About: Lima Peruvian Cuisine is absolutely the best South American food served in the Columbia area. Authentic, created by a Peruvian native and her Peruvian staff, this restaurant blows most other authentic restaurants to the wind and back. Sit down and be treated to traditional roasted corn kernels and small cheese bites. Order a fresh made juice drink. (alcohol license should be in place soon) Amazing appetizers, creative dishes, fresh ingredients.
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11AM - 9PM and Sunday 11AM - 6PM
Address: 3830 Rosewood Dr. (inside the Jim Casey Fireworks building), Columbia, South Carolina 29205
Phone: (803) 851-3646
Part of town: The best in Authentic Peruvian Cuisine (Southeast)
About: Rosso features seasonal menus created with locally farmed produce, succulent artisan meats, premium seafood and handmade pastas all prepared over a wood-fired grill or in the searing, 700+ degree heat of a wood-burning oven. Rosso is where it goes beyond everyday Italian, with dishes like Spaghetti Di Casa with house-made Certified Angus beef & pork meatballs, and Wood-Grilled Scallops & Succotash Risotto. Rosso offers a collection of Italian varietal wines, signature spirits, craft beers and craveable desserts.
Address: Trenholm Plaza, 4840 Forest Drive
Phone: (803) 787-3949
Hours: Mon-Thu: 5-9:30pm | Fri-Sat 5-10:30pm | Happy Hour: Mon-Thu 4:30-6pm | Bar opens daily at 4:30pm
Part of Town: Casual Italian restaurant on Forest Drive (Southeast Columbia)
About: Sure Fire Tacos and Tortilla Grill is a fun bistro-type Mexican restaurant with a full bar and awesome, fresh-made, South-of-the-Border treats - all recipes and ingredients are prepared fresh daily. Dine inside or at patio tables out back.
Address: 916 Gervais St. Columbia, SC 29201
Hours: Everyday 11am - 10pm
Part of Town: Casual Mexican restaurant on Gervais St. (the Vista)
Taco Tuesday: 2 tacos and small chips and queso for just $8
Thirsty Thursdays: $2 drinks with a purchase of nachos or a bowl
Sunday Funday: Kids eat FREE on Sunday! Get one FREE kids meal with the purchase of a bowl, burrito, nacho or quesadilla & a drink! *Applies to kids 10 years & under