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Nice walk

The Mission Plaza area is a very nice place to walk with a creek and lots of outside restaurants... read more

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janetmI9962YK
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West Sacramento, California, United States
This is the place where the community comes together

Just happen to be downtown on a Sunday afternoon when I ran into a most interesting gathering, gay... read more

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CentralCoastDiverSLO
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San Luis Obispo, California
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Two-block area of downtown serves as the community's cultural and social center complemented with great shopping, outdoor and indoor dining and nightlife.
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Reviewed yesterday

The Mission Plaza area is a very nice place to walk with a creek and lots of outside restaurants with shops.

Thank janetmI9962YK
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just happen to be downtown on a Sunday afternoon when I ran into a most interesting gathering, gay pride in the plaza. It was amazing and is just the way the plaza is excepting of everything. Most the times they have bands set up on...More

Thank CentralCoastDiverSLO
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Back in the Wild West days they would hold court then walk the outlaws over to the wall here that was left of the Mission and hang him from the roof eve there...Those days are long past and the tourist and Homeless have taken over....More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Stopped in for a quick pizza for lunch. Lots of cheese and artichokes. Great service excellent pizza, reasonably priced.

Thank carynsdad
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Mission Plaza is a nice place to walk through, but it's more notable for what's around it than what's in it day to day. The Mission itself is beautiful and worth visiting. The creek running along the other side of the plaza is nice, as...More

Thank Jon R
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Stop and slow down here. Take a seat and people watch. Feel the sun on your face. Listen to the creek . Friday eves in the summer it is hoping with music and activity. Most times its peaceful and quit. Enjoy.

Thank scott123xyz
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is the kind of place to find some peace throughout a work week. Weekends have different events to watch or just sit and people watch. But like all cities, watch out for thieves day or night

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

A cool and shady spot to rest and recover after exploring the Mission and the Historic Museum. At night enjoyed a televised concert.

Thank Bruce H
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Mission Plaza is not only the nonpareil setting of downtown SLO but of the entire Central Coast. The gateway to the Plaza is now complete with the outstanding renewal of the 800 block of Monterey St. How many towns in California have a year round...More

Thank jcil
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

Center of town plaza in front of the old mission. The jewel of downtown San Luis Obispo, Mission Plaza is home to several major community events such as Concerts in the Plaza, via dei Colori SLO, Children's Day in the Plaza, Taste of San Luis...More

Thank Walker S
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cagftl
28 February 2017|
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Response from milasmom | Reviewed this property |
It's right next to the mission. If you drove south on Monterey,Street, and ran the stoplight at Chorro, you'd be driving illegally on the Plaza. There's parking a block or so away in a structure north of the plaza. Lots... More
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Janice H
4 November 2016|
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Aren't there any old trailer courts downtown SLO???
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