Pool Hall Columbus, OH | 8 Ball Sports Bar and Grill

Our Pool Hall

If you’re looking for a good time you’ve come to the best pool hall! For entertainment, our venue has 28 pool tables, 2 dart boards and indoor cornhole. Each table is stocked with pool balls and pool cues from over 8 different brands.

If you get hungry or thirsty, Our Corner Pocket Grille serves a delicious menu available from open to close. We offer wings, appetizers, nachos, burgers, drinks and much more!

Lastly, we host the best events – all the time. At 8 Ball we can host a private event or party in our large facility. We have a catering menu and an assortment of entertainment available for our guests. We also host pool leagues and tournaments and feature instructors to help hone your game.

Tom Simpson

Professional Billiard Instructor

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Tom Simpson is a highly experienced PBIA Master Instructor (Professional Billiard Instructor Association), operating the National Billiard Academy (accredited by the PBIA since 2004).

With 50 years of play and 20 years as an instructor, Tom also holds the highest level instructor/coach certification in the ACS Instructor Program (American CueSports Alliance) and is active on the Instructor Committees of both organizations.

Tom has trained over 3000 players and 150 instructors. His pool school offers billiard lessons for every skill level. Tom is a Founding Professor at Billiard University, and has published 125+ billiard instructional lessons.

We’ve been evolving and refining the National Billiard Academy 3-Day Weekend Intensive for over 20 years now. It’s the real deal. Your pool school experience will give you the tools, skills, and knowledge to break you through whatever is holding you back.

8 Ball is proud to host Tom Simpson to help you improve your game. Check the calendar to see when Tom is teaching next and learn more about him at his site.