Bodega

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

53 Reviews
BodegaBodega
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

1044 N High St
Columbus, Ohio, 43201-2410
United States

(614) 299-9399 | map
columbusbodega.com

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Added by Wildman on 05-25-2006

PLACE STATS
Score:
93
Reviews:
53
Ratings:
81
Avg:
4.2
pDev:
8.33%
 
 
Taps:
50
Bottles/Cans:
100
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
N
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Reviews: 53 | Ratings: 81
Reviews by adamette:
Photo of adamette
4.58/5  rDev +9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

Returned from this place a few hours ago. Discovered it here on BA. Thanks for the reference!

As I parked across the street and walked toward this place I saw about 6 outdoor tables and this day it was 65 degrees out and sunny. Just about all 24 seats were taken and I was pleased to see (I was waiting for traffic to thin out before I reached it) that everyone appeared to have a different glass of some beer and that someone appeared to have a golden goblet of some kind. Well traffic thinned, I finished crossing the street and the "golden goblet" turned out to be a gold rimmed Stella Artois glass. Still very cool to see the proper glassware. I walked in to find lots of wood. The bar, the floor and several chairs were wood and many of the items were not "finished" but kind of a rustic wood look. I pulled up a black leather (I think that it is leather) bar stool and perused the menu. I recall New Holland Tulip, a Belgian Tripel I had not previously heard of, A Magic Hat Selection that I had not heard of before and even some local Columbus beers (an IPA if memory serves). There was a chalkboard with staff recommendations but many of those appeared to be from the extensive bottle list. The bartender was welcoming and informative, giving me plenty of time when I asked for it. I had arrived at about 4 15 pm and the happy hour there was written on a board outside as "half price beer 4 to 8 pm" so things were just getting underway I am sure. I did not have any food so no rating of that (I do not know if they even HAVE food to be honest but I do seem to recall now a kitchen?).

Notes: This is a real BA place, like a small Brick Store or even a Bier Markt in Cleveland. I will be back, that is for sure!

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More User Reviews:
Photo of jasonpeckins32
4.45/5  rDev +6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Nice place. They always have tons of great beer options, limited brews and stuff I haven't heard of. Also, a nice small seating area outside, facing the walk-by traffic, which I like. I haven't tried their food, so cannot comment on that side of things.

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Photo of Zonk
4.63/5  rDev +10.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Great spot. Knowledgeable friendly staff. Huge selection with some really great limited stuff on tap and turning over constantly. High end pub grub type food done very well.

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Photo of mikepcarney
4.75/5  rDev +13.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of Eziel
4.56/5  rDev +8.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

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4.53/5  rDev +7.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

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4.3/5  rDev +2.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

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3.88/5  rDev -7.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

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3.45/5  rDev -17.9%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.25

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vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 3.5

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Bodega in Columbus, OH
93 out of 100 based on 53 ratings.
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