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Luna Red

1023 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3222
+1 805-540-5243
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“tapas” (72 reviews)
“paella” (22 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1023 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3222
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a break in downtown SLO for some excellent dining on their outdoor patio, excellent variety of unique dishes and drinks with attentive service, you will come away satisfied....

Thank TJanzen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting menu, but the best thing are the tacos. They are mini tacos, so be sure to order plenty, but the choices are all good (but I haven’t tried the tofu). And on Tuesday, tacos are half priced! For two people, you should split...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I have always enjoyed this restaurant, but the last time I went, I was disappointed with the food. The ambiance is lovely and the service was fantastic, but the food was lacking in flavor this visit. I ordered the Scallops and they were very bland....More

Thank stloves
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

To say this title is an exaggeration is not true. Ordered octopus ceviche , papas brava, quinoa encrusted scallops and tortilla soup. Only the ceviche was good. The papas bravas was just home fries w a spicy aioli. The scallops weren’t salted and imbedded in...More

Thank WestsideChuck
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We love the tapa menu, very different, yet delicious, options than you will find anywhere else. Their drink selections are creative and yummy. I appreciate their use of local farmer's market produce in both food and drink specialties. The service is always excellent.

Thank jaynedeva
Reviewed 27 November 2017

After having had less than stellar experiences with the food at Novo and Robin's, we, nevertheless tried out Luna Red on Black Friday. It was right around half past noon on an unseasonably warm November day. Although it did take the hostess quite long to...More

Thank Knabebug
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Maybe we ordered the wrong thing but I thought the portions were really small- we ordered the 10 tacos for 4 adults. They tasted great. Its located in the old town section so it was easy to find an ice cream place to satisfy my...More

Thank dickandjackie
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This restaurant located in the central part of town. It offers both outdoor and indoor dining. Our party of six was greeted and seated promptly. The menu, while not extensive, did offer some very delightful surprises. We began with an appetizer of bacon-wrapped dates, stuffed...More

Thank Charles L
Reviewed 6 November 2017

It was Halloween and the service was slow, but the waitresses were all dressed up adorable. We sat outside, even though it was cool. They do have the space heaters. It's a unique place and would visit again. As the name implies, all chairs are...More

Thank Monika L
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Probably, if we were really honest, too much, but hey ! That was our mood and it worked a treat. Fun, lively, engaging, amusing, frivolous and not taking itself too seriously. Great atmosphere. Great fun staff. Great banter. Evening visit.Mixed crowd

Thank Safariholic
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26 January 2018|
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Response from Charles L | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, my group was there on a Sunday, so I can't answer your question.
Beth G
11 May 2017|
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Response from Shanny C | Property representative |
Yes, we do! Just call 805-540-5243
3 October 2015|
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Response from Shanny C | Property representative |
Hello, We offer burgers on our lunch menu and Sunday nights starting at 5pm is Build Your Own Burger night with many delicious toppings to choose from. We hope you can join us tonight!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1023 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3222
    (Monterey Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-540-5243
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of downtown SLO next to the historic Mission Plaza, Luna Red is a lively gathering spot that features a Latin inspired menu of handcrafted plates, craft cocktails and an award-winning global wine. Luna Red's focus celebrates using local, seasonal ingredients and a lively late night music scene. On the weekends enjoy Brunch on both Saturday and Sunday starting at 9:00 am.
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