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“Poor service and food”

Whale Watchers Cafe
Ranked #20 of 23 Restaurants in Big Sur
Dining options: Lunch
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Dining options: Lunch
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped at this cafe for lunch during the day trip to Big Sur. Have to say the service was poor - we waited 15 minutes before we were asked to order. The food is only ok and slightly overpriced. Not recommended unless you have no other options and are desperate for some food in that area.

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

We were very hungry when we found this place and found the food tasty. Our server was very friendly and helpful, also.
The toilets are outside and are used by everyone who stops there - not just the restaurant patrons - and they were pretty bad. Would be better if they had their own toilet and kept it clean.

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

This place is an OK tourist stop on PCH if you don't mind being ripped off. The breakfast was just fine, there is not much you can get wrong with a standard American Breakfast - it was Denny's standard. But wow, $120 for 4 people. We all had; 2 eggs, home fries, bacon, sausage and toast, with coffee and OJ. The drinks were very average quality. That's $30 per person - the most I have ever paid for breakfast.

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

There's not much else around so these guys can afford to hike the price up a bit. Good food but expensive...and we waited a long time even though it wasn't that busy.

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We had the vegetarian burger and a cheeseburger. Both were not good at all and very expensive. We sat inside. There were quite some flies. Toilets are not clean. Would never recommend going here.

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