Rich Terapak Jr.

Rich Terapak Jr. joined WOSU as a reviewer in 2006. Rich first gained experience in the restaurant world as a teenager, working at two venerable Columbus institutions, Lindey’s and Spagio.

Since then, Rich has become an accomplished amateur chef, winning several cooking competitions. Rich served on the host committee for the 2012 Taste of Dine Originals and was also an honored to serve as co-chair of the 2012 Grand Tasting, at the Columbus Food & Wine affair.

Rich works in banking and resides in Bexley with his wife Cindy and their children.

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Lomonico’s

Lomonico’s

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

For those who are always on the lookout for first-rate Italian food, especially those from the East side, look no further than Pickerington just off Route 256.

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Wave of New Columbus Microbreweries featured in ‘Brew Adventures’

Wave of New Columbus Microbreweries featured in ‘Brew Adventures’

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

A new food tour service is spotlighting many local independent breweries and tap rooms that have popped up around the city over the last year.

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Wolf’s Ridge Brewing Proves Far More Than Just A Brewpub

Wolf’s Ridge Brewing Proves Far More Than Just A Brewpub

| October 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

New downtown micro brewery places just as much emphasis on the food as their beer.

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Philco covers unique niche in Short North dining scene

Philco covers unique niche in Short North dining scene

| August 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Just when you thought Short North restaurateurs had every angle covered, comes Philco.

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Papaya Street Grill Brings Thai Food To 161-Sawmill Corridor

Papaya Street Grill Brings Thai Food To 161-Sawmill Corridor

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

A Thai version of Chipotle sets the Papaya Street Grill apart from other Asian restaurants in town.

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