North Augusta

Virgil on November 12, 2012

We have a great wine shop here in North Augusta, South Carolina. It has been around for many years and the owners really know wine. Not like the mega liquor stores with their discount prices. Now, don’t get me wrong, I shop at the mega liquor store near us for hard liquor, which is cheaper […]

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Three Maudies – good This is a place one wants to see succeed, but it will be an uphill battle. They are in an old fast food restaurant that changes hands on a continuous basis. It is in an obscure and not great area for a restaurant of this kind. I do hope they can […]

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Three-Maudies – good Best fast food sub place in the Augusta area (there are multiple locations), far superior to Subway and lots of interesting selections. The varied hot sauces are an added attraction. This location is in a strip mall by Walmart, such an area I normally avoid like the plague, but if we want […]

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Virgil on December 12, 2010

Four-Maudies – recommended For the Augusta area, this is among the best Chinese food I’ve had. My rating is based on the food only. The actual restaurant is a dump, but I have had lots of great food from dumpy places all over the world. Get take out. Totally obscure in a North Augusta strip […]

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Virgil on November 12, 2010

Five-Maudies – highly recommended Before the BBQ Barn arrived in North Augusta four years ago, there was no really exceptional barbeque in the Augusta, Georgia, area. North Augusta is right across the Savannah River from Augusta. I can easily walk to Augusta from my house via the 13th Street bridge. Augusta has Sconyer’s BBQ. It […]

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Virgil on October 28, 2010

The State of the American Palate Part 2 read The State of the American Palate Part 1 I had a great lunch today with my good friend Lake High, president of the South Carolina Barbeque Association. I have been bugging him for months to try out the Central Savannah River Area’s (CSRA – Augusta GA, […]

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