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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10400 on: November 01, 2012, 06:01:10 pm »

I just checked out their menu and it looks really yummy, and priced about right for us.
No way you can go wrong with Hugo's
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10401 on: November 01, 2012, 06:16:43 pm »

Best places to eat while in Fayetteville?

Aunt Betty's off Ralston, best beans and cornbread in Fayetteville...
buy him the dessert.  It's $95 but they specialize in first timers...
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10402 on: November 01, 2012, 06:32:16 pm »

Hermans is a neat place : diff. kind of menu ...that's where I would go ....ribs, steaks, omelets , chicken $8-16 per person , they have great salsa and crackers . I live in Fayetteville. Old sschool Fay. atmosphere..You won't be sorry.
Herman's is living off its charm and past rep. It has not been good in a long time and it is very expensive.
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HoginMemphis

Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10403 on: November 01, 2012, 06:33:13 pm »

Catfish Hole is awesome. Ate there with Lanny spring before last. Pat, the owner, is a fine man.
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10404 on: November 01, 2012, 06:38:45 pm »

Actually, he was doing the complete opposite of what you think. He IS helping you out. Pointed you to a thread with 5 pages of suggestions to add to your continued search. Lighten up a bit, geez.

^^^^^^^^ this ^^^^^^^^^

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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10405 on: November 01, 2012, 06:44:10 pm »

Sassy's is a great place to eat..... its on college...... has a website also and a kids menu...have a great time!!....I was up there for Kentucky game with my wife and 2 daughters (9 and 12) and we had a great time even with the storms!! :razorback:
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rowdy1

Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10406 on: November 01, 2012, 08:32:58 pm »

If you want a GREAT burger in the Fayetteville area...Hugos on the Square....AWESOME!
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10407 on: November 01, 2012, 09:53:38 pm »

Sassy's is pretty bad. Much better places to eat. If it's BBQ you want, I reccomend Lucky Luke's.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10408 on: November 01, 2012, 11:57:15 pm »

If you get to Bentonville, go to the Flying Fish.  Great food

http://www.flyingfishinthe.net/Bentonville.php
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10409 on: November 02, 2012, 12:24:55 am »

Hog Haus food used to be good. Not so much anymore. Even the beer has gone down hill.
How do you mess up beer?  ???
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10410 on: November 02, 2012, 12:53:29 am »

I concur with the Hugo's suggestion and would add Momma Dean's for good soul food.  Feltner Bros. is also a solid burger.  Enjoy your time in town!
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10411 on: November 02, 2012, 08:09:17 am »

If I could only eat one meal in NW Arkansas, it would be at Noodles in Fayetteville. 
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10412 on: November 02, 2012, 08:25:02 am »

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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10413 on: November 02, 2012, 08:37:24 am »

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In regards to food, if you head on down to five points you can grab some great burgers at Pawley’s or Groucho’s for their signature sandwiches, or also Village Idiot for great pizza and happy hour on Friday!! For a great college nightlife, just check out the 20 plus bars with the great drink prices that college towns provide. For a more “out of college” experience, head over to the Vista where you can get some great drinks at multiple bars and restaurants such as the Blue Marlin, Liberty’s, and Carolina Ale House (rooftop bar). If you find yourself with a sweet tooth head up the street to Nonna’s, best desserts around! Lastly, make sure you have time to tailgate all day on game day in the Fairgrounds (make sure to check out the Cockaboosas, nothing else like them in the country!)
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10414 on: November 02, 2012, 08:37:59 am »

If I could only eat one meal in NW Arkansas, it would be at Noodles in Fayetteville. 

Gross dude, the Mexicans in there can't even cook pasta properly.


You can do better at home with flour, 2 eggs, and a can of Prego. The sooner that place goes under, the better.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10415 on: November 02, 2012, 10:33:30 am »

Gross dude, the Mexicans in there can't even cook pasta properly.


You can do better at home with flour, 2 eggs, and a can of Prego. The sooner that place goes under, the better.

I wish Fayetteville would get a fazzoli's.  Their pasta is second to none.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10416 on: November 02, 2012, 10:48:58 am »

I ate there right before it went under. There were 3 customers and 29 employees. I said to my date that there was no em way this place survives.

Mexican restaurant a few weeks later.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10417 on: November 02, 2012, 10:51:38 am »

I ate there right before it went under. There were 3 customers and 29 employees. I said to my date that there was no em way this place survives.

Mexican restaurant a few weeks later.

I hope she put out for that fine dining experience
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10418 on: November 02, 2012, 10:54:27 am »

I hope she put out for that fine dining experience

He hogged all the breadsticks.
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10419 on: November 02, 2012, 11:03:12 am »

The Powerhouse has good good also.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10420 on: November 02, 2012, 11:25:34 am »

Has anyone mentioned Geraldi's? Its on University

Awesome italian food for not bad a price.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10421 on: November 02, 2012, 12:19:45 pm »

I wish Fayetteville would get a fazzoli's.  Their pasta is second to none.
10 or so years ago there was a Fazoli's on College.
I farking LOVE their breadsticks. 
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10422 on: November 02, 2012, 12:47:20 pm »

Just walk up and down Dickson and you'll find something.  Our family likes Emelia's.  Good Mediteranean food and a great brunch. 
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10423 on: November 02, 2012, 01:22:46 pm »

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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10424 on: November 02, 2012, 01:24:05 pm »

For the morning midafternoon and a good portion of the afternoon itself just to receive your drink order (or after) treat your family to Common Grounds on Dickson St.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10425 on: November 02, 2012, 05:34:34 pm »

Been looking around and got a couple different answers. What exactly is the away section at Davis Wade Stadium? And where will you all be sitting? Thanks
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10426 on: November 02, 2012, 06:37:59 pm »

I have been there many times when half the stadium was the away section. The vister side closest to what you would call their fieldhouse/dressing rooms. On the open end of stadium.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10427 on: November 02, 2012, 07:46:14 pm »

Tried Sassy's Red House..

Wasn't that great...The Brisket was dry and the green beans and okra were horrible

the only psoitive was the $1.50 beers
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10428 on: November 02, 2012, 08:49:03 pm »

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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10429 on: November 02, 2012, 09:46:46 pm »

Wait till you hit the restroom. No urinals, you pee on the wall and it runs down into a concrete trench in the floor.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10430 on: November 02, 2012, 10:13:17 pm »

Wait till you hit the restroom. No urinals, you pee on the wall and it runs down into a concrete trench in the floor.

They have an entire college dedicated to the application of gravity in the redneck culture. Perks of being in the hotbed southern technology.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10431 on: November 02, 2012, 10:45:28 pm »

Wait till you hit the restroom. No urinals, you pee on the wall and it runs down into a concrete trench in the floor.

Just like the bars in Germany..
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10432 on: November 02, 2012, 11:20:42 pm »

LOL...I had forgotten about the urinals, or maybe I just blocked out the memory.
I'm so old and my stream is so weak, I couldn't reach the wall without leaning over the trough.  Dangerous on a wet floor for sure!
I understand when the Bulldog fans get a little drunk...they stick their foot in the trough and piss down their leg!  Saved a few drownings... ;)
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10433 on: November 03, 2012, 12:33:37 am »

Here is the view from Sec A, that's where you want to be.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10434 on: November 03, 2012, 06:58:33 am »

Sec A. Row 39 seats 9&10
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10435 on: November 03, 2012, 07:10:43 am »

Great reasonably priced Italian food =  Geraldi's!

http://www.geraldis.com/

Ate there last night before basketball game.  Nice call as everyone enjoyed the pizza.  Thanks for the tip.
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10436 on: November 03, 2012, 07:18:00 am »

You know what I wanted to ask the question here to those that go to games often and can tell me where the best places are to go. This us our first time because we don't live a hope skip and a jump away, and my husband is a paramedic that often can't get off work to go to games because is too busy working in the back of an ambulance pushing IVs into people keeping them alive. It's also my 8 year old's first time to go as well. Yes, my 8 year old son that has dreamed about watching his favorite team his whole life. So, I really don't give a flying flick how Many freaking years you've been on here because I'd bet my 8 year son is more of a die hard fan than you far weathered heart. My son LOVES his hogs no matter how many games they win, who the coach is, or what decisions the current AD makes which is much more than 90% of the sorry fans I hear in hear gripping 24/7 do which probably includes yourself. Saturday, I garentee my family and I will enjoy ourselfs more than you and the other rude posters on here ever could because we will get to see a "true" fan in the eyes of an 8 year old. So if your tired of these homegame post like mine do yourself a favor and don't look at them.  I don't care how many years you've been on here, your odiously a miserable fan. Have a great day. WPS!

Lol, holy balls!! You must be extremely hot to be married with that temper.


I say skip the food, leave the kid at the hotel, and drink away some anger on Dickson street.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10437 on: November 03, 2012, 07:52:53 am »

Just like the bars in Germany..

Yeah, except that if those folks are walking down the street and they need to pee, they'll just turn away from the street, unzip and go at it. Saw that happen in residential neighborhoods over there a lot. A bit of a culture shock.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10438 on: November 03, 2012, 08:28:02 am »

If you want to be with the players family members and scholarship donars, sec W & V is where you want to be.  If you're across the field from those sections with the other visitors seats you will probably get some *ss with a cow bell in your ear.  Its horrible and you will leave the game with a splitting headache.  StubHub has those seats in W & V available but get them down low.  The seats in that section on the higher rows are Miss. St. seats.  I've been to alot of games over there and it's like a big high school. Fun but different.  Tip of Day-- If you tailgate don't leave ice chest or chairs out.  Ours >:( got ripped off last time we were there.  They're a class bunch over there!
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Re: First time going need advice
« Reply #10439 on: November 03, 2012, 08:33:26 am »

If only you were lucky enough to find that out.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10440 on: November 03, 2012, 10:01:57 am »

That stadium makes WMS look like JerryWorld. Seats are so far away from the action.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10441 on: November 03, 2012, 12:37:38 pm »

Thanks for all the tips! Any guess on what range of rows are guests in section v&w?
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10442 on: November 05, 2012, 09:28:12 am »

We're getting into town around 8:00 Friday night. Is there gonna be a formal or informal hogville tailgate?

Does anyone have any good suggestions for tailgating, restaurants, bars, etc?
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10443 on: November 05, 2012, 11:36:04 am »

i have an extra ticket if you need one.  great seat (row 17 i think).
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10444 on: November 05, 2012, 11:51:14 am »

i have an extra ticket if you need one.  great seat (row 17 i think).

Thanks, I'll pm you if I can convince a 4th person to join us. Will you be there or would I need to get the ticket ahead of time?
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10445 on: November 05, 2012, 12:31:14 pm »

heading down there myself and meeting some friends for the game.  Will be a nice distraction from NYC area situation. (crossing fingers airports stay open).

Any info on tailgating, etc. would be greatly appreciated.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10447 on: November 05, 2012, 08:00:16 pm »

popcorn - sent you a pm.  i am going and will be there on Friday afternoon.  i sent you my cell if you are interested sitting with 7 crazy fans.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10448 on: November 05, 2012, 08:23:59 pm »

Ok here is all you need to know

For bars on Friday Night or Saturday night you need to go to The Vista if you are above the age of 25 or 5 Points if you are a college student or recent grad.  These are 2 different bar districts in Columbia that appeal to 2 different crowds.  All the bars you need in both nightlife districts.

On gameday there are really only 2 bars near the stadium.  One is Jaco's Corner.  Jaco's is the oldest bar in Columbia(100 years old this year).  It's an old mill bar that was founded by moonshiners who were friends with Jack Daniels.    The bar is a real hole in the wall, but has a great atmosphere and you'll meet some fantastic people in it.

The other Gameday Bar is Loose Cockaboose.  This bar has lots of TVs, live music, but has too many fights and crazies in it for my taste.  Jaco's isn't as fancy, but it's better IMO.

Plenty of tailgating around the stadium.  You have the Fairgrounds across the stadium and lots of local business lots you can park in.  For those who have been to USC in the past they have completely redone the Farmer's Market area and made it into a very pretty & large tailgate spot.    On the Olympia side of town you can park in many people's yards for $10.  Keep in mind the stadium is about 3 miles off campus. 

You can also park at the Colonial Life Arena(USC's basketball facility) and take a shuttle to the stadium.

If you are in South Carolina then you need to eat some SC BBQ, since the mustard style is unique.  Shealy's BBQ in Batesburg, SC is the most popular place, but its about a 40 minute drive from Columbia.  In town you should try Doc's BBQ or Little Pigs.   Maurice's isn't bad either. 

If you have any other questions please feel free to email me.  Dixiefriedsports@gmail.com.   

Everyone have a safe trip to Columbia and I look forward to seeing some Hog fans.
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Re: Road Trips
« Reply #10449 on: November 05, 2012, 10:36:11 pm »

popcorn - sent you a pm.  i am going and will be there on Friday afternoon.  i sent you my cell if you are interested sitting with 7 crazy fans.

Thanks, I'm coming with 3 others from Nashville. We may need one more ticket. I'll let you know.
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