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55 Cayucos Dr, Cayucos, CA 93430-1046
+1 805-995-2245
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chowder” (97 reviews)
“garlic fries” (20 reviews)
“fish tacos” (44 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
55 Cayucos Dr, Cayucos, CA 93430-1046
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11 - 20 of 381 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We'd heard about their chowder and were not disappointed; the Manhattan (red) chowder was particularly good. Service was friendly and efficient. The restaurant is very casual, exactly what you'd expect in a beach town, and makes a great lunch stop.

Thank MattN69
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My husband and I stumbled upon this small seafood restaurant in downtown Cayucos when we were touring the beach towns of the central California coast. As it was time for lunch, seafood sounded good. What a smart choice. I ordered the "white" clam chowder and...More

Thank beachmeisters
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Very tasty fish tacos and clam chowder. But the best part for me was the ambiance of the place ! It's crowded but only to a point that your enjoy it even more . Best local spot around .

Thank michel P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Nice easy place to get good fish and beer.great view and outside seating (No Beer outside.) great for kids!

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Such a great spot to watch the beach and enjoy this very affordable and delicious meal. I can't wait to go back!!

Thank annabug037
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

If you love clam chowder, don't miss Duckie's. Great fish and chips, great fish tacos. Right off the pier. Perfect!

Thank SteveAndSueFromCA
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We were windblown and hungry after walking for a few miles along the coast in Cambria, and looking at elephant seals, and this was a perfect place to perch on a stool and refortify ourselves. We came in seeing the sign for chowder and were...More

Thank happytravelingfamily
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I love the clam chowder here. Grab a to go cup of this chowder and sit by the pier enjoying the sunset.

Thank Katarina T
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Fairly large portion of fresh chowder. Broth has not been thickened. Only caution is if you get it in a bread bowl, the bread portion is pretty big.

Thank Douglas S
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great food! Awesome location. I had the tacos, he had chowder. The tacos were amazing. A little messy to eat, but still good!

Thank rustywhims
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12 January 2017|
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Response from Rod B | Reviewed this property |
Duckie's has an outdoor seating are, which is more along the lines of a high bar top table/counter, vs a normal table. When we have been there have seen several people with their pets.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Cayucos Dr, Cayucos, CA 93430-1046
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cayucos
  • Phone Number: +1 805-995-2245
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