Full Bar Coming to Ohio's Statehouse But, sorry, no guns allowed By Sarah Whitmire, Newser Staff Posted Jul 1, 2011 1:18 PM CDT 3 comments Comments Not just for making laws, Ohio's Statehouse will also make drinks. (Shutterstock) (Newser) – Lawmaking at the Ohio Capitol might be about to get a whole lot more exciting—it's getting a full-service bar. Starting July 11, the Capitol Café on the lower level of the Statehouse will serve beer, wine, and liquor, reports the Columbus Dispatch. Keep your weapons home, though: Even though Gov. John Kasich signed legislation this week making it legal for non-drinkers to bring concealed guns into bars, they remain off-limits in the Statehouse. Click to read about another Columbus building raising eyebrows.