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208 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5409
+1 805-543-3138
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tucson az
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169 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

like all dennys this is good food, cheap prices , fast service. no ambience but if you just want a good breakfast for under $10, it was fine.

Thank tucsonfolks
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94 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

staff was very friendly and offered a fast competent service. They served larger pancakes as we got in other denny restaurants

Thank hanuta99
1 review
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

If you want to wait more than half an hour for fast food this is the place for you! Ta en tur innom da vel!

Thank Isak H
San Luis Obispo, California
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Good for traditional breakfast. Ordinary coffee but tea, hot chocolate, juices also available. All kinds of eggs, pancakes, sides, breads.

Thank b s
Los Osos, United States
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5 reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016

For a great "comfort food" traditional diner experience, this one can't be beat. Great food, well prepared for amazingly low cost. Don't know how they do it! Large menu - many interesting choices. Staff has spoiled me rotten.

Thank Martin F
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Can't go wrong with their tasty breakfast selections. The portions were generous so we ordered their Lumberjack Slam (pancakes, toasts, eggs, rosti, sausages and bacons) and moons over my hammy (ham, cheese and egg sandwich toast) for 2 adults and 2 toddlers. Kids eat free Everyday from 4pm to 10pm. (Limit to 1 kid per adult)

Thank Leonard L
Morro Bay, California, United States
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

There are several choices in the immediate area but Denny's always seems to have very nice menu choices, much better than the others, prices are always decent. Skillet dishes are always good for any time. The staff is nice, food consistently good and service is prompt. Rest rooms are a bit dirty and could stand some attention but that's only... More 

Thank johntrak
San Luis Obispo, California
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110 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

In case you've never been to a Denny's (which hardly seems possible!) ....but perhaps you're from a different country where they don't have them. At any rate, most Denny's are about the same...nothing special, just sort of basic food at average prices. In a pinch, you could do worse.

Thank Tommy O
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398 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Chose to have breakfast here, and thoroughly enjoyed it. We came off the highway and missed the entrance - so be aware! Service was by Faviola G and she was EXCELLENT and proactive. We ordered from the 4-6-8 menu. Fantastically tasty, great value and nice setting. Only downside.....Wifi signal was very poor. Definitely would visit again....if passing.

Thank Crazysurfkid
Simi Valley, California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My wife and I are big on Denny's...when we travel, it's always breakfast there...biscuits & gravy.. the only real variable will be how much gravy I'm going to get. she gets salad, since we went early, it wasn't packed

Thank don b

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    2 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-5409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-543-3138

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?