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South Carolina’s capital city is home to a variety of renowned restaurants, all of which bring something unique and exciting to the table. Whether you’re looking for a quick bite downtown or dinner reservations with a view of the South Carolina State House, Columbia has you and your appetite covered.


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Join the Fun Festivities at Columbia’s Soda City Market

Styled after European street markets, Soda City Market is held each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Columbia’s historic downtown.

The Revolutionary War in SC: The Midlands

Battlefields in Camden, Eutawville, and elsewhere in the Midlands recall defeats and victories of the Revolutionary War.

Find Mac and Cheese Heaven at These SC Restaurants

Great macaroni and cheese is the hallmark of many South Carolina restaurants.

Romantic Weekend: Charleston

Charleston earns its reputation as a top romantic destination by offering a dizzying array of options for couples.

The Revolutionary War in SC: The Upstate

From Ninety Six to Kings Mountain, the state’s northern corner saw major battles.

The Revolutionary War in SC: A Lowcountry Itinerary

Enjoy Charleston, the world’s No. 1 tourism city, while visiting historic sites.

Drink Your Way along the York County Brew Trail

Five breweries, an orchard-cidery and a craft beer shop provide a beer-and-cider road map for visitors.

Stroll through 15 of South Carolina's Finest Gardens

Discover some of South Carolina’s most breathtaking gardens and uncover the natural beauty of the Palmetto State.