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San Simeon Beach Bar & Grill

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9520 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9727
+1 805-927-4604
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good34%
  • Average32%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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“pizza” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9520 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9727
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Reviewed 4 days ago

the restaurant closed around 9-10 but since we arrived on a friday night, there happened to be a live mexican band performing so there was a couple selling tacos outside and they were very delicious

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was staying at the adjoining motel so decided to give the Bar & Grill a go. It is pretty pricy for what this place is butwe decided to go ahead. Our starters never arrived. Waiter stated he forgot. For mains I ordered the Caesar Salad....More

Thank Timbo066
Reviewed May 8, 2018

After our tour of the castle, we spent some time at the visitor center. We decided to eat there as it was way past luch time. I had the cobb salad and my husband chose the coconut shrimp. The food was good, but $50 for...More

Thank bsktdee
Reviewed May 7, 2018

It's a bit of a strange set up for a restaurant and not many people there. For a burger or sandwich it's fine.

Thank Alda57
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Went here for dinner and had the fish and chips. Have had better fries, but the batter on the cod was light and great tasting. We would eat here again.

Thank Judy H
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Had a savory Shrimp Scampi & steak that were cooked to perfection along with a tasty dinner salad! Headed to the bar to play pool enjoy drinks with friendly visitors from the UK. One fun evening!

Thank Phil L
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick lunch, before continuing on to the Elephant Seal Rookery. On a positive note, we could see the ocean from our window oriented booth, and did see a couple of whales frolicking off shore. Although the restaurant was nearly empty,...More

1  Thank EdWhitby8981
Reviewed March 18, 2018

Hubby and I stopped in for a late lunch. Each ordered a sandwich with fries and a cup of soup. He had lemonade and I had hot tea. The bill came to $48.65, which I find rather expensive for a lunch. It is a touristy...More

Thank carliewired
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the lodge here and since it was raining decided to eat close by. View of the ocean, even a sunset glimpse through the clouds. Varied menu including pizza, pasta, steaks, seafood. We had a great pasta dish and blackened snapper smothered...More

Thank Dansker58
Reviewed March 1, 2018

This bar was convenient because it was close to our hotel, but we left it and went back to Moonstone Beach Bar and Grill. The drinks were terrible. We didn't eat there so I'm not sure how the food was. We decided after one drink...More

Thank Iromanelli
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9520 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9727
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Simeon
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-4604
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