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roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

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roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

I am trying to find a restaurant that we once visited. I remember it being right off the highway between Santa Barbara and Hearst Castle. My husband thinks that it was near Cambria and had Mexican food. He especially remembers that it had Belgian beer on tap. It seemed very simple, like a roadside restaurant, and there were some motorcycles in the parking lot.

Any ideas on where that could be? We are planning a little road trip and my husband really wants to go there again.

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1. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

There's 140 miles between Santa Barbara and Hearst Castle, so not sure what restaurant it could be. Was it in a town or all by its lonesome off the road?

Possibles:

Taco Temple in Morro Bay

El Chorlito in San Simeon (I know they used to serve a German style beer, but no longer do)

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2. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

You are AMAZING Kibblesmom! I think that it is Taco Temple!!

Thank you so much!!

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3. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

Here's a photo:

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4. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

That's it!!

Thank you soooo much!!

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5. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

You're welcome!! Enjoy your next road trip up this way. :-))

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6. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

Thank you!

Now, I just have to figure out the rest of it :) It's funny, stopping at Taco Temple is my husbands one request for the trip.

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7. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

It's a GREAT place! Just make sure it's not a Tuesday that you plan to be there - they're closed on Tuesdays.

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8. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

I remember liking it when we stopped there a few years ago, but my husband must have really liked it :)

It will be fun to go back!

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9. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

I have got to try this place. Most of the Mexican restaurants I've tried on the coast have left me sorely disappointed. Keep hearing good things about Taco Temple, so might have to make a special trip to give it a try.

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10. Re: roadside restaurant w/ Belgian beer on tap, near Cambria?

You should definitely check it out! I remember it as being really good. I can't wait to go again!

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