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STAX Wine Bar & Bistro

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$$ - $$$
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1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2037
+1 805-772-5055
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Long Beach, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great specials $5 glass wine Fridays, with good quality wine. $5 paninis Friday's. $1 Oysters Saturdays. Fantastic meat and cheese platters. Great setting, great music. Really comfortable inside to just hang out. We love it here. Come multiple times each visit. Highly recommend.

Thank equineracers
Nicasio, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Great place to enjoy good food and wine with an excellent atmosphere. The service here is exemplary too.

Thank Bobbybubblewanda
Boulder, Colorado
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78 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

A well-curated selection of fine wines--nice regional selection as well as some Spanish and French wines. The staff was very pleasant and helpful. Sea Smoke for Christmas!

Thank BoulderBayandSantaFe
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

We ended up there by accident;strolling along and went in! Excellent service; wine extremely good. It was our very first experience wine tasting and our server was very gracious and informative in explaining different wines and how pairing them with food! Now we love wine tasting. We currently just moved to Morro Bay two weeks ago. And of course, Stan... More 

Thank Brenda M
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42 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

We arrived in this place by chance, in a rainy day, and discovered this charming bistro. We ordered salads and sandwiches which were presented in a very original way, with fresh ingredients of good quality. There was obviously a special care and research in their cuisine. The deco was nice but the lights were quite cold and insufficient. Also the... More 

Thank Jehanne L
york england
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101 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Visited here twice this week. 1st time we had a bottle of wine and cheeses. 2nd time went for the $2 bucks fizz night. Both times got excellen service and definately the most stylish venue in morro bay

Thank msbYorkEngland
Veurne, Belgium
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We ve been there with a few friends and had a really nice evening. Having some wines,beers and champaign. We ordered the cheese and meatplate. The olive plates and a few paninis. The food was excellent. The only thing is that we had to break up our fun at 8.15pm what I personally think it is a bit early especially... More 

1 Thank Ilse W
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

The 1st time we have tried wine tasting, the place was very relaxing. The guy who served us was very knowledgable about the wines on offer. The food really complimented it. After the 'tasting' we had a bottle of the Pinot noir. A very enjoyable evening. Go early as it closes around 8pm

Thank Sasha S
San Luis Obispo, California
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51 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

outstanding through and through!! i labeled this as "fine dining" because the food is mid-range in price but once you add your wine who knows... my friend and i got the olive plate, cheese plate and oysters on the half shell. absolutely delightful in all aspects. the staff extremely knowledgeable, helpful and attentive. a stupendous bottle of super dry "ballsy"... More 

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Modesto Ca
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Great place to enjoy a glass or two of wine. Loved the atmosphere and the wine selection was vast. Staff is very attentive and more than happy to help. Job well done.

1 Thank Arnoldo S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $14
Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2037
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-5055
STAX Wine Bar& Bistro Featuring Gourmet Tapas starting at $6. Imported Meats, Cheeses, Olives, and MOre. Crositinis, Paninis, Huge Prawn Cocktail, OVER 120 Local and Imported wines. Wine by the Glass, Taste or Bottle. Live music Thursdays and Sundays. Morro Bay's Coolest Wine Bar!

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