Nazareth Restaurant & Deli in Gahanna reopened after a man wielding a machete attacked diners at the restaurant last week. The restaurant was closed over the weekend, but reopened Monday with a special buffet menu. The owners have said they'll resume regular operations soon.

Nazareth Restaurant & Deli in Gahanna reopened after a man wielding a machete attacked diners at the restaurant last week. The restaurant was closed over the weekend, but reopened Monday with a special buffet menu. The owners have said they'll resume regular operations soon.

The owners of Till Dynamic Fare and Izzy & Mo's Luncheonette announced they are moving and will be closing the restaurants. No exact date has been set for the closing.

Pigskin Brewing Company is adding a brewpub to its operations starting on Friday, Feb. 19. The menu features sandwiches, flatbreads, salads and other entrees designed to pair with its house beers.

The Himalyan Grille has opened at 1307 Stonebridge Dr. in Gahanna, serving Nepali, Tibetan and Indian fare.

Speranza Coffee Co. has launched operations with a coffee cart, selling hot coffee, cold brew and sodas.

The Dahlia Bar & Lounge opened earlier this month at 147 W. Vine St. in the Arena District.

The Max & Erma's location at Easton closed last week.

All three Central Ohio Smashburger locations - which recently reopened under corporate ownership - are offering a free smashburger to customers on Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Columbus Winter Beerfest takes place at the Greater Columbus Convention Center on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 19 and 20. The beer tasting boasts over 100 local, regional and national breweries.

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