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Old Stone Station

713 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2815
805-927-4229
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Ranked #25 of 43 restaurants in Cambria
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Most recent review
- Jul 27, 2014
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

I loved the Clam Chowder in a bread bowl and completely enjoyed the atmosphere. The best was the mirror in the lady's room...LOL

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

A late lunch due to seeing the elephant seals but a great lunch! We were the last customers but the waiters didn't try to rush us. The fish, chowder & fries were excellent. . .served fresh from the fryer. Our 8-year-old devoured the oysters! Really friendly staff.

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Goleta, California
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96 reviews 96 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Walked into this somewhat funky quaint old-town charming restaurant to be met by a server who asked us to wait until a table became available. Took about 15 minutes with no drinks offered or anything else. OK so far. Did not faze us. We then were seated by a very friendly gentleman who procured some decent wine and a perfectly... More

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Pollock Pines, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Outstanding gourmet meals! Prices are moderate and very reasonable. Warm welcoming service and cozy relaxing environment.Usually I like to explore new places and opportunities but if I visit Hearst Castle again I won't look for any other place to have a great dinner :)

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California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We ate here (two adults, a 3 year old and a dog) on the recommendation of the Cambria Shores Inn. We were not disappointed. There is a lovely little covered patio which accommodates guests with dogs and the owner kindly moved a space heater close to our table (it was a bit cool) Service was very good and the owner... More

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Felton, California
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314 reviews 314 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We had a nice lunch here. Good clam chowder and Chinese Chicken Salad. Quiet and nicely decorated. Fair prices and good service.

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california
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I know that it's a tourist area so prices are bound to be exaggerated but they even charge for water (35 cents per cup). The fish and chips were good. Clam chowder was tasty. Breaded calamari was chewy and large pieces with a heavy horseradish sauce. We were seated on the top floor of the restaurant and it was a... More

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Michigan
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My husband and I ate at the Old Stone Station when we stayed in the area. We both had one of the fresh fish specials of the day and they were excellent. The owner and waitress were friendly and offered suggestions.

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Fresno, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

From sandwiches to burgers to steak and seafood, this place has it all. We've always had great meals here. The owner is usually on site either in the kitchen or greeting you out front. I love staying in Cambria but also love clam chowder bread bowls, which usually means a drive to Pismo Beach and the Splash Cafe. Other places... More

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santa barbara
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58 reviews 58 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We stopped in with the family after a day at Hearst Castle. It is a cozy and warm building and friendly service. The young lady that served us didn't know much about the menu but the food was OK. We had a couple appetizers which were good. We ordered the fish special which was salmon that night. The servings were... More

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