Food News: RAM Restaurant & Brewery opening in Dublin; Comune Restaurant coming to Parsons Avenue; Kitamu Coffee closing in Hilliard

Nicholas Dekker
RAM Restaurant & Brewery

The second Central Ohio location of RAM Restaurant & Brewery opens on Monday, July 31 in Dublin's Bridge Park development. The brewpub is located at 6632 Longshore St.

The folks behind Eat Rau, a dining pop-up featuring plant-based cuisine, announced they are opening a brick-and-mortar eatery calledComune Restaurant at 677 Parsons Ave.

New Columbus coffee roasterFlorin Coffee launched service last week, selling coffees through its website.

Kitamu Coffeein Hilliard is closing. A final farewell takes place on Saturday, July 29.

Johnny Coffee, a new coffee shop located inside Growl! at 2995 N. High St. in Clintonville, opens on Monday, Aug. 7.

TheWhitehall Food Truck & Fun Fest takes place on Saturday, July 29 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The festivities, held on Yearling Road in Whitehall, include 30 food trucks, live music, arts & crafts and giveaways.

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