About Hampton Street Vineyard
Columbia, SC 29201
For fine dining in Columbia, SC, be sure to visit Hampton Street Vineyard. Our philosophy of food and wine is simple and straightforward. We use local products when possible, classic techniques at all times and make ourselves available to the influences of far-flung cuisines.
Our menu changes quarterly in order to utilize each seasons unique offerings, keep the kitchen engaged and creative and of course to ensure your interest, entertainment and curiosity in this fine dining experience.
Your server is well trained and passionate about food and wine. Please don’t hesitate to inquire about the preparation of our dishes or the nuances of our extensive wine list. Relax and enjoy. Thank you.
Contemporary American, Fusion / Eclectic
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Saturday: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Parking Garage across the street next to the Marriott Hotel, or the corner of Sumter and Taylor
Private Party Facilities:
Hampton Street Vineyard is available for private parties up to seventy people depending on your requirements. Through the years we have hosted many Wedding rehearsal dinners, corporate functions, sales meetings, and the National Trial Lawyers Association monthly dinners. We"ll rent you the whole place. Just let us know and we'll close our doors to the rest of the world for your special function.
We also have the "Wine Room" available for smaller groups, this room will accommodate up to ten people and is available at no extra charge. It's a great place for you and your friends to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries or conduct small business and sales meetings. Please make reservations for this room as soon as possible because of the high demand.
Private Party Contact:
Leigh Talmadge: (803) 252-0850
Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, Wine
Hampton Street Vineyard Ratings and Reviews
We really enjoyed our evening at The Ham ...
We really enjoyed our evening at The Hampton Street Vineyard. The wait staff and kitchen were particularly attentive to my wife's dietary restrictions and worked hard to be sure we had what we needed. The Lamb Shank was absolutely amazing... by far the best I've ever had. As the evening drew to a close, the owners invited us to hang out with them and some of their friends at a community table toward the front of the restaurant and we got to know them, learn about their passion for the business and get a private tour of their wine room. Great night, great people, awesome food. Highly, highly recommend.
We celebrated our 22nd wedding anniversa ...
We celebrated our 22nd wedding anniversary and it was a nice experience. Very quiet like we wanted. Our server Steve was very nice and knowledgeable about the food and drink choices. The food portion was adequate and the food itself was tasty.
The food was creative, but not especiall ...
The food was creative, but not especially tasty. Venison Osso Buco was dry and tough; caramel bacon apple cheddar pie tasted like apple pie -- good, but no bacon. Not as good as I thought it would be. Maybe my expectations were too high.
So convenient to the art museum and Town ...
So convenient to the art museum and Township Auditorium. Zack always makes us feel at home. His timing is impeccable. We never feel rushed and he makes sure we are on time for an event or concert. Tuna and Salmon are our favorites.
This was my fourth or fifth visit to the ...
This was my fourth or fifth visit to the Hampton Street Vineyard. Their base menu has superb diversity that is always enhanced by their specials. This visit was no exception. The wahoo special was very delicious.
The HSV wine list and cellar is one of the best in COLA and has selections at all price points.
Plan on continuing to visit and enjoy the HSV in the future.
As always the food was spectacular the o ...
As always the food was spectacular the oysters were perfectly cooked the special beet salad was fresh and seasonal my husband had the short ribs his absolute favorite and I had the salmon again perfectly cooked The only reason we did not have dessert is because we were full most pleasantly full I would highly recommend this restaurant
Hampton Vineyards is always a dependable ...
Hampton Vineyards is always a dependable choice for a good meal. Saturday night was no exception. The duck was well prepared and the addition of figs and corn made it a special treat. Wish the wine by the glass choices were a bit more robust but HV remains a favorite.
We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at the ...
We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at the Hampton Street Vineyard recently. We requested a quiet table for 3, and they put us in the wine cellar, a small quiet room lined with wine bottles. The fried oysters were delicious, and we all enjoyed our entrees. I had a special, swordfish fillet with pesto topping and pomegranate garnish, and the other two diners had the short ribs and crispy skin duck, respectively. All were as described and a treat to eat. I recommend this restaurant enthusiastically.
Food, service, and wine list make Hampto ...
Food, service, and wine list make Hampton Street Vineyard an always reliable choice for a great experience. My only caution is that noise level is very loud making conversation for groups larger than four very difficult.
Poor experience. Understaffed, uninspir ...
Poor experience. Understaffed, uninspired menu, cold/old food served, live plant hanging on the wall attracted fruit flies that were buzzing around our head for majority of meal. We never complain but they were missing on all fronts so we shared our experience. Manager/owner did not charge us for the meal but seemed more annoyed that apologetic. Will not go back.
Slow service. Meal not cooked properly ( ...
Slow service. Meal not cooked properly (steak over done, potatoes not cooked through, and veggies soggy). Few vegetarian options and chef unwilling to accommodate (even after we called ahead and was assured that dishes could be made vegetarian). I will not return.
We were in Columbia for the Fightin' Tex ...
We were in Columbia for the Fightin' Texas Aggie and South Carolina fb game and found this gem due to its location right next to the Marriott where we stayed. My wife and I ate there Thursday night and were so impressed took our out of town friends and daughter back Friday. The owner talked to us both nights, our server Zach was awesome, and even the lady at the front desk took a personal interest in us. Food was great and the wine list was spectacular and reasonable for the quality level. I could eat here every night. Felt like home. Heartily recommend.
Noise level - the main dining room was s ...
Noise level - the main dining room was so loud that it was virtually impossible to carry on a conversation with tablemates. The restaurant has a lengthy wine list and is proud of its "Award of Excellence" from Wine Spectator. We selected a bottle of a vineyard-designate pinot noir and were presented a wine from a different vineyard, but the waiter didn't notice or recognize the difference. This was the only wine from that winery the restaurant had in stock. That's not consistent with Wine Spectator's award. Food has declined over the years from creative to "Hmm, that's different, let's try it and see what happens." Also, my entrée was cold. When the bill came, we had been overcharged for an after-dinner cognac. The waiter said, "Just take it out of my tip, it was my mistake." Overall, the experience was Fair, but there are better places in town to spend $100 per person on dinner.
I surprised my boyfriend for his birthda ...
I surprised my boyfriend for his birthday and made a reservation at Hampton St Vineyard and everything was excellent. Our waitress made wonderful menu recommendations, she didn't hover over us during our meal and she surprised my boyfriend with a candle in his dessert. Overall we had a wonderful dining experience and will be back.
Hampton Street Vineyard is always great. ...
Hampton Street Vineyard is always great. They have an eclectic menu with a broad range of choices. I had an elk chop with a cherry reduction which was great. They also have an extensive wine list. At dinner it is quite enough to have an actual conversation. I was there for a business dinner but it is a good spot for a special date or anniversary.
I was really excited to try this restaur ...
I was really excited to try this restaurant for my bday dinner. Although our service and wine were great the food was extremely small portions and very expensive. It also was not as good as I expected from such a nice restaurant. Unfortunately, we will not be returning.
Outstanding food and service, excellent ...
Outstanding food and service, excellent wine selections. This was our first visit and will definitely come back. We had appetizers of salmon w/ beets and ahi tuna, both very fresh and outstanding. Enjoyed entrees of grouper and duck, both very delicious. Presentations of all dishes were really super.
We found this originally by accident las ...
We found this originally by accident last year and it now our consistent place for special occasions. Always great food, excellent service and a creative menu.
In our opinion, one of the best dining finds in Columbia.
We had an opportunity to have dinner wit ...
We had an opportunity to have dinner without the kids and chose to revisit the HSV. We arrived for our 6:30p reservation and the place was nearly empty. Our waitress was attentive and helpful when asked questions. Service was quick and the dishes were unique, eye-appealing and very tasty. The wine menu is complete, if not overwhelming. The restaurant started to get busy by the time we were done. Noise levels were rising and exhaust from the kitchen was infiltrating the dining area. Overall a great experience, but I'm glad we had an early reservation.
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