared to previous visits, but we weren't in a hurry and the food is so delicious that I won't hold it against them. The arancini appetizer, basically fried risotto balls, is delicious and comes with marinara sauce for dipping. The salads are pretty good as well. But my favorite thing on the menu is the garganelli alla vodka! The sausage has the right amount of heat to it, that it really kicks the dish up a notch. And the vodka sauce is on point and not too heavy. Mezzo is one of my favorite Italian restaurants in Columbus.

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·Dined on October 28, 2017

Portions on the small side for the prices. Lobster ravioli was tasty and the Eggplant Parm was good. The lamb was cooked well but the creamy polenta was not-so-creamy and more solid gel state, as was the gravy- too gelatinous for my liking. No leftovers of worth to bring home from any 3 dishes, though we did leave satisfied.

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 (Columbus)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Hate to be negative ...service wasn’t great . No silver ware for a while , no straw with drinks , lipstick stain on my coffee cup , and I’m not making this up hair in my salmon .... needless to say won’t be going back . Server was very nice .

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 (Columbus)·Dined on October 18, 2017

A well run restaurant with great service. The menu provides options for those with a range of interests - never had a bad experience or meal. The atmosphere is lively without being distracting for those that want to have a conversation.

Tags: Casual, Great for Lunch, Cozy, Great Beer, Happy Hour, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Bar Seating
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 (Columbus)·Dined on October 17, 2017

love Mezzo... great restaurant with lovely patios and food and service is always good.

Tags: Happy Hour, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for Groups, Late-night Find
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 14, 2017

The food was delicious! Food was cooked to perfection.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (Columbus)·Dined on October 14, 2017

As always, the experience was a great one. It was a beautiful evening so we were able to sit outside. The service was excellent and the food was great. Mezzo is a great go to in our date night rotation!

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good Vegetarian Options, Special Occasion, Happy Hour, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on October 14, 2017

Entertained friends who came thru town en-route from the Republic of Texas to other locations. Patio seating on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. We had a great experience at one of our faves in Dublin... they went on their way very impressed with the town, location, wine, food, service. Gnocci/pesto, Scallops/risotto, and petite pizza were served hot and perfectly prepared. Ask for Alex as your server, he's aces.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Notable Wine List, Bar Seating, Tapas, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Columbus)·Dined on October 6, 2017

Excellent service, presentation and food. Salmon delicious 😋

Tags: Happy Hour, Gluten Free Options, Healthy, Special Occasion
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 (Nashville)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Amazing food & outstanding service!! Was in Dublin on business for a week & came here two nights in a row!

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 (Columbus)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Great menus !

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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 30, 2017

The atmosphere was nice, we arrived at 5:30 so there was practically no one there. During or visit the Coffman Homecomings was that night so well dressed young adults started arriving.
Was a little surprised there was no complementary bread at the table. We ordered a glass of wine that was very good. The shareable was interesting, bruschetta was soggy with the tomato pesto was very thick and wet and difficult to eat unless with a fork.
The dinner was good, about average for a pasta dish. The problem was if I had to choose between the 4 or 5 dining places in that area I would probably not pick this as my 2 or 3 choice price and food wise.
I all likelihood I will go back for a lunch, but the limited and slightly unusual menu will keep me from make it a regular dining choice.

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 (Nashville)·Dined on September 30, 2017

I took my college age son and his girlfriend here for dinner. The service was very good, and I only gave 4 stars instead of 5 because my salad was forgotten and never brought to the table, but I wasn't charged for it, so it was fine. We shared one appetizer - the rice balls, and they were delicious. I had the gnocchi prepared with pesto, peas, asparagus and sun dried tomatoes. It was fantastic and a perfect sized portion. My son had chicken parm over orchietti pasta and loved his dish also. The seating was cozy and the room very comfortable with dark wood, nice lighting and heavy drapes. We will return!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Louisville)·Dined on September 25, 2017

Fab meal!!!! Fab service!!!!Great cocktails! !!!! Returned 2nd night.

Tags: Scenic View, People Watching, Healthy, Quick Bite, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Hot Spot, Good for Birthdays, Bar Seating, Authentic, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene, Comfort Food, Fit for Foodies, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Worth the Drive, Great for Outdoor Dining, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Dublin)·Dined on September 24, 2017

The serving and bar staff is top notch. Also very accommodating to gluten-free options.

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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 24, 2017

Friendly server. Beautiful atmosphere. Tasty food.

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 (Louisville)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Great Service! Great Meal! From out of town, will return.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Romantic, People Watching, Seasonal, Hot Spot, Comfort Food, Business Meals, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 16, 2017

Our group had a great time. The food was delicious and our waiter was very good.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Happy Hour, Casual, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Pre/post Theatre
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·Dined on September 16, 2017

Very nice atmosphere, good service, good food. Will definitely refer and come again ❤️

Tags: Authentic
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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 15, 2017

I've been to Mezzo many times and always enjoyed the experience. However, this last occasion was horrible. To begin, the server came out with 3 meals and our 4th member of our party had to wait. My daughter order filet mignon Medium but it came out rare to the point where it could have passed as black and blue. My wife ordered a glass of wine with dinner and subsequently ordered a bottle of wine. The server did not give her a fresh wine glass and poured the new wine into her existing wine glass and keep in mind the wines were different. The calamari appetizer was horrible. It was over fried but it had more fried vegetables than calamari. When the server cleared out table she piled dishes on the table in front of us before taking them away and on several occasions dropped utensils. We spend $180.00 not including the gratuity but it wasn't worth it. I'm not complaining about the expense because we like to go out often for fine dining but the whole experience was horrible.

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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 11, 2017

Food was excellent. Not busy at all for a Monday. Not too noisy.

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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 9, 2017

Chicken saltimbocca was very delicious. Filet was cooked excellently. Attentive waitress and greeter. Reasonably priced. Would definitely eat there again.

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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 9, 2017

Great atmosphere, food and attentive waitress. Our table wasn't quite ready and manager gave us free appetizer which wasn't necessary but nice gesture.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 2, 2017

First time dining at this venue. Food and service was good.

Tags: People Watching, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Scenic View
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 (Cleveland)·Dined on September 2, 2017

Excellent food, drinks, and nice attention to detail by everyone from the greeters, server, and kitchen. We will be back again.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Gluten Free Options, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Paleo Friendly, Romantic
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 (Columbus)·Dined on September 1, 2017

The food and service was great. My 3 year old granddaughter was with us and she was treated very well.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Gluten Free Options
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 (Columbus)·Dined on August 25, 2017

We have eaten here numerous times. The service and food have been consistently very good. We like the outdoor eating area. Their kale house salad is very good.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Washington DC)·Dined on August 25, 2017

The appetizers were quite good. My wife had the burrata and bruschetta. I had the mussels. The main courses however were quite disappointing. My breaded veal scallopini was drowned in lemon juice, could barely taste the veal. The pasta was overcooked and glued together. My wife's chicken Milanese was also overcooked and accompanied by pasta shells in a tasteless tomatoe sauce. Terrible combination. Time to shake up the kitchen, change the menu and the staff.

Tags: Bar Seating, Great for Outdoor Dining, Casual
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 (Columbus)·Dined on August 23, 2017

Good food, but small portions for the price. The mixed drinks were particularly nice.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Romantic
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 (Columbus)·Dined on August 21, 2017

We have been to Mezzos several times and it is always a predictable good meal and experience. On this occasion, the table near us was fairly loud cause our conversation to be drown out. The service was good but our waiter spent a lot of time on the table near us versus us.

Food was good except the alcohol drinks were pricey and not all well mixed.

Tags: Business Meals, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Louisville)·Dined on August 18, 2017

Great time! Great place! Great drinks! Will return!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Hot Spot, People Watching, Vibrant Bar Scene
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vip
 (Cincinnati)·Dined on August 18, 2017

Perfect place to take our out of town guests!

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 (Columbus)·Dined on August 18, 2017

Great restaurant. We've been to Mezzo many times but kitchen had major issues the night we were there. Extremely low, bad service this one night.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Columbus)·Dined on August 18, 2017

Glad they were able to make some of their dishes with gluten-free pasta and other gluten-free options are easily identified

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Healthy, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on August 10, 2017

Loved our server and food was superb. We sat on 2nd floor patio on a beautiful evening. My wife and I were having a date night and we could not have had a better evening. Music from the first floor came up to us in the background, which added to our evening. Thank you Mezzo!

Tags: Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on August 5, 2017

Everything we had was fantastic! We loved the mussels, calamari, zucchini fries, and filet mignon, but our favorite is The cheese and charcuterie board! The service was amazing and we were even treated to free dessert for our birthdays.

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