5 to Try: Exotic Cocktails

From a sweet tropical pina colada to a refreshing green apple martini, find the most exotic cocktails in Columbus.

Updated: February 24, 2003

5 to Try


Martini Modern Italian

445 N High Street, Columbus, OH 43215

The chocolate or blackberry martinis get most of the raves, but try the straight-up "Martini's martini," with gorgonzola-stuffed olives.


Dragon Fly Organic Neo V

247 King Ave, Columbus, OH 43201

The Lavender Gimlet and Banana Ginger Fling are as light and delicious as this restaurant's vegetarian fare.


Bento Go Go

1728 North High St, Columbus, OH 43201

This stylish Japanese lounge serves saketinis in fascinating flavors like orange blossom and cucumber-melon.


Bar Louie-Easton

3970 Easton Station, Columbus, OH 43219

Show state pride with the Buckeye Martini, made with Absolut Citron, triple sec, lemonade and mango juice--with a twist.