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Rockaway Athletic Club

$$ - $$$American, ,
2719 Rosewood Dr, Columbia, SC 29205-3409
+1 803-256-1075
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“burgers” (29 reviews)
“fries” (21 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2719 Rosewood Dr, Columbia, SC 29205-3409
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this place and have been going for years but won’t be back. We sat at two different tables for a total of 20 mins and nobody even came to give us a menu...we finally got up and left. Very disappointing.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Burger in Columbia is the Rockaway Burger!!! Soft Pimento Cheese on a soft bun with grilled onions and all the trimmings on too of fresh ground beef tender patty!! No hard pressed patties here. The tops in flavor!! The bad now. Dark inside Rockaway...More

Thank DaddyOBest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat at Rockaways at least once a month. The food is always good and the staff is helpful. We have been going here for years.

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Coming from out of town, we stopped in for lunch on a USC game day. First of all, there is no sign on the street and unless you know it is there, the place is difficult to find. The burgers were OK, but not anything...More

Thank LPS789
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Most of us got hamburgers which were good. One individual got the spicey chicken and thought it had no spiciness at all. Service was fairly quick though when the bill was left it was a long time before she came back for payment. There is...More

Thank PaulBeve
Reviewed 3 June 2017

My Wife and I stopped in for drinks after the Crawford festival. The inside is large, tired and dirty. Cappy drinks in plastic cups. Our bartender was the rudest human I have ever run across in the service industry. Kind of Ed Debevics but not...More

1  Thank Toddb62
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The Monday night shrimp deal is an awesome deal with great food and prices but the service is absolutely horrible. We ordered our quarter a piece fried shrimp and it took 30 minutes to get our food and once we finished our meal it took...More

1  Thank Robbie H
Reviewed 10 May 2017

As a local I used to really enjoy this establishment. However, it has declined drastically the last few visits as far as quality of service. The last and I do mean LAST time I will ever dine at this establishment the service was particularly awful....More

2  Thank Krysten S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I grew up in Columbia, and the pimiento cheeseburger is one of the best burgers in Columbia. The zucchini sticks appetizer is crazy good.

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Finding this club was our only challenge! Loved that burgers come with lettuce, tomato, onions and mayo. And they will do raw or grilled onions. Could barely get my mouth around the generous serving of beef and bun. And they are happy to omit any...More

Thank Treehugger14625
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2719 Rosewood Dr, Columbia, SC 29205-3409
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-256-1075
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