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4 ways to spend a Saturday morning in Columbus

Make the most of your Saturday mornings in Columbus, Ohio using this curated guide of restaurants, events, and markets.

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All the popular songs mentioning Saturday are about the nighttime, and we’re here to change that tune.

We firmly believe more love is needed for Saturday morning. So, today we are sharing our favorite ways to make the most of the beginning of the weekend, for each type of Columbusite.

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North Market Downtown has outdoor patio seating. | Photo via @northmarket

For the busy bodies

Is your Saturday slate full of to-dos? Not to worry — just go to the North Market Downtown. Grab a coffee, cold brew, or latte from Stauf’s Coffee Roasters then swing over to Fox’s Bagels & Deli for a turkey bacon, egg, and cheese sandwich. Finish it all off with a jelly filled donut from Buckeye Donuts.

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For the early birds

If you see a line outside your nearest Fox in the Snow right before it opens, just know it’s worth the wait. From handmade cinnamon rolls to seasonal coffee drinks, this café is a must-try for an early risers.

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For the home cooks

Grab your reusable grocery bag and stock up on fresh produce at the Clintonville Farmers Market. Need a little caffeine boost? Plenty of vendors are on-hand selling to-go coffee, or pop into Global Gallery for a iced vanilla latte.

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For the Buckeyes

Throw on your best Ohio State gear, crack open a light beer at Varsity Club, eat a cold deli sandwich from home, and spend your morning strolling along Lane Avenue and High Street like you did back in college. Bonus points for stopping by Out-R-Inn.

How do you spend your Saturday morning in Columbus? Let us know + we will update this guide with our favorite suggestions.

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