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Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill

6550 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1810
+1 805-927-3859
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (156 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
6550 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1810
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Reviewed today via mobile

I had the swordfish special which was grilled to perfection along with the baby asparagus. Along with the Spanish rice that accompanied the dish the flavors were excellent. My wife had the candied walnut spinach salad and the calamari appetizer all of which came well...More

Thank Franklin W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Decided on having dinner at Moonstone after looking at menus at many different restaurants in Cambria. So glad we chose this one. The clam chowder was one of the best ones that we have ever had. Our seafood entrees were excellent as well. Our server...More

Thank Peachlanders
Reviewed 3 days ago

We greatly enjoy dinner and drinks at this restaurant. Informative staff, friendly. Not overpriced, yet swanky feel.

Thank NancyLopez47
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Nancy, we're glad you always have a wonderful time with us. Thanks for the kind words -- we look forward to having you back soon. All the best, John, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for dinner. The restaurant has great views of the ocean with both indoor and outdoor dining. The service was splendid. We enjoyed everything that we ordered. I had the sea scallops with a ginger honey sauce with fresh mashed garlic...More

Thank Bensus
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Bensus, we're glad you enjoyed the scallops and that your husband enjoyed the Alaskan Halibut. It's wonderful to know you all had an excellent experience with us. Looking forward to having you all back soon! All the best, John, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying just up from moonstone so walked up to dinner. Great fast service, friendly warm atmosphere. I had the Seafood pasta it delicious! Fresh seafood with a great broth! So glad this was my last meal in the US before flying home!

Thank Jessica C
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Jessica, it's fantastic that you always enjoy your experience with us -- we're thrilled you're a fan! Hope you had safe and comfortable flight home and that you are able to come and see us again soon:-) All the best, John, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the hotel close by and decide to eat locally, the restaurant was not full, the menu was limited mainly seafood, we had the steak for two, food came quickly and was cooked as requested. Nice food but I would say costly for...More

Thank Jeff B
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Jeff, we hope you'll give us another chance to impress you soon. We have a lot to offer and know we can exceed expectations next time. All the best, John, Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at a hotel that is just steps away. Super convenient. They don't take reservations so its first come first serve. Apparently, if we would have gone over and put our names in we could have come back later. We learned this after...More

Thank X967SWsusand
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We always want to know if there are any inconveniences during your time with us -- we appreciate you letting us know. Thanks so much for the kind words -- we look forward to having you back soon. All the best, John, Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We heard the clam chowder was great - as we ordered the chowder we were told you cannot just order a cup of chowder with out another menu item - like an appetizer... disappointed. Every question we asked..."we can't do that".. I was a GM...More

Thank Rhonda H
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rhonda, Our mission here at Moonstone is to keep our prices as low as possible for all of our guests. Since you were in restaurant management you know that between fixed costs and labor it costs me $16 just to put you in a seat....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and friendly place to stop for a drink and food. Outside terrace was very enjoyable as we watched the ocean. Clam chowder was delightful and so was there Moonstone shrimp salad. My girlfriend thoroughly enjoyed their Bloody Mary drink.

Thank annmarie e
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Annmarie, we're grateful for your appreciation of what we do here. Thanks for the support -- we look forward to having you all back soon. All the best, John, Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Cambria for a few nights. We took a walk along the board walk and came here for dinner. They offer both inside and outside seating all seating spaces were private and quite. We had salads and starters to share. We wanted a...More

Thank GRS-SJS
MoonstoneBarAndGrill, Owner at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for being such a fan of what we do here. We hope you'll make it back our way again soon. All the best, John, Owner

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Yes, they have a full bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6550 Moonstone Beach Dr, Cambria, CA 93428-1810
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-3859
Description
Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill offers our diners breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. Diners may choose to sit outside on our ocean front patio or they may sit inside where our large picturesque window allows a vast view of the ocean. We offer fresh seafood, steaks, and pasta. Our specialties include our creamy clam chowder and mouth-watering sauces that compliment every fresh seafood entree. For meat lovers, we offer a variety of juicy, delicious steaks. If you're a fan of onion rings be sure to order our Pork Chops; you won't be disappointed. We are known for our delicately battered fish and chips and our scrumptious fish tacos that make for a delicious lunch plate. Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill also boasts a full service bar where we have a variety of beers and a wine list that features central coast wineries. For the adventurous drinkers, be sure to try something from our special cocktail menu. We take pride in our excellent service and being a kid-friendly establishment with a free toy for every child. While we love pets, we do ask that you leave your pets at home when dining at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill. When dining at Moonstone Beach Bar & Grill remember to sit back, relax, and enjoy!
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