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Food scene in Columbia

Bar
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“Murry's is a staple of Columbia, it's got the perfect ambiance and is great anytime of the day for a glass of wine and lunch/dinner. Everything on the menu is fantastic so you cant go wrong! I highly recommend the fried oysters, if you fancy them! The filet is also amazing.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Brunch turns into local music in the evening. It is our favorite place to find new live musical artists and stare at hipsters. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“This place is nationally known as a pizza great. If you haven't had it you must. Be forwarned delivery on game days can be hours...but order early and wait. It is worth it and you can't visit Columbia without having a slice. I'm torn between the deluxe and the pepperoni as my favorite. The deluxe is so chock full of veggies and meat that there isn't a lot of space for the elasticy mozzarella cheese, for the ultimate cheese fix the pepperoni with extra cheese is AWESOME. Pepperonis are hand sliced in house for a thicker cut. If you dine in they will toss pie dough to kids, for entertainment while you wait. I love pairing my pizza with their Luigi Salad. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Locals love it. Lots of house-made beer to explore. Decent food but a wonderful patio! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
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“Craft beers and full bar combined with restaurant utilizing regional and sustainable food-sourcing. Live music some nights.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best place for adventurous eaters. They are a "whole animal" farm-to-table restaurant. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bakery
“A great place to stop and have a fresh-made sandwich and bowl of soup! We LOVE it here. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“So good...Many vegan/vegetarian options. The smoothies are great and the one love burger and petruska are to die for. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
“This is Columbia's only really "upscale" spot. Dress up and go out. There is almost always a cover. The staff should know every obscure drink cocktail you can think of. Small fire pits line the outer patio that is something like 8 stories up on the roof of the Broadway hotel. Good place to impress a date.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Nicer restaurant, probably not for kids, but still casual. Good place for drinks also. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fairly new restaurant to Columbia. Served family style. Very cool place and within walking distance. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
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“A sister-restaurant of Sophia's, this is an authentic American dinner place. Affordable. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Arguably one of the best steaks within 100 miles. A bit pricey, but you won't find a better steak anywhere in town. Business casual or semi-formal attire suggested. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“Right in the heart of downtown. Makes for good people watching. Good place for lunch, dinner, or late night drinks. Owned by friends of ours. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“The nice restaurant in Hi-Vee, or the deli is a great place to dine in a hurry or at your leisure.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Family-owned coffee shop in a garage with a rock ’n’ roll theme, locally roasted brews & live music.”
  • 10 locals recommend