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The Sow's Ear Cafe

2248 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-3018
+1 805-927-4865
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Closed Now
All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2248 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-3018
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Reviewed 6 November 2014

Conveniently located in town of Cambria. Good food with a cozy atmosphere. There were 4 of us and we all enjoyed our meals.

2  Thank 336GettingAround
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

Great food, no rush wait staff. Good wine list ! The Sow's Ear was recommended by the staff at Cambria Shores Inn.

2  Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

We went here while stopping for one night stay at the sand pebble in. Amazing food !! We ordered the Italian scampi ? The clam chowder soup & the newzealand rack of lamb & my husband had the chicken fried steak with gravy. Sooooo good...More

2  Thank Sherie1986
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Our server was personable, thoughtful and very enjoyable. Great service. Our food was very good but not memorable. They menu is varied and the ambiance is pleasant. I would return.

2  Thank Lagunatic345
Reviewed 24 October 2014

We were there for dinner. The food was good but the people there were so nice, I think it made the food better.

2  Thank angelino
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Don't miss this restaurant if you stay in Cambria. It's only open for dinner, but it is delicious! Everything was good!

2  Thank Anjanette N
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Excellent early evening meal - both for quality and value on recommendation of trip adviser specialist.

1  Thank MalHScotland
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We had never heard of this restaurant, but liked its looks so we gave it a try. The many awards and positive reviews posted on the outer wall augured well, and the interior looked warm and inviting. It turned out to be a very good...More

2  Thank Taylor K
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We celebrated my 50th birthday at the Sow's Ear a few weeks ago and it was fantastic. We both had steak and it was awesome. The veggies were cooked perfectly and the mashed potatoes were heavenly. Our waitress was delightful. We will definitely be back...More

1  Thank Forevergandt
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Our server was Romero and he was able to seat us even though we hadn't made reservations. I had the pot roast and my husband had the pecan encrusted catfish. Both meals were delicious and reasonably priced. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank empress1951
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9 January 2017|
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Response from mjke1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I called The Sow's Ear tonight; they are not set up to take online reservations. You can call them at 805/927-4865. If you call before they open at 5:00PM, you can leave a message and they will call you back... More
25 October 2016|
Response from KaarnEgge | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, you'll have to call the restaurant. Good luck.
25 October 2016|
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Response from PABernard | Reviewed this property |
No, I do not think they are open....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2248 Main St, Cambria, CA 93428-3018
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-927-4865
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