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Address: 49901 Pacific Coast Highway, Big Sur, CA 93920
Phone Number: 831-667-2301
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: The California Parks Company no longer operates this business

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One of the best sandwiches we’ve had

Great place to stop to eat and/or shop! The gallery has lots of beautiful art – there are multiple stories and buildings so be sure to go through all of them. The café has a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
RBonTheLake
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Rock Hill, South Carolina

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Santa Cruz, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We stopped for lunch at the cafe at the Coast Gallery. We were shocked at how rude the woman at the register was, she seemed to really hate the customers. The food was poor and was very overpriced for the quality. The view is nice but I would never eat there again.

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Great place to stop to eat and/or shop! The gallery has lots of beautiful art – there are multiple stories and buildings so be sure to go through all of them. The café has a great outdoor patio that is sheltered from the wind and has a nice view of the ocean. The food was outstanding. We both had the... More 

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Yorba Linda, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

All the local artists have things on display. Go upstairs first and get a coffee. They aren't the friendliest but they are competing with the great view for admiration.

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North, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Compared to the other shopping opportunities at the Big Sur this gallery is a must see. Really special artists have created some beautiful art treasures for visitors to appreciate. Somewhat expensive but a treat for art lovers. Large gallery but divided nicely with a small snack bar area.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Restaurant terrace with a nice sea view, good sandwiches and light lunch options. Interesting art gallery to reach the restaurant.

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Phuket, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

the views, the sounds of the surf, the excellent choice of art work what more can u ask for :-) I highly recommend it

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CALIFORNIA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We always stop here while driving the Big Sur coast. It has gotten better during the years. It is expensive, but browsing is free. There is a cafe and bathrooms.

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Denver Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The artwork is all good. Most of it deals with nature and Big Sur. Fairly expensive but unique. Helpful staff. Location and parking lot tricky to get into and out of.

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Fairbury, Nebraska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Lots of stuff from local artists, and the place is much bigger than you would think as you pull up. Multiple levels of local art with a coffee shop/cafe at the top level with a view to boot and the most important thing??? a public bathroom

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I've been coming to the Coast Gallery since 1984. It is the best place for just the kind of lovely art and artsy things you want to take home with you to keep the Big Sur feeling going. Wind chimes, wooden boxes, sculptures, photography, art glass, and fantastic coffee drinks in the Café upstairs. Dog friendly, too!

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Additional Information about Coast Gallery Big Sur

Address: 49901 Pacific Coast Highway, Big Sur, CA 93920
Phone Number: 831-667-2301
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Sur
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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