Best Columbus, OH Nightlife

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    You can come for the extensive menu of tapas and the equally lengthy list of wines to pair with your selections. You can also come to people watch, as this...

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    Elevator Brewery and Draught Haus

    It's easy to spot this wonderful bar thanks to its turn-of-the-century, multicolored Art Deco elevator façade. Inside, the ornate ceilings, tile floors and...

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    Buffalo Wild Wings

    Great bar that serves up delicious chicken wings and drumsticks spun in 14 signature sauces ranging from sweet and spicy to "blazin." Pool tables draw...

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    Barley's Brewing Company

    Barley's relaxed atmosphere makes everyone feel at home whether it is their first visit or their fiftieth. One of Columbus' premier brewing spots located in...

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    Martini's Italian Bistro

    A place to sit may be difficult to come by at this oft crowded Short North bar where people wait for a table or simply drop in to try one of 18 martinis....

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    Oldfields on High

    A quirky exterior gives way to a cozy neighborhood bar/performance space that packs in a crowd virtually every night of the week. Reasonably priced drinks...

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    Tommy Keegans

    This cozy neighborhood spot has been popular with locals for more than a decade, especially on the weekends, when the line up of bands really packs in the...

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    Thirsty Ear Tavern

    Thirsty Ear, with its abundance of music posters, has a nostalgic feeling and focuses on good, live music. Blues jams, open mic nights, and live bands are...

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    Club 185

    There are institutions and then there is Club 185. A bar that has been around since the mid-50s, plenty of its patrons remember it as their dads' hangout...


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