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Cambria Cafe

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2282 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-3018
805-927-8519
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Takeout

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Visitor rating
  • 28
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice lunch.

Looked cute when we drove by. We had a nice lunch as we sat by the window and watched the foot traffic. I ordered the hot pastrami sandwich and it was good. Husb. Ordered fish and chips. Great service.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Nell S
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Georgetown, Texas
via mobile
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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54 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Georgetown, Texas
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Looked cute when we drove by. We had a nice lunch as we sat by the window and watched the foot traffic. I ordered the hot pastrami sandwich and it was good. Husb. Ordered fish and chips. Great service.

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Palm Springs, California, United States
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196 reviews 196 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We needed to stop and eat lunch before an afternoon tour of the Hearst Castle. We found the Cambria Cafe as one of the listings on TA and gave it a try. We needed to have a quick lunch to make sure we arrived in time for our tour. Our orders were taken promptly and the two of us both... More 

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Fresno, California
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The food was so good I finished my plate and even cleaned my freinds plate... nothing left. Will return if in the area

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Reedley
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

In October, we are the chillaquilles for the first time. It was amazing. We couldn't wait to get back. It was even better the second time. You have to try them.

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Big Bear Lake, California
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390 reviews 390 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

The wife and I were visiting the area and needed to grab a bite for lunch. We had never been to this spot before and decided to give it a try. The wife had the seafood platter ($17+) which she found to be surprisingly good. She said it did not taste like it had been frozen and that it was... More 

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La Mesa, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This restaurant probably serves outstanding Mexican food, but we wanted a traditional American breakfast. We ordered straightforward dishes--eggs, sausage, oatmeal. Everything was prepared to perfection. We ordered a la carte, which was a mistake, because our meal cost more than we intended. We should have looked at the menu more cafefully. That said, I highly recommend this Cafe when you're... More 

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Irvine, California
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168 reviews 168 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We had the clam strips & french fries and chile relleno plate. The clam strips were very good but not as good the best we've had (Laughing Clam, Grant's Pass, Oregon). The chile relleno was also very good but I'm a chile relleno aficionado and have had the most amazing rellenos. However, I think their Mexican rice is probably the... More 

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Woodland, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went in for breakfast. Staff was friendly and the food was very good. Omelets were very good and they have fresh squeezed orange juice.

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Glendale, Arizona
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Cambria seems to have a number of homey, fast and value-priced locations for breakfast. Cambria Cafe definitely fits into that category. The restaurant also serves Mexican food, so I recall Mexican-influenced dishes on the menu. I had what might have been the best biscuits and gravy that I've ever eaten! If we're back, this is where we'll eat all our... More 

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Ventura, CA
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107 reviews 107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We ate here during our family vacation to Moro Bay. We came over to Cambria to see the town and shop. We were looking for a place to have lunch and happened to see the TripAdvisor logo in the window so we new this was the place to go. We were not disappointed. The food and service was great. There... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2282 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-3018
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: 805-927-8519

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Californian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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