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Address: Intersection of Greene St. and Harden St., Columbia, SC 29205
Phone Number: +1 803-748-7373
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Good for shopping

Great local businesses. Small eateries are great for lunch. Lots of shopping for gift items. Sidewalk cafe seating are great for gathering.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 April 2016
Carol R
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

so many choices and easy walking distance from my condo. Plenty of great people watching spots, outdoor seating, craft beers, cocktails, Happy Hour specials galore....Can't go wrong.

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kingston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped at 5 points to see the Hootie and the blowfish monument and guitar pic. Then toured the local stores. The shops were small with a personal touch.

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Thank urevitch
Maryville, Tennessee
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Great little area to shop and grab a cup of coffee or a beer. Close to coljege. Curb side parking is metered, there is a all day parking area for a reasonable price. Some cute little shops and restaurants

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Thank Anna E
Columbia, South Carolina
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76 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

In the early 1900's what is now Five Points was a misquio infested swamp. Somehow it was drained, although flooding occurs frequently during heavy downpours, It's proximity to USC make it a must for having fun, college aged or older.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Great local businesses. Small eateries are great for lunch. Lots of shopping for gift items. Sidewalk cafe seating are great for gathering.

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Thank Carol R
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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119 reviews
54 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

The area appeals to the undergraduate crowd, but can be enjoyed by all. The area is near campus and has some good restaurants and shops, but knows its main demographics is college students.

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Thank jeepplover2000
Columbia, United States
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18 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

You will find a mixture of people in 5 points and they have lots of cameras up now for safety due to a lot of fights that happen with the college kids. The area has tons of bars all walking distance and cheap drinks. As your walking you can get some food from a local vendor selling basically chicken on... More 

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Thank Christina D
Bogota, Colombia
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71 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Lots of people, action and great food!! Great place to grab a beer and fast food while socializing with friends.

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Thank BobCarman
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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141 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Great place for a family visit. Historic area with two nice fountains. Cute boutique shops. Many delicious restaurants like "Yesterday".

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Thank Grandna W
Pittsburg, Kansas
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

Definitely worth the visit. Get out and walk around. Explore several restaurants and shops. Lots of energy.

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Thank MrsPierce2U

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