Food News: Cup O' Joe Lennox closes; Condado Tacos opens at Easton; Mad Moon taproom opens

Nicholas Dekker

Cup O' Joe announced the closing of its Lennox location earlier this week, saying the landlord declined to renew its lease.

Condado Tacos opens its Easton location at 4077 Fenlon St. on Saturday, May 27. The eatery will offer $1-off margaritas and one free taco per customer that day. This is the third Columbus location overall; a Clintonville location was recently announced.

Mad Moon Craft Hard Cider opened its taproom at 2138 Britains Ln. last weekend.

The old burger and ice cream chainG.D. Ritzy'sannounced it'll make a return to Columbus after a 26-year absence with a new location at 4615 N. High St. in Clintonville. The spot is slated to open this fall.

A new Filipino eatery,Kuya Ian's Bistro, opened at 6863 Flags Center Dr. The restaurant is only open for special weekend hours, with a full grand opening coming June 24.

Upper Cup Coffee has opened a second location at 122 Mill St. in Gahanna's Creekside development.

451 Spirits has opened its facility for public tours, which can be scheduled through the distiller's website.

Nicholas Dekker writes about breakfast, beer, coffee and Columbus at He leads breakfast and brunch tours for Columbus Food Adventures.