The latest updates from the bar and restaurant scenes
Ray Ray's Hog Pit and Land-Grant Brewing Company are partnering together on a monthly supper club. The Hickory + Oak Supper Club will take place on the last Sunday of each month at the Franklinton brewery, 424 W. Town St. The suppers will feature special oak-aged beers from Land-Grant and off-menu items from Ray Ray's smoker.
Bono Pizza announced it will no longer serve its Neapolitan-style pizzas out of the Heritage Apartments at 1412 Presidential Dr. Bono's food truck will remain in operation while owners Jake and Ruth Wilch look for a new dine-in location.
As we went to press, people were already camped out for the 6:30 a.m. Thursday opening of the Grandview Yard Chick-fil-A at 807 W. Third Ave.
Momo Ghar will air on The Food Network's “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives” at 9 p.m. on Jan. 19 and midnight Jan. 20.
According to a sign posted on its door, Hass Tacos has closed permanently at 7370 Sawmill Rd.
DeNovo on the Park officially closed this week at 150 S. High St.
Piada Italian Street Food opened a Grove City location at 4139 Buckeye Pkwy. earlier this week. It's the fast-casual chain's newest Columbus location to open in five years.
The Whitney House has a new culinary team in place following the departure of chef Max Avon, who is now chef de cuisine at Lindey's. Chef Christopher Caslow and sous chef Gareth Fullerton are now leading the kitchen at the Old Worthington restaurant.
Johnson's Real Ice Cream announced it will open a new location this spring in New Albany at 160 W. Main St. The family-run ice creamery also announced a new distribution partnership with area Giant Eagle stores.
Significant changes are underway in theCrosswoods area. Bravo Cucina Italiana closed its doors on Sunday, and Winking Lizard Tavern plans to close Feb. 15 (and open a Reynoldsburg tavern on Feb. 27). Both Crosswoods locations are being demolished to make way for a new extended-stay hotel.