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Columbus's version of New York's artsy Soho district, this historic urban neighborhood is filled with boutiques, art galleries, coffee houses, restaurants and theaters.
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120 W Goodale St, Columbus, OH 43215-2357
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All reviews every month high street eclectic shops fun area goodale park restaurants and bars convention center c bus jeni's ice cream something for everyone window shopping few blocks fun place to visit great place to walk saturday afternoon downtown columbus lots of fun
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Short North has some of the best dining and shopping in the city. Very eclectic area. It is a must go to. Gallery Hop (First Sat of each month) has all the galleries and shops open late! Sunday's most shops are also open. Parking a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Short North has expanded into an eating,drinking carousing conglomeration of food, people wine, complete with art galleries,professional hocket, farmers market, hotels.... Many choices for diversions.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard G
Reviewed October 22, 2018

I had high hopes for the Short North area, but was very disappointed. I had hoped for some interesting shopping. While there are a number of stores on High street none of them were of much interest to my family and I. Maybe if I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Its always good on the weekends, but if you can hit the "Gallery Hop" its a must. Great dinning, fun places to see, great people watching. Going to "Big Fun" is a must.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank keviny721
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Lots of good restaurants here, for groups or couples. The clothes shopping is high-end stuff with price tags to match.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ashmixy
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

If you haven’t been to downtown Columbus lately just north of downtown is an area called short North it’s full now of trendy restaurants bars and art galleries about 10 blocks worth. There’s a shuttle bus that goes up and down there’s two parking garages...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Compared to years ago, the Short North is now a hip, fun, and vibrant place to visit. Galleries, restaurants, art and music on the sidewalk, people and energy. Parking can be challenging during Gallery Hop Saturdays, but with patience, can be achieved. Go, support the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ST23
Reviewed September 10, 2018

A wonderful vibrant area adjacent to downtown. These days you see more cranes than art galleries. Still a very social area, nice restaurants and bars. A definite stop when in Columbus.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Excellent restaurants in this area. What a great place to experience a variety of foods and shows and entertainment!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Debra R
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Loved it even though there was of lots of road construction . Went to Fornos On High St to eat but they were closed .

Date of experience: August 2018
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Exploringtheworld391
January 14, 2019|
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Response from Roger C | Reviewed this property |
There is a Red Roof Inn in downtown Columbus just east of the arena district and south of the short north area. It's the nicest Red Roof I've been in, and directly across from the largest Hilton Hotel in Columbus. Easy... More
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sarg1968
January 29, 2018|
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Response from dplpjp | Reviewed this property |
There is not normally a charge for the monthly Gallery Hop event. Maybe you are looking at some type of fundraiser being held?
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Response from marty s | Reviewed this property |
During the day meters are available on side streets, However, don't park without a meter, You will be ticketed or towed. Also, I often go to the north market. You can park and shop there, and you get a certain amount of free... More
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