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1500 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-1828
+1 805-481-3474
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (26 reviews)
“clam chowder” (12 reviews)
“calm chowder” (2 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1500 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-1828
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We stopped overnight and asked the camp host for a good place to eat and she recommended the Quarterdeck. It has a little bit of a coffee shop feel, but nicely decorated and clean. The hostess and waitress were friendly and efficient and accommodated our...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We've been here a couple times for dinner in the last few months and enjoyed it. The extensive menu offers something for everyone at reasonable prices. The staff we dealt with were friendly, helpful and competent. The portions are generous and everyone loved their food....More

Thank RetroFan
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Drove from San Diego to Arroyo Grande..pretty tired and hungry. We were able to walk to the restaurant from the Best Western. Surprised to find it so busy, and then we saw the menu which was varied including light meals for my diet and lots...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Great restaurant...just south of Pismo. The food is very good and the portions are huge. Bet you can't finish a 3 item combination. The prices are really reasonable and the waitresses were nice and fun. Very attentive.

Thank Bev_and_Katie_travel
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I should have ordered seafood since it is a seafood restaurant. I ordered steak and wasn't that good. The salad was not good and baked potato just ok . The best thing was the wine, They have a great wine list and wines of the...More

Thank Bridgetpianos
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

It's right next the place we always stay and we always come here at least once during a visit. I've never had anything bad here. The calm chowder is awesome (not trendy like the incredibly disappointing Splash!), fish n chips is great, and the Seafood...More

Thank motopoet59
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This restaurant doesn't look too special from outside and it's a bit older, but the menu is extensive and the food is EXCELLENT!

Thank P446JVhelenh
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Great place. They have quiet areas and noisy, lively areas. We sat in a more quiet area. The food is really good, the prices are decent and the service is great. We had mozzarella sticks for appetizer- nice and hot and crispy , good. For...More

1  Thank asweet81
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The Quarterdeck restaurant was within walking distance from the Bestwestern Casa Grande. We were looking for a little something to eat after a huge lunch. Thursday is Taco night at the Quarterdeck, you eat in the bar, buy a drink & get 2 of the...More

Thank Melodyw245
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Well I quite liked it! The other half wasn't so keen on the HUGE plate of shrimp but I thought this place deserved a good review. Now cordon bleu it is NOT but you will get a decent feed here to set you up for...More

Thank tillylamp
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Gloria C
25 September 2015|
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Response from SleepyNKat | Reviewed this property |
Arroyo Grande is about 2 miles south of Pismo Beach and east of Grover Beach along highway 101 Also check out Avilla Beach just North of Pismo Beach and Morro Bay north of Pismo is a nice place too! Have a great time!!
Gloria C
25 September 2015|
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Response from aer8301 | Reviewed this property |
Pismo Beach is a bit north of Arroyo Grande Im not sure exact directions sorry :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-1828
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Arroyo Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 805-481-3474
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