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Sebastian's Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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442 Slo San Simeon Road, San Simeon, CA 93452
(805) 927-3307
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
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Wed - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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New Lenox, IL
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a great burger here! But the highlight was the wine tasting. We found the staff to be Friendly and very knowledgeable about the Hearst wines. We ended up buying an outstanding Cabernet Sauvignon.

Thank Norma S
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Hearst Castle then went to Sebastian's for lunch. One of the very best burgers I have ever eaten.

Thank TomballTXFamily
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73 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an offbeat stop and historical building that houses a post office, wine bar, and cafe; all in one! The BF had yummy pulled pork sandwich and I had fried chicken wings. Super friendly folks and much needed restroom :)

Thank Serendipity_Usa
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a beef sandwich that was wonderful. I'm really glad that we stopped to have lunch. I've been past this place at least 30 times and never stopped. Sure glad that I had the time. The beef is from Hearst Ranch and it's delicious.

Thank Roy G
Manchester, UK
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123 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat outside and enjoyed hotdogs with all the trimmings on the terrace. It was a nice find just off the Pacific coast highway. The ranch could do with more toilets though as there was quite a queue for one. Also pretty difficult to park in May, can't imagine it at peak times.

Thank K18UK
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69 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here at least twice last trip and loved it. This year we returned and I got so sick from something that we stayed in the room and couldn't go to dinner. The fries tasted yuck, frozen and probably cooked in old oil. The business is the only place to eat and the setting is adorable and the guys... More 

Thank starsparkles
London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Neec I say more? My wife who is not into burgers or any kind of comfort food, agreed that these are without doubt the juiciest, best meat, value tasting burgers ever. Best of all sample a glass of Hearst's Pinoit Noir or any of their other wines. Shame I was driving, we could have spent a lot longer at the... More 

Thank 955PeterB
hollywood, california
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201 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a nice discovery...we were up North of San Simeon and felt a bit peckish when we just happened on this gem. I'd like to say nobody knows about it, but that just isn't so. Whatever you feel like eating...chances are they can make it for you. Nice selection of wine and brews as well. Eat there or take it... More 

Thank Jack C
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here 4 years ago on a big trip around the world. We are now on our honeymoon and planned our trip so that we could come back here for lunch!! It's still just as amazing! We've waited a long time for this and it lived up to our hype yet again! The sandwiches are so big and fresh!... More 

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Carmichael, California
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244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a trip from Monterey to Solvang we needed to stop for something to eat and drink. We happened to find this little place that was packed with travelers. After ordering and eating we knew why it was so popular. The Hot Dogs and burgers were huge and very tasty. The service was quick and the people were very cordial.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 442 Slo San Simeon Road, San Simeon, CA 93452
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Simeon
  • Phone Number: (805) 927-3307

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