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“if you like tradition this is your place!”
Review of The Thurman Cafe

The Thurman Cafe
Ranked #9 of 2,246 Restaurants in Columbus
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Takeout
Canal Winchester, Ohio
Level 6 Contributor
123 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“if you like tradition this is your place!”
Reviewed June 13, 2014

The Thurman Café is always busy with visitors from near and far, The Café has earned a reputation for being a German Village highlight. I was able to get a table with little wait between 11 am and 11:30 am. The food was great and the services good.

Visited May 2014
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Diss, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“The best Burgers and amazing bar ever!”
Reviewed June 12, 2014

I went here at the request of my son who was in hospital after a road accident. He has seen it on Man vs Food TV show and wanted to try one of their now famous burgers and help his recovery in hospital. I stopped and had one of ther speciality burgers and as burgers go it was the absolute tops. The bar is unique with old photos and $1 bill messages pined to the wals ne ceiling. The staff we welcoming feelie sly and attentive in a genuine way. There was a great relaxed atmosphere there and conversations were struck up with both local and out of town customers.
So a 'mercy mission' for my son turned out to be real treat. I understand that booking is recommended although we were sited straightaway.

  • Visited June 2014
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Level 5 Contributor
62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Great tasting Flat pizza!”
Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

I love thin crust pizzas and this place had a great tasting crust. Their mushrooms were superior- sliced portobello and their batter was crispy and very flavorful! Had a salad with grilled chicken also good. I would order their food again! Didn't dine in maybe next time.

  • Visited June 2014
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1 Thank Timberlake33
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Pretty Good For A Burger Joint!”
Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

I'm not a big burger n' beer guy, but I was pretty impressed by this place. Thurman's is a Columbus Must. Make sure you try it out!

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Thank Zganton568
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Columbus, Ohio
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Can you finish it?”
Reviewed May 28, 2014

You must try the Thurman Burger. It is guaranteed to satisfy the biggest appetites. You will probably have plenty left over to take home for snack later.

  • Visited July 2013
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