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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Columbia's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Solstice Kitchen1. Solstice Kitchen
1757 reviews
Contemporary American | Columbia, Columbia

Great service and food! The fried chicken and Gouda Mac are phenomenal! Hope to be back soon! More

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Saluda's2. Saluda's
1908 reviews
American | Columbia, Columbia

Fantastic scallops and Shrimp and Grits and wonderful service. Great ambiance. More

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Mill Pond Steakhouse3. Mill Pond Steakhouse
597 reviews
Steak | Rembert, Columbia

Great overall experience and have already recommended it to others!! More

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Hamptons4. Hamptons
877 reviews
American | Sumter, Columbia

Great food, great server. Duck confit spring rolls were excellent, sea bass some of the best I’ve ever had. More

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Al's Upstairs5. Al's Upstairs
504 reviews
Italian | Columbia, Columbia

Our waitress Chelsea was fantastic. Food outstanding, and overall experience was exceptional. Thank you! More

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Farm-to-table | Columbia, Columbia

Sustainable, locally, and ethically-sourced scratch kitchen, fun twists on classic flavors, and a laser focus on quality and technique, both in the kitchen and behind our bars. Come see what Executive Chef Javier Uriarte and Beverage Director Sebastian Griffin are crafting tonight!

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Discover Columbia

Situated smack-dab in the Midlands of South Carolina, Columbia is the state capital and home of the University of South Carolina. A diverse community with a distinctive Southern flair, Columbia possesses a wide variety of dining options. From easy-going barbecue shacks to countless ethnic eateries, there is truly something for everyone. And don’t forget about the formidable fine-dining scene. Best bets? For something casual, stop off at a college pub, grab a handful of boiled peanuts and sink your teeth into a pimento cheese burger. Looking for something more upscale? Go downtown, pick out a trendy eatery and order a plate of locally sourced shrimp and grits. If you have room, seek out a big piece of bourbon cream pie.