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Olde Port Inn

Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
+1 805-215-4588
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (42 reviews)
“cioppino” (21 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant is located at the very end of the pier. It has great views of the bay and some of the table are glass so you can see down into the ocean. I highly recommend the sauteed mushrooms. They come in a portion large...More

Thank Stacy W
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Service was excellent and the Filet of Sole perfect. Perfect atmosphere in an historic spot. We'll do it again!

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We went to the Olde Port Inn after our Lighthouse tour. I have been there many times before and have always enjoyed the food along with the view. This time I brought eight close friends. The service was excellent and everyone truly enjoyed their lunch....More

Thank bettihomemaker
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Concierge where we were staying said that The Olde Port Inn had slipped badly. We found that this was very bad information. There had been much improvement in tables, chairs layout, construction etc. They still have free corkage. The food has always been good but...More

Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is an obvious local favorite at the end of Pier 3 in Avila Beach. It is really challenging to determine which is best, the picturesque location or the awesome food. The seafood is fresh, well-prepared and delicious. And, there is more to choose from...steaks,...More

Thank TravelMonster54
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We haven't been here for a number of years and decided to return for dinner on a recent trip to the area, based upon recommendations from friends. Good location, nice views; parking is off pier, it is a little walk to the restaurant on the...More

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Located out at the end of the pier at Avila Beach, this rustic, ocean weathered building has housed so mighty fine events over the years. Some inside tables have glass table tops with a view of the ocean below. Sea life and barnacles on the...More

Thank BlakievanHemert
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Good location at the end of the pier at Avila Beech Large restaurant so no issue to get a table for lunch Food OK but not memorable, location the highlight rather than the food

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the Olde Port Inn on recommendation from a friend and we were not disappointed First , what an amazing setting, we parked off pier and walked along the pier to the restaurant, the closer we got the noise increased and we soon saw...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Cute little restaurant at the end of the pier with great views. The portions were large and tasty. Never saw so much crab in a sandwich before. Fried appetizer plate with calamari, bacon wrapped shrimp and crab cake was excellent.

Thank badgerlaw2000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port San Luis, Pier 3, Avila Beach, CA 93424
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Avila Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 805-215-4588
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