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Blue Sky Bistro on the Bay

699 Embarcadero Ste 6, Morro Bay, CA 93442 (Formerly Blue Skye Deli Cafe)
+1 805-772-8988
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Ranked #27 of 79 Restaurants in Morro Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Bistro
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Description: Spectacular views and outdoor tables make this "Bistro on the Bay" a perfect spot to relax, enjoy a latte or organic coffee and hot breakfast.Breakfast is served all day. In addition to the indoor seating, there are 18 outdoor waterfront tables to enjoy watching the seals, otters, pelicans and other nature as well as watching the sailboats drift by. There is soothing live weekend entertainment in the morning and it gets a bit kicked up in the afternoon during happy hour and they have their own house wine among a great wine list. The scene is gorgeous and a glassed in area is provided to enjoy the outdoors when it is windy. Sunset is beautiful from this location while dinner is served. Fresh local seafood is the main dish along with pastas and fresh salads.
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UK
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

My husband and I had spent a fantastic morning whale watching and decided to eat at this restaurant which is the nearest to the dock. Big mistake! We were welcomed by a great guy who made a really great recommendation for beer and then it all went down hill. We ordered our meals which were lovely and just before we... More

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Cornwall, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

After an overnight stay in Morro Bay and before we headed north to SF, we stopped here for a quick breakfast. Service was good, meals delivered quick and order was accurate. Food was tasty and coffee was GOOD. We also purchased 2 bottles of water which had been imprinted with their logo. total cost of oue vist was $38.00. If... More

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Orange County, CA
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

My wife and I have spent a weekend in Morro Bay each of the past three years. We usually dine at Dorn's the first night as it's our favorite. Saturday night is for trying something new. Last year it was the Harbor Hut, this year the Blue Sky Bistro. Honestly we had never even noticed Blue Sky on previous trips.... More

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We had a nice little table outside next to the dock overlooking Moro Rock. My breakfast of scrambled eggs with spinach, tomatoes, and mushroom, topped with avocado was delicious. My husband had the country potatoes, also excellent. My son only ordered hot chocolate, but it did look like a treat. Wish we could linger a little longer but we had... More

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Morro Bay, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

What a fabulous place. Great service, great food and the most wonderful place to see Morro Bay. I can recommend this place wholeheartedly. Well worth a visit.

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SF Bay Area, CA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Just returned from a weekend in Morro Bay and had our last meal at the Blue Sky - what a terrible way to end such a fun weekend. The service was just awful - shall I saw absent? The interior dining area is cramped and has zero charm. If you want to see the beautiful views that the Bay has... More

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Nelsonville, Ohio
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We enjoyed our breakfast and the view was great! Food was good, but there was a bit of a wait. The café seems to be going through an identity crisis, in the process of changing names, etc. Hope all goes well.

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Fresno, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We had just visited Morro Bay for an event we went to. We were a group of 8-10. We arrived Friday afternoon and set out to find a place to eat. Still early evening and the crowds were small. We came across the Blue Sky Bistro and said let's try it. They had a great selection of wine and beer.... More

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London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Never, in 40 years of visiting restaurants throughout the world, have I experienced such self-centred and appalling behaviour from restaurant staff - and that from the manager. We had a couple of relatively minor issues (an extra long wait for our light lunch, and the salsa spilt on serving) but had not made any issue about them at all. When... More

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Morro Bay, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I am a Morro Bay local and really wanted this place to be great. With outside seating right on the bay the atmosphere is beautiful. However, I have been here several times and it seems to be getting worse. The service is negligent, at best. I watched someone's breakfast burrito sit in the window for about 12 minutes before being... More

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