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Lizard's Thicket Restaurant

2240 Airport Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29170-3173
+1 803-796-7820
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Opens in 3 min
American, Vegetarian Friendly
2240 Airport Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29170-3173
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always enjoy eating the good, country cooking at Lizards Thicket & this visit was no exception. We’ll be back!

Thank humguy32
Reviewed 19 May 2018

The front desk suggested this local restaurant due to it's proximity to the motel and local reviews. Advertised as country cooking, we were just slightly underiimpressed maybe because it was 8:30 when we got there to eat. Prices were good and the service was top...More

Thank Dale R
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

The name threw me off. But the food was delicious. I has the fried chicken, yams and rice and gravy. My sister has fried flounder. We enjoyed all. We were at the 2 notch road location.

Thank v4510
Reviewed 15 April 2018

They have many locations around the midlands of the Columbia, SC area. They are always very friendly also very fast. Their "menu board" is on the wall to show you every possible selection. We had the meat & two for less than $8 each +...More

Thank TipSC
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Great southern cooking. I have never had a bad meal here. Costs are great for the super food. Many daily lunch specials too. Always friendly staff. There are several locations around the city.

Thank John D
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Arrived at 11 am for breakfast. Granted the breakfast finishes at 11:30 but this is no excuse for the food at this place. I ordered liver pudding with grits and two poached eggs and a biscuit. My friends ordered 5 minutes after me so my...More

Thank Erick N
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
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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