First Gamecock Game of the Season

For all of you die hard Gamecock fans, the time has arrived.  The long summer stretch where we all patiently wait for college football to start back up.  That time has arrived this Thursday where our Gamecocks face off with Vanderbilt University in Tennessee at 8 PM.  Don’t miss your chance to watch your Gamecocks play while you grab a good bite to eat. Look no further than Main Street Public House located on Taylor and Main Street.

Where to Eat in Columbia SC?

Sure, there are plenty of choices for you to grab a bite to eat for the big game. What makes us unique is an open warm floorplan within a casual setting where you can enjoy quality food and pizza.  We have just the right amount HD TV’s throughout the restaurant where you can enjoy the game but not get lost in a sea of too many screens.  Coupled with food and drink specials all evening, Main Street Public House will be the place to watch your Gamecocks take it to Vande.

Pizza Columbia SC

In addition to our menu offerings, we have quality New York Style pizza cooked in our custom brick oven all night long.  All Pizza’s are 10 inches in size for 10 dollars apiece.  Join us this Thursday night along with your fellow Gamecock faithful to enjoy some great food and drinks and watch our Gamecocks start the season strong.  Kickoff is at 8 PM.  We look forward to seeing you!

College Back in Session for Gamecocks

College is back in session for Gamecock students. It is that time a year again when college classes start back up and finding quick and easy food is a necessity. It can be hard to figure out where to eat Columbia SC, especially when you are a new college student.  Along with finding out where to eat in Columbia you want a spot where you have an option to get great casual food.

The Main Street Public House is a new casual restaurant in Columbia that is great for both new and returning college students in downtown Columbia. The menu items are made fresh on site and utilizing local purveyors whenever possible.

If you are looking for pizza in Columbia, the Main Street Public House has a pizza for everyone.  Each pizza is cooked in our custom brick pizza oven with fresh ingredients. Our Pizzas are 10-inch pizzas and only $10 each. While you could split one of our pizzas you will more often than none discover they are too good to share.

The atmosphere of the Main Street Public House is described as inviting, warm and rustic.  Along with great food, the night life at Main Street Public House is second to none with live Jazz, local DJ’s and regional music acts throughout the week.  Knowing where to eat in Columbia can be a challenge so we are here to make that process a bit easier by providing you another casual option with great pizza on Main Street.

Go Gamecocks!

Where to Eat in Columbia SC

Where to Eat in Columbia SC


Do you find it difficult to decide on where to eat in Columbia SC?

We know there are many great choices to choose from in the area and there will be another welcome addition opening up on Thursday, August 4th  on the corner of Taylor and Main Street.  The Main Street Public House is poised to make your tough decision on where to eat in Columbia a whole lot easier.

Diners get to choose from four unique and tasty menus at the Main Street Public House.  Everything is made in-house, fresh, seasonal and local whenever possible.   Open seven days a week with an emphasis on delivering refined casual cuisine to the local area.

In addition to the lunch and dinner, the Main Street Public House proudly serves up premium New York style Pizza in their custom brick oven all day long.  On Saturday and Sundays Brunch is served with the menu items changing each week but keeping some of the staples.  All of this is delivered with true Southern hospitality in downtown Columbia, South Carolina.

Some Lunch Menu Choices at the Main Street Public House

Soups, Salads, and Sandwiches

  • Public House Summer Corn Chowder
  • Southern Sriracha Honey Crispy Chicken
  • BLT Salad
  • Slider Trio
  • BLT Grilled Cheese
  • Brisket
  • Blackberry Apricot Salad
  • Public House French Dip

 Dinner Menu Favorites Include:

  • Half Smoked Chicken
  • Fish du Jour
  • Pasta du Jour
  • Seared Sea Scallops
  • Ahi Tuna
  • Prime Filet Migon
  • Double Cut Bone-In Stuffed Pork Chop

 Offering Some of the Best Pizza in Columbia SC

  • Classic New York style pepperoni
  • Margherita
  • Pizza Blanca
  • Mushroom
  • The Meats
  • Old World Alla Vodka

The atmosphere at Main Street Public House is best described as warm, inviting and rustic.   Our night life is second to none when later in the evenings the Main Street Public House livens up with live entertainment by regional bands and DJ’s.  Whether you looking for lunch, dinner, brunch or pizza the Main Street Public House has you covered!

Main Street Public House – Grand Opening on August 4th

Main Street Public House

Are you located in Downtown Columbia SC?

Do you know of the latest buzz in town for refined casual cuisine?

August 4th is the date you will need to remember.

Friday, August 5th is the grand opening of Main Street Public House, a casual restaurant in Columbia SC.  If you  have not heard of us you soon will!

Located on the corner of Taylor and Main Street our restaurant specializes in refined casual cuisine and quality New York style pizza. The restaurant is open seven days a week serving lunch, dinner and brunch on Saturday and Sunday.  Regardless of the day of week Main Street Public House offers some of the best casual cuisine in town.

Russell Eckley is the head chef and master mind behind the menu.  Chef Eckley creates each menu entirely in-house delivered with the freshest local and seasonal ingredients available.  Utilizing a combination of contemporary and traditional cooking techniques Chef Eckley puts his spin on classic favorites while adding a new flare to each and every dish that he prepares.   In between lunch and dinner service, Columbia residents can treat themselves to premium New York style pizza fresh from our brick oven served all day long.   When you are craving a good pizza, join us and you will not be disappointed.

When you are ready to relax with a cocktail or two, the Main Street Public House offers numerous unique wines by the glass and bottle.  A full list of specialty cocktails and a wide variety of quality beers on tap to choose from.   Our downtown restaurant has something  for everyone!

Save the Date

Mark your calendar and join us this upcoming Thursday, August 4th for the official grand opening of Main Street Public House! Come experience delectable food in a warm, rustic atmosphere with true Southern hospitality.