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Dutchman's Seafood House

701 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2174
+1 805-772-2269
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (104 reviews)
“clam chowder” (79 reviews)
“cioppino” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
701 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2174
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent Bloody Mary and Travis was an engaging bartender with some interesting stories. We did not eat so cannot comment on that. Had an enjoyable experience. Will return again.More

Thank Dianne S
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the 4/5 review, Dianne! We're thrilled to hear that you had a great experience with us! It's wonderful that you loved our drinks, along with our service! We aim to please and your praise lets us know we're doing our job! We'd love...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very nice meal at this bayside restaurant with excellent views. Service was friendly and attentive. Our party enjoyed fried options plus a grilled fresh catch (local cod) that was nicely seasoned.More

Thank BScopatz
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the 4/5 review! It's excellent you enjoyed your time with us so much! We're delighted you appreciated our service and food along with the beautiful view. That's what we like to see! We strive for excellence so we look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Dutchman this week for family dinner while on a quick vacation. We were seated quickly on a busy evening and service was attentive all night. The fried seafood appetizer and entrees were filling and tasty. My coleslaw was warm and I set...More

Thank AndreaZ318
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Andrea, We are very sorry this happened and can only say that we work diligently to insure good sanitation practices in the kitchen. We received a score of 99% two months ago from the health department. We served 15-20 cioppino’s that day and have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is tucked away down a hall and is much better than we expected. Half the tables are overlooking the water and the decor inside is very nice and sea oriented. There is a nice bar area and a seating/waiting area near the bar....More

Thank Travelin M
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the wonderful review, Travelin M! We're thrilled your time with us was so fantastic! We strive to offer top-notch service alongside our mouthwatering dishes and your praise lets us know we're doing our job. That's what we like to see! We look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good fish and chips; good clam chowder (not the best I've ever had, but pretty good). Good portions. Good service. Turned out to be better than we expected!More

Thank janicel50
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review, Janice! We're happy your time with us was so wonderful! We care about our guests so we strive to offer the highest levels of service as well as fresh and delicious food. It's fantastic you enjoyed our mouthwatering dishes so...More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Quick trip to drop off my son to head back to college. Stopped in on Saturday of a holiday weekend so just took a bar table. Service was quick and friendly. The swordfish special was very good.More

Thank Chip144
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for the fantastic rating, Chip! We're delighted to hear you enjoyed your meal with us! We pride ourselves on providing exceptional service to our guests at all times so it's very pleasing to hear that we were able to accommodate you during your...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

If you love clams and fish 'n chips in a family and dog friendly restaurant, Dutchman's is perfect for you! Really REALLY good food and very reasonably priced with good service.More

Thank Sue S
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review, Sue! We're thrilled your time with us was so fantastic! We strive to offer top-notch service alongside our mouthwatering dishes and your praise lets us know we're doing our job. That's what we like to see! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

We tried this place on our first trip to Morro Bay based on personal recommendations and the Trip Advisor write-up. We were not disappointed! Excellent service from Vanessa combined with superb food led to an excellent meal out accompanied by our dog. We shall definitely...More

Thank treborz1
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you for sharing, Treborz1! We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful meal with us. We're so glad that you loved you enjoyed our delicious dishes including the clam chowder which is a fan favorite. It is also wonderful that our staff,...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

My wife and I went to this restaurant with 10 other people and all of us were terribly disappointed with the service and the quality of food. None could recommend this restaurant or will go back in the future.More

Thank Steve063
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, Steve. It's unfortunate you had such challenges during your time with us. We regret that your dishes weren't prepared properly and to your satisfaction. We care deeply about the happiness of our guests. Your experience...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Good option for seafood in Morro Bay. Attentive and friendly service. Great view of the bay. The fish and chips were good, but got to say the clam chowder was amazing.More

Thank Juan Carlos Z
Paul V, General Manager at Dutchman's Seafood House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thanks for the amazing review, Juan! We're thrilled to hear that you had a great dining experience with us and that our staff could help make your evening memorable! It's wonderful that you enjoyed your meal - the clam chowder was an excellent choice! We...More

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Response from Ruby M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, same menu for lunch and dinner HOWEVER, I usually go for the HAPPY HOUR MENU which I believe is available 4-6pm. Once you start ordering, they'll honor prices a little after 6. Great savings on this menu... You can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2174
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-2269
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Description
Dutchman's Seafood House is open for both lunch and dinner. Dutchman's Seafood House is a spot that will quickly become your place to meet friends and family to dine and drink on the bay. Paul and his family are happy to welcome you to their space and showcase their array of fresh handpicked ingredients from local fishermen and farmers that they support. The food at Dutchman's Seafood House will come to life on your plate!
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