Home to the Columbus College of Art and Design, it’s no wonder Columbus boasts one of the best arts and culture scenes in Ohio. The city is divided into separate districts, each with their own individual atmosphere and unique set of incredible restaurants. Acknowledging the merits of each different district, we have updated our guide to the top 10 Restaurants in Columbus, discovering the very best of the best.
Specialising in perfect food and wine pairings, Alana’s is a gourmet’s paradise. The menu changes daily to take full advantage of seasonal and local produce, with only the finest quality ingredients making it to the plate. Enjoy Thai pumpkin lobster bisque, lamb and black fig relleno, goat shank with tamarind sweet potatoes and pork chop with black beans for a truly decadent repast. Pop by for Sunday brunch to partake in perfectly prepared eggs and thick slices of French toast, or drop in for lunch for a steaming bowl of curried corn soup. Open only four evenings a week for dinner, it is advisable to plan ahead to take full advantage of this excellent institution.
Alana’s, 2333 N High Street, Columbus, OH, USA, +1 614 294 6783
Reputed to serve the best pizza in town, Harvest Pizzeria uses farm fresh ingredients to create both the bases and toppings for its pizzas. Diners can choose to start their meal with a selection of small plates such as the wild caught Galician sardines with a vibrant, green salad bowl or delve straight into the main event – the famous pizza. A lengthy ‘get creative’ menu allows guests to dream up their perfect pizza combinations, choosing first the sauce and the cheese before deciding between a selection of meat and vegetable toppings. The almond pesto pizza with spinach, fresh mozzarella and artichoke is a delicious vegetarian choice whilst the spicy tuna with gouda, mozzarella, chorizo and roasted red pepper makes for a perfect hearty option for those seeking tastes of the Med.
Harvest Pizzeria, 495 S 4th Street, Columbus, OH, USA, +1 614 824 1769