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Spyglass Inn Restaurant

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2703 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1728
+1 805-773-1222
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07:00 - 21:00
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London
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122 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had lunch on my birthday and sat outside overlooking the cove. Very beautiful views and we even saw dolphins swimming by! The food was very nice, great choice of options, lots of salads and good fish selection. We shared the grilled octopus starter which was really delicious, chargrilled and very tasty. We then had an ahi tuna salad and... More 

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Sacramento
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I had a wonderful lunch here. The food was fantastic and our server was wonderful. We may not stay at the Hotel again but we'll definitely return to the restaurant.

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Thank NorcalGSP
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

NorcalGSP, I’m happy to hear you had a good restaurant and that your lunch was great. Thanks for taking the time to review us, we appreciate the five stars! More 

San Jose, California
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a late breakfast here. Wait staff were very good - attentive but not hovering. We got a window table and the view was fabulous. Wouldn't have minded if the food was only mediocre because it was a great location. BUT the food was very good. Lattes were great. Both our breakfasts were excellent. Certainly a place we will... More 

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Thank M5299TPjohnp
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

M5299TPjohnp, thanks for the review! I’m so happy to hear you enjoyed the view and found the food to be delicious! We hope to see you again on your return trips to Pismo Beach. More 

Citrus Heights, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after a long trip . i was so happy to arrive at spy glass inn.the girl that checked us in was so helpful and receptive to our needs. the rooms were large , but the view and beach access was amazing.

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Thank eddy22b
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello eddy22b, I’m glad to hear you enjoyed your visit as Spyglass. Thank you for the review! More 

Palo Alto, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great view, Cadillac margarita was average, calamari was blah. Pricy$. Bartender never cleaned the bar counter or dirty glasses off of bar from previous guests. When I asked him playfully if he made good Cadillac margaritas, he laughed at me and said, " Yeah, right." Not sure what that meant since his Cadillac margarita was average. Locals hang at the... More 

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Thank Colleen M
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Colleen, I apologize about the messy bar. I will make sure to bring this up with our bartenders. I’m glad you were able to enjoy the view and locals. We appreciate your business. More 

Santa Clara, California
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after being in the truck for 3 hrs. My husband had the clam chowder and a salad and I had a BLTA (avocado). All were Delish and freshly made. Kids meals had a lot of choices (including healthy ones). Service was good, even with kids!

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Thank BizWomen
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

BizWomen, thanks for stopping by on your drive! Very pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your meal. More 

Beverly Hills, California
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217 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The bathrooms were horrendous, worse than an outhouse at the beach. That was my intro to this place. But then the views set in so I decided to forgive a bit. You have the option of eating outside on the deck or indoors. There is a very very large menu, but almost everything was fried or battered and the portions... More 

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Morro Bay, California
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166 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Went here for a business/end of year dinner. Vibe was lively, their cheese/garlic bread they serve with dinner was delicious. Their fish & chips platter was large and my seafood fettuccini had multiple different seafoods (shrimp, mussels, clams, fish). Good service and nice atmosphere.

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Thank jamaicabitty
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Jamaicabitty, I’m glad to hear your company decided to spend their end of year dinner with us! Bringing people together around food is one of the things we enjoy about owning a restaurant. We appreciate the review! More 

Sacramento, California
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast on the patio and the view was well worth being a little chilly. The service was a bit slow; but the comfort food breakfast, with the ocean backdrop, more than made up for it. I also thought the pricing was very reasonable.

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Thank empress_audrey
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi empress_audrey, I am happy you enjoyed the view and breakfast that we served you. Thank you for the review and your business. More 

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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant and bar with a spectacular view. Requested to sit outside but was told the deck was closed. Got a window seat instead. After being seated several flies were buzzing around that table. Requested to move and was seated in the bar area. Then the host began seating people outside five minutes after they told me I couldn't sit... More 

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Thank Nick G
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Nick, I’m sorry to hear you had to deal with a few inconveniences upon arrival. I’m very glad to hear that the server remembered that you wished to be seated outside and was able to help you guys out! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2703 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1728
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Pismo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-773-1222
Description
Spyglass Inn Restaurant offers fine dining overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Every seat in the house has a gorgeous view!

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