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Sea Chest Oyster Bar

6216 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1804
+1 805-927-4514
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6216 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1804
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the place for great food and excellent service. If you are looking for a great time with family and friends, this is the spot. The fish is out of this world.

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Long wait but worth it. The place for the best calamari I've ever had. Seafood only all incredibly fresh with an incredible view

Thank jcw1esq
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were happy to find this restaurant next door to our hotel which we booked last minute as it was getting dark on Highway 1. This restaurant had a nice charm, served great food and also had a good drinks menu. We'd happily recommend, but...More

Thank jabbski
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at the hotel next door so tried the Sea Chest for dinner. There was a sign saying cash only at the door and I thought it was a joke. It was not. Never before have I visited a fine restaurant that only...More

Thank Dovman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at the El Colibri...and it's a short and nice walk to this restaurant along the waterfront. Food was awesome. They are very busy....but the wait wasn't too long. We hung out at the bar / waiting area and had some wine while...More

Thank billybcheung
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food - Sea Chest doen't ake credit car or bookings however there is and ATM located inside. Food was awesome and rather well priced. Great views of the rugged coast line

Thank Jacqui B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Shrimp Scampi over pasta was good and our traveling partners couldn't stop raving about the Salmon. The only negative was that it is a "cash only" place.

Thank Lidwina S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is simply fabulous! You must love fish as that is all they serve as far as entree's go... but vegans and vegetarians will do just fine. I happen to LOVE FISH and we have now been to the Sea Chest Oyster Bar three...More

Thank maryhadreas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ask for Cameron best service ever. Food is all good we have been here many times and the view is fabulous.

Thank joenpatty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined for Dinner on 9/20/2018 (Thursday): This place does NOT take credit card. They only take cash and they have an ATM inside next to the bar. We arrived around 6 PM and there was just a short (10 minute) wait. We got a couple...More

Thank BrutolMotent
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May 22, 2018|
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Response from Campbell2 | Reviewed this property |
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April 16, 2018|
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Response from Ben B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a full bar. The hot spot for a lot of folks is to have their meal at the bar. A very social crowd.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $30
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6216 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-4514
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