Openings and bulletins
The annual Jazz & Rib Fest is on hiatus for 2021, however immediately the Columbus Division of Parks and Recreation started Jazz & Rib Fest BBQ Week. The occasion, which incorporates barbecue specials, prix fixe menus and meals kits from native eating places and meals vehicles, continues via July 25. Taking part corporations embrace B&Ok Smoke Home, Ray Ray’s Hog Pit, Seitan’s Realm, The Pit BBQ Grille, Smoked on Excessive, and plenty of extra. Study extra at hotribscooljazz.org.
Columbus slice, an annual pizza celebration benefiting Nationwide Kids’s Hospital, will return with an in-person occasion this fall. Final 12 months, Slice of Columbus switched to a “Pizza Passport” format as a result of pandemic. This 12 months’s native ‘za celebration will happen on Wednesday, September 22 at Columbus Commons.
Final week, the brand new house owners of Sycamore (262 E. Sycamore St.) introduced that the renovated restaurant would debut on the finish of the month. The favored German Village restaurant modified fingers throughout the pandemic after proprietor Chris Crader put it up on the market. The brand new group of householders, Good Meals Eating places, additionally operates the regional Beer Barrel Pizza & Grill chain. You possibly can learn extra concerning the plans for the brand new Sycamore right here.
Newark’s pizzeria Elliot’s Wooden Burning Faucet and Kitchen They just lately opened a second location. Elliot’s now serves its signature wood-fired pizzas at 724 Corylus Drive in Pataskala.
Clintonville’s Dwelling Cooking Landmark McCarthy’s Wildflower Cafe (3420 Indianola Ave.) has reopened for indoor and patio eating after pivoting to hold out final 12 months attributable to COVID-19.
Ray Ray’s scorching properly at Franklinton now serving weekend brunch each Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Along with Ray Ray’s standard smoked meats, the truck will serve biscuits and gravy, a brisket breakfast wrap, and pulled pork tacos . You could find the truck parked outdoors Land-Grant Brewing at 424 City St.