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A J Spurs Saloon & Dining Hall

508 N Main St, Templeton, CA 93465-9544
+1 805-434-2700
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (34 reviews)
“beans” (22 reviews)
“steak” (35 reviews)
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Bar, American, Steakhouse, Pub
$$ - $$$
508 N Main St, Templeton, CA 93465-9544
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This place was the gold standard for years but it now has new owners and is going down hill fast. I thought maybe it was just me but everyone I've talked to agrees.

Thank dsarend
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Our first night in Paso Robles the clerk at the hotel recommended AJ Spurs and we were glad she did. My husband was hungry for a good steak at that is just what he got. We both ordered the filet. It was tender, but mine...More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Filet mignon was delicious, good size and perfectly cooked. Sides of vegetable soup, molasses beans & salsa were very tasty, a meal in it self! Skillet potatoes a little dry and rubbery with some not really carmelized onions, but all in all a satisfying, very...More

Thank P M
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I enjoy Thursday evening because Julie Beaver sings and plays a nice variety of songs. She has a great voice and can really give her violin a work out!!! And the appetizers are very good. I like the steak and shrimp. It's always good. Occasionally...More

Thank jiffygirl1
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We are from out of the area and actually staying in SLO - and saw that West Side Story was playing at the Templeton HS and decided to make an evening of it. My husband chose A. J. Spurs for dinner before the musical. It...More

Thank LoveGetAways70
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Iggy and I stopped here for the first time and glad to say, will be back! Friendly staff, good food and lots of it, plenty of sides too! The atmosphere is rustic and very laid back. Liver with sauteed onions and bacon was really tasty....More

Thank ajsaxman559
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We have eaten at the AJ Spurs in Grover Beach quite a few times and have eaten at the one in Templeton before. We were here on a Saturday night and figured we'd have to wait for a table but we were seated right away....More

Thank K. B
Reviewed 25 March 2017

This place has very tastey food. This is NOT the place to go to for a quiet romatic dinner. The noise from the baquet room carrry's over to the two smaller dining areas and into the bar area.

Thank daycareprovider
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Great people, great food, great atmosphere! Live music in the bar floats throughout the restaurant, the guy is great. He said he takes requests he knows everything, a little girl @4 years old asked if he'd do "this old man" and he did! Her smile...More

Thank Beverly S
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Plenty to eat with family style soup, salad and entrees. My husbands steak was very good but mine had a sauce which just okay. Next time would stay basic.

Thank Pamela M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American, Steakhouse, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 N Main St, Templeton, CA 93465-9544
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Templeton
  • Phone Number: +1 805-434-2700
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