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Lindey's, Columbus, OH

Lindey's

4.8
4.8
7384 Reviews
$31 to $50
Contemporary American
Lindey's has been consistently voted one of Columbus' top restaurants for the past 38 years, and has been featured in the Washington Post, USA Today, the New York Times, Gourmet Magazine, The BigTen Network and the book "As the Tables Turn" by Sue Doody & Michael Rosen.

Lindey's is a high-energy, white tablecloth restaurant serving the finest American cuisine in an upper east side New York bistro setting. Nestled in historic German Village, the design incorporates original artwork, bentwood chairs, copper topped bars and hardwood floors. With its exciting and vibrant atmosphere, Lindey's has three main dining rooms, three private party rooms and an award winning outdoor courtyard that has been voted one of the top 100 patios in America by OpenTable.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 102 times today

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Fine Dining

  • Cuisines

    Contemporary American

  • Hours of operation

    Lunch Daily 11:00 am–3:00 pm Brunch Sat, Sun 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Daily 3:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (614) 228-4343

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Business Casual

  • Executive chef

    Elliot Cunniff

  • Catering

    Now you can experience Lindey's at home or at the office! Ask for details.

  • Private party facilities

    Lindey's offers three indoor private rooms. Corporate needs, business dinners, social gatherings, pharmaceutical presentations, and private luncheons. For more private dining information, please contact our Private Event Manager or visit lindeys.com and click "Private Rooms"

  • Private party contact

    Grant Cassidy, Banquet Manager: (614) 228-4343

  • Neighborhood

    German Village

  • Cross street

    Mohawk

  • Parking details

    Valet service is complimentary. <br />

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine

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What 7,384 people are saying

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4.8
4.8 based on recent ratings
  • 4.8Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.8Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

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  1. RL

    RobertL

    Columbus

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent food and ambiance. Madison, our server, was outstanding.
  2. LS

    LukeS

    Omaha

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall4food4service4ambience5
    The overall experience was very good. The drinks were reasonably priced, and the appetizers were excellent. The main course was ok, I may have just ordered the wrong thing. The service was mediocre at best. I will try it again but with lower expectations next time.
  3. MM

    MarioM

    Columbus

    15 reviews

    5.0

    15 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    All around excellent. Lived up to all the hype.
  4. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    In town for the
  5. C

    Cindy

    Hawaii

    6 reviews

    4.0

    6 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall4food2service5ambience5
    We love Lindeys, however, yesterday it was off in the kitchen My mussels were tepid at best And my husband’s pasta special while great flavors was tepid to cool as well I’m seeing it as a one off and will be back.
  6. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Columbus

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall3food5service2ambience5
    Food was delicious! Server was not attentive at all
  7. SF

    StephaneF

    Toronto

    12 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    A1 Always a pleasure 👍🍷👍
  8. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Columbus

    6 reviews

    2.0

    6 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall2food2service5ambience3
    Hair in butter Error on bill Crazy noisy and loud.
  9. J

    Juliet

    London

    30 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    30 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food4service5ambience4
    Definitely a special occasion place. Food is delicious. Standouts were lobster bisque, French onion soup, steak frites and lamb. Appetizers (burrata and tartare were just average).
  10. MC

    MargieC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We were overjoyed with our experience and will definitely be back. Our server, Frank, was amazing! The food was exceptional and the valet parking attendants were so courteous!
  11. l

    lizalex

    New York Area

    13 reviews

    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Perfection in every bite. Exceptional service, easily the best place in town.
  12. MP

    MarkP

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined 7 days ago

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    I liked my sea bass very much. My two guests didn't seem to be impressed with teir beef or pork.
  13. LS

    LoriS

    Columbus

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on November 20, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    First time we visited- came for brunch and will definitely come back for dinner. Lovely surroundings, competent staff and delicious food.
  14. VC

    VanessaC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 19, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    My husband and I can’t for a kid free date night and had a wonderful time. We had a delicious meal, a great server, and enjoyed each other. Beautiful setting and easy to find!
  15. FB

    FredB

    Miami

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on November 19, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We had a party of 7 on a busy night...they got us seated at our reservation time. Service was excellent. Food was tasty. Overall excellent experience.
  16. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Columbus

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on November 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Went to a business meal. Had enough space to chat and were able to enjoy our time.
  17. DC

    DC1117

    Atlanta

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on November 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Outstanding food, ambiance, and service! Our dinner was a very enjoyable experience and we will be back.
  18. S

    Smiggers

    New York Area

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on November 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everything was great and to make it better, we could actually carry on a conversation in spite of the restaurant having a busy lunch crowd.
  19. SF

    StephaneF

    Toronto

    12 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on November 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Super A1+++ 👌🍷👌
  20. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 16, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Our server Frank was absolutely amazing! The food was so delicious and the cocktails can't be missed.
  21. D

    Danielle

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 15, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great food and staff! They made our anniversary celebration feel very special and we left happy and full!
  22. ST

    SusanT

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 15, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience2
    We had a table next to the bar and the noise level was so high we had trouble hearing each other. No table near bar next time!
  23. GS

    GaryS

    Cleveland

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 14, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We had a great time! The food was great! The service was wonderful! And the atmosphere is the best! All good!!
  24. MM

    MorganM

    Toledo

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Absolutely phenomenal. This was a celebration for my mom’s 50th birthday, and it surely didn’t disappoint. We had guests in from out of town to make her birthday special. The variety of appetizers and all entrees were magical. This was our first time at Lindey’s, and it surely won’t be the last. All my friends and family raved about Lindey’s, and now I know why. We cannot wait to go back!
  25. RH

    RogerH

    Columbus

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Our go to Columbus restaurant. A trip to Lindey’s is well worth the hour drive.
  26. CR

    ColleenR

    Columbus

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We went before a show at the Ohio Theatre. Great food, we had a wonderful server and were in and out in a reasonable amount of time. Beautiful inside.
  27. KA

    KAmalie

    Columbus

    15 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    15 reviews

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience4
    Great food. The11:00 brunches stormed and filled the place. Yet within 15 minutes, food delivered to tables was staggered enough to set up a nice flow for the rest of the day.
  28. OB

    OBRT

    Washington DC

    6 reviews

    vip
    2.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall2food2service2ambience3
    Eggs Benedict on the brunch menu barely marginal. Served cold, shaved ham too salty, eggs too hard.
  29. b

    baconandeggs

    Columbus

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience3
    Great service, good food, the most uncomfortable seating.
  30. YF

    YvonneF

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Our server, Avalon, was wonderful. The valets were kind and professional. Thank you for a nice evening. Will plan to return.
  31. MM

    MiMi

    Charleston

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Blackberry smash cocktail was delicious as was the lamb! Will definitely go back
  32. LM

    LeslieM

    Columbus

    11 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Been going for decades and never disappoints. Today’s amazing burger was only made more special by our outstanding server Megan. What a gem. Can’t remember a time recently that my meal was made truly magical by the server. Ask for Megan- she was amazing.
  33. GL

    GeorgeL

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    My wife and myself have been eating at Lindeys for several years when we go to Columbus for Broadway shows. It has become one of our traditions that we see no reason to change. The food and service are always outstanding and give an added boost to our show weekend.
  34. UM

    UnhappyMimi

    Columbus

    52 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    52 reviews

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Delicious as always!
  35. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 11, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience5
    Anniversary
  36. j

    jalex

    London

    9 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on November 11, 2022

    overall3food2service2ambience5
    Used to be my favorite restaurant in Columbus but this experience was not good. Salad was poor quality with old lettuce and dressing all at bottom. Post Mortem was overcooked and brownie was hard. Service was not great as server was a bit rude. Not sure we will go back which makes me sad
  37. JE

    JeffE

    Columbus

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Everyone was top notch, great atmosphere and was a friendly team effort by everyone. We were celebrating our Anniversary and at least 6 people congratulated us. Oh and the food was delicious!
  38. AB

    AdrianB

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 11, 2022

    overall4food4service5ambience5
    This was a nice experience but there wasn't anything that tempted me to come back.
  39. CT

    CameronT

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 11, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience5
    I’ve heard great things about Lindey’s, and my first experience definitely lived up to the hype. The food was some of the best I’ve had in Columbus. So flavorful! I loved the French onion soup. I also had a daily special, blackened shrimp risotto. I will be coming back and recommending that others do the same.
  40. RR

    RestlessRoamings

    Hawaii

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on November 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Been coming here for over 40 years…my favorite restaurant in Columbus!

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
    • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
    • Contactless payment available
  • Physical distancing

    • Limited number of seated diners
  • Protective equipment

    • Waitstaff wear masks
    • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
    • Staff temperature check required
    • Contact tracing information collected

FAQs

Lindey's offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (614) 228-4343.

Lindey's is rated 4.8 stars by 7384 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 102 times today
Google Map for Lindey's

169 E. Beck Street, Columbus, OH 43206

Additional information

  • Cross street

    Mohawk

  • Neighborhood

    German Village

  • Hours of operation

    Lunch Daily 11:00 am–3:00 pm Brunch Sat, Sun 11:00 am–3:00 pm Dinner Daily 3:00 pm–10:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    Contemporary American

  • Dining style

    Fine Dining

  • Dress code

    Business Casual

  • Parking details

    Valet service is complimentary. <br />

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Executive chef

    Elliot Cunniff

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine

  • Phone number

    (614) 228-4343

  • Catering

    Now you can experience Lindey's at home or at the office! Ask for details.

  • Private party facilities

    Lindey's offers three indoor private rooms. Corporate needs, business dinners, social gatherings, pharmaceutical presentations, and private luncheons. For more private dining information, please contact our Private Event Manager or visit lindeys.com and click "Private Rooms"

  • Private party contact

    Grant Cassidy, Banquet Manager: (614) 228-4343

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