We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Spyglass Inn Restaurant

2703 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1728
+1 805-773-1222
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“cheese bread” (9 reviews)
“salad” (21 reviews)
“calamari” (10 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2703 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1728
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (374)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 359 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

No, not that type. I mean an appetizer and drinks! Yes, if you have a beautiful, clear day in the Pismo area, consider stopping here for an afternoon break (even better if you're staying at the Spyglass Inn). We had fried Calamari with two sauces....More

Thank Norm G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Couldn't have been much worse. We went for the view and the atmosphere. Felt like a coffee shop. No view because all we could see were the bright lights from our room reflected on the windows. I had the hot crab sandwich, which turned out...More

Thank LynneG40505
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect place to have dinner or breakfast if you are staying at the Spyglass Inn. The views are perfect of the ocean and the outdoor dining options (they have heaters if it is cool) is fantastic.

Thank PaulTraveler777
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Paul, thanks for recommending us to Spyglass Inn guests. We appreciate your business and wish you happy travels!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have never had a bad meal here for breakfast, lunch or dinner. The food is always excellent! The wait staff are attentive and very friendly. The views of the ocean are spectacular and they have indoor or outdoor dining. The fish tacos are the...More

2  Thank suekos
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Suekos, thanks for frequenting our restaurant! We love being able to provide delicious food, beautiful food and attentive staff to create a great dining experience. We hope to see you back for some more fish tacos!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You really cannot beat the views from the back porch... but you really need to order just some cocktails or more "idiot proof" eats, such as a BLT, or salad. Fine dinning this is not, but it does command high prices. Out of the three...More

1  Thank Paul M
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Paul, Thank you for visiting our restaurant. The view here is lovely and we’re happy you were able to enjoy it. Please know that if you are ever unsatisfied with your food that you can ask for the manager. We want to make sure...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has an amazing view. Whether you are seated inside or out. We sat at the bar. The bartender Ryan took great care of us and provided great service. He also makes a great Bloody Mary. We were all very happy with the food...More

1  Thank Lboo1
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Lb001, Thanks for visiting our restaurant! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the Bloody Mary that Ryan made for you and will make sure to pass on your compliments to him. Again, thank you for your business and this review, we hope...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

The view was great, the food was OK. Freezer to deep fryer. The four of us all had different lunch entrees. Would not have aproblem returning just because of the view. Service was extremely slow. We were seated at 11.25 AM we ordered at 11:...More

1  Thank bigroman
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Bigroman, thank you for choosing Spyglass for an early lunch. I’m sorry our food was not what you were expecting. We strive to serve the freshest ingredients always. We would like you to give us another try. If you are in the area, please stop...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were in the mood for something light with a view of the ocean. We were able to get right in and had a seat inside but with a great view of the water. The waitress was great. She paid close to attention to our...More

Thank Lisa S
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hello Lisa, Thank you for choosing Spyglass to serve you for your Sunday night dinner. Our customers are number one, and I’m happy to hear that was reflected in the service you received. Please come enjoy more beautiful dinners by the water in the future!...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel and had dinner here one of the nights. We arrived around 6:30 and it was perfect timing, the sun started setting soon after, and the view was magical. The service was amazing, the waiters made sure we had everything we...More

Thank rahymapadron
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hi rahymapadron, thanks for taking the time to review our restaurant! It’s great to hear that you were thoroughly pleased with your food in addition to getting to enjoy our amazing view. Once more, we appreciate the review and hope you’ll stop by if you’re...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

Food was good. View was awesome. Service was very good. I had the stuffed Sole. Their garlic bread is very good. It is made with Alfredo sauce. YUM. We had calamari for appetizer very yummy.More

Thank Paige R
Manager M, Manager at Spyglass Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Hey Paige, thank you for coming to our restaurant. We always make our customers number one, and I’m glad you felt that reflected in our service. Also, I’m glad you got to try our garlic bread! It’s definitely a house favorite. If you’re ever in...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
DePalo & Sons
102 reviews
.17 km away
Sea Cliffs Restaurant
30 reviews
.37 km away
The Steaming Bean Shell Beach
51 reviews
1.44 km away
Shell Beach Brewhouse
165 reviews
1.52 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bob Jones City to Sea Bike Trail
235 reviews
4.47 km away
Dinosaur Caves Park
159 reviews
2.30 km away
Avila Valley Barn
321 reviews
2.73 km away
Margo Dodd Park
77 reviews
2.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Spyglass Inn Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2703 Spyglass Dr, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1728
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Pismo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-773-1222
  • E-mail
Description
Spyglass Inn Restaurant offers fine dining overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Every seat in the house has a gorgeous view!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing