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Cafe Strudel

€€ - €€€American, Cafe,
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” (40 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 1 week ago via mobile

While traveling up through Columbia towards the Blue Ridge, my friend searched for a local eatery , wanting to stay away from the highway chain restaurants. He discovered Cafe Strudel. So a brief detour for a quick brunch. Upon arrival there were about 15 people...More

1  Thank Dwayne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice little hole-in-wall kind of place. Great Cuban sandwich and a huge piece of cheese cake. Nice selection of beers on tap. Terrible parking on-site.

Thank Toby H
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

45 minutes later...still not sitted. Tons of young hipster kids walking around. It looks like this is the only restaurant in West Columbia. 2 insanely crowded, too long of a wait. Not worth the hype.

Thank Seamere
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We come here a lot because the food is great and there is always a wait but his time we waited over an hour after we did call ahead seating and they told us 15 minutes. And there were tables open everywhere. There were 2...More

Thank wphibbs
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Finally got a chance to try this place out and was not disappointed. The duck fat fries were everything they were cracked up to be. Everything was very good.

Thank T P
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Have eaten here a few times and enjoyed the food. Today was pretty so I got seated outside. There was a group of "beautiful people" with a large dog, probably a Lab, and they were one of those groups who think their dog is too...More

Thank RockHillian
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Called ahead as we were visiting from out of town and were looking for a unique spot for brunch on Easter Sunday. We were told it would be about an hour before a table was available, so put our name in and drove to the...More

Thank viqandsteve
Reviewed 6 April 2018

I treated my friend to lunch for her birthday. She always gets a portobello sandwich if she sees it on the menu. I am more adventurous. Anyone can get a portobello sandwich anywhere or make it at home so what I got was the duck...More

Thank Ann F
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Hey, I'm a Southern gal and I'm telling you, these are the best grits I've had in a long time. Biscuit was pretty good too. It's busy for weekend brunch, but they seemed to manage it well.

Thank Judy and Allan S
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Great food. Our group had all different things. I had the seafood Mac & cheese. Wonderful. Could not eat it all, had to take home half of it. My daughter had the duck nachos. I tasted them and loved them and I don't typically care...More

1  Thank William D
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Questions & Answers
3 November 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.
6 June 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
24 December 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
US$8 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
Restored 1920's era building. Eclectic decor that supports the local art community. 1
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