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Bill & Carol's Sea Shanty

) #5 of 14 Restaurants in Cayucos ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
296 S Ocean Ave, Cayucos, CA 93430-1230
+1 805-995-3272
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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08:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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296 S Ocean Ave, Cayucos, CA 93430-1230
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had dinner there last night with my family and the food was quiet nice but a little pricey for the quality. I had the Chinese chicken salad which was OK, my husband has the sword fish it was a little dry, my son had the...More

Thank Fabienne B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had dinner here whilst on holiday. The food was really good (great menu) service was excellent and it was in a great location. Really enjoyed the ice cool beer too.

Thank TJB333333
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding club sandwiches BUT save your appetite for desserts. Huge strawberry shortcake and hot fudge sundaes. Highly recommend.

Thank Al K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 stars is too much but it is hard to be negative. How most places do one thing is how they do them all...so...their signature chowder complete with the owners name on it...comes from a can. We had a few bites and set it to...More

Thank blytheanderic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such great meals! Good options for the kids, terrific for the dinners we had there. Husband said his halibut was perfect. Tough to choose a dessert with such great choices!

Thank 617Dory
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The young lady who led us to our table was off her game, was new, inept or all three. When I asked her what size glass the draft beer was served in, she gestured and said, "about this size". She was serious.... After placing our...More

Thank ajsaxman559
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Family friendly service!! Especially kind and attentive to grandchildren as well as all adults. Went back again for dessert & staff remembered the kids-pretty impressive!

Thank Vickiczar
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I first discovered Bill & Carol's Sea Shanty while visiting at the Hearst Castle. The food and service were so good that we have been back 3 times. I know that does not seem like a lot but considering I live in Georgia and rarely...More

Thank ahbrannon
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were traveling down HWY 1 and pulled into Cayucos to check out this sweet little oceanside town. As we drove through we spotted the Sea Shanty so we stopped for lunch. I had some of the best clam chowder ever and...More

Thank CMC_03
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious food!! Great desserts! Plan on gaining a few pounds here. Calamari, fish and chips, shrimp all mouth watering!

Thank Ziggy801
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 296 S Ocean Ave, Cayucos, CA 93430-1230
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cayucos
  • Phone Number: +1 805-995-3272
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