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Julia's German Stammtisch

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4341 Fort Jackson Blvd, Columbia, SC 29205-2145
+1 803-738-0630
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Wed - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Greenville, South Carolina
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2013 via mobile

Julia comes out personally to bring most everyone that visited her restaurant their food. I can't understand how people keep saying it isn't work the money. The meat covers over half of the plate. You get salad,rolls and a side( German potato salad,warm red cabbage or spaetzle.). One of these would be you choice. It is a very fast paced... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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205 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2013

Julia’s German Stammtisch is a family owned and operated business having earned a reputation for serving the best schnitzel you will get short of going to Germany! My wife and I ate at Julia's recently and it was one of the best meals we've had in Columbia for a very long time. Although it is tucked away in a small... More 

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Waterloo, Iowa
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2013

and over priced by about $10. I am from Iowa and really looked forward to some very widely touted German food. If you go to the Amana Colonies, you get authentic German Food. This was an almost burned pork tenderloin. The mushroom gravy was thin and tasteless. The one bright spot was the house salad. I could have made a... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013

My husband and I ate at Julia's recently and it was one of the best meals we've had in a long, long time. We had the cheesy jagerschnitzel and home fries, which comes with a wonderful salad before the meal and rolls. The food was absolutely fantastic and more than either of us could finish. The service was wonderful and... More 

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125 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2013

The food is not that great and it's way overpriced. I've never had real German food, but I would hope it tastes better. I ordered spaetzle with my entree and it was very tasteless. My friend ordered the potato salad and it has much more flavor. Great alternative to the 'usual' Columbia lunch restaurants, but I won't add it to... More 

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Anderson, South Carolina
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2013

Through Trip Advisor I was able to locate one of the rare German restaurants in South Carolina. Julia's was rated very highly among restaurants in Columbia, so I decided to try it. My cousin and I visited Julia's for lunch on Thursday, January 24. We walked in at 11:00 and had our pick of tables. By the time we left,... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2013

I lived in Germany for 3 years and loved the food. It's hard to find good German food, but Julia's hits the mark every time. Brings me back to the gasthaus' where I ate regularly in Bavaria. It's tiny and you may have to wait, but it's worth it and Julia herself will come around to see what you think... More 

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Columbia, SC
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216 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2012

Having lived in Germany for four years I was skeptical at first. Julia's is not large but the setting is very authentic and the food is what I remember for the little "hole in the wall" place I visited in Bavaria. Nothing fancy here but great food and large portions in a little slice of Germany. The only drawback is... More 

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South Carolina
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2012

A party of ten, we were placed at a round table and a square table, not conducive to good conversation. Drink order was taken after seating for 10 min. Lemon ordered with tea and water, Came back in five minutes to take order, no lemon. 45 minutes before food was served got lemon. German Potato Salad ??. Was runny looked... More 

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406 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2012 via mobile

After seeing on trip advise found it and at first thought twice about trying it because it is a hole in the wall. But the food was very good. Family run business and a I think the owner is also the cook. Serving are very large. Food cooked fresh while you are there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4341 Fort Jackson Blvd, Columbia, SC 29205-2145
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-738-0630

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?