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901 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2149
805-772-2411
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating
Dining on a budget

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  • 71
    Excellent
  • 66
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Yummy Hot Roast Beef and Hot Pastrami Sandwiches

We ate here twice! The fish and chips were good also. Reasonably priced, friendly service, oceanview. I've had better clam chowder.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
dazyls
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Turlock, CA
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
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175 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Turlock, CA
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

We ate here twice! The fish and chips were good also. Reasonably priced, friendly service, oceanview. I've had better clam chowder.

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Bakersfield, California
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

Well now - it happened to us again....... we found another great restaurant in Morro Bay....the Hofbrau on Embarcadero!! Over the years, we've been in Morro Bay to visit and sometimes stay for a few days; and, we've encountered a lotta great dining places, but here visiting our 2 year old grandson, his mom and dad, all of SLO (San... More 

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Cambria
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My husband and I live nearby in Cambria and the Hofbrau is one of our favorite places, especially when we have guests. There are always seals, otters, and pelicans to watch and the food is very good, reliably so. Their speciality is the carved roast beef sandwich and my nephew said it was the best he every had at a... More 

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Carson City, Nevada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My husband and I had lunch at the Hofbrau and we were so impressed we went back for dinner! My husband had a calamari sandwich and I had fish and chips for lunch and both were delicious! Then we went back and had French Dip sandwiches for dinner. The roast beef is sliced directly off of a beautiful roast and... More 

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Eagle, Idaho
Top Contributor
278 reviews 278 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We always stop by for a cold beer and enjoy the outdoor seating area! It's oneof the best in town ! Cold beer outdoor seating by the water / bay! Does it get any better?

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Fountain Valley, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

The Hand-carved roast beef on a yummy roll was delicious! I came for fish & chips but after seeing so many orders for the roast beef, I couldn't resist. Great location, reasonable prices.

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Morro Bay, California
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My family craves this place.. Whenever they are in town, this is a must visit place.. Excellent and fresh food served here.. If in MB make sure you try them out.

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Alpine, California
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The best of the best. this is as close to Germany as you can get. if you go to Morro Bay this a must!!! HB beer on tap. They hand carve a roast for a very large sandwich. you the dunk it in a liquid. SO GOOD. the best deal in Morro Bay and the best food. IT IS HUGE... More 

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Shasta Lake, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Nice place great roast beef sandwich with horseradish and au jus. It's not cheap but it's good! Outdoor seating is perfect.

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Fresno, California
Top Contributor
202 reviews 202 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My husband and I were enjoying a leisurely walk on the waterfront in Morro Bay. We wandered in to see the beautiful cinnamon and pecan rolls that we could smell. They looked fresh and lovely; staff was very pleasant and not pushy. After wandering along the waterfront a bit longer, we decided we'd like a cinnamon and a pecan roll... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 901 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2149
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: 805-772-2411

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, German, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?