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Five Points

Intersection of Greene St. and Harden St., Columbia, SC 29205
+1 803-748-7373
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Run down and dumpy - Matches the City of Columbia

while visiting the area around USC we came across five points. There are mostly second rate... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Rocket V
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Knoxville, Tennessee
Lots of hype

There seems to be a lot of hype to visit this party of the city, but I found the west side past the... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
akjelliebean
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
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“fun area” (3 reviews)
“cheap drinks” (2 reviews)
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Intersection of Greene St. and Harden St., Columbia, SC 29205
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+1 803-748-7373
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

while visiting the area around USC we came across five points. There are mostly second rate eatery's and watering holes. This matches most of Columbia; old rundown, dirty and dumpy - oh yes did I mention the numerous homeless that roam the city streets and...More

2  Thank Rocket V
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

There seems to be a lot of hype to visit this party of the city, but I found the west side past the capital building much nicer, and way less run down. Additionally, the west side of the capital was way nicer, with lovely places...More

1  Thank akjelliebean
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

If you look past the college dives (University of South Carolina is next to it) and bars pushing Bud Light and shots of cheap liquor, there are some quaint shops and restaurants to explore. Delaney's Irish Pub might be one to skip. Arriving at 9:55...More

1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 28 February 2017

While parking can be tough at busiest tumes, Five Points has a fun, funky vibe worth taking in. There are lots of places to grab coffee or a meal from chains like Starbucks or Salsaritas to non chains like Rise or Blue Cactus Cafe. Lots...More

Thank offtheclock
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My wife and I love walking around this section of town. Has great restaurants and the shopping is off the charts.

Thank Philippines - D... C
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Lots of nice, upscale shops open during the day. The college crowd is pretty obnoxious at night. Skaters are everywhere.

Thank DrBond
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A fun filled area where there is always something going on. Adults enjoy the many taverns and eateries during the day. The college crowd takes over at night and it can get crazy late in the night. So it has something for everyone lol

Thank GlowNeumann
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Restaurant and bar area catering to the adult lunch crowd during the day and college/suburban teenage crowd after dark. Mix of restaurants from semi-fine dining to hot dogs. Will satisfy most beer drinkers looking for microbrews.

Thank MRRomanSC
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Hootie & Blowfish hung out here for about 5 years. The nicest point was the fountain and the cute square.

Thank Michael_94502
Reviewed 27 December 2016

My son wanted to go here to catch Pokemon and battle at the gyms especially around the fountain. Ended up spending a few hours there just hanging out. Ate at Groucho's and visited a few of the local shops. Good time, nice party scene, cheap...More

Thank JChris1813
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LinR9
I have read that some of the restaurants were closed for renovations, will this still be the case for Oct 25-31?
27 January 2015|
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Response from JeffSoward | Reviewed this property |
there are more bars than restaurants in 5 points. You won't starve if you visit!
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Diane L
is there a thrift shop or goodwill store or slavation army near by
18 January 2015|
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Response from Maryann R | Reviewed this property |
Simple answer is no.
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