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West End Bar & Grill

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774 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2826
805-927-5521
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 5
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  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Get the fish tacos, chat with locals

Low key neighborhood pub. Friendly bartender, excellent tacos. Great place to have a pint, and some well-priced, tasty food. Not many reasonably-priced options in the area, so highly recommended for a more chill evening, especially if travelling solo.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
MeowEsq
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Brooklyn, New York
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
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75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Low key neighborhood pub. Friendly bartender, excellent tacos. Great place to have a pint, and some well-priced, tasty food. Not many reasonably-priced options in the area, so highly recommended for a more chill evening, especially if travelling solo.

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Red Bluff, California, United States
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I was hungry for a big juicy cooked to order burger! This was not the place to find it. Food was okay. Potato salad was lacking flavor for my preference. Quite a few locals sat at the bar jawing. When we arrived, it wasn't very busy and the waitress told us to pick one of the three tables at the... More 

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Oceano, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Needed a break on our way to check in at our hotel. Stopped in for a drink and a snack. There was only one person taking orders and also tending bar. There were several customers at the bar and and several tables, but the service was really good. My wife had a salad and we shared home fried potato chips... More 

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Rome, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We traveled to Cambria off-season and Main St seemed a ghost town at 6PM. We chose this grill based on the surf boards hanging all over the place: surfers normally choose good places to eat and in fact we were pleasantly surprised. I had the steak salad, which came with a rare steak cooked to perfection sliced over a mixed... More 

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Livermore, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Traveling to this town on off season it was really dead at 7pm on a Friday night. We were not sure if the place was open. It was and it was delicious! Great service and great food.

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California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Great bloody mary's, Big selection of beers, good fish and chips. The fish taco's were ok, but they came with cheddar cheese, a bit odd for a fish taco, they make there own taco sauce that was very good.

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La Quinta, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Nice place to watch a game and have a "bar" type meal. Small, clean restaurant with several flat screen TVs. We had hamburgers and chili and drinks. The food was tasty and the service ok. Would eat there again, especially when we wanted to watch an event on TV.

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Burlingame, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Very nice place to watch a game, but we were there during a very hot weekend, and the place is NOT air conditioned. Was definitely hotter IN the bar than outside at 5PM. Great service, and reasonably priced food and drinks kept me sitting there, sweating, anyway.

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We ate at the West End and the dinner was really good. It is a small bar with about ten tables, and sports playing on the TV> The fried shrimp was enjoyable. My wife liked her fish and chips as did my children. There is not much of a children's menu so that makes the total bill a bit expensive.

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The Villages, Florida
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296 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Pleasant bar. Enjoyed their fresh fish n'chips. Nothing special but bartender who also served as table waiter was pleasant. For a quick lunch, this place in Cambria is enjoyable.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 774 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2826
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: 805-927-5521

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bar, Grill

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?