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Saluda's Restaurant

751 Saluda Ave, Columbia, SC 29205-1647
+1 803-799-9500
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
751 Saluda Ave, Columbia, SC 29205-1647
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiance and I visited Saluda's for a romantic Christmas Eve dinner. We were seated promptly at our reservation time at a nice cozy table by the windows overlooking the five point fountain. We both had the tomato bisque which was perfectly creamy and just...More

Thank BobInSC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant itself had a old-world pub feel to it. Old wooden floor, no ceiling tiles, and distinct metal poles. The food was exquisite. I had their charcuterie meat board. Yes, you should too, and some of the largest pieces of seafood I've ever seen,...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their shrimp&grits is a meal in and of itself. The grits are from Columbia. The meal had a Cajun flavor. If you go there; you must try it.

Thank charles l
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I found Saluda's through Tripadviser, and made the reservations based on past reviews. My boyfriend and I were not disappointed. The food was amazing and the servers were extremely polite. The atmosphere is quiet and classy. Great place for special occasion dinners.

Thank skyland2127
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We made a reservation for 8 on a recent Saturday night. There was a big football game that day so we weren't sure what to expect and it was actually very pleasant inside. Quiet enough to hear each other. We're from out of town so...More

Thank Liza O
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Pros Seated quickly Attentive and personable server Bread and sweet butter were tasty Crab cakes were good and well presented Shrimp and grits were spicy and delicious Grouper was flavorful along with vegetables Music was pleasant Cons Seated next to a metal pole Fingerprints on...More

1  Thank Rjkono
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We were in town for the eclipse and read the great reviews and had to try it. It was easy to make reservations online. The Five Point area is really happening with lots of bars and restaurants and on street parking but we passed Saludas...More

2  Thank Julie G
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The fried oyster appetizer and fried green tomatoes with pimento cheese were delicious!!! Entrees filet mignon and shrimp and grits were superb. Steak was Accompanied with fried onions,potatoes and asparagus were beautifully presented and cooked to Perfection. Duck entree was tasty. Server was Attentive and...More

2  Thank evernie
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Service was excellent, cocktails were so good, food was hot and delicious. Why 4 stars and not 5? Because it was hot as hades in there. I know it's August, in Columbia, but I was miserable. I mentioned it to a staff member and he...More

Thank Colaknitwit62
Reviewed 11 August 2017

It was our 50th Anniversary and our family took us to Saluda's to celebrate. My wife and I and one of our sons had the rack of lamb which was done exactly as we like it. Our other son had the steak special, our daughter-in-law...More

Thank petedonna2016
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Regina W
8 October 2017|
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Response from Trudy G | Reviewed this property |
Metered parking in a lot shared by other businesses.
Alice K
9 June 2016|
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Response from GSimmons03 | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant directly for that information.
Gothic W
19 April 2015|
Response from MRRomanSC | Reviewed this property |
It is in 'The South" so wear "proper dress"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 751 Saluda Ave, Columbia, SC 29205-1647
    (Greene street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-799-9500
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