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Mr Ricks

404 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
+1 805-595-7425
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
404 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

Sports type bar set up inside, weekend live music outside, beverage prices on the high side, overall younger customers

Thank oceanogary
Reviewed August 8, 2016

We got a seat right on the 'boardwalk' and watched the world go by while drinking a beer and eating a bite on a beautiful sunny summer afternoon. They have a full bar so no matter what you want, they can fix you up. There...More

Thank punkiepam
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

1st visit to Mr Rick's and it's a great establishment. Try the Margarita or one of there many other awesome cocktails.

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Delicious red beers in the morning and a great patio to enjoy the view. The food was typical bar fare, but tasty, and the beer was cold. Laid back and easy breezy.

Thank Dana W
Reviewed July 17, 2016

We went there after dinner to drink and dance. They had a live band and we had a great time, drinking and dancing.

Thank JJoef
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Place is dirty and small like depression and stale beer. The "bouncers" are some type of secret service, swat team, wannabe lames. Could not bring my bottle of water in because being hydrated is frowned upon. Skip this turd on fire and go elsewhere.

Thank Gregory S
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Great place to unwind on Friday and Saturday. Friday, during summer, there is a farmers market in the street in front. They have a live band and people set up lawn chairs or sit inside the bar. Good music and mix of younger and older...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Visited the bar on a Sunday and it is very busy! Lots of TV's with sporting events and a casual hang-out place.

Thank LNYE
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

On a road trip home to LA from SF, we stopped for a couple of hours in this charming beach town. We haven't been there in years and remembered Mr Ricks when they were located on the pier. Feeling nostalgic we HAD to stop in...More

Thank LadyDi_and_Cowman
Reviewed April 14, 2016

Fun place and great bar scene. They have live music on the patio over looking the beach on weekends. Drinks are little expensive but worth the fun you will have. You can't say you've been to Avila until you have been to Rick's!

Thank lloyd501 p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-595-7425
Great Happy Hour Mon-thurs 5:30 7 Pm Great Specialty Drinks!! Live Music/dj Too
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