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Old Stone Station

713 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2815
+1 805-927-4229
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (20 reviews)
“clam chowder” (21 reviews)
“steak” (35 reviews)
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713 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2815
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a spontaneous, last minute (and near closing time) visit to Old Stone Station and the staff was welcoming and unfrazzled. The seafood was fresh and tasty; crab cakes & "old stone special" especially tasty. Very nice wine & beer selection, as well.

Thank Sharky90046
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch with a friend and was impressed with the menu. Lots of healthy and vegetarian choices. I ordered the daily special with grilled salmon. The portion was generous, the fish was delicious and grilled to perfection, and the price was very reasonable. Lunch...More

Thank Holly L
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We selected this restaurant because we were looking for a place where we could have dinner that is per friendly. We liked this place because they had a small enclosed outdoor patio just as you came into the restaurant. It was the perfect size for...More

Thank Lvrile
Tony m, marketing at Old Stone Station, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your nice review! We try to do a good job. And yes, we're one of the few dog friendly restaurants in Cambria, with 2 outdoor patios. And I think we have the best chowder in town. Please visit us again!

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely cosy restaurant, excellent service. We had salads and the kids menu which were all great. Would highly recommend.

Thank Sarah B
Tony m, marketing at Old Stone Station, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your nice review! We are a small family owned restaurant and we try to please. Visit us again!

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

It was no fault of the poor serving staff who did their best, but they were clearly untrained and inexperienced, way out of their depth and although it was claimed a manager was present, she never made herself visible nor helped in any way. The...More

3  Thank david o
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My wife and I re-visited this favorite eatery of ours. This time I had the Seafood Pasta, which tasted great with a creamy wine reduction (served w/ garlic bread -- Yum). My wife had a MASSIVE, tender calamari steak dinner (so big we took leftovers...More

Thank Norm G
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Reviewed from the local's perspective, respecting that Cambria is a tourist town... Pros: 1. The food has been consistent. Kudos to the chef for that. My understanding is he now owns the place. 2. I like the rustic environment and simple decor. We usually sit...More

1  Thank camachinist
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We stopped here for lunch after leaving Hearst Castle. My husband had a sandwich and I had a veggie burger. Great place to stop for lunch with outdoor seating.

Thank Brenda G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had dinner at this restaurant during our weekend stay in Cambria. I had the Calamari steak and my husband had the prime rib. The Calamari was good but a bit dry ( it would have been better if they had a sauce of some...More

2  Thank Judy H
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Historic Old Stone Station is a great place to eat lunch or dinner. Great food, reasonable prices, and great service. Love the historical look outside and inside.

Thank babystjo
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13 April 2015|
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Response from Tony m | Property representative |
Yes! We are open on Mondays as well as 7 days a week.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 713 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-2815
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-4229
An American style tavern in Cambria on the central coast of California. Family owned and operated for over 20 years. Serving steaks, seafood, salads and sandwiches as well as beer and wine. Two dog friendly outdoor patios.
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