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 Romantic Dinner

Ruth's Chris Steak House

Best Atmosphere

Saluda's Restaurant

Best Brewery

Steel Hands Brewery

Best Happy Hour

Tazza Kitchen

Best Bang for Your Buck

The Original Pancake House

Best Restaurant in Forest Acres

Tombo Grille

Best Restaurant in Lexington

Travinia Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar

Best Restaurant in Northeast

Travinia Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar