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Spyglass Inn Restaurant offers fine dining overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Every seat in the house has a gorgeous view!
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Waterfront
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there recently to attend a dinner to honor my cousin who passed away and planned to be seated outside with a table of 12. Since, some had arrived early we decided to go to the bar while our table was being set up....I was trying to decide while everyone ordered a beer and I decided to have a glass of wine. I looked at all the bottles lined up on the bar and recognized one I like but wasn't sure so I turned it around to see the label. The Bartender shouted at me "Don't Touch My S---! But, he said the wordI was shocked and walked out. Later I realized my mistake because of Covid. But, there was a million other ways he could have handled it. I won't swear to it but I don't think he had a mask on. Needless to say, I was upset the entire evening and the rest of my group wanted to report him. I left it because I wanted our time together as a family to be pleasant for the widow.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 21, 2020

Beautiful patio seating (with space heaters if needed) with gorgeous views of the ocean. Excellent service. Our waiter was friendly, helped with the wine selection, and overall made our dinner an enjoyable experience. Unfortunately dinner menu has few, if any, choices for vegetarians and vegans....Go for the view and the ambience. We will.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 11, 2020 via mobile

Dylan was an amazing server!!! Crab Tuesday was great! Wedge salad was really awesome with bacon and glazed walnuts!!! The view panoramic! Overall a truly magnificent experience! We appreciated the entire experience!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed July 30, 2020

Got there at 8 on a Monday night, walked right in. Table for 2 right against the edge of the patio and glass with a great view of the ocean. Staff was nice, food was great. Ordered the Tiramisu for dessert, it was to die...for.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed July 17, 2020

Called to order food online due to the Pandemic. We were told that the food would be "ready in TEN to FIFTEEN minutes"! What's important to keep in mind is that there was no inside dining which should have made it a lot easier to...fill online orders. After THIRTY minutes I went in to find out the status of our order and the hostess was VERY RUDE and took my credit card and walked away. There was only one other couple waiting for a pick up order. She finally came back and had me sign the credit card slip with a pen so they weren't practicing COVID-19 protocols. I ordered the fish and chips which was absolutely awful. No taste or flavor and the french fries were worse! My wife ordered a salad and they didn't even include the dressing. The Absolutely Worst Restaurant I've been in!!More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed June 1, 2020

We were staying at the Spyglass Inn so thought the onsite restaurant made perfect sense and we had a fantastic evening. The food was epic but expect big portions, we had a starter and a main but couldn't finish them even though we really wanted...to. We enjoyed great food, drinks, service, atmosphere and to top it off we were captivated by one of the most beautiful sunsets we have ever seen. Thank you. P.S. we also had breakfast the next morning and that was very nice.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2020

Very convenient to the hotel for breakfast thru dinner. Nice views from the bar and restaurant and outside seating available.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed January 6, 2020

The food, views and service were wonderful! Stopped in on a Sunday for lunch. We called ahead to make sure they had some fresh, west coast oysters and were assured, "yes". Had a bloody mary, mimosa, fresh oysters on the shell, chowder and salmon. The...food was good and the views were even better. A very nice restaurant! Prices were reasonable for the quality of food, service and views. We will be back next time through!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed December 21, 2019 via mobile

The Spyglass Inn Restaurant really does have curb appeal and having walked the ocean front path behind this restaurant, we knew the establishment had a fabulous view...and today was our first dining experience here. The view was indeed WONDERFUL. The service, provided by Reese (see...pic) was attentive and friendly. Thank-you Reese! This morning we both decided to go the Eggs Benedict route (Eggs Benedict 3/5 for her, and Crab Benedict 2/5 for me) and we shared the Avocado Toast (3/5...she didn’t finish her half). Unfortunately we wouldn’t recommend any of these. The Crab Benedict didn’t smell very appetizing and the crab tasted canned. Neither Benedicts had a crisply toasted English Muffin, so no crunch. The Avocado Toast bread was not “toasted” enough, so again, no crunch. Value factor (considering this was breakfast) was non-existent, and dropping over $50 dollars for the meal we received will probably deter us from returning. Today, in this Reviewer’s opinion...the Spyglass Inn failed “to deliver the goods” so to speak and therefore only earns a 3 Point, “lukewarm” recommendation and review.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 14, 2019

We went to breakfast and lunch at The Spyglass. Both were great. Service was very good and the view was lovey.

Date of visit: December 2019
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It used to, but now it is $5.00 and at that price, it is not worth the cost. At first, they raised it to $2.50, and then, it went to $5.
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