A guide to what to eat, see and do in Columbia, SC

Everything to know about the capital city!

The perfect way to spend a weekend in Columbia!

This itinerary shares all of our go-to recommendations for visitors.

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A list of our favorite restaurants in Columbia

A compilation of our go-to restaurants and eateries in Columbia as locals

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Looking for the perfect spot for brunch in Columbia?

Our guide to Columbia's best brunch spots is sure to help!

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A great list of local-recommended things to do in Columbia

A fun roundup of 35+ tried and true favorites in Columbia.

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If you’re looking for the perfect coffee shop in Columbia to work from or where to get the best cookie with your latte, start here!

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A list of our favorite craft breweries! From which has the best food to where to take the kids, this guide shares all!

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Everything to know about visiting Riverbanks Zoo! We love taking our kids here and it’s our number one Columbia recommendation.

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Columbia, SC

Famously hot (but somehow still cool..)

Located in the heart of South Carolina, Columbia is the state’s capital city and home to the University of South Carolina and Fort Jackson. The other thing the city is known for: HEAT!

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Columbia, SC With Kids

There are a ton of fun things to do with kids in Columbia. Check out our featured articles for details!

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