As first reported by Columbus Monthly, Watershed Distillery announced it is opening a full-service restaurant, named Watershed Kitchen & Bar, sometime next February. The restaurant will feature a dining room, bar, patio and event space.

As first reported by Columbus Monthly, Watershed Distillery announced it is opening a full-service restaurant, named Watershed Kitchen & Bar, sometime next February. The restaurant will feature a dining room, bar, patio and event space. The distillery has tapped Chef Jack Moore to head up the kitchen.

Poké Bros, a shop featuring Hawaiian poke, opens this Friday, Nov. 25, at 1065 Gemini Pl. outside Polaris Fashion Place. Poké is a Hawaiian staple featuring a salad of sushi-grade fish and vegetables.

MMELO Boutique Confections opens at 445 N. High St. close to North Market this week. The shop will feature items like house-made marshmallows, candies and more.

Alchemy Juice Bar & Cafe was recently honored as one of Yelp's 100 top-rated businesses. Representatives from the café were invited to a business leader summit in San Francisco.

Three Columbus businesses - Crimson Cup Coffee, Krazy Kraut and Middle West Spirits - have been nominated for 2017 Good Food Awards by the James Beard Foundation. Winners will be announced on Jan. 20.

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