CoMo Eats

Bite COMO Hosting Grand Opening Next Week

There is a new place to grab a bite in Columbia, whether you are craving lunchtime grub or a late-night indulgence. Bite COMO is celebrating its grand opening from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 3. Bite offers lunch items, including burgers, wraps, salads and more. If you are looking for more of a late-night option After Bite COMO […]

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Nourish Cafe & Market Partnering With New Chef

Nourish Cafe & Market has welcomed a new chef for the fall. According to a post on social media, Nourish has partnered with Chef Lexi Linsenman to bring you locally sourced, organic, nutrient-rich, curated specials throughout autumn. Chef Linsenman has several delicious additions to the menu, including delicata squash mac n’ cheese with grain-free organic chickpea […]

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Tellers Temporarily Closes After Fire Downtown

Tellers Gallery and Bar has closed its doors temporarily following a fire in downtown Columbia. According to an article by the Columbia Missourian, a microwave started the fire at Ragtag’s off-site offices located above Tellers. Tellers posted on social media after the fire, telling the community about the closure. “You may have heard, seen or smelled […]


Irene’s Testing Out New Brunch Menu

Prepare to embark on a delightful culinary journey as Irene’s, a barbecue restaurant in the Arcade District, unveils its brand new brunch menu this weekend. Try the new brunch options from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Whether you’re a longtime patron or a first-time visitor, this is the perfect opportunity to explore Irene’s fresh brunch flavors, […]

New Café Opens in Downtown Columbia

There is a new place in the heart of downtown Columbia to grab a cup of coffee and a bite to eat. According to Facebook, La Calle 8 Cafe had its grand opening on Aug. 5, unveiling its tasty treats, Latin music, tropical atmosphere and, of course, coffee. From aromatic Cuban coffee to empanadas and […]


New Cooks Added in the CoMo Cooks Shared Kitchen

The CoMo Cooks Shared Kitchen, a commercial kitchen and food business incubator on The Loop, has added new cooks to the kitchen. A new food option, 5 Generations, is now operating out of the shared kitchen, offering soul food and catering. The breakfast menu includes grits, eggs, bacon, sausage, toast, donuts, cinnamon rolls and quiche. […]

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Seasoning 63 Looking For A New Location

Seasoning 63, a popular Chinese restaurant in Columbia, is moving. According to a sign posted on the door on Old 63, the store temporarily closed on Aug. 26 while it secures a new location. “We apologize for the rather sudden announcement of the store’s closure; following this, we’re looking for a new location,” the sign […]

Local Businesses Adjust Plans in Extreme Heat

Several places in Columbia are changing their schedules or canceling events this week due to the extreme heat. Jest Jeff’s has changed its hours for the week due to the heat. According to the announcement on Facebook, the kitchen will close at 1 p.m. every day for the safety of the employees.  The Loop has canceled the […]

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Delia’s on Stadium Celebrating With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Delia’s on Stadium is inviting you to its ribbon cutting ceremony next month. According to a post on Instagram, the ribbon cutting will be at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 1 with mariachis live at 5 p.m. “Come and celebrate with us and have a good evening,” the post says. The business opened its doors at the beginning of […]


Hawaiian Bros Island Grill Opening in Columbia

Hawaiian Bros Island Grill announced its opening in Columbia at 11 a.m. Monday. Leading up to the grand opening, first responders, medical personnel, local businesses, academic staff and students can get a free plate lunch on Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. At the grand opening, the first 100 people in […]


Sycamore Restaurant Adds New Pasta to the Menu

Sycamore Restaurant has a new pasta dish on the menu. The restaurant announced the latest dish on social media. According to the post, the new pasta, cappelletti, has lump crab, sweet pea and mascarpone, black trumpet mushroom, blistered cherry tomato, n’duja, fine herbs and lime. The dish costs $35 per customer. Sycamore also recently announced it has […]

Flyover Announces New Dish to Try

Flyover restaurant in Columbia is offering a new dish on the menu. According to a post on social media, this new item, trout livornese, is a pan-seared ruby trout with a sauce from Three Creeks Farm and forest tomatoes with toasted garlic, capers, kalamata olives and chili flakes served with herb-roasted red potatoes. Unlike traditional restaurants, […]


Como Smoke & Fire Announces August Special

Como Smoke & Fire has a new special for the month of August. Enjoy cold-cut sandwiches, Como style. Customers can choose from smoked turkey, ham or the club, which has turkey, ham and bacon, served on toasted nine-grain wheat bread, spread with housemade garlic butter with lettuce, red onion, tomato and a pickle spear. Customers […]


Cuban Café to Close in Columbia

A local Cuban café announced on social media it is closing its doors on Saturday. “We want to thank everyone who has supported us, and it was our pleasure bringing Cuban cuisine to Columbia,” says the post from Sagua La Grande Cuban Café on Ninth Street. While the café closes this weekend, it will be open […]

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Delia’s on Stadium Opens in Columbia

After making the expansion announcement several months ago, Delia’s on Stadium, located at 1400 Cinnamon Hill Lane, is officially open to the public. The new location announced on Instagram that the doors opened at 11 a.m. Tuesday. “We are super excited, low-key nervous, But also extremely proud of what we have been able to build with […]

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Belly Market & Rotisserie Adds New Platter to the Menu

Belly Market & Rotisserie has added something new to the menu. Last week, Belly Market introduced new rotisserie chicken platters. The idea is to highlight the main dish, rotisserie chicken, with several seasonal sides from local farmers. You can now purchase a whole rotisserie chicken on its own or try the new platter one of […]


Los Koritas Authentic Kitchen Closing in Columbia

An authentic Mexican kitchen has officially closed in Columbia. Las Koritas Authentic Kitchen posted on Facebook on July 17 announcing the closure. “Unfortunately, the stability is not where we need it to be, and we have decided to go on a hiatus of at least a year,” the post says. According to the post, during […]


New Food Truck Finds a Spot in Columbia

A new food truck has found a home in Columbia. According to a post on Facebook, A Touch of Thai is now open, serving authentic Thai food and more in Columbia and surrounding areas. In the past week, the new food truck spent the day in Macon at the new Tractor Supply Co., serving garlic […]

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Grand Opening Event at Midway Golf & Games This Weekend

Midway Golf & Games is preparing for the grand opening of its brand-new TopTracer hitting bays and new restaurant, 44 Tavern. Reserve your spot for Saturday to enjoy a full day of golf, live music, fireworks and food at the new Midway Golf & Games. Book online to enjoy the new hitting bays for 30 minutes while trying the […]

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Kiss Me Cookies Hosting Cookie Decorating Workshops

Twice this week, learn how to decorate cookies like a pro at Kiss Me Cookies Cookie Decorating Workshops. On Thursday or Saturday learn from Laurel Harlan, who started Kiss Me Cookies and get all the trips and tricks of sugar cookie decorating with royal icing. The class is at 6 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. […]