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Lucia Lodge Restaurant

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62400 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9533
+1 831-667-2391
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North Oxford, Massachusetts
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170 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was nice and the restaurant was not crowded at all, so those were positives. But the menu was very limited and very expensive, and the food was only average in quality.

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Ireland
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77 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for dinner one evening in October while visiting the Big Sur area, there are really few restaurant choices along this area and as we were passing we decided to eat here, the restaurant opens at 5 for dinner so when we arrived it had just opened. There were not too many options on the menu for dinner but... More 

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Green Valley, Arizona
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128 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Since the Nepenthe was just too crowded, we trucked onwards on the PCH and found this wonderful place. The ocean views were awesome, and we opted for their ‘famous’ fish and chips…and yes, they were great! The waitress was very friendly, and the prices were reasonable for this area.

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Long Island, New York
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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here our first night staying at the lodge. Our waitress was very nice and was running all the tables so she was a bit frazzled. We felt bad. Our food was very good. We got steak and chicken and it was all tasty. The views are great of the water and mountains.

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Campsea Ashe, United Kingdom
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the lodge over night so ate at the restaurant. We ate early around 5.30/6 as we wanted an early night and a chance to see the sunset without being rushed as the restaurant finished at 7.45pm! The service was very friendly. We sat in the window to see the view but the flys are a real... More 

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Valley Springs, California
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

If you are driving through, stop for a great lunch enjoy fish and chips and a wonderful view! Service was friendly, beer is cold.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Wonder gem! Great atmosphere! Outdoor dining with gorgeous coastal view!! Highly recommended the salmon tacos.

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San Jose, California
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Just inside the door a sign says to seat yourself so I did. The table I chose near a window was wet so I told the server, who looked at me funny saying she had just wiped it. I asked for a towel and she returned and partially wiped the table top dry. I guess we're supposed to wait for... More 

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Tuckerton, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Our dinners were delicious. You can buy wine at the store on site. The restaurant is a quick walk from the cabins and rooms.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing location with superb views. We were promptly served by an efficient and friendly waitress albeit in a rather abrupt style, and we thoroughly enjoyed a very tasty and substantial burger and blue cheese with fries and a coke. The little flies which seemed to take a shine to us were annoying though but they had been a feature of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 40
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62400 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9533
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Sur
  • Phone Number: +1 831-667-2391
  • This restaurant is at Lucia Lodge

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?