The latest updates from the bar and dining scenes

Hot Chicken Takeover opens its first standalone location at 4203 N. High St. in Clintonville on Friday, June 2.

Johnson's Real Ice Cream holds the grand opening for its second retail location, located at 55 W. Bridge St. in Dublin, on Thursday, June 1.

Kindred Beer is releasing the first of its sour beers with a party beginning at noon on Saturday, June 3. The two sours, named Wanderlust and Spring Thaw, will be available by the bottle.

Freedom a la Cart announced it has been selected to operate the cafe inside the new Northside Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library.

Black Radish Creamery holds the grand opening for its renovated North Market stall from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, June 2.

Two Truths Bar has opened at 1205 N. High St. in the Short North, former site of the short-lived Buns & Brews.

BrewDog announced it is building a second DogTap brewpub at 1175 N. High St. in the Short North. The first taproom is slated to open in Franklinton.

The South Village Grille opened this week at 197 Thurman Ave. in German Village, former site of Easy Street Cafe. It's under the same ownership as Local Cantina and Old Skool.

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams hosts its annual Strawberry Jam on the North Market patio from 5-8 p.m. on Sunday, June 4. The festivities include live music, picnic food, drinks and more.

Nicholas Dekker writes about breakfast, beer, coffee and Columbus at breakfastwithnick.com. He leads breakfast and brunch tours for Columbus Food Adventures.