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Groucho's Original Deli

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611 Harden St, Columbia, SC 29205-2214
18037995708
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Columbia, South Carolina
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been a customer of this restaurant for years, ever since moving to Columbia in 1983. My kids have been raised at this establishment. First, it was difficult to get someone's attention for service outdoors. All the tables were filthy, even after being wiped off, at my request. Then the most disappointing thing was the sandwich. I've been ordering the... More 

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Thank Ringabellhomes
Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was great, but the sandwich wasn't built as high as the price. The sandwiches are great but you are still hungry when your done. The prices are very high for what your getting.

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Thank Suzie Q C
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us, Suzie Q C. Customer satisfaction is of top priority to us and we are disheartened to hear that you were disappointed with your recent visit! We would love the opportunity to make it right! Please contact us by emailing tse@grouchos.com. We look forward to hearing from you! More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went their for lunch with my family on Friday July 15, 2016. Service was fast and the waitress was extremely friendly. We all had Junior STP's and they were right on point! And the free cookies at the end was was a great bonus! The sauce is the best!

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Thank JChris1813
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

That is what we like to hear JChris1813! We are so glad you enjoyed your STP's and cookies! Our wonderful staff works hard to make sure our customers enjoy their time with us and love hearing that it makes a difference! Thanks so much for the 5 star review! Please come see us again soon! More 

Orangeburg, United States
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good deli style food, definitely a good spot to eat if you want it fast. My daughter had the STP sandwich, he exact words were "you can't go wrong with the STP." Needless to say she liked it. I had the My Wife's Salad Bowl, it was a generous portion and very good. We then shared a sea salt... More 

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Thank John I
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

Wow John I! Thank you so much for your awesome review! Our STP Dipper and My Wife's Salad Bowl are a couple of our customer's favorites and we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed them! We look forward to seeing you again soon so you can get another Salted Caramel Brownie! More 

Columbia, South Carolina
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Groucho's 45 sauce is amazing. I dipped everything in it. Chips and bacon bits too. Order Extra with your SUB. Awesome.

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1 Thank FishermanMoses
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

Thank you FishermanMoses for taking the time to give our Famous Formula 45 sauce a shoutout! We're happy to hear you enjoyed it! We appreciate you taking some time to review us! Please join us again soon! More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Good food. Good service. Good prices. My husband and I go there for lunch. They have a variety of great sandwiches and salads.

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Thank susan0401
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

Thank you Susan0401 for taking the time to review us! We're happy your husband and you enjoy dining with us for lunch! We look forward to serving you both again real soon! More 

Eastover, South Carolina
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74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Best selection of deli sandwiches and salads. Try everything on the menu along with the bag of chips and dip them in the house dip as you eat them. Oh! must try the southern Ice tea, and don't pass up the warm chocolate chip cookies if they're passing them out.

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Thank Navylicious
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

Thanks Navylicious! We're happy to hear you say we have the best selection of deli sandwiches and salads! We look forward to serving you again real soon! More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We found this place on the way to Charleston, and loved it! The chicken salad is fantastic! The staff was nice and our food was fast, even though we were a party of 12.

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Thank ApplePie525
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

Thanks ApplePie525! We're happy that you found us on your trip and enjoyed the chicken salad! Please stop back in and see us again! Thank you! More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Good sandwiches and tea! This place is old school and they are good at what they do. bread is good and fresh, sandwiches are exactly how you expect. You can trust Groucho's.

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Thank ashevillencgirl
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

Thank you Ashevillencgirl! We love what we do! Thank you for all the kind words! We look forward to serving you again soon! More 

Punta Gorda, Florida
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86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Revisited a favorite from my college days. Still looked pretty much the same but obviously the prices weren't the same and the serving sizes have decreased. My favorite Reuben sandwich was still there but it just wasn't quite the same. The Thousand Island was served on the side. All in all still a great Deli and very popular. Definitely recommend... More 

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Thank KjunCelt
Groucho M, Owner at Groucho's Original Deli, responded to this review

We appreciate your patronage KjunCelt! We hope to serve you again soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $9
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Harden St, Columbia, SC 29205-2214
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: 18037995708

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