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Dorn's Original Breakers Cafe

801 Market Ave, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2123
+1 805-772-4415
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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801 Market Ave, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2123
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed in Morro Bay during Graduation weekend at CalPoly and came here on Sunday Morning for Father's Day brunch. The place always seems to be packed and we had a ½ hour wait before being seated on the deck. Still, it was worth the...More

Thank dkata94598
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A quick decision to have lunch here after Cal Poly graduation. Made a reservation for 7 the day of. Great lunch had the fish and chips. Drinks very great. Great view of the bay. Good service.

Thank Jenny F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast, lunch or dinner, this is the best. Everything is fresh and prepared with care. Bar staff is friendly and makes wonderful mixed drinks. You can have a quiet both or seat at the window to enjoy the view, or, when the weather is right,...More

Thank HappyTraveler0109
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were turned away from several restaurants in area who said they couldn’t handle a party of 18 and Chris the manager of Dorn’s was more than accommodating. Food was amazing for rehearsal morning breakfast and Jenny our server for dinner was amazing no one...More

Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulously appointed restaurant great service and superb food at reasonable price for what you get Steak was awesome

Thank gray
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood on Monday night, place was busy. Seated right away with a view of the Rock! Obvious the locals hang here. Everyone was friendly and attentive. We had blackened swordfish, blackened snapper and our men had the fried seafood plates. The sour dough bread was...More

Thank Margie D
Reviewed 15 May 2018

excellent food, particularly fish dishes. a bit pricy, but elegant, good service, wonderful food and good wines. one street up from the harbour, directly next to Blue Sail Inn (hotel).

Thank vivienneschmid
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Usually my breakfast spot but I decided to give dinner a try...and have to admit, I really prefer breakfast at Dorn's. The view is still gorgeous, service attentive but not overly so, dining room was pretty full, I enjoyed my dinner but I was hoping...More

Thank DianeXit98
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We are at Dorns" the first night of our stay and loved the food and view. We sat facing the bay for a great view. The salad was wonderful with great fruit and other yummies. The primavera to which I added shrimp was also great....More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Ate here twice while staying in Morro Bay. Good food, friendly service and again a great view over the shops in Morro Bay to the ocean. Good selection in the menu and they even have a eggs benedict that is made with artichokes!

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Response from beachlovers4 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is but I can't confirm it, a phone call should do it, enjoy!
22 November 2015|
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Response from Mick T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Can't help. We're back in Australia. Just call them. And while you're there in Morro Bay, check out all the Australian Red Flowering Gum trees! T g ere are more there than I gave ever seen in Australia in one town... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
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07:00 - 21:00
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07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 Market Ave, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2123
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-4415
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