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Good Life Cafe

3681-D Leaphart Rd., West Columbia, SC 29169
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Ranked #15 of 126 Restaurants in West Columbia
Price range: $5 - $15
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Vegan
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Description: Good Life Cafe is one of the only organic, raw, vegan restaurants in Columbia, SC. Our executive chef, Sharon Wright, has been preparing natural, wholesome, nutritious and delicious meals, juices and smoothies for 20 years now! The menu is merely a virtual world tour consisting of American, Italian, Indian, Thai and Mexican gourmet cuisines.
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Bronx, NY
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I had the tofu scramble with soy sage and biscuit. Then my carnivore friends joined me, so I told them I hadn't eaten yet, then I ordered the waffle. Thank you nice waitress for playing along. I came back later and ordered a salad to go. SOOOO GOOOD! I would have died in that meat eating town without this place.

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Jackson, Minnesota
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My friend has celiac and so we gave this place a try. She was so excited since she had an entire menu to choose from. We ordered two appetizers plus an entree thinking I would leave hungry, being the red meat eater I am. I was wrong. Portions were good and filling. Every single bite was flavorful.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

It's very hard to find good, REAL vegan food on our travels throughout the south. Far too many places offer a freezer-burned soy burger and call it "dinner". So this place was just a healthy food palace in a sea of buttered and bacon-ed everything along our trip. The staff is super-friendly, and the food was delicious. The portions are... More 

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Lexington, SC
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I love Good Life! I would eat here everyday if I could afford it. Everything is tasty and fresh and healthy! I always leave feeling satisfied, but not heavy or sleepy like elsewhere. I love the kale salad, the thai "noodles" and the beet salad.

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Asheville, North Carolina
5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

My fiance lives in North Carolina, and I live in Florida. Every time we drive in between our cities) we stop at Good Life Cafe for Tacos! We were thrilled the first time we found this spot, and we look forward to the drive just for this delicious stop! We are both veg's who love to check out hot spots... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

I've been here 3 times now and each time the food has been exceptional. Everything is so fresh and full of flavor. For anyone who is skeptical of trying this place - don't have any hesitation. It is amazing what they can do with nuts and other natural ingredients to make you think you are eating cheese or other fatty... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011 via mobile

Everything is delicious , vegan, raw and gluten free. I am a picky eater and I enjoyed very much. I had the BLT sandwich with kale salad and corn for

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Additional Information about Good Life Cafe

Address: 3681-D Leaphart Rd., West Columbia, SC 29169
Phone Number: 803-454-3516
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Vegan

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