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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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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good34%
  • Average32%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“pizza” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar
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9520 Castillo Dr, San Simeon, CA 93452-9727
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd visit in approx 8 weeks. I'm done now. The restaurant has some odd hours so we opted to just dine in bar area. The wings and fries/chips were good. Service is absolutely horrible! Had to go up to bar to get everything... I even...More

Thank Jules T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a quick lunch after the Hearst Castle tour thinking it would be better quality and cheaper than eating at the Castle -- wrong! A simple club sandwich barely had any turkey on it and therefore was not very good. And way...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't bother going to the bar and grill. The food is blah and very over priced. We ate there 3 times over 3 days and each meal for a family of 3 was at least $70. And we're not talking steak, were talking eggs and...More

Thank Wester B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They serve a great breakfast with lots of standard fare. Price is average for breakfast about $15 per person.. Staff is cordial and efficient.

Thank Martha780
Reviewed June 9, 2017

Ordered appetizers in lieu of dinner. Seemed that prices for dinners were a bit high for the offer. Enjoyed the apps.

Thank Luv2trvl200
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We weren't very hungry, so just got the clam chowder. We got it to go since we were staying at the hotel. The soup came with bread, butter & crackers. It was very good, but was thin, not like a chowder, needed more potatoes (cut...More

Thank cucamongakat
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to get a lunch before seeing Hearst castle. Club sandwich and cheese pizza. Food was good but pricey. Downer was that we entered through the attached bar and had to suffer an awful smell before we ate. Made concerned that the food would...More

Thank knoxvillelaura
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. I had a club sandwich and fries which were very good. The waiter was excellent but the prices were a little high for bar & grill fare.

Thank Jim K
Reviewed May 15, 2017

We went here because it was convenient. It was expensive for the quality of the meal. Nothing special. I wouldn't bother.

Thank luvtotravelReno
Reviewed May 12, 2017

After a long drive (through Bay area rush hour) to get down to San Simeon on a Friday night for Saturday Hearst tours - we decided to wait for dinner until we arrived at hotel in San Simeon. There are slim pickings in San Simeon...More

Thank Jules T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, 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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