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Wed, 2/21
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Hampton Street Vineyard

632 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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  • Notable Wine List (23)
  • Special Occasion (22)
  • Good for Anniversaries (19)
For fine dining in Columbia, SC, be sure to visit Hampton Street Vineyard. Our philosophy of food and wine is simple and straightforward. We use local products when possible, classic techniques at all times and make ourselves available to the influences of far-flung cuisines.

Our menu changes quarterly in order to utilize each seasons unique offerings, keep the kitchen engaged and creative and of course to ensure your interest, entertainment and curiosity in this fine dining experience.

Your server is well trained and passionate about food and wine. Please don’t hesitate to inquire about the preparation of our dishes or the nuances of our extensive wine list. Relax and enjoy. Thank you.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Contemporary American, Fusion / Eclectic
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(803) 252-0850
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Nathan Park
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Private party facilities
Hampton Street Vineyard is available for private parties up to seventy people depending on your requirements. Through the years we have hosted many Wedding rehearsal dinners, corporate functions, sales meetings, and the National Trial Lawyers Association monthly dinners. We"ll rent you the whole place. Just let us know and we'll close our doors to the rest of the world for your special function.

We also have the "Wine Room" available for smaller groups, this room will accommodate up to ten people and is available at no extra charge. It's a great place for you and your friends to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries or conduct small business and sales meetings. Please make reservations for this room as soon as possible because of the high demand.
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Private party contact
Leigh Talmadge: (803) 252-0850
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Cross street
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Parking details
Parking Garage across the street next to the Marriott Hotel, or the corner of Sumter and Taylor
Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wine
What 632 People Are Saying
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SteveW (Atlanta)
4.0  Dined 2 days ago

Really enjoyed the dinner. This is about the only bar I've been to (except my house) that carries Tanqueray Rangpur. How refreshing! I found the short-rib tasty, but VERY skimpy. On the one bone, there may have been an ounce of meat. But overall I enjoyed the restaurant and will come back.

vipGIna (Atlanta)
3.0  Dined 4 days ago

Good food, but it was so loud! I had the oysters yum and my friend the water buffalo. Yep water buffalo. It was really a pot roast. The oysters were great. The wine list impressive. But the noise really loud.

OpenTable Diner (Charleston)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Wonderful service and outstanding food

OpenTable Diner (Minneapolis)
4.0  Dined 4 days ago

The place was filled with smoke from the kitchen - maybe the fans were broken — and the wine was lukewarm (two words: cellar temperature— that’s what the markup is for!)

The food was excellent and the service was attentive

OpenTable Diner (Charleston)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

The menu is very unique. A lot of original entrees. The food was very good and the service was terrific. Absolutely no wait with a reservation on a Friday night.

Bill2dineagain (Charleston)
4.0  Dined 5 days ago

Excellent service. The water buffalo and cheesecake were great!

MatthewS (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Wonderful as always. Classic date night spot with great wine list and outstanding food. Short ribs are wonderful.

OpenTable Diner (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

We had a wonderful Valentine's Day dinner at Hampton Vineyard. The restaurant is one our favorites whether having appetizers at the bar, lunch, or a more elaborate dinner. Food and service are always first rate. Would highly recommend to locals or those visiting Columbia.

Majorfoodie (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Enjoyed the cuisine. Fried Oysters were the best. Good menu selection.

R22H (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

We had a great Valentine's Day dinner. The food was excellent. We both tried the lobster ravioli and it was delicious. Topped with big chunks of lobster.

vipOpenTable Diner (Atlanta)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Leigh and his staff are amazing and the food never disappoints. Will is our favorite and we would go back for his hospitality any time! Always a great experience!

JessMac (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Probably the best lunch dish I've had in Columbia in years. All three were delicious -- no disappointments at all. I take my two daughters to a Valentines lunch every year (this was our 20th) and I could not have been happier with the experience.

THEPBQ (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

I decided to celebrate Valentine's Day one evening earlier due to my busy schedule. Hampton Street Vineyard was hopping with customers. The staff was doing a great job of serving each course with appropriate timing and servicing beverages as needed and requested. The bar, although small, is always a great place for conversation and appetizers. The wine list is very very good and priced affordably. Michelle does an expert job mixing cocktails with high quality and top shelf liquors. The menu was very appealing for all pallets. I had swordfish, which was a thick loin cut allowing for great flavor while staying moist. We also had a very nice lobster appetizer with roasted fennel and a light tarragon sauce. The lobster was on a very nice polenta cake, and just the right amount to balance all of the flavors and set us up for the entree.
I highly recommend Hampton Street Vineyard for any occasion calling for fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere.

vipWineguy920 (Orlando)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

The meatloaf was out of this world, it was moist with great flavor. would definitely recommend it.

OpenTable Diner (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

The food was extraordinary. Wine list best around. It is our new favorite for special occasions. Our server was attentive and friendly. Unfortunately, I went to collect the car in the rain and my wife miscalculated the tip. I'm going back first chance downtown and give him another 15%. She tipped well but not nearly enough. Get there early to find a place to park. Have cash if you go in a garage. The check out machine spit out my credit card under my car. Fortunately, I had a five in my wallet. It would be great if they had valet parking. Even with the parking aggravation, we're going back soon.

Karen (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on February 7, 2018

- - - - - - Consistently makes dining a W-O-W! experience! - - - - - -

vipGlenF (New Orleans)
5.0  Dined on February 5, 2018

Always love Hampton Street Vineyard. The specials are always spectacular. The salmon special is always a hit and when they have it paired with Gumbo, you cannot pass up.

Nina102 (Charleston)
4.0  Dined on February 3, 2018

Everything was great, from the service to the atmospheres, to the food!

Henry (Greensboro)
4.0  Dined on January 29, 2018

Seemingly traditional dishes done very well. Excellent house made pasta. Attentive service.

vipGIGI (Charleston)
5.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Best meal I have had in Columbia in a long time! Excellent.