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Columbus Retail Space for Lease

Discover prime retail spaces for rent in the vibrant heart of downtown Columbus and conveniently located on the east side just off I-270. Our diverse selection ranges from spacious 6,000-square-foot establishments to cozy, intimate spaces as small as 500 square feet. We are eager to assist you, so please inform us of your requirements, and allow us to cater to your specific needs. See below for featured availabilities for retail properties for lease in Columbus, Ohio.

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Central Union Telephone Building Ground Floor

33 N. Third St

Suite 100, currently WesBanco, will be available soon. Jumpstart your business in this perfect space that’s right in the heart of downtown Columbus. No matter what your company specializes in, the ground-level space gives you the opportunity to get the most exposure and traffic for your business. Contact us to learn more about this retail space for lease in Columbus, Ohio today.

Commerce Building Lower Level

35 E. Gay St

Step into this underground bar or nightlife haven boasting over 6,000 square feet, complete with an entrance facing Pearl Alley, long horizontal windows, and restrooms on the same floor. Unleash your creativity and bring this space to life with your visionary ideas!

Commerce Building Ground Floor

35 E. Gay St

Suite 39 will be available soon. This space has the potential to be transformed into an up-and-coming restaurant, bar, event space, and more. The location is great for visibility, so take advantage of this opportunity while you can. Don’t miss out on this retail space for lease when it opens up.

Law and Finance Building Ground Floor

85 E. Gay St

Currently unavailable.


165 N. 5th St.


155 N. 5th St.

Check out this bar and or restaurant space. It's 7,500 sqft with an open concept. It comes fully equipped including a bar and walk-in keg fridge, and FFE brewing tanks. There's plenty of parking. Apartments surround this space in the Warehouse District.

Telephone Building

This space offers 5,500 sqft ground floor, with 3,500 sqft second floor, plus a basement of 5,500 sqft. There is convenient parking surrounding the building and is located in the Warehouse District. It's the perfect bar or restaurant space.

East Columbus

Channingway Retail Center

6042-6066 Channingway Blvd

Unleash the potential of your business at our retail center located on the east side of Columbus. With a variety of flexible spaces, over 200 parking spots, and an outdoor seating option, it's the perfect place to grow and succeed. 

Channingway Center Ground Floor

6100 Channingway Blvd

Discover the exceptional potential of this former PNC Bank space on the ground floor of our office building, offering a versatile 4,860 square feet for your retail aspirations. Secure our Channingway Center retail space for lease in Columbus while you can.

Blacklick Plaza

6505-6575 E Livingston Ave

Experience the epitome of choice at our expansive retail center on the east side of Columbus. With an array of businesses, over 200 parking spaces, and outdoor seating options, our center offers an environment perfect for establishing and growing your business venture.

Hamilton Center

1381-1451 S. Hamilton Rd

Ignite your entrepreneurial spirit at our expansive retail center on the east side of Columbus. With a diverse array of existing businesses and parking offering over 150 spaces, our center provides an exceptional environment to launch and nurture your business within.

About E.V. Bishoff and Our Retail Properties for Lease

We are a family-owned firm with a buy and hold philosophy. Passionate about helping our tenants, we want to build relationships and assist with tenants’ long-term goals. Originally founded in Columbus, Ohio, we additionally offer retail properties for rent in Cleveland and Pittsburgh.


E.V. Bishoff is also a company that is always looking to find the best opportunities for our customers. In addition to offering Columbus retail space for rent, we also provide:

No matter how you plan on taking your business to the next level, E.V. Bishoff is here to help with the process and give you the best space for any endeavor.

Contact E.V. Bishoff Today for Retail Space for Rent in Columbus, Ohio

If you have any questions about our retail spaces, feel free to contact us today!

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