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Julep's Bistro

120 Sparkleberry Crossing Dr Suite 4, Columbia, SC 29229-8626
+1 803-419-7200
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible12%
15 Sep 2017
“Date night jump start”
31 Aug 2017
“Very Good”
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American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
120 Sparkleberry Crossing Dr Suite 4, Columbia, SC 29229-8626
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Date night is precious when you don't have a lot of time. We don't waste on a eatery that may be run of the mill. My wife had gotten this restaurant from on of the dinning discount site. We found out after ordering that they...More

Thank AJRButlerPhd
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was my first time eating here and I really enjoyed it! I had the omelet and it was almost bigger than the plate. I did not have any complaints.

Thank Barry K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The décor needs a lot of improvement. The paint was coming off the chairs. The bathroom didn't have any paper towels to dry your hands off(I used the toilet tissue). The Birthday Brunch included about 40 are more people. We did have many waitress and...More

Thank Rhonda C
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Horrible night, slow on drink orders had to remind waiter numerous times about drinks that we were waiting on. We all ordered pizzas, very easy order. Waiter forgot Gluten Free Pizza and took 20 minutes to tell us they had to remake a pizza because...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Chose this restaurant since it was recommended by hotel and the also since they took reservations for a party of nine. Should have suspected a reason why every other restaurant in the area was packed and only a couple tables were full here. The hostess...More

Thank kycoltsfan
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The official definition of a bistro is a small restaurant, so I suppose, technically, this place qualifies. However, when I imagine a bistro, I picture a charming European cafe with a small, carefully selected menu maybe with egg dishes and salads. This ain't that. My...More

1  Thank mbovary2014
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

The decor needs an upgrade, the waitress needed to be more familiar with the menu, the food was just good....nice place but needs improvements

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

What has happened to Julips a restaurant that was once always busy at the bar is now dead. There's no live music except for maybe Sunday mornings at brunch which Still Remains a really good opportunity to relax and enjoy great food but the rest...More

1  Thank hogguy1947
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Great place for drinks and conversation. The waiter was very acknowledeable about the menu and made some great recommendations.

2  Thank Carol R
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I have been to this business twice. Once for a surprise party for my best friend in September 2015 and most recently with my family. The food is wonderful, that's no doubt. The atmosphere is an eclectic mix of fine dining and a very nice...More

1  Thank MetroBride
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Sparkleberry Crossing Dr Suite 4, Columbia, SC 29229-8626
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-419-7200
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Uncle "M" and Aunt Kath opened Julep's Bistro in 2013 preserving and re-imagining old favorites while bringing a fresh new perspective to the bistro menu. Armed with an extensive background in the service industry across the country, Uncle has made Columbia home and loves introducing new people into the "Family." Chef Mark joined the Julep's family in 2013. He enlisted in the Army National Guard at eighteen and attended the Joint Culinary Center for Excellence. After completing six years of service, he brought his experience to Julep's. He enjoys translating experience into new recipes. Chef Devin joined the Julep's family in 2013. He attended culinary school in his home state of New Jersey and honed his skills in steakhouses and pubs throughout the Shore before relocating to SC. A Southerner at heart, Chef Devin's passion is designing seasonal dishes utilizing the best in local ingredients. Mixologist Nikki joined the Julep's family in 2013. She began mixing up cocktails in her home state of New Jersey and quickly found she has a natural talent for hospitality. This combination helped her create Julep's signature drink menu and help patrons select the perfect pairing for a stellar meal
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