Book Your Next Group Event with Us!

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While it's true that we've become the #1 favorite spot in the Short North for our friends and guest from all around, we don't just cater to couples and small groups.  We'd love to host your next company or family get-together here at the tavern! Arch City Tavern offers a full menu of delicious gourmet food at pub prices with a full selection of craft beers on draft and a collection of our own custom cocktail creations. With Parmesan-dusted french fries--voted best in Columbus-- and a range of weekend specials to choose from, there's something for everyone here at Arch ...

5 New Cocktails to Try on your Next Visit

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Custom Cocktails are literally the Spirit of Columbus and we're hear to deliver the goods. With George leading our talented bartenders and mixologists behind the bar, there's always room to innovate new delicious drinks to cool you down this summer. In case you haven't been in to see us in a while (and shame on you), here are a few of our recent creations that you'll have to try the next time you're at the bar.   COOL OFF CUCUMBER Absolut Lime, St. Germain Elderflower, Fresh Cucumbers and Mint A light, refreshing spirit that's perfect for a hot day cool-do...

Don’t Forget about our Unique Weekend Specials

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Our staple menu items are some of the most popular on High Street, we know this (and we're humble about it).  We get all kinds of kudos on our food and it's most appreciated!  As proud as we are of our regular menu--including premium pizzas, gourmet burgers, and lobster mac--we think it's only fitting that we allow our chef some creative freedom on the weekends.  It's how we discover new offerings to add to the menu, like our delicious truffle burger. If you're looking for something different on the weekends (Friday through Sunday), come in and see what we've cooked ...

What our Friends and Neighbors are Saying About Us

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Most people understand that reviews are among the most important feedback a restaurant can hope to get from happy (or disgruntled) customers. We're fortunate that our guests almost always have an exceptional experience here at our restaurant. We strive to put the customer first and treat everyone like a dear friend, which surely contributes to the overall satisfaction our guests experience. We wanted to share some of the more recent comments we've gathered from our review platforms on Facebook, Yelp, and Google as a thanks for sharing your feedback.  Keep it coming! ...

Ch-Ch-Changes in the Short North

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If you've spent any time cruising up and down North High Street lately, you can't help but run into construction every couple blocks.  There's quite a construction renaissance happening in our neighborhood these days, surely all for the better!  But in the meantime, it can be a pain to avoid all the orange barrels and closed sidewalks. The Convention Center Stretch The biggest upheaval has surely been the street and sidewalk work happening at the Convention Center across toward the Hyde Park restaurants. The changes are both above and below ground with new street ...

Summer in the City ; Things to Do in Columbus

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We hope you're enjoying this amazing summer as much as we are here at Arch City Tavern!  We've had great weather all summer long and can't get enough of the open windows at the front of our store. In addition to grabbing a stiff drink and some tasty grub here at the pub, we thought we'd highlight a few other things to enjoy in central Columbus this time of year. Don't forget to show your favorite Short North bar some love by stopping in for dinner after a day of fun in the capital city!   Catch the Crew & Clippers While we all impatiently await the start of ...

Let’s Get Social! Follow Us on these Platforms

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Arch City Tavern isn't just the best short north restaurant and bar, serving up the neighborhood's favorite eats and treats.  We're also a social group of locals that love getting to know our friends and neighbors. There isn't a gathering spot quite like our little gastropub in the Short North.  If you love the food, drinks, and atmosphere of Arch City Tavern, then you'll love staying in touch with us and hearing what we're up to via our social media accounts! Check us out and connect on the following platforms to stay informed and part of the local crew! Facebook ...

Thanks for all the love, Columbus!

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We love our guests and appreciate all the positive feedback we get from those who dine with us. Here are a few recent reviews we have received:   “I love the open front dining space when the weather is nice! For me it's all about atmosphere first, then good and beer selection! Arch City always has a nice selection of craft beer and the best dining options around! I also love that they have tv's to watch sports!” -Holly Jo Jackson   “I've been to Arch City 10+ times and love it more and more each time. The food, the people, the atmosphere. One of ...

Columbus Summer Concert Season is Heating Up

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It’s that time of year once again; concert season! The list of talented musical acts coming to Columbus this summer is huge. Below are a few top must sees this summer!   106.7 The Beat's Summer Beatdown featuring Lil Wayne & Friends at Express Live 6/23 311 with special guests New Politics, & The Skints at EXPRESS LIVE! 6/28 Ronni Hunter's Red, White & BLITZ with Pop Evil & Buckcherry at Flannigan’s 6/30 New Found Glory at Newport Music Hall 7/17 Foster the People at Newport Music Hall 7/27 Pentatonix at Celeste Center 8/5 ...

Enjoy the Delights of Gallery Hop in the Short North

Join us this Saturday and every first Saturday of the month all summer long for Gallery Hop. Every summer The Short North puts on Gallery Hop to promote local business, art, and culture. Walk down High Street and peruse  all that The Short North has to offer and more. Retail shops will be displaying local artwork and extending regular business hours for this special event. Check out the local boutiques and your favorite short north tavern!  (We’re biased, we know!)   Grab a cocktail and appetizer at Arch City and enjoy views of High Street with our open ...