Two former Ohio State University football players are bringing the heat to the Linden neighborhood. Former college roommates Chimdi Chekwa and Bryant Browning — along with friends D’Andre Martin and Mike Johnson — are scheduled to open The Pit BBQ Grille at 3 p.m. Saturday, just hours after OSU kicks off its season against Bowling Green State University. - From The Columbus Dispatch
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Among the choices are the Polish Boy (kielbasa topped with fries and cole slaw), Polish Girl (kielbasa, fries, cole slaw and pulled pork), turkey ribs, rib tips and pulled pork.
The sourcing and education manager for Crimson Cup Coffee & Tea recently achieved the status of certified Q Grader from the Coffee Quality Institute.
Brandon Bir is the first to earn the title locally.
Swanson’s other restaurants include Bodega, Balboa and the Grandview Café, which is under construction and is expected to be open in six weeks or so.