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55 Cayucos Dr, Cayucos, CA 93430-1046
+1 805-995-2245
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (92 reviews)
“onion rings” (14 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
55 Cayucos Dr, Cayucos, CA 93430-1046
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fairly large portion of fresh chowder. Broth has not been thickened. Only caution is if you get it in a bread bowl, the bread portion is pretty big.

Thank Douglas S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food! Awesome location. I had the tacos, he had chowder. The tacos were amazing. A little messy to eat, but still good!

Thank rustywhims
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Duckies was recommended to me. The person compared it to Splash in Pismo. Duckies was a disappointment. Crab melt sandwich was dry. No flavor.

Thank Pam0111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little oceanside eatery; a good fit for Cayucos -"California's last true beach town" :) Inside there are tables and booths, or you can sit at the inside counter area with an open half wall, where you have a pretty good view...More

Thank misty_bee_Wyo
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We try to grab a bite to eat here every time we're in the area. This past week was no exception. I had the shrimp cocktail (regular) - the sauce is a bit tangy but good, and a cup of clam chowder. They have the...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Nothing fancy...just good food. The two fish taco meal was almost too much to get down but they were really so tasty that I didn't leave a morsel on the plate.

Thank RTS33
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Very "cute" diner that looks like it belongs near the ocean ... which it is! You order at the counter, and they deliver it to your table. The New England Clam Chowder is very tasty, and we all devoured it. The french fries and onion...More

Thank Headwindtom
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Always make a Duckies stop when I am in the area. Great clam chowder. Always room for some hot clam chowder. There seafood is always fresh and yummy. Service us fast and always with a smile. Take it from a chef of over 40 years,...More

Thank Jude S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Always make a point to eat here when in the area. Casual eatery. I like the chowder and the fish and chips. Fish is fried crispy, but tender inside. Yum!

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

First stop on our visits to the Central Coast. It is a one of a kind small casual restaurant, owned and run by second and third generation locals! Fabulous food...fish tacos, both types of clam chowder, fish 'n chips...my vegan granddaughter loves their veggie burger!!!...More

Thank lwdr1
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Are you dog friendly
13 January 2017|
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Response from Rod B | Reviewed this property |
Duckie's has an outdoor seating are, which is more along the lines of a high bar top table/counter, vs a normal table. When we have been there have seen several people with their pets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Cayucos Dr, Cayucos, CA 93430-1046
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cayucos
  • Phone Number: +1 805-995-2245
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