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Tognazzini's Dockside Restaurant

1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
+1 805-772-8100
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (89 reviews)
“fresh fish” (64 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
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1 - 10 of 685 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a return diner to the Dockside cafe for lunch. I have never had a bad meal there. Today, my friend and I opted for the restaurant for lunch as a loud music venue was playing at the cafe. I had grilled fish tacos...More

Thank Liza W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dockside offers some twists to the standard restaurant food. They offer seafood plus burgers and sandwiches so there is something for everyone.

Thank SuzanneinMB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our third year, and many visits, again make this the outstanding seafood restaurant I know. The owner is a ship captain and The Catch of the Day is the Catch of the Day, though perhaps from one of his buddies fishing boat. I was amazed...More

1  Thank Guy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were very hungry and Tognazzini"s was open, we didn't know where else to go, so gave it a try. The people there were very nice. The place was loud. The wait was long. The crab cakes came out a deconstructed mess,...More

Thank NorCalVisitor
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very middle of the road food. Very generous portions. Wouldn't hesitate to eat there again if in the area. Calamari and pasta was good.

Thank SteveNScottsdale
Reviewed 12 January 2018

When you enter, they make you feel at home. The food is delicious and the service is always good. We are regulars - you should try it too.

Thank ShreRnae
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here on recommendation from our tiki harbor cruise captain. Fresh and delicious seafood. The swordfish kabob and smoked squid salad were amazing. The clam chowder is tasty. Our son and our cousin had the tacos and the shrimp cocktail and they loved...More

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Some of the best grilled fish I've ever had! Portions were large, and this place had a good selection for children as well.

1  Thank 271carrib
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a must visit to enjoy the seafood..the B-B-Q Oysters are off the chart good. Service is great and delivered hot and tasty.

1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Here for late..late lunch at 3:30 P.M. with my wife and daughter. Expected to come in just for my wife to have some clam chowder. Wound up us all eating. Very pleasant service with waitress having lots of patience. Food very reasonable and large portions...More

1  Thank ArtnCindy
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Beth R
2 September 2016|
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Response from PurpleDancingqueen | Reviewed this property |
Go to there website, select Dockside under Out Restaurants, at the bottom chick on Restaurant Menu which will bring up a PDF menu which you can look at or print. Hope this helped.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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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