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Mexican fare from Masa Mexican Street Food in Columbia, SC

New Restaurants In Columbia, SC: The Ultimate Guide (May 2024)

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This article highlights the newest restaurants in Columbia, SC, as well as those coming soon.
Exterior of Springhill Suites in Columbia, SC's The Vista district.

Hotels Near Riverbanks Zoo: Our Top Picks

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A guide to hotels near Riverbanks Zoo, including our top picks in downtown Columbia and the Vista.
Exterior of Rosewood Dairy Bar in Columbia, SC

The Best Places To Eat Ice Cream In Columbia, SC

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A list of the best ice cream shops in Columbia, from hand-dipped cones to gelato, rolled ice cream and ice cream sandwiches.
Kids splashing at WaterFall Junction at Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia, SC

Waterfall Junction at Riverbanks Zoo: Your Guide to FUN!

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This guide to Waterfall Junction at Riverbanks Zoo shares everything to know for your visit. From admission to attractions, even a few tips!
Exterior of the Hilton Columbia Center hotel in Columbia, SC's The Vista District.

Your Guide To 7 Great Hotels in The Vista

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A roundup of hotels in the Vista for your next trip to Columbia. Find out our top picks and which of our favorite restaurants they are close to.
Exterior of Hotel Trundle in Columbia, SC

A Guide To Hotels in Downtown Columbia, SC

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A guide to hotels in downtown Columbia, including the Main Street District and The Vista.
Exterior of Original Pancake House in Columbia, SC

20 Kid-Friendly Restaurants In Columbia, SC

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Where to find the best kid-friendly restaurants in Columbia for families and groups with children, from drive-ins to pizza places.
Brick entrance to Graduate Hotel Inn at UofSC hotel on University of South Carolina's campus

Hotels Near The University of South Carolina

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A roundup of hotels near South Carolina's campus. Whether you are in town for a Gamecocks event, a USC graduation ceremony or maybe a campus tour, let our local knowledge point you in the right direction.
Exterior of EdVenture in downtown Columbia, SC

EdVenture Children’s Museum: The Ultimate Guide for Families

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A guide to EdVenture children's museum. From details on admission to where to park, the variety of exhibits you can expect and even answers to a few frequently asked questions.
Hampton Street Vineyard patio seating in Columbia's Main Street District.

20 Date Night Restaurants in Columbia, SC

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A guide to perfect date night restaurants in Columbia, SC for every romantic occasion, from fine dining to casual favorites.