Igloo Dining in Columbus


Igloo offerings have become a popular winter activity! It is fun for all ages and many places offer additional features or activities as well. It makes for such a unique experience!

This is a popular dining experience and most restaurants require reservations. In many cases, there’s also a reservation fee and/or minimum amount needed to be spent. If this is something that interests you, scroll through the options below and book quickly. As always, be sure to contact the restaurant directly for the most up-to-date information.

Igloo Dining in Columbus


The views on the rooftop at VASO are stunning. Blankets are provided and there’s ambient lighting.

Location: Dublin-Bridge Park Area

More Information: The maximum number of guests per igloo is 8. You can also rent igloos side by side to accommodate a larger party.

Website: VASO

dining in an igloo in Columbus

The Royce Winter Park

The menu at The Royce is great!

Location: Polaris Fashion Place

More Information: The Winter Park Igloo dining has an hour-and-a-half time limit. There is a $150 minimum for 4 guests or less during dinner hours beginning at 4 PM and all day on weekends. For 5-6 guests, there is a $200 minimum beginning at 4 PM and all day on weekends. The minimums go towards your order (not in addition).

Website: The Royce

Land Grant Brewing

Location: Town Street

More Information: Food trucks on site. Brewery Curling is available too!

If you are interested in reserving a brewery curling lane – which includes an igloo – you must make a rental reservation either at landgrantbrewing.com/curling or at the bar. All participants must sign a waiver and agree to the participation rules. Each brewery curling lane reservation includes one igloo for your group.

Website: Land Grant 

The Beeline

Location: Easton

More Information: There is a two-hour booking and the minimum spent depends on the day of the week. Beeline serves beer, wine and cocktails only. You may bring outside food into the Egloo.

Website: The Beeline

Cherry Valley Hotel

Location: Newark

More Information: Parties of 2-6 can reserve igloos for 90 minutes, Thursdays thru Saturdays. There is a 15-minute time frame between parties to allow a complete cleaning before the next reservation. Pricing begins at $65 per person.

Website: Cherry Valley Hotel


Location: Neil Ave.

More information: Guests can experience the canopy along the Olentangy River while enjoying a date night or meal out with the family all winter. The restaurant will also feature its new Winter menu!

Website: Understory

Lumin Skybar & Kitchen Igloos

Location: 517 Park St. Columbus at AC Hotel Downtown in the Arena District

More Information: These igloos kick it up a notch on the 8th floor patio at the AC Hotel Downtown. Reservations are required; food and beverage minimum required.

Website: Lumin


Location:4131 Main Street Hilliard, Ohio

More Information: Cozy up with family and friends in a snow globe! $79 for 2 hours and $175 minimum including food and drinks. Seats up to 8 people.

Website: Hillgarten


Igloo dining would make a fun date night activity! If you know of other restaurants with igloo dining, comment below so we can update the list. Stay safe!!

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Amy is an "on the go momma" to two spunky and fun loving kids (ages 9 & 8). She came to Columbus to pursue a career in elementary education and decided this was home. She’s an avid traveler, yet can’t master the art of packing. Her philosophy is bring it all because you don’t know if you’re going to need it. If you ever decide to take a trip with her, don’t worry about bringing a camera because she’ll take enough photos of the experience that it will likely crash your hard drive. Before kids, you could find everything neatly organized and straight vacuum lines in her carpet, but these days she's not bothered with worrying about the small stuff. You can catch her belting out her favorite song, “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” and using her two left feet to bust a move with her family during their frequent impromptu dance parties. She loves living in such a family-friendly city!


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