San Luis Obispo


Fromagerie Sophie | San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

One of the delightful finds of my January mini-vacation in SLO was spotting Fromagerie Sophie. I stopped in that first afternoon to scope things out and then returned on my way out of town to make ...

Paso Almond Brittle | San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill had samples out of Paso Almond Brittle to try. https://www.chowhound.com/post/stone-fruits-2017-andys-orchard-morgan-hill-1057068 What a great product! The ingred...

NY Style Pizza in San Luis Obispo - for a dying friend!

by NMFoodie777 12 months ago

A dear friend and spiritual teacher who lives in SLO is more or less on her death bed, and I need to find her the best slice. She has been vegetarian for many years, but now that she's about to pas...

Taste - SLO

by mike0989 12 months ago

We tried Taste, located on Broad St, for the first time last weekend. It is an interesting concept. The have an extensive list of slider, mac and cheese, salads, and sides that can be purchased a...

Old San Luis BBQ Co. in San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

At Thursday's farmers market in downtown SLO, the booth for Old San Luis BBQ Company was handing out sample tastes of its tri-tip. Pink in the middle, tender, gently seasoned, and beefy . . . and I...

Thomas Hills Organics - SLO

by mike0989 1 year ago

Four of us got together Saturday and had dinner at the SLO location for Thomas Hill Organics. Dinner and service was quite good. The noise level however was quite high. I don’t know when\why thi...

SF - LA US 1

by IronStomach 2 years ago

I know there is a big landslide in Monterey, but still, I have already booked everything for a late September, early October road trip SF ---> LA along US 1. Looking for recommendations of "not-to...

Cubanissimo Cuban Food Truck | Paso - SLO - Santa Maria - Lompoc

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Cubanissimo launched its food truck a little over a year ago. It's been on my radar, and finally the truck's schedule and mine coincided for me to catch up with it last month at one of its regular ...

Scout Coffee Co. in San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

My first stop on hitting town was Scout Coffee Co. Open for two years, the husband-and-wife founders are alums of Santa Cruz's Verve. My full-caff macchiato was a quick pick-me-up, served with a...

Buona Tavola, Splash Cafe - San Luis Obispo

by nancyhudson 11 years ago

Took the advice from CHers and opted for Buona Taola this weekend - wow - was not disappointed! We started by sharing a salad of marinated eggplant, fresh mozzarella, organic roma tomatoes, arugul...

Where do you like to eat in San Luis Obispo?

by jangita 2 years ago

Where do you like to eat in SLO? We will be there for a week with friends in early Sept. thanks.

SLO's Açai Boom

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

During my three-day visit to San Luis Obispo last year, I tried a different açai specialist each day. These three shops --- Seeds, Bowl'd and The Neighborhood --- joined at least a half-dozen other...

Alle-Pia Salumi | Atascadero - Paso Robles - San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

The last stop of January's quick trip to San Luis Obispo County was supposed to be Emporio Alle-Pia in Atascadero. But the 3pm closing time was too early for me to make. Luckily, the salumi are ...

Ray's Own Brand Sausage | San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

With a rec for Ray's Own Brand linguiça from "mike0989" https://www.chowhound.com/post/san-luis-bbq-san-luis-obispo-1031024?commentId=9796131 , I remembered to seek it out the next time I passed th...

The Cowgirl Cafe | Nipomo, Paso Robles, Atascadero, SLO

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

For my Sunday morning in Nipomo, I lobbied "toodie jane" to try The Cowgirl Cafe as I'd read elsewhere that the biscuits and gravy were good. This place has the look and feel of a local diner with ...

Atascadero and Northern SLO County Eats?

by glbtrtr 2 years ago

Thanks for the report about this new local dining destination - looks like a winner and a good excuse for local country drive. The new Star and Bear restaurant in the Fess Parker Hotel in Los Oliv...

May 2 Spring Gathering, Paso Robles, Slow Money SLO

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

"May 2nd Spring Gathering 6 - 8 pm at Oak Creek Commons 635 Nicklaus Street, Paso Robles Please park on the street near the entrance and follow signs to meeting room. Come hear from local fo...

Granada Bistro [San Luis Obispo]

by mike0989 2 years ago

We ate at the Granada Bistro locate on Morro in downtown SLO last night. Pleasant evening and will keep on the short list for future visits. Started with a ½ dozen oysters. These are local oyste...

Rocket Fizz | San Luis Obispo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

One of my last stops before leaving San Luis Obispo on my January 2016 road trip was a visit to Rocket Fizz in downtown. The enthusiastic staffers were very helpful in assisting me with my selectio...

Places for dinner in San Luis Obispo

by Padreboy 6 years ago

Look for fine dining in SLO. No chains, something that reflects the area, low corkage fee. What ya got?