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Discover A Plate For Every Palate At Nearby Pismo Beach Restaurants

Enjoy Flavorful Entrees Just Minutes From Inn at the Cove

Experience cuisine from nearby Pismo Beach restaurants that simply cannot be beat. Offering distinctive flavorful plates and one-of-a-kind atmospheres, restaurants in Pismo Beach offer unparalleled dining experiences. Choose from family friendly restaurants, to the most romantic dining the Central Coast has to offer. Enjoy flavors from across the world without ever having to leave sunny California when you stay at Inn at the Cove, conveniently located near some of the most highly-regarded venues for excellent Pismo Beach dining.

Ventana Grill

2575 Price Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-0000

This oceanfront restaurant is less than a mile away from Inn at the Cove, and boasts a 4 star rating with over 800 reviews on Yelp. A coastal-fusion American restaurant with large windows and a phenomenal ocean view, it's perfect for both a fun family outing and a romantic date night. Diverse menu items like Sopa Azteca, Beer Battered Fish & Chips, and the Ventana Burger will satisfy any palate.   

Guiseppe’s Cucina Italiana

891 Price Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-2870

Guiseppe's has been a staple in Italian dining on the Central Coast since the 80's, with great ratings. An authentic restaurant with a wood-burning stove and warm ambiance, Guiseppe's promises a satisfying dining experience for lunch and dinner. Guiseppe's also has a full bar and a more casual "Express" restaurant across the street that serves deli-style dishes and pizza by the slice. 

Splash Café

197 Pomeroy Avenue
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-4653

You may have heard of Splash Cafe's famous clam chowder. This little restaurant is one of the most loved on the Central Coast and throughout California, and for good reason! Order the clam chowder, fish & chips, or any one of their great dishes, and enjoy them while sitting on the Pismo Beach sand. Located just a block from the beach, Splash Cafe is a classic coastal spot that will give you a feel of the Pismo lifestyle.

Cracked Crab

751 Price Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-2722

For lovers of seafood, local or imported, Cracked Crab is a must. The casual vibe of this restaurant is clear when you order the "Big Bucket" - they serve your picks of seafood and drop them all right on the table! It's a fun place to take the whole family and delight in the delicious seafood of the Central Coast.  

Shell Beach Brewhouse

1527 Shell Beach Road
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 295-6328

Although its only been open since 2013, Shell Beach Brewhouse has made a big impact in the community! They have over 30 beers on tap, but it's still a family friendly atmosphere. The menu is diverse, bridging together the owner's Philadelphia background with classic American favorites. Try salads, burgers, sandwiches, and delicious appetizers like friend brussel sprouts with granny smith apple slices.


491 Price Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-0551

This coastal Italian restaurant offers authentic Italian meals in a relaxed and comfortable environment. The head chef merged his knowledge of Northern Italian cooking from an apprenticeship with his mother, Rosa's traditional southern Italian cooking. Rosa's has a 4 star rating on Yelp and is a great restaurant for families with children, while its warm environment and covered patio makes it ideal for a romantic date night. 

Steamers of Pismo

1601 Price Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-4711

Steamers is right on the bluffs of Pismo Beach, making it a great restaurant for phenomenal ocean and sunset views. They specialize in "California Coastal" cuisine, featuring seafood, pasta, fresh salads, and steaks (from their partner restaurant, steakhouse F.Mclintocks). Steamers has been open since March of 2000, and is a vital part of the seaside community, especially if you're a lover of seafood!

Zorro's Cafe & Cantina

927 Price Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-9676

In Pismo Beach, with so many seafood restaurants and steakhouses, great Mexican food truly stands out! With over 551 reviews on Yelp, Zorro's is a favorite in the community. Zorro's Cafe & Cantina offers a relaxed and fun environment to enjoy delicious & satisfying American/Mexican cuisine, including Southwest Chicken Salad, Tortilla Soup, & Harina Flautas. If you're travelling with your four-legged friends, Zorro's is a must due to their special "doggie menu" with treats that your dog is sure to enjoy. 

AJ Spurs Saloon & Dining Hall

1760 El Camino Real
Grover Beach, CA 93433
(805) 489-7770

This old-west themed restaurant with hearty BBQ options is a great choice for ranch-style eating on the Central Coast. Try their steak: Top Sirloin, Filet Mignon or Ribeye, among other options, and their signature root beer float for dessert. 

Brad's Restaurant

209 Pomeroy Avenue
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-6165

Brad's is a long-standing Pismo Beach diner that first opened in 1953, located about a block from the sand. With breakfast, seafood, hamburgers, and other American favorites, Brad's is casual, dependable, and a great representation of the laid-back Pismo Beach community. 

Pismo Fish & Chips

505 Cypress Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-2853

For the ultimate beach meal - fish and chips - Pismo Fish & Chips will exceed your expectations. This longstanding restaurant has established a great reputation for casual and great food, and they serve much more than just fish & chips, including fish dinners with a variety of choices, fish sandwiches, and hamburgers.  

Del's Pizzeria & Italian

401 Shell Beach Road
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-4438

Del's has the classic feel of a comforting Italian restaurant: with red-and-white-checkered tables and an airy, relaxed ambiance. Enjoy classic Italian meals and pizza at this outstanding restaurant on the old Shell Beach strip.

Shell Cafe

1351 Price Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-8300

Shell Cafe has been in Pismo for over 90 years, so they've had time to perfect their traditional American offerings. Try BBQ, seafood, and more, while taking in the ocean air on their outdoor patio. 

Hoagies Sandwiches & Grill

580 Cypress Street
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
(805) 773-3580

The best place in Pismo for a casual bite, Hoagies is right by the beach and perfect for a post-beach meal. Try their popular tri-tip Pismo Wrap, or one of their inventive sandwiches. 

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