Ivan Kane is a legendary famed nightlife innovator. Mr. Kane has been instrumental in creating destination dining and entertainment experiences from Hollywood, Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Forty Deuce Ohio, now introduces a new standard of nightlife and entertainment to Columbus, Ohio. On the ground floor, Forty Deuce is a traditional New York east side Café, serving gourmet burgers and outrageous desserts to patrons watching a game from one of the booths or just hanging at the bar listening to music on the juke or the piano player in the corner.
Founder, Forty Deuce Cafe and Club
Our Forty Deuce Renowned chef, Chef Neal Fraser is an Iron Chef winner who has owned multiple award winning restaurants. Chef Neal Fraser, started his career in the kitchen at age 20. Fraser touts an impressive resume that includes a degree from the Culinary Institute of America and an honor roll of kitchen credits such as Wolfgang Puck’s Eureka and Spago, Checkers Hotel under Thomas Keller, Joachim Splichal’s Pinot Bistro, Hans Rockenwagner’s Rox, and the highly revered Boxer. Currently, he and his business partner/wife Amy Knoll Fraser own and operate critically acclaimed Redbird; high-volume special events and performing arts venue Vibiana; fast-casual Fritzi Coop in the Farmer’s Market at the Grove.