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Olde Port Inn

Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (48 reviews)
“rock cod” (10 reviews)
“crab cakes” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is an old port which you can go for a nice walk, buy seafood for a very good price, enjoy the views and take many pictures. We had 12 oysters for 14 dollars!!!

Thank lolatrujillo
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was disappointed by the quality of the meal : poor display in the plate, fish was overcooked, and the price was high for what we got. I guess we are paying for the view and location. For what I got, I would have paid...More

Thank Lucie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in this area but moved away almost 40 years ago. So when I come back I always have dinner at the Olde Port Inn on the end of the third pier in Avila. The weather was perfect, the views as always are...More

Thank VictoryVisionTim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was okay and the view is always great. We had a great experience at this restaurant a few years ago. Unfortunately, this time it was just so so. The service was not great and that contributed to the mediocre experience. She didn't tell...More

Thank CaliforniaDreamin17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is an institution in my book. I remember going here as a child and young adult. This was our families' favorite place to dine. Now I take everyone here when I do my Central Coast Tour for friends. Tables have views to die...More

Thank BonnieMcCoy
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant sits on the end of a fishing pier in Avila Beach. This restaurant has a market which supplies them with fresh fish. So that Petrale Sole you are eating is very fresh. The fish and chips are really good here because the fish...More

Thank CentralCoastWine
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal at this restaurant, we ordered a starter and a main to share and the fish and chip from the kids the menu. Everything was cooked to our liking. We did however had a small inconvenience which I won't go into...More

Thank sono-ancora-io
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We sat at a sea-through, glass table next to the big windows looking out onto the beautiful bay. Stunning! We had never been before, and I kept the restaurant info a surprise for my friend's BDay. We were thrilled at the views and novelty of...More

Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We had the fresh catch of the day (sole) lightly breaded. A gratin potatoes All was delicious. Tables with a glass top and view down into the water was novel. Staff was very nice.

Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

3 minutes from Avila at the end of the pier is a quiet, delicious seafood restaurant with views galore! Laura, our waitperson, was friendly and engaging. Great service! The hostess was very kind to show us our seating options given it was our first visit....More

Thank simplelife5
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Mary S
do you have fish and chips?
4 January 2017|
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Response from Sher1222 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it's one thing that looked good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
  • Phone Number: 8052154588
  • E-mail
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