The Aristocrat is a gastropub inspired by our southern heritage, love for fine wine, craft cocktails, and engaging dishes.
We feature classic cocktails, a rotating specialty cocktail list, and a robust wine list created by our beverage team. We have approachable and engaging menus that offer competitive pricing.
Our location offers a great space for live music, tastings, pairings and a number of other events to encourage guests to come in and join us for food, drinks and a fun time.
The Aristocrat also offers private event space available for groups up to 50 people.
Featuring live events 5 nights a week, we bring the best in local and regional bands to our incredible venue. We showcase live jazz and blues, and offer game nights such as trivia and bingo to test your wits and knowledge!
Bands: Please send booking inquiries to Booking@TheAristocratSC.com
Fresh & made to order meals by our highly experienced cooks will keep you coming back for more! We feature fresh ingredients from vendors in Columbia in order to maintain a truly local experience.
Our current menu can be found HERE
Order online and pick up at the bar HERE
(Alcohol not available "to-go")
We all need a place to relax after work, so why not do it with a craft cocktail, a fine glass of wine, or a local beer in your hand? Join us for Happy Hour every weekday from 4pm-6pm!
Our extensive list of craft cocktails prepared by our highly experienced bartenders make your evening with us truly memorable
Our signature cocktails were developed by expert mixologists and served by our highly experienced bartenders
Jameson Irish Whiskey, Fernet Branca, Cointreau, lime juice and Orange bitters
Smirnoff Zero Sugar Infusions Strawberry & Rose, lemon juice, strawberry simple syrup, Bittermans Tiki Bitters
Corralejo Reposado Tequila, fresh jalapeno, lemon and lime juice, simple syrup and Grand Marnier
Ketel One Vodka, cucumber simple syrup, lime juice and Bittermans Burlesque Bitters, Tajin rim
George Dickel 12 Whiskey, blueberry simple syrup, and liquid smoke
Deep Eddy Ruby Red Grapefruit Vodka, lime juice, simple syrup, angostura bitters, topped with Prosecco
Bulleit Rye, Aperol, Peychaud's Bitters, sweet vermouth, and simple syrup
Mezcal Union, fresh strawberries and ginger, lime juice, strawberry simple syrup and topped with ginger beer
Bulleit Bourbon, lemon juice, angostura bitters, amaretto and rolled with red wine.
Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum, Midori, pineapple and lemon juice
Tanqueray Sevilla Gin, Italian liqueur, lemon juice, simple syrup, regular bitters, orange bitters and an egg white
PBR + a shot of Jameson Irish Whiskey and a surprise!
We offer the best in local brews as well as your favorite National brands
The nice copper color and creamy white head lead to smells of bready malts and bittering hops. Flavors of bread and caramel lead to a grainy bitterness.
This straw-colored lager captures their rebellious spirit with a subtly assertive hoppiness that complements the beer's malty backbone.
Named after the nickname England's General Cornwallis gave the city of Charlotte, North Carolina when he met more resistance than anticipated during the Revolutionary War. Opaque, subtly sweet hefeweizen.
A bold imperial IPA with a rare blend of Mosaic, Calypso, Bravo, and Delta hops creating an explosion of fresh cut pine and citrus flavors.
Hazy deep golden color, is bottle-fermented, and has a delightfully floral Saaz hop bouquet and herbal, spicy Hallertau Mittelfruh Noble hop nose, balanced by creamy, juicy malt.
Crafted with a hefty infusion of 6-row barley and a unique combination of Pacific domestic hops blended with an imported Yugoslavian variety for a smooth, robust finish that is reminiscent of a fine Pilsner.
Crafted with three ingredients-saazhops, malted barley, and water giving its wonderful hop aroma, well-balanced malt sweetness, crisp hop bitterness and a soft dry finish.
Corona Extra Mexican Lager Beer is an even-keeled cerveza with fruity-honey aromas and a touch of malt.
A rich, full-flavored Pilsner-style lager delivering a refreshing, well-balanced taste and light hop character with a crisp, clean finish. Brewed with Water, Barley Malt, Non-malted Cereals and Hops.
Light Lager brewed with Herkules hops and wholesome grains, producing a light citrus aroma and crisp, refreshing finish.
A light-bodied brew with a fresh, clean and subtle hop aroma, delicate malt sweetness and crisp finish for ultimate refreshment.
Rich amber color and medium-bodied flavor with roasted caramel malt for a subtle sweetness and a combination of cluster and cascade hops.
Made with 43 different hops and 65 various malts, this IPA is full of flavor with notes of spice, roasted malts, caramel, and citrus fruit.
Hand selected by our experienced staff
This medium-bodied red is well-balanced with an intense violet aroma and a fresh, slightly spicy taste of black cherry, plum, and raspberry.
Apothic Pinot Noir reveals layers of bright ripe cherry and crushed raspberries with a dash of red currant. Silky tannins round out the mouthfeel with ribbons of caramel and vanilla, which lead to a delicate, lingering finish.
Apothic Red is the bold and intriguing red blend that launched the Apothic legacy, featuring a mix of merlot, cabernet sauvignon, syrah, and zinfandel wine grapes.
Cooper and Thief Bourbon Barrel Aged Red Wine Blend is aged in bourbon whiskey barrels for three months, giving it a velvety mouthfeel with subtle heat. Merlot, syrah, zinfandel, petite sirah and cabernet sauvignon collide in one bourbon barrel to create this dark and jammy wine, which features true bourbon flavor.
This Chardonnay is bright and fresh with lingering notes of juicy yellow peaches, caramel apple and crème brûlée. The palate is soft and silky with a fresh, crisp, long finish.
Barefoot Moscato Sweet White Wine delivers a refreshing blend of juicy peaches and sweet apricots. Featuring lush, fruity aromas and a crisp, bright finish with a tantalizing twist of lemon and citrus.
André Brut California champagne is a medium-dry blend of crisp white wine grapes with green apple aromas and a light mouthfeel.
This white wine reveals layers of apricot, peach and Anjou pear that intermingle with bursts of aromatic jasmine delivering a delightful finish to this Monterey County Riesling.
Barefoot Bubbly Prosecco is a crisp and inviting sparkling wine with aromas and flavors of apple, pear and meyer lemon that dance through the delicate bubbles.
Opening with aromas of fresh-picked citrus and honeysuckle blossoms, the crisp, clean palate brings fruity notes of green apple, juicy peach and ripe lemon, framed by hints of minerality. The finish is light and fruit-forward with a refreshing style.
The nose opens on fresh red fruit aromas such as raspberry and redcurrant, joined with airing by touches of strawberry and mint. A supple and very fresh attack dominated by the same fruit as on the nose leads into a rich and elegant mid-palate and a lingering finish full of freshness and fruit.
This gorgeously colored Rosé from 14 Hands Winery opens with lush strawberry and juicy watermelon. A refreshing body of tropical fruit and peach sweeps in with a sweet citrus kick.
Notes of light citrus and delicate floral aromas are complemented by hints of tropical fruit flavors. The wine is medium-bodied, with a pleasantly soft palate and crisp, refreshing finish.
This sparkling malbec is delicate with red fruit aromas, predominantly of cherries and strawberries. Very fresh in the mouth, soft tones with equilibrated acidity
Fresh and juicy with ripe, tropical flavors of passion fruit, melon, and stone fruit. Classic Marlborough sauvignon blanc aromas of lifted citrus, tropical fruit, and crushed herbs, along with vibrant acidity and plenty of weight and length on the palate.
Medium-body white wine with a harmonious floral nose and tropical palate. The style is elegant with a complex structure and a long smooth finish.
Round and juicy, our Cabernet Sauvignon has flavors of blackberry, toasted hazelnut and cinnamon, complemented by hints of vanilla and toasted oak.
An alluring bouquet of cherry and berry fruit is framed by subtle vanilla and spice notes. Ripe, crisp finish.
Don't just read about us, come on in and have our bartenders make you the perfect cocktail!
1001 Washington Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201, United States
Tuesday- Saturday: 4pm -