Best Restaurants in Powell, Ohio
Cooking is all well and good, but it isn’t for everyone. The top chefs in the world will tell you that the best meal you’ll have is one that’s cooked for you. So hit the town! Powell and the surrounding area have some of the finest restaurants in all of Ohio, perfect for even the pickiest eater. From beautiful gastro pubs to traditional Italian restaurants, you’re sure to find something incredible anytime you walk out your door. Check out our favorites below!
Prohibition Gastro Lounge
Prohibition is one of the coolest places you’ll go to all year. Featuring a beautiful, 20s inspired interior, incredible cocktails, and a small menu full of excellent bar bites and entrees, it’s easily one of our top choices for a great meal and for a great atmosphere. Prohibition is dedicated to flavors, both tried and new. Featuring classics like their truffle fries and burgers, and newer combinations such as their delicious Korean fried chicken, either way, you’ll be licking your fingers after clearing your plate. Just don’t forget to check out their jaw-dropping patio.
Are you craving some classic, old-world Italian food? Look no further than Vittoria! This award-winning Italian restaurant is truly everything you want it to be. Classic flavors, incredible ambiance, and excellent service combine into the ideal Italian place. Featuring recipes that are over 50 years old, Vittoria combines quintessential flavors with contemporary twists. From the classic sausage and peppers, to a filet mignon marsala, you’ll be swept off your feet the instant you walk through the doors.
Are you looking for something beyond the standard fare of Italian food, Chinese, or American? Head to the middle east with Aladdin’s Eatery! Aladdin’s focuses on incredible middle east and Mediterranean dishes such as falafel, stuffed grape leaves, and pita sandwiches. With a variety of vegetarian and meat options, there’s something for everyone at Aladdin’s.
Ray Ray’s Hog Pit Powell
Ray Rays offers the absolutely classic bbq experience. They offer homemade, slow-cooked brisket to pair their delicious sauces, and all the sides you can handle. They say that “it’s not in the sauce, it’s in your soul” and Ray Ray’s has the soul of true barbeque. Their hand-picked, perfect cuts of pork, beef, and chicken are dry-rubbed with their personal blend of spices then slow-cooked in a hardwood smoker for up to 16 hours, imbibing the meat with that quintessential hint of hickory and oak of true barbeque. Complete with a variety of original and traditional sauces such as sweet and savory, jalapeño and habanero, we’re sure you’ll be blown away, and leave licking your fingers.
We were sold on the name alone, but the food just solidified our choice. Noodle Topia does noodles right. Featuring spectacular, hand-made noodles that are made right in front of you, Noodle Topia has the most authentic Chinese dim sum and noodle experience in Ohio. Featuring sparse but apt decor, the stars of this restaurant are the flavor pairings. Fungus onion, steamed pork, Szechuan noodles, it’s all so spectacular, you’ll want to come back the instant you left.