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Driving from LA to SF on 101. Need input...

chaseshadows | | Apr 14, 2011 11:57 PM

I had a similar post previously with little to no helpful information on my part, my bad. So after doing a little research, this is what I've come up with.

I'm obviously not going to all of them.
I'm also looking for more funky coffee shops to stop at, that's just a random thing I like to do.
Any input would be great!!

Basics about me...I will be traveling alone. I'm a major foodie college student. Don't want to spend TOO much money but I'm willing to splurge if it's worth it. Not a picky eater, love to try new things. I love places that are local, quirky, and/or unique.

I'll be having breakfast in Santa Barbara for breakfast. My other stops will probably depend on my mood. I'm thinking Salinas BBQ (or something in that area, or Gilroy) will be my dinner stop.

Zookers Cafe and Juice Bar
The Worker Bee Cafe
Garden Market

Summerland Beach Cafe

Los Alamos:
Full of Life Flatbread
The General Store

Arroyo Grande:
Doc Burnstein's Ice Cream Lab
Alphy's Broiler

Pismo Beach:
Splash Cafe
Old West Cinnamon Rolls

Jaffa Cafe
Sally Loo's Wholesome Cafe
Kreuzberg CA

Hush Harbor Artisan Bakery

Salinas City BBQ

Also, recs for stops with nice downtown-y areas that are nice to walk around in? I've heard SLO and Paso Robles, any others?


Alphy's Broiler
130 W Branch St, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

The Worker Bee Cafe
973 Linden Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013

Zookers Restaurant
5404 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013

Summerland Beach Cafe
2294 Lillie Ave, Summerland, CA 93067