Food News: Alchemy coming to Grandview; Passport 196 and Bonsai open in Upper Arlington

Nicholas Dekker
Bowl of veggie chili from Alchemy

Alchemy Juice Bar + Cafe announced it is opening a second location in Grandview.

The owners of Japanese Oriental Restaurant, which is temporarily closed during nearby construction, opened a new restaurant,Bonsai, at 3108 Kingsdale Center in Upper Arlington last week.

Passport 196, a new eatery featuring a variety of global cuisines, opened at 2816 Fishinger Rd. in Upper Arlington.

A newIndian/Nepali restaurant is coming soon to 652 High St. in Old Worthington, former site of Taste of Vietnam.

A beer bar and record store titledCraft & Vinyl is coming to 1806 W. Fifth Ave. in Grandview.

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