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Tognazzini's Dockside Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
+1 805-772-8100
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Ojai, California
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

These were the worst fish tacos I have ever had. Between those and the other 3 meals in my party, the food tasted poor quality and pretty flavorless. I was excited for some authentic fresh fish and this place did not hold up. Good service though!

Thank laurenharrisvt
Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered ahi tuna appetizer that was very good and we ordered the Captain's platter or some kind of sampling of fish. The plate came FULL of French fries with not much fish at all. It wasn't cheap. The menu says coleslaw on request and we asked for some. The waitress only brought one and it came in a condiment... More 

Thank luvcntry
Avalon, California
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sit on the deck, watch the boats come and go, greet the sea lions barking off the pier, and enjoy rich, creamy clam chowder and crunchy, delicious fish & chips, and/or plump, juicy oysters. Doggies welcome, even doggie cookies, leashes and water bowls provided.

Thank ArizonaOD
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never had a bad meal here. Great service and excellent food. Puts the other places to shame by good fresh food prepared great,

Thank Paul O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were 10 of us and we thoroughly enjoyed our lunch. The fried oysters were delicious. My brother who only eats meat loves bacon burger. Highly recommend.

Thank Tracey P
West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed near Morro Bay and opted for this restaurant. Very nice casual seafood dining. The seafood is fresh and very good.

Thank Don W
San Joaquin Valley California
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102 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We can't do a day trip to Moro Bay without going to Tognazzi's. Big parking lot just down from the restaurant. Located pretty close to the rock right on the water. Order inside and sit outside near the fishing pier. Fish market and they serve food also. Try the Scallops grilled (awesome). Fish tacos are great also. We tried the... More 

Nathrop, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We ate at Dockside Two which is out behind the Dockside restaurant. If you didn't know it was back there, you would never find it. This is a counter order place with outside tables. We had the fish and chips. The food was good but nothing special. The outside patio was funky with plenty of local color. There is nothing... More 

Thank Doug W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

great food service was great gave 25% on tips both times for dinner had the fresh local caught fish specials seafood pasta mighty tasty will definitely be back

Thank Mikemhs
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a small, very clean seafood restaurant. The fish and chips dinner and the tempura prawns were delicious. Portions are very large. We went mid afternoon and there were only a few others eating. Parking is next to the restaurant.

Thank Teresa W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Soups
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
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?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?