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Vella's Restaurant & Tavern

829 Knox Abbott Dr Ste A, Cayce, SC 29033-3344
+1 803-796-4629
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (3 reviews)
“fries” (5 reviews)
“pork chop” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Delicatessen, Pub
$$ - $$$
829 Knox Abbott Dr Ste A, Cayce, SC 29033-3344
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Reviewed yesterday

I always have been on Crab Leg Night which is a popular night! Still we got a seat quickly and were served promptly. Waitress kept our plates filled with legs and made sure we had cold beer. There were a few people not eating crab...More

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to order from menu... prime rib sandwich was the bomb. Cooked perfectly. Tender and full of flavor. I'll be trying more regular menu items in the future

Thank mattgnsc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crab legs Monday great food all the time we love the crab legs. The wait staff is amazing and beer is cold

Thank Tadtimmons
Reviewed 15 February 2017

When in doubt, go to Vella's! Best reibeye steak sandwich in town. i love everything about Vella's. I remember when Vella's was an open air market in the 60s. Loved Pat Vella.

Thank _janetdclayton
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We dropped in and split one of their big rib-eye steaks adding a salad and baked potato. Everything was cooked as ordered and very taste. The staff was nice and the inside was very inviting. Lots of sports/neighborhood bar type of atmosphere. Big menu with...More

Thank davidpf
Reviewed 11 February 2017

If you are in Columbia, got to visit Vella's. Great food friendly atmosphere. Not a very big place but a local favorite. I have been eating here since high school. I am in my 60's. Variety of food. We like the field pork chops, wings,...More

Thank charlessW6988AJ
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Went here for lunch. There wasn't a lunch crowd, but by the time we went, it was around 2-3. The atmosphere is very mellow. They have interesting decor- even a bike hanging from the ceiling. Our server was outstanding. I ordered teriyaki chicken & fries....More

Thank seastar124
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Great evening with friends and family. Waitress was great. Wings were cooked "extra crispy" just like we asked.

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I can't get enough of their honey mustard wings! Also the chicken salad is amazing and the mac and cheese bites are a must :)

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Great value. The all you care to eat crag legs on Monday nights draws a crowd and they keep them coming fresh, you just have have to wait a while for a seat so get there early. When it's not crab leg night try the...More

Thank Mindy K
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there room for about 20+ women on a Wednesday afternoon?
5 June 2016|
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Response from jeoiwo | Reviewed this property |
There should be plenty of room, I would, however call to make a reservation so they can have a space ready.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Delicatessen, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 Knox Abbott Dr Ste A, Cayce, SC 29033-3344
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Cayce
  • Phone Number: +1 803-796-4629
  • E-mail
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