Beer.. Beer.. Beer

Let’s drink the liquid of amber so bright;Let’s drink the liquid with foam snowy white;Let’s drink the liquid that brings all good cheer;There's nothing quite like a freshly brewed beer. 1st American Sign Language & Brew :: March 30, 2019 American Sign Language is a beautiful language that Deaf and Hard of Hearing people use … Continue reading Beer.. Beer.. Beer

10 Days of St. Paddy’s

March 7 - March 17, 2019 Ya can't be awaitin' ta be awearin' tha green, can ya, my friend? Now where else would ya wantin' ta be on St. Paddy's? No need to wait! O'Hara's Public House in Lexington will be hosting a special celebration every day beginning Thursday March 7, 2019, culminating on Sunday … Continue reading 10 Days of St. Paddy’s

$39 Special Mid-Week Spring Dinner Cruise!

Wednesday April 3, 2019 April is a perfect time for cruising across the shimmering waters of Lake Murray... warm days and cool evenings. You worked hard Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday... now it's time for a break. Leave your cares at the shoreline and step aboard the magnificent Spirit of Lake Murray! Dine in Style - … Continue reading $39 Special Mid-Week Spring Dinner Cruise!

Pi Day at Kaminsky’s Dessert Cafe

by Ethan Hanson 3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592307816406286208998628034825342117067982148086513282306647093844....PIE! Thursday, 3/14, is National Pi Day, and Kaminsky's Dessert Cafe in the Vista is running an awesome special to celebrate! From 4-8 PM, enjoy their Signature Pies for only $3.14 a slice! The cake window at Kaminsky's gives the Hope Diamond exhibit a run for its money. Now, everything that Kaminsky's … Continue reading Pi Day at Kaminsky’s Dessert Cafe

Spirit of Lake Murray 10th Year Anniversary Cruise – March 31, 2019

One of the most beautiful sights in the Midlands is the setting sun over the broad waters of sparkling Lake Murray. Golds, pinks, lilacs, blues and brilliant pure white sunlight perform magic as they dance together in the sky and then reflect in the softly lapping waters of the lake. An awesome vision, especially when … Continue reading Spirit of Lake Murray 10th Year Anniversary Cruise – March 31, 2019

A Fresh Look at Tombo Grille

This little gem of a restaurant is on Forest Drive across the road from Trader Joe's. If you haven't been, or you haven't been there lately, you really should treat yourself to this delightful hideaway. A casual, un-fussy establishment, you'll feel comfortable whether in jeans or evening wear. This is a favorite place to head … Continue reading A Fresh Look at Tombo Grille

Crazy Chic Heritage Farm :: 1st Saturday of the Month

Want to experience a working farm firsthand? Would you like your younguns to see how food is grown? Open from 10am - 2pm on the first Saturday of each month, Crazy Chic will let you see the animals (pigs, chickens, goats, honey bees, horses and cows, miniature horses and a donkey!) No admission charge but … Continue reading Crazy Chic Heritage Farm :: 1st Saturday of the Month

RUTH’S HOUR @ THE BAR

Celebrating an accomplishment or just a "got through the day"? Ruth's Chris' bar area is richly appointed, dimly lit and relaxing. What else could you need for a rewarding Happy Hour after a long day? Share an appetizer, an entree and drinks at special pricing in this area of the restaurant every day (not just … Continue reading RUTH’S HOUR @ THE BAR

Commissioner’s Cup :: Saturday March 23, 2019

The 8th annual Commissioner’s Cup BBQ Cook-off is March 23, 2019 at the State Farmers Market. This event is the SC State Championship BBQ Cook-off and is sanctioned by the Southern BBQ Network. As the SC State Championship, the event's mission is to honor the great barbecue we have in South Carolina. The 2019 Commissioner’s … Continue reading Commissioner’s Cup :: Saturday March 23, 2019

This Month at Quaker Steak & Lube

What's not to love about dipping sauce? Beginning today, March 1st, Quaker Steak & Lube offers up their limited-time sauce of the month - Garlic Parm. Garlic Parm is a blend of Italian cheeses, roasted garlic and creamy buttermilk with a hint of heat. Perfect for breaded boneless wings and Top Gear Tenders! Garlic Parm … Continue reading This Month at Quaker Steak & Lube

Publico Kitchen & Tap

Colorful, playful, delicious, fun... that's Publico Kitchen & Tap in Five Points. When this place opened a few years ago, occupying the space held for years by Garibaldi's, you may have wondered what would come to Five Points but another student hangout... But turns out, this is a cool hip great place for everyone, even … Continue reading Publico Kitchen & Tap

Miyo’s Harbison :: Upscale and Delightful

Being invited to lunch at any Miyo's location is a treat... but being invited to lunch at Miyo's on Bower Parkway turned out to be truly an honor. What an absolutely wonderful experience, dining in the casual but classy large dining room, and feasting on some of the most wonderful, fresh Asian food in the … Continue reading Miyo’s Harbison :: Upscale and Delightful

Fancy That! Bistro & Catering – $7.25 Lunches!

I happened upon Fancy That! Bistro one day when I was having a hard time finding a parking spot on Sumter Street. The restaurant is tucked away beside the Marriott Hotel at 1212 Hampton Street. "What's this?" I says to meself (in mental Pirate talk), noticing a few people eating at outside tables. Hmmm. Starving, … Continue reading Fancy That! Bistro & Catering – $7.25 Lunches!

Willie Jewell’s Catering :: Old School Bar-B-Q with Old Fashioned Service

Willie Jewell's Old School Bar-B-Q offers its world class barbecue, sides and desserts – served with the warm, gracious hospitality of South Carolina – to your next company lunch meeting, your upcoming church dinner, your neighborhood block party.... wherever and whenever you need outstanding food partnered with outstanding service. Willie Jewell's dedicated team brings the … Continue reading Willie Jewell’s Catering :: Old School Bar-B-Q with Old Fashioned Service

Governor Announces 2019 South Carolina Chef Ambassadors

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster recently named the 2019 South Carolina Chef Ambassadors. Each year, chefs from across South Carolina are nominated to serve as the state’s culinary ambassadors and the governor, this year, chose five to participate – in honor of the 5th year of the program. The 2019 SC Chef Ambassadors include: Chef Jessica … Continue reading Governor Announces 2019 South Carolina Chef Ambassadors

929 Kitchen & Bar, with Emphasis on the Bar.

929 Kitchen & Bar opened last February (2018) with a bang and has been banging ever since. This super cool, friendly hangout in the Vista pairs trendy and traditional Korean foods with industrial-vibe decor and lots of smiling faces. Walk in on any given night and you'll see the talkative happy crowd that's gathered there. … Continue reading 929 Kitchen & Bar, with Emphasis on the Bar.

Caterer Extraordinaire :: Crepes and Croissants

Crepes and Croissants | 803-462-4779 Are you in charge of ordering the catering for company functions? For church get-togethers? For reunions? Want to make your event REALLY memorable? It's the food, my friend, that they'll remember. And maybe one sentence of your boss's speech. May I recommend my friend Laurent, owner and chef at Crepes … Continue reading Caterer Extraordinaire :: Crepes and Croissants

M Kitchen :: Beyond Special

Looking for a high-quality Asian dining experience? Well-crafted, authentic dishes await you at M Kitchen, a beautiful, upscale dining space located just north of Columbiana Centre Mall on Columbiana Drive. Relax in comfort at M Kitchen in Harbison A member of the M Group (Miyo's, M Vista), this stunning Harbison restaurant is spacious, clean and … Continue reading M Kitchen :: Beyond Special

Fresh & Fun :: Miyo’s on Forest Drive

How long has it been since you visited this Forest Acres institution? I'm guessing it was about 20 years ago for me, until yesterday. Wow! You're gonna love it! I hope when you visit you get to meet the new General Manager, Coty. This guy exudes Southern hospitality and charm... he'll make you feel right … Continue reading Fresh & Fun :: Miyo’s on Forest Drive

Sake :: Why You Should Try It!

Today I have a new alcoholic beverage on my radar - sake (pronounced sah-kay). All I knew about sake before yesterday was that it is a drink popular in Japan and made from rice. Today, thanks to Michelle Wang of the M Gourmet Group (Miyo's, M Kitchen, M Vista) and a bit of research, I … Continue reading Sake :: Why You Should Try It!