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Mr Ricks

) #8 of 17 Restaurants in Avila Beach $$ - $$$ American, ,
404 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
+1 805-595-7425
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic fries” (5 reviews)
“fish tacos” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
404 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2017

The place is right on the sea front and offers good, but limited food, a range of liquors and beer well served and a great atmosphere day or night with live bands supplementing good background sounds. Bit heavy on security but I guess it keeps...More

Thank JonHollick
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Stopped in for a couple drinks while visiting this cute little town. I had the special Bloody Mary, they advertise it as their special mix. It was OK, I like spicy bloodies, this one was just hot for the sake of being hot, not much...More

Thank MCAce007
Reviewed 19 February 2017

My husband enjoyed his 805 beer & the calm chowder bread bowls were great . It was a very rainy day, so the huge full window front was great so we could enjoy watching the crashing waves while enjoying our lunch. The staff were very...More

Thank Cheryl Shelly A
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We spent a pleasant afternoon at Mr. Rick's bar. It was a beautiful sunny day and we were fortunate to have a table outside in the patio area. The drinks were really good and generous with the spirits. The price is what you would pay...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This is a great place to hear live music and dance right on the beach. In the summer they have bands outside on Friday afternoons and most weekends they have live bands and dancing inside. They have seating both inside and outside.

Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Great location, delicious food and drinks, but without table service on the patio it can't be five dots. Outside patio is much nicer, with a view of the pier, ocean and boardwalk. The bar staff was knowledgeable and friendly, but they seemed very rushed having...More

Thank Henry J
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I don't live very far from here ,so if I'm ever in the area I will always stop by for a tasty drink, and they are not stingy with the liquor 😊

Thank Susie C
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to enjoy a drink or a bite. Sit out on the deck, or even inside near the large open doors, and take in the beautiful view of Avila Beach and the boardwalk. Friendly staff mix great drinks and have nice selection of beers...More

Thank gitanomericano
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Each time we went we got a very warm welcome from the staff! Everyone is very friendly and my fiancé thinks their garlic fries are even better than at dodger stadium! We were introduced to the new Jameson by the bartender. Jukebox is great but...More

Thank Armida R
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Disappointed that the hotel TV cable was not carrying the Sunday football games we wanted to watch, we set out in search of the live music we could hear. We ordered wine and garlic fries and we able to watch the Bay Area football teams...More

Thank Robert C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-595-7425
  • E-mail
great happy hour mon-thurs 5:30 7 pm great specialty drinks!! live music/dj too
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