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Columbia Restaurant

98 Saint George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
+1 904-824-3341
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (1,229 reviews)
“paella” (272 reviews)
“tapas” (325 reviews)
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Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
98 Saint George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
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Reviewed yesterday

Friendly staff nice ambiance, good service, authentic food, large portions you must go here for dinner

Thank Bob V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family eats here every time we visit St Augustine. I really enjoy so many gluten free options. On a recent visit we tried the pork spareribs tapas and it was delicious. I was really disappointed, however, with the Mojito. It had zero alcohol, lacked...More

Thank FoodieTootie
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food and service were great. We all were amazed at the flavor of all of our food as well as the healthy portions that were served. Our server was very pleasant and helpful from the time we sat down until we left. I had...More

Thank sleary1961
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food is great. The building is so beautiful. My husband and I love the salad and the soup. It is the kind of place where you can spend a great deal of money or have a good lunch for a few dollars.

Thank JimsGem
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Columbia is a legend in Florida. The restaurant's ambiance, good food & service are unsurpassed and cannot be beat.

Thank lemmeral
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious restaurant featuring Cuban food. The bread is outstanding and the 1905 Salad is a must. They take reservations and I highly recommend them during busy season.

Thank Sandi C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a really enjoyable dinner here. The restaurant is huge and has really nice decor. We shared a bottle of Cabernet although they are known for their Sangria. For dinner I had the filet steak salteado and my husband had the boliche criollo. Both...More

Thank ANTravelers
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been to 2 of their other locations. But for the food in the old town sections, hands down the best food.

Thank Totalvaca
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent food, great atmosphere. Enjoy it every time I eat there. Make it a point every time I am in town

Thank btison
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Columbia Restaurant was quite the treat! It is an attractive restaurant with a polished, professional wait staff, and a unique, delicious menu. Our food was spot on, well presented, a satisfying quantity, and truly delicious. We were told by staff members at the inn...More

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20 June 2017|
Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
You can view all of our menus on our Columbia website. Trip Advisor guidelines don't allow me to post our website address, or a URL for you to use. - Sorry, questions may not include HTML or website links. Please edit your... More
17 May 2017|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
Yes, they are. And we do not charge a fee to split entrees.
Beth D
19 April 2017|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
Yes, Columbia has a children's menu, here you go: CHILDREN'S MENU - For children under 10* ________________________________________ Cuban Sandwich $5.95 Macaroni & Cheese $5.95 Chicken Fingers $5.95 Steak... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Saint George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-3341
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Family-owned and operated for over 111 years, Columbia has earned acclaim for its old-world charm and award-winning Spanish/Cuban cuisine and wine list. Join us for century-old family recipes like Paella "a la Valenciana," Filet Mignon and fresh seafood specialties. Don't miss Columbia's Original "1905" Salad(R), prepared tableside with our delicious, freshly-made dressing, a 110-year-old family recipe of fresh garlic, oregano, wine vinegar and Spanish extra virgin olive oil. Be sure to sample a fine Spanish wine like Montecillo or Campillo. Relax in our courtyard or Mediterranean-style dining rooms, filled with hundreds of hand-painted tiles and Spanish-style fountains. We are a sister to the Columbia in Tampa's Ybor City, founded in 1905. Children's menu available. Casual attire is fine, but we don't allow sleeveless shirts on men. Open 365-days a year, including all holidays. Please visit our website for the most current menu listings.
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