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Welcome to Chouette

Discover the charm of Chouette, a delightful French bistro nestled in the heart of Columbus. Named after the French word for "owl" or "cool," Chouette invites you into a warm and inviting space that beautifully resonates with historical significance.

Our bistro, housed in a storied building, seamlessly blends the allure of tradition with modern comfort, creating a unique dining experience. Join us at Chouette, where history and contemporary elegance come together to offer a truly memorable culinary journey.

Our Menu

At Chouette, we open our doors with the genuine belief that everyone is welcome, creating an atmosphere where all are embraced like old friends.

Our menu is a joyful discovery of favorites, each dish a testament to our passion for French cuisine. We celebrate the essence of French food in a creative, familiar, and comforting manner that people simply crave. Our culinary journey is an ode to the timeless allure of French gastronomy, enriched with an innovative twist that adds an element of surprise to every bite.

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Join us for an array of events that bring the spirit of French joie de vivre to life. From wine dinners showcasing exquisite pairings to engaging cocktail classes where you can master the art of mixology, our events are designed to be both fun and enriching.

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The perfect setting for your private events, Chouette creates memorable experiences tailored to your needs. Whether an intimate gathering, a celebratory dinner, or a corporate event, our inviting atmosphere makes every occasion special. 

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