Best of Columbia 2020

For the past 29 years, Columbia Metropolitan Magazine has had the privilege of congratulating the winners of our annual Best of Columbia contest. These are peer and consumer acknowledgements of the very best restaurants, shops, service organizations, entertainment, and more in our fine community. Congratulations to all the winners from the staff of Columbia Metropolitan Magazine!


Best Shrimp and Grits

Blue Marlin

Best French Fries

Chick-fil-A

Best Cupcake

Cupcake DownSouth

Best Appetizer

Di Prato’s Delicatessen

Best Biscuits

Eggs Up Grill

Best Milkshake

Grill Marks

Best Sandwich

Groucho’s Deli

Best Iced Tea

Groucho’s Deli

Best Ribs

Home Team BBQ

Best Barbecue

Little Pigs Barbecue

Best Pizza

Marco’s Pizza

Best Dessert

Nonnah’s