15.1% of 11,062 votes
Last year we saw the upscale eatery, Jeff Ruby Steakhouse, take the crown of best new restaurant in the city, but this year, the hype was surrounding a fast food joint. Swensons arrival in Columbus has made waves with their iconic diner-style Galley Boy burger and sides, and they continue to grow in the city as two have sprouted roots, and one more is to come soon!
Multiple locations | swensonsdriveins.com
2: High Bank Distillery Co. 13%
3: Ritzy’s 9.3%