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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Restaurant
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“The best locally sourced steaks on the central coast. Cash only 5 star restaurant. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Ziplining like no other! 6 lines on a beautiful ranch. A must do if you are in the area! www.margarita-adventures.com”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Great food, good value, also in Santa Margarita, (across the street from the Range). They usually have live music on Friday evenings. Call to verify, if you want to hear tunes.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Food
“Local winery with great wines. Right across the street from Margarita Adventures. Zip and Sip in the same day!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“Easygoing gathering spot with a rustic bar for house-brewed draft beer & many other craft varieties.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food
  • 1 local recommends
Antique Shop
“This store carries the Joanna Gaines line from FIXER UPPER...super cute and charming.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Downtown Santa Margarita brewhouse with a few local beers on tap and small area of back patio seating.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Comfort food breakfasts like french toast with fresh jams; and lunches ranges from stews and salads to grilled sandwiches and pot pies.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Fun bar and restaurant in quaint town of Santa Margarita (15” away). Great food, California/mex.”
  • 1 local recommends
Home Goods Store
“A great place to spend an hour or so, poking around this huge antique barn.”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
  • 2 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience