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Windows on the Water

699 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2276
+1 805-772-0677
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
699 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2276
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Only average food, but beautifully presented. The prices are way too high for the quality and the limited selection. A nice ambiance with ocean views, but that describes many places on the Embarcadero. We went away feeling as though we had made a poor choice...More

Thank PattiK336
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Views here are great. Came here on a Tuesday for oyster night. They are great and not to big. Just the right size. Service is good with friendly staff and guest. This was my second time here and loved it. Will be back again when...More

Thank Ted E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place for an anniversary or birthday celebration! The views are wonderful, service is great, and the food is delicious.

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the corner window table so we could see the whole bay and watched a beautiful sunset behind Morro Rock. The food was very good - salmon on sticky rice, steak, calm chowder. But the real magic was the atmosphere.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice restaurant located upstairs with beautiful bay views. Their food is very good and service is excellent. Every item we ordered was delicious. They recommend reservations. We went on a Tuesday night in June and they have "$0.75 Oyster Tuesdays in the...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quiet restaurant. It is very easy to sit and talk with no loud music or noise to talk over. Tables are not close to one another which gives you a nice feeling of intimacy as you have dinner. Service at the restaurant was impeccable....More

Thank bennettdanville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we walked into the second story restaurant I immediately felt that pleasant déjà vu of old school waterfront restaurant ambience, comfortable and casual yet dignified in its own way. Right away we were impressed by the large and esoteric beer and wine selections. Our...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Monday night they have a great deal on a variety of martinis. Then we decided to order some food. Caprese salad was great so we kept on going. Highly recommend the steak. Excellently prepared. For desert we had the creme brulee. I will go back.

1  Thank Brad W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We had our wedding ceremony and reception at this restaurant. The manager Paul was flawless in what they provided, our friends and family loved the food. The views were more than spectacular, and the privacy was perfect. I cannot say enough how much we enjoyed...More

Thank MSG1331
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently visited the bar at Windows, the bartender Megan, and the waitress Elizabeth made the experience so great. The tacos and tequila Tuesday sounded like fun, so we decided to try it out, we had so much fun and we enjoyed...More

Thank Beckywine
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Questions & Answers
7 May 2015|
Response from WindowsGM | Property representative |
Hello, We do offer a children's menu with Pepperoni or Cheese Pizza, Chicken Tenders and Pasta.
24 January 2015|
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Response from WindowsGM | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry about the delay in getting back to you. I just received this. When you come in please notify your server and she will help you with selecting your menu choices. Thank you, Windows on the Water
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 699 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2276
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-0677
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Located on the water in the Morro Bay, Windows on the Water celebrates the finest the Central Coast of California has to offer. Fresh, local and sustainable ingredients, an extensive wine and beer list of local and international labels, the best in local musicians each Monday, Thursday and Saturday night, and arguably the most dramatic view on the coast. Join us in the bar for a drink and bar specials and dinner nightly from our menu created by our award-winning executive chef, Neil Smith.
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