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“Gorgeous location”
Review of Custom House

Custom House
Ranked #1 of 27 Restaurants in Avila Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $35
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Just steps away from the beautiful Avila Beach, Custom House offers a casual dining experience with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Come and have a drink at our cocktail bar, or dine on our patio while gazing out across the beautiful San Luis Bay. With favorites like fresh fish, hand cut steaks, refreshing salads and our specialty appetizers, our menu has something for everyone. Our food is prepared with the utmost attention to quality. We receive fresh meat, vegetables and fruit daily. With our kitchen only steps away from the ocean, we are able to serve the absolute freshest seafood available. At Custom House, an excellent dining experience is our top priority. Our Central Coast beach-side location holds beautiful views with a casual atmosphere, the perfect spot for a meal with family and friends.
Reviewed September 3, 2013

The food was good, great choices- LOVED the mussel appetizer! Service started slow but improved by the end.

Thank P90X2mama
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

Service was good. Place was crowded and food came out quickly. Prices and portions were great, too. View of the beach and ocean. Great for families. Dog friendly too.

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Thank Phoenix P
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

We came for the farmers market and wanted to grab a drink after a long day at the beach and before going into the market. We asked the hostess for patio seating and she said it would be a 25 minute wait. What she did not tell us is that you have to order food or you would be asked to leave. So we finally got seated and we ordered drinks and the waitress returned with the drinks. ( Beer selection, by the way, not so great. ) She then informed us we would have to leave unless we ordered something. We were a little taken aback and we apologized for not knowing but there were no signs and the hostess did not tell us. Her attitude was "too bad". She was very snotty. We finished and paid for our drinks and tipped her a buck which i thought was a buck too much.

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Thank darkbeergirl
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Reviewed August 28, 2013

We enjoy the Custom House whenever we travel to Avila or the surrounding area. It's clean with reasonable prices and good food. The service has always been excellent!

Thank Hammark1
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Reviewed August 28, 2013

Food was okay and service was acceptable. Had the Cesar Salad and added seared ahi to it, but there wasn't much ahi! Overall, the quality of the food was pretty good. Our server was pleasant, but not super attentive. We sat outside which provided excellent views of the pier and the ocean. This was made even better by the beautiful weather. Prices were moderately expensive for a lunch meal.

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Thank Thomas A
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