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Coffee Pot Restaurant

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1001 Front St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-4009
+1 805-772-3176
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7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came for breakfast at the recommendation of our motel, and are glad we did. A cute little diner-type place serving just breakfast and lunch. Our waitress, Amy, was friendly and helpful and efficient. I had a veggie scramble, served with potatoes and toast -- very generous portion and tasted great. My husband had eggs, pancakes and sausage -- also a... More 

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San Francisco, California
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful staff, excellent breakfast, good coffee at reasonable prices. Always eat here when we visit Morro Bay.

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Thank Power18
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our favorite place for breakfast in Morro Bay. Good location. Well prepared food. Great service. Nice owner with an interesting story - his book "Double Luck" can be found here. If they offered egg white substitutions (a consideration these days), I would have given it another star.

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Cayucos, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Coffee Pot is owned by a wonderful man that has written his life story from when he was in China, the story alone will make you love him. His Book is for sale at the Coffee Pot. Once you have read his story of growing up in China, you will feel like you have known him for ever and... More 

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Thank wedelbysea
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

had breakfast pretty good seafood omelet was full of seafood good service eggs in omelet a touch dry

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Thank Mikemhs
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

We've stayed in Morro Bay several times and somehow never found this restaurant until now. Maybe because it is at the north end of the Embarcadero. But the locals know where it is, and for good reason! We enjoyed a hearty breakfast in a clean, well decorated, friendly service restaurant. An amazing collection of coffee pots of all ages are... More 

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

It was observed that each person is greeted warmly and treated quite well. On this occasion, the owner/general manager (Gordon) Lu Chi Fa and server Amy greeted each person and in quite the teamwork fashion, delivered their appealing and tasty food right from the kitchen. If you like homemade corn beef hash for breakfast, stopping here is a must. It... More 

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Acton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Stopped in for lunch while traveling up the coast and so glad we did. Lots of great options for lunch and portions were generous. The decor is homey and cute. We even got to meet the owner, a very pleasant gentleman who emigrated to Calif from China many years ago.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Handy as right in town and seating outside to wait for a table when it's busy. Food itself quite average but good on a budget. Apple juice was horrible

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Diner food. Unfortunately no gluten menu:( we had fun and the views were nice but he food could be so much better to add to experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Front St, Morro Bay, CA 93442-4009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-3176

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?