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Columbia Restaurant

98 Saint George St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
904) 824-3341
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Ranked #68 of 484 Restaurants in Saint Augustine
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Cuban, Spanish
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Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: Family-owned and operated for over 100 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 "Columbia," and fresh seafood specialties. Don’t miss Columbia’s Original “1905” Salad®, prepared tableside with our delicious, freshly-made dressing, a 100-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 Torres, 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. Open 365-days a year, including all holidays.
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north rustico pe canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

What a delightful place to rest and enjoy the Spanish atmosphere, the delicious food and some wonderful Sangria. My husband and I, after touring around the historic old city of St. Augustine stopped in to the Columbia for lunch. One word....delish. This was not our first experience eating at a Columbia restaurant. The service was good but not quite the... More

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Fort Pierce, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

We decided to eat at Columbia during our weekend get away. We have been here in the past and really enjoy the food. Our waitress was very busy attending to other tables so we felt ignored at first. We had our drinks from the bar and were okay to be left alone . . . for a bit. Once we... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

This was a good lunch very good flavors on all the foods we tried. I would highly recommend giving it a try get the 1905 salad to die for.

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Melbourne, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Now officially one of our fave restaurants. It's huge but the service and food are above average. So many options - tapas to soups to entrees, all with a bit of Spanish flare. Excellent drinks, too! LOVE.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Great food, great service.a true enjoyment and great food .did I say great food ? Yes. Service the way it is meant to be. Gift shop a little pricy, but the food and service was great .

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Merritt Island, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

We've been many times, and usually it's excellent, so we were surprised that this time my friend who ordered a specialty dish that takes 30 minutes longer than ours received a regular dinner instead. Then the manager came over but only offered to give her some rice on the side, clearly NOT the meal she ordered. Not to mention the... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Well known cuban restaurant. Interesting atmosphere big menu but a lot of pork in the dishes so a bit limited for me

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Lake Mary, Florida, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Came in for a late dinner . We're seated and served immediately and efficiently . Noticed other servers who were not serving cleaning,cleaning,and cleaning all of the chairs and everything else . The food was delicious .

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St. Charles, MO
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Loved the Spanish décor; tiles were beautiful. Food was delicious, mussels with tomatoes and chirizo (although bit over cooked) was very good. Bread was warm and great for dipping in mussel sauce. Sangria was quite tasty and not sweet (nice for folks who don't like sweet wine like me). Service was average, could be because of how busy the restaurant... More

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Newport, RI
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71 reviews 71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We decided to dine here when we overheard customers in a nearby shop talking about the restaurant. Once we finally got a nice table, our experience and meal was very good. Although the restaurant which is very large was not very busy when we entered, we were seated right next to the kitchen door, in a high traffic area. When... More

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Additional Information about Columbia Restaurant

Address: 98 Saint George St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Phone Number: 904) 824-3341
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Cuban, Spanish

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