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Shell Cafe

) #32 of 73 Restaurants in Pismo Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Soups, Cafe
1351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2217
+1 805-773-8300
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Soups, Cafe
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1351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2217
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We had breakfast here after staying a night at the Seacrest. The food was ok but a bit pricey. The waitress was very friendly.

Thank LetsGo303
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

This was a nice find. Great food. I had the chicken fried steak and eggs. The gravy is to die for!!My husband had the chicken and waffles. He really enjoyed his. Not a thing to complain out. The friendliest service was the icing on the...More

Thank Jacqueline R
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We have eaten here in the past and greatly enjoyed the experience but we were a little disappointed this time. We were there for breakfast and ordered pancakes and waffles. The food is just not up to previous visits and the prices have gone up...More

Thank philmccracken2015
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Walking in on a Saturday night....no problem getting a table. They are very interested in your opinion on the food, which is very good. Recommended dishes: sausages and pasta, any of the home made ravioli and the chicken picatta. Lasagna is wonderful too. Good Chianti....More

Thank Bill N Lisa J
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Good service with a friendly staff and solid breakfast. I stop here anytime I am in town. They have a patio that is very enjoyable.

Thank tegbug2016
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I ordered a veggie omelet with no cheese. It came with cheese. I decided, since it took so long to wait for food to arrive, that I didn't want to send it back. I asked for water, and my friend got her water in a...More

Thank rwerdja
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We went by a couple of restaurants and they were really crowded turned the corner and we found it . The service was awesome the food was well worth the price and coffee was hot good and kept coming our waitress was one of the...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Fun restaurant with good food and very generous portions. Our server was friendly and attentive. They can easily handle small groups as well as large groups. It would also be a fun place in which to spend an afternoon sipping Bloody Mary's and watching football....More

Thank daxgirl
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Stopped by for breakfast during our stay in Pismo Beach. The place is located just off the freeway before entering the downtown area. No parking lot but plenty of street parking. Food was good and plentiful but a bit on the expensive side. Omeletes run...More

Thank Srprotect
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Not sure if they changed ownership since March but we came here then and food was so great. Then we come again 6 months later and ordered the same thing, Chicken n Waffles. First visit they were the best ever, second visit completely different and...More

Thank twhan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1351 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2217
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Pismo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-773-8300
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