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CBC Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
American, Bar, Pub
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525 Short Street, Columbus, OH 43015
+1 614-464-2739
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Service was very slow. Went with a party of 8 fir a birthday lunch. 2 of the 8 meals came out almost 10 min after the rest of the party's food. The pecan crusted chicken dish was tasty. Management made it up to my team by giving us 3 desserts to share. I would go back

Thank Lynn C
Columbus, Ohio
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55 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice atmosphere, the food is very good and prices are moderate. Nice place for a romantic evening and then take a walk on the Scioto Mile

Thank Bestreview713
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Always a great meal, great service, great beer. Friendly, warm and welcoming. Comfort food at its finest.

Thank BuckeyeTraveler1013
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We went here after a long day and the beer hit the spot. Did a sampler and decided on the Columbus IPA and Commonhouse Ale. Great beer!! The pretzel and beer cheese was gobbled up. The pizzas were good sized and very flavorful. Will definitely go back when we are in town.

Thank Michael A
Madison, United States
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70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We were walking around the German and Brewery districts and found CBC just in time for lunch. Our meals were very good and served quickly. The service was pleasant. The beer was local and good.

Thank Katherine T
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Sunday afternoon. The restaurant was not busy, most of the servers were standing around. We waited 45 mins. for our food and our server never returned to our table. The wait was not worth the mediocre food. I will not return.

Thank Christina J
Canandaigua, New York
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stopped in for dinner, we wanted to eat at a restaurant in Columbus that offered its own line of craft beer. We were not disappointed, while the food and drink was very fresh and tasty, the service really shines here. The atmosphere is what we all have come to expect from a sit down brewpub of... More 

Thank Brian T
Columbus, Ohio
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I've been to CBC a few times over the years and have always been happy with my food. But I have to admit, it's never the first (or second, or third) place that comes to mind. I think that's because of its location. The restaurant is set back away from everything, and with the construction lately, it's an easy area... More 

Thank buckigrl
Anthem, Arizona
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262 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Great Bar and grill scene with a variety of entrees. Good service and good food. Call ahead a reserve your place. Our server KC was awesome

Thank Larry W
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I decided to try this restaurant for the first time. Great food, awesome service reasonable prices.

Thank Fontaine1573

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Short Street, Columbus, OH 43015
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-464-2739
CBC Restaurant provides a generous menu including exceptional American style food with a worldly influence. Offering an upscale casual environment that is dedicated to a quality guest experience. Open for lunch and dinner Monday-Friday and brunch and dinner Saturday and Sunday. Plenty of free parking attached to the restaurant. Kids menu available. Spacious patio and indoor seating available. Restaurant hours are Mon-Thurs 11:00am till 10:00pm Friday & Saturday 11am-11pm, Sunday from 11:00am - till 9:00pm. Located in the Brewery District, 525 Short St., near Downtown Columbus, Arena District, Convention Center, Short North and German Village.

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