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212 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5409
+1 805-547-9140
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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Sacramento, California, United States
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First thing in the door the staff ignored us for at least 10 minutes. Then we had to ask for a glass of water 3 times. No check at the end...had to wait another 6 minutes to get it and then the other waitress thought we had just arrived. Bad service!

Thank BesttechComputing
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Service was slow, the food that was ordered without onions arrived with onion, the country omelet was loaded with raw onion. Coffee was not good either. The waitress was doing her best, but was understaffed.

Thank BJFurst
Morro Bay, California, United States
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

One problem with chains is that they are often too big to have decent quality control and that is evident here. For starters, the pancakes are nowhere near as good as they used to be. They are heavy, tough textured, and taste as though they have inedible fillers. They used to be among the best. Service: The server was nice... More 

Thank johntrak
Warren, MI
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276 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Service was somewhat slow, food was overpriced. The food was decent, but there are far better options nearby.

Thank motorcity70
San Luis Obispo, California
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101 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Really, it is quite typical. But the service is usually good, the food is not bad...and it's not too expensive.

Thank Tommy O
Riverside, California
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We were staying at the Best Western Motel across the parking lot and hoped that the food and service would equal the convenience. It did!!! Our server Bree(and the entire staff), were accommodating and very helpful as my wife and I navigated the menu with our three grand children. a few stacks of pancakes, bacon, eggs and toast and we... More 

Thank craig g
Atascadero, California
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Terrible Customer service and Customer relations ...So The Wife and I decide on a quick Breakfast prior to Costco opening Sunday at IHOP understandably the place is busy due to the Holiday , service was very slow, my "overeasy" eggs were runny, the pancakes were tough and dry and God only knows what they brew for coffee but that's somewhat... More 

Thank jetboatinfo
Walnut Creek, California
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132 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I went here solo for a burger. I ordered the cheese burger with fries and a Pepsi. Service was average at best. The burger was pretty dry and they didn't bring any mayo or mustard, only an empty catsup bottle. I requested more catsup and put some on the burger, but it really didn't help the burger much. I would... More 

Thank Woodpecker48
San Luis Obispo County, California
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

IHOP always delivers a good breakfast. The service was good. Everything was cooked as ordered and delivered quickly.

Thank traveler2001
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

As a foreigner, I've always been amazed at the portion sizes in the US and IHOP is no exception. It's hard to get a small meal here but at these prices, it's not worth complaining! We ate here twice, first time having a combo - two eggs, bacon and hash brown with two pancakes. I opted for the white chocolate... More 

Thank MishImpossible

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-547-9140

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?