Food & Drink

THE BEST DOWNTOWN COLUMBUS RESTAURANTS & BARS ARE HERE

The Arena District has more than a dozen first–class restaurants to meet anything you’re in the mood for. Grab dinner and a movie, a beer after the game or take the family out for a special treat. No matter the time of day, no matter the occasion, the restaurants in the Arena District can satisfy any appetite.

Food & Drink Locations

343 Front Street Tavern & Sports Bar

343 Front Street Tavern & Sports Bar

343 Front appeals to sports enthusiasts and offers live entertainment, party rooms, full lunch and happy hour menu. A fun place to meet and play!

A&R Music Bar

A&R Music Bar

A&R Music Bar’s outdoor patio is open 2 hours before all concerts at The LC Pavilion, Columbus Clippers games and other Arena District events.

Arena Grand Movie Theatre

Arena Grand Movie Theatre

Voted as Columbus’ favorite year after year, this movie theatre offers a superb bistro and bar where you can choose your favorite meal, snack, dessert or drink before, during or after the movies.

BD’s Mongolian Grill

BD’s Mongolian Grill

At BD’s Mongolian Grill, you select the ingredients for a “create your own stir-fry.” Head to the grill to see it prepared by the chefs before your eyes.

Big Bang Dueling Piano Bar

Big Bang Dueling Piano Bar

Our entertainers take a seat on stage behind two grand pianos and combine music, comedy and audience participation to create a show that’s unlike anything else.

Boston’s The Gourmet Pizza

Boston’s The Gourmet Pizza

Boston’s offers a sit-down family dining atmosphere and a separate sports bar with local team memorabilia resulting in a fun place for families and sports fans alike.

Buca di Beppo

Buca di Beppo

Buca di Beppo is the perfect place for great Italian food and fun! Enjoy Buca di Beppo’s authentic Italian cuisine in an eclectic, vintage setting.

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant serves an American menu with bold flavors complemented by a variety of premium handcrafted German lagers brewed on-site.

Max & Erma’s

Max & Erma’s

Known for its gourmet hamburgers, this restaurant serves a variety of moderately-priced menu items to a range of crowds: families, sports enthusiasts and friends!

R Bar Arena

R Bar Arena

R Bar has taken shape as the local neighborhood bar with a great hockey vibe that can accommodate a Blue Jackets crowd or regular neighborhood patrons.

Rodizio Grill

Rodizio Grill

Rodizio Grill is an authentic Brazilian steakhouse offering over a dozen rotisserie grilled meats, perfectly seasoned and carved tableside by Brazilian Gauchos.

Sunny Street Cafe

Sunny Street Cafe

Sunny Street Cafe serves breakfast or lunch, dine-in or carry-out daily. In addition to your meal, add on a Mrs.Fields cookie – the cookie retailer now bakes fresh inside the cafe!

Ted’s Montana Grill

Ted’s Montana Grill

Ted’s Montana Grill features fresh, made-from-scratch comfort food at affordable prices in an authentic turn-of-the-century Montana grill atmosphere.

The Three-Legged Mare

The Three-Legged Mare

The Three-Legged Mare is an Irish Themed Pub with wonderful Irish Fare. If you like your darts, pub trivia, rugby and football (soccer) then this is your place. With over 15 televisions and two giant projection screens, you won’t miss a moment of your favorite team’s game.

W.g. Grinders

W.g. Grinders

Hearty, fresh baked baguette-style rolls are prepared with succulent meats and an assortment of other popular ingredients, then baked until just right.