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Short North Arts District

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Address: 120 W Goodale St, Columbus, OH 43215-2357
Phone Number: +1 614-228-8050
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Columbus's version of New York's artsy Soho district, this historic urban...

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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Chocoholiq our favorite

I love all the shops and trendy spots. Great to walk around and browse. The parking is very difficult so we park and then walk. Definitely going back.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love all the shops and trendy spots. Great to walk around and browse. The parking is very difficult so we park and then walk. Definitely going back.

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Canton, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great restaurants, art galleries, shops, mostly on one main street which is easily walkable Parking is challenging, but embrace walking and enjoy the neighborhoods, views of the city buildings, and great shops along the way.

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Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to experience the city go to Short North & High street to get the feel. Great restaurants, galleries and shopping.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Short North is the kind of American Main Street that just doesn't exist in many places anymore. There are tons of fun shops, restaurants, and bars along a safe, well-lit, well-traveled street. This is an excellent neighborhood and a great place to go out with friends.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a cool, unique, artsy place to hang out after an OSU game. This is where it is happening for sure.

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Canton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Got to experience Short North while attending OSU Family Weekend. The girls really enjoyed all the shops!

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Lebanon, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

My wife and I were visiting Columbus and decided to spend Saturday morning in the Short North district. The galleries, stores and restaurants were in full swing. It was the weekend before Halloween and the sidewalks were full of people walking their dogs in costume. Included among the store was the best consignment shop I have ever visited. See also... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Walked the length of Short North Arts, many stores do not open till 11, Walked is about 10 blocks and only a handful of stores were open in the morning.

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Burnaby, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

It's not just the restaurants and bars although there are lots of those to choose from. There are also some very nice stores. What I really appreciated though was the architecture - interesting buildings which I wasn't expecting for some reason.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The Short North is a great place to see art,enjoy interesting stores,eaterys and have a good time. You just have to get past the parking first or ride the bus. There is a lot to see and do if you walk. If you go durring gallery hop be prepared to park very far away and walk a lot! Long waits... More 

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