South Carolina’s Very First Italian Restaurant Has Literally Been Around Forever
The Palmetto State has a multitude of Italian Restaurants; some are casual while others go all the way with a more formal atmosphere. At the same time, most people have a neighborhood Italian eatery they prefer as a go-to spot for an evening out. However, none of those other wonderful Italian eateries have a history quite as long as the oldest Italian restaurant in South Carolina.
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Villa Tronco Italian Restaurant is located at 1213 Blanding St., Columbia, SC 29201. It is open for lunch and dinner Tues. – Fri.; and dinner on Sat. The hours are: Tues. – Fri. 11:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., Sat. 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Closed Sun. and Mon.) Learn more on the official website.
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Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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