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4840 Forest Dr Ste 15, 4840 Forest Dr Ste 15, 29206-4810, Columbia, South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29206-4810
+1 803-743-4350
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Columbia, South Carolina
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very impressed with this location. It was very busy when I walked in but the line moved very quickly and I did not wait very long to be helped. The cashier greeted me with a smile and answered every question I had about their holiday specials. I watched the staff as they made the drinks they worked well... More 

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Thank Lynessa f
Columbia, South Carolina
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53 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Great place, that I hit every morning. Best not to come when it's busy, as it can slow to a crawl, as the cashiers end up doing everything the barista isn't doing. They really need a "Starbucks Regulars Only" line, and a "Starbucks Tourist" line, for those who have no clue what they want to get.

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Thank David P
Charleston, South Carolina
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322 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

We were on our way to North Carolina and needed a caffeine break mid morning. I had a birthday reward on my gold card and a free drink for my husband also. We stopped and found the Forest Acres location. It was busy for a Saturday morning. The staff was very friendly. We placed our orders and the man at... More 

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Thank Terrie J
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125 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

There are many Starbucks in town, so why choose this one? Great seating! This Starbucks has lots of good outdoor seating. Bathrooms are very clean.

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Thank Colarestaurantfan
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We were driving along I-26 and needed a caffeine fix. This isn't the most convenient to the Interstate but it's definitely the best. Michael makes sure your order is perfect every time, and there's a great community coffee shop vibe when you visit. We'll be back!

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Thank bakerash
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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118 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

This is a more laid-back Starbucks with nice outdoor seating. A great place to meet folks over a coffee.

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Thank Gordon B
Lexington, Kentucky
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197 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

I had the opportunity to stop in here a couple times during a recent visit and was impressed by the exceptional customer service, friendliness of the staff, and well prepared drinks.

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Thank KYBATMAN
COLUMBIA, SC
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99 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

Starbucks of Forest Drive is one of the best Starbucks I've been to. The have free WiFi and the atmosphere is great. I ran into an old co-worker this morning and had a good convo with her there. The shop and clean and the worker was nice.

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Thank Freddie S
Columbia, South Carolina
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83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

Always lots of folks lined up in this coffee shop. Baristas very friendly and breakfast sandwiches are quite good but be careful they are extremely hot coming out of microwave! Indoor space is tight but efficient and outdoor space is very nice with tables, umbrellas and some soft sofas. Located in great shopping area with Urban Nirvana spa, Loft, Steinmart,... More 

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Thank Judith54184
Matthews, North Carolina
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2014

Okay. Starbucks is a Starbucks. Granted, an inexperienced barista or a particularly testy one can ruin the otherwise dreamy ubiquitous experience that Howard Shultz intends, but the Seattle uniformity screening policies, happily, weeds out such nonconformists. So what is the difference? My own observation is that it is, ultimately, invariably, and evidently, the people — behind the counter and in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Cafe
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4840 Forest Dr Ste 15, 4840 Forest Dr Ste 15, 29206-4810, Columbia, South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29206-4810
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-743-4350

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