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About The Pearl
A Jewel Long in the Making. And well worth the wait. Cameron Mitchell’s, The Pearl, is a well-polished culinary jewel that showcases made-from-scratch food, classically inspired cocktails and an exclusive selection of Ales, Lagers & Stouts. All within one urban and cozy tavern. White exposed brick, original hard wood floors, over-sized iron beams and windows that open to High Street complete this unique gastropub, located in the Short North Arts District.
Columbus, OH 43215
Gastro Pub, Contemporary American, Dining Bar
Hours of Operation:
The Pearl opens at 4:00 p.m. daily for dinner.
We also offer a fantastic Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00-3:00
$30 and under
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
The Pearl offers valet service for $10 as well as public on street parking.
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Wine
The Pearl Ratings and Reviews
My husband and I tried The Pearl based off of reviews we had read and were not disappointed. The dining room is lively yet cozy. A mix of upscale and approachable decor. Service was prompt and included a clearing of every dish and piece of flatware in between courses. We started with the Devils on horseback and cornbread - both great, but the devils on horseback are a must try. I had the short rib and my husband the hanger steak. Beer list was inclusive with a decent wine list as well. Finished off the meal with a piece of pie to go. We will be back!
It took a little while to be seated, despite my reservation. But once we were seated everything was great. Loved the tots, pickles (fried) and that sticky bun that came with the fried chicken plate was to die for!! Excellent service, even though our waitress seemed a little agitated when my friends asked her to split my bill between them. But overall, it was a great experience. Nice ambiance, great food! I will absolutely be returning. Oh, and the complimentary birthday dessert was great as well!
The food is the centerpiece. The menu is wide-ranging. The appetizers are varied, and you can make a meal out of them. The dinner selections are at a range of price points and types, but all are exceptionally well prepared. If you like a nice portion that tastes delicious, this is the right restaurant. The service has always been prompt and attentive. We ordered an item prepared different from the menu, and the answer was yes, and the preparation was spot-on. It is a noisy, high energy space, and is great for people watching. Highly recommended.
We had reservations for dinner on Friday. There was a bit of a delay in getting the table, but it wasn't too bad. The front of the restaurant was quite cramped, but for good reason. People want a good meal. Once we got past the waiting and past the crowd to our table, it was a great experience. It was much more quiet in the back of the restaurant, and our server was great (wish I could remember her name). The drinks came quickly and were delicious. My date had the southern fried chicken entree, and I stole half of his sticky bun, because it was that good. I ordered the Ricotta Dumplings. I was a bit surprised at how small the dish was, but it was surprisingly filling. Overall, it was a great experience, and we will be back.
We were sat 45 MINUTES LATE for a reservation that was supposed to be at 545....how are you that far behind before it's even 600? Needed to leave by 715 to make it to the symphony on time so we had to inhale dinner and rush out the door. Appears we weren't the only ones affected since their anemic waiting area was stuffed with other people being hopelessly delayed from their reserved time as well. The food is good, the waitress was kind and we tipped her well but it's very poor management of your restaurant when you have multiple tables waiting 45 minutes past their reserved time. In a town where there are so many fantastic options to spend your time and money, why go somewhere that doesn't value yours? Never going back, used to be one of our favorites.
My party had a great time @ The Pearl it was everyone's first time dining there prior to seeing Janet Jackson , we had limited time so we just had appetizers & cocktails, our cocktails were delicious as well as the smoked salmon but our wings were not the best they tasted of pre frozen & didn't have any flavor @ all & our waiters kept forgetting special requests but were very nice & attentive, but we all did agree we would come back for the full experience of an entree (steak) lol. Thank You!
I was very unimpressed with the restaurant and the food. Ordered the jalapeño corn spoon bread as a starter. While it had a nice flavor you would never know it had jalapeno's in it. So if you go and want/expect jalapeño flavor - pass. Did not order oysters and maybe that is what you need to order from this restaurant.
My Husband and I went to The Pearl with another couple before going to see The Christmas Carol. We have never been there so we were anxious to try it. Unfortunately we were all very disappointed in the whole experience. It was very loud. People were talking very loud in order to be heard which made it very loud in the resturant. The seating was tight and the food was not good. We won't be going back.
We were promptly seated for our 6:30 reservation the evening before Thanksgiving - glad we reserved early as they were packed by the time we left at 7:45 ish. My only recommendation is that the server explain each item on the Charcuterie plate - we totally missed that it was pate in the jar - thought it was mustard. Our waiter did ask if we wanted more bread for the pate but didn't realize what he was saying until he'd already taken the plate away. I highly recommend the clam chowder - home made, fresh & so delicious!
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