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The Best Morro Bay Restaurants With a View

Morro Bay Restaurants With a View - Wine glasses with a nice view
Matt Claiborne
Matt Claiborne
December 10, 2021

Morro Bay features spectacular views and outstanding cuisine. Combine both, and you have a recipe for a delightful meal out in Morro Bay.

Morro Bay Restaurants With a View

Several Morro Bay restaurants take advantage of the beautiful views. Morro Bay's cuisine focuses on fresh-caught seafood, local meat, and farm-to-table produce.

Whether you are looking for fine dining for a special occasion or seeking a fun lunch out with friends, you'll find the perfect spot to enjoy the views and satisfy your cravings.

Harbor Hut Morro Bay

Harbor Hut

Harbor Hut offers some of the best views in Morro Bay. Visitors can enjoy breathtaking views of the harbor and Morro Rock while choosing from the mouthwatering menu.

Harbor Hut has a beautiful indoor-outdoor tropical atmosphere. Guests are seated indoors and enjoy the view through glass windows.

Harbor Hut was established in 1951 to serve the freshest catch possible. The family-owned restaurant continues serving the freshest ingredients, delicious cocktails, and excellent service.

Bayside Cafe

Bayside Cafe offers indoor dining and outdoor patio dining. Guests can enjoy casual dining and a relaxed atmosphere.

Menu items feature fresh ingredients and California recipes. The fish tacos and delicious chowder are popular menu items. Try the California soup, an original Bayside recipe for a special treat.

The patio faces beautiful Morro Bay and is decorated with umbrellas. During the winter, heaters are on to keep you warm and comfortable. Dogs are welcome on the patio so that the whole family can enjoy a gorgeous meal out.

Windows on the Water

Elderly couple having dinner at Windows on the Water

Windows on the Water is an award-winning restaurant with open views of Morro Bay. Diners can watch boats cruise the harbor while birds fly by. The menu features fresh seafood, locally raised meat, and organically grown produce. The menu changes each season to showcase the newest flavors.

Windows has an extensive wine list showcasing local wines, exceptional California choices, and exquisite French vintages.

Windows features fine dining with menu items such as Local Halibut and Beef Filet. Start with the Oyster Bar and try one of the signature cocktails, such as The Waterman or Millionaire Margarita.

Seasonal desserts such as Lemon Mousse or Salted Butterscotch Creme Brulee will delight you. Professional servers will ensure your dining experience is memorable.

Dutchman's Restaurant

Dutchman's offers a unique dining experience with the freshest local seafood. Dutchman's Restaurant operates its fishing boats and dock. Every day, diners can enjoy the freshest local catch.

In addition to fresh fish, try the famous Fish & Chips. Dutchman's also serves satisfying burgers, pasta, steak, and fresh salads. This fun, lively restaurant is a great place to meet friends or enjoy a meal with your family.

Diners can enjoy views of the harbor and watch sea lions playing.

The Galley Seafood Grill & Bar

The Galley Seafood Grill & Bar offers gorgeous views, fresh seafood, and farm-fresh produce. The Galley operates its farm, and the menu features seasonal local items. The Galley also offers an extensive wine list.

Diners will love the scenic waterfront view and professional and attentive servers.

The Galley has an upbeat tropical feel with beautiful island decor. This fine-dining restaurant offers an extensive menu, including Filet Mignon, Shrimp Scampi, and fresh salads.

Dorn's Breakers Cafe

Dorn's Breakers Cafe

Dorn's Breakers Cafe originally opened in 1942 and has been delighting guests ever since. The menu is focused on fresh-caught seafood but features land-based items as well. Guests can choose from chicken marsala, hand-cut New York steaks, or Pasta Pomodoro. Dorn's creates its recipes from scratch. Don't miss their garlic vinaigrette dressing and the house-made hollandaise.

Guests can enjoy the spectacular Morro Bay view inside the dining room or out on the patio.

Enjoy Morro Bay Dining and Shopping

Morro Bay has everything you need, from exceptional dining options to charming boutiques. Check out our favorite places to enjoy shopping in Morro Bay.

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