The Tiny Town Near Columbus With The Most Scrumdiddilyumptious Restaurants

Half an hour east of Central Columbus sits a quaint, unique, fun town. Granville was created in the early 19th century by a group of settlers from Massachusetts and Connecticut that brought New England architecture and charm into their new home. Granville’s downtown area is filled with art galleries and vintage stores. The town is also home to Denison University and Alligator Mound, which is thought to be over 1,000 years old. Make your visit even more special by staying at the Buxton Inn, a hotel that has been in operation since 1812!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

You can really sink your teeth into any kind of cuisine in this little town! Are you ready to start exploring?

If you’re looking for an amazing meal, but don’t want to leave town, check out our list of the 15 Best Restaurants in Columbus To Try Before You Die.