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Cafe Strudel

300 State St, West Columbia, SC 29169-7544
+1 803-794-6634
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (76 reviews)
“strudel” (43 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
300 State St, West Columbia, SC 29169-7544
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Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Excellent haberno vodka bloody mary with a classic club! Love the fries! Always try to leave room for dessert. ..today was Reese's peanut butter pie!

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Just visited on a Saturday morning and sat on the patio. Fantastic service as usual. The new breakfast bowl is incredible!

Thank Scott B
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Café Strudel has always been one of my favorite locally owned places downtown. The food is always good. Sunday brunch is always packed so be forewarned. You will have a wait, but its worth it. Lunch menu features a range of sandwiches and salads. My...More

Thank John D
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

The staff serving me was very friendly and when I asked for her advice, she spontaneously gave me suggestions. I'd taken her suggestion to try the grill portobello which is delicious. The fresh squeeze orange juice is also very nice.

Thank JHP1
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

This is one awesome foodie establishment. Everything is fresh, authentic! Eclectic feel and a very popular locals place. Brunch is completely a knockout, sometimes the Cafe is so full u can't get in! A must do while in Columbia! Great quality " old time" feel...More

Thank stephanie s
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

It's the first time we've ever eaten here, but it won't be the last. The hostess handled our large party well and even though they were on a wait, the server was knowledgeable, patient and kind to my rambunctious 6 year old. The food was...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed August 10, 2016

This was not my first trip to Café Strudel. I had been several times before for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I realized that after today's visit that I had never left a review. As the title says, it was just as I remembered it. The...More

Thank Dfreedom
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We returned here while visiting our son at USC. It was a 45 minute wait and so we grabbed a bench outside for family time. There is a coffee bar and fresh squeezed orange juice. I had the hangover hashbrowns, could feed two and my...More

Thank cghhi
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Long Wait for so-so food for lunch. I've tried 3 different times in last year and it's just not good anymore. Hate it. Used to love to go for lunch and really enjoy. Now it takes too long and the food is blah. Used to...More

Thank W6018AGmaryb
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Came here with little knowledge or expectations of the place, and I was blown away. The environment is so wonderful and friendly. Eat dish seemed to have a lot of thought put into each component of it, and the value was great. Combined we got...More

Thank Jules_Cast
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Questions & Answers
November 3, 2016|
Response from Walter T | Property representative |
Currently, we serve breakfast till the kitchen closes daily @3pm. Beginning Dec 1 we will be serving breakfast anytime we are open.
June 5, 2016|
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Response from Jonathan B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they would want to accomadate your group, call about the area on patio they have
carla h
December 24, 2015|
Response from Daniel P | Reviewed this property |
M/Tues 8-3 W-Sat 8-10:30 Sun 10-2:30 5-9:30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 State St, West Columbia, SC 29169-7544
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  West Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-794-6634
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Restored 1920's era building. Eclectic decor that supports the local art community. 1
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