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Food scene in Columbia

Bar
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“You can get anything from a cheeseburger and fries to seafood and a filet. Locally owned with great food and atmosphere”
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Cafe
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“Eclectic coffee mugs, inventive menu, very casual cool atmosphere, to me this place embodies the vibe of Columbia”
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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. ”
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Brewery
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“Microbrewery with varied menu and good food. First microbrewery in Columbia. Very busy on weekends. Does not take reservations. Outside patio as well as inside dining. TVs in bar for watching sports.”
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Bar
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“11 point draft and chicken fried chicken and an appetizer of spicy trout hushpuppies. ”
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Restaurant
“Hands down the beset food and bar program in the city. Rivals the best in Kansas City and St. Louis. Could find a place like this in Chicago, too.”
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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. ”
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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.”
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Restaurant
“Fairly new restaurant to Columbia. Served family style. Very cool place and within walking distance. ”
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Bakery
“Uprise is: The best bakery in town. A cool Bar. A record shop. A movie theatre. Go.”
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Bar
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“Great quality food, an excellent menu, and a casual place for dining and meeting friends for drinks. ”
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Restaurant
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“Best burger in town. Affordable upscale pub with wide drink selection and craft beer and cocktails.”
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Restaurant
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“This is classic Columbia. The food is always good - especially the lunch and happy hour options. Nice bar, too.”
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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.”
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Bar
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“Delicious food and drinks! Different specials every night from 8 pm to close! Perfect spot to unwind and people watch as you are right on Broadway with a panoramic full window view of downtown Columbia!”
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Cafe
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“Family-owned coffee shop in a garage with a rock ’n’ roll theme, locally roasted brews & live music.”
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