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Big Sur Roadhouse

47080 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9556
+1 831-667-2370
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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47080 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9556
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place and great food! The humus was my Top Choice, but anything seems tasty. Five stars easy!!!

Thank danymps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is decorated beautifully. We had breakfast there while staying at Big Sur for a few days. The food is great. Loads of choice on the menu. You also have your pic of funky relaxed places to sit. Tables with little fire pits burning...More

Thank Katherine E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had eaten dinner at the Roadhouse previously and had a good experience, so when we learned that our intended destination was on the other side of the road closure, we stopped at Roadhouse for breakfast. This was just last week during the week long...More

1  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. Enjoyed our lunch in back patio looking out to a forest and river below. Do yourself a favor and try the pork tacos, so good!

Thank Kristen P
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Unlike the other reviews and despite the nice exterior look of the place, our experience was absolutely unpleasant at Roadhouse in Big Sur. While food quality was decent, the treatment we received from the staff on duty was surprisingly unwelcoming and unacceptable. We stopped there...More

1  Thank Silvie017
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We stayed at Glen Oaks, so stopped by for breakfast. The homemade donut was AMAZING...one of the best I have ever had! Great breakfast. Not cheap, but worth every penny. The furnishings are rustic and trendy. Very good, would highly recommend.

Thank Christenh1313
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We had lunch at this beautiful restaurant. Menu choices were good and the food was delicious. The outdoor patio is a beautiful setting and a wonderful place to eat, drink and share time with friends.

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We ended up stopping at this restaurant because of the landslide and having to turn around in Big Sur but we were glad we did! All our food was very good (sandwhich, burger, and fish tacos) and the setting was pretty cool as well. We...More

Thank Kendall_ashlee
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Cobb salad: 18$+ tax Bread: 3$+tax (4 slices...)- ordered after: salad finished! Shame on them! They told us it is far to provide!!

Thank SophieDaumas
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here on our second morning stay in the Big Sur. we had the egg muffin and omelette both delicious! It's a shame the place isn't open in the evening for dinner service.

Thank Becs_M83
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Noel Z
28 July 2015|
Response from Melissa M | Property representative |
Good Afternoon Noel. Yes, we do allow dogs in our outdoor patio.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47080 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA 93920-9556
  • Public Transportation: During the summer months, MST Transit offers bus service to Big Sur. The bus stops right at the Big Sur River Inn! For schedules and more information, visit www.mst.org
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Big Sur
  • Phone Number: +1 831-667-2370
  • E-mail
The Big Sur Roadhouse features delicious California cuisine with fresh, local ingredients. In keeping with our Big Sur ethos, the seasonal menu is filled with locally sourced organic ingredients. Also, not to be missed, San Francisco designer Steve Justrich's "homegrown modernism" has transformed the Roadhouse into a truly unique and fitting environment for dining in Big Sur. Please stop by for coffee, a glass of wine, a snack or make a reservation for a full meal.
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