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G. Michael's Bistro & Bar

595 S 3rd St, Columbus, OH 43215-5755
+1 614-464-0575
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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595 S 3rd St, Columbus, OH 43215-5755
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful food, efficient and personable service, easy German Village location. Party of 4 adults + 1 child, so we had numerous starters, entrees, desserts, drinks, and all were top-notch. Parking can be a bit chancy but valet makes it easy and is reasonably priced. Only...More

Thank JRSTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the Comfort Inn in the German Village and took a 5-minute walk to G. Michael's Bistro for dinner. Although we didn't have reservations, they took us right away (it was a Thursday evening). Our waiter was excellent - very attentive but...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We were in Columbus for the weekend staying in German Village. Wanted a good restaurant we could walk to and were very pleased with G Michaels! The staff were pleasant and attentive. Scallop entre was very good. Also try the graham cracker encrusted calamari! They...More

Thank Samuel P
Reviewed 28 March 2018

We live out-of-town, but whenever we visit Columbus, G. Michael's is our go-to restaurant! The food and service are always fabulous!

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Simply put... this is the best restaurant in Columbus. If you want the very best food this city has to offer, you’ve found it. We just had, yet another, amazing evening. Thank you G Michaels!

Thank TravFoodDrin
Reviewed 23 February 2018

On a driving trip from Illinois to Pennsylvania, we stayed overnight in the downtwon area of Columbus, OH. Arriving late in the dinner hour, we needed to find a restaurant nearby our hotel. I had seen reviews of G Michaels Bistro & Bar on TripAdvisor.com...More

1  Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The ambiance was nice and the staff was nice. Our waiter was a bit arrogant at times but was fine. The brussel sprouts were excellent. I got the tofu and while it was flavored very nicely it was pretty wet and mushy. The accompianents were...More

1  Thank LaineyJ4
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We went there for happy hour. Not just the bar counter, but bar area tables are for happy hour. All of the small plates are $8 that Regularly costs $10-14. A glass of wine is $5. Be there before 5 to get seats.

1  Thank DublinKG
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

If you look for a great meal and cool ambiance G. Michael is the spot in Gernan Village Columbus OH The service was amazing The food was perfect Sitting in the outside patio felt wonderful (its cool by the bar too ) The whole experience...More

Thank Shy E
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I went the restaurant chain in Polaris mall with my wife and had Filet Mignon. It was one of the best steak I had and will go there again if I have an opportunity. The waiter was very professional.

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Alison T
12 April 2017|
Response from PamelaHC | Reviewed this property |
You are asking the person that reviewed this, not the restaurant. Look at their website and menu to find the answer.
Ron B
26 August 2016|
Response from Realjforrest | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot answer. Contact the restaurant, staff is very helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 34
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 595 S 3rd St, Columbus, OH 43215-5755
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-464-0575
G. Michael's Bistro & Bar. We are a restaurant committed to offering a unique dining experience — unlike any other in German Village and Columbus.At G. Michael's we are committed to focusing on local, seasonal food as much as possible. We endeavor to source as much of our pork, beef, produce and dairy from central Ohio growers and producers as possible. Feel free to ask your server which of our menu items feature these local ingredients.
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