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The Porch Cafe

22322 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita, CA 93453-8628
+1 805-438-3376
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good55%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (11 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
“panini” (3 reviews)
Open Now
05:30 - 16:00All hours
American, Cafe
22322 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita, CA 93453-8628
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

This is a very casual place. The chalkboard menu has a large variety of sandwiches, burgers, wraps, and salads. There is also beer on tap, and possibly wine, as well as a good selection of soft drinks. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. We were...More

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Coffee good however they sit in the thermals And so the coffee is never as hot as I would like it. However they are willing to warm up if you need it. Further they have specialty coffees that are good. Food is good. Presentation of...More

Thank Sylviada63
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Good food, beer and wine at reasonable prices. Open for breakfast and lunch during the week and serve casual dinners on Friday nights along with live music. Big city entertainment in a small town atmosphere.

Thank 67larryd
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered a few deli sandwiches which were exactly as ordered! Later, we thought it would have been nice if the bread had been toasted, but it wasn't an option. The French dip was great and the chicken tenders were as expected, tasty, hot and...More

Thank Tarra R
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We had lunch there yesterday for the first time. I had a turkey, avocado and tomato wrap and it was big and tasty but a little too pricey for me ($9.95). The potato salad was bland and needed salt (I never salt anything but did...More

Thank K. B
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Enjoy for breakfast and lunch. Nice salads and good sandwiches and burgers. Seating inside and out. Yummy bar cookies.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Three of us stopped in this morning on the way to an event outside of town. We had various coffee drinks. We all enjoyed the low key environment and ample seating. One in the group had eaten at this location previously and was please with...More

Thank traveldog149
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped for a small lunch. We split a panino of roast beef with green chile and cheese. Quite good. Sides of potato salad and cole slaw both seemed "home made" and were good. We'd come back, happily.

Thank GaoDawei
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We were looking for a pet friendly place for breakfast and saw The Porch Cafe on Bringfido.com. We each had one of their breakfast bowls and really liked them. The bagel we ordered was fresh and good. They don't have a large menu but it...More

Thank Sea_Squared
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Had a pretty good spicy beef panini Ice machine was barely working, out of some silverware and so on Clean, tasty, did the job

Thank vintagetrailer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22322 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita, CA 93453-8628
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Santa Margarita
  • Phone Number: +1 805-438-3376
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