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Olde Port Inn

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Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
+1 805-595-2515
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Fri 12:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was awesome, on the water..while dining we saw Peiicans, fishermen, and saw plenty of thing as they swam under our see through tables..it was awesome!

Thank efeasley37421
Anaheim, California
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232 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Drive out to the end of the pier and enjoy a nice dinner in this classic local seafood spot. Right next door to the seafood market where you can select a fresh crab or buy smoked fish. Seasonal events occur under the pavilion alongside Olde Port Inn.

Thank twinsaround
Lemoore, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

They have glass tables that allow yo to see the water below the pier. The food was really good. We got the seafood platter; it had various types of seafood. It is very big, so we shared and they are happy to split it onto two plates. Definitely recommend.

Thank sandrella9322016
Palmdale, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Fun place to relax, you can sit at glass tables and see the ocean below, you don't really see much down there but it is relaxing and enjoyable. Be sure to watch and listen for all the seals and walruses they are abundant and hilarious. Open all day Fri. Sat. Sun. and 4 pm weekends, the food is really good... More 

Thank Perzinabergina
San Diego, California
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30 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Though the view was fabulous, the food was average. Our waiter was extremely friendly. I wanted really good seafood (as we have had at the Sea Chest in Cambria), but was a little disappointed. The crab and prawn salad was so-so but was large enough to split. Not sure I would come back. It was nice to go once.

Thank Joy S
San Diego, CA
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18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

There's been some confusion about which Avila pier is closed. Since the Old Port Inn is at the end of 1 of the Avila piers (there are 3) I was concerned that I'd have to pass on my birthday steamed clams...thank goodness the old pier (the one on the north end of town) is still open so my birthday dinner... More 

Thank PFMica
Hollister, California
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

My husband and I camped at the beach and wandered down to the wharf in search of a good meal. The spinach and cheese ravioli was the best I've ever eaten. The sauce was divine and the ravioli melted in my mouth. My husband loved his seafood pasta too.

Thank johnnyscat
Santa Barbara, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

The view is amazing. We love the seafood and have had several celebration dinners at this off the beaten path restaurant

Thank Debra E
Fowler, California
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment we arrived the host and our waitress (the owners) were welcoming and informative, regarding the restaurant, the menu, and the town of Avila Beach. Three of us ordered the fish of the day, fresh petrale sole, which had a light sauce on the side, potatoes and fresh vegetables. The fourth person ordered a steak, which he reported... More 

Thank GrapeladyD
Clovis, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Great service & food. Of course all the fish are fresh caught and cooked to perfection. Will go there again.

Thank CabNCheese

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-595-2515

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