The restaurant offers award winning Spanish/Cuban cuisine for both lunch and dinner, seven days a week. Customer favorites include, pork, Black Beans and Rice, Paella, and Arroz con Pollo "Valenciana", (that's chicken and yellow rice.) Sangria and Mojitos are a few of their drink choices in addition to their extensive wine list. With two floors of dining space, this is one of St. Augustine's larger restaurants.
The Columbia Restaurant of St. Augustine is located in the heart of the city, at the corner of Hypolita and St. George Streets. They can accommodate groups of 10 to 200. They offer private dining areas to host your banquet, business lunch, rehearsal dinner, wedding reception, party or group event. Choose from their banquet menu, or let them customize a menu for your special occasion.
Cuban immigrant Casimiro Hernandez Sr. founded the Columbia Restaurant in Tampa, Florida in 1905. That location is Florida's oldest restaurant.