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Dorn's Original Breakers Cafe

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801 Market Ave, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2123
+1 805-772-4415
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (48 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
801 Market Ave, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2123
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped in here on a visit to Morro Bay whilst travelling the California coast highway. They serve beautiful fresh local seafood, perfectly cooked and with a beautiful view of the harbour and Morro rock, especially at sunset. . The local oysters are definitely recommended. Nice...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We passed this restaurant which was close to our hotel and I spoke to a young lady at the front desk and asked if a reservation for dinner was necessary. She advised that it wasn’t as it was slow night. When we turned up for...More

Thank PeterMooney
Reviewed 2 days ago

Corn beef has was enjoyed! Corn tortillas a nice addition . The servers all very friendly. NIce energetic crowd!!! THANX!!!!!!!

Thank maagie2013
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hands down the best pancakes on the coast. View of the rock and Morro Bay while you’re eating and mimosas! Who could ask for more? 4/5 stars (cant give 1/2 star but sometimes service is a bit off...food is always excellent)

Thank heidi e
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We couldn’t get a seat in the restaurant we wanted to eat in and spotted Dorn’s up some steps opposite, great restaurant! We had a fillet Mignon each with a cheeky bottle of Merlot...was wonderful! Highly recommended!

Thank Woody_1_wood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having just arrive in Morro Bay, my wife and I could not get a reservation on a Saturday night. Walking from our hotel down to the Embarcadero hoping to find something, we were invited to eat on the deck at Dorn's We found the staff...More

1  Thank drfwilson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fruit plate fed three with leftovers for snacks later. We should have ordered one less entree between the three of us, but everything was tasty.

1  Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for dinner nice place good parking friendly staff. Had bar. Nice right bon water view. Take reservations. Had dinner hamburger of course was really good . Drinks were good tall glasses . Didn’t have to wait to long for table. Friend ordered salad said...More

1  Thank 117,315
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made reservations 2 weeks in advance and called to confirm time they didn’t have it in the book. They did accommodate us and a very nice table. The ono with the mango sauce was outstanding. My wife had a filet and it was also very...More

1  Thank dennism911
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for convenience and couldn’t have been happier. A great breakfast, good service, a lovely view of the rock and bay and surprising value (at least for breakfast).

1  Thank william m
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Response from beachlovers4 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is but I can't confirm it, a phone call should do it, enjoy!
November 22, 2015|
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Response from Mick T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Can't help. We're back in Australia. Just call them. And while you're there in Morro Bay, check out all the Australian Red Flowering Gum trees! T g ere are more there than I gave ever seen in Australia in one town... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Market Ave, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2123
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-4415
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