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Tognazzini's Dockside Restaurant

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1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
+1 805-772-8100
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Newport Beach, California
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Both of our meals were very good. The service was good. Although even though I inquired about foods that I was allergic to they were still in some of the items. They offered to replace them which was great. We will stop by there again.

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Boulder, Colorado
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78 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had some fresh steamed crab and fish and chips. We sat on the outdoor deck next to the bay, The food was awesome, but the group was delighted to be joined by two sea lions, an otter, and a supervisory pelican. Of course, the obligatory seagulls made there presence known. A cheerful small bird also hopped between tables, hoping... More 

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Atascadero, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I suggest making reservations. It was a very busy night but the service was excellent. We had a party of four and all our dishes were tasty.

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Los Angeles, California
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

All 4 of us really enjoyed our dinner here. The staff was very nice while the food was very good. My youngest, 9 yrs old, devoured her plate of clams! The black cod I had was delicious....all in all this place really satisfied our craving for seafood!

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Ventura, California
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes we returned and its been a couple of years since we ate at this great restaurant. I love the clam chowder. It is excellent. My wife loves her "Oysters Rockefeller" and so I! Everything is great!!! They serve delicious sour dough bread. Highly recommend this place. https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowUserReviews-g32746-d839481-r281490202-Tognazzini_s_Dockside_Restaurant-Morro_Bay_San_Luis_Obispo_County_California.html#

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Menlo Park, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delicious seafood dinner at Dockside. The menu includes some non-seafood choices as well. There are the standard, daily choices supplemented with daily specials. Servings are very generous. Service is friendly and atmosphere is casual.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Were there 2 nights ago for a late dinner, good food and friendly service! ...excellent for families!

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Milan, Italy
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there some days ago and it was terrible! We ate some linguini and they wasn't good for a only big reason. The fish was fresh and it was very good but the spaghetti were full of spices and the taste wasn't good. The plate was full of garlic and the broth was too much, it was like a... More 

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Bushnell, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fulfilling lunch here on a misty, drizzly day. Fried scallops were cooked to perfection; you may think frying would demean a scallop, but these were perfectly done. A bowl of clam chowder was HUGE and wonderfully warming. Oysters on the half shell: perfect. Annie's service was friendly even though she was swamped. Loved watching the activity on the... More 

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Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch on our drive from SF to LA. How lucky were we !! Had 2 portions of raw Oysters and a plate of Crab cakes. The oysters were so fresh and we made a wonderful discovery: eating oysters with horse radish sauce ! Quite unique. The crab cakes were the best we've ever eaten. So much... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-8100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?