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Hunter-Gatherer Alehouse

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.
Lager No. 29 – 4.75% ABV
ESB – 5.25% ABV
Pale Ale – 4.75% ABV
Raspberry Sour 101 – 4% ABV
Barrel Aged Peach Sour  – 6.5% ABV
Barrel Aged Red Sour  – 6.5% ABV




Southwest Black Bean Dip
Avocado, lime sour cream, salsa, cheddar cheese and scallions served with tortilla chips.
Sausage Balls
Sausage and cheese biscuits served with ESB beer mustard.
Hummus Plate
Chef's choice of house made hummus, Mediterranean olives and vegetables served with toasted pita bread.
ESB Beer Cheese Spread
Artisanal blend of cheeses with piquant peppadew peppers and ESB beer, served with toasted sliced baguette.


Large: $10, Small: $5
Onion, feta cheese, Mediterranean olives, smoked pepperoncinis, and cherry tomatoes with a housemade Greek dressing.
Goat Cheese Salad
Roasted beets, artisanal goat cheese, housemade croutons and citrus vinaigrette.
Classic Ceasar
Chopped romaine lettuce, housemade croutons, and shredded parmesan with a creamy Caesar dressing.
The Garden
Large: $8, Small: $4
Sliced cucumbers, radishes, julienned carrots and cherry tomatoes with your choice of buttermilk ranch, balsamic herb vinaigrette or citrus vinaigrette.


Chef's Choice Cut Steak
Market Price
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.
Shrimp and Grits
Domestic wild-caught shrimp, house smoked bacon, roasted tomatoes, Congaree Milling Co. cheddar grits, and a white wine sauce.
HG Smoked Brisket Plate
House smoked brisket served with Lusty Monk potato salad, stewed collard greens, pickles and HG's signature bbq sauce.
Low Country Muscle Boil
PEI mussels, local corn, potatoes and sausage served in a pale ale broth.
Baked Mac and Cheese
Classic comfort food topped with herbed bread crumbs and your choice of a small Greek or garden salad.


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 hand-cut fries. (Parmesan-truffle fries +$1.50)
HG Gyro
Choice of lamb, chicken, or cremini mushrooms and poblano peppers with lettuce, tomato, onion, feta cheese and your choice of tzatziki or basil pesto served with a small Greek salad.
Southwest Black Bean Burger
Housemade black bean patty topped with lettuce, tomato, onion, lime sour cream and cheddar cheese, served with hand-cut fries (Parmesan-truffle fries +$1.50)


Grilled Scallops
Grilled Scallops
with cauliflower puree, roasted local squash, frisee, proscuitto cracklins, and peach vinaigrette.
Spinach and 3 cheese filling with peppadews, spiced pecans, capers, wilted greens and a lemon burro.
Heirloom Tomato and Burrata Panzanella
Heirloom Tomato & Burrata Panzanella
with arugula, smoked tomato & onion vinaigrette.

Sunday & MondayCLOSED
Tuesday - Thursday4PM - 10PM
Friday - Saturday4PM - 11PM

-We do not accept reservations-

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

© 2019 Hunter-Gatherer Brewery & Alehouse