O’Hara’s Public House Serves Undeniably Delicious Food!

O'Hara's Public House is one more example of why you don't have to head downtown to get absolutely incredible food. This shining star on Main Street in Lexington opened less than two years ago, and has become a dining destination whether you live in Lexington, Chapin, Irmo or (yes, let's say it) downtown Columbia! I … Continue reading O’Hara’s Public House Serves Undeniably Delicious Food!

Holiday Gift-Giving: South Carolina Foodie Items

Looking for a unique gift for that someone who savors good, locally produced food and drink? Here are our suggestions for goodies you can buy online and have them delivered to giver or giftee! Palmetto Farms :: Real.Good.Grits. Founded in 1934 in Horry County, these boys are all about producing the finest grits on Planet … Continue reading Holiday Gift-Giving: South Carolina Foodie Items

O’Hara’s Public House Live Music & Events December 2019

Enjoy an unbelievably good dinner at O'Hara's~ and enjoy some top notch live music as you dine! Take a look at the menu here. Tuesday, December 10 - Andi, Davey and Trevor bring the “Sesh” For the final time this decade, enjoy the sounds of the Emerald Isle as Andi, Davey and Trevor bring their … Continue reading O’Hara’s Public House Live Music & Events December 2019

December 2019 Food and Drink Events

GreenWise Market Opening | December 4, 2019 The fourth of many planned locations, Publix Supermarkets expands into the "healthy lifestyles" arena in Lexington SC with its new GreenWise Markets, focusing on convenience and healthy lifestyles. They'll be serving up an array of natural, organic and specialty foods, including fresh prepared items. The new store in … Continue reading December 2019 Food and Drink Events

O’Hara’s Public House’s November Music & Food

Saturday November 2 7PM Carroll Brown - St. Paddy's Day fun all year long... and since it's a bit chilly this weekend, grab some awesome hearty grub like O'Hara's Queen City 5-Way Chili: thick spaghetti, chili, a mound of shredded cheese, diced raw onions and kidney beans. Take it from a native Buckeye, this is … Continue reading O’Hara’s Public House’s November Music & Food

November 2019 Food & Drink Events in Columbia | Lexington | Aiken

Heaven Hill Bourbon Dinner Wednesday November 4, 2019 7:30pm -11pm Five course dinner at Main Street Public House in downtown Columbia. Each course paired with a bourbon from the Heaven Hill Distillery (Heaven Hill, Rittenhouse, Elijah Craig, Larceny, Henry McKenna). Tickets on Eventbrite. Bubbie’s Jewish Food Festival Sunday, November 10, 2019 11 a.m. – 3 … Continue reading November 2019 Food & Drink Events in Columbia | Lexington | Aiken

Dog-Friendly Dining (and Drinking) :: Columbia and Lexington SC

Let's face it. Your pooch doesn't want to sit home while you're out frolicking with your friends, now does s/he? Here is a list of dog-friendly places you can take Fido with you, when dining out or enjoying a pint: Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company :: In the taproom and under the pergola, dogs are welcome! … Continue reading Dog-Friendly Dining (and Drinking) :: Columbia and Lexington SC

Robots Serving Frozen Yogurt Treats :: Coming Soon

Would you care to be served by a Decepticon or Autobot? Are you endeared to Clunk, Yod or Boilerplate? Then Reis & Irvy's might be something you'll like. No human interaction... just you and the robots (Reis and Irvy). And yogurt. Coming soon to the Columbia market, these robot-run yogurt stations will be placed in … Continue reading Robots Serving Frozen Yogurt Treats :: Coming Soon

Sunday Brunch :: Best Spots

Sunday is a great day, isn't it? It's not just the traditional Christian Sabbath where we are told by God to "relax, put your feet up... it's been a long week. I need you to focus on what's important in life..." (paraphrasing, of course). It's the day we spend with family and friends, enjoying the … Continue reading Sunday Brunch :: Best Spots

O’Hara’s Public House for Lunch

Restaurants across the Midlands offer lunch specials to help build that part of their business, a slower time of day for most. O'Hara's Public House in Lexington pulls out all the stops! Each day their chef comes up with a tasty, beautiful lunch special... to find out what they are offering each day, turn to … Continue reading O’Hara’s Public House for Lunch

Lexington’s Old Mill Brewpub

Don't you love a restaurant with history and atmosphere - exposed brick, wooden floors, tall windows, stained glass... stuff that transports you from your daily fight with traffic and Walmart and work? Where the place itself relaxes you, not just the alcoholic beverages being served (although they do help). Old Mill Brewpub is located inside … Continue reading Lexington’s Old Mill Brewpub

Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q Daily Specials

Smoked for hours. Served in minutes. That's what Willie Jewell's promises and delivers. Have you tried this amazing little barbecue joint in Lexington off Sunset Boulevard (378) near I-20. It's definitely worth a drive and you'll love the deep smoked flavor these folks deliver no matter the meat.  And here are some daily specials you'll … Continue reading Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q Daily Specials

O’Hara’s Public House is Best New Restaurant of 2018!

Readers of The State Newspaper have awarded the Best New Restaurant accolade to downtown Lexington's Irish pub, O'Hara's Public House. Haven't tried this place yet? Let me give you 5 reasons you should plan on it, even if you have to drive across town... it's WELL worth it. Reason #1 :: The Place. You feel … Continue reading O’Hara’s Public House is Best New Restaurant of 2018!

Palmetto Wine Sellers

Palmetto Wine Sellers 2218 Devine Street | 803.714.3320 It’s no secret that the Midlands is exploding with new options for purchasing and consuming wine. With wine bars and flights and tours and festivals, painting parties and ubiquitous Wine Down Wednesdays, enthusiasm for the beverage has skyrocketed, and it’s become a popular part of our community’s … Continue reading Palmetto Wine Sellers

O’Hara’s Public House

131 E. Main Street, Lexington | 803.785.4025 | oharas-public-house.com What differentiates a traditional Irish pub from your average bar or brewpub? A true Irish pub is more than a watering hole; it’s a gathering place for hearty food, sports, and music in a warm, convivial atmosphere. At O'Hara's Public House, they say “Your Clan Awaits”. … Continue reading O’Hara’s Public House