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Luna Red

1023 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3222
+1 805-540-5243
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“tapas” (71 reviews)
“paella” (21 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, International, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1023 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3222
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had lunch with a friend, menu was disappointing, not many choices. We were at the restaurant before 2 PM, so it could not have been the late lunch menu. We had eaten at Luna Red before and the experience was quite satisfying, not this time.

Thank Corinne705
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luna Red is an attractive restaurant with a large outdoor seating area located one block off of the main shopping street of SLO. Many of the items on the menu are served tapas style however there are full dishes as well. I had the sea...More

Thank bobolan92
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a place to eat in downtown SLO and our Uber driver recommended Luna Red as one of the most popular places so we gave it a try. Patio is very nice ,was such a beautiful night we actually had to ask...More

Thank radar60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I love this place. I had dinner here with my daughter and the evening atmospher is just lovely and cozy. I took my son and his girlfriend here for a lunch around 1 pm and they were still serving both breakfast and...More

Thank Evi_02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the sunny, creekside patio right in front of the oldest structure in the county: The Mission. But inside tables are very nice too. The menu is an eclectic ethnic mix sure to please any palate. Loved the little tacos ... mix and match --...More

Thank sayitwrite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our SLO favorites. This was our first visit since their new chef began. We were very pleased to see that everything is still top notch. We love having the option to sit inside or outside, both of which are very pleasant....More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I really can't remember what we ate in this wonderful restaurant while we visited SLO. We were there twice that week. Once on our own and once with another couple. Both times we had a great time. The food was very good. (Although obviously not...More

Thank Tootsie64
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stopped at Luna Red late on a Sunday evening, on the road from Santa Barbara to Silicon Valley. They seated us outside, very quickly. The atmosphere was relaxed and the wait staff happy and friendly. The area heater ran out of propane but staff...More

Thank Leslie I
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This restaurant is known for a variety of delicious dishes but their paella, especially the negra paella, is outstanding. Best of all, they are pet friendly so if you have a well behaved dog, this is the place for you. Friendly staff, delicious food and...More

Thank CZI777
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Great food. Tapas. Tacos. Indoor and outdoor areas. Stroller friendly. In area that you can walk around, and shop.

Thank cds31
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Questions & Answers
Beth G
11 May 2017|
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Response from Shanny C | Property representative |
Yes, we do! Just call 805-540-5243
3 October 2015|
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Response from Shanny C | Property representative |
Hello, We offer burgers on our lunch menu and Sunday nights starting at 5pm is Build Your Own Burger night with many delicious toppings to choose from. We hope you can join us tonight!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1023 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3222
    (Monterey Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-540-5243
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of downtown SLO next to the historic Mission Plaza, Luna Red is a lively gathering spot that features a Latin inspired menu of handcrafted plates, craft cocktails and an award-winning global wine. Luna Red's focus celebrates using local, seasonal ingredients and a lively late night music scene. On the weekends enjoy Brunch on both Saturday and Sunday starting at 9:00 am.
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