Restaurants with heated outdoor seating in Columba, SC


Winter finally decided to show up this week in Cola, but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy some fresh-air dining. Quite a few Midlands restaurants are prepared, offering heated outdoor dining spaces to keep you comfortable + safe while enjoying your meal.

We’ve rounded up a list of 10 local restaurants with alfresco patios that will keep you warm and dry whatever the weather.

Devine Street

  • Za’s on Devine | 2930 Devine St. | Let the roll-up enclosure keep your body warm, while the pizza gets crispy in the wood-fired oven.
  • Cantina 76 | 2901 Devine St. | The covered porch offers an outdoor fireplace, ready to keep you toasty while you await your tacos.

Five Points

  • Publico | 2013 Greene St. | Stay warm out back by reserving an igloo available through Feb. 22.
  • Home Team BBQ | 700 Harden St. | The roll-up patio enclosure keeps it warm on cold days, all while you can smell the smoked meats.

Main Street

  • Market on Main | 1320 Main St. | Reserve your heated igloo on RESY for a night out with friends.
  • Hendrix | 1649 Main St. | The rooftop bar overlooking Main Street serves smaller plates until 9 p.m.

West Columbia

  • Black Rooster | 201 Meeting St. | Picture this, a view of the Cola skyline at sunset while you take a bite into the Nashville Hot Chicken sandwich. Double warmth.
  • WECO Bottle + Biergarten | 626 Meeting St. | Not exactly a restaurant, but a rotating cast of food truck’s offer a variety of food beside the covered + heated patio.

The Vista

  • Motor Supply Co. | 920 Gervais St. | The renovated patio with garage door-style windows give the patio an open, outdoor feel.
  • Grill Marks | 711 Gervais St. | Relax with the sites + sounds of the Vista in front of you — P.S. It’s never too cold for a milkshake.

Forest Acres

  • Tazza Kitchen, 4840 Forest Dr | With outdoor heating + fire pit, this is a great option to stay warm while you wine down.


  • War Mouth, 1209 Franklin St. | Dine out back at the picnic tables with a fire pit nearby to keep you warm.

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