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DePalo & Sons

2665 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-1779
+1 805-773-1589
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (27 reviews)
“pasta salad” (4 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2665 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-1779
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you are staying in the area or just passing through, be sure to stop at DePalo & Sons Italian Deli. Such an abundance of food from pastas, salads, pastries and so much more. We stopped here on our way to Cambria and picked up...More

Thank Islandgirl53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having so close to our hotel was great, didn't need grocery or many restaurants. It was a great find.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in town for our Neice’s wedding and the van driver at our Hotel suggested this place. We went for lunch and had the Three Sisters Playe and shared it. It was delicious. We had fresh snickerdoodle cookies for dessert. Wish we had more...More

Thank ken k
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Stopped by during Memorial weekend to pick up food for a sunset picnic and we ended up with couple of sandwiches, a slice of cake, some pasta salad, cornichons, and beer. The food is amazing and fresh and the service was great. Their selections are...More

Thank GiantScreamer
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We could not fathom a trip to the central coast without multiple supply/lunch runs to DePalo & Sons. We could eat cheaper but certainly not better! Just writing this is making me long for our next trip to Pismo and this Shell Beach Gem. I...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

I’ve been to this deli for years, and I just went again today. I picked up a Seasoned Rotisserie Chicken, Creamy Potato Salad, Chicken Pesto Pasta, Chicken Caesar Salad, Dustin’s Irish Rueben hot sandwich, 1/2 turkey make your own sandwich for me, and chips from...More

Thank mcmurja
Reviewed 21 May 2018

The sandwiches were fresh and very tasty! I recommend the grinder if you are hungry. The cheeses are excellent as well.

Thank Rory H
Reviewed 1 May 2018

What can you say about this place, other than they seem to have everything you might want and enjoy. Their deli case is awesome and you can find just about everything you need for a wine or beach picnic in the area. It's our "go-to"...More

Thank slofoodie_2
Reviewed 30 April 2018

an unexpected treasure trove. Full deli, and amazing wine selection, in addition to a variety of snacks and other beverages

Thank 26deanneb
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

I grabbed a couple New York Steaks to BBQ. A bottle RFL wine, a green salad from the salad case, bread and a chocolate cake. Pesto, instant party! I was surprised that the steaks were the best I have had in a long time. I...More

Thank Judy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2665 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-1779
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Shell Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-773-1589
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