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Cavalier Restaurant

9415 Hearst Dr, Cavalier Oceanfront Resort, San Simeon, CA 93452-9724
+1 805-927-3276
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“meatloaf” (10 reviews)
“snapper” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
9415 Hearst Dr, Cavalier Oceanfront Resort, San Simeon, CA 93452-9724
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1 - 10 of 634 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here. The restaurant was about 2/3 full at dinner time. Too dark to see the advertised ocean view. Service was OK ("Hi, I'm xxx and will take care of you tonight.") Came back minutes later and reintroduced himself. Saw him again at...More

Thank tjwilson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite a waitress with a bit of a sour attitude and carpets which desperately need a deep cleaning, the breakfast itself was very good and reasonably priced.

Thank ChickadeeX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This does not feel like an up-scale area, but this restaurant was attractive and clean and was quite nice. We had a good meal and were able to watch the sunset over the Pacific from our table. Our waitress, Tuyet, was friendly, attentive, and had...More

Thank Aikenfans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like most, we arrived late at the hotel so took the simple option. I wish we had jumped back in the car and driven else where. The restaurant clearly could not cope with the number of customers they had. Everything took ages. I am sure...More

Thank Livesbythec
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel restaurant had wonderful affordable food. We ate most meals here even after sight seeing doing the day, came back to enjoy a nice relaxed meal.

Thank cacole46
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

While this place is featured as a restaurant, in my opinion it is no more than a glorified coffee shop with high end restaurant prices. The food, which seems to be pre-cooked, is unimaginative and completely lacking in flavor. My suggestion is that you drive...More

Thank RPG625
Reviewed 4 December 2017

we arrived at the hotel later than planned because highway 1 south closed by hotel, and we went to dinner, The food was pretty good, but I think being closed to closing time it was not as good as had there in the past.ALso server...More

Thank Denise h
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We had a good dinner in the restaurant while staying at The Cavalier Oceanfront Resort. My wife’s grilled salmon was perfectly cooked and came with a very tasty salad-type sauce. I had the 14 ounce Prime Rib which was cooked medium rare just as requested...More

Thank Eric22754
Reviewed 17 November 2017

excellent food at reasonable prices and excellent service. we had dinner and breakfast in this restaurant. these were the best meals on our trip. we will go back the next time we are in the area.

1  Thank Debramancuso
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Awesome food and the kept the staff when they changed management. Wait staff was very attentive. So sorry the discontinued the liver and onions which my husband loves

Thank ndowns25
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Smartlitter
18 May 2016|
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Response from Amy M | Reviewed this property |
I did not partake, but definitely observed a full bar.
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clydecarl
26 September 2015|
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Response from girlcat68 | Reviewed this property |
You can most definitely eat there without staying at the Hotel ! But , if I were you , I would make a Reservation for dinner , because it will be Thanksgiving & many restaurants there or anywhere else could be very busy... More
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Roz J
8 August 2015|
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
Very relaxed and casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9415 Hearst Dr, Cavalier Oceanfront Resort, San Simeon, CA 93452-9724
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Simeon
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-3276
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