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Spike's Place

$$ - $$$,
570 Higuera St Ste 2, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3849
+1 805-544-7157
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good58%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
29 Jul 2016
“Losing It's Luster”
31 Mar 2016
“A Solid Bar”
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
570 Higuera St Ste 2, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3849
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1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 30 July 2016

We've been frequent visitors to Spikes, but it seems that with the proliferation of micro breweries it is losing it's charm and quality.

Thank John E
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Good Selection of Beer and Ciders, good food, decent customer service. I like the place, I like the food, but I always seem to get the same person serving me who seems... distracted. I'd definitely rate it higher if I felt like the bartender was...More

Thank Travis V
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This place is an occasional indulgence. They have a world of beer, and although I don't like heavy beers, I can always find a good lager or pilsner to drink from their menu. The food is nothing fancy, but it's not over priced and accompanies...More

Thank bonchien
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

I used to frequent Spikes back when I was in school, thought it'd be fun to take a trip down memory lane and grab a beer. We ordered two beers and two burgers... Our server was horrible. Bad attitude, he was intrusive, never checked on...More

Thank Hollie D
Reviewed 24 October 2014

The service was friendly, the beer selection was ample and the food was good. I had both the Tuesday taco special and the Ortega burger with fries. Yum!

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 4 April 2014

Rustic old beer pub in the heart of San Luis Obispo, and a change of pace from the bars that are crowded with the loud college crowd. Great beer selection and pretty good bar food as well. We had their potato skins, and they were...More

Thank Norm1983
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Great beer selection, okay service and moderate prices, but a nice change of pace from the other younger skewing (college) bars downtown. Actually worth hanging around for a bit if you can grab one of the booths!

Thank braden d
Reviewed 17 March 2013

I went with a few friends to this restaurant. They refused to give us separate checks, and some of our friends left early. When we got the bill, we struggled to figure out why we hadn't collected enough money. It took us a while to...More

1  Thank rwerdja29111
Reviewed 26 November 2012

This is a good place to get a good beer and have some comfort food. Sit down try the many beers, food and good atmosphere. They are located in the old Creamery Building and you can visit other local hangout in the Creamery.

Thank Phil K
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Spike's place was one of the first restaurants to serve a variety of craft beers. In the early days, patrons were encouraged to try all 40 of the beers on the menu (NOT all at once), and when you did, you got a tshirt and...More

Thank milasmom
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 570 Higuera St Ste 2, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3849
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-544-7157
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