The 10 Best Scotch Whiskies Under $40

Despite the popularity of bourbon, we're focusing on scotch whiskies, so we created a list of the 10 best you can buy for $40 or less. The main difference between scotch and whisky is demographic, but also ingredients and spellings. Scotch is whisky made in Scotland, while bourbon is whiskey made in the United States, mostly in Kentucky. Scotch is made from malted barley, while bourbon is distilled from corn. Now, on to the mouth-watering list! 10. Speyburn Arranta - $40 This single malt scotch was a new release in 2015 and is exclusively on sale for the United ...

How to Mix a Moscow Mule

Impress your guests and mix up this popular and refreshing cocktail that everyone is obsessed with right now! The Moscow Mule doesn't take many ingredients to make, and the process is simple. All you'll need is ginger beer, vodka, and lime juice. Ingredients: 4-6 oz Roake ginger syrup (Gosling's for n/a, or Crabbie's for an extra kick—it's alcoholic) 2 oz Absolut vodka ½ oz fresh lime juice Slice a lime wedge and squeeze it into a copper Moscow Mule mug or Collins glass, then drop the wedge in as well. Add 3-4 ice cubes, then pour in 2 ounces of vodka. Fill ...

Join Us for Drink Up Columbus Happy Hour on February 16

We’re no strangers to good times and great happy hours here at Arch City Tavern, but this one on Tuesday, February 16th is sure to be a good time. The crew from Drink Up Columbus will be here to sponsor a happy hour meetup and we want to make sure all of our friends are invited. (That’s you!) Tuesday February 16 5-7pm Right here at Arch City Tavern ENJOY HALF OFF drafts, wines by the glass, and our signature pizzas with our friends from Drink Up Columbus! The first 10 people in the door will get a FREE deck of custom Drink Up Columbus playing cards ...

The Only Short North Happy Hour that Matters

Are you stuck in a rut with the post-holiday blues? Getting back to work and the swing of things can be tough in the new year, especially with these frigid temperatures. There's no better way to boost your mood than happy hour, so lace up your boots, zip up your parka, and head straight to Arch City Tavern for the best happy hour in the city. Located in the heart of the Short North, we offer half off all drafts, wine by the glass, and pizzas Monday thru Friday from 3pm-6pm—and much more. Arch City's happy hour menu offers fantastic deals on craft beer, wine, and ...

$5 Burger Night Every Monday at Arch City Tavern

In case you've been living under a rock the last 2 weeks, you should know that Arch City Tavern has been hosting $5 Burger Night on Mondays and the turnout has been an amazing success!  While the Short North is always hopping on the weekends, it didn't really seem like anyone in the neighborhood was offering something of value on Mondays.  So we took it upon ourselves to cook up an amazing deal that would give our fans and neighbors a place to congregate after work to start the week off right. All of our gourmet burgers are just $5, every Monday! We make our burgers ...

The Short North’s Happiest of Hours

Long, hard day at work? Maybe it’s been an even longer week, or month. Perhaps you have something to celebrate? An engagement, a job promotion . . . even if it’s just been a plain old good day, “Because” is as good a reason as any to kick back and enjoy the happiest of hours. Monday through Friday, 3pm to 6, Arch City Tavern’s got your wine by the glass, draft beer, and pizzas at HALF OFF! What better time to come down and wallow away in our relaxed neighborly atmosphere? Grab the wife, rally the co-workers, or come on your own. Just get down to the Tavern ...

Have a Few Hours to Kill in Columbus?

If you’ll be visiting Ohio’s own Arch City, whether for business or pleasure, there’s sure to be something to do. Columbus is a thriving, continually evolving cultural experience. Modern day art exhibits and galleries sit nestled amongst revolutionary architecture which speaks of a time gone by. Street festivals with performers and vast selections of culinary fare happen on a regular basis. A walk down High Street is guaranteed to delight all of your senses. The now famous arches first appeared on High Street in 1888 when they were erected out of wood to create a ...

The Secret to Grilling Awesome Burgers

What is the right way to fix a burger? You could ask five different cooks and probably get five different answers. From cut of meat to stir-ins and seasonings, to propane or charcoal, the ways to put a tasty burger together are endless. A good burger should be a simple burger. First and foremost, start with fresh ingredients. Especially your meat. Whether you’re going with good old beef or getting adventurous with something like buffalo or lamb, be sure you trust your source. Do they keep the work areas clean? How often is product rotated out? That kind of thing. ...

Short North Summer Sale

Who’s ready to shop? Columbus’ annual Short North Summer Sale is a fantastic way to get out and enjoy the terrific summer weather in the District while grabbing excellent deals from some of your favorite Short North businesses. This year’s sale will be taking place Friday, July 24 through Saturday, August 1. Come on down to discover exclusive sales in the Short North shops, restaurants, and galleries gracing High Street. Sidewalk sales with even more spectacular deals will be happening from 10 am to 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday. The good-natured revelry of the ...

Cheers to Jazz & Rib Fest!

Columbus’ largest FREE outdoor music festival and one of the nation’s largest rib cook-offs got its origins in 1979 when Music in the Air launched Jazz in July.  The idea was to present jazz through several mediums of art at a variety of parks in the Columbus area. The idea grew until the Jazz & Rib Fest was born. Highly anticipated, The Jazz & Rib Fest is a summertime tradition which has been offering jazz and rib fanatics alike, the finest in music and barbeque in Columbus for more than thirty years. McFerson Commons and North Bank Park stages will be ...