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Zorro's Cafe & Cantina

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Soups
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927 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-2053
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Paso Robles, California
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went Sunday for a lunch and some time With the kids & granddaughter , as usual pleasant , great service , food was wonderful , quick service , nice atmosphere ...you folks once again made a good afternoon for us , Thank you !🤓👌

Thank geoff20132013
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10 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink and to look at menu after being recommended by James at Shell Beach Inn. Waiters were very attentive and gave us food tasters to try. Also spent a long time explaining their foods. Evening meal was gorgeous. Very tasty and would highly recommend a visit.

Thank Su R
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went for breakfast on a sunday and it was packed. I was able to get an outside seat for 1, but there was a wait. The breakfast menu is large - with expected items but also some mexican specialties. I had the "special scramble" add avocado. It came with a side (I chose potatoes) and bread item. It was... More 

Thank Jodean J
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I work with several people that told me Zorro's cafe was a great place to Mexican food, so I went. The place is clean the staff is very attentive but food is average at best. I had the combination with a taco and a chili relleno the chili was stuff with to much cheese and little flavor. I would pass... More 

Thank DPMH
San Luis Obispo, California
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166 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mon-Fri 4 to 6pm $2.50 tacos and Coronas. We have been coming to this mexican restaurant for a long time to enjoy their food and patio. Once again because you are at the mercy of coastal weather you never know for sure what you are going to get. The patio has heaters, you can take a sweater (very little indoor... More 

Thank William B
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Zorros has really great food! Love the chips and salsa! Surprisingly the fish and chips are the best! We had breakfast too and it was delicious. One of our favorite places when we go to Pismo. We never had to wait for a table - but we also went in the early afternoon. Very clean and love the colors inside.

Thank puppies12
San Francisco, California
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

In preparation for a day of wine tasting, the three of us had breakfast here. It was delicious! The huevos rancheros, ham/cheese omelette and scramble were all very tasty and arrived promptly. Check it out!

Thank cabowoo
Clearwater, Florida
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539 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Our group of 7 arrived for dinner "early" (around 6:30) and were seated within 20 minutes, but there was a very long line of people waiting to get in as we left at 7:35pm. There are tables inside and out. The service was excellent and friendly, but the food was outstanding. No wonder so many people were in line. They... More 

Thank wacotx46
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Spending only one night here and looking forward to some Mexican food. There was a wait at the entrance for a table, had to sign in yet there were about 12 empty tables. We sat and waited about 10 minutes for someone to finally approach us for seating. I ordered a glass of white wine, they were out of that... More 

Thank Karen C
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Ate here last night. Food was delicious, extremely fresh and tasty, portions massive and there was a lovely relaxed feel about the place. Fajitas would definitely feed two people! Deep fried ice cream was so good too but way too much for one person, definitely a sharer. Bill was reasonable too. Service was very quick and the waiter extremely friendly.... More 

Thank Kate M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 927 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-2053
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Shell Beach
  • Phone Number: 805-773-ZORO

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