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The British Bulldog Pub

) #87 of 797 Restaurants in Columbia $$ - $$$ , British,
1220 Bower Pkwy Ste E10, Columbia, SC 29212-3718
+1 803-227-8918
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cottage pie” (15 reviews)
“scotch egg” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
1220 Bower Pkwy Ste E10, Columbia, SC 29212-3718
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy stopping here to grab a good beer and eat some great food. They have about 50 selections of craft beers from around the world and their prices are great. The cheesecake is out of this world!!!

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming in here since the opening. Live music four days a week. Fish and chips is great, burgers are fantastic and the staff does their best to make sure everyone has a good time

Thank RSharpley
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Got a chicken Caesar wrap it was tasty. My fries were cold but they quickly got me new ones. Good for friends wanting bar food and to watch the game.

Thank MBR0808
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I am admitting upfront that I am biased; however, the Pub is warm and inviting and enjoyed myself. I had the Cottage Pie which was tasty and full of meat and vegetables with a very light pastry top. Everyone enjoyed their selves, waitress was fast...More

Thank 37Jake
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Well, usually we have a wonderful meal here. Not today! We arrived. We were seated quickly, then waited and waited and waited (about 15 min). The manger came over and said out waiter was busy and took out during order. Then we waited and waited...More

Thank Michele739
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Met with some business associates here. I had the cottage pie. Serving size did not disappoint. Oh and it came with a side of steamed veggies. Worth every penny spent.

Thank treecadd
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Found BB on an app because I was in a nearby hotel. I go to England twice a year, and enjoy a good pub. This is a great pub, excellent food, good draft beers, a great bar. I enjoyed everything about BB. Good service., nice,...More

Thank SouthernTravel
Reviewed 25 April 2017

this is a well run reasonably priced eatery. Six of us ate there on more than one occasion and never had a bad meal. the fish & chips are good as is the steak & Guiness pie.soup of the day was always tasty

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My Bride and I were overnighting in Columbia on our way to Charleston. Looking for some good food. Longhorn was so busy there was no parking available and the throng at the door indicated a nice long wait. Headed across the highway and stumbled across...More

Thank jcandy455
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband and I had a good hamburger,here, on our way home. Sevrice was the quickest I can remember and pleasant waiter.

Thank anonymousS4789VD
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James H
20 January 2015|
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Response from Cary M | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. We've been there before when they have provided us happy hour prices.
James H
20 January 2015|
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Response from Carolyn M | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, American
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1220 Bower Pkwy Ste E10, Columbia, SC 29212-3718
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-227-8918
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