Food News: The Daily Growler opens in German Village; Chumley's re-opens near campus; Ohio Bacon Festival is this Friday

Nicholas Dekker
The Daily Growler

The Daily Growler holds the grand opening of its third location on Friday, Sept. 8. Located at 702 S. High St., the growler store features patio space and in-house food from Big Mamma's Burritos.

Campus-area barChumley's re-opened last week in a new location at 1516 N. High St.

TheOhio Bacon Festival returns this Friday, Sept. 8, from 4-10 p.m. at the Columbus Commons. The event features both food trucks and brick-and-mortar restaurant vendors, as well as a bacon-eating contest.

TheCorner Deli at 152 E. State St. Downtown has closed but will re-open soon under new ownership.

Alive Craft Beer Nighttakes place from 3:30-8:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 8 during theDispatch Fall Home Show & Pet Alley at the Ohio Expo Center.

Boston Stoker Coffeein Victorian Village celebrates its 44th anniversary with an event on Wednesday, Sept. 13, from 6-9 p.m., complete with a latte-art competition, sales on coffee, a DJ and a food truck.

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