Latitude 41 Restaurant in the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel Opens Patio with May Day Grand Opening Celebration

May 14, 2010, 11:00 ET from Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer is on its way, and with the warmer weather comes the chance for Ohioans who have been cooped up for months to venture outdoors. What better way to enjoy those rising temperatures than relaxing on a patio with delicious food, refreshing drinks and great friends. With that in mind, Latitude 41 restaurant in the Renaissance Downtown Columbus Hotel hosted a May Day grand opening party on May 1st to kick off patio season. The event included complimentary appetizers, drinks and music to get patrons in the mood for the summer season.

Now, restaurant patrons and hotel guests staying for an Ohio weekend getaway can enjoy live music and appetizer and drink specials on the patio every Thursday throughout the month of May.

Latitude 41 is known for its natural American cuisine based on the best, freshest ingredients and crafted from seasonal local fare. They specialize in combining traditional flavors with a new world style, and boast a dining room with a vibrant atmosphere in addition to the al-fresco dining experience on the patio of this downtown Columbus restaurant. Visit for more restaurant information.

About Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel

Fresh from a dramatic $16 million renovation, this stylish Columbus hotel is located near Nationwide Arena, COSI, and the Convention Center, as well as popular museums, theaters and attractions. Luxurious rooms with upscale amenities welcome guests at this convenient downtown Columbus, OH hotel. Enjoy downtown Columbus, Ohio hotel dining at Latitude 41, serving fresh, natural American cuisine, or a signature cocktail in Bar 41's vibrant atmosphere. A seasonal rooftop pool showcasing stunning views of downtown is unlike any other Columbus, OH hotel. Additionally, stylishly renovated and innovative indoor and outdoor event facilities provide the perfect backdrop for business meetings and social gatherings. A masterpiece of design, dazzling with contemporary flair and colored with local flavor, this hotel in downtown Columbus, Ohio represents the spirit of the state's capital city in the heart of it all.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 614-228-5050, or visit

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