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July 31 is National Avocado Day.
In true millennial fashion, I love all things avocado. Who cares if I can’t afford anything else and blow all my money on avocado toast, right?😂😂😂 It’s all about that gushy green fruit. In the spirit of the day, I thought I’d round up all of the best avocado dishes you can grab in Columbus. Hungry? Let’s do this.
Old Mohawk: Battered Avocado Slices
What: Creamy ripened avocado slices battered with lime juice, cilantro and jalapeños for a subtle heat. Served with sriracha ranch.
How much: $9.49
Where: The Old Mohawk, 819 Mohawk St.
Angry Baker: Avocado Toast
What: Avocado, wheat toast, red pepper flake, & sprouts
How much: $6.50
Where: The Angry Baker, 891 Oak St.
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse: Avocado Egg Rolls
What: Made with Avocado, cream cheese, sun-dried tomatoes, red onions, cilantro, chipotle peppers, and served with sweet tamarind dipping sauce.
How much: $11.25
Where: BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, 4020 Stelzer Rd.
Alchemy Juice Cafe: Chocolate Avocado Pudding
What: A mash-up of two of my favorite things, chocolate pudding and avocado. It’s not something you can really describe, just trust me, you want to try it.
How much: $4.50
Where: Alchemy Juice Cafe, 625 Parsons Ave.
Local Cantina: Avocado BLT Tacos
What: Bacon, lettuce, tomatos, your precious avocado, all topped with cilantro ranch.
How much: $3.50
Where: Local Cantina, various locations
Moshi Sushi: Avocado Rolls
What: Rice and avocado. That’s it and it’s splendid.
How much: $4.50
Where: Moshi Sushi, 2152 East Main Street
Condado Tacos: Pineapple Guacamole
What: Try a twist on an old favorite. The pineapple guac at Condado involves a chipotle honey, so it’s sweet and spicy. Served with chips.
How much: $7
Where: Condado Tacos, various locations
Bakersfield: Traditional Guacamole
What: Bakersfield does classic chips and guacamole the best. Nothing flashy, nothing fancy, just delicious guac.
How much: $8
Where: Bakersfield, 733 N High St.
Have fun celebrating the coolest fruit around.
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