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Gourmet Shop Cafe

724 Saluda Ave, Columbia, SC 29205-1679
+1 803-799-3705
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“baguette” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (14 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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724 Saluda Ave, Columbia, SC 29205-1679
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you're a local or just passing through, you should do yourself a favor and go visit the Gourmet Shop. Browse the shop, try (and buy) some cheeses or charcuterie, check out the various imported specialty foods and beverages, and dream about the kitchen gadgets...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Echolynn
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Great selection of lunch sandwiches and panninis. Club sandwich was good, along with the dill potato salad.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Matt M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great menu with a variety of salads & sandwich selection. Its always crowded so be selective on seating in door or outside. Service is always very good

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 603edm
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We all had sandwiches here that were tasty. The deviled eggs were different but good. Service was excellent. Neat little place. It only has one bathroom though for everyone. That would be the only downside.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sarahfG4908ZU
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Just finished a fantastic lunch. We all shared around and everything was fantastic. In a nutshell 1) Don’t miss the Tomato Bisque. 2) Small Craft beer selection of OUTSTANDING choices 3) The Brie and Bacon Croissant is a must. 4) Reuben and Turkey Panini were...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Hbadge
Reviewed 5 May 2018

This place is a bright, airy and attractive restaurant, with cheerful and prompt service, not to mention good food. We went there after a morning of sightseeing, and found items to our liking. I had the prosciutto panini, with a local beer; the prosciutto was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank DonaldYokum
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Excellent food with cool menu. You can sit outside with your dog! The cheese selection is amazing. Expect a wait for brunch!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Melinda M
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

What a cute store- sur la table meets a bakery. We grabbed some croissants and enjoyed them on the sidewalk seating. We didn’t realize you could order from a menu until others sat down and did that. We’ll definitely be back should we find ourselves...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 152keim
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

My husband, daughter and I stopped here for a quick bite before we headed back to NY and our daughter headed to work. It was a beautiful day and we sat outside. We had egg panini and egg & croissant sandwiches with fresh fruit. They...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank palomino62
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place! The waitresses start your experience right with southern charm and city efficiency. I had what they should call the Hot Croissant (Egg, Bacon & Cheese). It comes with the eggs scrambled, I would have preferred it fried or over easy. Regardless,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SeaHawk14
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Judith I
14 June 2017|
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Response from LDY2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes; the outdoor seating accommodates four diners. Regarding pets, I've seen other patrons with small dogs but you are best served to call ahead and clarify. The outdoor dining furniture consists of coated metal tables and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 724 Saluda Ave, Columbia, SC 29205-1679
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-799-3705
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