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“Mixed review” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Ciopinot

Ciopinot
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Thousand Oaks, California
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96 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Mixed review”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Ambience and food were good. My husband loved the clam chowder. My PEI mussels were tastey, but lukewarm. The blueberry cobbler was great. The wait staff was over attentive and basically trying too hard. Prices seemed a bit steep and there was an element of pretension that made our evening something less than excellent.

Visited February 2013
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Rocklin, California
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Good food and service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

We were in San Luis Obispo and stopped in for dinner at Ciopinot's. I could not say anything bad as the food and service were wonderful and we hope to return one day soon.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank Janice A
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Ventura, California
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“wonderful experience!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Great food, good for large parties, fab wine list, the owner is charming and friendly, the service is great.

Visited January 2013
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Thank Sande W
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SLO
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Best in Downtown S.L.O.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We are locals and this is our favorite restaurant in the Downtown. Most of their fish is locally caught and delivered from the restaurants pier market in Port San Luis. All the dishes are great. The seafood fettuccine is one our favorites. Try the crab cakes and Ciopinot stock. The service at this restaurant is outstanding and the staff very friendly. Most nights the owner or his son are working. Always a nice touch. The great bonus to this restaurant is no corkage fee for wine. Very much appreciated.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank OKtoGOnow
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San Luis Obispo, California, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“great food no corkage fee”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

Great food - best feature, they do not charge a corkage fee. If you are a wine drinker this can be huge.

Visited December 2012
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2 Thank Bill F
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