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Ruddell's Smokehouse

101 D St, Cayucos, CA 93430-1107
+1 805-995-5028
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked fish” (75 reviews)
“taco” (79 reviews)
“albacore” (45 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 18:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Fast food
101 D St, Cayucos, CA 93430-1107
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best fish tacos around! Many choices to choose from and they are all unique and delicious! The smoked albacore rocks!

Thank Jeanette G
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We live 3 hours away from this place, but when in Cayucos Pier, it’s a must stop for $6.00 shrimp taco, yes, a bit pricey for A taco, but well worth the money, they have this special hot sauce you can add to them, which...More

Thank Gloryaa
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us. It did not disappoint! There was already a line to order when they opened. Best shrimp taco I’ve ever had! No indoor seating so to go is the only way to go. Take your food and hang out on...More

Thank DfinLVR
Reviewed 19 November 2017

this place is ridiculously great. the smoked fish sounded so fab, but I had the smoked chicken with all the sauced and trimmings and I was in heaven. My husband also, but I forgot what he ordered (but not fish as he does not like...More

Thank Cheryl Y
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I think in general, us Brits do not really eat fish tacos. However, my wife and I are converted! We were passing thru recently after visiting Hearst Castle.Great resort Cayucos as well! I had the salmon taco, my wife had the local fish one, wow,...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great food in a little hole in the wall. The smoked Salmon tacos were amazing as were the smoked chicken tacos. They have many other items to choose from. While you're waiting for your order you have the beach right there to view. Definitely recommend...More

Thank CalBear67
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Road tripping in Cali and looking for place to eat so we went to Trip Advisor and Man what a find! My friend wanted fish tacos! I thought yuk! I planned on eating somewhere else after she ate ( being polite) I am not much...More

1  Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Right on the beach in Cayucos....best fish tacos in the SLO county area, Good value. When in Cayucos always grab some to eat on the beach or take home.

Thank _mbcamh
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The smoked fish tacos were awesome and my husband had the pork loin taco. Large taco so good value for money. Yummy!

Thank MemeNZ
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I heard great reviews about his place, so we decided to try. Mixed feelings from my family as smoked fish wasn't well received with the mix of apples and other toppings that are on the taco. I personally didn't mind the mix of flavors in...More

Thank mrs r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 D St, Cayucos, CA 93430-1107
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cayucos
  • Phone Number: +1 805-995-5028
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