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Motor Supply Co. Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Menu

BEVERAGES‏
6
columbias best bloody mary
5.50
mimosa
7
o.c. bloody mary
8
spiked arnold palmer
6
wolffer dry rose cider
7
peach bourbon sour
ENTREES
13.95
carolina trout over stone ground adluh grits w/ gremalata & topped w/ city roots amaranth
16.95
apple wood smoked strip steak,cheesy patato bake,and a tomato pepper vinaigrette.
8.95
buttermilk biscuit plate,homemade sausage gravy,scrambled eggs, & stone ground adulh grits.
9.95
quiche of roma tomatoes spiach,swiss,and sharp cheddar cheese,served w/fresh fruit.
12.95
veal meatloaf,cheesy potato bake,and a caramelized onion jus.
9.95
heathers challah bread french toast bread pudding,berry coulis,maple syrup & fresh fruit.
14.95
sc crabcakes,stone groung adluh grits ,caper tomato relish,and a sweet pea pesto.
7.95
breakfast plate of scrambled eggs,crispy bacon,and grits.
12.95
carolina heritage farms pork lon,adluh grits & an indah coffee butter.
8.95
everything bagel,rosemary ham,provolone,and creamy slaw w/freshfruit & scrambles eggs.
A LA CARTE‏
5
whithe bean & bacon soup
2.95
everything bagel w/ cream cheese
3.95
greek yogurt w/ blueberries & pistachios.
4.95
bacon
2
grifts w/ cheese
2.5
potato bake
About
Located in the historic Congaree Vista with a heated patio and free valet parking, Motor Supply has been serving progressive, New World cuisine using classic French culinary techniques for over 20 years. Led by Executive Chef Wesley Fulmer, the kitchen's lunch, dinner and brunch handwritten menus change daily, featuring contemporary New American cuisine, with nods to Creole, Cajun, New Southern, French, Italian and Asian cuisine. We are Columbia's foremost "farm to fork" restaurant, working with local, sustainable farms for produce, meats, SC seafood and more. Seafood is caught off of the Carolina coast, and all of our stocks, sauces and desserts are made on site, including our charcuterie,
PRICE RANGE
$18 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, International
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday

The cocktails were expensive and not good. I had to tell them how to make a skinny margarita. The food was meh!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a small celebration dinner here and enjoyed great cocktails/wine, wonderful meals and tasty dessert. Atmosphere is lovely exposed brick and wood floors with a neat enclosed porch/patio area. Staff is attentive without hovering. Can’t wait to return!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank KLY1118
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu and wine-list, especially, looked very promising. However, the food was not really up the expected standard, a bit "thrown together" and served in a perfunctory manner. Very nice dining room.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lindum20C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my new favorite place in cola. We started with old fashions which were very good. Started with the octopus appetizer which was amazing. The halibut was great and the flat iron steak was so good. We finished with espresso martinis ! Start to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank drpoirier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our food here. Was super convenient location to our AirBnB. Server was very busy, so we did not feel he was very attentive. It was Masters week, so they were probably busier than normal. Would go back and give them another try if back...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank WLM1972
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the Halibut and the duck. Duck was great the Halibut was ok. Mushroom soup was awesome, the bib salad was average. Scalps were very good. The biggest draw back is everything is over priced by about $6 to $15 dollars. Portion sizes are...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Infantryphil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner with a friend tonight. Our server Stephanie was great!! Helpful and attentive without hovering. I had the shrimp & grits dish that was delicious. My friend had a sirloin strip which she said was perfectly cooked served with mashed potatoes & Bochy...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank swolcott2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard about Motor Supply from one of our friends and so we gave it a try. We throughly enjoyed everything about the experience. Great service and great food! Also a great atmosphere. A must try if your in the Columbia area.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank davidsV3924BV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Given that I’m from a “foodie” city, Columbia is not on my radar. As I’m here to visit USC with my family we made reservations here. I was shocked with the wine list Rhombauer Cab, my favorite. Then the menus followed. 3 apps, 3 mains...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank davstern
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I each had the salad wit blueberries. The lettuces were great as was the dressing We spilt the cheese board (ordinary), the center cut pork chop with cider sauce (outstanding - very tender & flavorful - the braised oxtail with gnocchi &...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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qbonaparte
April 4, 2018|
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April 4, 2018|
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Response from Edward C | Reviewed this property |
There are smaller side rooms, but I don't know how they use them.
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celc892
June 8, 2017|
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Response from PatriciaL6071 | Reviewed this property |
I would say that it really isn't all that kid friendly...not that they wouldn't allow kids it's just more of an adult place to be honest.
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