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Old San Luis BBQ

670 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3593
+1 805-285-2473
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“corn pie” (11 reviews)
“tri tip” (33 reviews)
“beans” (11 reviews)
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11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Barbecue
670 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3593
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We've tried lots of tri tip since we live in the area. This is one of the best. The rub is perfect, no need for sauce. Corn pie was cheesy, dense, flavorful but not spicy. Sweet potatoes fries fresh and yummy. The garlic toast was...More

Thank KarenEph320
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is awesome (we tried the tri tip and also pulled pork plates). Our son has allergies and they confirmed what items he could safely and he loved it. I just wish we lived closer so we could go here more often.

Thank Jill09
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in town and wanted a simple meal that was good and filling. We walked past and then came back after we didn't see anything else that looked good. You order at the outside window and can eat outside but they also have a...More

Thank WaywardWander9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently went on a driving tour of California, from San Diego up to San Francisco, with numerous stops along the way. I had picked out a couple of dozen restaurants for us to visit, most from the Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives...More

Thank MisterMikeToronto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food can be found here at the Old San Luis BBQ Co. Today we tried chicken sliders and a tri tip plate. The corn pie was very good with lots of cheese. I really liked the BBQ sauce. We also ordered their special O.G....More

Thank chickabeegrrl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a great find with helpful, speedy service and some of the most delicious sandwiches you can buy, The BBQ meat was freshly cooked and mouthwatering to taste. I'll be heading back anytime I am back in SLO!

Thank Dabdad
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

$3 gets you 18 oz of craft brew of the day BBQ is very good Santa Maria style Sourdough rolls are awesome

Thank mschmidt31
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Looking for great bbq without waiting in line for a 30 minutes, this is the place. Super fast friendly service with quiet indoor or outdoor dining. Besides bbq they also have a fantastic strawberry field salad and vast array of local brews. Reasonable prices to...More

Thank TJanzen
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Once we found this place, we are regulars. I love the barbecued chicken sandwich! My beef eating friends love the tri-tip plate, and sandwich. I like that it`s not filled with loud televisions. Staff is always friendly, and can help, if you`re undecided.

1  Thank judith h
Reviewed 18 May 2017

we walked here from our conference location. The strawberry field salad was very refreshing and tasty, Add a barbecued slider and a drink, and it was a wonderful lunch!

1  Thank Tami R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 670 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3593
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-285-2473
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