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Blue Sky Bistro on the Bay

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699 Embarcadero Ste 6, Morro Bay, CA 93442 (Formerly Blue Skye Deli Cafe)
+1 805-772-8988
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Spectacular views and outdoor tables make this "Bistro on the Bay" a...
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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  • 63
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    Very good
  • 13
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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Don't order the Meat Loaf

The only bad thing I can say about the Bistro (and this opinion) they do not make a good meat loaf everything else was good

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
  • Scenic view
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We tried the meatloaf and pastrami sandwiches, the lobster bisque and the lentil soup - loved it all! Family friendly and conveniently located along the Embarcadero.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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224 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We spent two nights in Mooro Bay on our Californian roadtrip. Our inn didn't service breakfast, so we went out looking for a nice breakfast place. We only found the Blue Sky Bistro that served more like a traditional breakfast and not only coffee, pancakes and cookies, which isn't my idea of a breakfast. The Blue Sky Bistro has an... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

The only bad thing I can say about the Bistro (and this opinion) they do not make a good meat loaf everything else was good

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

There's a place called the Blue Sky Bistro in Morro Bay, which sits overlooking the water. You can see Morro Rock and Estero Bay from wherever you sit, whether your inside the restaurant or on the patio. The food is amazingly delicious, but my wife and I will literally drive down there on a whim, just to eat the Lobster... More 

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Tehachapi, California
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78 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We enjoyed dinner and a chance to try a few new items. The fresh catch was good, not great but good. The steak was very good, not great but very good. The appetizers were the king here.

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5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

NOT a tasteless tourist-trap, this harborside bistro offers a scrumptious lobster bisque set to the music of barking sea lions and chatting fishermen on the dock just below. Grab a beer and bask in the bay breeze on the patio of this chill nosh spot. Do it!

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Paso Robles Wine Region, California
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Lovely to sit outside and watch the coming and goings on the harbor. View of Morro rock while you eat solid good food. Dog friendly outdoor seating. Always super friendly, accomodating staff.

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I can't count how many times we stop here to get our lobster bisque "fix" .....my boyfriend and I recommend this place to everyone and anyone who hasn't tried it. We stay committed to our local grub spot ! And great service every single time! Thx to everyone who makes our experience there comfortable and Tasty! Cheers to the chef... More 

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Santa Maria, California
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

My wife got the classic Egg's Benedict and absolutely loved them. It was more than she could eat so we took one home. She said it was even good re-heated the next day. I got the breakfast burrito. It was good, but was pretty dry and had more potatoes in it then anything else. We will go back the next... More 

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Lancaster, California
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I enjoyed this cafe... I found the customer service good, the view amazing and the food tasty! I felt like I was a local and I had found my little Cafe hangout. There is the option of indoor or outdoor seating. I went for lunch and had a yummy tuna sandwich and then I returned the next day for breakfast.... More 

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Address: 699 Embarcadero Ste 6, Morro Bay, CA 93442 (Formerly Blue Skye Deli Cafe)
Phone Number: +1 805-772-8988
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
Cuisine: Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 699 Embarcadero Ste 6, Morro Bay, CA 93442 (Formerly Blue Skye Deli Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-8988

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view

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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?