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Lizard's Thicket Restaurant

2240 Airport Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29170-3173
+1 803-796-7820
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fried okra” (9 reviews)
“baked ham” (2 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
2240 Airport Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29170-3173
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 4 November 2017

Meat and 3 veggies. Large store, friendly staff, good food, good prices. I had the chicken fried steak all the staff spoke and were very nice makes you feel genuinely welcomed

Thank AquaDave123
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something not fast food, not a big dinner, not steak & potato’s, not greasy and spicy, but good simple food! Lizard’s Thicket was the place! You might call it southern soul food? My wife had fried chicken with real mashed potatoes...More

Thank MinkHollowFarm
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Lizards thicket offers a variety of great southern delights. From collard greens to squash casserole to Sunday pot roast. If you want country cooking this is the place to be. Everything is good. Breakfast and lunch! The waitresses are the best in town.

Thank SunnySam14
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I visited Lizard's Thicket the other day while in Columbia on business. The traffic was really bad so I just decided to get dinner since I wasn't going anywhere soon. I ordered the baked chicken with green beans, macaroni and cheese and fried apples. The...More

Thank mjswansona
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Welcoming stop off the interstate for a high-value and yummy meal--8-year-old son and I ate "small plate" dinners and desserts for around $13 total. Baked ham, lima beans, mac-and-cheese, chocolate meringue pie all quite delicious. Mashed potatoes, rolls were more typical fare. Very friendly service...More

Thank regiontravelreturns
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This place was part of my support when I was in nursing school at Midlands Tech. They knew me by name and always knew what I wanted. I took my family there after my graduation.

Thank sammilsc
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I am a huge fan of Lizards Thicket breakfast, but today I stepped outside the box. I ordered the stew beef and it was very bland I had to add a ton of salt just to make it have some taste. The cornbread muffins were...More

Thank KC L
Reviewed 12 May 2017

met a friend here for lunch. It's not bad at all...but I didn't think it was great either. No problems with the service or the décor or lay out of the restaurant. Our waitress was very good. We went with the liver and onions (where...More

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I'm not a huge fan of country cooking, but my husband is a southern man through and through. We eat here two times a month. Service is always good and food is always fresh. My husband loves it! Only complaint is I don't eat pork...More

Thank Mindy M
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoy the down home southern cooking here at Lizards Thicket. The chicken is some of the best in this area. My husband really likes their fried catfish. They have a lot of food to choose from from main entree to sides and then dessert

Thank Becky R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2240 Airport Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29170-3173
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-796-7820
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