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Arby's, 1222 Charleston Highway: November 2014 (open again)   10 comments

Posted at 12:19 am in Uncategorized



Commenter MrBill points out the Cayce "Arby's" is "temporarily closed".

I can't add any explanation to that, but I can say that there were staff inside, busily doing *something*, so I would expect that this closing really is temporary, unlike many so announced.

(Hat tip to commenter MrBill)

UPDATE 25 November 2014: Commenter Andrew reports this place as open again, so I have updated the post title to reflect that.

Written by ted on November 18th, 2014

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10 Responses to 'Arby's, 1222 Charleston Highway: November 2014 (open again)'

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  1. Looks like this one is just updating to the new signage and decor.


    18 Nov 14 at 1:47 am

  2. This was the first Arby's to open in the Columbia area.


    19 Nov 14 at 9:29 am

  3. This is probably to remedy the brief re-brand gaffe on Arby's part (the logo this poor franchise owner had to put up on his building only survived about a year before Arby's realized what a major screw up it was). So now they're left having to spend money, again, to match the new brand. This new logo looks like a winner though, so hopefully they won't have to close again for many years to come.


    21 Nov 14 at 12:58 pm

  4. As someone who eats there frequently, I can tell you that the signage was not the reason for the temporary closing. They did that months ago. I'm suspecting some kind of plumbing issue.


    23 Nov 14 at 4:31 pm

  5. This location is back in business...


    24 Nov 14 at 4:20 pm

  6. I've always found Arby's intriguing. I had no idea this was the first location. I remember the one on Decker, being the first I went to. Then it seemed like they vanished, but showed up in Columbia Mall a few years later.


    12 Dec 14 at 1:05 pm

  7. This was the first Arby's I ever went to.


    12 Dec 14 at 1:11 pm

  8. Back in the late 70's when I was going to Midlands Tech Airport Campus I ate at this Arby's a lot!!! Like Mr. Bill, I was also intrigued by the food. There was nothing better that a pile (and back then it was a pile) of hot roast beef on a bun with the BBQ and Horsey sauces with a side of potato cakes.

    I still like to go there once in a while, but it's always for the roast beef. I don't care for all of the other stuff they have added to the menu.


    13 Dec 14 at 1:45 am

  9. Oh man the potato cakes, mmmm

    Mr Bill

    18 Dec 14 at 1:57 pm

  10. This Arby's just got finished with a different remodeling...


    2 Dec 17 at 10:42 pm

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