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Zorro's Cafe & Cantina

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Soups
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927 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-2053
07:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 21:00
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Costa Mesa, California
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219 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This cafe came highly recommended by locals, always a good sign, and it did not disappoint. Food was fresh and yummy and service was outstanding.

Thank Monica S
Ojai, California
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for lunch while driving south on the 101. The place was packed on the day after Thanksgiving so all we ordered were bowls of soup. The Clam Chowder and Chicken Tortilla soup was just super. We'll do this again.

Thank Bargainhuntress
Robinson, Pennsylvania
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220 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is very fresh & the coffee is superb. The service is a little slow but not bad. The food more than makes up for the service. The outdoor patio is great for people & dog watching. The portions are quite large & filling.

Thank susan c
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had one of the best chili rellenos and then had their deep-fried ice cream...absolutely delicious. Our server Jamie and her staff were polite and gave us excellent service. Fun and lively atmosphere, I see why the locals come here. A wonderful evening while on vacation :)

Thank Shari W
Pismo Beach, California
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If my wife is out of town, I eat at Zorro's. If we feel like a big breakfast we split a Zorro's chile verde omelet. Two dozen Zorro's enchiladas goes a long way toward feeding a large family dinner wherever its held. We've eaten there at least once a month since opening day and have yet to be disappointed. It... More 

Thank 76andtruckin
Pacific Grove, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Shell Beach Inn, and the owner, James recommended Zorro's for dinner, within walking distance. We sat on the outdoor patio with plenty of warm patio heater. It was Friday night, so there was live music, a great guitarist. Mexican food was good, chile verde, chile relleno and an enchilada. Service was a little slow but friendly.... More 

Thank AmaraHappy
Sihanoukville, Cambodia
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a warm welcoming, we had an amazing lunch with a mix seafood Salade and a yummy chicken chili soup. It was absolutely delicious. We will definitely come back on our next visit. Thank you for kindness.

Thank mango s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Dog friendly. Indoor/outdoor seating. Umbrellas. I had the crab and shrimp enchilada with white sauce. Big prawns. Prawn cocktail ($13) is huge. Other combination items very tasty and generous portions. Open breakfast, lunch, & dinner a few blocks from ocean. Choice of beans.

Thank TedL1049
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Don't miss it. . .If you love Mexican food like I do and you are visiting one of the five cities, you must eat at Zorro's. The staff is super friendly and welcoming, the ambiance is fun and the food is really good.

Thank Carolyn K
Paso Robles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Went Sunday for a lunch and some time With the kids & granddaughter , as usual pleasant , great service , food was wonderful , quick service , nice atmosphere ...you folks once again made a good afternoon for us , Thank you !🤓👌

Thank geoff20132013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Soups
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 927 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-2053
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Shell Beach
  • Phone Number: 805-773-ZORO

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?