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Shine Cafe

415 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2143
+1 805-771-8344
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“spring rolls” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
415 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2143
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shine is one of a very few local vegan hot spots. Solid totally vegan menu with many options. Portions are great. They make their own tempeh - it is good. My favorite item is the pancakes - DO NOT ORDER MORE THAN ONE, they are...More

Thank Canafornian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in the area for 4 nights and 3 days. After having a very disappointing vegetarian dinner the first night, where we’re staying, I decided to check out what our options were in the area. We were over the moon delighted to have found...More

Thank Soulsong4u
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Had lunch with friends who live in Morro Bay who said I had to go! None of us is vegan and I'm telling you it was delicious. We all had the 'Famous Tempah Taco' , sat inside, ordered at the counter and was quickly served...More

Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a very small spot with limited seating. The seating is fine but my husband and I generally get our food to go anyhow. Everything I've tried on the menu is truly delicious and this is a favorite spot for my carnivorous husband as...More

Thank NeonOlive
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Found this a couple of blocks off up from the beach. What a great lunch! I had the "Rueben" sandwich and our frineds had salads and other vegan dishes. Get there early (11:00 am) for lunch as it gets packed by noon. Outdoor seating is...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It's not always easy being a vegetarian. There are rarely places that cater to one's needs. But, I chanced upon the Shine Cafe, and it will be an anchor do me in my future trips to Morrow Bay. Everyone was extremely helpful, and the bowl...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

What a delight to find a vegan restaurant in Morro Bay. They close at 5:00, so get there for lunch or a very early dinner. A little hard to find, but right next to a health food store. You walk to the back and order...More

Thank Nancy v
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I have to start by saying I'm not a vegan, but with food this good the Shine Cafe has invalidated a few of my misconceptions about eating off a vegan menu. Located on Morro Bay Blvd in the picturesque town of Morro Bay, this small...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Wow....a little hole in the wall and great Vegan food. Friendly staff and quick service. Hubby had black bean Taco and I had Tempeh Tacos! Fresh and delicious. It was so cool to be able to order anything off the menu! Great selection of drinks....More

Thank GeoffreyIrvine
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Everything is outstanding-the only hard part is choosing. If you haven't tried their spring rolls-they're a must-have. The sauce is incredible!!

Thank sbillinger
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25 August 2016|
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Response from Dad Z | Reviewed this property |
BTW, their menu is on their web site with pricing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2143
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-771-8344
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