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Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
(805) 595-2515
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Ranked #8 of 23 Restaurants in Avila Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $25
Hours:
Sun - Fri 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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English first
Victorville, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

At the end of the pier it provides a rustic unique dining experience. The views are wonderful, and especially nice at sunset. There is seating available both inside and out. Some tables have a glass top and provide a view down to the ocean below. It is fun to see the kayaks and sea life pass by below. There is... More 

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Stockton, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Great place to dine and watch the sunset. Do not miss the sea lions on the lower deck to the right before you get to the restaurant. After the sun goes down, they shine a bright light and you can watch the seagulls fly around. Dinner was great! Seafood was very tasty served with lots of fresh veggies. Wait staff... More 

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Fullerton, California
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460 reviews 460 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Have always wanted to come here and while I am glad we did....the prices were very expensive. Lunch for two cost us $40 for fish and chips and shrimp and chips. I did like the light coating...but my shrimp were over cooked. Nice view but food just average.

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Fountain Valley, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We dined here with friends who live in the area and recommended this restaurant, located on a "drive on" pier which once accommodated train traffic. There are sea lions living around the pier and making themselves heard, and most tables in the restaurant have glass tops that provide a view of the water below. So it's a unique dining experience,... More 

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California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The food was decent, but the unique dining experience made up for it. I would go again with someone that had not been there before so they could see the glass top tables and experience something new and exciting. Perhaps we were there on an off night, I would give it another shot.

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Santa Maria, California, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I have lived on the Central Coast for 31 years and have been to The Olde Port Inn many times for lunch in the past and was delighted with their Fish & Chips. I took my grandchildren there for dinner and all we had was water (no drinks) with our meal and with tip my bill was $114 for three... More 

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Carmel, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I have visited this restaurant several times and have enjoyed the setting, service, and the mediocre seafood. However, on a recent visit i was struck by the quality of food and prices; as if they made up for terrible food by raising the prices. a 3 ounce crab cake was $16. A cost that could get you a crab dinner... More 

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Los Osos, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We love sitting at the bar and watching the short-order cooks wield their magic. Have always been served a light appetizer like sauted mushrooms while sitting there. Eat downstairs and find a table with the glass floor and watch fish and sea lions swim about.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

poor service, lousy food, and management that doesn't seem to care. something is really wrong with this place. will not be going back ever!

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Paso Robles, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were looking forward to a great meal ( as in the past , having been 3 or 4 times), Atmosphere has never been their forte'...no problem ( it's quaint) , we were very disappointed( my wife and I), we had gone for a birthday celebration (mine) , my wife's dish was greasy, with little or no taste(Lobster), mine was... More 

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Address: Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
Phone Number: (805) 595-2515
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 25

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