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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 good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (80 reviews)
“fresh fish” (61 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
1245 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2041
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was possibly one of the best dining experiences of my lifetime! The fish was fresh, local and delicious. Our meal was less than $20 for lunch. We sat right next to the harbor and saw Sea Otters in the bay. There was live music...More

Thank vajmugrl
Reviewed 3 days ago

Right on the Embarcadero with great views of the Rock and smokestacks! Table service with fresh fish being the prize on the menu! Service was great and the food as well!

Thank Brian N
Reviewed 6 days ago

The best kept secret of Morro Bay. This restaurant constantly has local live musicians, the best fresh catch, great beers, and are pet friendly. Not to mention the incredible view. This is my absolute favorite restaurant to get fish from if I didn't catch it...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dockside is a great place to have lunch. We had the fish and chips and we split the meal and we both had plenty. You can bring your dog up on the deck so that is really nice. In the afternoons they have live music...More

Thank tuna18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed watching the fishing boats unload while eating a delightful lunch, my cobb salad with shrimp had everything eggs, avocado tomatoes bacon, beets and many vegetables a must try is celentra lime dressings

Thank Charline E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was recommended by our wine server at Tobin James Tasting Room in Paso Robles – it didn’t disappoint! We sat outside on the dock listening to a gentlemen soloist play blues music. It was a perfect lunch! Eating quality seafood, with the fresh ocean...More

Thank cardinalsfan1924
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

SUper BBQ oysters and fish and chips!!! service and location!!! also a local fish market so you can take a fresh catch home for your next meal!!!

Thank Dawna H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I were not real hungry but wanted to try there Clam Chowder in a bowl. It took awhile to get but they were slammed! It was delicious with nice pieces of clam very tasty. Go to Tognazzini's Too - where they have...More

Thank 13bstock01
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Sit with a view of the docks and watch the fresh catch as it us unloaded! Sit on the dockside with amazing view of Morro Bay and listen to local music on Friday afternoons! Pick out your fresh fish and have it cooked up to...More

Thank JungleJym55
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We were just in town one night and the #1 restaurant was booked so we went to this one based on Trip Adviser reviews. I found the clam chowder delightful and my husband enjoyed the side salad. But our halibut fish and chips was overlooked...More

Thank Judy G
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Beth R
How can I download a complete menu?
2 September 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
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
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining
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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