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Food and restaurants in Pismo Beach

Top restaurants

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“Some of the best meals we have shared with family and friends has been at Ventana Grill! The food offerings are always consistently great and the view is amazing! Try the Halibut steak fish and chips, the clam chowder and the Chipotle Seafood pasta. YUM!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Delicious, world famous clam chowder and more!! They even fry twinkies and snickers bars for an unusual dessert. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Delicious farm-to-table food offerings, great happy hour, and great service!”
  • 36 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Delicious Breakfast Burritos, and amazing arrays of dishes. A local favourite!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Brewery
“Fun place, good 805 beer, etc. good bar food. Has music on certain days. Close by Try the pretzel for appetizer!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“If sugar is your thing, don’t have to wait for the fair for the best cinnamon rolls on the west coast and only a block to the beach. Grab to go and watch the surfers”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Great burgers and a good beer selection. Try the burger with carnitas on it!”
  • 18 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Good bar and restaurant, kind of high prices, but worth it. Right on the beach bluffs, fantastic views . Easy listening music”
  • 15 locals recommend

Cafes

Seafood Restaurant
“Delicious, world famous clam chowder and more!! They even fry twinkies and snickers bars for an unusual dessert. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Delicious Breakfast Burritos, and amazing arrays of dishes. A local favourite!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Café
“For some comfort American breakfast hit up lil bits in Grover Beach. It’s a local favorite so expect a lil wait. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
“If your looking for a quick cheap healthy breakfast and a good cup of tea or coffee you’ve found your spot! I suggest the breakfast burritos, they are amazing! Vegetarian and pet friendly too! ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“The local Shell Beach watering hole, if you're looking for a quick coffee or a somewhere to unwind, the Steaming Bean has everything you need.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
“Simple cafe with counter seating for breakfast plates, sandwiches & other everyday American eats. Great setting, excellent menu choices and service!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Red Bee is located close by the beach in Grover. Really good coffee and an amazing staff. Their carrot cake muffins are AMAZE!”
  • 5 locals recommend

Bakeries

Breakfast Spot
“If sugar is your thing, don’t have to wait for the fair for the best cinnamon rolls on the west coast and only a block to the beach. Grab to go and watch the surfers”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bakery
“Across the street from one of our favorite restaurants - The Spoon Trade -- they are owned by same chef. Sourdough breads, desserts, pretzels - soups, sandwiches. You'll love the flavors - fresh baked daily. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“If you're on your way out of town, stop by Broadway Bagel Cafe for some breakfast food on the go.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Every single pastry is to die for. You can't go in and get one thing, literally, it's imposible. The owners are a fantastic couple. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Fast tasty drip coffee on the way to the beach. Brief hours but nice local people.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“The Pismo Derelicts meet at Golden Donut every Saturday morning from about 7:30 to 9:30. They are an informal bunch of vintage car guys and gals of all stripes from all over the Central Coast. Buy a cup of coffee & a donut & stroll through the parking lot looking at the rides and talking to other car enthusiasts.”
  • 1 local recommends