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Penny's All American Cafe'

Certificate of Excellence
American, Cafe, Diner, Soups
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1053 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2535
(805) 773-3776
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We've just been passing through, and stumbled upon this place. This is one of the nicests breakfasts I've ever had, the staff is very helpfull and friendly. The food is excellent, even the coffee tastes different from other places, all in all, excellent.

Thank BerryvdM
San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here this morning for breakfast. The food was excellent. The portions are quite large. Nice patio and friendly service. Glad we tried it and will definitely go again.

Thank LBS057
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to Pismo for holidays and found this place on tripadvisor... Tried it and we have to say it has been perfect! Really nice staff and the food was excellent! You should definately go there when you are in the area!!

Thank Edith K
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Always busy - worth waiting - very good food! Loved the omelettes! Very friendly waiters. Nice patio area that lets dogs rest under the tables. Opens up just for breakfast and lunch.

Thank puppies12
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth the wait. Large orders. Great atmosphere and friendly help. We come here every time we're in town.

Thank Sharon H
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The queue for a table indicated how popular this place is. However it was worth the wait, the breakfast menu is very varied and the food is both really tasty and plentiful. The staff are really friendly and attentive. Well worth a visit

Thank Ed C
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very unpretentious and feels genuinely American. I can highly recommend the Bloody Mary and especially the clam chowder. Kids approved too with energizing meals for children and friendly, understanding staff.

Thank eahlin
Agoura Hills, California
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Typical breakfast diner fare, with a patio that is dog-friendly (don't get scared away by their strict dog rules posted at the entrance -- we had more than one dog at our table and they didn't say anything, waitress was very kind to our pups!). Ham was verrrrryyyyy salty, but banana pancakes were nice and fluffy. Biscuits and gravy had... More 

Thank Nicole S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great cafe with lots of American memorabilia. Excellent hearty breakfast with lots of choice. Staff very helpful with refills etc.

Thank Kate M
Orcutt, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great and very accommodating...as we did not not know they closed at 2:00 pm...we were there just a few after for fish & chips (great) and they served us

Thank generalwilliman

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Cafe, Diner, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1053 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2535
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Pismo Beach
  • Phone Number: (805) 773-3776

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