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“An unexpected surprise!”

Sea Chest Oyster Bar
Ranked #9 of 50 Restaurants in Cambria
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $23 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Reviewed March 13, 2013

Very good seafood, a few local offerings. Great wine and beer list.Does not take credit cards. Energetic, young-ish (for the area) and noisy when we were there but we enjoyed that.

Thank Cologal78
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Reviewed March 11, 2013

Good calamari and drinks. Very busy. A local favorite. Was within walking distance from hotel. The cash only thing is a hassle and i wonder how much business they lose because of it.

Thank Nenebird54
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Reviewed March 9, 2013

Had the chance to sit at the bar and discuss with locals and the owner. Food was cooked just before my eyes. Nothing fancy, but everything is fresh and delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank VoyageurAylmer
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Reviewed March 8, 2013

People start lining up outside at 5:30 for a chance to get in. I don't understand why. I found the food just average and the service very impersonable. It is like a cattle car just getting you in and out. Better food and attention elsewhere!

Thank travelgirl065
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Reviewed March 7, 2013

If you're looking for fresh seafood, comfortable atmosphere, and attentive service, this is the place. Generous servings justify the higher prices. Food is nicely prepped with very good vegetables, potatoes, soup or salad.

They do not accept credit cards, just cash or checks plus an on-site ATM. Very popular, no reservations, come around 6pm and there's usually a table available. Lots of locals as well as tourists but not a typical tourist joint.

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Thank gerronimo
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