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Northstar Cafe

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951 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43214
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The actual restaurant ws very nice and modern. While i ate they played nice music in the backround. The service wqs great, the servers were very polite and didn't question what i wanted.In my opinion their cheeseburgers are the best!

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Thank tanya m
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

In comparison to other cafes I felt it was average. Food was okay, nothing outstanding in my numerous times visited. Both locations are loud and crowded it seems, no matter what time of day. Just not a fast food restaurant.

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Thank Jeri M
Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have eaten at North Star three times with at least one family member. Orange juice or apple juice was ordered each visit and always had a gnat in it. The drinks were quickly replaced by an employee but I am not inclined to return.

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Thank RestlessInVirginia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We try and venture to new places, but Northstar Cafe always brings us back with their yummy fresh food and friendly service! Don't forget to purchase a homemade drink and giant cookie to go along with your meal! The veggy burger, sweet potatoe fries and Buddha bowl are 2 of our favorites!

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Thank tinasyummies
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What's not to love about Northstar Cafe. A wonderful collection of well thought out, flavorful dishes, including my all time favorite the Northstar Burger, the best vegetarian hamburger I have ever had. While you are at it, don't miss out on the Peanut Butter Cookie.

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Thank TDNeumann
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When you first walk in you are a little confused as the way you order feels more like a throwback to Ponderosa steak house...but it all ends there...food is great and service is outstanding!

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Thank John R
Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this place! Fresh appetizing menu, great service and reasonable prices! We had a family lunch there and everyone enjoyed both the food and the atmosphere.

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Thank mattkat87
Columbus, Ohio
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great food and atmosphere. They weave in the farm to table concept in their dishes. Quality food, health conscious and well prepared. They also have some great adult beverages. Check out their margaritas...the best. Highly recommend. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank Darlene R
Columbus, Ohio
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We've always enjoyed Northstar Cafe ever since they opened at Easton. We've eaten there (casual chic), inside or outside, and it's always very nice. We also carry out from there. Our favorite is the Northstar Burger, and Broccoli with Peanut Sauce. Very high quality food. I've had all their salads too and they are all delicious. Northstar Cafe is always... More 

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Thank Barbara M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great for breakfast, Brunch, lunch, and dinner. Veggie options, & strive for local produce & meats. Good price-point as well.

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Thank Weldon C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 951 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43214
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?