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Morro Bay Waterfront Grill

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571 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2282
Today
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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West Sacramento, California
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302 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to find open early in the morning. One of the few! Located on the Embarcadero, plenty of parking during the morning hours. Good selection of breakfast and lunch items. Hamburgers are really tasty and they can stack the patties if you are real hungry! Nice folks and a great view of the bay makes this winner. Recommend!

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Thank 1Greg0007
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Would try different one next time for the comparison.dinner not execeptional but ediable.service good and very friendly.

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Los Angeles, California
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Food we had (chowder and crab fritters ) were standard. Nice staff. Interior need some updating including bathrooms. Waterfront and patio dining.

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Thank Pamela M
Prescott, Arizona
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

One of the benefits of restaurant in Morro Bay is there FRESH FISH and this definitely does not disappoint!

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Thank Stephanie928
Downey, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

this place was very nice to just sit in. It was cozy and the view was so peaceful. We ordered an array of seafood including lobster and shrimp and it was a ll mouth watering good. Kind of a romantic place...

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Good food, great views the owner waited on us and made us feel very welcome. It was adorable and had indoor and outdoor seating, would for sure recommend

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Cotonou, Benin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Service was not very friendly (they seemed to prefer serving older peoples than faillies although our kids were very quiet). The view is OK. The food was very greasy. This quality would have been acceptable from a shack but was not the level you expect from this range of price.

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Thank BelgiansNYC
San Jose, California
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302 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

We usually look to try different places when we are in town visiting, we usually come to Morro Bay 5 to 6 times a year, mostly during the day to look around at the shops and have lunch before heading back home. This was the first time that we had tried the Waterfront Grill, was a nice experience, nothing exceptional... More 

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Cumming, Georgia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Great views of the marina and ocean wildlife. Tons of food on our plates. Quality and price are appropriate.

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Florida, USA
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Stopped for an early dinner. They advertise the best clam chowder but it was blah and not served hot enough for soup. Had to send back grilled fish as it was so salty it could not be eaten. They brought another entree and it was okay. I would try another restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Soups, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 571 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2282
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay

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