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Tognazzini's Dockside Restaurant

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1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
+1 805-772-8100
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (90 reviews)
“fresh fish” (65 reviews)
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1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
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Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

When I'm in morro bay I eat here. Fresh of the boat fish everyday. Seating on dock or inside. Smoked clams and oysters are incredible. Clam chowder is just the way I like it rich and full of flavor. Can't go wrong with the fresh...More

Thank ApeLC
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Not only is Tognazzini's a historical fixture at the end of Embarcadero, it's a hometown favorite of long time families here in town. We have celebrated momentous occasions, hosted our international friends and shared our pride when we travel by inviting new friends to visit...More

Thank SiouxMac
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal at this bustling restaurant near the end of the waterfront. The appetizers of pickles and relishes were wonderful, and all of the seafood meals were cooked to perfection. We will be back.

Thank CA7777
Reviewed June 20, 2016

When passing Morro Bay on a trip down the California coast, we made a point to stop for lunch at the Dockside. Both my husband and I were taken with the casual atmosphere that made us feel like locals rather than tourists when we visited...More

Thank Eva S
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

The seafood lovers were happy. The crab was good as well as the Admirals platter. The hamburger looked good, but I went with fish and chips. They were dry and lightly battered. I prefer the thick beer batter.

Thank Wperume
Reviewed June 8, 2016

Very Disappointed. If you are a local, you are treated like royalty, however we were tourist and this was not a good experience. When we arrived at Dockside, we asked for a window seat so we could look out at Morro Bay, the person that...More

1  Thank ldscountry
Reviewed June 8, 2016

After checking reviews, I had planned to check this place out. The menu and view looked great online. When we got to the address, we saw the word Dockside and went inside. It looked so much different than I expected so we left. We ate...More

Thank Tina C
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Boy am I glad we had reservations on a Friday at 7. Arrived a tad early and the place was packed but we were seated within minutes. Most tables are window tables too. Dinner started with a comp relish tray.Shrimp bisque was a little thick...More

Thank Naniepoppie123
Reviewed May 29, 2016

Nice place , small, good fish dinners.Have also eaten next door at the Hut .On a date , or looking for more of a romantic atmosphere try the Hut . Believe Togazzini dinners better as for food being more fresh out of the ocean but...More

Thank bynner
Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Positives: Lots of food, casual atmosphere, on the dock. House Salad was fresh and large with mixed greens, light crust on fish, tasty chipotle aioli. Negatives: unnoticeable crab in crab cakes, very overcooked fish and chips, bell pepper in overthink bisque was overpowering. Overpriced for...More

Thank Laurie G
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Beth R
September 1, 2016|
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Response from PurpleDancingqueen | Reviewed this property |
Go to there website, select Dockside under Out Restaurants, at the bottom chick on Restaurant Menu which will bring up a PDF menu which you can look at or print. Hope this helped.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-8100
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