9 of the Best Columbus Restaurants and Cafes

Wondering where to eat in Columbus Ohio during a weekend getaway? Check out our Columbus Food Guide to discover 9 of the best places to eat in Columbus OH.

Trust us, you’ll want to hit all of these Columbus restaurants and cafes during your visit to the happening Ohio capital city.

The emerging food scene in Columbus is vibrant and exciting.



Skillet is a small but popular spot for farm-to-table breakfast in the German Village neighborhood. The small restaurant has a hip but chill vibe, and the food is top-notch.

North Market

It’s easy to graze through the centrally located North Market, an awesome public emporium where 35 lunch stalls serve up amazing local food.



Fully embracing the locavore movement, Brassica is a stylish, fast casual restaurant in the bustling Short North featuring healthy pita sandwiches served in metal ring molds.


The Guild House

Popular dishes include the prime rib caps served with sweet onion relish and Point Reyes blue cheese as well as the jarred smoked trout with avocado and caper vinaigrette.


Laughlin’s Bakery

Originally funded by a Kickstarter campaign, successful Laughlin’s Bakery serves a wide selection of pastries and breads that look as good as they taste.


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