Barrel 44 was the resounding choice by Columbus whiskey drinkers because the selection is top-notch, the staff is extremely knowledgeable and can lead you through a wildly fun ride and the setting is perfect for putting down a couple.

Barrel 44 was the resounding choice by Columbus whiskey drinkers because the selection is top-notch, the staff is extremely knowledgeable and can lead you through a wildly fun ride and the setting is perfect for putting down a couple.

Runners-up: Fado Irish Pub, Manifesto

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