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Columbia Restaurant

98 Saint George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
+1 904-824-3341
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (1,193 reviews)
“paella” (264 reviews)
“tapas” (313 reviews)
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CUISINES
Spanish, Cuban, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
98 Saint George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
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Reviewed yesterday

The Columbia restaurant is one of my family's favorite restaurant in Florida. I had made reservations for my family's reunion of 29 people. The Columbia restaurant was able to accommodate the large party without any problem. The Columbia restaurant also open the entire menu to...More

Thank Mike A
Reviewed yesterday

We there for lunch today, had white sangria, 1905 salad, 6 different tapas the best being the Coca De Langosta flatbread and for desert a mango mousse cake. The food was excellent as was the service ( Amanda)

Thank Timothy P
Reviewed yesterday

Long line on the weekend and once we were seated, the waitress was very rude to us through our entire meal. She was young and clearly not happy with her position at the restaurant. The food was cold and not tasting very authentic. Prices were...More

Thank Jen J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Historic Spanish restaurant in the heart of old St. Augustine. My husband enjoyed a cup of Spanish Black Bean Soup and I had the side 1905 Salad. Both were excellent and we loved their fresh baked bread. My husband chose Scallops Cadimiro appetizer and I...More

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

While I never had anything bad on the menu the real reason I keep going back is for their delicious Sangria and famous 1905 salad. While it may not sound extravagant it sure is delicious!!

Thank guyl940
Reviewed 2 days ago

Columbia is known for it's wonderful food and romantic decor and this vist met both. We were not that hungry so it was a light dinner of crab cakes and a mixed grill dish. Both were excellent and the service was as perfect as the...More

Thank Calef71
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We heard about this restaurant. We couldn't get in for lunch so made reservations for dinner. We were so pleased with this choice. The food and service were great and such a nice quaint atmosphere!

Thank JGM720
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent Staff. Very good food with generous portions. Prices are just above medium range. Festive atmosphere. Prompt and courteous service. Outstanding gift shop.

Thank MT S
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I had our Anniversary and her birthday dinner here. The food and service was excellent! We had a pitcher of Sangria, my wife had the famous "1905" salad with Turkey for her entrée, and I had the Grouper Jimmy. Both were excellent....More

Thank Merritt47
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food at the Columbia restaurant is wonderful they have the best Cuban sandwiches the Spanish bean soup Service is great enjoy visiting the Columbian restaurant anytime that I go to San Augustine I would rate this place at 10

Thank Wandafayemerritt
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schmidtktally
view tapas menu
20 June 2017|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
You can view all of our menus on our Columbia website. Trip Advisor guidelines don't allow me to post our website address, or a URL for you to use. - Sorry, questions may not include HTML or website links. Please edit your... More
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dawnshymkowich
Are the entrees large enough to share?
17 May 2017|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
Yes, they are. And we do not charge a fee to split entrees.
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Beth D
is there a children's menu
19 April 2017|
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Response from guestservices1905 | Property representative |
Yes, Columbia has a children's menu, here you go: CHILDREN'S MENU - For children under 10* ________________________________________ Cuban Sandwich $5.95 Macaroni & Cheese $5.95 Chicken Fingers $5.95 Steak... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Saint George St, St. Augustine, FL 32084
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-824-3341
  • E-mail
Description
Family-owned and operated for over 111 years, Columbia has earned acclaim for its old-world charm and award-winning Spanish/Cuban cuisine and wine list. Join us for century-old family recipes like Paella "a la Valenciana," Filet Mignon and fresh seafood specialties. Don't miss Columbia's Original "1905" Salad(R), prepared tableside with our delicious, freshly-made dressing, a 110-year-old family recipe of fresh garlic, oregano, wine vinegar and Spanish extra virgin olive oil. Be sure to sample a fine Spanish wine like Montecillo or Campillo. Relax in our courtyard or Mediterranean-style dining rooms, filled with hundreds of hand-painted tiles and Spanish-style fountains. We are a sister to the Columbia in Tampa's Ybor City, founded in 1905. Children's menu available. Casual attire is fine, but we don't allow sleeveless shirts on men. Open 365-days a year, including all holidays. Please visit our website for the most current menu listings.
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