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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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Experience Darius Rucker's Charleston

Learn what makes Charleston special to Darius Rucker.

Staff Writer

SC on Tap: Brewpubs Serve Up Tasty Suds and Grub

South Carolina features more than 60 breweries. With dishes that range from wood-fired pizza to Southern specialties, these brewpubs roll brewery, bar and restaurant into one.

Lynn & Cele Seldon

Discover Seven Natural Wonders in South Carolina

Stand beneath an ancient oak tree, hike to hidden waterfalls and paddle whitewater rapids—these seven natural wonders are something to behold.

Rachel Murdy

Made in SC: These Handcrafted Souvenirs are Proudly Carolina-Made

Locally sourced and handcrafted, these South Carolina souvenirs range from custom canoe paddles and belt buckles to candles and greeting cards.

Staff Writer

Meat & Three: Find Southern Tradition on Menus Across South Carolina

These local eateries serve up hearty helpings of homestyle cooking that will transport you back to days of Sunday dinner at grandma’s house.

Libby Wiersema

Rooftop Bars in South Carolina Entice with Elevated Cocktails

In a state of ever-changing landscapes from the foothills to the sea, rooftop bars are taking advantage of their natural surroundings.

Stephanie Burnette

Tee Off at Some of South Carolina’s Historic Golf Courses

With courses dating back to 1912, South Carolina offers a rich range of golf experiences across the state.

Bob Gillespie

For the Ultimate in SC Dining, Take It Outdoors

Fun, family, romance: SC restaurants offer just the right ambiance.

Libby Wiersema