Food + Wine 2019

slolife

FOOD

WINE

+CENTRAL COAST

2019

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“The difference between wine and children

is you can sit down and reason with a bottle of Cabernet.”

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La Bodega

Tapas

790 Price Street

Pismo Beach

(805) 295-5400

labodegapismo.com

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Basil

Thai Restaurant

Open Daily | Mon-Fri 11:00-3:00 | 5:00-9:30

Sat 12:00-10:00 | Sun 12:00-9:30

828 11th Street, Paso Robles

(805) 238-9945

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Latin Flavors

2927 Spring Street . Paso Robles

805-369-2272

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Vietnamese Cuisine

Open daily 11:00am - 9:00pm

1131 Broad Street, San Luis Obispo

439-1188 . lotusasiasbest.com


China Gourmet

RESTAURANT

FAST FREE DELIVERY IN

PASO ROBLES & TEMPLETON

DINE IN | TAKE OUT

PARTY CATERING

153 Niblick Road, Paso Robles

(805) 238-9229

www.thechinagourmet.net

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FOOD . DRINKS . ENTERTAINMENT . SPORTS EVENTS .

CONCERTS

990 INDUSTRIAL WAY . SAN LUIS OBISPO . 805-541-0969 . WWW.SLOGRAD.COM

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2340 PROSPECT AVENUE . SUITE 108 . PASO ROBLES

phone 805.975.7750

DESIGN CENTER & SHOWROOM HOURS

Tuesday - Friday 10am - 4pm

Countertops . Vanity Tops

Quartz . Marble . Granite

$150 off on any cast stone purchase of $1,00 or more.

Fireplace Mantels . Columns

Balustrades . Precast Concrete

447 N. MAIN STREET, TEMPLETON

phone 805.610.3363

DESIGN CENTER & SHOWROOM HOURS

Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm

Window Sills . Crown Molding

Stone Elements . Kitchen Hoods

Outdoor Fireplaces

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EST 1980

Classic Italian Cuisine

Family Owned and Operated

Banquets

Catering & Events

1020 Railroad Avenue . San Luis Obispo . Reservations (805) 541-6800 . CafeRomaSLO.com

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Le Petit

Paris

The Network Shopping Center . 746 Higuera Street . Suite 6 . San Luis Obispo . (805) 752-1026

Mongo Madness

The Network Shopping Center . 746 Higuera Street, Suite 6, San Luis Obispo . (805) 493-1198

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4671 South El Pomar, Templeton

(805) 237-9315 • www.hiddenaokwinery.com

Open 11am-5pm Friday thru Sunday

5992 Entrada Avenue

Atascadero

(805) 464-2051

THE WINES ARE GREAT!

WE ARE OPEN LATE!

PO BOX 3225 • SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA 93403

TELEPHONE (805) 512-9602

CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Mary Jo Thomas

SENIOR DESIGNER

CONTRIBUTING

DESIGNERS

ADVERTISING

DISTRIBUTION

PRODUCTION

CONTRIBUTING

WRITERS

Trent Thibodeaux

Casey Miller

Meghan Sedgley

Christie Redd Coyes

PDS Distribution Services

Sheryl Disher

Caitlin Jacobs

Ersin Ozturk

Ayla Francis

CIRCULATION, COVERAGE AND ADVERTISING RATES:

Complete details regarding circulation, coverage and advertising rates, space, sizes

and similar information are available to prospective advertisers. Please call for a media kit.

Closing date is 30 days before date of issue.

Ruby Cellars Winery Tasting Room

6175 El Camino Real, Atascadero CA

(Just steps from the Carlton Hotel,

Exit the 101 Freeway at Traffic Way)

Phone: 805-460-7422

Hours: Thurs. thru Sun. 2:00 - 7:00 PM

www.rubycellars.com

CHANGE OF ADDRESS:

Notices should be sent promptly to:

Circulation Dept. at PO Box 3225, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403

EDITORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS:

Must be accompanied by stamped return envelopes and will be handled with reasonable

care. However, the publisher assumes no responsibility to the safety of artwork, photographs,

or manuscripts. Every precaution is taken to ensure accuracy, but the publisher cannot accept

responsibility for the correctness or accuracy of information supplied herein or for any opinion

expressed. Editorial closing date is the first day of the month preceeding date of issue.

LETTERS TO THE PUBLISHER/EDITOR:

send to: PO Box 3225, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403

Letters chosen for publication may be edited for clarity and space limitations.

REPRINTS: All editorial material is available for reprints.

Contact us at 805-512-9602 or info@opendoordirectories.com

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food

AMERICAN • ASIAN • BAKERY

BARBECUE • BISTRO • CALIFORNIA CUISINE

CHINESE • CREPES • DELI • FRENCH

GOURMET MARKET & GIFT SHOP

ITALIAN • ITALIAN MARKET & GIFT SHOP

MEXICAN • MONGOLIAN BBQ

4o

SAUSAGE & JERKY MARKET • SEAFOOD

SPICES & HERBS • SUSHI • VIETNAMESE

5o

wine, spirits

& breweries

EAST PASO ROBLES • PASO ROBLES

WEST PASO ROBLES • TEMPLETON

ATASCADERO • CAYUCOS

MORRO BAY • SAN LUIS OBISPO

PISMO BEACH

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build & design

CONSTRUCTION • ELECTRIC & SOLAR

FLOORING • FRAMING • GALLERIES

KITCHEN & BATH • LIGHTING

RAIN GUTTERS • RECLAIMED WOOD

ROOFING • TILE & STONE

WINDOW TREATMENTS

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Mon – Sat 7am – 8pm, Sun 9am – 8pm with Brunch 9am – 3pm

925 Airport Drive, San Luis Obispo . (805) 549-9466

CAB HOUSE

Gold and Double Gold Medal Cabernets

Hansen Vineyard

805.239.8412

5575 El Pomar Drive, Templeton

hansenwines.com | info@hansenwines.com

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625 12th Street, Paso Robles • (805)-227-0777

1467 Creston Road, Paso Robles • (805)-369-2696

Online ordering available through our website

pasopizzakitchen.com

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5985 ENTRADA AVENUE . ATASCADERO

(805) 799-7117

1487 Creston Rd, Paso Robles

(805) 286-4482 | goldenoakgrill.com

FRESH FOOD . FRESHLY BAKED BUNS

LOCAL BREW . LOCAL WINE

Breakfast • Salads • Soups • Deli Sandwiches • Espresso Bar • Smoothies

Fresh bread delivered daily from local artisan bakeries • Box Lunches • Deli Platters

Delivery available throughout North County • Open 7 days week 7:30am – 3pm

1102 Pine Street, Paso Robles

(805) 237-1780 • www.redscooterdeli.com

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Paso Robles’ premier eastside winery, known for its quality

estate wines, stunning hilltop view, and unmatched hospitality.

TASTING ROOM

Fri - Sat 11 - 5

Mon - Thur by Appt

805.226.7475

RAILS NAP WINERY

5725 Union Road

Paso Robles . CA

www.railsnap.com

the gourmet food shop around the corner

840 11TH STREET . SUITE 104 . PASO ROBLES . (805) 591-7070

. Please Call for Reservations .

Thursday and Friday 8:30 - 2:00

Saturday and Sunday 8:00 - 2:00

Experience the “Luxury of the Land”

Cheese Pairings . Winery Tours . Barrel Tastings

Open Daily 10 - 5

2850 Ranchita Canyon Road, San Miguel

805-239-9463 . LdtCellars.com

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V I N E S W I N E S A N G U S

Award Winning Paso Mac & CheeseSteak

Signature Smoked Tri-Tip

SUSTAINABLE & DISTINCTIVE

WINEGROWING

House Made Potato Chips

House Made Bacon

7383 Vineyard Drive | Paso Robles, CA | 805-238-3378 | www.osolibre.com

OUTDOOR COURTYARD SEATING

8585 CROSS CANYONS ROAD // SAN MIGUEL

(805) 467-0067 // WWW.LOCATELLIWINERY.COM

BOUTIQUE WINERY SPECIALIZING IN ESTATE GROWN REDS

TASTING ROOM HOURS // FRIDAY – MONDAY 11 – 5 PM

Open Thur - Tues 11am - 9pm, Closed Wed

819 12 Street . Suite B (in the alley) . Paso Robles

(805) 369-2132 . jeffryswinecoutrybbq.com

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Premium Spices

&

Hand-Crafted

Loose Leaf

Teas

&

Medicinal

Herbs

Spice Blends

Local Products

&

Global Ingredients

Best Blends on the East Side

7450 Estrella Road, San Miguel

(805) 467-0086 • www.riverstarvineyards.com

Shop

LOCAL

Downtown Paso Robles

(corner of 13th & Pine Street)

805.227.6000

Tuesday - Friday 10AM - 5:30PM

Saturday 11AM - 4PM

www.PasoSpices.com

OPENDOORDIRECTORIES.COM

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opendoordirectories.com

1111 Riverside Avenue . Suite 101 . Paso Robles . Ca

(805) 369-2268 . sweetzulubakeshop.com

California BBQ in Downtown Paso Robles

1240 Park St. Paso Robles * (805) 221-5991 * www.steinsbbq.com

Open for lunch and dinner. Call or visit our website for hours.

@bbqsteins

BBQ Plates Sandwiches Nachos Burgers

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BAYSIDE CAFE

Lunch Everyday 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dinner Thursday and Sunday 4:00 pm to 8:30 pm Friday and Saturday 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm

#10 State Park Road Morro Bay | (805) 772-1465 | baysidecafe.com

2680 North Main Street, Morro Bay . (805) 772-4965

1575 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo . (805) . 439-2850

tacotemple.com . Open 7 Days a Week at 11am . Free Parking

Breakfast until 5pm • Lunch & Dinner • Casual Atmosphere

Locally Sourced Ingredients • Local Wines & Beers on Tap

Happy Hour Daily 4-6pm • Live Entertainment

Alfresco Dining with 18 Waterfront Tables

Dog Friendly • Kid’s Menu • WIFI • Open from 8am Daily

699 Embarcadero #6, Morro Bay

(805) 772-8988 • www.bistroonthebay.com

Open Daily 8am - 9pm

650 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay

(805) 772-1272

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La Locanda

COCKTAILS • FOOD • PATIO

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 11:30am – 2pm . 5pm – 9pm . Closed Monday

1137 Garden Street . San Luis Obispo

(805) 548-1750 . lalocandaslo.com

open every day through the holidays

1117 Chorro Street, Downtown SLO

544-SHEEP | www.blacksheepslo.com

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Serving over 20 local wines by the glass

Wine Time Happy Hour:

Wednesday nights “1/2 priced all bottles of wine consumed here” . Sunday nights “$2.00 of all wines by the glass”

Both offers valid with purchase of an appetizer or entree

HOURS Monday - Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm // Sunday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

313 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo // (805) 544-4948 // ben-franklins.com

1121 Broad Street

Downtown

San Luis Obispo

(805) 545-5401

bigskycafe.com

DINE IN • TAKE OUT • CATERING

KETTLE CORN • WE SERVICE WINERIES

885 Foothill Boulevard • San Luis Obispo

(805) 544-6465 •www.gbrothersinslo.com

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Las Delicias de Zacatecas

815 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo . (805) 594-1500

12304 Los Osos Valley Rd

San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

(805) 439-2361

Serving Fresh, Wholesome Mixed Asian Cuisine

Gluten Free, Vegetarian & Vegan Options Available

DINE-IN I TAKE-OUT I CATERING & SPECIAL EVENTS

OPEN DAILY 11-9

2256 Broad Street, Suite 120, San Luis Obispo

www.OKIMOMO.COM I (805) 439-4198

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197 Pomeroy Ave . Pismo Beach . (805) 773-4653

1491 Monterey Street . San Luis Obispo . (805) 544-7567

www.SplashCafe.com . WE CATER & SHIP CHOWDER!

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At WindmillFarms, there's

Something for

Everyone!

Pesticide-Free Fresh

Fruit & Vegetables

Our produce is grown on site at our working farm

We also have delicious range-free eggs

Gourmet Foods

Come and explore our large selection of jams,

preserves, coffee, teas, breads, mixes, sauces,

marinades, local olive oils and honey

Nursery & Pottery

We have a large assortment of pottery, along with

fountains, benches, arbors, succulents and garden art

Gifts & More!

With lovely items for your kitchen

and home, we have everything you

need to put together

a fabulous gift basket

HOURS OF OPERATION

Tuesdays Wednesdays & Thursdays: 4 pm - 10 pm

Fridays and Saturdays: 4 pm - 12 am

Sundays: 4 pm - 10 pm . Closed Mondays

781 PRICE STREET, PISMO BEACH

(805) 773-6563 • puffersofpismo.com

Seafood Bar & Grill

Banquet Space and Gift Certificates Available

1275 N. Thompson Ave.

Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

805.489.1000 • Open Daily 10-6 • Sun 12-5

www.windmillfarms.org

Open Daily

8am-9pm Monday - Wednesday

7am-9pm Thursday & Sunday

7am - 10pm Friday & Saturday

1500 W. Branch Street . Arroyo Grande

805-481-FISH(3474)

QuarterdeckSeafood.com

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GREAT SELECTION OF LOCAL SOUVENIRS

491 MADONNA RD . SAN LUIS OBISPO

491 MADONNA RD . SAN LUIS OBISPO

805.544.4449

WWW.CRUSHEDGRAPE.COM

HOURS

Mon thru Weds

6am - 8pm

Thurs thru Sat

6am - 9pm

Sunday

7am - 8pm

BREAKFAST

SERVED ALL DAY

156 South Broadway

Old Orcutt

805.937.1871

jacksinoldorcutt.com

WE’VE

MOVED!

Come visit our

new location!

Family Owned & Operated Since 1973 • Open Daily • Dine In • Carry Out • Local Delivery

1101 Price Street, Suite 100, Pismo Beach • 773.4438 • www.DelsPizzeria.com

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Alan Himself

2011 Chorro Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 544-9405

The Professional’s Choice

181 Tank Farm Road

San Luis Obispo

(805) 543-7600

www.mattclarktile.com

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Five Star Rain Gutters

Family Owned and Operated for Two Generations

Creators of benched built

lighting fixtures

by local artisans.

Over 70 Designer Colors | 5 Year Work Warranty

Customer Satisfaction Guaranteed!

Service & Maintenance Available | One Piece Seamless Returns

Seamless Copper & Aluminum | 7 Distinctive Styles of Gutters

In-House Fabrication of Gutters & Downspouts

Free Estimates

(805) 461-3283 . (805) 226-9006

3226 El Camino Real, Atascadero

www.FiveStarRainGutters.com

Lic.#876930 . Bonded & Insured

The jewelry for

your home.

HANS

DUUS

BLACKSMITH INC

2976 INDUSTRIAL PARKWAY

SANTA MARIA

805-570-0019

HANSDUUS@GMAIL.COM

HANSDUUSBLACKSMITH.COM

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Fusion Peruvian Cuisine | Farm to Table | Haute Catering | River Oaks Venue | Weddings & Events

700 Clubhouse Drive . Paso Robles . 805-238-3333 . misturarestaurants.com

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Close your eyes. What do you see?

Floor to ceiling windows with endless vistas. ..

Smooth plaster walls with exposed beams. ..

An open space with warm, cozy woods. ..

Natural stone and reclaimed planks. ..

Modern lines and minimalistic details. ..

A home built with sustainability in mind?

We can do that.

BUILDALLEN.COM | 805.884.8777 | LICENSE #503300

REMODELS | CUSTOM HOMES | ESTATES

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For All Your Countertop Needs!

Why we’re the #1 choice for Floors & Window Coverings

Affordable

Style!

Carpet • Area Rugs

Tile • Decorative Tiles

UP TO

35% OFF

Select Window Shades

Coupon must be presented at time of order

Blinds • Shades • Draperies

Plantation Shutters

Call for a Free Design Consultation

or Free Estimate

830 21st Street

Paso Robles • 805-238-7878

www.frontierfloors.net

Hardwood • Cork • Bamboo

Waterproof Floors • Vinyl • Marmoleum

Serving San Luis Obispo County

Since 1977

lic. #857168

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CENTRAL COAST EVENTS

March 1 - 2

Share the Love Fashion Show

San Luis Obispo

stlfoundation.com

This event highlights music and choreography

paired with the fashion of the Madonna Inn

Boutique benefitting Woods Humane Society,

Stand Strong, and Jack’s Helping Hand.

March 9 -10

Sea Glass Festival

Cayucos

cayucosseaglass.com

As one of the premier events on the Central

Coast, visitors come from all over the country

to enjoy a weekend of local artisan goods, fun in

the sun, live music, and of course an extensive

marketplace of the finest sea glass art.

March 12 - 17

San Luis Obispo International Film Festival

San Luis Obispo County

slofilmfest.org

As a premiere 5-day annual event, the SLOIFF

showcases contemporary and classic film

screenings in a wide variety of venues, from

the city’s classic art deco Fremont Theatre,

to unexpected venues from the wine country

of Paso Robles to the seaside town of Pismo

Beach.

March 15 -17

Vintage Paso: Zinfandel & Other Wild Wines

Paso Robles

pasowine.com

Create your itinerary to smell, sip and savor the

heritage of Paso Robles, with events at more

than 100 wineries. Join fellow wine enthusiasts

for a selection of wine and chocolate pairings,

winemaker dinners, vineyard tours, laid-back

barbecues, barrel tastings, live music, and more.

April 6 -7

Wine 4 Paws

San Luis Obispo County

woodshumanesociety.org

Want to make a difference for homeless pets?

Take part in a weekend of wine tasting and take

this opportunity to stock up on some of the

area’s fine wines. Over 80 participating wineries,

some olive oil companies, and a brewery as well,

will be donating either their tasting fees or a

percentage of their weekend’s sales.

April 27

Earth Day

Laguna Lake Park, San Luis Obispo

earthdayalliance.com

This day of environmental fun and education

is intended to bring the community together,

present environmental concerns and solutions

and motivate and inspire action.

May 3 - 5

Wine Waves & Beyond

San Luis Obispo County

winewavesandbeyond.com

Come celebrate the best that Classic California

has to offer. Enjoy three days of unforgettable

events that embrace the love of California’s

traditional surfing lifestyle and culture along

with exceptional wine and food. Experience

Central Coast wines, artisan brews, local

California farm-fresh and seaport-inspired

cuisine, as well as great music, art, and the

amiable coastal community. Wine, Waves &

Beyond events take place at several scenic

venues throughout Pismo Beach and at the

Fremont Theater in San Luis Obispo.

May 16 - 19

Annual Paso Robles Wine Festival

Paso Robles

pasowine.com

Wine Fest is a Paso Robles tradition when

wineries bring the Paso Robles region to one

central location for two days of events in the

Downtown Park. Venture into wine country for

events at more than 100 wineries all weekend.

May 24 - July 26

San Luis Obispo Blues Baseball

Sinsheimer Stadium, San Luis Obispo

bluesbaseball.com

Blues Baseball has been your hometown team

since 1946. Their passion in what they do

shows in every pitch and crack of the bat. They

are both proud and grateful to be serving the

Central Coast. Join them for family fun!

May 25

Avila Beach Tequila Festival

Avila Beach Resort

eventbrite.com

Come kick off summer in Avila Beach with the

Annual Tequila Festival at the Avila Beach Golf

Resort. This takes place on Memorial Weekend.

May 26 - 27

Strawberry Festival

Arroyo Grande

arroyograndevillage.org

Features include Strawberry Stampede walk/

run, Strawberry Shortcake & T-shirt booths,

Strawberry Pancake Breakfast, Strawberry

Prince & Princess Contest, Strawberry Blonde

Contest, Strawberry Cook-Off Contest, Kiddie

Carnival, Arts & Crafts Show, and live music!

May 31 - June 2

The Classic at Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach

theclassicatpismobeach.com

Each year, The Classic at Pismo Beach attracts

people and cars from all over the United States,

with some coming from as far away as Alaska

and even Australia. Every summer, cars line the

streets of this little beach town where spectators

enjoy cool cars and great vendors.

June 2

Pinot & Paella Festival

Paso Robles

pinotandpaella.com

Experience the magic as the winemakers gather

this one place each year to pour their wines,

answer questions and share their exuberance for

Pinot Noir.

June 8

Tails of Tuscany

Santa Margarita

woodshumanesociety.org

Tails of Tuscany, Woods Humane Society’s

18th Annual Tails Gala will hose three hundred

guests who will enjoy an evening of food, wine,

and lively auction activities at Oyster Ridge with

Ancient Peaks Winery in Santa Margarita.

June 20 - 22

Roll Out The Barrels

San Luis Obispo

slowine.com

Begin the weekend at Barrels in the Plaza, with

over 50 wineries and local chefs dishing out

delicious food and wine. Then on Friday and

Saturday, sip your way through San Luis Obispo

tasting rooms with our Passport to Wine

Country. Walk the vineyards, barrel sample

the new vintage, and enjoy open houses, wine

tastings and festivities all day.

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CENTRAL COAST EVENTS

June 21 - 23

Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival

Atascadero Lake Park

atascaderowinefestival.org

The Festival brings together more than eighty

Central Coast wineries to share their favorite

wines. Continuing the celebration of the senses,

the Festival provides an eclectic selection of

fares from local chefs with an array of culinary

creations to invigorate your spirits and enjoy the

good life.

August 10

Paso Robles Rotary Winemakers Cookoff

Paso Robles Event Center

winemakerscookoff.com

The Paso Robles Winemakers’ Cookoff has

become one of Paso Robles’ most-popular wine,

food and music events. Enjoy choice wine and

excellent food prepared by some of the best

winemakers. Featuring music by Julie Beaver

and the Bad Dogs. All proceeds from the event

benefit local high school scholarships.

September 20 - 22

Danish Days

Solvang

solvangdanishdays.org

In 1936, the first Solvang Danish Days

festival emerged in honor of the village’s 25th

anniversary. Ever since, Danish Days celebrates

Solvang’s heritage with authentic food, music,

dancing, parades, live entertainment and

family activities. In the ensuing years, Solvang

Danish Days continued to grow and became

a signature community event. In early 1995,

the Solvang City Council approached people

from long-established local Danish families

and other interested groups and recommended

setting up a non-profit foundation to formally

plan and organize the increasingly popular

annual festivities.

September 24 - 25

The Annual A.G. Harvest Festival

Arroyo Grande

agharvestfestival.com

The Harvest Festival is a celebration

of our roots, our agricultural history, a

celebration about us, for us. Opening night

ceremony includes live music and a fish fry. The

following day begins with the Harvest Festival

Parade followed by a festival in the park.

September 27 - 29

Los Alamos Old Days Celebration

Los Alamos

solvangusa.com

Join in on the fun during the Annual Los

Alamos Old Days Celebration honoring the

tradition and history of the Los Alamos Valley

and the surrounding area while promoting the

creative and industrious farmers, artisans and

businesses that make this tight-knit community

unique. The celebration is held each year

to honor, preserve and celebrate the town’s

authentic Western heritage. Highlights of the

weekend celebration include free entertainment,

two-day Peddlers Mart, Saturday’s Classic Car

Show and Sunday morning’s Greatest Little

Small Town Parade.

October 1 - 31

Scarecrow Festival

Cambria

cambriascarecrows.com

Over 200 hundred playful scarecrows line

Cambria streets delighting young and old

throughout the month of October. Enjoy

this community-wide event with hundreds

of scarecrows bowling, bathing, painting,

pedaling, fishing and flying through Cambria,

San Simeon and Harmony. Over the years,

the festival has grown into one of the most

unique festivals of hand-crafted folk art in

the U.S., drawing thousands of visitors from

across the country.

October 5

Harbor Festival

Morro Bay

mbhf.com

One of the premier events on California’s

spectacular Central Coast. The pedestrian event

zone will be located along the Embarcadero and

will feature a variety of entertaining happenings.

Festival goers will be able to purchase the

freshest seafood including oysters, shrimp, BBQ

albacore, rock fish, and chowder. There will also

be races and water craft demonstrations in the

Bay and plenty of musical entertainment all day

long. Morro Bay businesses will be presenting

their wares and ocean-related agencies will

provide information about local resources. Again

this year–wine tasting! In a special designated

area, for just dollar per taste ticket, try wine

from local wineries!

October 8 -31

The Haunt

Atascadero

thehauntinatascadero.com

The Haunt in Atascadero is the longest running

and most popular haunted house in San Luis

Obispo County. The Haunt originated as a

young man’s garage dream and grew into its

current location in Atascadero. The doors

have been open since 2015, serving over four

thousand people annually.

October 13

City to the Sea

San Luis Obispo - Pismo Beach

citytothesea.org

Since 1995, the City to the Sea half-marathon

race has been organized to raise funds for the

Cuesta College track and field and crosscountry

teams. The City to the Sea event

is family-friendly, If 13.1 miles is not your

preferred distance, try the 5k race (3.1 miles)

or the ¼ mile Kids’ Fun Run for kids ages 10

and under.

October 18 - 20

Harvest Wine Weekend

Paso Robles

pasowine.com

Harvest is the most colorful time of year

in Paso Robles Wine Country and those

in the know have long since discovered the

experience that can be had while visiting

wine country at its height of activity. Try your

hand at harvest (including stomping a few

grapes), take in the beautiful fall foliage, and

enjoy live music, barbeques, barrel samples,

and more.

November 1 - 3

Harvest on the Coast

San Luis Obispo County

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hand-crafted wines and cuisine, paired with

live music. But the grand tasting is just the

beginning… Stick around for our auction,

featuring a broad selection of rare wines,

culinary treats and SLO Wine Country

destination experiences.

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food

Looking for the best places to dine on the Central Coast? You’re in the right place!

From classics to new comers, we’ve got you covered. Check out some of the

best restaurants San Luis Obispo county has to offer on the pages that follow.

directory

AMERICAN page 41

ASIAN, BAKERY page 42

BARBECUE, BISTRO page 43

CALIFORNIA CUISINE, CHINESE, CREPES page 44

CREPES, PANINIS, & JUICE, DELI, FRENCH, GOURMET MARKET & GIFT SHOP page 45

ITALIAN, ITALIAN MARKET & GIFT SHOP page 46

MEXICAN, MONGOLIAN BARBECUE, SAUSAGE & JERKY MARKET page 47

SEAFOOD page 48

SPICES & HERBS, SUSHI, VIETNAMESE page 49

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BLACK SHEEP BAR & GRILL

Day or night, a visit to Black Sheep Bar & Grill is always a wonderful experience. We

feature comfortable booths, brick walls with warm wood accents, a gorgeous hand

crafted bar and fireplace with a relaxing patio, where you can have delicious lunch,

dinner, or cocktails 365 days a year. Established in 2005, Black Sheep has received

multiple awards, and been acclaimed as serving the best bar food in the entire San

Luis Obispo County, and the best bar too! Our casual atmosphere, friendly staff,

beautiful decor, comfort food, and handcrafted cocktails, are just what you need to

feel empowered to go tackle the world again. Voted best bar in SLO 6 years in a row.

1117 Chorro Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 544-7433 • www.blacksheepslo.com

JACK’S RESTAURANT AND BAKERY

Since working in local restaurants, Chris and Terri Salazar have always

dreamed of having a place of their own and in June of 2015 that dream

became a reality with Jacks Restaurant, an Orcutt landmark for over

50 years. Keeping old favorites and adding new flavors including Santa

Maria style barbecue, Jacks is back with the delicious home style

quality cuisine that they are famous for and exciting new menu options

to delight your palate. Open Daily: Monday thru Wedsnesday 6am - 8pm,

Thursday thru Saturday 6am - 9pm, Sunday 7am - 8pm.

156 S Broadway, Suite C, Old Orcutt

(805) 937-1871 • jacksinoldorcutt.com

SPIRIT OF SAN LUIS

One of San Luis Obispo’s oldest privately owned restaurant sits on the runway

at the Airport. The Spirit of San Luis Restaurant is open 7 days a week serving

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. We have front row seats to the runways and

spectacular views of the Edna Valley. Enjoy a glass of wine, draft beer or a

cocktail with your meal. On Sunday’s we serve Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch

until 3:00.We also have free parking right next to the restaurant. Come relax

and enjoy a great meal with us!

food

american

925 Airport Drive, San Luis Obispo

(805) 549-9466

BIG SKY CAFE

With a Certificate of excellence from Trip Adviser and a 4 star rating on

Yelp, Big Sky Cafe’ has been a local favorite since it first started serving it’s

“fresh market cuisine” in 1994. You won’t find a better breakfast anywhere

on the central coast! This casual, bustling cafe serves imaginative versions of

international dishes from the Mediterranean, Southeast Asia, Latin America

and regional America - each with their signature healthful twists. Look for the

names of the local farmers who provide the produce to Big Sky Cafe’ listed on

the menu—guaranteeing flavorful and fresh everyday!

1121 Broad Street, Downtown San Luis Obispo

(805) 545-5401 • bigskycafe.com

THE GRADUATE

We have been serving the Central Coast since 1975. All your favorite food and

drinks with the best in entertainment, sports events and concerts. Open every

day of the week starting at 11am for lunch serving everything from burgers

and fries, to salads and steaks. The nightclub opens at 9pm Wednesday thru

Saturday with Country, Latin and Oldies nights.

990 Industrial Way, San Luis Obispo

(805) 541-0969 • www.slograd.com

GOLDEN OAK GRILL

The story of The Golden Oak Grill began 5 years ago, where a combined passion for

making delicious and fresh food to the Paso Robles community brings warm joy to

us. Our American, Mexican, Italian, and Brazilian style food is beautifully presented

to delight your eyes and your palate. We love getting to know our clientele, who

range from families out for breakfast, to seniors coming for lunch, to business

entrepreneurs at dinner. The Golden Oak also welcomes visitors that come by after

a trip to one of the nearby wineries. We know quality, and we want to share it with

you and your loved ones. Follow us on social media for future specials.

1487 Creston Road, Paso Robles

(805) 286-4482 • GoldenOakGrill.com

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PARADISE GRILL STEAK AND SEAFOOD

Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner intended to please all dietary needs,

preferences, and making it a paradise for all locals, and those recommended

to be content with a pleasant meal do to our commitment to satisfy! A

comfortable, friendly environment is guaranteed for individuals of all ages

with food how they please with ease. Paradise Grill, a welcoming restaurant,

is a convenient place to get a great meal when stopping by in Paso Robles.

Open 7am - 2pm Sunday - Tuesday and 7am - 9pm Wednesday - Saturday

with no transition break from lunch to dinner.

635 28th Street, Paso Robles

(805) 226-7657 • steakseafoodparadise.wixsite.com/paradisegrill

ROCK AND ROLL DINER

Your unique American diner in a classic train car atmosphere. Voted “Best Diner”

by the Five Cities newspaper. Experience the most unique 50’s diner on the Central

Coast! Listen to your favorite 50’s and 60’s songs while indulging in the best shake

you ever had! Enjoy the flavors from our Oakpit BBQ, Burgers, Pasta, Seafood, Salads,

Greek/Mediterranean and Mexican specialties. Patio and private car seating. Senior

Menu daily, kids eat free on Monday nights, and Mexican night every Tuesday with

$4.00 Margaritas and $3.00 Mexican Beers! Greek night and Italian night. 2 miles

south of Pismo Beach off Highway 1. Happy Hour M-F 4-6.

1300 Railroad Street, Oceano Beach

(805) 473-2040 • www.rockandrolldiner.com

OKI MOMO ASIAN GRILL

Oki Momo is a family-owned fast casual restaurant serving fresh, wholesome mixed-

Asian cuisine. At Oki Momo, we know how hard it can be for families and friends

with diverse dietary needs to come together for an enjoyable meal. We’ve designed

our menu so our guests can choose from a broad array of rice, noodle, meat, seafood,

vegetable, sandwich, soup and other dishes and offer a variety of vegetarian, vegan,

and gluten-free selections. Beverages include fountain drinks, fresh-brewed iced tea,

Asian and domestic beers, sake, and local wines. For dessert, try our handmade ice

cream mochi or fresh baked lemon squares and date-walnut bars.

2256 Broad Street, Suite 120, San Luis Obispo

(805) 439-4198 • www.okimomo.com

PAUL KWONG’S MEE HENG LOW

Sometimes something very simple can be sublime. Order your dishes at the

front counter at this intimate eatery in historic Chinatown. Upstairs lounge

and dinning available with wines by the glass and Firestone beer selection.

Find us on Facebook - Mee Heng Low Noodle House.

815 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 594-1500

BASIL THAI RESTAURANT

For the best Thai food in Paso Robles come to Basil Thai! Our extensive

menu features award winning Thai cuisine both familiar and unique. At

Basil Thai you will be treated like an honored guest. Our friendly staff

will ensure that your visit to Basil Thai Restaurant will not be forgotten.

Open Daily. Monday-Friday 11:00am-3:00pm, 5:00pm-9:30pm. Saturday

12:00pm-10:00pm. Sunday 12:00pm-9:30pm.

Basil

Thai Restaurant

bakery

828 11th Street, Paso Robles

(805) 238-9945

PARDON MY FRENCH BAKERY

We are a family owned and operated husband and wife team that were both

born and raised on the central coast. With a culinary degree from Le Cordon

Bleu, Lalo artistically creates high-end French pastries and designer cakes

made from scratch and baked fresh every day. From wedding cakes, dessert

bars, one of a kind birthday cakes, or any occasion orders, we will create an

unforgettable memory. Come in and enjoy local coffee in our lounge, dining

area or pet friendly patio. Open at 8am, Thursday – Monday.

1544 West Grand Avenue, Grover Beach

(805) 481-3255 • pardonmyfrenchslo.com

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SWEET ZULU BAKESHOP

Sweet Zulu Bakeshop is a wholesome bakery located in the beautiful Paso

Robles, where we provide delicious and quality baked goods to our community.

We specialize in weddings, specialty (custom) cakes/cupcakes, cookies, bars,

pastries and our famous South African Fudge. All of our products are made from

scratch using only the highest quality organic, non-gmo ingredients (as much as

possible). These items can be specially ordered or you can come in and enjoy

them at our welcoming and relaxing location right below Cool Hand Luke’s in

Paso Robles. Here you can grab a coffee, breakfast and lunch as well.

1111 Riverside Ave, #101, Paso Robles • (805) 369-2268

sweetzulubakeshop@gmail.com • sweetzulubakeshop.com

BUTTERCUP BAKERY

Buttercup Bakery and Café is a quaint café in the heart of Downtown

Morro Bay. Come and enjoy incredible pastries, breakfast and lunch, and

wonderful local coffee and espresso in our café or outside on our patio.

We also serve decorated cakes and cupcakes to enjoy at your next special

event. Visit us today!

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bakery

430 Morro Bay Boulevard, Morro Bay

(805) 226-6678

G. BROTHERS SMOKEHOUSE

According to Ino and Leo Garcia, owners of G. Brothers Smokehouse, “We had a

vision of owning a restaurant after working most of our lives in various restaurants

around the Central Coast. Our idea was to have a restaurant that customers

would want to revisit time and again because of the friendly atmosphere and

generous portions of delicious food.” They are open for breakfast, lunch, and

dinner. And, stop by soon to see why so many people are raving about their

authentic smoked meats cooked in housemade barbeque sauce! Come in to try

their famous G. Brothers Kettle Corn. Catering for small or large events.

885 Foothill Boulevard, San Luis Obispo

(805) 544-6465 • www.gbrothersinslo.com

JEFFRY’S WINE COUNTRY BBQ

A favorite local hangout and a hidden gem in downtown Paso Robles, Jeffry’s

Wine Country BBQ features delicious, scratch made “Wine Country Comfort Food

from well known locally award winning Chef Jeff Wiesinger. The menu features

our signature dry rubbed house smoked meats including tri-tip, pulled pork, beef

brisket sandwiches, award winning mac & cheeses, baby back pork ribs, house

made bacon, house made potato chips & signature sauces as well as other

delicious small plates and daily specials. Our restaurant has a fun, casual vibe and

is tucked away in the alley between 12th & 13th Streets and Park & Pine Streets.

819 12th Street, Suite 100, Paso Robles

(805) 369-2132 • jeffryswinecountrybbq.com

STEIN’S BBQ

Stein’s BBQ Co., in downtown Paso Robles, is California BBQ at its finest:

tender tri-tip grilled over local Red Oak wood, dry rubbed ribs with our own

Pit Master’s Choice seasoning, slow-roasted pulled pork, specialty burgers,

salads, and other Golden State favorites. Our dishes will delight all BBQ

lovers. Enjoy local hospitality in our casual dining room or get your order to

go and head over to Paso Robles City Park down the street. Open for lunch

and dinner. Visit our website for hours, menu, and limited-time specials like

Happy Hour. Don’t leave Paso Robles without trying Stein’s!

1240 Park Street, Paso Robles

(805) 221-5991 • www.steinsbbq.com

ANDREA’S ON PINE

Andrea’s On Pine is a specialty gourmet food café located just steps from the

charming downtown Paso Robles square. We work hand in hand with local

farmers to provide you the freshest organic produce sourced in SLO County. In

addition to offering breakfast, brunch and lunch, we customize picnic lunches

for wine tasting, pair local wines with small bite appetizers, deliver locally at

no charge and offer a spacious brick garden patio that is dog friendly. Contact

our catering team to learn more about on and off site menu options. Call for

reservations.

840 11th Street, Suite 104, Paso Robles

(805) 591-7070 • www.andreasonpine.com • andrea@andreasonpine.com

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LA BODEGA

La Bodega, nestled in the heart of Pismo Beach’s restaurant row, blocks from

the stunning Central Coastline is a local’s gem. Casual dining in a rustic elegant

venue. Our menu of handcrafted tapas is globally inspired, but locally sourced.

We work with local farmers, purveyors to provide you the freshest produce, meats

and seafood that the Central Coast has to offer. Each month, we change our

menu to utilize the seasonality of the Central Coast. Local wines/beer on tap, our

signature sangria complements the menu. The concept of gathering and sharing

food together is the philosophy behind La Bodega. Come experience it.

790 Price Street, Pismo Beach

(805) 295-5400

FOLEY FOOD & WINE SOCIETY CAFÉ AT EOS TASTING ROOM

Visit the Society Café for everything from a quick lunch with friends to a

full food and wine education experience that you’ll never forget!

EOS Hours of operation: 11-5 daily.

FFWS Café Hours of operation: 11-4pm Wednesday-Sunday.

california cuisine

2300 Airport Road, Paso Robles

(805) 591-8050 • www.eosvintage.com

TACO TEMPLE

Now with two locations, Taco Temple serves the finest Mexican cuisine. We

also offer local, fresh caught seafood. Check our daily specials and come

join us on our dog friendly patio. Kids menu available. A favorite place for

locals, be sure to stop in and enjoy our friendly, casual atmosphere. Open 7

days a week at 11 am with plenty of free parking. Come check out our new

San Luis Obispo location!

chinese

2680 North Main Street, Morro Bay • (805) 772-4965

1575 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo • (805) 439-2850 • tacotemple.com

BLUE SKY “BISTRO ON THE BAY”

Waterfront location with casual dining indoors or out. Fresh fare and comfort food

with Breakfast until 3pm, Lunch and Sunset Dinners. Locally sourced ingredients.

Seafood, Steamers, Fish Tacos, Lobster Bisque with Prawns, Clam Chowder Bread

Bowls. South of the Border selections: Huevos Rancheros, Breakfast Burritos, Nachos,

Tacos and Burrito Plates. Burgers, Homemade Soups, Sandwiches Pasta and Steaks.

Open Daily from 8am. Happy Hour 4-6pm Daily. Dog friendly patio seating and Free

WIFI. Organic Fair Trade Coffee and Espresso drinks. Local wine list and local beer on

tap. Outdoor entertainment on weekends. Wind protected outdoor seating.

699 Embarcadero, Suite 6, Morro Bay

(805) 772-8988 • BistroOntheBay.com

CHINA GOURMET RESTAURANT

It is our pleasure and honor to have you as our guests. Our chef has more

than 25 years of experience. China Gourmet was established in 1992. Since

then I have endeavored to constantly improve the quality of the food and

the ambiance of the facility. Our goal is to provide you with delicious food,

friendly service, good value, and a great dining experience. Available for dine

in, take out and party catering. Fast Free Delivery in Paso Robles and Templeton.

crepes

153 Niblick Road, Paso Robles

(805) 238-9229 • www.thechinagourmet.net

LE CIEL CREPE CAFÉ

Located in the Crossroads Center in San Luis Obispo for the past seven years,

we take pride in providing our customers with excellent fresh, homemade food

and outstanding service. We offer patio dining and a cozy cafe atmosphere.

We have a great beer and wine selection as well as daily specials. Our

homemade soups are always vegetarian. So when you’re tired of the ‘same

old thing’ stop by to try one of our delicious savory or sweet crepes! We are

open Tuesday - Saturday 11 - 8:30, Sunday 11 - 4.

3211 Broad Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 783-2013 • www.lecielcrepes.com

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THE SPOT RESTAURANT

The Spot is one of Cambria’s newest eatery and it is becoming a favorite restaurant

among local residents. The Spot is a small, family owned restaurant specializing in

sweet and savory crepes, Panini style sandwiches, lightly grilled wraps, specialtytopped

toasts, fresh-squeezed juices. Other delicious breakfast items include lox

bagel, breakfast wrap, breakfast bagel, and breakfast chipotle Panini. We offer

homemade soups every day as well as daily specials The Spot is located across the

Cookie Crock and above the Cambria business center. Our hours of operation are

Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and we are closed on Sundays.

1235 Knollwood Circle, Suite C-202 Cambria

(805) 203-7000 • Instagram: @thespotcambria

BEN FRANKLIN’S SANDWICHES

Originally called Ben Franklin’s Electric House, this local favorite has been serving

San Luis Obispo the biggest and best sandwiches in the county since 1969! We

serve traditional submarine style deli sandwiches with a wide selection of highquality

meats and cheeses on fresh, locally baked white or whole wheat rolls. We

also offer a variety of specialty sandwiches, salads, soups, plus our homemade

chili! You will also find homemade Krispy bars, brownies and cookies. We can

also cater large orders for any occasion in a variety of ways. HOURS Monday -

Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sun 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

313 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 544-4948 • ben-franklins.com

RED SCOOTER DELI & DESSERTS

Deli & Dessert Platters for every occasion. Order now for your holiday

party or business meeting. Located in the heart of downtown Paso

Robles, Red Scooter Deli is the county’s number one resource to satisfy

all your deli cravings! Featuring a variety of breakfast choices, salads,

soups, piled high sandwiches and a full espresso/smoothie bar to tend

to all your scooter desires! Gluten Free options available. Delivery

available throughout North County. Open 7 days week 7:30 am – 3 pm.

Red Scooter Deli – “The Deli that Delivers”

1102 Pine Street, Paso Robles

(805) 237-1780 • www.redscooterdeli.com

MADELINE’S RESTAURANT & WINE SHOP

Our menu is based upon locally sourced and seasonably available products.

The best organic food is what’s grown closest to you – and it tastes better!

Come taste for yourself. So from all of our staff we hope to see you in soon

to try some of our fantastic local boutique wines of the central coast or enjoy

an intimate American/French influenced dinner in our restaurant. See you

soon! David – Chef/Owner

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788 Main Street, Cambria

(805) 927-4175 • www.madelinescambria.com

LE PETIT PARIS

Delicious sandwiches with high quality ingredients. Great coffees, matcha

drinks, desserts, and pastries, as well! Great place to relax by the creek and

enjoy a meal within The Network Shopping Center.

746 Higuera Street,Suite 6, San Luis Obispo

(805) 752-1026

WINDMILL FARMS

We are a working farm growing a wide variety of fruits and vegetables

pesticide-free! We also have free-range chickens producing our farm fresh

eggs. Visit us and take the kids on a walk to see the farm animals in Critter

Corral or stroll around the grounds and enjoy our large selection of pottery,

garden art and succulents. Inside the barn you will discover beautiful gifts

and specialty items for the home. The food lover will take pleasure in our

large variety of gourmet products. For intimate events, we are able to

accommodate your special occasion. Call us for more information.

1275 North Thompson Ave & Highway 101, Arroyo Grande (just North of Nipomo)

(805) 489-1000 • www.windmillfarms.org

gourmet market & gift shop

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CRUSHED GRAPE

Welcome to the crushed grape gift shop featuring local san luis Obispo wine

and food products for 32 years. Our shop tastes slo products daily including

paso robles almond brittle, we also carry san luis Obispo hats t-shirts

sweatshirts magnets mugs and postcards etc. come on in and enjoy our Local

goodies from our farms and ranches—we make beautiful gift baskets and

ship daily. Since 1982.

italian

italian market & gift shop

491 Madonna Road, Suite 1, San Luis Obispo

(805) 544-4449 • www.crushedgrape.com

DEL’S PIZZERIA AND ITALIAN RESTAURANT

Del’s Famous Pizzeria and Italian Restaurant was established in Shell Beach

back in 1973. Since those hazy psychedelic days, our family owned and

operated institution has been handcrafting the finest pizzas in San Luis Obispo

County. Our seductive sauces, legendary lasagna, mouthwatering meatballs,

and infamous warm house rolls have enlivened the palates of millions over the

past 4 decades. With an award winning wine list, charming staff, and romantic

views of the Pacific Ocean, Del’s warmly invites you in to enjoy a delicious

evening on the Central Coast! Come visit our new location!

1101 Price Street, Suite 100, Pismo Beach

(805) 773-4438 • www.delspizzeria.com

PASO’S PIZZA KITCHEN

It all started with an idea and a passion for great pizza. We’ve kept our same formulas

for fresh dough and all sauces while adding some new and exciting products along the

way. Enjoy our quality pizza, sandwiches, pastas and salads. We pride ourselves on the

fresh ingredients and are dedicated to the process of creating our products. We roll our

own dough daily, grate top quality whole milk mozzarella daily, chop our own produce and

make all our own sauces from top quality products. We have been a well-established

business in Paso Robles since 1991 and continue to please our customers each and every

day. Give us a try, we’re sure you will taste the difference! With two locations now!

625 12th Street, Paso Robles • (805)-227-0777

1467 Creston Road, Paso Robles • (805)-369-2696 • pasopizzakitchen.com

LA LOCANDA

La Locanda means “the Inn”- an intimate establishment for patrons to eat,

drink and stay awhile. Handmade from scratch each day, each meal boasts

of care and excellence. San Luis Obispo is known for its farmers’ markets,

and we shop these to provide fresh ingredients sourced from local farmers

with weekly and daily specials centered around our gathered produce.

Every entree that leaves our kitchen is prepared to classic perfection by

Chef and Owner Sig. Luciano Bardinelli. Open for lunch Tuesday – Sunday

11:30am – 2:00pm and for dinner 5:00pm – 9:00pm. Closed Monday.

1137 Garden Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 548-1750 • www.lalocandaslo.com

CAFÉ ROMA

Since 1980, the Rizzo family has been serving authentic Italian cuisine in San Luis

Obispo’s Historic Railroad District. Enjoy homemade pastas, steaks, and seafood made

from the finest local ingredients––classic dishes like Osso Buco with Saffron Risotto

and Tortelli di Zucca. From the vintage Italian bike hanging from the bar ceiling to the

Murano glass chandeliers, and Tuscan murals, Cafè Roma is a celebration of what

people love most about Italy. The large garden patio, full service bar, and elegant dining

room are popular destinations. Cafè Roma also accommodates many special occasions

and business functions with it’s private dining options, including a large banquet room.

1020 Railroad Avenue, San Luis Obispo

(805) 541-6800 • www.caferomaslo.com

GARY KRAMER GUITAR CELLARS

LINGER LONGER LOUNGE- a smart and contemporary high-end wine lounge,

olive oil tasting room, Italian Deli and guitar museum. Enjoy a tasting of our

equally impressive varietals of estate grown wines and olive oils at the bar

or join us in the lounge with your glass or bottle paired with artisan cheeses,

sandwiches, charcuterie platters and deli delights! Our estate wines and olive

oils have earned a solid reputation synonymous with quality and character,

first with Kramer Guitars, now Gary Kramer Guitar Cellars!

La Locanda

825 Riverside Avenue #16, Paso Robles

(805) 238-0083 • www.garykramerguitarcellars.com

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SU CASA BAR AND GRILL

Su casa is a cozy family-style restaurant that aims to make you comfortable

and please you from head to belly. Su Casa offers lunch, dinner, coffee and

drinks. “We wanted to create a neighborhood-friendly place where locals can

hang out, and a place for tourists to relax and enjoy the low key atmosphere

that Paso Robles has to offer,” said owners Mo and Aida Bahmani. Open

Monday - Thursday 11am - 9pm, Friday and Saturday 11am - 10pm, Sunday

10am - 9pm. Happy Hour every day from 2pm - 6pm. Taco Tuesdays and

Sunday Brunch!

2927 Spring Street Paso Robles

(805) 369-2272 • sucasabarandgrill.com

MI CASA RESTAURANTE MEXICANO

Mi Casa Restaurant is your fun, festive, casual neighborhood Mexican

restaurant. We offer a relaxed dining experience, with warm gracious service

where every guest is made to feel welcome and at home. Indulge in generous

portions of California-style Mexican food, from fish tacos to savory enchiladas

and sizzling fajitas. Whether you choose to dine on our spacious patio or in

our eclectic eye-catching dining room, you’ll enjoy the friendly ambiance at

Mi Casa Restaurant. We hope you will come to consider us a favorite among

all of Morro Bay’s great restaurants. Open 8am – 9pm daily.

650 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay

(805) 772-1272

LAS DELICIAS DE ZACATECAS

Come and enjoy a Carne Azada burrito, or rolled taquitos appetizer. Our fresh

made salsa with local ingredients and a variety of traditional family dishes.

Also, enjoy the charming atmosphere of our banquette room. Open Monday –

Friday 8am – 8pm, Saturday 7am – 8pm, Sunday 7am – 7pm.

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Zacatecas

12304 Los Osos Valley Road, San Luis Obispo

(805) 439-2361

LA ESQUINA TAQUERIA

The Mexican restaurant you’ve been waiting for in Downtown San Luis

Obispo! Flavorful, fine Mexican cuisine featuring a perfect twist on all

the classics dishes. Specializing in infused tequilas, in-house margaritas,

authentic yet unique Mexican cuisine served with exceptional service in a

beautiful ambiance. Open Daily 5:00pm - 9:00pm.

La Esquina

Taqueria

1049 Nipomo Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 439-4289

MONGO MADNESS

Mongolian Barbecue located in The Network Shopping Center. Take your pick

of delicious meats, fresh vegetables, tasty sauces and savory noodles and

bring your masterpiece to our iron grill, where we grill up your creation

mongolian barbecue

MONGO

MADNESS

746 Higuera Street, Suite 6, San Luis Obispo

(805) 493-1198

RAY’S OWN BRAND ARTISAN GIFTS

Ray Cattaneo’s recipe for the BEST RATED Beef Jerky, “Steak in a Bag”, has

been a San Luis Obispo favorite for over 60 years. Handcrafted with the family

tradition of excellence, you’ll find our award winning jerky and sausages,

which are made fresh daily, along with snacks, nuts, candies, spices and gift

baskets. Stop in our lovely gift shop in the Edna Valley while touring the

beautiful SLO countryside for the highest quality sweet and savory favorites.

We’re open 8am-5pm Mon-Fri, 10am-5pm Sat & Closed Sun.

sausage & jerky market

6255 Edna Road, San Luis Obispo

(805) 541-6447 • RaysOwnBrand.com

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THE QUARTERDECK SEAFOOD BAR & GRILL

Step into the tropics at The Quarterdeck Restaurant. A local’s favorite where

upscale, casual dining is delicious and affordable. Our menu ranges from Fish

and Chips, Sandwiches, King Crab to Steak and Lobster. We offer something

for everyone! The Quarterdeck’s highly trained staff will make your dining

experience one you will never forget. Check out our unique breakfast menu

that cannot be beat. Visit our fully stocked cocktail lounge, where if you don’t

see what you love we’ll be sure to have it for your next visit!

1500 West Branch, Arroyo Grande

(805) 481- FISH (3474) • www.quarterdeckseafood.com

THE GREAT AMERICAN FISH COMPANY

The Great American Fish Company located on the waterfront in Morro Bay has

the largest selection of Seafood and Steaks on the Morro Bay Embarcadero.

They are well known for their exquisite mesquite broiling technique which

locks in moisture and creates an unparalleled flavor! They have been a

favorite among area residents as well as visitors for decades. With a casual,

family atmosphere, this seaside grill is good at pleasing the whole clan!

1185 Embarcadero, Morro Bay

(805) 772-4407 • bestfishrestaurantmorrobay.com

BAYSIDE CAFE AT THE MARINA

The Bayside Cafe is located in the beautiful Morro Bay State Park at the back

of the bay. It is the “best kept local secret” for great fresh seafood, service and

ambiance. In business for 30 years says more than words for this special place.

Fresh food items made on the premises include all salad dressings, soups, sauces, BAYSIDE CAFE

hamburger patties, and of course, our wonderful yummy desserts. We have

indoor and outdoor seating on a heated, dog friendly patio, so bring your family

and friends and dine with us soon. No reservations are taken... it is first come, first

served. Beer and wine is offered and you may visit our website for menu items.

#10 State Park Road, Morro Bay

(805) 772-1465 • baysidecafe.com

SPLASH CAFÉ, PISMO BEACH & SLO

A favorite destination in Pismo Beach since 1989, our casual beach-oriented cafe

features Award Winning Clam Chowder, delicious fresh fish tacos, burgers, salads,

and much more. Our second location on Monterey Street in SLO has all of the

Pismo favorites plus a bakery and full service catering! Our bakery features artisan

breads, pastries & desserts, including gluten free options and creates custom

cakes for every occasion. Splash Cafe Gourmet Catering can take care of all of your

catering needs with both a business/meeting and wedding/event menus. Visit our

website for our cafe and catering menus, and cake ordering options.

197 Pomeroy Ave, Pismo Beach • (805) 773-4653

1491 Monterey Street, SLO • (805) 544-7567 • www.SplashCafe.com

CIOPINOT SEAFOOD GRILL

We are a second generation restaurant family who grew up around fishing

boats and a family Seafood Restaurant. We decided to focus our extensive

wine list on white and red Pinots from around the world. We found that red

Pinots paired delightfully with our Cioppino and white Pinots paired very

well with Oysters from our Oyster Bar. This is where the name “Ciopinot”

originated. From the time you enter you are greeted with warm welcomes, no

split plate charges, no automatic tip charges for large parties and NO corkage

fee! Please join us at the Number 1 rated restaurant in San Luis Obispo.

1051 Nipomo Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 547-1111 • www.ciopinotrestaurant.com

CATCH SEAFOOD BAR & GRILL

Join well-known local chef Chico Mora at his newly styled and expanded

seafood bar and grill which allows customers a first hand look at the art

of food preparation from their new open kitchen, watch the chefs prepare

your meal in front of your eyes and sample delicious fresh seafood, scampi,

calamari, oysters, pasta, steak and lamb. Open seven days a week for lunch

from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and dinner from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday and

Sunday for brunch from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

836 11th Street, Paso Robles

(805) 239 3332

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DUTCHMAN’S SEAFOOD HOUSE

Located on the water in Morro Bay, Dutchman’s Seafood House serves

fresh local seafood, great salads and local favorites including fish ‘n chips,

burgers and steaks all in a casual yet sophisticated atmosphere. Open daily

for lunch and dinner including Happy Hour from Daily from 3pm - 6pm. We’ll

see you at Dutchman’s!

food

seafood

701 Embarcadero, Morro Bay

(805) 772-2269 • www.dutchmansseafoodhouse.com

SPICE OF LIFE

PASSIONATE ABOUT FLAVOR, INTOXICATED BY AROMA and DEDICATED TO

QUALITY, Spice of Life brings excitement to your palate. Whether you are

a novice cook, or a professional chef, your creativity will be inspired by our

wide selection of spices from all over the world. Our unique and delicious

spice blends are “created and hand blended in-house” and bring amazing

flavors to your table. Come sample our luscious and healthy loose teas and

browse the store filled with other local items. We are located in downtown

Paso Robles on the corner of 13th and Pine St.. Hope to see you soon!

1306 C-2 Pine Street., Paso Robles

(805) 227-6000 • www.PasoSpices.com

KUMA.

Voted Best New Restaurant in 2016, Kuma serves up fresh, local fish & a delectable

ramen whose broth is cooked for 24 hours & topped with a chicharrón. Nestled in

a garden (around a Japanese maple tree adorned w/ knitted scarf & local pottery),

Kuma is a local favorite to celebrities such as Party Boy from Jackass, kitten-head

decapitating band The Melvin’s & that one chick from a well-known series of teeny

bop vampire movies. Looking to grab n’ go? The Kuma food truck is located in

Downtown Atascadero in front of local burger legend Sylvester’s Burgers. They’re

also rumored to be opening a 3rd location at Port SLO in Avila Beach, June ‘19.

2011 10th Street, Los Osos

(805) 528-6767 • www.kumabowls.com

LOTUS

Lotus Asia’s Best is a beautiful restaurant nestled in the heart of downtown

San Luis Obispo. Offering Vietnamese Cuisine, the restaurant, everything on

the menu is made fresh from scratch with no preservatives! Try the Pho noodle

soup or Banh Mi sandwiches. We guarantee that there is something for all

ages and palates alike! Open daily 11am-9pm.

spices & herbs

sushi

vietnamese

1131 Broad Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 439-1188 • lotusasiasbest.com

PHO 4 U

Located downtown of Atascadero, Pho 4 U serves fresh Vietnamese noodle

soup. We offer beef, chicken, and vegan broth. Our munchies like egg rolls,

dumplings, and spring rolls are freshly made everyday. We also offer organic

milk tea. Catering and take outs are available. Our hours of operation are

from 10am – 9pm everyday while Sundays are from 10am – 8pm. Our shop

is closed on Tuesdays.

5985 Entrada Avenue, Atascadero

(805) 799-7117

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& breweries

The Central Coastal is an unmatched destination for

those who love exceptional cocktails, fantastic food,

and beautiful views. Find your next favorite spot to sip

and take it all in on the pages that follow.

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EAST PASO ROBLES page 51

PASO ROBLES WINE MAP pages 52

PASO ROBLES, WEST PASO ROBLES page 54

TEMPLETON, ATASCADERO, CAYUCOS, MORRO BAY page 55

SAN LUIS OBISPO WINE MAP page 56

SAN LUIS OBISPO, PISMO BEACH page 57

Visit the

Foley Food &

Wine Society Café

EOS Hours of operation: 11-5 daily

FFWS Café hours: 11-4pm Wednesday-Sunday

2300 Airport Road, Paso Robles, CA 93446

(805) 591-8050 | www.eosvintage.com

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FOUR SISTERS RANCH

Winery & Vineyards, family owned, is known for spectacular views from our

hilltop perch & great small batch/limited release award winning varietals

& blends. “..the best view of any vineyard in the region.” —The New York

Times and “One of the most scenic settings in Paso Robles,” — Touring &

Tasting Magazine. Join our friendly staff to experience Estate Cabernet, Zin,

Malbec, Grenache Rose’, Tempranillo, blends, Orange Muscat (semi dry/semi

sweet), Sparkling & dessert wines. Bocce ball, horseshoes, lawn areas, pet/

family friendly- take a walk in the vines and watch the sunset.

2995 Pleasant Road, San Miguel

(805) 467-2046 • www.foursistersranch.com

BARR ESTATE WINERY

Barr Estate Winery is a small family owned and operated winery/tasting room

located on our 51 acre vineyard located on the east side of Paso Robles. We

grow Cabernet Sauvignon, Albarino, Malbec, P. Syrah, P. Verdot and Primitivo.

We oversee every aspect of the winemaking from growing the grapes to the

finished bottle of wine. A family member is usually found in the tasting room

for a more personal experience. Our tasting room is open Fri-Sun from 11-5

and by appointment. For more information about us and our wines please

visit our website.

6950 Union Road, Paso Robles

(805) 835-7653 • (805) 286-5835 • www.barrestatewines.com

RAILS NAP

Come visit and enjoy the spectacular grounds and hilltop views of

Paso Robles’ latest winery, known for its award-winning estate wines.

Relax in the trendy tasting room with its cool-chic vibe and unmatched

hospitality. Taste and sip wines in comfortable seating around the cozy

fireplace and you may find yourselves wanting to stay all day enjoying

the many varietals and unique wine blends. Stop by the Tasting Room

Friday – Saturday 11 am – 5 pm. Monday – Thursday by Appointment.

east paso robles

5725 Union Road, Paso Robles

(805) 226-7475 • www.railsnap.com

EBERLE WINERY

A pioneer of the Paso Robles wine appellation, Gary Eberle has been making

premium Paso Robles wines for more than 43 years. Today, Eberle is one of the

highest award-winning wineries in the U.S.A. and Gary Eberle is credited as the

first U.S. winemaker to produce a 100% Syrah. Recently, Eberle received the

esteemed “Winery of the Year” award by the Central Coast Wine Competition, a

huge recognition for Eberle Winery. Eberle Winery is open for weddings and private

events and offers complimentary wine tasting and cave tours. The tasting room is

open daily from 10am-5pm in the winter and 10am-6pm during summer months.

3810 Highway 46 East, Paso Robles

(805) 238-9607 • www.eberlewinery.com

LOCATELLI VINEYARDS & WINERY

Family-owned and operated, Locatelli Winery specializes in hand-crafted,

full-bodied Estate wines bottled as single varietals and proprietary blends

of Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Petite Sirah, Zinfandel and

many others. Also try our Muscat Canelli, bottled under our Mission San

Miguel label. Tasting room hours Friday – Monday 11 – 5 pm.

8585 Cross Canyons Road, San Miguel

(805) 467-0067 • www.locatelliwinery.com

LUSSO DELLA TERRA

Lusso Della Terra Cellars is a boutique winery located in the Paso Robles

AVA. Lusso Della Terra, Italian for “Luxury of the Land”, was created to

express a true love and passion for the complexity of the grape and the art

of the winemaking process. They specialize in high quality, handcrafted, ultra

premium wines that are released in limited quantities, and that are meant to

be shared with those you love. Lusso Della Terra also provides full service

Custom Crush to a variety clients, and they work with winemakers from

around the world, large and small. Tasting room open daily 10am - 5pm.

2850 Ranchita Canyon Road, San Miguel

(805) 239-9463 • LdtCellars.com

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LINGER LONGER LOUNGE

A smart and contemporary high-end wine lounge, olive

oil tasting room, Italian Deli and guitar museum. Enjoy a

tasting of our equally impressive varietals of estate grown

wines and olive oils at the bar or join us in the lounge with

your glass or bottle paired with artisan cheeses, sandwiches,

charcuterie platters and deli delights! Our estate wines and

olive oils have earned a solid reputation synonymous with

quality and character, first with Kramer Guitars, now Gary

Kramer Guitar Cellars!

LOUNGE & DELI HOURS

Thursday - Saturday 11:30 - 7:00

Sunday by Appointment

Private Parties and Party Platters Available

(805) 238-0083

825 Riverside Avenue #16 . Paso Robles . CA . 93446

805-238-0083 | www.garykramerguitarcellars.com

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RIO SECO VINEYARD & WINERY VACATION RENTAL

Welcome to our vineyard guest house – designed especially for our club

members to enjoy a peaceful stay here on the ranch while visiting Wine

Country! You will be surrounded by beautiful rolling hills, vineyards and olive

trees overlooking the Huerhuero Creek. Rio Seco is home to many award

winning wines and our Tasting Room is located just a short distance from

your lodging. We want your visit to be comfortable and enjoyable!

paso robles

west paso robles

4295 Union Road, Paso Robles

(805) 237-8884 • www.riosecowine.com

RIVERSTAR VINEYARDS

Riverstar Vineyards is a family-owned and operated boutique winery

producing Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel, Syrah, Petite Sirah, and Sauvignon

Blanc. We are located at the crossroads of Airport and Estrella Road on the

Pleasant Valley Wine Trail. With something for everyone, we offer delicious

red blends and dry white wines. The picturesque lawn hosts summer concerts

and events, and there’s always a fun atmosphere in our tasting room! We are

open Thursdays through Mondays from 11-5pm. Extend your trip and stay

onsite in our Airbnb. For details, please visit our website.

7450 Estrella Road, San Miguel

(805) 467-0086 • www.riverstarvineyards.com

GARY KRAMER GUITAR CELLARS

LINGER LONGER LOUNGE- a smart and contemporary high-end wine lounge,

olive oil tasting room, Italian Deli and guitar museum. Enjoy a tasting of our

equally impressive varietals of estate grown wines and olive oils at the bar

or join us in the lounge with your glass or bottle paired with artisan cheeses,

sandwiches, charcuterie platters and deli delights! Our estate wines and olive

oils have earned a solid reputation synonymous with quality and character,

first with Kramer Guitars, now Gary Kramer Guitar Cellars!

825 Riverside Avenue #16, Paso Robles

(805) 238-0083 • www.garykramerguitarcellars.com

OSO LIBRE WINERY

Experience progressive and sustainable Estate winegrowing. Our distinctive

wine growing practices make for a standout wine tasting event. Meaning

“Free Bear” in Spanish, Oso Libre represents our blended family names and

the spirit of the early California pioneers. Situated in the acclaimed Adelaida

region of Paso Robles, we utilize varietals for our award winning artisanal

wines that thrive in the local environment. In our SIP Certified vineyards,

Babydoll sheep and Black Angus work together to tend our vine rows and

graze land. The wind and sun supply the power for our winery.

7383 Vineyard Drive, Paso Robles

(805) 238-3378 • www.osolibre.com

CHRONIC CELLARS

Chronic Cellars is a dream turned reality for two brothers. Their mission is to

produce high quality wine while having fun and pushing the limits. Gleaning

inspiration from all sorts of lifestyles, it’s Paso wine with a bit of sass! Stop

by our unique tasting room and gallery to see and taste our vision. Stay

awhile and play a game on our pool table or enjoy a picnic out on our vinecovered

patio.

2020 Nacimiento Lake Drive, Paso Robles

(805) 237-7848 • www.chroniccellars.com

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HIDDEN OAK WINERY

Located just 8 miles east of Templeton, Hidden Oak Winery is open from 11am

to 5pm, Friday thru Sunday. Enjoy the spectacular views and award winning

wines including 2 Double Gold winners from the San Francisco Chronicle

Wine Competition. This boutique winery is located above the vineyard so you

can enjoy the vineyard experience and complementary tastings of their fine

wines. Hidden Oak Winery’s wine club offers special events and discounts on

all of their wines. Visit the web site for information on events and new wine

releases. Call for appointment. Look us up on facebook.

4671 South El Pomar, Templeton

(805) 237-9315 • www.hiddenaokwinery.com

CAB HOUSE

Looking for THE Paso Robles Cabernet Sauvignon experience? Look no

further! At Hansen Vineyards you’ll enjoy our 100% estate grown, small lot,

ultra-premium Double Gold and Gold Medal Cabs. Visit with our very own,

one-of-a-kind, owner-winemaker Bruce Hansen all while taking in the views

of our uniquely rustic Tasting Room and winery property! Come for the wine

and stay for the company at Hansen Vineyards...THE Paso Robles Cabernet

experience. Open Fri-Sat-Sun 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

5575 El Pomar Drive, Templeton

(805) 239-8412 • www.Hansenwines.com

RUBY CELLARS WINERY TASTING ROOM

We are a small, boutique, family winery open Thursday thru Sunday 2pm - 7pm.

Our tasting fee is $5.00 and we will pour a dozen award winning wines. We

source our grapes from the best vineyards on the Central Coast and treat each

barrel like the precious commodity that it is. We use a combination of yeasts

and oak influences to craft wines that we believe are a true expression of the

grape varietals and vineyards we employ. We invite you to try our wines and

perhaps take home a taste of the Central Coasts most notable AVAs. It is our

wish that you will enjoy one of natures most wonderful gifts. Wine!

6175 El Camino Real, Atascadero (Exit Traffic Way, just steps from the Carlton Hotel)

(805) 460-7422 • www.rubycellars.com

FOSSIL WINE BAR

Showcasing wines from garagiste and small-production wineries on the

Central Coast, Fossil Wine Bar strives to provide a comfortable atmosphere

to discover your new favorite beverage from a wide selection of wine, beer,

cider, mead, and sake.

templeton

atascadero

5992 Entrada Avenue, Atascadero

(805) 464-2051

BEACH BUMS

Enjoy a casual beach bar with a relaxed atmosphere, specializing in wines,

champagnes, and beers plus light appetizers. Life is great here in Cayucos and

we invite you to have fun, relax, and rejuvenate your soul. Our prime location

at the beach features stellar outdoor deck seating with ocean and pier views.

And inside you’ll experience contemporary, yet intimate seating with the

largest TV in Cayucos for viewing your favorite sporting events! Along with

our friendly staff, we’re dedicated to hosting a great experience and look

forward to introducing you to our favorite new place along the Central Coast.

10 N. Ocean Ave #212, Cayucos

(805) 900-5360 • www.beachbums805.com

THE GREAT AMERICAN FISH COMPANY

The Great American Fish Company located on the waterfront in Morro Bay has

the largest selection of Seafood and Steaks on the Morro Bay Embarcadero.

They are well known for their exquisite mesquite broiling technique which

locks in moisture and creates an unparalleled flavor! They have been a

favorite among area residents as well as visitors for decades. With a casual,

family atmosphere, this seaside grill is good at pleasing the whole clan!

cayucos

morro bay

1185 Embarcadero, Morro Bay

(805) 772-4407 • bestfishrestaurantmorrobay.com

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STEPHEN ROSS

Stephen Ross Dooley founded Stephen Ross Wine Cellars in 1994, with

19 barrels of wine. Over two decades later, and with about 200 barrels

today, his passion for the artistry and science of premium grape growing

and winemaking continues. His commitment to consistent, high quality

winemaking has established him as an icon on California’s Central Coast.

Situated in the Edna Valley, Stephen Ross focuses on ultra-premium, very

small lot, single vineyard and estate pinot noirs, chardonnays, grenache and

other cool climate varieties. Open Thursday through Sunday 11-5.

178 Suburban Road, San Luis Obispo

(805) 594-1318 • www.stephenrosswine.com

KELSEY SEE CANYON VINEYARDS

Nestled among apple orchards in the heart of See Canyon, our winery is

minutes from Highway 101 and the Pacific Ocean—a short drive through one

of the most beautiful areas in San Luis Obispo County. We focus on making

your wine tasting experience enjoyable, with wines that are approachable

and a tasting staff that will make you feel welcome, no matter your level of

wine tasting experience. Come by, sip superb award winning wines such as

our Pinot Noir, Merlot, Zinfandel, Estate Chardonnay and our unique applegrape

blends and “Scrumpy” Hard Cider, just to name a few.

1947 See Canyon Road, San Luis Obispo

(805) 595-9700 • kelseywine.com

BAILEYANA, TANGENT & TRUE MYTH

Baileyana, Tangent & True Myth is a family wine company. Pioneered by Jack

Niven, who planted grapes in California’s Edna Valley in the early 1970s, today

his children and grandchildren are continuing his legacy. We grow eleven

different grape varieties, and make a wide range of wines, which allows

us to showcase the diversity of our cool-climate, sustainable vineyard, the

historic Paragon Vineyard. Rather than group all of these efforts under one

wine brand, the Nivens have strategically positioned them as four separate

projects for you to enjoy: Baileyana, Tangent & True Myth, plus Zocker.

5828 Orcutt Road, San Luis Obispo

(805) 269-8200 • www.nivenfamilywines.com/taste

BROAD STREET PUBLIC HOUSE

Broad Street Public house is your friendly neighborhood pub. A place

to hangout and enjoy yourself with old friends and meet new ones. We

specialize in craft beers, local wine and pub food. Come in and listen to some

vinyl records, play darts and shuffle board, or challenge the high score on

your favorite classic arcade game! Open seven days a week 3pm- 10pm. 21

and over welcome, sorry no pets. Follow us: Instagram: @broadstreetpub,

facebook and YELP: Broad Street Public House.

3590 Broad St, San Luis Obispo

(805) 439-3055 • www.broadstreetpubslo.com

LA BODEGA

Looking for that local wine gem, here at La Bodega, we feature only local Central

Coast wines, wine from very small to large boutique wineries. The beer is all

on tap. We make our refreshing signature sangria daily, to complement our

handcrafted tapas that are globally inspired, yet locally sourced. Come experience

the vibe in Pismo Beach.

san luis obispo

pismo beach

790 Price Street, Pismo Beach

(805) 295-5400

PUFFERS OF PISMO

Fine Wines. Beer. Live Music. Food & Fun. Charlie Puffer was born in New

York, raised in Chicago, and has been a California resident for 20 years. He

considers living in Pismo Beach his “manifest destiny”. Puffer’s of Pismo is

Charlie’s third independent venture for fine beer, wine and spirits, great live

music and hospitality worth returning for. Hours: Closed Mondays. Tuesdays

Wednesdays & Thursdays: 4 pm - 10 pm. Fridays and Saturdays: 4 pm - 12

am. Sundays: 4 pm - 10 pm.

781 Price Street, Pismo Beach

(805) 773-6563 • puffersofpismo.com

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uild & design

Your home should tell the story of who you are, and be a

collection about what you love. Personal style says so much

about who you are and your home is a reflection of that. So

whether you fill your home with shabby chic frills or eclectic

pieces, each choice says a lot about your personality. Consult

with the Central Coast professionals in the pages that follow

to find the perfect style for your home.

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CONSTRUCTION, ELECTRIC & SOLAR, FLOORING, FRAMING page 59

GALLERIES, KITCHEN & BATH, LIGHTING, RAIN GUTTERS page 60

RECLAIMED WOOD, ROOFING, TILE & STONE, WINDOW TREATMENTS page 61

AMERICAN BARN & WOOD

Reclaiming America’s Heritage

Old Reclaimed Barn Wood • Barn Doors • Beams and More

We supply homeowners and professionals with a large variety of old, authentic, reclaimed wood.

3460 La Cruz Way, Paso Robles

(805) 610-7838 or (805) 610-7839

www.americanbarnandwood.com . info@americanbarnandwood.com

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ALLEN CONSTRUCTION

As an industry leader, Allen Construction has provided custom homes on

the Central Coast since 1983. Our expert craftspeople are dedicated to

building beautiful, healthy, energy efficient homes. While collaborating

with our clients and architects from the initial design concept, we are able

to achieve thoughtful, well-executed structures to support the team’s

vision and goals. Whether you are looking for new construction or a

remodel in San Luis Obispo County, think about Allen Construction.

865 Santa Rosa Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 884-8777 • www.buildallen.com

WICKS ROOFING, INC.

Founded in 1985, Wicks Roofing has over 80 years of combined experience.

Wicks Roofing, Inc has been devoted to upgrading the quality of the roofing

industry, with a high-technology approach. When you hire Wicks Roofing, Inc

you’re hiring a ready-made team of experts. We are now offering PV Solar

Systems as part of our services. Call us today and take advantage of pre

paying for power for over the next 25 years and putting huge savings in your

pocket. Owning your own power is saving and earning people well over

16%-30% on their investment.

917 Buckley Road, San Luis Obispo

(805) 546-9056 • www.wicksroofing.com

SOLARPONICS

Solarponics is the go-to solar energy company on California’s Central Coast. Our mission

is to help residents achieve energy independence and enrich their lives. We achieve this

with the highest quality product and lowest cost. Since1975, Solarponics has installed

over 5,000 solar energy systems, saving residents over $45 million and counting. Today,

we install solar electric, battery storage and backup, solar water heating, solar pool

heating, radiant heating & cooling, and LED lighting. Ask us about $0 Down Financing

• 30% Tax Credit • PG&E Rebates • California Energy Storage Rebate. Call and get a

free quote today. We stand behind every install. Always have. Always will.

4700 El Camino Real, Atascadero

(805) 466-5595 • www.solarponics.com

CALSUN ELECTRIC & SOLAR SYSTEMS

CalSun Electric & Solar Systems is the premier design, sales and installation

for Solar Electric systems servicing San Luis Obispo County. Located in Paso

Robles, we provide custom solar systems for just about any project! We do

ground mounts, roof mounts, raised mounts, battery backup and virtually

anything Electrical! We are also Certified Electric Vehicle Charging Station

sales and installers. C10 LIC. #993428 Bonded & Insured.

construction

electric & solar

(805) 239-0111 • (805) 835-6997

www.calsunelectric.com

FRONTIER FLOOR AND WINDOW COVERINGS

Since 1977 we have maintained the best reputation for customer service

and quality products. We offer the county the largest selection of Flooring,

and Window Coverings. Carrying the latest in Eco-friendly products including

Recycled Carpet, Cork, Bamboo & Wool. We carry waterproof floors, unique

tile, and Energy Saving Window Coverings such as Shades, Shutters &

Drapes. Offering Free Estimates, In-House Design Service and Installers that

you can trust to get the job done right the first time.

830 21st Street, Paso Robles • Lic# 857168

(805) 238-7878 • www.frontierfloors.net

FRAME WORKS

Whether you are a homeowner or interior designer, the home is your canvas

and you are the artist. Frame Works will help you create a unique frame

design that helps express your good taste. We are a highly qualified Custom

Picture Framer specializing in upper end framing and preservation of old

documents, memorabilia, needlework, fine paper art as well as oil and acrylic

paintings. We design and manufacture custom picture frames from hand

wrapped silk mats with gold leaf frames to inexpensive metal poster frames.

Experience our creative design and masterful craftsmanship.

339 Marsh Street, San Luis Obispo

(805) 542-9000 • www.SLOART.com

flooring

framing

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galleries

kitchen & bath

lighting

rain gutters

PARK STREET GALLERY

Art lovers will delight in Paso Robles’ newest Fine Art Gallery! Now entering

it’s second year, PARK STREET GALLERY beautifully showcases some of the

finest decorative and functional work from over 35 premier Central Coast

artists. Enjoy original paintings, sculpture, wood furniture, unique handmade

jewelry, blown and fused glass, wood turnings, ceramic pottery, fiber art &

more, while wine tasting and experiencing the charm of downtown Paso

Robles! Open Sunday thru Thursday 11am to 6pm, Friday & Saturday Noon to

7pm, closed Tuesdays.

1320 Park Street, Paso Robles

(805) 286-4430 • www.parkstreetgallery.com

LAURE CARLISLE ART STUDIO & GALLERY

If you love color and contemporary design, you will enjoy a visit to LAURE

CARLISLE ART STUDIO & GALLERY. Laure’s work has been sold throughout the

world and is included in private and corporate art collections. The gallery includes

watercolors, acrylics, whimsical furniture and beautiful jewelry. Come meet the

artist and shop for gift items and collectable fine art. Laure’s studio is also the

home of the Paso Robles Main Street Assoc. Wine Barrel Painting Project, where

local artists come to the studio to create the delightful wine barrel planters found

in downtown Paso Robles. Hours: Wed. - Sat. 1 to 5 pm or call for an appointment.

1030 Railroad Street, Suite 103, Paso Robles

(805) 286-2432 • www.LaureCarlisleArt.com

DAVID J ROGERS FINE ART GALLERY

The David J Rogers Fine Art Gallery exclusively features the unique and vibrant

watercolor paintings of artist, David J Rogers. Located in the historic Morro Bay Post

Office building in the heart of downtown Morro Bay is where you will find framed

and unframed original watercolor paintings and limited edition prints displayed in

over 2400 square feet of open gallery space. The Gallery is a great place to get away

and relax as you enjoy spectacular and unique watercolor paintings in a warm and

inviting atmosphere. David also has a working studio located in the gallery where

you’ll often find him painting. Framing also available in the gallery.

407 Morro Bay Boulevard, Morro Bay

(805) 225-5077 • www.davidjrogersart.com

PACIFIC COAST KITCHEN & BATH

PCKB has assembled a stunning selection of products and given them the

ultimate design partner: a friendly staff of kitchen and bath gurus who want

nothing more than to help you create the haven you deserve. Our showroom

presents a selection of products that break new ground in design, function,

style and water-efficiency. We take the time to help you navigate this vast

inventory to find the products that fit your needs and your budget. Whether

you’re replacing a single fixture or remodeling an entire house, consider us

your kitchen and bath dream team, helping to bring your design to life.

3974 Short Street, Suite #100, San Luis Obispo

(805) 541-2786 • www.pacificcoastkitchenbath.com

HANS DUUS BLACKSMITH INC

From the fires of the forge, we have created a unique collection of lighting

fixtures. Proudly made in the United States of America from quality materials,

these fixtures are meticulously fashioned by skilled artisans one light at

a time. Traditional metalsmithing incorporating modern technology for

superior performance is the hallmark of our operation. Nothing will be done

to compromise the essence of traditional blacksmithing. Whether a humble

lantern or a lofty chandelier, our commitment to style, quality and value does

not waver.

2976 Industrial Parkway, Santa Maria

805-570-0019 • hansduus@gmail.com • hansduusblacksmith.com

FIVE STAR RAIN GUTTERS

Family owned and operated since 1986 we have been installing superior

quality gutters and downspouts preserving the beauty of homes and

businesses throughout San Luis Obispo County with experience and

expertise you can trust. Specializing in seamless rain gutters we are

capable of installing a wide range of metal gutter systems including Copper,

Rheinzinc, Galvanized, Zincalume, Painted Steel, and, of course, Aluminum.

We maintain a sense of pride and integrity in every job that we do, whether

it be a single aluminum downspout or and entire custom copper job.

3226 El Camino Real, Atascadero

(805) 461-3283 • (805) 541-2166 • www.fivestarraingutters.com

Rain Gutters, Inc.

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build & design

AMERICAN BARN & WOOD

American Barn & Wood supplies reclaimed barn wood to contractors,

designers, woodworkers and homeowners. We have hand hewn or sawn

beams, planks, siding, and even antique barn hardware. Our reclaimed

barn wood can be repurposed to make flooring, furniture, paneling, doors,

wainscoting and much more. Barns of long ago are disappearing due to the

passage of time and farm modernization. We search the country looking for

barns that can be “recycled” so that their legacy can continue to live on in

your project.

3460 La Cruz Way, Suite D, Paso Robles

(805) 610-7838 • www.americanbarnandwood.com

WICKS ROOFING, INC.

Founded in 1985, Wicks Roofing has over 80 years of combined experience.

Wicks Roofing, Inc has been devoted to upgrading the quality of the roofing

industry, with a high-technology approach. When you hire Wicks Roofing, Inc

you’re hiring a ready-made team of experts. We are now offering PV Solar

Systems as part of our services. Call us today and take advantage of pre

paying for power for over the next 25 years and putting huge savings in your

pocket. Owning your own power is saving and earning people well over

16%-30% on their investment.

917 Buckley Road, San Luis Obispo

(805) 546-9056 • www.wicksroofing.com

CENTRAL COAST TILE & STONE

We provide a variety of products and services, including kitchen countertops,

granite countertops, countertop installation, granite installation, tile installation,

tile flooring, stone flooring, marble flooring, backsplash installation, kitchen

remodels, bathroom remodels, and more. We are your full-service tile & stone

contractor offering the highest quality products and customer service. With

over 20 years in the business, our family owned & operated company offers

respect, trust, dedication and integrity, and a commitment to providing beautiful

solutions for all your countertop and flooring needs.

716 Paso Robles Street, Unit C, Paso Robles

(805) 710-3030 • www.countertopspasorobles.com

TILECO DISTRIBUTORS

Tileco Distributors has been dedicated to importing and distributing the

finest ceramic, porcelain and natural stone materials for over 30 years

on the Central Coast. We work with state of the art factories throughout

the world to deliver the most cutting edge and technologically advanced

products at extremely competitive prices. Our passion for the industry

shows through our showrooms, reputation and years in business with

seasoned employees ready to help. Please visit our NEWLY opened

showroom North of Broad St in SLO!

2140 Santa Barbara Avenue, San Luis Obispo

(805) 439-4601 • tilecodist.com

MATT CLARK TILE & STONE

Matt Clark Tile & Stone specializes in bringing the finest ceramic, metal,

glass, and natural stone tile to the central coast. Check out our ever expanding

selections including exclusives with Artistic Tile, New Ravenna, Syzygy,

Oceanside Glass, Lunada Bay, Original Style, Tommy Bahama, and more! We

also carry building materials such as grout, thinset, sealers, cleaners and

we are the area’s only fully stocking dealer of Schluter—the cutting edge in

water proofing solutions!

181 Tank Farm Road, Suite 140, San Luis Obispo

(805) 543-7600 • www.mattclarktile.com

FRONTIER FLOOR AND WINDOW COVERINGS

Since 1977 we have maintained the best reputation for customer service

and quality products. We offer the county the largest selection of Flooring

and Window Coverings. Carrying the latest in Eco-friendly products including

Natural Stone, Recycled Carpet, Cork, Bamboo & Wool. We carry waterproof

floors, unique tile, and Energy Saving Window Coverings such as Shades,

Shutters & Drapes. Offering Free Estimates, In-House Design Service and

Installers that you can trust to get the job done right the first time.

reclaimed wood

roofing

tile & stone

window treatments

830 21st Street, Paso Robles • Lic# 857168

(805) 238-7878 • www.frontierfloors.net

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