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Madeline's Restaurant

788 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2835
+1 805-927-4175
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, French, Wine Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
788 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2835
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food, great service, big wine pours! The bread with creamy butter was delicious. Filet mignon was so tender and flavorful and the stuffed chicken breast was savory and cooked to perfection. I wished we had saved room for dessert!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Madeline's is one of the best restaurants in Cambria! I've eaten here twice! There is always something wonderful to try! They are usually quite busy, but somehow seem to find us a table for two. If you have a larger party, I definitely recommend reservations....More

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We made reservations here not knowing what to expect because we had only been to Cambria once before. We were just delighted with the service and the food! We shared some appetizers and enjoyed main courses that were delicious and well presented. Everything about our...More

Thank Laurel M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can see why Madeline’s is one of the best restaurants in Cambria! The food was delicious and the service was excellent. My husband and I were there for dinner and it was the perfect place to celebrate our anniversary! Cody our waiter gave us...More

Thank MrsHardin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sophisticated menu but not pretentious. Superb rabbit, our favorite. Impeccable service, and great wine selection. We ate there Wednesday eve and returned Friday, after sampling other spots in the area. Do not miss this!!!

Thank bucketlistcomplete
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cambria was our first stop on our California and Oregon coast road trip. We had visited Cambria before but had not tried Madeline’s. We were very glad we did this time. We opted for a selection of appetizers and a shared dessert. We had the...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband I celebrated 30 years from our first date at Madeline's Restaurant. The service was excellent, informative and inviting. The server knew when to inquire about the dining experience and meal without interrupting a conversation. The beef was definitely prime and was served with...More

Thank Deanna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I dined here after a long day on the road. We were greeted warmly and seated in a very comfortable banquette. The menu is a little limited, but probably appropriate for a small restaurant in a small out of the way town....More

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I were in the area as tourists. We had visited the Hearst Castle and the Elephant Seal area and wanted a resting place nearby. So we chose Cambria. We had researched the local restaurants and chose Madeline's based on the on-line reviews....More

Thank ThePageTurner
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We came here based on the rave reviews and were not disappointed. The atmosphere is lovely for a cosy and romantic meal, and the staff really friendly and accommodating. The food was absolutely delicious - I had the lamb shank which was cooked really well...More

Thank RachBrown18
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Response from Korina M | Reviewed this property |
I would call them....they are amazing and accommodating. Hope this helps.
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June 27, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$22 - $32
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 788 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2835
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-4175
Wine Tasting Room by Day & Restaurant by Night! I think one of the best ways to get the full experience of Madeline's is to visit our open daily wine tasting room where you can try some of the best boutique wines that the central coast has to offer and then finish off your custom wine tasting with dinner in our full service dining room! We thank you for spending a few moments on our website and hope you enjoy all that the central coast has to offer. See you soon! David - Chef/Owner
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