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The British Bulldog Pub

) #84 of 796 Restaurants in Columbia $$ - $$$ , British,
1220 Bower Pkwy Ste E10, Columbia, SC 29212-3718
+1 803-227-8918
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cottage pie” (15 reviews)
“scotch egg” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
1220 Bower Pkwy Ste E10, Columbia, SC 29212-3718
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got a chicken Caesar wrap it was tasty. My fries were cold but they quickly got me new ones. Good for friends wanting bar food and to watch the game.

Thank MBR0808
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am admitting upfront that I am biased; however, the Pub is warm and inviting and enjoyed myself. I had the Cottage Pie which was tasty and full of meat and vegetables with a very light pastry top. Everyone enjoyed their selves, waitress was fast...More

Thank 37Jake
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Well, usually we have a wonderful meal here. Not today! We arrived. We were seated quickly, then waited and waited and waited (about 15 min). The manger came over and said out waiter was busy and took out during order. Then we waited and waited...More

Thank Michele739
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Met with some business associates here. I had the cottage pie. Serving size did not disappoint. Oh and it came with a side of steamed veggies. Worth every penny spent.

Thank treecadd
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Found BB on an app because I was in a nearby hotel. I go to England twice a year, and enjoy a good pub. This is a great pub, excellent food, good draft beers, a great bar. I enjoyed everything about BB. Good service., nice,...More

Thank SouthernTravel
Reviewed 24 April 2017

this is a well run reasonably priced eatery. Six of us ate there on more than one occasion and never had a bad meal. the fish & chips are good as is the steak & Guiness pie.soup of the day was always tasty

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 21 April 2017

My Bride and I were overnighting in Columbia on our way to Charleston. Looking for some good food. Longhorn was so busy there was no parking available and the throng at the door indicated a nice long wait. Headed across the highway and stumbled across...More

Thank jcandy455
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband and I had a good hamburger,here, on our way home. Sevrice was the quickest I can remember and pleasant waiter.

Thank anonymousS4789VD
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Stopped in for some food with a British flavour and was not disappointed. This was a great find, tucked away in an unexpected location. The Service was excellent. Wait staff was attentive, knowledgeable and friendly. Food was outstanding. I had my favorite, Cottage Pie. It...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Very poor service waitress never showed up did not have silverware french onion soup had no taste and daughter did not like chicken fingers will not go back

Thank richieroo1
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James H
Do they have a happy hour?
19 January 2015|
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Response from Cary M | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. We've been there before when they have provided us happy hour prices.
James H
Do they have a happy hour?
19 January 2015|
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Response from Carolyn M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, American
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1220 Bower Pkwy Ste E10, Columbia, SC 29212-3718
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-227-8918
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