Looking for some place close by before an EXPRESS LIVE! show or a Clippers game? A&R Music Bar is your place to go, with a spacious outdoor patio that opens to crowds 2 hours before all Arena District events.
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
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. Make a reservation now!
Two grand pianos. Tons of comedy. Plenty of audience participation. This piano bar is for people who love to go out, enjoy live music, and have fun!
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 is the perfect place for great Italian food and fun! Buca offers authentic Italian cuisine in an eclectic, vintage setting. Buca’s family-style dishes are perfect for celebrations and groups of all sizes.
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant serves an American menu with bold flavors complemented by a variety of premium handcrafted German lagers brewed on-site.
Think “the best sandwich you’ve ever had, with freshly sliced meats and cheese and daily-baked bread.” Then, as quickly as you thought about it…there it is. Subs so fast you’ll freak! Jimmy John’s delivers to the surrounding area and offers catering.
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!
Mood lifting, drool worthy, Mexican-inspired food & drink with heartfelt hospitality. Nada’s menu features a contemporary take on Mexican. The Columbus menu will include multiple new dishes like the pastor taco with chili marinated pork, pickled white onion, and guajillo Diablo sauce, and the arrachera taco with black bean puree, guacamole, crema, rajas, and chihuahua cheese.
Nelson’s offers a variety of items including soft drinks, beer, wine, snacks, greeting cards, over-the-counter medication and gifts.
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 is an authentic Brazilian steakhouse offering over a dozen rotisserie grilled meats, perfectly seasoned and carved tableside by Brazilian Gauchos.
The theatre features an extensive gourmet menu, a two-story bar and lounge, 100% reserved seating, crystal clear Dolby audio, and the best Christie projection systems! They also host events and alternate programming alongside scheduled first-run movies.
Delicious breakfast and lunch served daily, 6:30am-2:30pm. Outdoor dining, local catering, and community room for larger party reservations are available.
Authentic American Dining is what you will find at Ted’s Montana Grill. Our guests can expect to enjoy their lunch and dinner in a upscale, casual restaurant with an atmosphere reminiscent of the Old West. Ted’s offers an array of fresh, made-from scratch menu items and a bar with premium spirits.
If you love Irish pubs with tasty fare and flowing beer, stop by The Three-Legged Mare. With darts and trivia—plus 15+ televisions and two projection screens—this is your place to watch the best of rugby, soccer, and football.
Zoup! features hundreds of award-winning soup recipes with 12 rotating daily varieties, including low-fat, low-cal, vegetarian, dairy-free, and gluten-free options, all served with a hunk of freshly baked bread. The menu also features made-to-order salads and sandwiches.