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STAX Wine Bar & Bistro

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Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Tapas, Wine Bar
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1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442
805-772-5055
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Description: STAX Wine Bar& Bistro Featuring Gourmet Tapas starting at $6. Imported...
STAX Wine Bar& Bistro Featuring Gourmet Tapas starting at $6. Imported Meats, Cheeses, Olives, and MOre. Crositinis, Paninis, Huge Prawn Cocktail, OVER 120 Local and Imported wines. Wine by the Glass, Taste or Bottle. Live music Thursdays and Sundays. Morro Bay's Coolest Wine Bar!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
We had a great night!

We were just wandering past and stopped in. We had a great night. There was some live music. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was wonderful. Simple but really nice and well priced too. A few wines, some beer, a nice meal and overall we had had a great night. Thanks to the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Australia
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203 reviews 203 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We were just wandering past and stopped in. We had a great night. There was some live music. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was wonderful. Simple but really nice and well priced too. A few wines, some beer, a nice meal and overall we had had a great night. Thanks to the Stax Team. Oh and you... More 

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Riverside, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We dropped by STAX Wine Bar & Bistro for an after dinner glass of wine and were rewarded with excellent wines to choose from and a knowledgeable and friendly wait staff. Loved the view, the service and the cigars they sell at the counter. Too bad they don't have an outdoor area in which to enjoy a cigar with top-shelf... More 

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Morro Bay, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

For a small town, Morro Bay has lots of restaurants, most of them very good. There are simple restaurants and elegant ones. Italian, Japanese, fish, breakfast and lunch, and some only for dinner. Some with outdoor seating, others with views. There also are 2 wine bars, one called Staxs which serves delicious tapus-style food. On Thursday evening it is particularly... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great little selection of snack type dinners. Really special, although small portions perfect for a light dinner. Excellent selection of wines, and even a few cigars. A nice little place often overlooked in Morro Bay. Affiliated with Giovanni's Fish Market. So good fish if you wish!

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Morro Bay, California
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40 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This has become my office go-to place when we need a relaxing stress release lunch. Last visit got to meet the owner and learn more about his passion in this place and how he runs his wine club. Each day has a different special and we are regulars either on Tuesdays (Buy 1 Get 1 half-price food items including apps... More 

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grover beach
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Went last year for beer,wine & snacks. Bruschetta was excellent,but way,way too high priced. Wine also yummy,but too pricey. This year went for two dollar mimosas. Nice!

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Santa Barbara, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Excellent wines and tapas, especially good because everything is so fairly priced ($2 tastes of wine). Tapas elegant and reasonably priced.

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San Lorenzo, CA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This was literally right down the hill form our hotel. Wine tasting and tasty bites. We came in the place was fairly crowded. Found a spot at the end of the bar serving area. A great guitarist was playing that night ( I think they have music twice a week). That was fun treat. Ordered oysters but they were out... More 

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Los Ange
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

This is a nice wine bar with friendly and knowledgable staff. It is modern looking with a full glass wall, and still feels cozy. It is located at the very end of Embarcadero - a street with gift shops, restaurants, boutiques, etc. I did not try food this time, I just tested wines, and this is where my only complain... More 

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Cincinnati
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124 reviews 124 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We tried 4 of their small plate items including a couple of their crostini's, crab cakes and prawn cocktail and really enjoyed everything. The service was good and the selection of wines excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: 805-772-5055

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 14
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Tapas, Wine Bar

Description

STAX Wine Bar& Bistro Featuring Gourmet Tapas starting at $6. Imported Meats, Cheeses, Olives, and MOre. Crositinis, Paninis, Huge Prawn Cocktail, OVER 120 Local and Imported wines. Wine by the Glass, Taste or Bottle. Live music Thursdays and Sundays. Morro Bay's Coolest Wine Bar!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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