We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Urbane Cafe

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
952 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3602
+1 805-541-5100
Website
Today
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 44: English reviews
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Salads & Sandwiches Popular Salad : Cilantro salad Popular Sandwich: Socal Sandwich Bombb !! (:

Helpful?
Thank Ana H
Manteca, California
Level Contributor
41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

For a lunch this was perfect. They had a nice covered patio so we were able to enjoy the warm weather without being directly in the sun.

Helpful?
Thank jcwood2015
Sunnyvale, California
Level Contributor
111 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stopped for dinner at this downtown restaurant. We wanted a lighter dinner and this was a great place. They make fresh focaccia for each sandwich (like a thick flatbread). Very tasty. The fresh bread makes the sandwich. They also include a nice side salad. It might be called a "healthy choice" restaurant, but my meat and potatoes husband enjoyed it... More 

Helpful?
Thank gradeschoolmom
Auberry, California
Level Contributor
15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Stopped in for a great lunch. Definitely will return. Chicken salad was very good. Handy to shops and easy walking.

Helpful?
Thank JudyTraveler2014
new york, United States
Level Contributor
20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing 2 sandwiches I tried (both veggie) were amazing (comes with a nice combination of greens in balsamic dressing). The stuff was kind, and the only downside is that there is no hot drink - so they don't mind you going to the coffee shop next door, and bring it in while you wait for your dish to be prepared.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ido A
Boulder, Colorado
Level Contributor
33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

This is a quaint unassuming restaurant where you order at the counter and your meal is brought to your table. They have great salad and sandwich options. There is a small patio out front for outdoor dining.

Helpful?
Thank Weah1445
Visalia, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent, service was quick and on point! I had the pesto chicken and sun dried tomato sandwich, was excellent! Will be eating here again.

Helpful?
Thank Slabsaver
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
150 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is a lovely cafe in the downtown SLO area. They have delicious vegetarian sandwiches and other food items as well. The outdoor patio is a great place to sit down for lunch and watch the people pass by. I've eaten here a few times and always make a point of stopping here for lunch while in town.

Helpful?
Thank travelingCAgal
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
155 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

We stopped in SLO on our way North and found this excellent place for lunch. Sandwiches were well filled and very tasty, with excellent focaccia bread. Service was quick and friendly.

Helpful?
Thank GeoffGuiseley
Central Coast California
Level Contributor
178 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

We stopped there one night after a movie, just wanting to pick up something fast. Their food was great. We'll definitely be back.

Helpful?
Thank lakemissy

Travellers who viewed Urbane Cafe also viewed

San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County
San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County
 
San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County
San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo County
 

Been to Urbane Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 952 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-541-5100

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Urbane Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?