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R Arena Bar

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413 N Front St, Ste 150, Columbus, OH 43215-2228
+1 614-221-4950
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Pub
413 N Front St, Ste 150, Columbus, OH 43215-2228
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Reviewed November 20, 2017

Was in Columbus to see some games and we stopped here. Excellent sports bar, great promo's, very fair prices, TV's everywhere . Emma was a real sweetheart, took great care of us. We tipped her well and she even came outside to thank us. Very...More

Thank johnny1944
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

They have daily specials, listed on website, and happy hour from 3-8 or something like that. Typical pub food, but generous portions and made right. Had a late lunch special, during happy hour with a beer. Got out the door for less than 7 bucks

Thank redlandfd
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

If you’re looking for a good hockey bar in Columbus look no further. They show the games and bring others together who want to watch the games. And they do fun activities like drawings through the game to keep things interactive and interesting. It’s a...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Your typical sports bar, we thought the food was great, lots of promos on food and drinks through out the week. Atmosphere was good a little dark, and only have high chair and tables. Waitress was great no complaints with service. We were there for...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

When you're in the arena district for a hockey game the R Bar is a must. The place gets packed wall to wall, but it always seems decently easy to get a drink.

Thank T Z
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Just depends on what your looking for. This place is like you neighborhood bar, it's not super clean or neat, but they do a good job with the beer and drinks and it's reasonably priced with a lot of TV's to watch sports. It was...More

Thank Leigh Anne B
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We were here before a Toronto and Jacket hockey game. The place was alive with excitement. Vibe does not get better. Impossible to get a second beverage an hour before the game as you could not move- but it was still great. We did see...More

1  Thank Richard D
Reviewed March 2, 2017

As an out-of-towner, we stumbled onto this bar on our way to a Red Wings/Blue Jackets game. TONS of people in a small place. But that's half of the reason we ended up in the bar. There is an outside area with some seating and...More

1  Thank mhcgjl
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here yesterday. This is one of my favorite places to go in the arena district. Love their beer specials. Great meatball sub here too.

Thank cdawg6016
Reviewed January 23, 2017

I pulled in on a Sunday afternoon before a (Dweezil) Zappa Plays Zappa show close by. It’s a roomy bar with *lots* of TV’s of different sizes (as we used to say at the Bier Stube: you can fall off any chair in the place...More

Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 N Front St, Ste 150, Columbus, OH 43215-2228
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-221-4950
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