From the nostalgia-inspired Ambrose and Eve to the “plant-forward” disrupter Comune, our best new restaurants, which opened between Nov. 2017 and Nov. 2018, seem to simultaneously look back while driving forward. Here are the 10 restaurants that you should be dining at right now, listed in alphabetical order.

Ambrose and Eve, Brewery District Bulgogi Korean Restaurant, North Side Comune, South Side Harvey & Ed's, Short North Haveli Bistro, Downtown Hen Quarter, Dublin Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse, Downtown Kai's Crab Boil, Northwest Side Lupo, Upper Arlington Mr. Hummus Grill, Northwest Side ***

Columbus Monthly's Best New Restaurants event is Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph. Buy your tickets now.