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Vella's Restaurant & Tavern

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829 Knox Abbott Dr Ste A, Cayce, SC 29033-3344
+1 803-796-4629
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Yadkinville, North Carolina
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Went here for lunch. There wasn't a lunch crowd, but by the time we went, it was around 2-3. The atmosphere is very mellow. They have interesting decor- even a bike hanging from the ceiling. Our server was outstanding. I ordered teriyaki chicken & fries. My husband ordered a philly steak burger. We also ordered salads. They offer desserts, but... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Great evening with friends and family. Waitress was great. Wings were cooked "extra crispy" just like we asked.

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Thank Bill W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

I can't get enough of their honey mustard wings! Also the chicken salad is amazing and the mac and cheese bites are a must :)

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Lexington, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Great value. The all you care to eat crag legs on Monday nights draws a crowd and they keep them coming fresh, you just have have to wait a while for a seat so get there early. When it's not crab leg night try the prime rib sandwich. It's kind of a dive though.

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Thank Mindy K
Lexington, South Carolina, United States
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Another great visit to Vella's! Consistently serve quality food - never had bad food here. Service matches food quality. Servers are on their game; attentive and friendly. You can't go wrong.

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WEST COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

Vella's is a Cayce tradition, conveniently located to Brookland-Cayce High School, two motels on Knox Abbott, the Columbia Metro Airport. Only minutes from downtown Columbia via the Blossom Street Bridge. Also convenient to the Parkland Shopping Center. and Highway 378/Sunset Boulevard and Meeting Street Featuring hoagies, wings, etc. A great place to go before or after the game.

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Waxhaw, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Quick, friendly service. Great food. Wonderful variety with options for home cooked dinner plates. Awesome green beans!

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Chapin, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 10, 2016

This place has been a mainstay in Cayce for as long as I can remember (and I'm getting on up there!). They are known for their all you can eat crab legs and the prime rib sandwich. The wings aren't those little small ones you see everywhere, these actually have some meat on them! Staff is always prompt and courteous... More 

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Mount Dora, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016

Chose this restaurant because it was close to my motel and locally owned. Delicious dinner...ribeye cooked exactly like I asked, potato was steaming hot and an ice cold Caesar salad, wine. The waiter was very personable and watched over the table without being patronizing. Very enjoyable dinner for someone traveling through for one night and tired after a day of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went here for dinner and were pleasantly surprised. It's a bit dated inside but nonetheless cozy. Our waitress, Amanda B, was very nice and attentive, despite the large party going on in the back room. We got an appetizer sampler, which was fine. Nothing great but edible. We also ordered draft beers that were excellent. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Delicatessen, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 Knox Abbott Dr Ste A, Cayce, SC 29033-3344
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Cayce
  • Phone Number: +1 803-796-4629

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?