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West End Bar & Grill

774 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2826
805-927-5521
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Ranked #35 of 43 Restaurants in Cambria
Cuisines: Bar, Grill
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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English first
Manteca,CA
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We were in nearby Templeton at Dancing Deer Farms for a family reunion and we visited Cambria after seeing the coast. We had a great family lunch here, and the clams, clam chowder (including the bread bowls), french dip, club sandwich, and breaded prawns were all delicious. It is a very relaxed atmosphere, sports on the televisions, and locals chatting... More

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Visalia, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

Cheers could have been filmed here as many locals gather here regularly. Awesome food with friendly service. Have already gone back for more. Got to try it.

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vandenberg village, ca
Top Contributor
150 reviews 150 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Pretty basic menu and service. Liked the location on the West end of Cambria. Tried a combination sampler and was pretty basic. The chicken wings were very small and over cooked.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The halibut was fabulous! Nice thick chunks! Delicious! The clam chowder was good too, but everyone loved the halibut!

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Don't be put off by the interior (it's nothing special). The service was fast. The coconut shrimp are the best in town. Check it out.

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Diamond Bar, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Was told at check-in at Fogcatcher's Inn that this place has THE BEST fish and chips in town. If that's true than this town has horrible fish and chips. We were greeted promptly and received our drinks quickly. However the fish was yucky--soggy and tasteless while the french fries were good. The service was lackluster. After dropping off the food... More

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Bradley
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196 reviews 196 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

We had lunch here while staying in Cambria this past weekend. The steamed clams were excellent, as was the clam chowder. My husband loved their fish and chips! We definitely will go back. Nice atmosphere for adults.

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Pittenweem, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Great food, friendly staff, good atmosphere, lovely setting no complaints at all. Have travelled in this area twice from scotland and have stopped here both trips as we were so impressed

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London, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We'd been pounding Highway 1 for hours, we were in need of caffeine, gas and food for our bellies.... And we found it all in Cambria!! But best of all was this place, a bar & grill will a warm welcome even for the foreign traveler and it won't be forgotten!! Awesome, helpful and friendly staff. Great service and even... More

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Cary, NC
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77 reviews 77 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

One of the few restaurants open in the evening in downtown Cambria. It's very casual. The food was good. We ate here two nights and enjoyed the food both nights. I had fish both nights and the fish was excellent. My husband had the West End beef dip sandwich and the grilled beef and cheese sandwich. Both were very good.... More

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