Looking for a fun way to spend an evening out with friends, loved ones or even work colleagues? Join us at The Old Arcana for Cooking Classes!



The Old Arcana offers full catering services and two unique venues for for events of all kinds.


“Thanks for Giving Campaign” Benefits Darke County Emergency Homeless Shelter

The Old Arcana will serve as a drop off location for non-perishable food items, furniture and daily living needs for the Darke County Emergency Homeless Shelter October 26 - December 20.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THE OLD ARCANA LAUNCHES “THANKS FOR GIVING CAMPAIGN” TO BENEFIT DARKE COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP EMERGENCY HOMELESS SHELTER (October 15, 2015, Arcanum, Ohio) At the end of October, The Old Arcana restaurant in Arcanum Ohio will be launching their first annual “Thanks for Giving Campaign”: A very special charitable effort created to…

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October 15, 2015

The Old Arcana Team Gets Freaky for Halloween Chef’s Dinner!

The Old Arcana Team is gearing up for the next 3 months of holiday celebrations. From October through December, we’re crazy busy catering Holiday parties, baking cakes, pies, cookies and sweets, and of course, serving scrumptious special dinners. This year we’re kicking off the season with a special HALLOWEEN CHEF’S DINNER.  To get everyone in…

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October 2, 2015

This is LOCAL.

The Old Arcana is a local business. We’re passionate about not only serving you great food every day, but also about finding ways to support other local businesses through the enterprise of our own. We know how important local commerce is to the success of our communities (and to our nation for that matter), and…

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June 9, 2015

Cooking Classes at The Old Arcana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THE OLD ARCANA ANNOUNCES MONTHLY HANDS-ON COOKING CLASS SERIES – FEBRUARY THROUGH JUNE 2015 (February 5, 2014, ARCANUM, OHIO) The Old Arcana, the “from scratch” restaurant located in downtown Arcanum, Ohio, is announcing a new Cooking Class Series for adults and kids, held in the restaurant monthly from February through June 2015.…

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February 5, 2015

Be mine. Arcana style…

Download. Email. Make em your screen saver. Print and add some truffles (we make em by hand… place your order today) and most importantly, share them with those you love. Happy Valentines Day from The Old Arcana!

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January 21, 2015

The Old Arcana Announces Fall Music Schedule

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THE OLD ARCANA EATING HOUSE AND EVENTS ANNOUNCES AUTUMN MUSIC SCHEDULE (August 25, 2014, ARCANUM, OHIO) The Old Arcana Eating House & Events, the new “rural roots” restaurant that opened downtown Arcanum, Ohio this May, is announcing their weekend entertainment lineup for autumn 2014. The autumn music lineup at The Old Arcana…

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August 25, 2014

Holiday Parties Booking Now at The Old Arcana

It’s July, and can you believe it? We’re already booking dates for Corporate and Club Holiday Parties in the Ivy & Esther Room. Our expansive second floor venue seats up to 125 friends, family and work colleagues and our hospitality staff offers comprehensive catering and event planning services. Whether you’re looking for an elegant sit down…

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July 2, 2014

The Old Arcana and Darke County Chamber of Commerce plan ribbon cutting ceremony

The Old Arcana Eating House & Events and Darke County Chamber of Commerce cordially invite you to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony marking our official Grand Opening on May 15th, 2014 at 4:30PM! Light appetizers and refreshments will be offered in the Arcana dining room immediately following. Grand Opening Celebration festivities will be held at The Old Arcana all…

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April 28, 2014

Press Release: The Old Arcana announces spring music lineup

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  THE OLD ARCANA EATING HOUSE AND EVENTS ANNOUNCES SPRING MUSIC SCHEDULE (April 21, 2014, ARCANUM, OHIO) The Old Arcana Eating House & Events, the new “rural roots” restaurant in Arcanum, Ohio slated for opening in May, is announcing their Bluegrass Brunch entertainment lineup for spring. Developed by JLS Hospitality Group, Inc., The…

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April 21, 2014

Westerville’s Lonesome Meadow plays Bluegrass Brunch on Mother’s Day

Sometimes you never know when your life takes a turn. When a young girl wants to play an instrument and her brothers want to get in on the action, amazing things can happen. Take three talented siblings to an open mic night and you might accidentally discover that you have something special. You won’t believe…

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April 8, 2014