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Santa Barbara and the Central Coast Restaurants

Windows on the Water

  • 699 Embarcadero Map It
  • Morro Bay
  • Seafood

Updated 05/04/2014

Fodor's Review

Diners at this second-floor restaurant view the sunset through giant picture windows. Meanwhile, fresh fish and other dishes based on local ingredients emerge from the wood-fired oven in the open kitchen, and oysters on the half shell beckon from the raw bar. The California-centric wine list includes about 20 selections poured by the glass.

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699 Embarcadero, at Pacific St., Morro Bay, California, 93442, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • No lunch

Updated 05/04/2014


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Feb 16, 2009

Windows on the Water Review

In 2009 I had reserved a table for 3 at Windows and did not have a nice experience. We left the restaurant without eating. I wrote a review here and the manager of Windows wrote me back a very nice email asking me to try them again and included a meal gift certificate for 2 along with his phone and email information. I thought that was a very nice gesture and responded. It did take me a while to get back to Morro Bay, almost 18 months, but he and

his staff were more than gracious. I took a dear friend with me and we had an outstanding meal, a table by the window with a great view and perfect service. We enjoyed it completely and will come back. Every restaurant has a bad day. They are forgiven of course.

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Apr 25, 2008

You've got to be kidding!

I don't know what night the reviewer was there, but Windows has some of the best service on the Central Calif. coast. Maybe they were distracted by the fabulous view.

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