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Seaside Cafe & Bakery

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1327 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-1954
+1 805-773-4360
06:30 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 14:00
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Roseville, California
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Then I stayed for breakfast and delightful morning conversation! My eggs were perfectly prepared and the lemon pastry was delicious. I just hit the early morning trail to see what I could find and now I can't wait to go back to Shell Beach and try more of the delicious menu offerings, more coffee, and check in with my new... More 

Thank RealtorKittie
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We discovered this little jewel while taking a walk through Shell Beach neighborhood. And have been here 4 times since! Perfect every time! The food is amazing and the coffee drinks never disappoints! Cute outdoor patio if you want to eat outside rather than in, the owner is a kick to chat with! We are customers for ever!

Thank Lori A
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great friendly service, food arrived quickly. Best coffee in Cali! Large servings of food and was super tasty.

Thank Kristy M
Hackensack, New Jersey
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77 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on vacation and looking for a place for breakfast. I saw some of the reviews on trip advisor and decided to give it a try.... the food was excellent and the people (the owner and the cook) were great...I had a breakfast burrito which was huge and my daughter had the French toast.. we didn't have to eat... More 

Thank Slay827
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have gone to this restaurant for years. It started out incredibly good, even if seating was not very good (a few outside tables with uncomfortable chairs). Large portions of well prepared and creative food. The last couple of times it's been a disaster. Portions cut in 1/2, lousy preparation, inattentive and rude staff - definitely not worth going to. The... More 

Thank Joseph G
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109 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on our way to LA because of the Illy coffee sign The espresso was perfect and the pie yummy, staff is friendly and nice, recommended!

Thank Robmav
Walnut Creek, California
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The food is very good here, but due to a lack of indoor seating it's just not a great option for meals. The outdoor seating, consisting of benches and metal chairs isn't very comfortable. The owner could be more pleasant.

Thank domsimonian
United States
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This spot has it going on. Simple: good coffee AND good food. Short menu of seasonal fresh items and good coffee. Prices affordable. Small venue so finding a place to sit during the busy times can be a challenge, I take mine to go.... to Dinosaur Park down the street. You are set to go.

Thank 825michellez
Taunton, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Locals feel to this cafe. Had breakfast here and the host went the extra mile to cook me exactly what I wanted in an all American omelette and it was absolutely wonderful. Would return again just for that. Not a smart place, definitely looks a little disorganised but it's the food that matters and ours (there were six of us)... More 

Thank Simon F
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Pancakes are amaaaazing! Very welcoming and Nice! Wish we could have stayed longer to try one of the cakes available!

Thank pom-pot50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 16
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1327 Shell Beach Rd, Shell Beach, CA 93449-1954
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Shell Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-773-4360

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?