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“Don't order chowder or fish and chips”
Review of Pete's Pierside Cafe - CLOSED

Pete's Pierside Cafe
Cuisines: Seafood
Restaurant details
Paso Robles, CA
Level Contributor
49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Don't order chowder or fish and chips”
Reviewed May 11, 2012

Went there because of great reviews. Were certainly disappointed with their chowder and fish and chips. Chowder was salty and the fish was overcooked/dry. Learned later that their fish tacos(big variety) are great. Might give them a try next time we're in Avila Beach.

  • Visited May 2012
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Helpful?
2 Thank DWiedmann
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English first
Santa Barbara
Level Contributor
46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Fun, funky dining with the seals and pelicans”
Reviewed April 30, 2012

We eat out here all the time. Alfresco. Good mexican seafood and seafood cocktails (crab and shrimp); Seems as though they are always trying to improve it--have added a permanent covered pergola for shade or weather protection. They have a mango salso, a red cabbage salsa and a seaweed salad along with fish tacos and combo plates. Seems to be popular with the locals who work on and around the pier.

Visited April 2012
Helpful?
Thank summerlander
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San Luis Obispo, California
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Odd location, great food”
Reviewed April 24, 2012

Located at the end of the Port Harford Pier, Pete's provides basic fish-mex food. Fish tacos are great. No ambiance as you are sitting on plastic tables/chairs on a pier...

Helpful?
Thank cleanjack
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West Sacramento, California
Level Contributor
23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“great fish tacos”
Reviewed April 17, 2012

nice and relaxed, with sea life right next to you!

Visited March 2012
Helpful?
Thank bellacat47
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Grover Beach, California
Level Contributor
30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Quick bites in a hurry”
Reviewed February 20, 2012

You'll love this place . At the end of the pier . Food was very good and the prices are good too .. Try the shrimp cocktails ... Cold beer too

Visited February 2012
Helpful?
Thank NoWurk
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