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World of beer

$$ - $$$American, ,
902 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201-3190
+1 803-509-6020
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
902 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201-3190
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like beer the Name Says it All. "Wold of Beer" They have a very long list of beers to choose from and they are all served with a smile from an amazing staff.

Thank 294steffanb
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Stopped in with my gf to have a beer. Asked for Bud in a bottle. No got. So much for being the "world of beer." Bartender gave me attitude when I asked why they don't carry Bud in bottles. Said they were trying to differentiate...More

Thank Vincent R
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of the places you must visit when you in Columbia ! The Lady's know most all the Beers ! 👍I give this place two thumbs up ! Great Food awesome selection of Beers ! Most certainly we will be back on our...More

Thank Meinurlau
Reviewed 17 April 2017

If you can't find a beer here that you like, you may have a problem. They even have them arranged in counties. Cool variety and staff was fun also.

Thank Kim O
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We love the beer selection here, which is honestly amazing. But we ate here for Sunday brunch. We ordered beer, but we couldn't get a tea because the spout or handle was broken. Then the iPad to see the beers was broken. Then the lock...More

Thank Cisco255
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is your typical World of Beer with a great selection of beer. This location was pretty consistent to other locations.

Thank Darlene L
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We stopped in here for a light dinner an a drink before heading to a concert. Great outside seating. It seemed they were short staffed and we had to wait quite a while before we literally flagged down a waitress, but the drinks were delicious...More

Thank Penny A
Reviewed 23 October 2016

They have a great selection of really good beers, many of which have fun names like "Elysian Night Owl", "Southern Tier 16 Warlock", and "Adirondack Death Wish". Plenty of TVs and some good food too.

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Entree was tasty. That's the good part. Everything else was strange. Limited bar supplies, no iced tea (hello, you're in the Deep South), a one-hole men's room (in a beer joint?) .

Thank BryanColumbia_SC
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is a great, no frills, no nonsense bar. If you like nice bartenders, a great beer selection, good food choices and lots of action, than this is your place! Cheers!

Thank HippieChickee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 902 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201-3190
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-509-6020
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World of Beer offers over 500 beers from more than 40 different countries. Combining a friendly environment and a knowledgeable staff, World of Beer creates an atmosphere where patrons feel at home.
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