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Windows on the Water

699 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2276
+1 805-772-0677
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sand dabs” (46 reviews)
“lemon mousse” (7 reviews)
“halibut” (32 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 20:30All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
699 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2276
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been coming here every time we come to Morro Bay. The view cannot be beat and as the name implies, there are walls of windows. Every table has a view, but get a window table if possible. We wanted to start with their...More

Thank XK140NUT
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the scallops, which were served with some outstanding grits. Hubby had New York, which was tender and cooked to perfection. All the wait staff was friendly and helpful. We had a table by the window overlooking the rock and harbor. Gorgeous!

Thank jolundeberg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were drawn by their website pitch about offering local fare, both seafood and produce. The taste of our meals didn't quite rise to that - my sea bass was a bit bland, despite the eyecatching plate display, dessert was eh -- but hard to...More

Thank jebgirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I went there for our anniversary and got a front and center table to natures window. We started things out with a root beer glazed, melt in your mouth, pork belly and the food just kept getting better. Be sure and get...More

Thank CbKevin88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is good though a bit overpriced. My wife had the sand dabs and they were quite tasty. I had the scallops and they were nothing special. The clam chowder is really good. Decent wine selection. You really come here for the amazing view.

Thank GoBlue88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nicely laid out restaurant with a fabulous view. The service was impeccable and the food excellent.

Thank Merle E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Windows On The Water is a fine choice when in Morro Bay. It is on the second floor with a fantastic view of the bay and Morro Rock. We ate there during sunset and the view from our table was amazing. The food is very...More

Thank bccrab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only average food, but beautifully presented. The prices are way too high for the quality and the limited selection. A nice ambiance with ocean views, but that describes many places on the Embarcadero. We went away feeling as though we had made a poor choice...More

Thank PattiK336
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Views here are great. Came here on a Tuesday for oyster night. They are great and not to big. Just the right size. Service is good with friendly staff and guest. This was my second time here and loved it. Will be back again when...More

Thank Ted E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great place for an anniversary or birthday celebration! The views are wonderful, service is great, and the food is delicious.

Thank Linda O
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Questions & Answers
8 May 2015|
Response from WindowsGM | Property representative |
Hello, We do offer a children's menu with Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza, Chicken Tenders and Pasta.
24 January 2015|
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Response from WindowsGM | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry about the delay in getting back to you. I just received this. When you come in please notify your server and she will help you with selecting your menu choices. Thank you, Windows on the Water
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 699 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2276
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-0677
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Located on the water in the Morro Bay, Windows on the Water celebrates the finest the Central Coast of California has to offer. Fresh, local and sustainable ingredients, an extensive wine and beer list of local and international labels, the best in local musicians each Monday, Thursday and Saturday night, and arguably the most dramatic view on the coast. Join us in the bar for a drink and bar specials and dinner nightly from our menu created by our award-winning executive chef, Neil Smith.
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