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Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus

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BEER AVG
3.67/5
Based on:
36 Beers
1,113 Ratings
Place Score: 84
Ratings: 82
Reviews: 45
rAvg: 3.68
pDev: n/a
Taps: 10
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

161 N High St
Columbus, Ohio, 43215
United States
phone: (614) 228-0500

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Reviews by BigBry:
Photo of BigBry
4.14/5  rDev +12.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

I had some time to kill, so compliments of BeerFly, this was an easy walk from the hotel. Great looking building with old architecture and stained glass, that is on the National Register of Historical Places. Classy interior with a long bar, 2 sets of eleven taps on their own brews (9 regular plus 2 seasonals). It was midafternoon, and the place was basically deserted. The service was quick and friendly. They have a great range of beers from light to dark and I was offered samples before ordering a whole pint. Had to try the Nut Brown and the Imperial IPA. Didn't have time for food so not sure about the menu. Judging by the 'look' and other reviews, the food may be a bit pricey. I was lucky enough to hit happy hour so pints were only $2.50. Would have liked to take home a growler, but space would not allow it. Another place I am glad to have found.

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Photo of mwar
3.25/5  rDev -11.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Columbus seems to be a pretty boring town. This place was nice, not spectacular, but about as good as you we find. Worth a visit.

Photo of imdabuzzard
4.41/5  rDev +19.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4 | food: 5

BEERS OK, THE FOOD IS BETTER

Photo of buschbeer
3.64/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

I made my second trip to Elevator before a Blue Jackets game. It is very visually pleasing once inside. It has high ceilings with some art on the wall as well as some stained glass. There is a long bar to the right as you pass the host(ess) stand. I bellied up and waited on my buddy to arrive.

They had about ten beers on the tap menu. I learned that there were three seasonals that were not on the menu after ordering a Dirty Dicks Nut Brown Ale. I perused the food menu. There were quality sounding dishes that seemed a little higher end to this ham and egger. It happened to be happy hour while I was there, so pints were $3 aside from the seasonals, and they had $5 appetizers except for the tuna tartar. My buddy got the nachos which seemed to be his first meal in a month given the vigor with which he downed them. I got the blackened chicken pizza which was decent.

I ended up having four beers, the nut brown, a chipotle chocolate porter, a doppelbock, and Big Vic, their IIPA. I wasn't in the mood for a big meal, so the $5 appetizers were perfect. I would like to go back and try the regular dinner menu. As far as beer goes, Wolf's Ridge and Barleys are within walking distance. I tend to like their beer more. Elevator looks like a great place to get a more upscale meal though.

Photo of poppollutesminds
4.04/5  rDev +9.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Food was pretty good, beer was mediocre. In addition, it is 3 blocks from Nationwide Arena but doesn't pay for sports channels??

Photo of Yeastcakes
3.68/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Overall impressions: This restaurant is in a beautiful building (stained glass windows, pressed tin ceilings). Good selection of beers and seafood meals.

Beer: They had about a dozen house-brewed beers on tap. My friends got the hefeweizen and really liked it. I got the dunkelweizen. If I had tasted it without knowing the name I would have guessed it to be a milk stout – it had smooth sweet chocolate flavor with very light roast in the background. It seemed a little over-carbonated for my taste. I also got the Horny Goat (porter aged in three months in bourbon barrels). This was beautifully smooth. You could perceived the bourbon, but it didn’t hit you over the head. The chocolate and roast flavors were well balanced with the bourbon.

Food: For Ohio, there was a rather decent selection of seafood. My friends got the crab-stuffed scallops and the crab cakes. I got the blacked mahi-mahi. It was on a bed of risotto and cord with asparagus. It was a decent size but on the upper end of what I usually spend.

Atmosphere: The brewpub is in a cool building that has some neat and interesting history. It has some beautiful stained glass windows and neat dropped ceilings.

Photo of rodney4130
3.08/5  rDev -16.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3 | service: 2.5 | selection: 3 | food: 3.5

Okay, so the building is amazing. Really amazing. Like one of the nicest buildings you're likely to drink a pint in. Unfortunately, it's all downhill from there. Food is good, if not memorable (I doubt they're making that hummus in house). Service is bordering on lousy (snarky bartenders that don't know what they're selling), and the beer is mediocre. If you're a homebrewer with any sort of an idea what you're doing, you've got beer that's just as good or better sitting in your keg at home.

If you must get a beer somewhere, I guess Elevator is fine, but I'd search high and low before I'd go back. Barley's isn't too far from here, and is a much better option.

Photo of Bucknutty24
3.84/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Elevator has an awesome old syle feel. The bar, ceilings and nice wood work will wow you. The food was really good but maybe a bit over priced.The atmosphere makes up for the over priced food. If you do plan on going make sure to reserve a table.If not you could wait up to 2 hours to be seated. My only complaint has to be the bartenders. They were very rude and didn't want to answer any questions we had about the beers. I would say wait to get drinks when you get a table and by pass the bar. I will be going back to Elvator as their beer is better from the tap than from bottle.

Photo of wingedeel
3.76/5  rDev +2.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Located right downtown in a fantastic old building.Stained glass,ornate ceilings and walls,etc.Decent sized bar,and adequate table seating. Found some meter parking a couple of blocks away rather easily.

Service was nice,not overly talkative,but not unpleasent either.

Tried a few beers,the dopplebock being the best.From what I tried the beers were just slightly above average.Decent selection to chose from.

Just tried the broccoli soup,it was alright.

All in all I would say this is an ok place to stop by, but not the type of place I would spend a great amount of time in.

Photo of alebird
2.45/5  rDev -33.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 2 | service: 2 | selection: 2 | food: 4.5

SHORT POURS. I've been to this place three or four times, but don't think I'll go back anytime soon, because 3 SHORT POURS two nights in a row were enough to sour my opinion of the place for a long time. The decor is really beautiful and worth a visit because they don't make floors and ceilings and woodwork like this anymore. i haven't had a bad meal in the place, but still, SHORT POURS suck. Fill the glass up. If an inch of head is their style of pour, then get larger glasses and give us a pints worth of beer for our money.

Photo of linnaxis
2.1/5  rDev -42.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 2 | service: 1 | selection: 3 | food: 2

Skip Elevator Brewery if you are checking out the brewpubs of Columbus, Ohio. Their beers are relatively timid and high priced compared to others in town, and their bartenders are unpleasant. An honest and friendly but lukewarm comment on a brew turns them surly. On a second visit, with different folks behind the bar, (why oh why did we give them yet another chance!) we also ate at the bar, a practice sure to up your tab/potential tip, and the service was even worse.

The first time I visited Elevator, I was in a larger group that sat at a table. We noted that the building is certainly nice and someone in our group related some local history on the place. The restaurant is well decorated. The food on this first visit did at least come to us warm, and it was OK but not especially notable either for its quality or value. The service was average but hardly above average. The beer was fairly mediocre among brewpub offerings, even on this first visit, but I wrote it off to choosing a couple of styles that are not among their strengths. On the second and third visits noted above, both to the bar only, I learned that 3 other styles are just not fine examples of their type.

I've had more than my fill of this place, and anyone can find much better restaurants that brew beer by 1) going south on High St. from Elevator (161 N. High) to the COLUMBUS BREWING COMPANY (just west of S. High St. on Short St. in the German Village area). They feature a full restaurant menu and consistently terrific beers and food. Their standard IPA is one of the best balanced examples of its type anywhere OR 2) Going north to the 500 block of N. High St. and visiting BARLEYS ALE HOUSE. They feature many styles of beer on a rotating basis and special brews on most Friday afternoons. Their beers, well ok, ales actually, are much more adventuresome and cover a gamut of styles from mild to aggressive in both taste and alcohol content. They have a brew pub type menu with some major full menu aspirations and the food is top notch. The location is perfect for some exploring on foot since it is right at the Arena District and Short North areas of Columbus that feature 100s of restaurants, music and night spots, interesting shops, and, not far away, the big and attractive urban Goodale Park.

Photo of jhnmdn1
4.3/5  rDev +16.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

This has become a go-to place for me as it is right across the street from work. You can't find a better value in town for happy hour. All of their beers are on $2.50/pint (except for the monthly beers).

The building is beautiful! It has a long history as a billiards club. The wood trim is fantastic and there are few places better to drink a few pints than at the bar.

The service has always been good for me. No problems there. They usually have a dozen or so beers on tap with two or three monthly selections. Their monthly selections have been hit or miss. Sometimes you can tell they are swinging for the fences. Sometimes it's overkill and can be too much and sometimes they connect for a great beer. Either way, I can certainly appreciate the vision and the effort.

Food is usually very good. I'm not really into food too much, but think they have a great burger (always order less done than you want it, as they usually over cook by a degree or two) and fish and chips.

This is a beautiful place with a solid selection of beers. It is certainly worth the stop when in Columbus. It is also not far from CBC and both Barley's locations...so you can make a day of it!

Photo of DoubleSimcoe
3.8/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Elevator was the first brewery/beer place I visited when I moved to Columbus (my wife took me there straight from the airport) and I will never forget it for that reason.

I will also say we only went there one more time! Not for lack of quality, but we just preferred other brewpubs and bars like Barley's and Bodega.

The interior of Elevator is absolutely stunning, an old turn-of-the-last-century building of a kind you don't see anymore in razed-and-renewed downtown Columbus. Copper ceilings, murals, grand lamps and ornaments, rich wood panels... this is some gorgeous stuff.

It might sound silly to say the building is the best part of Elevator, but -after eating and drinking there- it could easily feel this way.

Service is alright, but not great. We sat at the bar and the guy can be a little slow but not too bad.

Their IPA and Red Ale are good, almost very good. Wonderfully drinkable. Their big beers are hit or miss (their super-strong Eisbock, or some of their barrel-aged brews are interesting but far from great). The Germans, I don't really care for. But they do have a slightly-better-than-average tap list after all, if not exciting. It's missing darker/bigger beers.

Food is also better than your average pub grub (some inventive items and preparations) but alas, very expensive.

This is not my beer stop of choice in Columbus, but worth visiting at least once.

Photo of goblue3509
3.5/5  rDev -4.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 3 | food: 4

Very nice place. The inside is very well done with a very nice bar and a lot of seating. The menu was a little limited and slightly expensive, but the food was very good. I had the pulled pork and my girlfriend had the pizza, but were nice size portions and both were so so good. The beer was only there brews, however, their beers were solid. A couple of very good beers, but nothing below a b minus level. The service was a little slow and lacked a little bit of knowledge but overall it was a very good place with some solid beer.

Photo of MbpBugeye
3.88/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5

I finally went in here for a beer. I dont really know what took me so long. I think the prices of the menu scared me away, that and the fact that I can get many of their beers in stores.

Inside the place is absolutely beautiful. It is one of the best interior spaces I have ever been in. Its all antique, refurbished woodwork with carved mastheads and deco designs. Tile floors, high ceilings, built in glass cabinets showing shirts, glassware and growlers, stained glass and pale blue lights highlighting things throughout. Utterly impressive inside.

We sat down at the very large bar and were immediately offered a menu and beer list. The bartender told us what the extra beers were that werent on the list (a dunkel and eisbock). Service was prompt, but it wasnt too busy. I didnt ask many questions so I dont know exactly how knowledgeable the staff is.

They have all of their beers that can be found around town in bottles and on tap as well as two other beers for their two separate beer tours. I got the eisbock and my brother got the dunkel. My suspicion is that the dunkelweisen is the base beer for the eisbock, but I have no confirmation.

Prices here are frankly out of control. I have never eaten here but I have seen the menu on their website. My 10oz snifter of their eisbock was $8. That is a little much to pay for a beer with a lot of hype and credit, let alone a local brewpub beer.

Overall I really love the atmosphere here. They do have quick limited runs that come and go but I bet it will be a while before I make it back here.

Photo of db27
3.93/5  rDev +6.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Went here on a recent visit to Columbus. Having previously read some reviews I tried to go in with an open mind. It was early in the day and the full menu of food wasn't being served which was fine as I came for the beer.

This place is gorgeous, long and narrow with crazy high ceilings and beutiful stained glass artwork throughout. Almost church like, but very unique. The atmosphere alone is worth the trip.

Food was fine, had some pretty delicious wings while other members of my party sampled the burgers and were quite pleased.

Service was great, very helpful staff. My waitress seemed to have a pretty good grasp on her beer knowledge, always a plus at a brewpub.

Got the 12 flight sampler which come well presented in little flute glasswhere, they have little paper rings around them that tell you the brew. Nice touch. Loved the dopplebock, and the rest were very decent but not great. Sad out of 12 beers only 1 they have is darker. Overall very cool place, I'd def recommend it if you find yourself in downtown Columbus.

Photo of Fezfreak
3.48/5  rDev -5.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 1.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

The restaurant is located in a pre-Prohibition era billiard parlor, replete with original, ornate stained glass. Once inside, you are overwhelmed at how the sheer beauty and ambiance of the original architecture meshes with the modern touches. For this alone, you owe yourself a visit.

On my wife's birthday last March, we sat at the bar to enjoy a couple of pints, grab a bite, and have our growler filled before heading home to celebrate. Both bartenders present knew us as friendly customers who tip well. But we were naive to think we were appreciated.

We ordered the first round and asked for menus but the "very capable" bartender never brought them. We waited and waited. Business was steady, but not so much so that she couldn't hand over a couple of menus. After about 10 minutes, we asked a second time for menus from the "other very capable" bartender. We patiently waited about 10 more minutes and he never got us any menus either. We decided it was time to go and politely asked for the bill, but he turned away without even giving us a chance to tell him what kind of beer we wanted in our growler. Nor did anyone bother to ask. Not even once. They clearly saw us bring it in to be filled! We were so dumbfounded that we never brought it to their attention. It was jolting to be reminded of the fact that people like this do exist.

Call me crazy or conspiratorial, or whatever, but I am here to tell you that these bartenders intentionally broke a Cardinal Rule of brewpubs and let regular customers walk out of their establishment with an empty growler and empty stomachs. It was too surreal to be any other way. We felt as if they'd had enough of us coming in there and this was their way of rooting us out. If you think stuff like this only happens on TV and in movies, think again.

If Bodega wrote the book on "The High Street Attitude," Elevator Brewing provided the inspiration. We were here a few times back when it first opened but soon realized that they didn't want or need our business. Their beer wasn't all that spectacular anyway, so no love lost. We did not return for three years. After a management overhaul, we started going there again. It was apparent right away that nothing had changed. Not the attitude and certainly not the beer. At first it was tolerable. We were determined to soldier-on during subsequent visits and we eventually became regular patrons up until that fateful night in March.

I will never spend a single red cent of my money there again.

Photo of nrbw23
3.6/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

A pretty cool location a very long and skinny building. A large, wooden bar with highlights of blue lights. Stained glass, marble and pool table decorate the building. A solid atmosphere and pretty unique.

The food was your standard maybe a little pricye on some of the dishes. The waiter was
fine, but offered no input on our beer choices.

Had about 11 beers on tap on this trip. Apparently every month they release a special brew. I thought the beer sampler was a pretty good deal one could pick 3, 6, 9 and 12 samplers. Some of the beers are pretty solid while others are pretty weak. I liked the Buckeye Red the best followed up by the Porter and Dopplebock.

Not a bad place, descent beer but more of a restruant than anything else. Plus parking can be a bitch down town.

Photo of BeerBelcher
3.65/5  rDev -0.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5

I tried to go here with some friends on a Saturday for lunch, to discover they were not open (until 5)...they are also closed on Sundays. So, I happened to drive by one night, saw they WERE open and spontaneously decided to stop in for a beer or two.

The decor, as mentioned, is very cool. This place looks like it could be an old theater. Mosaic tiling, stained glass, cool lighting fixtures, long wood bar, etc. TVs were present but not everywhere. Service was a little slow - I sat at the not-crowded bar but still felt a little under-served at times. Food looked decent but over-priced. Both the food and beer menu could have been longer, but both offered a decent breadth of selection. The beer is nothing too over-the-top (sadly, not even the Over the Top IPA), but not bad if approachable. Crowd was pretty young and attractive.

Not a bad spot; if I were in this part of town again (say after a hockey or baseball game) I would consider stopping in.

Photo of UDbeernut
3.14/5  rDev -14.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3

Walked to Elevator from the arena district. Placed downtown it is only about a 10 minute walk. The outside of the building has some interestin architectural features. Once entered you are greated by a long bar with mirrors behind. The interior decorator must of like blue because it is everywhere. Sat at the bar and was given a beer list by the bar tender. All the beers where brewed by them with no other offerings. I had the Buckeye Amber and my freind had the Bear-Ass Pale. The beers were very mediocre, and had a chalky mouthfeel. The beers were also expensive. Service was ok, but Skip.

Photo of BEERchitect
3.85/5  rDev +4.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

The party of four of us rolled into the Elevator after the Rock on the Range concert Saturday night. Getting there and parking wasn't an issue for us since we were cabbing it.

The bar was nestled tightly inside the historic and urban fabric just outside of the Arena District and walkable to most downtown hotels. The building is simply amazing with historic armature elements of detailed woodworking, subway tiles, and stained glass. Task lighting and stainless details give a clean modern attitude. Site specific artwork harks to the personality of the brewery but with a classic and timeless demeanor.

But enough of that, we're interested in the beers. Generally speaking, the beers were all a bit under-malted and took on a lighter (some would say watery) flavor and feel. However, the beers were all quite clean and refreshing. The hoppier beers seemed to fare well while the darker beers seemed a bit weaker. All of the beers should rate close to, or slightly above the average ratings on this site. Here are the beers that I sampled while visiting:

Elevator Xtra (3.7)
Bleeding Buckeye Red (3.9)
Dirty Dick's Nut Brown Ale (3.8)
Dark Horse Lager (3.8)
Procrastinator Doppleock (3.9)
Honey Wheat (3.9)
Coal Porter (4.0)
Flying Hydrant Light (3.8)
Hefier Wiezen (4.0)

The samples ran $1 per 4oz. sample. I asked for the 12 beer sampler and they were out of a few, so the waitress broght the 9 that were available.

The food seems to be more of a showcase than the beers. I ordered the pulled pork sandwich that was more than ample in quality and size. I felt that the $9 was fair for such a plate that included pickles and fries. But many of the items on the menu were much more expensive and questionable of their value, according to my friends.

Our waitress, though moderately attentive lacked the personality that is needed in such a venue. Perhaps this is because we were pushing closing time and she wanted to go home. Or because we were ordering lower priced items on their menu and did not afford her justified attention. Or because we were dressed for a rock concert and not for a job interview. Regardless, she forgot our hummus appetizer and seemed less attentive as our visit lingered into the 11:00pm hour.

Overall, the Elevator seemed to be a bit better than most BeerAdvocates have reported. But it seems a bit more pretentious and less casual than most, better brewpubs.

Photo of tmitch75
3.58/5  rDev -2.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Very cool old place with mosaic floors and stained glass. Cool retro bar stools and fixtures. I'm a big fan of the look, although it strikes me as more "train" than "elevator" (probably because of the long narrow layout).

Service was friendly and helpful without being overbearing. I only had a few appetizers, but all were pretty good. The fried bratwursts were a highlight despite being served with ketchup (that's just wrong).

Beers were decent but not spectacular. Started with Bleeding Buckeye Red (when in Rome), followed by Bear Ass Pale Ale and Tree Frogs IPA.

Pricing was reasonable and it was a good experience overall. I'm glad I got to go and would stop in again if ever given the chance.

Visited 4/6/09.

Photo of beveritt
2.65/5  rDev -28%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 2.5 | service: 3 | selection: 2 | food: 2

Stopped by Elevator this weekend before going to a show downtown. My wife and I were debating here or just hitting the North Market to grab whatever we wanted. We made the wrong choice.

First off, the building this place is in is absolutely gorgeous. The mosaic floor, the curved glass front, the tine ceiling and cornice; all comes together to make a very impressive building. As an old house nut, this was great. Unfortunately, pretty much everything went downhill from there.

The beer itself is so-so. A previous reviewer mentioned this is more like a restaurant that brews beer than a beer first establishment. Not only were they out of the first 4 things we asked for, but that which they did have left a lot to be desired. The several we tried were all rather bland. The IPA didn't have the fresh hop taste you expect from fresh beer. The stout was dark, but watery. So on and so forth.

The food, while impressive looking on the menu, was also a disappointment. I ordered a pulled pork sandwich and my wife ordered crab manicotti. The pulled pork sandwich was dry and essentially flavorless. No extra sauce was available to try to remedy the lack of flavor either. The manicotti did have decent amount of lump crab in it, but that was about the only highlight. It arrived in a bowl, with no presentation or garnishment. It was so chock full of red pepper flakes that they overwhelmed the dish. On top of this, the entire menu was well above what seems to be the "average" price for a meal in a place like this. If the food had delivered, that might have been okay, but it didn't.

All in all, I am glad I got to gawk at the architecture of this place. However, I will never go back. Bad food, bad beer, what's the point?

Photo of amietaj1
3.53/5  rDev -4.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3 | food: 4.5

The Elevator is a nice place to go if you live in Columbus, but not a marquee stop on any beer journey. They are located right on High Street in between Spring and Long streets, and parking can be a bit of an issue if your not familiar with downtown Columbus. It should be noted that the Elevator is probably more of a "restaurant that also brews beer" than a "brew-pub that also serves food."

As noted in other reviews, the interior has the ambiance of an old poolhall/artsy diner/subwaystation kind of thing going on, which lends to a unique atmosphere. The food is quite good, but expect a more formal meal than your traditional brew pubs. Typically prices ranged from $10-30 per entree. It is on the pricer end of the spectrum, but I would recommend the Rock Filet, as you get to grill your own filet on a small lava stone heated to 600 or so degrees. I was a little sceptical, but this is actually pretty fun!

As far as the beer goes, their selections are are all good, but I've never had a "great" beer there. They have roughly 7-8 taps of beer, with a rotating monthly seasonal offering, as well. This is definitely a nice establishment that I frequent every few months, but doesn't quite attain the status of being a destination to seek out.

Photo of rmessick
4.05/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Hit the Elevator while on business in Columbus on a rainy March night . . . a pleasant refuge from the weather! Interesting shotgun-style interior with a blue-neon bar thing, high tin ceilings, and some pretty impressive stained glass here and there. Our waitress told us that this used to be a bordello/pool hall back in the late 1890's - there were a couple of nicely ornate period billiards tables in the back, where we sat. Not too many people there on a Tuesday night, but the service was friendly (even if a tad slow for my drinking speed). My friend has the Elevator Xtra (Kolsch)and really enjoyed it. I had a Scotch Ale (nice, with a nice rich, malty overtone), IPA (fairly non-descript, but still good), and some of the Imperial Stout (a little small for the style, but mighty tasty nonetheless).

Split some calamari appetizer - just enough zing to make it interesting. We both had crab cakes (3) for the main - served with a polenta type starch and asparagus - quite good! A lot of food!

All in all, not a bad destination for us. I would definitely go back again - maybe next time we'll have some time to shoot a few games.

I didn't experience the issues described in earlier reviews - maybe they corrected those issues (?) Check it out if you are in the area.

-Dick

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Elevator Brewery & Draught Haus in Columbus, OH
84 out of 100 based on 82 ratings.