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Louisa's Place Restaurant

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American, Diner
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964 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3602
+1 805-541-0227
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06:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 15:00
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lagny sur marne
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good locally owned restaurant for ages. Since 1958 as explained in the menu a super cool place to start the day with

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Thank biliwitz
Sunnyvale, California
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132 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My niece goes to Cal Poly and this was her choice. We were all happy with our meal and the service. They have an extensive menu with some interesting items. I had an eggs benedict that was made like biscuits and gravy. It was delicious. My daughter had French toast, which she loved. All of use enjoyed our meals. We... More 

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Thank Lisa O
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

best breakfast in SLO! pretty busy but worth the wait... try the biscuits for sure when youre here! fantastic staff with all the history and know how of the town!

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Thank Sara L
Redwood City, California
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111 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The must stop for breakfast in downtown San Luis Obispo. It does get busy and is always a bit of a wait but worth it for the breakfast diner sit at the counter experience.They give you a substantial amount and service is great...

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Thank LMD331
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Went here for breakfast on New Years Eve. Busy place so be sure you prepare for a small wait. Once we were seated the waitresses were pretty good about making sure we were taken care of. Awesome selection and several options if you aren't quite sure what you want. In addition to the Belgian waffle I ordered, we split one... More 

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Thank Blake B
Santa Cruz, California
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219 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Whenever we take Hwy 101 from Northern Calif to Southern Calif we always stop at Louisa's for breakfast. This last time we ordered the Cinnamon roll combo (eggs, potatoes, 4 bacon, amazing cinnamon roll), Italiano omelet, and Linguica omelet. Each plate was large and delicious. This is our kind of breakfast place!

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Thank LoveToTravel524
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Came across Louisa's by chance this morning, people were waiting outside just to get a table. We had two breakfasts, really really good. Took a little longer to get served as they were so busy but well worth the wait. We were so impressed and would definitely recommend coming here

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Thank Isobel H
Santa Maria, California
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I live about 30 minutes south of Louisa's place, but I will come here at least twice a month for breakfast. Today it was country fried steak and eggs. Yummy!

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Thank katacamado
Creston
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Busy, efficient and down-home cooking with and electric vibe! Homemade cinnamon rolls, biscuits and gravy, breakfast burrito is one of the best! Casual, college atmosphere...love the downtown location!!

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Thank D6898PBlindaa
Wickenburg, Arizona
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great food in an old time style cafe. Definitely a must for breakfast. Owners there most often. Highly recommend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
Saturday
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 964 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-541-0227

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