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1121 Broad St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3506
805-545-5401
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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Placerville, California
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214 reviews 214 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

I don't think a salad can really give someone a good feel for a restaurant, but pre-lunch muffin appetizers did the trick. Oh man, I'd go just for the jalapeño cornbread muffins. Aside from the food, Big Sky offers a south-of-the-border feel in the open air. It's a great place for lunch, brunch, people watching or just relaxing.

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San Luis Obispo, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Big Sky always has a wait, and it's worth it. Their wine menu is full, and the specials are always creative. Food is fresh and delicious, light, colorful, simple ingredients, but complex tastes. Whole, healthy foods served in a relaxed atmosphere.

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Templeton, CA
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Visited today (Veteran's Day). The restaurant was slow when we arrived around 8:00 a.m. but slowly filled to almost capacity within an hour. Service was good but the food was average. Big Sky is known for its organic and sustainable menu choices. My food was served warm (at best; certainly not hot) like it had set for awhile after being... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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90 reviews 90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Very natural good for you selections, nice atmosphere and very friendly service. I have never seen kale used in menu items before and they do a nice job with their seasonings. Good place for the health conscience person.

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Peoria, Arizona
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The restaurants was absolutely wonderful and had the best food. The staff was great, friendly and paid attention to their customers' needs. We had the Catfish and it was awesome. It was nice seeing gluten free and vegetarian symbols on the menu and they also made substitutions and being a "picky" eater, this restaurant made it very easy for me... More

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San Luis Obispo, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I have never had a bad meal at this restaurant . The menu is so varied, you can try a big variety and you will not be disappointed. Always fresh local ingredients.

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San Luis Obispo, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Charles, the owner has created one of the very best restaurant options in town. Always freshly made soups, salads and cuisine spanning the globe. Perfect for every palate and eating preference from vegan to carnivore.

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San Luis Obispo, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I probably eat at Big Sky at least once a month. Great seasonal meals and the owner, Charles, is a very generous contributor to many local non-profits.

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Norther California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We enjoyed our lunch at the Big Sky Cafe, I have heard breakfast is great as well. I will go back! I want to try other things. I had the salmon BLT.. it was VERY good!

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Los Angeles
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The restaurant is aesthetically pleasing. It has a nice rustic yet comfortable feel. We went in the late afternoon and the service was wonderful. I had a wine margarita and I must tell you it was better then the tequila ones I've had elsewhere. I ordered two fish soft tacos. They were so large I had to share one with... More

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Additional Information about Big Sky Cafe

Address: 1121 Broad St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3506
Phone Number: 805-545-5401
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Asian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian

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