Offbeat Finds

Tired of frequenting the same old hangouts? Walk on the wild side with strange brews, outlandish eateries and odd establishments of all kinds with our list of CITY treasures that offer a few surprises.

Updated: July 15, 2003

Where to Eat and Drink


Kihachi Japanese Restaurant

2667 Federated Blvd, Columbus, OH 43235

Can't afford a trip to Tokyo? Honda employees eat just east of Sawmill Road when they want a taste of home.


Spaghetti Warehouse

397 W Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215


Starliner Diner

5240 Cemetery Rd, Hilliard, OH 43026

This kitschy diner-roadhouse serves up tasty homemade Tex-Mex fare with mis-matched, garage-sale style.