The owner converted the house she was born, into a hotel.Thus as you enter the hotel, Arena Hotel introduces Turkish ideal of hospitality with its individualistic approach and provides unique value to its customers.She's also the founder of Umami Consulting, a company that provides marketing and public relations support for local, independent restaurants in Columbus.Arena Hotel welcomes you with style in this charming Ottoman Stone building dating back to the 19th century.We believe that online dating and app dating are complete BS. We offer various styles of exciting speed dating and singles events!People love to hide behind old/edited photos and play mindless games that will ultimately drive you nuts and bring your spirit of dating down. Our aim is to get people off that smartphone and away from the computer to enjoy human interaction once again instead of having their whole lives judged by a single photo online. Our most popular CBD Midweek Speed Dating happens every Wednesday in the CBD, Our fun bar hopping Double Trouble Speed Dating event happens on a Friday in the CBD, our Singles Trivia Night with unlimited drinks all night is definitely a winner and our massive Singles Parties really just speaks for itself!Barcelona The space that is now Barcelona was originally two different addresses—over the years it housed a popular tavern called Deibel’s (which used that incredible oak bar that still serves as the restaurant’s focal point) as well as a local pharmacy.
Shelley Mann is the executive director of Dine Originals Columbus, a nonprofit group that celebrates, supports and promotes independently owned restaurants in Central Ohio.Lindey’s We’ve known the stately building at 169 E.Beck as Lindey’s since 1981, but the space went through many incarnations before then.While only a handful of Columbus restaurants are still going strong after decades in business, many others are housed in buildings with long and storied pasts.Here are a few stories you may not have heard about some of your favorite restaurants!