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730 S Main St, Templeton, CA 93465-5104
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Templeton, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is not gourmet, but it is country fresh and your "every day joe" kind of place. It has an eclectic following, and you are bound to see a few cowboy hats on the customers. Simply consistently good and friendly.

Thank Karen G
Horsham, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite simply the best breakfast we have had in the USA. Huge portions, tasty and well cooked; delivered quickly (despite the place being packed) by friendly, helpful waitress. Also love the patriotic atmosphere :-)

Thank Simon H
Templeton, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Joe's almost always has people waiting for breakfast, but with the very efficient servers and kitchen, you won't wait long. Nothing's fancy here, and it feels like a local joint, but the coffee's pretty darned good, the orange juice is fresh squeezed, and the biscuits and sausage are real. I love the big omelette so. There's one for everyone's taste.... More 

Thank Tunajock
Paso Robles Wine Region, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Go early, its very popular with the locals! We've loved Joe's Place for years! Be sure you're hungry. They are used to serving physically hard work folks with big appetites. Great country food. You probably won't need lunch.

Thank fatcheek
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72 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

The pancakes are perfect every time, golden and fluffy. The bacon was crisp and eggs cooked just as ordered. The homemade cinnamon roll was delicious, large enough to share. Service was quick and attentive.

Thank Molly F
Templeton, California
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Always a wait, but worth it for breakfast since Hoovers has closed. There are other options, but you know what you will get and always great service .

Thank its_Marci
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

This was a nice place. Great food and good prices. I ordered the chil verde omelet and it was not spicy. It was of average size. The servers were a little bit slow because the place was packed. Definitely worth the money.

Thank Mike D
Paso Robles, CA
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402 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

Joe's is always our choice for a hearty breakfast, with excellent taste and friendly service. The portions are generous and carry one through a day's activities (no need for lunch). Great menu options too.

Thank paso57
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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145 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

The restaurant is more of a “down home” café. We had breakfast which was excellent. I tried the biscuit and gravy and my wife had the pancakes. The service was fast and friendly. Over all, it was a good place for a good and hearty breakfast. The place appeared clean and decor was average (a few too many patriotic slogans).... More 

Thank jes22
Los Angeles, California
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275 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Open at 7: 00 am, my client from So CA recommended this eatery but I chose this sister company over the Paseo Roble location since I was driving to Big Sur for the day. Parking was no issue since it was early am and there's a private parking lot in the rear. The staff of waitresses are all friendly and... More 

Thank Sandy K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 S Main St, Templeton, CA 93465-5104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Templeton
  • Phone Number: 805-434-5637

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?