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Sebastian's Cafe

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442 Slo San Simeon Road, San Simeon, CA 93452
+1 805-927-3307
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (74 reviews)
“burger” (178 reviews)
“fries” (61 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
442 Slo San Simeon Road, San Simeon, CA 93452
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Reviewed 1 week ago

stopped by for lunch. service was fast considering the number of people there. we had fish and chips that were pretty tasty. picnic tables outside, view of mountains and some ocean.

Thank Trish R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped into here for lunch after Hearst Castle and were not disappointed. We were greeted like old friends and had a wonderful hamburger. I would recommend eating here before or after your trip to Hearst Castle.

Thank casavaldez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stood in line for the food at the castle and once we got to the front of the line and saw it, we just couldn't get ourselves to buy it. We searched the nearest place to eat and Sebastian's popped up. GOOD CALL!!!! I...More

Thank Bonnie V
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for years, and this last time we were truly disappointed. The turkey, bacon and avo Sandwich was terrible for the price. One little strip of bacon does not cut it. Also had to pay extra for fries, that where way...More

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Nothing much for vegetarians here so I ordered the fries but they had some kind of coating so ate a few and left the rest. Yes, I understand it's near a cattle ranch but it would be good to see something on the menu without...More

Thank 650to805in2013
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited the cafe on our road trip and the food was tasty and fresh. Perfect for a quick bite on the run. Staff were friendly and the service was quick.

Thank jrosetravelslots
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Very nice location. Owned by the same family for over 100 years. A joy just to walk around this very cosy hole in the wall location.

Thank mcpcmp
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We stopped for Lunch and had a fabulous Hearst Ranch Beef Burger, which we shared and so glad we did!! It was large and very delicious, cooked to perfection! Sone People ordered a Burger and a basket of fries and they just couldn’t eat it...More

Thank Marsha A
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This is a great place to have lunch after seeing the Hearst Castle! It has a lot of history and a great place to sit outside and have lunch!!!

Thank DonHalazon
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Like others, we stopped in after a visit to Hearst castle. If reviewing for the food alone, it would be 3 stars but the location definitely bumps it up to 4. There were plenty of outing seating, both in the sun and the shade. The...More

Thank Thi L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view
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: +1 805-927-3307
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