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Pismo Beach Restaurants

Discover Restaurants, Bars, Cafes and More on California's Pacific Coast

Ready to chow down at some local eatery's? Bon Appetit, we've got quite the list!

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Custom House

Our Central Coast beach-side location holds beautiful views with a casual atmosphere. An excellent dining experience is our top priority. Our menu has something for everyone…fresh fish, hand-cut steaks, refreshing salads, and our specialty appetizers. We offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Come and have a drink at our cocktail bar or dine on our outdoor patio while gazing out across the beautiful San Luis Bay.

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Black Sheep Bar & Grill

Day or night, a visit to Black Sheep Bar & Grill is always a wonderful experience where the ambiance and decor of a true European pub are recreated right in the heart of downtown San Luis Obispo. They feature comfortable booths, brick walls with warm wood accents, a gorgeous hand-crafted bar, and a fireplace with a lovely patio, where you can have delicious lunch, dinner, or cocktails 365 days a year.

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Rooster Creek Tavern

Rooster Creek is a full-service restaurant with a modern bar and several flat-screen televisions throughout. They strive to offer a variety of quality menu items in a comfortable, family-friendly atmosphere. Located in the historic Village of Arroyo Grande, entertained daily by the not-so-distant crows of the local hens and roosters who make the banks of the creek their home.

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Zorros Cafe & Cantina

A local, casual café that believes in wholesome food made with fresh ingredients, along with a feeling of being at home. This café has been here for over 25 years.

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Ventana Grill

Discover the cool, coastal world of Ventana Grill and experience our unique coastal fusion cuisine, unlike any other. With an atmosphere that channels the four elements, Ventana Grill in Pismo Beach immerses guests in the enchanting pleasures of the natural world.

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Splash Cafe

Splash Café has been a favorite destination in Pismo Beach since 1989. the casual beach-oriented cafe has been featured in several national publications and has received requests from Gourmet and Bon Appetit magazines for their clam chowder recipe.

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Tribe Coffeehouse

Tribe Coffeehouse is a family-owned coffee shop in Arroyo Grande. Enjoy specialty options or classic cups of coffee.

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Fin's Bar & Grill

Ocean view restaurant with a relaxed, family-friendly dining atmosphere. Family-owned and operated for the past 16 years. They strive to provide customer satisfaction and are proud of our friendly staff.

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Doc Burnsteins

With over 32 traditional and original flavors to choose from in a whimsical, family-friendly environment, fans of all ages will cherish the memories they make and hold dear at Doc Burnstein’s Ice Cream Lab parlors. Doc’s Fine Chocolates, delivers delicious confectionary experiences using only the finest traditional recipes and ingredients while integrating innovative flavors with certified fair trade chocolate.

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