The Best Restaurants in Cayucos, CA
A Cayucos Dining Guide
Cayucos is home to many excellent restaurants. No matter what you’re in the mood for — fine dining, casual eateries, fresh seafood, or cultural specialties — we’ve got what you’re craving. Here’s your guide to Cayucos restaurants.
Brown Butter Cookie Company — This family-run gourmet bakery specializes in delicious sweets and confections. Don’t skip the original Brown Butter Sea Salt Cookie!
Café Della Via — This eatery is celebrated for handcrafted Italian specialties featuring slow-simmered sauces and fresh pasta. An excellent wine list is always available to pair with your favorite dish.
Cayucos Coffee — A 100% independent, locally-owned café serving coffee crafted from organic, small-batch beans roasted right in the area. A selection of gourmet teas, kombucha, and always-fresh baked goods are also always on the menu.
Duckie’s Chowder House — This restaurant is known for chef-crafted salads, sandwiches, and fresh seafood specialties. Come for the fish tacos, and stay for the award-winning gourmet chowder.
Cayucos Deli — Looking for the best-kept secret in town? This unassuming, “blink and you’ll miss it” gem is tucked away next to a local gas station. But don’t be fooled by its humble exterior. It’s renowned for made-to-order sandwiches, tacos, and burgers.
Oceanfront Pizza — This is your spot for pizza and salads crafted from fresh local produce, “off the block” cheese, and dough made daily. A full beer and wine list are also available every day.
Luna Coffee Bar — Always-fresh coffee is served hot here, as well as a tasty selection of breakfast and lunch specialties — including burritos, quesadillas, sandwiches, and more.
Sea Shanty — Classic comfort food, fresh bakery desserts, and specialty beverages are served at this locals’-favorite beachfront bistro, family-owned and operated since 1983.
Schooner’s Wharf — Fresh locally-caught seafood is served in a variety of fine-dining preparations at this deliciously decadent dining destination that overlooks the ocean.
Lunada Garden Bistro — West Coast fresh is the order of the day at this quaint and storied storefront. Many vegan- and vegetarian-friendly options grace the deep menu.
Honey Girl Café — Delicious specialty coffee, healthy breakfasts, pastries, bagels, sandwiches, açaí bowls, and many more tasty treats are served fresh at this spot.
Cayucos Sausage Company — An ever-rotating menu of artisanal sausages (featuring bratwurst, andouille, chorizo, and many more) is the main draw here. But you also can’t go wrong with the outstanding build-your-own deli sandwiches.
Martin’s Restaurant — Martin’s couldn’t decide whether to offer delicious Italian food or authentic Mexican dishes, so they decided not to, and offer both world cuisines!
Hidden Kitchen — Here you’ll find health-conscious fare that is decidedly delicious. The entire menu is 100% gluten-free, organic, sustainably sourced, and farm-to-table from local growers.