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STAX Wine Bar & Bistro

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Wine Bar, Spanish, Vegetarian
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1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442
805-772-5055
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hubs and I stopped in. Nice paninis, crostinis, charcuterie, etc. not quite a full meal but good. Good bottle selection - lots of central coast options. Also have a 5 wine flight for $10. Would recommend.

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Fountain Valley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The Anderson family from the Inn recommended Stax as a fun place to go sit, chill and have a glass of wine. They were absolutely right. Stax is at the end of the Embarcadero, kind of tucked around the corner. We sat at the bar, had a beautiful glass of wine and an appetizer. The staff was friendly and the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This place is the bomb. I ordered the flight and it started with a riesling(which I am not a fan of) and I loved it sooo much. The cesear crostini amaaaazing! I loved the anchovies-super fresh and not salty at all. They have a local brewed hard cider that is good too. The server is very attentive and really goes... More 

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Morro Bay, California
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This is my family's "go to" spot when we want a relaxing meal out! It's so much more than just a wine bar. The ingredients of the crostini dishes are always consistently fresh. If wine isn't your thing, they also have a good variety of beers on the menu. The staff is friendly and laid back. A great view of... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

My husband and I were spending a "staycation" in Morro Bay and decided to try STAX. We live in Paso and work in the tourism business - for some reason we've never tried STAX. BIG mistake! The place is pleasant, offers a really nice selection of wines and food, too. It's got a view of Morro Rock (sort of) and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Was in Morro Bay for a week and was looking for somewhere to chill and have a light meal and a glass of wine. Found Stax and strolled on over. So glad we did. The first time we went our server Annie was quite friendly, informative and have good suggestions of wines and food. We had a cheese plate, the... More 

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Morro Bay, Calif., United States
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Fabulous selection of California wines, service is exceptional, they have occasional live music that is always great to sip wine to and visit with friends. You might even meet someone new, It's a gathering place for the who's who on the Central coast of California. Not unheard of for a celebrity to pop in once and awhile. Very relaxing and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

They had the best oysters. Excellent ambiance. We had some wine and craft beer. We enjoyed our appetizers and the great service.

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Thank Frances D
Newhall, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Love to stop by this place every time we are in Morro Bay. Always have very interesting pours for tasting, some local some not. So kick back with a cheese platter, people watch, and try something new.

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Redwood City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We stumbled across Stax 3 years ago and every time we visit the area we stop in. Great wine selection and wonderful crostini menu. They have live music a few nights a week which adds to the charm. We so wish this was closer to home...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $14
Cuisine
Wine Bar, Spanish, Vegetarian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1099 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: 805-772-5055
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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