The historic 1902 Union Station, in downtown Columbia, SC, offers California Dreaming guests a unique opportunity to feel the grandeur of the past within a comfortable, warm setting. Boasting floor to ceiling windows overlooking the rail tracks from the view of the inactive platform to the main terminal, now foyer with distinct bar and table seating. The vibrant atmosphere and expansive kitchen has a dedicated team cooking everything from scratch daily. Open for lunch and dinner daily including online ordering with curbside pickup and USC CarolinaCard accepted. Awarded Best Salad, 20 years running -Free Times reader survey, 2020
California Dreaming has proudly served the Columbia community since 1984 | National Register of Historic Places since 1973
To maintain social distancing, we cannot accomodate parties greater than 6.
Thanksgiving (Thursday, Nov 25): 10:30AM - 6PM - Thanksgiving Dinner, Christmas Eve (Friday, Dec 24): 11AM - 6PM, Christmas Day (Saturday, Dec 25): CLOSED, New Year’s Eve (Friday, Dec 31): 11AM - 10PM, New Year’s Day (Saturday, Jan 1): 11AM - 10PM