NAME Address  Street  City  Opened Closed Comments
Corral 1662 E Dublin-Granville Rd Columbus   1998  
94th Aero Squadron 5030 Sawyer Rd Columbus 3/1/1980 open  
A la carte 2333 N High St Columbus   12/1/1998  
A Matter of Taste     Columbus      
A&W 4615 N High St Columbus 1950's    
Abner's   Riverside Dr Powell   1995 in front of the Columbus Zoo
Acme Hot Dot 4989 CLEVELAND AV Columbus 2008    
Adenas American Bistro and Bar 140 E Wilson Bridge Rd Worthington      
Adriatico's New York Style Pizza 265 W 11th Ave Columbus      
Albert P. Grubbs 169 E Beck St Columbus      
Alta on High 511 N. High St. Columbus   2007  
Ambos Restaurant 59 S High St Columbus 12/20/1841 1903  
Amicon Restaurant 1521 W 5th Ave Grandview     1957 ref
Anchor Inn Captains Quarters Restaurant 851 Morse Rd Columbus 6/20/1968 1988  
Andy Capp's 1710 N High St Columbus      
Anntone Restaurant 5617 N High St Columbus 12/26/1946   Formerly known as Fox Hunt Tavern.
Arbor Inn Restaurant 89 N High St Columbus  8/6/1916   first businesses in the new Kresge Building
Arlington Grill 1723 W 5th Ave Grandview 4/2/1940    
Arthur Treacher's 1765 Brice Rd Reynoldsburg      
Arthur Treacher's 2110 Cleveland Ave Columbus 12/1/1969    
Arthur Treacher's 209 E Broad St Columbus      
Arthur Treacher's 2127 E Livingston Ave Columbus 90's? 2005  
Arthur Treacher's 3871 E Livingston Ave Columbus 12/1/1969    
Arthur Treacher's 355 GRANVILLE ST Gahanna      
Arthur Treacher's 261 Lincoln Cir Gahanna 12/1/1969   Massey Pizza
Arthur Treacher's 2880 Mc Kinley Ave Columbus      
Arthur Treacher's 2245 Morse Rd Columbus 12/1/1969   First Location
Arthur Treacher's 2183 N High St Columbus 12/1/1969    
Arthur Treacher's 5328 N High St Columbus 12/1/1969    
Arthur Treacher's 561 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Arthur Treacher's 808 S High St Columbus 12/1/1969    
Arthur Treacher's 1261 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Arthur Treacher's 3615 W Broad St Columbus 12/1/1969    
Arthur Treacher's 2216 W Henderson Rd Columbus 12/1/1969    
Asian Buffet 6188 Cleveland Ave. Columbus   2007  
Ater's Drive In 914 W Broad St Columbus      
Aunt Jemima's 0 E Main St Columbus     pancake house
B. Hampton's Bar & Grille 335 W. 3rd Ave. Columbus   2007  
B.G. Salvi's 60 E Wilson Bridge Rd Worthington   1995  
B.J. Rumples 1380 Bethel Road Columbus      
Baby Doe's Matchless Mine 2399 W. 5th Ave. Columbus   1988?  
Baci Ristorante 350 S High St Downtown 12/31/1995    
Back Yard Burgers 2626 Bethel Road Columbus      
Back Yard Burgers 201 S High St  Downtown   1995  
Baja Fresh 7176 N High St Columbus   2004  
Baltimore Luncheon 7 S High St Columbus 1912 9/22/1978  
Barley's Smokehouse & Brewpub 1130 Dublin Rd Columbus 1997 open  
Barney's 169 E Beck St Columbus      
Bazenhead 1027 W 5th Ave Grandview 2002    
Beck & Hi Grill 564 S High St Columbus      
Beck Tavern 284 E Beck St Columbus      
Beeb's Deli 76 Powell Rd. Lewis Center.   2007  
Beechwold Plaza 4330 N High St Columbus      
Beechwold Tavern 4784 N High St Columbus 6/1/1934   known later as The Reserve, rugs
Benny Klein's Steakhouse 12 N High St Columbus 1956?    
Bermuda Onion   N High Street Columbus   1995  
Betty Crocker's Tree House 1321 Morse Rd Columbus      
Beverlee Drive In 3080 Cleveland Ave Columbus 1951   later known as Tee Jays
Beverlee Drive In 799 S High St Columbus     At one time there were 29 restaurants in the chain, the last closed in 1970
Beverlee Drive In 2375 S High St Columbus     Started by Jules & Nita Sokol
Beverlee Drive In 1565 W 5th Ave Grandview 1960's?    
BEVERLY DRIVEIN 2800 N High St Columbus      
Bexley Bistro 2882 E Main St  Bexley 2008   former KFC
Big Bite 1325 Bethel Road Columbus   1/1/1984  
Big Bite 17 E Gay St Columbus   1/1/1984  
Big Bite 3871 E Livingston Ave Columbus   1984 Now a car lot
Big Bite 2285 Morse Rd Columbus   1/1/1984  
Big Bite 3539 N BROADWAY Grove City     Now Memories Food & Spirits
Big Bite 561 S Hamilton Rd Columbus   1982  
Big Bite 1672 W 5th Ave Grandview   1/1/1984  
Bill Knapps 0 Bethel Road Columbus      
Bill Knapps 0 E Side Columbus      
Bill Knapps 2199 Riverside Dr Columbus      
Bill Knapps 0 Worthington Worthington     now Sky Bank
Billys 439 N High St Columbus 1987    
Bismark 13 W State St Columbus      
Black Forest Inn 2201 Neil Ave Columbus      
Black Horse Inn 1420 Presidential Dr Columbus     open 40 years
Blue Danube Restaurant 2439 N High St Columbus 4/1/1940   Still open in its original location
Blue Inn 2997 E 5th Ave Columbus 9/3/1937    
Blue Lotus       1995    
Bob Evans 411 GEORGESVILLE RD Columbus      
Bob Evans 1660 GEORGESVILLE SQ DR Columbus      
Bob Evans 111 HILLIARD ROME RD Columbus      
Bob Evans 23 Huber Village Blvd Westerville     Was Dennys ?
Bob Evans 443 MORRISON RD Columbus      
Bob Evans 7550 N High St Columbus      
Bob Evans 50 N REYN NEW ALBANY RD Columbus      
Bob Evans 5205 NEW ALBANY RD Columbus      
Bob Evans 5067 POST RD Dublin      
Bob Evans 3830 TULLER RD Dublin      
Bob Evans 5160 TUTTLE CROSSING BL Columbus      
Bob Evans 61 WESTERVILLE RD Columbus      
Boulevard Grille 6771 Dublin Center Dr Dublin Village Center   1998  
Boulevard Restaurant 750 Northwest Blvd Columbus 1955? 1960's?  
Braddock's Grandview     Columbus      
Brennan's Broad-Nel     Columbus   1994  
Broad Nel 18 N Nelson Rd Columbus      
BROADWAY GRILL 3770 W Broad St Columbus      
Brown Derby 0 Eastland Columbus   1994  
Brown Derby Restaurant 1321 Morse Rd Columbus    5/1994  
Brownstone on Main 122 E. Main St. Columbus 2002 2007  
BUCKEYE GRIL 2417 Cleveland Ave Columbus 1960's?    
Buckeye Grill 2417 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Buckeye Hall of Fame Cafe 1421 Olentangy River Rd Columbus 10/15/1997    
Buckeye Restaurant 881 W Broad St Columbus      
Buckeye Room 0 Downtown Lazarus Columbus      
Buckeye Steakhouse 1538 N High St Columbus      
Buckeye Subs 650 High St Worthington 2005 2006 Terminated Subway owner's failed subshop attempt
Buffalo Wild Wings 7 E Woodruff Ave Columbus 1982    First store in chain
Bullfrog's 120 Phillipi Rd Columbus   2004 last the last Ground Round previously
Bumpers 1138 Bethel Rd Columbus 1980's 2004  
Burbanks Real Bar B Que; 5411 Bethel Sawmill Cntr Columbus      
Burger Boy Mainliner Drive-In 2133 Livingston Ave Columbus     Across from Getreau Texaco
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 200 E 5th Ave Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 1015 E Hudson St Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 1940 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 2133 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 3090 E Main St Columbus 1964    
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 186 GRANVILLE ST Gahanna     Key Bank
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 4000 Indianola Ave Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 5800 Karl Rd Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 2044 Lockbourne Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 2411 Morse Rd Columbus     Now Rosie O'Gradys (was King Tuts)
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 1510 N High St Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 2020 N High St Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 3275 Refugee Rd Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 3746 Riverside Dr Columbus     The McDonalds at 3746 Riverside Drive was built in what was part of the shopping mall parking lot. The BBF was in the building behind that is now Cord Camera if my memory serves me correctly.
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 2150 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 780 S High St Columbus     Became: The Village Junction Restaurant -Now Blockbuster
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 2370 S High St Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 1349 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 1885 W Henderson Rd Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 4639 W Broad St Columbus      
Burger Boy Food-O-Rama 1380 W Mound St Columbus      
Burger Chef 3771 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Burger Chef 3825 Indianola Ave Columbus      
Burger Chef 4536 Karl Rd Columbus      
Burger Chef 0 N High St Worthington     just south of York Golf Club
Burger Chef 1652 Neil Ave Columbus      
Burger Chef 1449 Oakland Park Ave Columbus      
Burger Chef 4710 Reed Rd Columbus      
Burger Chef 2431 S High St Columbus      
Burger Chef 3511 Sullivant Ave Columbus     torn down and replaced by a Key Bank
Burger Chef 2791 W Broad St Columbus     replaced by a  Sisters and now a smoke shop.
Burger Chef 1370 W Lane Columbus      
Burger King 2575 Clevealnd Ave Columbus      
Burger King 1771 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Burger King 3330 Indianola Ave Columbus      
Burger King 2225 Morse Road Columbus      
Burger King 2160 N High St Columbus      
Burger King 5470 N High St Columbus      
Burger King 3200 Olentangy River Rd Columbus      
Burger King 2808 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Burger King 3402 S High St Columbus      
Burger King 1450 W Broad St Columbus      
Burgermeister Wein Haus 1974 S High St Columbus 1974    
Buscemi's 1565 W 5th Ave Grandview 1970's?    
Busy Bee 364 E Long St Columbus 1903    
Busy Bee 748 E Long St Columbus 1903    
Busy Bee 129 High St S Columbus   1909 demolished to make room for Lazarus Dept Store
Busy Bee 43 N High St Columbus 1903    
Busy Bee 268 N High St Columbus 1903    
Busy Bee 603 N High St Columbus 1903    
Busy Bee 1160 N High St Columbus 1903    
Busy Bee 77 Parsons Ave Columbus 1903    
Butch's Downtown 207 E Broad St Downtown   1998  
C & E GRILL 984 E LIVINGSTON AVE Columbus 1960's?    
Cabo Cantina 6125 Riverside Dr Columbus late 2009 open  
Café Americana 2816 Fishinger Road Columbus      
Café Kaseburg 0 Sheraton North Columbus      
Café Martinique           Bill Sapp
Cajun Joe's 1280 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Camerons East 2894 E Main Columbus 1994 Feb-00  
Camran's     Worthington     1995
Cantina Del Rio 40 Hutchinson Ave Columbus      
Canton Café 205 S High St Columbus   2001  
Canyon Cafe   Mall at Tuttle Crossing Columbus   1998  
Cap City Fine Diner and Bar 1299 Olentangy River Rd Columbus 1995    
Captain D's Seafood Kitchen 1944 Stringtown Rd Grove City   2007  
Captains Quarters 851 Morse Rd Columbus      
Caribou Coffee 1425 Grandview Ave Grandview ? open  
CAROLLO'S STEAK HOUSE, 1120 N High St Columbus 1960's?    
Carolyn's 489 City Park German Vilalge 1989 6/27/1995 restaurant kitchen caught fire at the peak dinner hour.
Carolyn's Night Club 792 Marion Rd Columbus 8/1/1935    
CAROUSEL SWEET SHOPPE 616 S YEARLING RD Columbus 1960's?    
Carrols Bar 17 W State St Columbus 2/26/1949    
Carsonie's Italian Restaurant   Kingsdale Center Upper Arlington   1995  
Casa Di Pasta 2320 N High St Columbus   2003 now Delhi Dunbar
Casa Jose   M Main St Columbus 1953   First Mexican Restaurant in Columbus
Case Gallardo 0 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Castle (The) 1778 N High St Columbus      
Catch of the Day     Columbus      
Cave (The) 3680 E 5th Ave Columbus      
Chambers (The) 346 S High St Columbus      
Char Bar 439 N High St Columbus   open  
Char Bar 1924 N High St Columbus      
Charbert's Drive In Restaurant 4352 E Broad St Columbus     Was it: 3252 E Broad St
Charberts Sandwich Shop 12 E 15th Ave Columbus      
Charberts Sandwich Shop 1912 N High St Columbus      
Chase Tavern Pavilion Garden 5939 N High St Columbus 7/12/1935    
Chasens 161 N. High St.   8-Jul 2/4/1998  
Cheeburger Cheeburger 1085 Polaris Parkway Columbus   2007  
CHEF CASINO 1169 Cleveland Ave Columbus 1960's    
Chef-O-Nette 2090 Tremont Center Upper Arlington 1955    
CHESAPEAKE SNACK BAR 926 MT VERNON AVE Columbus 1960's?    
Chi-Chi's 0 Brice Rd Columbus   2004  
Chi-Chi's 2200 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus   2004  
Chi-Chi's 5105 Post Rd Dublin   2003  
Chico's Express 0 Fifth & Cleveland Columbus      
Chico's Express 1603 N High St Columbus      
Chico's Express 2060 N High St Columbus      
Chico's Express 2943 N High St Columbus      
Chili's 2700 Northland Plaza Dr. (161+Clev) Columbus   2005  
Chili's 3883 Park Mill Run Dr Hilliard   2005 now CVS
Chili's 3675 W Dublin Granville Columbus     last one in cols
Chili's 140 Worthington Square Worthington   2005  
Chin Chin 641 N. High St Short North   1998 space was leased to Peter Vitt and is Lemon Grass - An Asian Bistro
China Coast 1755 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
China Coast 1961 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus 1/1/1994    
China Coast 1691 E Dublin-Granville Rd Columbus early 1994 ########  
China Coast 0 Eastland Mall outlot Columbus      
China Coast   S Hamilton Road in front of eastland Columbus 11/22/1995    
Chintz Room   Lazarus Fifth Floor Downtown   1953  Jan 30 1998
Chipotle 1726 N High St Columbus   open  
Chipotle Mex. Grill 1298 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Christopher Inn 300 E Broad St Columbus      
Christopher's 77 S High St Columbus 9/29/1989    
Chuck E Cheese's 5705 Chantry Dr Columbus      
Chuck E Cheese's 4284 Macsway Ave Columbus      
Chuck E Cheese's 3631 Soldano Blvd Columbus      
Chuck E Cheese's 1742 Columbus Square Columbus     replaced MARCS FUNTIME PIZZA PALACE
CIRCLE DRIVE IN RESTAURANT 1483 Olentangy River Rd Columbus 1960's?    
Circone's Pizza Villa 4615 N High St Columbus   9/5/1994  
Circus Chef 3260 High St Columbus 1958 ######## Founded by a retired circus clown.
Circus Chef 3260 S High St Columbus      
City House 0 SE Town & High Columbus      
Clairmont 677 S High St Columbus 1938 1948  
Clarmont Restaurant 684 S High St Columbus 7/8/1948    
Clock (The) 161 N High St Columbus 1897    
Clock (The) (ReBorn) 161 N High St Columbus   1994  
Club 185 0 German Village Columbus      
Cockerell's Restaurant 1 North State Street Westerville      
Co-co's     Columbus      
COFFEE CUP CAFÉ 1357 N High St Columbus 1960's?    
COLONIAL LUNCH ROOM 209 E MAIN ST, Columbus 1960's?    
Colonial Tavern 1739 Northwest Blvd Columbus 4/20/1946    
Colorado Rose 0 Sawmill Columbus   1994  
Columbus Inn 0 SE Town & High Columbus 1815    
Columbus Mine Shaft     Columbus 1991    
Columbus Square Banquet Center 0 Columbus Square Columbus      
Compas points 0 Columbus Place -21st Floor Columbus 1964    
Confluence 679 W Long St Columbus 1987    
CONGRESS CAFE, 80 S 4TH ST Columbus 1960's?    
Conrad's New Grill 195 S Front St Columbus 6/12/1947    
Cooker 1540 Bethel Road Columbus   2002  
Cooker 6193 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Cooker 5225 E Main St Whitehall      
Cooker 3884 Morse Rd Columbus      
Cooker 8360 N. High St Columbus      
Cooker 2690 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Cooker 300 W Lane Ave Columbus      
Corbin House 14 N State St Columbus   9/14/1879 (exploded)
Cork 'n Cleaver 1615 W Henderson Rd Columbus      
Court of Small Clams 350 S High St Columbus 12/14/1983 9/15/1985  
Cowtown Pizza 1333 Nortwest Blvd Columbus 2006    
Cozymels Mexican Grill 6100 Park Center Circle- Tuttle Crossing Columbus   2007  
Creekside Cafe 53 Granville St. Columbus   2007  
Curly Q, The 0 alley beind The Columbus Citizen Columbus      
D&D Pizza 0 State Street Westerville 60's    
Da Vinci Ristorante 5969 Reed Road Columbus 1969   Torn Down 2006, was to be rebuilt
Daddy-O's Express Drive-Thru 4488 E Main St Columbus      
Dalts 2640 Bethel Road Columbus      
Dalts 140 E Wilson Bridge Rd Worthington 1982 2004  
Damon's 0 various Columbus   2005 Several have closed
Danny's     Upper Arlington     Danny Deeds (started Maramor)
Dan's Diner 1881 S High St Columbus 1952   major remodel in 2004
David's Buffet 0 Graceland Columbus 6/1/1967    
David's Buffet 137 Graceland Blvd Columbus 7/1/1967    
David's Buffet 0 Great Eastern Columbus 6/1/1967    
Davids of San Francisco 5411 Bethel Sawmill Cntr Columbus      
Debbie's and Nebbie's 9215 Dublin Rd. Powell mid 90s    
Del Mar Restaurant 1359 Parsons Ave Columbus      
Del Mattos 4882 E Main St Columbus 6/1/1961 1/1/2005 since 1931
Del Rio 1276 W 5th Ave Grandview 1948   last reference in 1955
Delikatesa     Columbus      
Dell, The 115 Parsons Ave Columbus   94  
Delmars 2702 Brice Rd Columbus      
Dema Saloon 31 W Rich St Columbus 1885    
Dennys     Columbus   2002 3 location
Denny's ? 2454 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Denver Burger 0 State Street Columbus 70's   Chipotle site… very short run
Desert Inn 0 E Broad St Columbus     Became Playboy Club
Dick Clark's American Bandstand 100 Hutchison Ave Columbus   2003  
Dickinson Restaurant 54 N High St Columbus      
Diebels 263 E Whitter St Columbus 1912    
DILDINE GRILL 207 N CENTRAL AVE Columbus 1960's?    
Dinette 1462 Grandview Ave Grandview      
Ding Ho 120 Phillipi Rd Columbus 1/1/2008   Moved around the corner
Ding Ho 3741 W Broad St Columbus 1957 1/1/2008  
Ding Ho 3741 W Broad St Columbus 1956    
Dirty Franks HotDog Palace 248 S 4th St Columbus late 2000's   replaced Queen Bee
D'Lites 2340 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus     FirstStar
D'Lites 0 Karl Road, just Columbus 1980's 1980's  
D'Lites 833 S State St Columbus     Bank
Dock Street     Columbus      
Doersams 11 W Broad St Columbus   1963  
Dogs 'n' Suds Drive In 3088 Westerville Rd Columbus      
Don Pablo's Mexican Kitchen 1777 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. Columbus   2007  
Donato's Pizza 1000 Thurman Ave Columbus   open  
Don's 3353 S Blvd Columbus      
Don's Grill 2214 Summit Columbus      
Don's Inn 1046 E Whittier St Columbus      
DRIFTWOOD STEAK HOUSE 3369 E MAIN ST Columbus      
DUBLIN RESTAURANT 0 RTS 33 AND 161 Columbus   4/20/1967 DESTROYED BY FIRE - NOT REBUILT
Dude Ranch 3552 E 5th Ave Columbus 11/17/1941    
Duff's Smorgasbord 137 Graceland Columbus      
Duff's Smorgasbord 0 N Murray Hill Road Lincoln Village     now Westside Family Practice
DUTCH CAFÉ 980 N High St Columbus      
Eagle Grill 271 S High St Columbus 6/14/1940    
Earl Bradley's Place Upstairs 595.5 S. 3rd St German Village  1970s     
Eastmoor Drive Inn 2968 E Main St Columbus      
El Matador     Columbus      
EL TORO RESTAURANT, 1972 E MAIN ST Columbus      
Elephant Bar     Columbus   2002  
Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus 161 N High St Columbus 3/1/2000 open Was the Bott Brothers
ELIAS GRILL 6 W GAY ST Columbus 1960's?    
Emils Coffee House 64 Parsons Ave Columbus      
Emil's Steer Inn 4484 E Main St Columbus      
Engine House No. 5 121 Thurman Avenue German Village 1968 2002  
Estrada II 240 King Ave Columbus   1994  
Everglades Italian American 4250 W Broad St Columbus     HH Gregg in that location now.
Explorers Restaurant 0 Dublin Rd & Grandview Ave Grandview 1955 1973? Town down 2010
Exposition Buffet 531 N High St Columbus 6/16/1939    
Faces nightclub 0 Continent Columbus      
Far East Restaurant 2525 E Main St Columbus      
Fiesta Restaurant 1806 W 5th Ave Grandview 6/17/1941    
Fifty Five Grille 1380 Bethel Road Columbus      
Fifty Five on the Boulevard 55 Nationwide Blvd Columbus 3/14/1984 2000  
Finer Diner 4989 CLEVELAND AV Columbus 2004? 2007  
Firdous Deli 3145 Kingsdale Ctr Upper Arlington      
Fire Station # 5 121 Thurman Columbus  5/29/1974 4/27/2002 Formerly Fire Department Engine House built 1895
Fishermans Wharf     Bexley   2005  
Fisherman's Wharf 1048 Morse Rd Columbus 9/27/1976    
Fishermans Wharf II 2816 Fishinger Rd Upper Arlington   2005 now "Big Fat Greek Cuisina"
Fitzgeralds Sports Tavern 2640 Bethel Rd Columbus   10/7/2009  
Fletcher's Sports Cafe 650 High St Worthington   2007  
Flippo's Ice Cream Factory 2937 Olentangy River Rd Columbus      
Florentine 907 W Broad St Columbus 1945    
Foerster's Ice Cream and Cake 337 S High St Columbus 1875 9/16/1951  
Fontanelle 164 Graceland Blvd Columbus      
Foresters Restaurant 201 S High St Columbus 1947   "Kandy King"
Foresters Restaurant 253 S High St Columbus 1887 1947  
Four Bakers     Bexley      
Four Seasons 5252 Norwich Hilliard      
Franco's Pizza 5225 N High St Columbus   2003  
Frank & Paulys 60 E Wilson Bridge Rd Worthington 1997 Feb 14 1998   
Franklin House 0 SE Town & High Columbus      
Fratello's La Cucina Italiana 5617 N High St Worthington      
Frech Saloon 350 S High St Columbus 1878 1930 Frech Bros. Restaurant, Saloon, & Billiard Parlor
Fresco Italian Cucina 377 W. Main St. Columbus   2007  
Frezno Eclectic Kitchen 782 N High St Columbus 10/1/1994 2004  
Friendly's 2345 E DUBLIN GRANVILLE RD Columbus      
Friendly's 530 High St Worthington 1972 3/1/2001  
Friendly's 240 S Hamilton Rd Columbus     Now Budget Rent a Car
Frisch's Big Boy 4775 E Main St Columbus      
Frisch's Big Boy 3785 Indianola Ave Columbus      
Frisch's Big Boy 2700 Brice Road Reynoldsburg 1989 12/20/2011  
Frisch's Big Boy 1850 Northwest Blvd Columbus      
Frisch's Big Boy 3400 Olentangy River Rd Columbus      
Frisch's Big Boy 4775 W Broad St Columbus      
Frisco Cafe 266 E Main St Columbus 5/21/1937    
Fuddruckers 0 161 & Sawmill Columbus   2007  
G. Michael's 595 S. 3rd St German Village 1999    
Gahanna Grill 82 Granville St Gahanna 19xx   Early 1900's
Gene's Fine Food 1565 W 5th Ave Grandview 1942? 1950's? Had Curb Service
Geyer's Barbecue 4504 N High St Columbus   10/2/1926  
Gibbys Riverview 6125 Riverside Dr Columbus 1997 2003  
GILLY'S DINER 1172 E 17TH Columbus 1960's?    
Ginger Bay 3370 Olentangy River Rd Columbus Jul-98 Oct-98  
Gloria Cajun Kitchen 2170 W Henderson Rd Columbus   April 9 1998  
Gloria Restaurant 2195 Riverside Dr Columbus 1924 2/14/1970  
Golden City     Short North 1975 1995 Esquire magazine once praised it as one of a kind. 
Golden Point 0 Oakland Park Columbus     now Donatos
Goody-Boy Drive In 1144 N High St Columbus      
Gottlieb's 1027 W 5th Ave Grandview   2000  
Graeter's 1 North State Street Westerville 1995    
Grandads Pizza 1252 W 3rd Ave Columbus      
Grandma's Fried Chicken 3741 Indianola Ave Columbus     now: Como Mower Service & Sales
Grandma's Fried Chicken 1855 Lockbourne Rd Columbus     Now: Subway
Grandma's Fried Chicken 111 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Grandview Café 1455 W 3rd Ave Grandview      
Grandview Inn 1127 Dublin Rd Columbus      
Grandview Restaurant (Palumbo's) 1307 Grandview Ave Grandview 1931 1940's  
Greek Super Club 0 German Village Columbus      
Green Derby 392 E Long St Columbus 6/11/1940    
Green Gables Drive Inn 619 Harrisburg Pike Columbus     hamburgers and strawberry pie
GREEN LANTERN 2110 LOCKBOURNE RD Columbus 1960's?    
Ground Round 2690 E Dublin-Granville Rd Columbus   ########  
Ground Round 5090 N High St Columbus      
Growlers Brew Pub 1380 Bethel Road Columbus      
GRUNDY'S 888 S High St Columbus 1960's?    
Guido's 5617 N High St Worthington     built in 1957
Guidos Speakeasy 439 N High St Columbus   1987  
Guy's Hamburgers 1466 Morse Rd Columbus      
Harold's 3rd & Town Grill @ Mound & High 346 S High St Columbus 1990 1992  homemade food featuring homemade noodles
Harold's Cajun Glory Cafe   Bethel Columbus 1998    
Harrison Stew's 1416 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Hayes 67 E Gay St Columbus      
Hayes Restaurant 1405 E Livingston Ave Columbus 1897 1960's?  
Hearth and Eagle 7800 Olentangy River Rd Columbus 1976 2004 now a rusty bucket
Heiders Restaurant 1668 N 3rd St Columbus 216   Famous for the 15¢ Turkey Dinner
Hessenauer's Beer Garden 581 S High St Columbus 7/1859   By 1914 it was called Columbia Hall
Hey Hey Grill 361 E Whittier St Columbus      
Hickory Creek Bar & Grille 2586 S Hamilton Rd Columbus 1995   now Dragon Buffet
High Spot 2375 N High St Columbus 8/1/1935    
High Street Cafeteria 85 N High St Columbus      
HiTops 1380 Bethel Road Columbus      
Ho Toy's 13 W State St Columbus      
Hoffmanbeck Bakery 962 Demorest Rd Columbus   1998  
Hoggy's 1998 Stringtown Rd Grove City   2007  
Hokey Pokey 65 E State St Westerville   May 13 1998  
Ho-Lee-Chow 0 Godown Columbus   1994  
Homer Filby's 0 Second location ?? Columbus 1970's 1970's  
Homer Filby's 0 Westerville? Columbus 1970's 1970's  
Hoodins 1275 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus     became Max and Erma's
Hoovers Restaurant 85 N High St Columbus 5/6/1938   2nd Restaurant under that name
Hops Restaurant and Brewery     Columbus   2002 2 locations
Hot Sub 19 E Woodruff Ave Columbus      
Houlihan's 3580 W Dublin Granville Rd Columbus   2007  
House Of Pancakes 2447 Morse Rd Columbus      
Howard Johnsons 999 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Howard Johnsons 5090 N High St Columbus      
Howard Johnsons 1313 Olentangy River Rd Columbus 1960's    
Howard Johnsons 12 S James Rd Columbus  8/12/1948    
Hummel's Restaurant 0 Broad & 3rd (Rowlands Building) Columbus 1946 9/30/1963  
Hungry Hermans 1578 Parsons Ave Columbus      
Hungry Hermans 1276 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Hymie's Hot Subs 0 High Street Columbus   1984  
Hymies' Hot Subs 1990 N High St Columbus      
India Corner 8939 S. Old State Rd. Columbus   2007  
Inner Circle 16 W Beck Columbus 11/1/1973   Ron Moretti
International House Of Pancakes 0 Main St Belxey 1970 1988  
International House Of Pancakes 0 Morse Rd Columbus 1970 1988  
International House Of Pancakes 2195 N High St Columbus 1966 1986  
Irvings 0 NE Broad & High Columbus   1994  
Isalys Ice Cream 1205 N High St Columbus      
Isalys Ice Cream 1620 N High St Columbus      
Isalys Ice Cream 1255 Oak St Columbus      
Isalys Ice Cream 650 S Third St Columbus      
Isley's Ice Cream Shop 0 Great Eastern Shopping Center Columbus      
Italian Eatery 93 N High St Gahanna 1994 2004  
Italian Oven 6627 Dublin Center Dr Dublin   Oct 1 1998  
Italiannis Restaurant 4522 Kenny Rd Columbus 3/19/1996    
J ROSS BROWNE'S WHALING STATION 60 E Wilson Bridge Rd Worthington   Mar-89  
J.R. Migg's 1630 Neil Ave. Columbus   2007  
Jack and Benny's 6 E Broad St Columbus 1956 1980 24 hour diner
Jack and Benny's 2563 N High St Columbus 1995    
Jack Bowmans Steak House 433 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Jack Bowman's Suburban Steak House 1130 Dublin Rd Columbus      
Jacks 5545 N High St Worthington 1956?    
Jack's Sandwich Shop 53 E Lynn Alley Columbus 1942    
Jai Lai 1421 Olentangy River Rd Columbus 1933 8/10/1996 moved from 589 N. High in '54
James Restaurant 243 S High St Columbus      
James Tavern 160 E Wilson Bridge Rd Worthington      
Japanese Steak House 270 E Town St Columbus      
Jax Roast Beef 3075 E Main St Columbus      
Jax Roast Beef 2160 Morse Rd Columbus      
Jax Roast Beef 3161 W Broad St Columbus      
JAY DEE RESTAURANT 860 N CASSADY AVE Columbus 1960's?    
Jerry Lucas' Beef and Shakes 0 Huy Road Columbus      
Jerry's Drive In 4910 N High St Columbus      
Jerry's Drive In 3140 Olentangy River Rd Columbus      
Jimmy Deans 0 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Jimmy Deans 415 Georgesville Road Columbus 1971    
Jimmy Deans 0 Henderson Rd Columbus      
Jimmy's Place Upstairs 595.5 S. 3rd St German Village . Originally Earl Bradley's    
Jimmy's Too 595 S. 3rd St German Village   1998  
JOANNE'S SANDWICH SHOP 488 MT VERNON AVE Columbus 1960's?    
JOE AND FLO'S GRILL 1060 E MAIN ST Columbus 1960's?    
Joe's Crab Shack 0 Easton Town Center. Columbus   2007  
Jolly Gargoyle 19 N Pearl Alley (Basement) Columbus      
Jolly Gargoyle Country Home 4040 Riverside Dr Columbus   1926  
Jolly Jingles Restaurants 144 E Gay St Columbus      
Jolly Time Tavern 2609 Sullivant Ave Columbus 6/1/1934    
Jong Mea 747 E Broad St Columbus 1951    
Jong Mea 3680 E Broad St Columbus      
JP’s Barbecue Ribs 1072 E Main St Columbus 1964    
JP's BBQ Ribs 1077 Old Henderson Columbus      
Julians's 1377 Community Park Columbus 1979 2005  
Jungle Imp's Summer Beer Garden 2013 Lockbourne Rd Columbus 6/1/1933    
Jury Room Restaurant and Bar 22 E Mound St Columbus in 1831   Updated in the Fall of 2010 by Liz Lesser
K C HAMBURGER STAND 636 N High St Columbus      
K2U     Columbus   2002  
Kahiki 3583 E Broad St Columbus 3/22/1961 8/25/2000  
Kaiser Block 739 S 3rd St Columbus 1903    
KC HAMBURGER SHOP, 3210 E MAIN ST Columbus      
KFC 1128 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
King Ave. Coffeehouse 247 King Ave Columbus      
King Tuts 2411 Morse Columbus      
Kings Bar and Grill 640 Olentangy Blvd Columbus 6/13/1940    
Kings Grill 1080 Cleveland Ave Columbus 6/1/1934 8/1/2003 last known as Crown Grill and combos Lounge
King's Inn     Columbus     In the Arlington Arms
King's Rose Garden Saloon 169 E Beck St Columbus      
Kinney's Tavern 38 W Gay St Columbus 1930's    
Knapp's 1307 Grandview Ave Grandview   1929?  
Knight's Ice Cream 596 Cleveland Ave Westerville      
Knotty Pine 1765 W 3rd Ave Grandview 1935 open temp closing in 2004 for update
Kona Cafe 53 Parsons Ave Columbus   Sep-98  
Kuenning's 19 N High St Columbus 1950's    
Kuenning's Suburban 3015 E Main St Columbus      
KWIK KAFE OF COLUMBUS 408 NORTH 6TH ST Columbus 1960's?    
Land & Sea     Columbus      
L'Antibes 772 N. High St Columbus 1993   Dale Gussett returns to Columbus to reopen
L'Armagnac 121 S Sixth Street Columbus 1976 1982 Dale Gussett opens and later sells
Las Margaritas 0 Tuttle Mall Food Court Columbus 2000    
LaScala Itailian Bistro 4199 W Dublin Granville Rd Dublin  Early 1970's    
LaTravola 6125 Riverside Dr Columbus 2000's 2000's  
Le Café     Columbus      
Ledo's 2608 N High St Columbus      
Lemon Grass - An Asian Bistro 641 N. High St Short North      
Lenny's Spaghetti House 895 N High St Columbus 1960's    
Leroy's Spaghetti & Steak House 895 N High St Columbus 1970's    
LIBERTY GRILL 997 MT VERNON AVE Columbus 1960's?    
Lincoln Lodge 4950 W Broad St Columbus 5/1/1956 3/19/1992  
Lindenhof 169 E Beck St Columbus 1940's    
Lindey's 169 E Beck St Columbus 1981 open  
LITTLE CHEF 1775 E 5TH AVE Columbus 1960's    
LOMBARDI GRILL 98 JACKSON ST Columbus 1960's?    
Lone Star 1760 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus 7/17/1993    
Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon 3939 Ridge Mill Dr. Columbus   2007  
Long John Silver's 3561 Cleveland Ave Columbus   closed  
Long John Silver's 2127 E Livingston Ave Columbus   closed  
Long John Silver's 6065 E Livingston Ave Columbus   closed  
Long John Silver's 4620 E Main St Columbus     only one left
Long John Silver's 5801 Karl Road Columbus   closed  
Long John Silver's 1102 S High St Columbus   closed  
Long John Silver's 3847 S High St Columbus   closed  
Long John Silver's 4670 W Broad St Columbus   closed  
Long John Silver's 1458 W Mound Street Columbus   closed  
Longhorn Salon 347 E Barthman Ave Columbus 7/8/1940   Formerly called little Italy Nite Club
Longhorn Salon 2894 E Main St Columbus 7/1/1963    
LUCAS' RESTAURANT 1496 OAK ST, Columbus 1960's?    
Lum's 395 Georgesville Rd Grove City      
Lum's 440 Karl Road Columbus 1972   Now: Good Times Bar
Lum's 180 N High St Columbus     Now: Kinko's Copies
Lum's 1864 N High St Columbus     Now: Brenen's Coffee House
Lum's 3121 Olentangy River Rd Columbus      
Lum's 771 S Hamilton Rd Columbus 1968    
Luv Pub 0 Morse Columbus      
Mansion 1234 E Broad St Columbus 1977 1981 Lindenberg house and later governors Mansion
Maramor Restaurant 112 E Broad St Columbus 1920 5/14/1927  
Maramor Restaurant 137 E Broad St Columbus 3/15/1927 8/1/1972  
MARAMOR RESTAURANT 137 E BROAD ST Columbus      
Marble Gang 1058 Mount Vernon Ave Columbus   1998 noted as a steak and ribs destination during Bill Williams' ownership.
MARCS FUNTIME PIZZA PALACE 1742 COLUMBUS SQUARE Columbus      
Marc Pi's China Gate     hilliard   1994  
Marino's Seafood Fish & Chips 1216 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Mark Pi Express 1059 S High St Columbus   2002  
Market Street Café 1380 Bethel Road Columbus      
Marks Fun Time Pizza 0 Columbus Square Columbus      
Marzetti's Restaurant 16 E Broad St Columbus 1906 1971  
Marzetti's Restaurant 59 E Gay St Columbus 7/15/1919   second
Marzetti's Restaurant 1460 N High St Columbus 1897    
Marzetti's Restaurant 2042 N High St Columbus 1897    
Max and Erma's Restaurant 1275 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus   open  
Max and Erma's Restaurant 1904 Lake Club Drive Reynoldsburg approx 1975 11/2/2009  
Max and Erma's Restaurant 739 S 3rd St Columbus 1972    
MCL Cafeteria 2491 E Granville Rd Columbus 4/19/1973    
Mellmans 0 High St Columbus   1994  
Mellmans Corner 80 S 4th St Columbus      
Melting Pot 5090 N High St Columbus   2007 Was Howard Johnsons & Ground Round
Merlot 5252 Norwich Hilliard   1994  
Messmers Dining Hall 175 N High St Columbus      
Michael Dominic's 30 E Wilson Bridge Rd Columbus 1986 2001  
Mill Street Bagels 3296 N High St Columbus   2003  
Mill Street Bagels 1284 W Fifth Ave Columbus   2006 Now
Millers 0 Rt 62 Columbus     the best cinnamon bread!
Mills 19 N High St Columbus 5/7/1926 8/19/1971 last name of Restaurant was Kuennings
Mills 69 N High St Columbus 2/1/1928    
Mills 77 S High St Columbus 3/13/1916 2/1/1928 Moved to 69 N High
Mills 0 Spring and High Columbus      
Moe's Southwest Grill 5976 E Main St Reynoldsburg 2004 2005  
Mohawk Grill 821 Mohawk St Columbus      
Montana Mills Bread 530 High St Worthington      
Monte Carlo Ristorante 6333 Cleveland Ave Columbus 12/1/1979 8/2/1997 now Home Depot
Moon Star Chinese Restaurant 205 S. High St. Columbus   2007  
Mother's 1345 Morse Rd Columbus 11/26/1977   Now: Sofa Express
Mother's 4056 W Broad St Columbus      
Mr Hero 2087 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Musketeer Club 898 E Long St Columbus 11/1/1933    
Myers Grill 916 N High St Columbus 7/1/1935    
Nancy's Home Cooking 3133 N High St Columbus 1971   Temp closing June 2009, repoened end of June 2010
Napoli's Villa inside the Ramada Inn. 4801 E Broad St Columbus 2003 ######## Moved to 4545 E Broad
Napoloi's Family Restaurant 4545 E Broad St Columbus 11/16/2010    
Napoloi's Family Restaurant 51 S. Hamilton Road Columbus mid-1980s 2003 Moved to 4801 E Broad
Nassano's Royal Café 141 S 4th St Columbus 1915? 1967? now the site of Columbus' IBM building.
NEIGHBORHOOD GRILLE 1226 E LONG STREET Columbus 1960's?    
Neil Tavern 22 S High St Columbus 1822    
New Yorker 0 E Broad St Columbus      
Nickleby's Bookstore Cafe     Grandview 1989 1995  
Nickleby's Bookstore Café 1425 Grandview Ave Grandview 11/2/1989 ?  
Niederlanders Dining Room 35 N High St Columbus 3/18/1871    
Nooners 6863 Flags Center Dr Westerville Jan. 17 1995 5/23/1998  
North High Restaurant, The 175 N High St Columbus      
NORTHERN RESTAURANT 1143 N High St Columbus 1960's?    
OAK ST RESTAURANT, 1192 OAK ST Columbus 1960's?    
Old Church-House Restaurant 1092 Bethel Road Columbus 1971 1980  
Old Landmark Café 1420 S 4th St Columbus      
Old Spaghetti Warehouse 397 W Broad St Columbus 1/1/1978    
Old Swiss House 961 S. High St Columbus   April 20 1998   
Old Trail Inn 4460 W Broad St Columbus 10/1/1951    
Old Trail Restaurant 18 E Main St Columbus 5/13/1948    
Oldfields 1571 N 4th St Columbus   open  
Olentangy Inn coffee shop 1299 Olentangy River Rd Columbus   1995  now Cap City Fine Diner and Bar
Olentangy Village Tavern 2531 N Main Columbus 11/20/1939 open  
One Nation 0 Nationwide One - top floor Columbus 11/27/1977    
Oriental Cafe 6771 Dublin Center Dr Dublin Village Center 1998 1998  
Otani     Columbus 1984    
Otto's Deli 30 S Young St Columbus 1978 1992  
Out on Main 122 E Main St Columbus   2002 Became Brownstone on Main
Palm Gardens Night Club 1392 N High St Columbus 2/1/1934    
Palmer Haus 169 E Beck St Columbus      
Panache Restaurant 6500 Doubletree Avenue Columbus      
panzera's pizza 3794 Fairlington Drive Upper Arlington      
Panzera's Pizza 1354 Grandview Ave Grandview 92?    
Panzera's Pizza 1333 Northwest Blvd Columbus 1970? 92? moved to 1354 Grandview
Paoletti Restaurant 52 S 3rd St Columbus 1922 9/14/1972  
Papa Joe's 1573 N High St Columbus      
Pasta Amore 18 Dillmont Dr Columbus   2001  
Patio, The 490 S Front St Columbus 6/20/1990    
Patton's Lounge 1662 W Mound St Columbus 7/1/1963    
Pauls Panty 1565 W 5th Ave Grandview 1981?    
Pauls Restaurant 4545 E Broad St Columbus 1979 2009 Napoloi's Family Restaurant
Peking Dynasty Express 2210 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Peppercorn Grille 1380 Bethel Road Columbus      
Periwinkle's Salads 0 Long Street Columbus      they had, among other things, homemade salads like tuna, chicken or turkey, made with lots of sprouts, celery and other yummy stuff.
Piada Street Food 1315 Lane Ave Columbus Mid 2010    
Piada Street Food 2585 Main St  Bexley Early 2011    
PIC-N-CHICKEN RESTAURANT 3088 WESTERVILLE RD Columbus 1960's?    
Pinn Central Station 1990 N High St Columbus      
Pizzeria Uno 0 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus   2004  
Planet Hollywood 155 Easton Town Cent Columbus 6/1/1999 2000  
Plank's Bier Garten 888 S High St Columbus 1960    
Plank's Café 743 Parsons Ave Columbus 1939    
Plateau Bar     Columbus      
Playboy Club 0 E Broad St Columbus 7/7/1982 mid 80's  
Pleasant on the Lane 0 Lane Ave Shopping Center Columbus   1994  
Ponderosa Steak House 1671 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Ponderosa Steak House 355 Georgesville Rd Columbus 1970    
Ponderosa Steak House 2330 Morse Rd Columbus      
Ponderosa Steak House 4720 Reed Rd Columbus 1968    
Ponderosa Steak House 837 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Ponderosa Steak House 2441 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Ponderosa Steak House 3875 S High St Columbus      
Ponderosa Steak House 2370 Stringtown Grove City      
POP'S RESTAURANT 559 N 20TH ST Columbus      
Presto Grill 1222 N High St Columbus 7/7/1939    
PRESTO GRILL 1222 N High St Columbus 1960's?    
Presutti's Villa 1692 W 5th Ave Grandview 1932 1981 a favorite Grandview eatery
Prince Spaghetti House 895 N High St Columbus 6/5/1940    
Prince Spaghetti House 614 Parsons Ave Columbus 6/5/1940    
Q C B Lunchroom 7 S High St Columbus 1840 1912  
Queen Bee 248 S. 3rd St Columbus 1949 late 2000's opened by John & Christine Pritsolas, who ran it for 45 years. 2004 bought by the Kodheli's, then Goricas, then by Jean Perry in 2007.
Quickest Cleanest Best Dairy Lunch 7 S High St Columbus 2/3/1919    
QUINN'S GRILL, 434 E LIVINGSTON AVE Columbus 1960's?    
R. J. Snappers 700 N High St Columbus   10/9/2009  
RAINBOW GRILL 1351 W Broad St Columbus 1960's?    
Rapallo's   French Market Columbus 1983 2003  
Rax 6111 Busch Blvd Columbus      
Rax 3475 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Rax 3559 E Broad St. Columbus     now Popeye's
Rax 1960 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus   2005 The last Rax in Columbus
Rax 580 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Rax 3075 E Main St Columbus      
Rax 4484 E Main St Columbus      
Rax 6780 E Main St Columbus      
Rax 790 Georgesville Rd Columbus      
Rax 3850 Lyman Rd Columbus      
Rax 2160 Morse Columbus      
Rax 1980 N High St Columbus      
Rax 2754 N High St Columbus      
Rax 1652 Neil Ave Columbus      
Rax 4710 Reed Rd Columbus 1983    
Rax 4710 Reed Rd Columbus      
Rax 4470 Refugee Rd Columbus   2004  
Rax 6490 Riverside Dr Columbus      
Rax 3623 S High St Columbus      
Rax 772 S State St Columbus      
Rax 2071 Stringtown Rd Columbus      
Rax 1724 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Rax 3155 W Broad St Columbus   2004  
Rax 140 Worthington Square Columbus      
Ray Johnson Fish Market 111 E Main St Columbus 1962 -  
Red Door Tavern 1736 W 5th Ave Grandview   -  
Red Grill? 0 Woolco (in Great Eastern?) Columbus      
RED LION RESTAURANT 0 Neil House Columbus 8/15/1965    
Red Lobster 1380 Bethel Road Columbus 1994 2001  
Red Lobster 1755 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Red Lobster 1961 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Reebs 1041 E Livingston Ave Columbus 1911 6/1/2001  
Refectory 1092 Bethel Road Columbus 1980    
Resch’s Bakery 4061 E Livingston Ave Columbus 1912   oldest operating bakery in Columbus
Reuben's Delicatessen 1309 StoneRidge Dr. Gahanna 9/61997  July 1998  
RICARDO'S RESTAURANT 1465 OAKLAND PARK AVE Columbus 1960's?    
Richman Saloon 1963 W Broad St Columbus 1879    first saloon on the Hilltop
Ringside Café 19 N Pearl St Columbus 1897 open owner: John Iacovetta -named Clem's Ringside Cafe in 1960
Ritter's Frozen Custard     Reynoldsburg.   2007  
Ritz Club 2013 Lockbourne Rd Columbus 3/1/1940    
Ritzy's 5710 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Ritzy's 3849 E Broad St Columbus      
Ritzy's 19 E Gay St Columbus      
Ritzy's 277 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Ritzy's 2087 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Ritzy's 7332 E Main St Reynoldsburg      
Ritzy's 155 Georgesville Rd Columbus      
Ritzy's 2070 Morse Rd Columbus      
Ritzy's 4285 N High St Columbus     Now House of India
Ritzy's 4697 Reed Rd Columbus      
Ritzy's 2804 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Ritzy's 641 S State St  Westerville      
Ritzy's 1939 Stringtown Rd Grove City      
Ritzy's 1298 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Riviera Restaurant 360 Sandusky St Columbus 38 54 Off Town Street- W of 315
Riviera The 360 N Sandusky St Columbus      
RJ Snappers Bar and Gill 700 N High St Columbus      
Roadhouse Annies 895 N High St Columbus     currently
Roadhouse Grill 3940 Lymon Dr Columbus      
Rockhouse Tavern & Grill 80 S. 4th St Columbus 1998 1998  
Rocky's 2800 Bethel Rd Columbus 1979 1998  
Rofinif's Pizza 1170 Weber Columbus 1959 2005  
Rose Tree 0 SE Town & High Columbus      
Rotolo's Pizza  1720 Stringtown Rd Grove City   6/29/2010  
Rotolo's Pizza    W 5th Ave        
Rotolo's Pizza    W Grandville Rd        
Rush Creek Sports Bar and Grill 6136 Busch Blvd Columbus   5/22/2009  
Rusty Pelican 60 E Wilson Bridge Rd Worthington Apr-89    
Salts Fish and Chips 835 S High St Columbus 1/1/1970    
Sambo's 4545 E Broad St Columbus     Pauls Restaurant
SANDS SUPPER CLUB 3915 E MAIN ST Columbus   9/10/1965 DECLARED BANKRUPT
Sandys Drive-In 850 Mt Vernon Ave Columbus      
Sandys Drive-In 4299 N High St Columbus      
Sandys Drive-In 1578 Parsons Ave Columbus      
Sandy's Drive-In 1516 E Main St Columbus      
Sandy's Drive-In 3414 Sullivant Ave Columbus      
Sandy's Drive-In 1276 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Sanese’s Restaurant 895 N High St Columbus 1950's    
Santa Fe Steakhouse 2586 S Hamilton Rd Columbus 1995    
Satan's Place Bar 0 Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Saxons Sandwich 1119 S Hamilton Rd Columbus 8/6/1968    
Schlotzskys 76 E Powell Road Lewis Center   2003?  
Schlotzskys 1780 Hillard Rome Road Hilliard   2003?  
Schlotzskys 1836 W Henderson Rd Columbus   2003?  
Schlotzskys 1839 Winderly Lane Pickerington   2003?  
Schmidt's   W Henderson Road Columbus   1995 converted to Guadalajara with Tex-Mex menu
Schmidt's     Reynoldsburg   1995 converted to Guadalajara with Tex-Mex menu
Schmidt's Sausage Haus 240 E Kossuth Street Columbus 6/2/1967 open Meat packing business opened 1886.
Schmidt's Sausage Haus 6800 Schrock Hill Ct Columbus      
Schmidt's Sausage Haus 0 W Henderson Road Upper Arlington      
Scioto Grille 9215 Dublin Rd. Powell mid 90s    
Seafood Bay 179 N High St Columbus   1969  
Seafood Bay 1260 W 5th Ave Grandview 1969    
Sellsville Cookhouse 1138 King Ave Grandview 1900    
Shakeys 401 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Shell Restaurant 0 Sullivant Columbus      
Shelton's 0 State Street Westerville 60's   Best Shrimp in a Basket
Showbiz Pizza Place 2210 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. Columbus   1986 Replaced by the 50's Connection, now Dockside Dolls
Showbiz Pizza Place 4284 Macsway Ave. Columbus     Became Chuck E. Cheese's
Shoney's 4865 Sinclair Rd Columbus   1998 The last of the national chain's trio in Franklin County 
Silver Front Cafe 223 E Town St Columbus 8/1/1934    
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 2777 Billingsley Rd Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 3461 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 5720 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 631 E 5th Ave Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 4785 E Broad St Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 955 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 2135 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 4399 E Livingston Ave Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 5980 E Main St Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 2130 Morse Rd Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 4910 N High St Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 40 N James Rd Columbus 1986    
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 6546 Riverside Dr Dublin      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 1059 S High St Columbus 4/1/1980    
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 3444 S High St Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 428 S State St Westerville      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 6330 Tussing Rd Reynoldsburg      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 1416 W 5th Ave Grandview      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 2791 W Broad St Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 4310 W Broad St Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 1873 W Henderson Rd Columbus      
Sisters Chicken and Biscuits 1380 W Mound St Columbus      
SKYLINE RESTAURANT 379 W Broad St Columbus 1960's?    
Smokey Bones BBQ 1755 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus   2003  
Smoler' Beer Garden 190 S 4th St Columbus 6/2/1934    
Souvlaki Palace 1920 N High St Columbus 1976 5/21/1999 lease not renewed to allow a Steak 'n Shake in
Spaghetti Shop 2177 Hilliard-Rome Rd Hilliard   Dec-95  
Spats 0 Northland Mall Columbus      
Spectators Sports Bar and Grill 3535 W. Dublin-Granville Rd. Columbus   2007  
Spinnakers 0 City Center Mall Columbus   2005  
Spiro's Resautant 4140 Riverside Dr Columbus 2003   moved from Sant Margherta
Spiro's Resautant 0 Trabue Rd Columbus 1986 2003 was "The Shack by the Tracks"
Sportsters 1380 Bethel Road Columbus      
Star Inn 3747 Trabue Columbus 3/19/1947    
Stardust Steak House 3250 Allegheny Columbus 8/1/1940    
State Fourth Grill 153 E State St Columbus 10/24/1937 2/25/1994  
State Palace Restaurant 112 E Broad St Columbus 8/20/1919   One of the first large Chinese restaurants
Steak Escape   French Market Columbus Oct-82 5/1/1999 This was the final place to close in the French Market
Steak 'n Shake 1920 N High St Columbus 1999 open  
Steak 'n Shake 1918 N. High St. Columbus   2007  
Stew Harrison's restauratnt 1416 W 5th Ave Grandview 8/8/1932 7/14/1984  
Stewarts Root Beer 257 Yearling Rd Columbus      
Stones Grill 214 S 4th St Columbus 6/1/1933   Drive in
Stop 18 Tavern 5534 N High St Columbus   1/29/1968  
Stouffer's One Nation 0 N High St Columbus 1973   Top Floor of Nationwide Plaza One Bldg
Stouffer's Top of the Center 0 E Broad Columbus     top floor of what was then the City National bldg, now Bank One
Stouffers University Inn 0 Olentangy River Rd Columbus     now the Park Hotel and Damons
Street Scene 1726 N High St Columbus      
Stuart Anderson's Black Angus 2690 E Dublin-Granville Rd Columbus   4/19/1988  
Stuart Anderson's Black Angus 4518 Kenny Rd Upper Arlington   4/19/1988  
Stuart Anderson's Black Angus 4420 Refugee RD Columbus   4/19/1988  
Subway 2937 Olentangy River Rd Columbus 1982 open  
Subway 350 S High St Columbus 8/19/2003 open  
Subway 1059 S High St Columbus 4/1/2003 open was a Sisters
Sundancer 60 E Wilson Bridge Rd  Worthington      
Sunrise Coffee Shop 1931 Parsons Ave Columbus 11/1/1941    
Super Dynasty Chinese Buffet 1380 Bethel Road Columbus 2003 2004  
Sveden House Restaurant 1245 Morse Rd Columbus 1940's    
Swan Tavern 256 S High St Columbus 1816 ########  
Swensens Ice Cream 2599 S Hamilton Rd Columbus 1969 11/3/2002  
T.G.I. Fridays 4540 Kenny Road Columbus 1980's? 2005 Now Wallgreens
T.G.I. Friday's 6211 Cleveland Ave. Columbus   2007  
Tabard Restaurant 4040 Riverside Dr Columbus 9/9/1926 1938 Area became the River Lawn Subdivision in 1938
Taco Bell 6006 E LIVINGSTON Ave Columbus 1974    
Taco Bell 1399 Harrisburg Pike Columbus 1988    
Taco Bell 2515 Morse Rd Columbus     now CVS
Taco Bell 400 S Hamilton Rd Columbus 1968   now King Gyros
Taco Bell 2421 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Taco Bell 808 S High St Columbus 1969    
Taco Bell 1370 W Lane Columbus 1978    
Taco Rancho 1565 W 5th Ave Grandview 69? 70?  
Talita's Mexican Restaurant 2977 N High St Columbus 1968 2007 Second Mexican Restaurant in Columbus (several moves)
Tapatio's 491 N Park Street Columbus   2004  
Taproom 2293 Cleveland Ave Columbus 8/1/1935    
Tarpy's Beverage and Delicatessen 1805 Kingsdale Center Columbus 8/27/1961    
TAT 810 Beechwood Ave Columbus 1962   second location
TAT 3280 E Main St. Columbus 1950's   Moved here from Grandview
TAT 33 N James Rd Columbus 1953    
TAT 1210 S James Rd Columbus 1960    
TAT 3858 Sullivant Ave Columbus 1962    
TAT 409 W Goodale Avenue Columbus 1929 1950's in 1934 it was the first to serve pizza in Columbus
TAT Pizza Carryout 40 N James Rd Columbus 1954 6/1/1985  
TAT Ristorante di Familia 1210 S James Rd Columbus 3/1/1955   Moved here in 1990, Origial location opened in 1929 
Teddy's Frosted Mug 4615 N High St Columbus   7/14/1990  
Tee Jaye's Country Place 2435 Brice Rd Columbus      
Tee Jaye's Country Place 1071 Dublin Rd Columbus   2007 Now Rancho Alegre
Tee Jaye's Country Place 1264 E Dublin Granville Rd. Columbus    2000's  
Tee Jaye's Country Place 4910 N High St Columbus      
Tee Jaye's Country Place 1385 Parsons Ave Columbus 1970   was First location.
Tee Jaye's Country Place 350 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
Tee Jaye's Country Place 895 S State St Westerville   2000's  
Tee Jaye's Country Place 1880 Stringtown Rd Columbus      
Tee Jaye's Country Place 4048 W Broad St Columbus      
The Big Nickel 0 Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
The Blackston 9215 Dublin Rd. Powell 1998 1998  
The Boardwalk 0 E Main St Columbus     near James, knockout coneys & hot crinkle fries
The Boardwalk 0 State Street Columbus     Westerville
The Dell 115 Parsons Ave Columbus 1958? 1998  
The Red Bull     Columbus      
The Riverview 6125 Riverside Dr Columbus 2003 2005  
The Top 2891 E Main Street Columbus 1955 - Original owners (Bill Sapp & Lee Henry) later built Kahiki & Wine Cellar
Third & Town Grill 88 E Town St Columbus   1990 Moved by City Center Mall
Thompson's Cafeteria 26 N High St Columbus      
Thom's on Grandview 1470 Grandview Ave Grandview   5/22/2009  
THREE STAR GRILL 1393 Cleveland Ave Columbus 1960's?    
Thurn's Bakery & Deli 541 S 3rd St Columbus 1930 4/19/2003 Reiner Bakery Renamed Thurns in 1974
Tide House Saloon 169 E Beck St Columbus      
Tivoli Nightclub 257 E Broad St Columbus 6/11/1938    
Tobias ? 739 S 3rd St Columbus 1880's    
Tokay Grill 1921 Parsons Ave Columbus 8/7/1941    
Tom Johnson’s Seafood Restaurant 116 S Fourth St Columbus 1907 1962 Moves to 111 E Main St by his son
TOM PAGE'S OLYMPIA RESTAURANT 1046 MT VERNON AVE Columbus      
Tom Thumb's 34 N 3rd St Columbus      
TOMMY HENRICH'S RESTAURANT, 247 E BROAD ST Columbus      
TOM'S RESTAURANT, 3624 E 5TH AVE Columbus 1960's?    
Tony's Pizza 1333 Northwest Blvd Columbus   2006  
TOOTIE'S SANDWICH SHOP 1186 E LONG ST Columbus      
Top Steak House , The 2891 E Main St Columbus 1955 open  
TOWN HOUSE RESTAURANT 348 E TOWN ST Columbus      
Tremont Goodie Shop 2116 Tremont Center Upper Arlington      
Tremont Restaurant 708 S High St Columbus 1938 7/8/1948 Became Clarmont
Tumbleweed Southwest Grill 3780 W. Broad St. Columbus   2007  
Umberto's Caffe Dolce 3145 Kingsdale Center Upper Arlington 1984 Aug-98  
Union Restaurant 52 S 3rd St Columbus 1922 1972  
Upper Krust 0 E Side Columbus      
Upper Krust 1095 S Hamilton Rd Columbus 7/1/1967   now: Donatos
Valut, The     Columbus      
Van Horns Grill 895 N High St Columbus 5/28/1937    
Vault 0 SW Broad & High Columbus   1994  
Venetian Room 360 N Sandusky St Columbus 9/30/1941    
Victoria Station 1961 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus      
Villa Nova Ristorante 5545 N High St Worthington 1977   Colleli Family
Village Cupboard 1 North State Street Westerville      
Village Inn Pizza Parlor 0 Olentangy River Rd Columbus      
Virginia 0 State St & High Columbus      
Viva 796 N. High St Short North Dec-97 1998  
Vogue Lounge 5545 N High St Worthington   1977  
VOODOO SUPPER CLUB 279 S High St Columbus 1960's?    
W B Restaurant and Grill 523 W Broad St Columbus 1955    
W.C. Gathers 5617 N High St Worthington      
W.C. Gathers 5617 N High St Columbus      
WALNUT CAFÉ 480 W TOWN ST Columbus 1960's?    
WARREN'S SANDWICH SHOP 3236 N High St Columbus 1960's?    
Water Works 225 N Front St Columbus   1987  
WESTERN PANCAKE HOUSE, 0 Great Western Shopping Center Columbus      
Westerville Grille 59 S. State St. Columbus   2007  
White Castle 1080 S Hamilton Rd Columbus      
White Castle 49 S. Front Street Columbus 6/3/1929   First White Castle restaurant opened in Columbus. (closed on  to make way for the first State Office Building)
White Horse Tavern 0 fifth and Main St Columbus 1832 1913  
White House Bistro 9721 Sawmill Rd Powel Dec-95 June 27 1998  
Willard Restaurant 2270 E Main St Columbus 1927    
Williams Grill 0 State Street Westerville 60's   Lemon Meringue Pie
Windward Passage Restaurant 4739 Reed Rd Columbus 1973    
Wine Cellar 1777 E Dublin Granville Rd Columbus 2/1/1972 1991  
Winking Lizard 1380 Bethel Road Columbus 2004    
Wm. Greystone Winery 544 S Front St Columbus 1990 2004  
Wolfgang Puck Express 1625 W Lane Ave Columbus 2005    
Ye Olde Chase Tavern 5939 N High St Worthington 1929    
Yeager's Soda Grill 53 Parsons Ave Columbus 6/1/1928    
Yoho’s 3088 Westerville Rd Columbus 1987    
Yogi's Hoagies 475 S. State Street Westerville   open  
Yogi's Hoagies 1274 Morse Road Columbus   open  
York Grill 12 N High St Columbus   1950's?  
York Steak House 0 Eastland Mall area Columbus      
York Steak House 0 Westland Mall area Columbus      
Z Cucina diSpirito 1368 Grandview Ave Grandview      
Zantigo 3402 Cleveland Ave Columbus      
Zantigo 4210 E Broad St Columbus 1978    
Zantigo 2111 E Livingston Ave Columbus 1981   Became Taco Bell
Zantigo 6323 E Main Columbus 1979    
Zantigo 2553 N High St Columbus     Original Zantigo Torn Down and rebuilt as Taco Bell
Zantigo 2408 STRINGTOWN RD Grove City 1985   now Taco Bell
Zantigo 1312 W Fifth Ave Columbus 1977   Became Taco Bell
Ziggy's Continental 4140 Riverside Dr Columbus      
Zoomz Restaurant 1520 Morse Rd Columbus 9/15/1988   Rax concept?
Zyng Asian Grill 1368 Grandview Ave Grandview