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Fat Cats

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3920 Avila Beach Dr, Avila Beach, CA 93424
+1 805-595-2204
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“home fries” (5 reviews)
“lobster” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3920 Avila Beach Dr, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for breakfast, food was typical breakfast food. Also had catered street tacos at a winery pick up party the night before from Fat Cats. They were pretty good and included lobster tacos (with a lot of rice).

Thank tym4zin
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lunch: I had cod fish tacos. They were good but seemed a little dry. Husband had cod fish and chips. He liked them, no complaints. We enjoyed the harbor and ocean views and when we finished our meal, we took a walk out on the...More

Thank sanddollar12
Reviewed 5 days ago

I stopped at this restaurant for a quick lunch and I enjoyed the clam chowder so much I have made this my go to place for chowder many times now. The service is always swift and friendly and the chowder for me is the best...More

Thank coffeebeanthere2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed breakfast and the young man that brought me my Bloody Mary was very attentive. The ham steak melted in my mouth and I had to share it with my husband who is a ham aficionado. He was enjoying his Avila Benedict which looked...More

Thank catysonreviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal at this restaurant. It is located close to the harbour and we decided to go with the seafood options in the belief that it would/should be good. We weren’t disappointed. We ordered the scallop and shrimp in cream sauce and...More

Thank craigden19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant and the meals, then, were good. The restaurant has a nice view of Port San Luis pier and harbor. We stopped for dessert and ordered the Raspberry Cheese cake to split. The appearance as delicious looking and the portion was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and service. Would definitely go again. Loved the French toast! After we ate we walked on the Harford Pier. Nice vistas of the area.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gone big time years ago..was a locals hangout for salty types and other riff raft hanging about.Still might see a pirate ot two about the place spilling over from the boat repair yard next door. $16 bucks will get ya a fancy tuna sandwich and...More

Thank harveymushman99
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We visited here last year and really enjoyed the quality of the food for the price. Eat then enjoy a walk on the pier.

Thank bmw4life
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Fat Cats is down the highway from Avila Beach about ½ mile in Port San Luis. The our food was good, the costs were reasonable and the service was excellent. We will likely return. My wife had a Cheese Omelet which she said was somewhere...More

Thank lobo59
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3920 Avila Beach Dr, Avila Beach, CA 93424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-595-2204
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