Best of Columbus 2009

More Nightlife winners

From the More Nightlife winners edition

Best Place to Rock 'n' Roll

Skully's Music Diner

1151 N. High St., Short North

614-291-8856

Web: skullys.org

Runners up: Kickstand Pub, Park Street Tavern

Best Place for Live Jazz

Park Street Tavern

501 N. Park St., Arena District

614-221-4099

Web: parkstreettavern.com

Runners up: Dick's Den, Vonn Jazz Lounge

Best Place for Hip-Hop

Sugar Bar

525 N. Park St., Arena District

614-224-7840

Web: sugar-bar.net

Runners up: Skully's Music Diner, Cafe Bourbon Street

Best Concert Venue

LC Pavilion

405 Neil Ave., Arena District

614-461-5483

Web: promowestlive.com

Runners up: Newport Music Hall, Nationwide Arena

Best Dance Club

Sugar Bar

525 N. Park St., Arena District

614-224-7840

Web: sugar-bar.net

Runners up: Skully's Music Diner, Bristol Bar

Best Jukebox

Kickstand Pub

8333 Market Exchange Dr., Westerville

614-436-4984

Web: myspace.com/thekickstandpub

Runners up: The Thirsty Scholar, Brewsky's Sports Bar

Best Open-Mic Night

Thirsty Ear

1200 W. Third Ave., Grandview

614-299-4987

Web: thethirstyear.com

Runners up: Andyman's Treehouse, Surly Girl Saloon

Best Patio

Gresso's

961 S. High St., German Village

614-444-0131

Web: gressos.com

Runners up: Park Street Patio, Union Bar + Food

Best Beer Selection

Bodega

1044 N. High St., Short North

614-299-9399

Runners up: Winking Lizard Tavern, Surly Girl Saloon

Best Shot

Barrel 44

1120 N. High St., Short North

614-294-2277

Web: myspace.com/thebarrel44

Runners up: R Bar, The Thirsty Scholar

Best Bar Food

Surly Girl Saloon

1126 N. High St., Short North

614-294-4900

Web: surlygirlsaloon.com

Runners up: Harrison's on Third, Press Grill

Best GLB Bar

Union Bar + Food

782 N. High St., Short North

614-421-2233

Web: unioncafe.com

Runners up: Wall Street, Liquid

Best Irish Pub

Brazenhead Irish Pub

Multiple locations

Web: hdrestaurants.com

Runners up: Byrne's Pub, Claddagh Irish Pub, Fado Irish Pub

Best Hookah Bar

The Shisha Lounge

2369 N. High St., Campus

614-299-2434

Runners up: 1001 Nights, Gypsy Cafe

Best Sports Bar

Buffalo Wild Wings

Multiple locations

Web: buffalowildwings.com

Runners up: Eddie George's Grille 27, R Bar

Best Bar to Watch Football

Dub Pub

5736 Frantz Rd., Dublin

614-761-2728

Web: dub-pub.com

Runners up: Buffalo Wild Wings, Eddie George's Grille 27

Best Place to Drown Your Sorrows

Brewsky's Sports Bar

4510 Kenny Rd., Upper Arlington

614-457-2739

Web: brewskyssportsbar.com

Runners up: Short North Tavern, Cafe Bourbon Street

Best Bar Bathroom

Bristol Bar

123 E. Fifth Ave., Short North

614-291-0552

Web: bristolbar.com

Runners up: Harrison's on Third, Betty's Fine Food & Spirits