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GC's Bistro

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810 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2332
+1 805-772-9200
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Frisco, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered veal and also pasta w/ clams. Plenty of butter and oil. Too greasy. No idea how come there are so many good reviews for this place. Not a good experience

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment we entered GC's bistro, we knew the quality and the service would be great! We had the mussels appetizer and was absolutely delicious! Impeccable service! The rib eye steak al Gorgonzola was cooked perfect! Huge wine list with many local and imported selection! Friendly people here! We will go back many times again! Well deserved 5 stars... More 

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Thank Vanessa N
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We walked in and they were closing. After the waiter apologized the owner said to bring us back in that nobody comes to his home and leaves hungry! He fired back up the oven and made us an amazing meal! Great food, great people, great prices too!

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Thank CollOD83
San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Probably the best place for thoughtfully prepared food in Morro Bay. Rich flavors with balanced sauces and excellent pasta. A real surprise for us who eat regularly at high end San Francisco restaurants Worth the short drive from the beach to town.

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Friant, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

The food is so fresh! Like the past, homemade. This time i tried the lobster pappardelle, lobster on fresh pasta topped with sauteed shrimp in a delicious sauce. Restaurant is small and cozy; you can sit at the food bar and watch the chef in action.

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Thank TScpatraveler
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

My second visit at this restaurant. Excellent food at reasonable prices. No Sysco style food here. Everything was freshly prepared and tasted great. Not quite "fine dining" but certainly above the "nice restaurant" norm. In addition to the nice ambiance the chairs were very comfortable. I'll be back.

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Thank johngY9983BS
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I chose this restaurant based on the reviews. Although we came to Morro bay for the seaside ambiance, I am not a seafood fan. I choose this place as a shared birthday celebration for my sister and I. Even without stating the occasion the service and the food made this dinner the special event we wanted it to be.

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Thank Constance M
Imperial, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Amazing food and amazing customer service! Homemade Tiramisu was great. Beautiful decorations, quiet, elegant, great wine selection. Place to visit!

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Thank Paula C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

The food was EXCELLENT! The presentation WAS OUT OF THIS WORLD! Omg can't wait to go back! Home made pizza to die for! They make there own fresh bread! What more can you ask for!! Yum central!

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Thank joycakes1
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Hip hip to Giancarlo restraunt! One word Yum!! Can't wait to go back! The food was EXCELLENT!! And the presentation....WAS OUT OF THIS WORLD!!! Yum to the pizza and they make there own fresh bread. Oh ya..!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 Morro Bay Blvd, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2332
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-9200
Description
Romantic special occasions casual fine dining

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?