Columbia's Craft Beer Scene

The Casual Pint

  • About: Whether you come to The Casual Pint’s BeerMarket to relax at the bar, hang with friends and try a craft beer served by their BeerTenders, or you come in to refill a Growler, Mix-A-Six Pack from their Singles Cooler or grab some packaged beer to go, you will love the upscale, yet casual Craft Beer Centric atmosphere at The Casual Pint!  
  • Address: 807 Gervais, Ste 100 (Downtown) | 217 Saluda Springs Rd. (Lexington)
  • Phone: (803) 832-7468 (Downtown) | (803) 358-2337 (Lexington)
  • Hours: Monday - Thursday: 2pm - 12am | Friday & Saturday: 11am - 1am | Sunday: 1-8pm
    Part of Town: Craft beer market and bar in Downtown Columbia & Lexington area
  • About: Aboard the Brew Bus you will enjoy viewing local landmarks, light snacks and bottles of water, trivia and prizes, and great music, with coolers and storage to keep your tour purchases cold. Choose from the Columbia Brew Tour, where you will taste great local brews and get a behind-the-scenes look on a 3-stop brewery tour, or the Wine and Spirits Tour, the best way to visit and sample offerings from the area's great distilleries and wine bars. Private Tours, monthly Sunday Fundays series and Student Night tours are also available!
    Address: 701 Gervais Street, Suite 150-165
  • Phone: (757) 871-8150
  • Hours: Fridays 5:30-10pm; Saturdays 3-7:30pm; Sundays 2-6:30pm
    Part of Town: Bus Tour of Breweries and Distilleries in Columbia (Downtown Columbia)

Craft and Draft

  • About: Craft And Draft is all about craft beer and the people who drink it! Visit the store and sample a pint or fill your growlers from one of their 12 continuously-rotating taps that feature premier craft beers from all over the country and local favorites. Or, take home a variety of beers with their six packs, big bottles and cans!  
  • Address: 2706 Devine Street
  • Phone: (803) 764-2575
  • Hours: Monday - Thursday: 11am to 8pm | Friday: 11am to 9pm | Saturday: 11am to 8pm | Sunday: 1 to 7pm
    Part of Town: Premier craft beers on Devine Street (East-Southeast Columbia)

  • Sc pedal parlor
    The Vista | 803.302.7750
    Mon: 3 - 8pm | Tues - Fri: 3 - 10:30pm | Saturday: 10am - 10:30pm | Sunday: 3 - 10:30pm
    Tired of the same old night out? Take a bike ride with the SC Pedal Parlor, and see Columbia from the seat of a moving bar stool! Two-hour long pedaling pub crawls include visits to up to three bars or restaurants, based on your preference. Tuesday nights are PRIZE PARLOR nights, where Pedal Parlor swag will be given away. Click 'Book Now' on their website, or give them a call!

the woody

  • About: This Vista hot spot, named after longtime Columbia disc jockey Woody Windham, is a popular nightclub for dancing. The DJ spins songs from all eras and genres, including shag and salsa, and the dance floor is always packed! There are nightly drink specials offered, and special events, like their annual Halloween party. Voted Columbia's Best Dance Club by the Free Times, The Woody is the place to go for great music, great drinks, and great people watching!
  • Hours: Wed-Thurs: 6pm-12am | Fri-Sat: 6pm-2am
  • Address: 808 Lady Street
  • Phone: (803) 779-9663
    Part of Town: Dance club | Nightclub in the Vista (Downtown Columbia)

Twisted Spur

  • About: Twisted Spur is a microbrewery and full-service restaurant that features a 50+ item menu and oyster bar that boasts seven types of oysters! Using local ingredients, everything is made from scratch, in-house including sauces and dressings...even the steaks are cut in-house. Five beers are on tap, some of which are in-house staples--a blonde, a red, an IPA and a wheat. They also have an India Chai Porter.  
  • Address: 705 Gervais St
  • Phone: (803) 764-0203
  • Hours: Mon - Thurs: 4pm - 12am | Fri: 11am - 2am | Sat: 10am-2am | Sun 10am - 12am
    Part of Town: American and Southern food | Microbrews in Five Points (Downtown Columbia)