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Olde Port Inn

Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (50 reviews)
“crab cakes” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We haven't been here for a number of years and decided to return for dinner on a recent trip to the area, based upon recommendations from friends. Good location, nice views; parking is off pier, it is a little walk to the restaurant on the...More

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located out at the end of the pier at Avila Beach, this rustic, ocean weathered building has housed so mighty fine events over the years. Some inside tables have glass table tops with a view of the ocean below. Sea life and barnacles on the...More

Thank BlakievanHemert
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location at the end of the pier at Avila Beech Large restaurant so no issue to get a table for lunch Food OK but not memorable, location the highlight rather than the food

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Olde Port Inn on recommendation from a friend and we were not disappointed First , what an amazing setting, we parked off pier and walked along the pier to the restaurant, the closer we got the noise increased and we soon saw...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cute little restaurant at the end of the pier with great views. The portions were large and tasty. Never saw so much crab in a sandwich before. Fried appetizer plate with calamari, bacon wrapped shrimp and crab cake was excellent.

Thank badgerlaw2000
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We love it here! The view of the mountains and boats, especially at sunset, is beautiful! You can also see tons of sea lions, otters, and the occasional leopard seal as you walk down the pier! The food is to die for! Obviously all the...More

Thank colie1018
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food is fine, but the location is superb -- out at the end of what is known as the San Port San Luis Pier next to Avila Beach about 11 miles out of San Luis Obispo CA. Thee are three nearby piers starting in...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

First time here and we enjoyed our evening. The location is great, particularly as the sun sets. It's best to park off the pier and walk to the restaurant—there aren't a lot of parking spots on the pier, and the walk is nice. The tables...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at Olde Port Inn and it was good but nothing to shout about. Service was fair, portions were rather small and food was good but nothing special. Out on the pier location is nice but parking on the pier is hard to come...More

Thank RoughWrangler
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Terribly pricey. Had half a crab sandwich for $15.00, no taste at all. The deal was the calamari steak strips as an appetizer, they were excellent. Nice view from enclosed porch.

Thank pocketmom4
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Mary S
4 January 2017|
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Response from Sher1222 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it's one thing that looked good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
  • Phone Number: 8052154588
  • E-mail
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