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Northstar Cafe

951 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201-2406
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (58 reviews)
“veggie burger” (92 reviews)
“buddha bowl” (40 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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951 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201-2406
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for casual breakfast or lunch. Order at the counter then grab a table. Relaxed indoor or outdoor seating. Food is great staff is friendly.

Thank stuartt465
Reviewed 1 week ago

Northstar is great for vegetarians or vegans. Menu items are clearly marked with what can be made vegetarian/vegan. I've been there many times, and I don't think I've ever had a meal I didn't like. My favorite, though, is still the Northstar Burger, which is...More

Thank TravelerBabs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Columbus for a few days and heard Northstar was good. I was not disappointed. I ordered the Cowboy. Super simple but really tasty. The biscuit is to die for !

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family dinner here and we thought the food was ok. This just didn’t hit the spot the evening we were there, but did fill us up as the portions are big. My kids tried the carrot juice & did not like it...More

Thank burkyjim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Picked up my 21 year old son at OSU and took the family to Northstar around 1 on a Saturday afternoon. I wanted to try the place because the “Buddha Bowl” sounded great! Unfortunately it is *not* available during the brunch menu. Not until 3....More

Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like the concept of this restaurant. Order at counter, find a seat and then they deliver the food to you. Be careful if you need to eat GF due to allergies. The web page says they can accommodate but do not guarantee. That's to be...More

1  Thank casnco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted to try this place after reading reviews about their vegetarian Northstar Burger. Went for a late night dinner on a Saturday night. Arrived around 9pm and had no wait. There were plenty of tables inside and a couple available outside. The veggie burger was...More

Thank CariibbeanQueen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has incredible food. It is fresh and super tasty. The salads are served with a large slice of fresh bread that it amazing too. The atmosphere isn't wonderful, very casual, but I would return over and over for the food.

Thank Partyoffive_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is like a well oiled machine. Always busy, always consistent, always on top of things. We always get a cheeseburger and split it. It's delicious. Fish sandwich is delicious but messy. Buddha bowl is yummy. And my husband always tries the soups, and...More

Thank artsiren
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Offers some of the most unique, healthy, fresh eating choices. My favorite is the veggie burger or pimento cheese with chips! All good choices are phenomenal-- you cannot go wrong!

Thank Andoralee1
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Questions & Answers
18 July 2016|
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Response from MLARKIE | Reviewed this property |
The last time I was there the pancakes were not gluten free and the restaurant did not make them.
1 September 2015|
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Response from gtgraf | Reviewed this property |
They have a great selection of coffees along with a couple decaf ones as well. All with free refills and kept fresh. Great place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 951 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43201-2406
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
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