Holiday Party Planning

Are you planning a holiday gathering in the Greater Columbia area? Here are some helpful resources to make that job a breeze…

929 Kitchen & Bar

929 Gervais St. | 803.764.3825 

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Your guests will enjoy delicious, authentic Korean dishes at 929 Kitchen, and its beautiful modern decor will provide the perfect backdrop to your party or event! There are a different seating options available for parties. 929 can accommodate up to 24 guests.

Crêpes et Croissants

1465 Sumter St. | 803.462.4779

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A crepe is a type of very thin, cooked pancake of French origin that features many fillings, such as Nutella, strawberries, ice cream, or honey, or savory crepes filled with eggs, meats and sauces!

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Laurent, owner of Crepes and Croissants, is a Master Crepe Maker and wants to cater your next event and amaze your guests  with unlimited crepes for everybody! Partygoers will love the delicious crepes, and you will enjoy the party as Laurent does the cooking for you! He brings his crepe maker with him. Call 803-462-4779 or email him at

East Bay Deli Catering

1426 Main Street, 803.814.2277 | 108 Sunset Ct., West Columbia, 803.791.1150


Allow East Bay Deli to cater your holiday party! They can accommodate any group big or small! They have a wide variety of party trays that are sure to make your guests’ taste buds sing in DELIght! Visit the East Bay Deli website for a store near you! Moms and Dads: Santa will be making a special appearance at the West Columbia Location on Wednesday, December 12th from 6-8 pm for Kid’s Night! Don’t miss out!


Liberty Taproom & Grill in the Vista

828 Gervais St | 803.461.4677 

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Plan your ultimate party or banquet at Liberty! Their private rooms can accommodate your guests, and they will help you customize the perfect menu for your crowd! The private banquet facility seats up to 75 guests and has standing room for 120 guests. A full-service bar is available, as is a large screen projector.

Liberty on the Lake

1602 Marina Rd, Suite D | 803.667.9715 

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Located just 30 minutes from downtown Columbia on the sunny shores of Lake Murray in Irmo, Liberty on the Lake offers great views of the lake and two private event spaces for your needs! The Private Dining Room seats up to 60 guests, and the Upstairs Venue seats up to 150 Guests. Wi-Fi is available in both.

Little Pigs Barbecue

4927 Alpine Road | 803.788.8238 

DSC_0743You haven’t tasted real Carolina barbecue until you have experienced Little Pigs Barbecue. They offer a full-service, dine-in buffet, take-out, catering, and can even host your next function! If you want a perfectly smoked Thanksgiving Turkey or Holiday Ham, this is the place for you!

The Banquet Facility at Little Pigs is the ideal venue for receptions, birthday or holiday parties, meetings, reunions, luncheons, and other special events. It can accommodate 30 or more guests and is conveniently located next to Little Pigs Restaurant.

For catering inquiries, call the 24-hour hotline at 803-318-6682.

Quaker Steak & Lube

2154 South Beltline Blvd. | 803.908.4905 
Quaker Steak & Lube has the best Party Fuel for your crowd! They make it easy to plan with their award-winning wings and other favorites. Choose from Wings, Chicken Tenders, Ribs, Salads, Boxed Lunches and Sides. Guests can also host events at Quaker Steak & Lube or with Beltline Lanes and Games!



Palmetto Wine Sellers

2218 Devine Street | 803.714.3320 
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Planning a special event for the holidays? Need advice on selecting wines that will fit your specific tastes, pair well with the foods you’re offering, and meet your budget? Or, do you need suggestions on the perfect gift for your wine-loving friends and family? Give Rocky, “The Wine Guy” at Palmetto Wine Sellers, a call! Rocky will help you find quality wines that you’ll be proud to serve or give this season. Palmetto Wine Sellers offers a service to wine enthusiasts from the novice to the expert, by curating wines from all over the world and at all price points that are not readily available in Columbia. They also offers gift cards for the wine aficionado in your life. Learn more here. 

Phillips Market Center

117 Ballard Ct | 803.737.0638 
Philips Market Center

Consider the Phillips Market Center at the SC State Farmers Market for your next special occasion! Guests will enjoy the impressive multi-purpose hall and large, covered back patio with adjoining lawn space. The hall can hold up to 250 guests with 31 banquet tables, and patio seats 72.

The River Center at Saluda Shoals Park

5605 Bush River Rd | 803.731.5208 
The River Center at Saluda Shoals

The River Center at Saluda Shoals Park has everything you need to host your holiday parties, receptions, and more! The conference center’s over 5,000 square feet of flexible space can accommodate any size group, up to 350 guests. The unique venue offers stone fireplaces, a soaring glass atrium, and access to patios that overlook the picturesque park.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

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924-A Senate Street | 803.212.6666 
Ruth’s Chris offers the perfect venue for your holiday celebration! Whether you’re looking to host an intimate dinner with friends and family or a large corporate reception for up to 300 guests, Ruth’s Chris Steak House is here to make this a December to remember. Five private rooms to choose from, extensive menu selections and full bar service available. Contact 803-212-6666, or visit, for more information. 

Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company

921 Brookwood Drive | 803.939.2589 

Having a holiday party? Let the folks at Swamp Cabbage help you host your event at their spacious taproom and brewery! Your guests will love this unconventional, fun space located near Williams-Brice Stadium, where they’ll have access to an outdoor patio complete with seating, covered pergola and ample free parking!

Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q in Lexington

105 Saluda Pointe Ct, Suite B, Lexington | 803.490.2862

Thanksgiving TurkeyLet Willie Jewell’s Old School Bar-B-Q provide the smoked turkey or ham for your party this year!  Each serves 18-22 people, and Willie Jewell’s will also provide all the necessary sides so all you need to do is provide the plate to enjoy your holiday feast! Their BBQ is smoked the old-fashioned way, the low and slow method. Willie Jewell’s dedication to quality and authenticity is exemplified by a promise of southern hospitality, decades old recipes and the fact that everything is smoked on site and cut to order. Smoked for hours, and served in minutes, Willie Jewell’s promises the best Bar-B-Q experience you have ever had so come on in and let us show you what we’re all about. Call them today to discuss your holiday party! Review their catering menu here.