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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.
Hazy IPA – 7.25% ABV
ESB – 5.25% ABV
Pale Ale – 4.75% ABV
Lager No. 29 – 4.75% ABV
Raspberry Sour 101 – 4% ABV
Local IPA – 7.25% ABV



Southwest Black Bean Dip
Avocado-cilantro sour cream, salsa, cheddar cheese and scallion onions. Served with tortilla chips.
Hummus Plate
Homemade chickpea hummus, olives, & vegetables. Served with toasted bread.
ESB Beer Cheese Spread
artisanal blend of cheeses with piquante peppadew peppers and our ESB beer. Served with toasted sliced baguette.
Sausage Balls
Sausage and cheddar cheese biscuits. Served with ESB beer mustard.


Onion, feta cheese, mediterranean olives and cherry tomatoes with housemade greek vinaigrette. Small $5
Goat Cheese Salad
Roasted beets, artisanal goat cheese, housemade croutons and citrus vinaigrette.
Bacon and Blue
house smoked bacon, cherry tomatoes, housemade croutons with a gorgonzola vinaigrette.
Garden Salad
Sliced cucumbers, radishes, julienned carrots and cherry tomatoes with a choice of buttermilk ranch, balsamic herb vinaigrette or citrus vinaigrette. (Small $4)

French Bread Pizzas

Your choice
Cheese or Pepperoni


Chef's Choice Cut Steak
daily offering of choice angus beef with buerre rogue, house smoked bacon and cremini mushrooms served with roasted garlic and herb mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables.
HG Smoked Brisket Plate
house smoked brisket served with Lusty Monk mustard potato salad, stewed collard greens, pickles and HG's signature bbq sauce.
Baked Mac and Cheese
Classic comfort food topped with Goldfish cracker crust and your choice of a small Greek salad or garden salad.
Shrimp and Grits
Domestic wild-caught shrimp, house smoked bacon, roasted tomatoes. served Congaree Milling Co. cheddar grits and a white wine sauce.


H-G Signature Burger
Certified Angus ground beef topped with ESB pimento cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, house smoked bacon, mustard and chive aioli on a brioche bun. Served with crispy hashbrowns.
HG Gyro
Choice of lamb, chicken, or cremini mushrooms and poblano peppers with lettuce, tomato, onion, feta and your choice of tzatziki or basil pesto. Served with small greek salad.
Southwest Black Bean Burger
Housemade black bean patty topped with lettuce, tomato, onions, avocado-cilantro sour cream and cheddar cheese. Served with crispy hashbrowns.

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

-We do not accept reservations-

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