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The Swiss Restaurant

516 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4160
+1 805-347-7800
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (17 reviews)
“steak” (65 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
11:00 - 21:00All hours
££ - £££
516 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4160
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their salmon and bbq grilled broccoli is unbelievable. You can go here for a full meal soup to desert with plenty of carbs to choose from or you can have a lighter meal like the one I mentioned and not feel starved. The food and...More

Thank Frank I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the booths. So cozy. I’ve been there for lunch and dinner frequently. Food is great and they even have a healthy choices featuring more protein than carbs. Services is great and they are so friendly.

Thank nancynY330RU
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very homey restaurant; stopped in for lunch and enjoyed some huge tri tip sandwiches. Very attentive service and good food.

Thank jerjon
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous meal on Christmas Eve with friends great food great service very very busy restaurant.

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I have been here twice, and less than satisfied both times. I have gotten a steak each time, and it's either tough, or over cooked. The building itself seems dark and dingy. I hear others who are delighted by this restaurant but for the money...More

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This place had the best service and delicious food. We went for dinner and the steaks were cooked to perfection. The had a great selection of beer; which paired well with the steak and vegetables. Will definitely return, I want to try their lunch menu,...More

Thank O645YKmarias
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Atmosphere leaves a little to be desired, however, beers are cold, cocktails are stiff, steaks are rare when asked for, servers are very nice.

Thank Brad O
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The swiss was recommended to us by a couple we met on vacation here on the California coast. We ordered the fire grilled sweetbread appetizer and the large cut prime rib which we asked to split. The sweet breads were absolutely fabulous crispy on the...More

Thank cencaljim
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Like the sliders and the steak salad. Have had several times and has been good and consistent. Recommended!

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

All food is fantastic and portions are generous. Old school customer service is much appreciated! Nice atmosphere, a classic venue, not to be missed if you are in the area or a local.

Thank d k
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17 August 2015|
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Response from Angellina757 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately our service dog was not allowed regardless of the law. So no dogs according to the very disrespectful owner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4160
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-347-7800
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