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Hunter-Gatherer Alehouse

Hunter-Gatherer Alehouse

About Hunter-Gatherer Alehouse at 900 Main Street

Hunter-Gatherer Alehouse is a unique place where locals enjoy eating and drinking at their own pace, in the midst of downtown Columbia. This highly regarded brewery features our own handcrafted ales, as well as locally sourced entrees and pub fare.

We serve delicious food, craft beer, & handcrafted cocktails

What's On Tap

Check out our list of Hunter-Gatherer brews on draft downtown.
Oktoberfest (seasonal) – 4.5% ABV
Hazy IPA – 6.25% ABV
ESB – 5.25% ABV
Trans AM IPA – 7.25% ABV
Sour Ale – 4% ABV
Kubaba – 5% ABV



Black Bean Dip
Avocado-cilantro sour cream, salsa, cheddar, & green onions. Served with tortilla chips.
Hummus Plate
Homemade chickpea hummus, olives, & vegetables. Served with toasted bread.
ESB Beer Cheese Spread
Smoked gouda, cheddar, peppadews, & ESB beer. Served with toasted bread.
Sausage Balls
Sausage and cheddar cheese "biscuits." Served with beer mustard.
Cheese Plate
Chef's choice of three kinds of cheese with pairing accouterments.


Greek Salad
Onions, feta, olives, & tomatoes with a Greek vinaigrette. Small $5
Goat Cheese Salad
Roasted beets, goat cheese, & ciabatta with a lemon vinaigrette.
Blue Cheese Salad
Bacon, tomatoes, & gorgonzola with buttermilk dressing.
Garden Salad
Cucumbers, radish, carrots, & tomatoes with buttermilk or vinaigrette dressing. (small $4)


NY Strip
Certified Angus Beef with maître d' butter & balsamic glaze, mashed potatoes, & seasonal vegetables.
Pan Seared Duck Breast
Maple Farms duck with orange & balsamic glaze, mashed potatoes & seasonal vegetables.
Lamb Chops
Grilled domestic lamb, Moroccan lamb stew, & herbed yogurt.
Mac & Cheese
Cheddar & mozzarella with Goldfish cracker crust & small Greek salad. Add chicken $4, bacon $1.
Shrimp, Bacon, & Grits
Domestic wild-caught shrimp, bacon, & Congaree Mills grits.
Vegetarian or Vegan Plate
Chef's choice of seasonal vegetables, fruits, & pickles.


H-G Burger
Certified Angus Beef with pickles, lettuce, tomato, onion, mustard, & mayo. Choice of cheddar, feta, gorgonzola, goat cheese, gouda, or ESB beer cheese. Served with hashbrowns.
Choice of lamb, chicken, or mushrooms with lettuce, tomato, onion, feta, & tzatziki. Served with a small Greek salad.
Black Bean Burger
Lettuce, tomato, onions, avocado-cilantro sour cream, & cheddar.

About Us

Hunter-Gatherer Brewery & Alehouse is located downtown in the heart of Columbia. EST. 1995

Find Us

900 Main St,
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 748-0540

Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday4PM - 10PM
Friday - Saturday4PM - 11PM

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