OU alums and followers of all issues Athens, Ohio – rejoice! A style of Athens has opened in Columbus, within the type of a cart from Bagel Avenue Deli. The native favourite store, recognized for his or her big steamed bagel sandwiches, opened a cart as a part of the forthcoming Jackie O’s on Fourth final week.
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Bagel Avenue Deli’s trailer is parked subsequent to the patio close to the northeast nook of the constructing, simply seen from North Fourth and Spring streets.
The menu is concentrated round their bagel sandwiches. You’ll be able to construct your individual or select from a pair dozen choices grouped as breakfast, poultry, veggie, or carnivorous. Suffice it say, there’s one thing for everybody. It ought to be famous that they’ve vegan and gluten free choices as nicely.
We caught them on Saturday morning, the place a small crowd was constructing across the cart. The crew there was working rapidly, though we waited near half-hour for our sandwiches. I’m positive they’ll have some bugs to work out as they get issues up and working earlier than Jackie O’s full opening.
However it’s onerous to beat bagels on the patio.
Bagel Avenue Deli’s opening was additionally an opportunity to get a take a look at Jackie O’s new Columbus digs. They clock in at a formidable 6000 sq. toes of indoor area and 8000 sq. toes of outside area.
The patios are organized over two ranges and with a myriad of areas, from benches and picnic tables to firepits and sport areas.
There are additionally a number of out of doors bars.
And loads of little nods to their Athens roots.
Bagel Avenue Deli’s hours are presently 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays.
Jackie O’s on Fourth is about to open on Friday, Could 5. They’ve additionally introduced a brand new idea from the Wario’s Beef & Pork staff, opening someday in June. For more information on Jackie O’s taproom, take a look at jackieos.com/location/columbus-taproom or Jackie O’s on Fourth on Fb.