Restaurant review: Good fried chicken and chef-cooked Southern classics are a dual threat at Double Comfort

The timing of Double Comfort couldn’t be better. A fried chicken specialist enamored with Southern classics, month-old Double Comfort rides in on a wave of fried chicken mania that’s approaching tsunami levels in Columbus. Credit Chef Dan Varga (formerly of Explorers Club) and owner Mary Lyski (it’s her recipe) that Double Comfort’s chicken surfs near the crest of this movement.
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Q: Who's your favorite female rock star?

Justin McIntosh
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Carrie Brownstein

Brad Keefe
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Kathleen Hanna, Shirley Manson, Alison Mosshart, St. Vincent, etc., etc.

Meghan Ralston
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Lydia Loveless

Andy Downing
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