Best of Columbia 2021

For the past 30 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 Appetizer

Bonefish Grill

Best Wings

Carolina Wings & Rib House

Best French Fries


Best Milkshake

Grill Marks

Best Sandwich

Groucho's Deli

Best Iced Tea

Groucho's Deli

Best Hot Dog

Jimmy's Mart

Best Dessert


Best Barbecue

Little Pigs Barbecue

Best Pizza

Marco's Pizza

Best Ribs

Midwood Smokehouse