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What Our Guests Say...

“The Refectory has worked hard to present a safe and lovely environment for fine dining. The food is always flavorful and adventurous, and the service is always first-rate. It was fun to see a diverse group of diners last night.”

What Our Guests Say...

“The Refectory has worked hard to present a safe and lovely environment for fine dining. The food is always flavorful and adventurous, and the service is always first-rate. It was fun to see a diverse group of diners last night.”

What Our Guests Say...

“The Refectory has worked hard to present a safe and lovely environment for fine dining. The food is always flavorful and adventurous, and the service is always first-rate. It was fun to see a diverse group of diners last night.” Sept. 4th 2021

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What Our Guests Say...

“The tasting menu was fun! The seafood coulibiac was exceptional. It was nice to have interesting non-alcoholic drink options. Wonderful staff - very friendly and professional”

What Our Guests Say...

"We really enjoyed the small plate format. We were able to experiment and order a few things, then share. The prime rib with the cardamom sauce was memorable. The Refectory is always, consistently, outstanding. The best restaurant in Columbus, every time.” Sept. 8 2021

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What Our Guests Say...

“In my opinion, the Refectory is the finest restaurant in Columbus & beyond. It is difficult to find a restaurant that serves so beautifully, has such amazing cuisine and such a lovely ambiance.” Sept. 15 2021

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What Our Guests Say...

"Best meal in I don’t know how long. Excellent service, perfect wine pairings, ingenious food combinations, perfect patio. Thanks so much!” Sept. 17 2021

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What Our Guests Say...

"Always the best dining in Ohio. Superb cuisine and beautiful setting. Professional yet friendly service. Certainly a place for special evenings, but Refectory will make any evening special." Sept. 18 2021

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What Our Guests Say...

"We really enjoyed the small plate format. We were able to experiment and order a few things, then share. The prme rib with the cardamom sauce was memorable. The Refectory is always, consistently, outstanding. The best reataurant in Columbus, every time.“

What Our Guests Say...

"The food is the best. Flavors are always impeccable. Presentation is definitely second to none." Sept. 20th 2021

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What Our Guests Say...

“This felt like a little oasis on Bethel. We live right down the street and never imagined this little secret garden. Felt like we were away from reality for a bit.” Sept. 16 2021

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What Our Guests Say...

“Pre fixe menu was a culinary treat. The wine pairing was expertly matched to each course. Service was impeccable and friendly. Would highly recommend for a special occasion.” Sept. 4 2021

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The Dining Room

For an unparalleled dining experience, the Dining Room menu changes often to present amazing seasonal dishes.
The contemporary American and classic French cuisine is perfect for an important business dinner, a special celebration, or simply to celebrate life and treat yourself to an elegant evening out!

The historical structure of the Dining Room was originally an 18th century church building. The architecture and majesty of the hand-hewn beams and exposed wooden roof structure creates a unique, relaxed, and quiet candle lit ambiance.
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Call (614) 451-9774 For Reservation
*Phone reservations are required for all Refectory Events

**For large groups, private dining, or custom events please use the Event Request Form

The Dining Room

For an unparalleled dining experience, the Dining Room menu changes often to present amazing seasonal dishes.
The contemporary American and classic French cuisine is perfect for an important business dinner, a special celebration, or simply to celebrate life and treat yourself to an elegant evening out!

The historical structure of the Dining Room was originally an 18th century church building. The architecture and majesty of the hand-hewn beams and exposed wooden roof structure creates a unique, relaxed, and quiet candle lit ambiance.
View the Dinner Menu
Call (614) 451-9774 For Reservation
*Phone reservations are required for all Refectory Events

**For large groups, private dining, or custom events please use the Event Request Form

Private Dining & Catering

The Refectory has two completely private rooms which can accommodate groups of six to sixty for banquets, private luncheons, hors d’oeuvre receptions, and personalized wine tastings.
Download the Private Dining Menu
From weddings, receptions, graduations or just dinner, you can be sure our personal touch will help you to create a memorable event and your guests will always remember that you cared enough to present them the level of service and cuisine consistently named among the city’s finest!
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Private Dining & Catering

The Refectory has two completely private rooms which can accommodate groups of six to sixty for banquets, private luncheons, hors d’oeuvre receptions, and personalized wine tastings.
Download Private Dining Menu
From weddings, receptions, graduations or just dinner, you can be sure our personal touch will help you to create a memorable event and your guests will always remember that you cared enough to present them the level of service and cuisine consistently named among the city’s finest!
View Private Dining & Catering Spaces
 

Dinner Music Series

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*Phone reservations are required for all Refectory Events
Call (614) 451-9774 For Reservation

Dinner Music Series

View All Dinner Music Series Events
*Phone reservations are required for all Refectory Events
Call (614) 451-9774 For Reservation

The Choir Room

Just a few steps up from the Dining Room and similar in structure, the Choir Room provides a fantastic setting and perfect room for business dinners or lunches, wedding rehearsal dinners, anniversary or birthday celebrations, or any special private event!

A mingling Hors d'oeuvre reception or an elegant sit-down dinner for up to 60 guests, rest assured our entire Refectory Family will provide the personal attention to detail and service to elevate your entire experience.

The Chior Room is also an amazing musical venue for Columbus with our intimate Dinner Music Series.
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The Choir Room

Just a few steps up from the Dining Room and similar in structure, the Choir Room provides a fantastic setting and perfect room for business dinners or lunches, wedding rehearsal dinners, anniversary or birthday celebrations, or any special private event!

A mingling Hors d'oeuvre reception or an elegant sit-down dinner for up to 60 guests, rest assured our entire Refectory Family will provide the personal attention to detail and service to elevate your entire experience.

The Chior Room is also an amazing musical venue for Columbus with our intimate Dinner Music Series.
View Private Dining & Catering Spaces
 

Request Your Event

Thank you for considering The Refectory and we very much look forward to working with you to orchestrate the upcoming event you envision! We are happy to check availability and work through creative ideas and details with you. Please take a moment to fill out the Event Request Form, to help us better serve you and begin the planning process. It is our sincere pleasure!
– Kamal Boulos - Owner
 
 

Request Your Event

Thank you for considering The Refectory and we very much look forward to working with you to orchestrate the upcoming event you envision! We are happy to check availability and work through creative ideas and details with you. Please take a moment to fill out the Event Request Form, to help us better serve you and begin the planning process. It is our sincere pleasure!
– Kamal Boulos - Owner
 
 

The Wine Shop

Our award-winning Wine Cellar, combined with our in-house Sommelier, offers the perfect wine pairing with any meal.

The Wine Cellar at the Refectory stocks over 100 different wines, across all price points, curated to offer a wide variety.

Not only can you enjoy the perfect pairing while dining, but you can also take it home as well, offering a retail Wine Shop selling by the bottle that holds numerous special events and tastings throughout the year.

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Online Wine Buying Guide

The Wine Shop

Our award winning Wine Cellar, combined with our in-house Sommeliers, offer the perfect wine pairing with any meal.

The Wine Cellar at the Refectory stocks over 100 different wines, across all price points, curated to offer a wide variety.

Not only can you enjoy the perfect pairing while dining, you can take it home as well, offering a retail Wine Shop selling by the bottle that holds numerous special events and tastings throughout the year.
View Wine Shop & Events
Order Wine Selections Online

Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

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Gift Cards

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Don't forget to pick up a Refectory Gift Card! There is always something worth celebrating, and Refectory Gift Cards make a great celebration gift. Use your gift card in the restaurant, on an online Home Dinner order, or even to order your favorite wine selection from our cellar!
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patio dining

Now offering seating on our spacious open-air patio

Please call 614-451-9774 for patio availability

*weather permitting

 

Home Dinners

The Refectory is excited to offer Chef Richard's culinary creations to enjoy in the comfort of your own home!

Home Dinners offered Tuesday - Saturday

Carside pickup Tuesday - Saturday between 3:30 pm and 5:30 pm.
Order A Home Dinner Online
Call (614) 451-9774 To Order