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College Grounds Cafe

1217 College St, Columbia, SC 29201-3945
+1 803-708-9476
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
23 Sep 2016
“Breakfast bites ”
7 Jun 2016
“Yummy treat, even for non-coffee-drinkers”
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1217 College St, Columbia, SC 29201-3945
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Visited for breakfast during parent weekend at USC. Convenient to campus. Clean and friendly, quiche was pre-cooked and warm in microwave, most expensive f the rest of menu was cold items; coffee was is insulated urns but everything was tasty and reasonably priced. Friendly staff...More

Thank Jcwebb
Reviewed 8 June 2016

While I don't drink coffee, I had been walking around USC and needed a bite to eat. I stopped in and was pleasantly surprised with a delicious bacon and cheese quiche. Also available: local microgreens salad, cheese grits, bagels, fresh donuts and more. Bright and...More

Thank Sandi B
Reviewed 16 April 2015

I've visited this restaurant twice, and both times I was disappointed. On my most recent visit I ordered a sandwich to go. The person who took my order was friendly, so things were off to a good start. I then waited at least 15 minutes...More

Thank gumbi5
Reviewed 15 December 2014

I've made better breakfast food in 5 minutes and had better service in most McDonald's. Nice 100-yr old cute 2-story house with a quaint coffee shop atmosphere, but that's where the experience takes a nose dive. Although the handwritten menu board boasts a nice selection...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 2 July 2014

SUCH a GREAT find! Near the University, excellent coffee, friendly people...AND those DOUGHNUTS... I went in for coffee and to see if I liked the place for lunch for the following day. As I ordered my coffee I noticed their little bags labeled "Fresh Doughnuts."...More

Thank infoispower
Reviewed 21 June 2014

This is a great little place for breakfast right near the USC campus. The dining area consists of a few small rooms on the first floor of an old house. The upstairs level is a coffee shop owned by the same people. Lots of students...More

Thank AmyFromAtlanta
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Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1217 College St, Columbia, SC 29201-3945
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-708-9476
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