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“Great place to start your morning!”
Review of Custom House

Custom House
Ranked #1 of 24 Restaurants in Avila Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$35
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Just steps away from the beautiful Avila Beach, Custom House offers a casual dining experience with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Come and have a drink at our cocktail bar, or dine on our patio while gazing out across the beautiful San Luis Bay. With favorites like fresh fish, hand cut steaks, refreshing salads and our specialty appetizers, our menu has something for everyone. Our food is prepared with the utmost attention to quality. We receive fresh meat, vegetables and fruit daily. With our kitchen only steps away from the ocean, we are able to serve the absolute freshest seafood available. At Custom House, an excellent dining experience is our top priority. Our Central Coast beach-side location holds beautiful views with a casual atmosphere, the perfect spot for a meal with family and friends.
San Luis Obispo, California
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17 reviews
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“Great place to start your morning!”
Reviewed 15 June 2014

If you are looking for a comfortable relaxing atmosphere in a beautiful location you will want to visit the Custom House. The food is really good, the portions are large, and the wait staff are great! On our last two visits the Manager visited each table with a smile and asked how we were and if we needed anything. Our waitress was just the nicest young lady! My husband had the linguica and eggs and our only complaint would be that they cooed the eggs a little too fast so his over medium eggs were more like over easy in the middle... They served a large portion of the locally made Cattaneo Brothers linguica, eggs, potatoes and toast. I had the yogurt with granola and fruit, but there was so much granola that I was take it home for later! Yummy! Our daughter had a made to order omelette served with potatoes and toast. After our breakfast we enjoyed a walk down the Avila pier where we watched two seals swimming happily in the ocean. Great food! Beautiful location!

  • Visited June 2014
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Newport Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“everything was good”
Reviewed 1 June 2014

the best wedge salad ive ever had.
garlic fries are very garlicky and good.
very nice ambiance, friendly service. reasonably priced.

Visited May 2014
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San Diego, California
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“Beautiful view while eating lunch”
Reviewed 31 May 2014

My mom and I had lunch here one day, and we wanted to sit outside but it was completely full. So we sat at the bar and was very pleased. Great view of the water and people watching. We had the Prosciutto and Goat Cheese Panini. It was the best thing I have ever tasted. I would definitely go back again but maybe try sitting outside.

  • Visited December 2013
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Reno, Nevada
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Great Service”
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Food was great, servers were very friendly and brought food out in a timely manner. We were seated quickly. I will return when visiting Avila!

Visited May 2014
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Castle Rock, Colorado
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“Perfect Outdoor Dining”
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Our family of four adults & two kids had a very enjoyable dinner on the partially enclosed patio. We arrived at sunset & because it was getting cooler, we were seated under a hanging heater which kept the temperature perfect. The ocean view & sound of the waves was just what we wanted on our trip to the coast. The food was delicious with a good variety of seafood, ribs & steak. Highly recommended!

  • Visited May 2014
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