Restaurants

Shopping to Sipping: 24 Hours in Forest Acres

Sunday, September 25, 2022 10:00 AM by Kelly Barbrey

About five miles from Columbia’s city center is the thriving neighborhood of Forest Acres. There are more than enough restaurants, shops and happenings in the area to make you want to plunk down some serious roots - just ask any of the young professionals, families and retirees who call this area...
PTL for PSL… and many, many other things this autumn. Football season is back, the trees are changing, and the temperature is (hopefully) dropping. It’s the start of sweater weather and we’re celebrating the cozy season with some fall inspired beverages to embrace the season. Coffee For years...
When you think about tailgating, staples like burgers, hot dogs and chicken or even charcuterie boards come to mind. But what if you don’t eat meat or dairy? Don’t worry, Columbia has you covered. Here are some local restaurants with take-out ready tailgate food to satisfy the plant based crowd....

District Dinner Crawl

Thursday, July 21, 2022 12:00 AM by McClelland Schilling

With so many delicious spots around the capital city it can be hard to choose when it comes time for dinner. But why should you? From apps to dessert, pick and choose your selections to make your perfect menu in each district. The Vista Appetizer: Kick off the evening with wine and apps at Gervais &...

Summer Sipping in Columbia SC

Sunday, June 26, 2022 12:00 AM by McClelland Schilling

Summertime in South Carolina means a fresh wave of seasonal ingredients flowing into Columbia SC kitchens and, perhaps more importantly, bars. Bartenders and brewers are getting creative with a sweet summer classics that are sure to impress. Cool down with these refreshing concoctions until the...

Treat Your Dad: Father’s Day in Columbia SC

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 12:00 AM by Kelly Barbrey

It’s time to celebrate the dads in our lives with thoughtful recognition and a few of their favorite things. From BBQ and beer to outdoor adventure and art, Columbia SC has a number of dad-worthy tricks up its sleeve to show dad just how much you love him. Nothing says summer like a little road trip...
Spring is in full swing in the heart of SC, and we have the ultimate guide to help you sip through the season. From refreshing sangria to vibrant mules, your only struggle will be deciding which is your favorite. Hendrix “Say Aloe to my little friend” is a new Hendrix concoction of tequila, aloe...