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Square Market & Cafe

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36 Public Sq, Columbia, TN 38401-3356
+1 931-840-3636
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09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 16:00
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 04:00
Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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Columbia, Tennessee, United States
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Never a wrong choice here. I have been many times for lunch, brunch, and dinner. It is a small place with pretty tight seating but the food and service have never disappointed. Great salads, sandwiches, and desserts!

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Thank Stephen J
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have eaten there several times and have always had a great meal. I take my out of town guests there when they visit. No complaints!

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Thank jean f
Limington, Maine
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Had lunch there recently. Food was reasonably priced and very good. I had the Hot Chicken Club Wrap - loaded with grill chicken, swiss cheese and bacon. Had a honey mustard drizzle which was great. Other members of the party tried the home made soups and they were excellent. The cafe also has a great selection of sweets to have... More 

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Thank Jo4166
Music City USA
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78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I'm certain that anything on this menu would be a hit. A signature dish is the Hot Brown. As I debated enticing options, kept coming back to the Hot Brown. So glad I went there. Insanely savory. Each bite was a delight!! Browse the menu but choose the Hot Brown!! That said - I'll repeat, certain that you can't go... More 

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Thank radioriffraff
Columbia Tennessee
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

It is so much more than a deli! The tomato and artichoke soup is to die for! I have tried so many things at this great restaurant. I have had nothing that I didn't love !

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Thank Gobabb
Columbia, Tennessee, United States
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

My daughters and I enjoyed a great lunch of the best chicken salad and tomato soup I've ever tasted!! Fruit Tea and service was good as well.

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Thank GloryB123
Columbia, TN
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Anytime you choose to go into this place, you will not be dissatisfied. Many carefully made choices on the Menu. Especially

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Thank guerry2016
Memphis, Tennessee
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We enjoyed our visit, mostly because it was a nice day out together as husband and wife. The restaurant had no other customers when we were there. It was quiet and nicely decorated. They had good food, nothing amazing but it tasted fine. I had a BLT (how can that be bad?) and my husband had a ruben sandwich.

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Thank unwaveringfaith
Columbia, Tennessee
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This is the busiest place in town everyday for lunch. The food is wonderful and the the service is has always been good. It's not a quiet place to eat and talk over your meal because you are within inches of your neighbor but still a great lunch spot in columbia.

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Thank ctown-diner
Franklin, Tennessee
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We both had a sandwich and soup for lunch. Crab bisque in a small town cafe...thought I was nuts to try. What a pleasant surprise to taste such excellent food. Nothing we had was less than good. Also good service. If in the area I would definitely visit again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 04:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 04:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Public Sq, Columbia, TN 38401-3356
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 931-840-3636

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?