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Compton's Kitchen

1118 B Ave, West Columbia, SC 29169-6723
803-791-0750
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Ranked #12 of 127 Restaurants in West Columbia
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- Sep 10, 2014
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Columbia, South Carolina
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208 reviews 208 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
316 helpful votes 316 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

Compton's is a great place to enjoy typical diner/comfort food. Their breakfasts are wonderful and their lunch plates are awesome. Everything appears to be home made and is very tasty. They offer good size portions at a reasonable price. I am especially fond of the Chicken Pan (pot) Pie. At lunch time they offer your typical meat and two or... More

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Best in Columbia - you have to try it!!! Can't believe I have not heard about this place before now.

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Plainfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Taste just like home cooking, everyone is always smiling and welcoming and recognizes you from the last visit!

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Lexington, South Carolina
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58 reviews 58 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Based on previous reviews, my coworkers and I decided to give this restaurant a try. We were greeted upon entering by both the friendly staff and an overwhelming aroma of cigarette smoke. To be fair, the service was fast and the price was right. Unfortunately, those two positives can't overcome the negatives. The meatloaf was runny and the biscuits had... More

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Irmo, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The lunch menu is filled with good down home Southern cooking. As for me, I always find the right combination of vegetables to accompany what is usually a great main course. The people at Compton's add to the dining experience. I work in downtown Columbia and with only an hour for lunch, I have no problem in getting back to... More

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West Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

If you are every in Lexington or West Columbia and need some good breakfast to start your day, Compton's is your place! Amazing taste, all fresh and at a price that beats all others. Very friendly staff, like family!

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West Columbia, South Carolina
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Compton's is a local place, not near the interstates and is frequented by many of the same customers on a regular basis. My wife and I go there occasionally for breakfast mainly. The staff genuinely seems to like working there and is friendly and attentive. The place itself is clean but not fancy. Can be too cold for us in... More

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tampa
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134 reviews 134 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I visit my Grandmother in Columbia SC and we've always gone to the same restaurant (not to be mentioned). So I googled to find a new place that served a good southern breakfast and Comptons delivered! They had the Liver Pudding and Onion Sausage my Grandmother loves. Steaks were cooked well, pancakes were yummy and staff was very friendly. It's... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

If you want a good southern breakfast at a great price - basically a notch above Waffle House the this is the place for you Good grits - check Fresh eggs check Thick bacon check Non frozen - hash browns check Coffee harsh Service - leisurely

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17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The breakfast deals here can't be beat. You get plenty of food for a reasonable price. Their onion sausages are really tasty. Try the "Dixie Crat".

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