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Loading Chute

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6350 Webster Rd, Creston, CA 93432-9612
+1 805-237-1259
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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447 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Friends and I were staying at a guesthouse on the east side of Paso and asked a winery for a recommendation for dinner. They sent us to to Loading Chute. We had seafood and prime rib which were all very good. We brought a bottle of wine from a local winery and the corkage fee was only $6. The bread... More 

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Thank Jim_atl
Paso Robles, California
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43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Creston is completely out of the way but you should definitely make the beautiful drive out there. It's totally worth it. The climatic is also great. Homemade bread and fresh veggies. Reservations should be made on weekends. We've been eating here for years and it's always consistently good.

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Thank wyattasinearp1
Creston, California
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

The Loading Chute is a well rounded All American fare restaurant. Great steaks, seafood, chicken, ribs, burgers, etc. It is an excellent counter to the fu-fu restaurants you find in the main cities of SLO North County wine country. Great old west ambiance.

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Thank Sheila L
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153 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Dropped by for an early lunch. The split pea soup was great but only offered as a day special. Great service and ambiance. We come about once a month. They have a fine pizza oven in view.

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Thank K6KN
california
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

pizza was soggy,two salads had runny salad dressing, prime rib was bland. But bread and butter was good, service was good and it was the only restaurant in town.

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Thank tessaCalifornia
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183 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

I wanted steak last night so our friends took us to Loading Chute. From thr moment we were greeted at the front door to the completion of our dinner we were treated well, like family. I was trying to photograph the wood burning pizza oven and when the chef saw I was having trouble he waved me back so I... More 

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Thank Bill G
Santa Clarita, California
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107 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

Come here for steaks folks...they do it right! Wife had a filet, I had the ribeye, added sauteed mushrooms and onions ($3 extra). Absolutely the best! Exactly the right seasonings, perfectly done, and LARGE portions. It's casual country out in Creston; no need to dress up! Added bonus? The wine corkage fee is $7. No where cheaper! We loved it... More 

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Thank Stephen S
Sonora, California
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

Several people recommended this place, based on the steaks. Since I am not a meat lover, I was left with a baked potato (mushy and over-cooked) and a dinner salad (meh - just a standard mix from the grocery store). The meat eaters in our group of 6 highly recommended the rib-eye. One order of ribs was pronounced OK-to-good. Our... More 

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Thank damman10
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

What a treasure. I've been going here since 1980. While the construction changed, the great service, good food and local flavor hasn't. It may not always be on the menu that evening, but ask for their Lamb Chops. Try it with either the Cass or Ancient Peaks wine. Dinners come with soup or salad and an array of sides. If... More 

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Thank Alison S
South San Francisco, California
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34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

We had dinner with my wife 06/07/2015 on Sunday. Place was not crowded and service was quick and very constructive. Selection of meat dishes was fantastic. Sirloin and skewers dishes were so good and plates are really big. It is big wine list although some wines can be ordered only by bottle. We enjoyed local Zinfandel wine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6350 Webster Rd, Creston, CA 93432-9612
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Creston
  • Phone Number: +1 805-237-1259

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?