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F.McLintocks Saloon

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
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686 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3511
+1 805-541-0686
07:00 - 12:00
12:30 - 21:00
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Sun 07:00 - 12:00
12:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 11:00
Fri 11:30 - 21:30
Sat 07:00 - 11:30
12:00 - 21:30
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Morro Bay, California
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

F. McLintock's has been in the area forever! Everything is big. Big steaks, big dishes, big pours. If you like grilled meats, you'll like here.

Thank Dead-Air-Dave
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137 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made a reservation for a window seat and mentioned an anniversary. They located us on the very far side at the window. Alicia served our table and she did an outstanding job. We were treated like VIP's. Excellent food and the portions were large. You don't go away hungry. Had the Top Sirloin and tasted great. Bottle of wine went... More 

Thank Roadmite
Camarillo, California
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851 reviews
634 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good breakfast, good bloody mary's. Not sure you need more than that. Its a bar really, but they have breakfast. I had a nice omelette with cheese. Service is good. Right off of a main drag in town. The windows was open to the street, which gave it a nice breeze. I would definitely come back.

Thank Hitcher84
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant at Pismo Beach is my personal favorite, however, on Thursday night in downtown San Luis Obispo, McLintock's is the most popular booth at the market. Same great food at an unbelievable price. Plus very generous portions.

Thank meanmachine439
O.C., Calif.
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68 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Pulled pork BBQ sandwich was massive, mashed potatoes were amazing, but so was my daughter side of a loaded baked potato. We all left with half our meals for tomorrow. Came when it was empty, so great service and relaxed vibe. Otherwise, I assume it becomes a busy bar other times. Food will bring us back.

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306 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for a casual family dinner while in town visiting the area and really enjoyed it. The tri-tip sandwich was amazing - I ate every last bit of it and washed it down with a couple of glasses of local Pinot Noir from Edna. The entire family enjoyed their selections and the waitress was really great.

Thank Rob K
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The restaurant food does not compare to the bar menu. Happy hour on Tues- Friday is the best time to go 4p-6pm Happy hour menu is great

Thank Veronica C
Portishead, United Kingdom
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422 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I chilled here a few times, if a band called shambala is playing, they are trmendous, and the volume is very muted. The place itself is nice and has a good atmosphere, it is the bar to chill at when the farmers market is on, and centraly located, Hope this has been of some help for you...

Thank garylomas
Shaver Lake, California
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I each ordered an omelette. My husband had the chili omelette, and I had the vegetarian. The omelette's were good. The country potatoes were over-cooked on my husbands's breakfast. Our service was good. The manager was very friendly and helped us with our order. We had some time to kill before a doctor appointment, so stayed a... More 

Thank meanjeanne47
Orcutt, California
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

My son, daughter in law and 20 month old granddaughter were here from Texas. We wanted to go some where nice and kid friendly. McLintocks was a perfect choice. Food was delicious, atmosphere was great and very was awesome. Add live music to that and our night was fantastic. My granddaughter really enjoyed dancing to the music.

Thank Tamilyn1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
12:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 11:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 686 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3511
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-541-0686

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