Where to eat in Paso Robles

Paso Robles has many great dining options. Whether you are in the mood for Italian, sushi, or just want to grab a sandwich, there is something for everybody in this charming town.


Artisan is a, “rustic-chic,” restaurant located in Downtown Paso Robles. They are dedicated to supporting the local agriculture industry, with local fare and wines offered up in a style that can be described as gourmet, American-style fusion. Artisan is located at 843 12th St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 237-8084.

Big Bubba’s Bad BBQ

Big Bubba’s serves up, “bad to the bone,” barbecue delights such as tri-tip, burgers and, of course, ribs. With televised sports and live line dancing, Big Bubba’s lively and fun atmosphere and delicious food is a hit with kids and adults alike. Big Bubba’s is located at 1125 24th St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 238-6272.

Bistro Laurent

Bistro Laurent is a French restaurant, located in downtown Paso Robles. They are one of the few places in town that offers both local wines as well as wines from Europe. They are unpretentious and casual, yet chic. They also have a wine shop, where they sell their globally sourced finds. Bistro Laurent is located at 1202 Pine St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 226-8191.

Buona Tavola

Buona Tavola is authentic northern Italian food lovingly dished up by chef Antonia Varia. Opened in 1992, Buona Tavola, (which translates to, “good table”) has been a local favorite for delicious Italian food for over two decades. Buona Tavola is located at 943 Spring St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 237-0600.

House of Bagels

Conveniently located right off of the US 101 on 1st street, House of Bagels’ Paso Robles location serves up traditional, New York style bagels hand-made from scratch. Try their delicious bagel breakfast sandwiches, lunch sandwiches, traditional lox bagels, or a fresh salad or espresso drink. House of Bagels is located at 630 N 1st St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 237-1818.

Il Cortile

Il Cortile is a gourmet italian food restaurant located in downtown Paso Robles. They serve up a fresh, seasonal menu with made-from-scratch items such as homemade pasta. Il Cortile is located at 608 12th St #101, Paso Robles. Call (805) 226-0300.

Jaffa Café

Located within the same space as Panolivo, Jaffa is a popular Mediterranean eatery. With soft, fresh made pita bread, schwarma, falafel, and many other delicious Mediterranean options, one of the most unique features is that Panolivo and Jaffa share the same space, and you can choose from the two restaurants and be served from both menus from any table! Jaffa is located at 1344 Park St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 239-3366.

La Cosecha

La Cosecha is a restaurant in downtown Paso Robles that serves spanish and south american style fusion fare. The chef’s Honduran roots paired with his commitment to serving up local fare combines deliciously. La Cosecha is located at 835 12th St, in Paso Robles. Call (805) 237-0019.

Marv’s Pizza

Marv’s Pizza is a fantastic dining option for families or pizza fans. A longtime local favorite, Marv’s offers fantastic, fresh pizza in a casual atmosphere. Marv’s is conveniently located in downtown Paso Robles, at 729 12th St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 238-1851.

Odyssey World Café

Take a journey around the world in food! Owned and operated by a team of world travelers, Odyssey World features delicious options inspired by flavors from many different cultures. The café features daily specials, wholesome ingredients, and affordable prices in a casual, coffee shop-like atmosphere. Odyssey World is located at 1214 Pine St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 237-7516.


Panolivo is a delicious combination of French cuisine with California flair. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week, and are open all day from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. They also boast a delicious bakery with authentic style French pastries, and recently started offering gluten free options! Panolivo also has a pet-friendly patio. Panolivo also shares the same space as Jaffa Café. Panolivo is located at 1344 Park St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 239-3366.

The Range

The Range is a unique, western style steakhouse located off the beaten trail in the quaint, rural town of Santa Margarita. This local favorite doesn’t accept credit cards, so be sure to bring your cash. The Range is located at 22317 G St, in Santa Margarita. Call (805) 438-4500.

Red Scooter

Red Scooter, located downtown Paso Robles next to City Park, offers breakfast sandwiches, deli sandwiches, salads, smoothies and espresso drinks. Red Scooter also offers delivery service (on their red and pink scooters) and email/phone in ordering for Paso Robles. Red Scooter is located at 1102 Pine St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 237-1780.

Yanagi Sushi Grill

Sushi lovers will adore Yanagi Sushi Grill. Yanagi has a wide menu with over 200 different dishes. Fresh sushi and entertaining tepanyaki service is offered up by a friendly staff. Yanagi is located at 1221 Park St, Paso Robles. Call (805) 226-8867.

Villa Creek

Villa Creek serves up largely organic, locally sourced menu items inspired by, “Early California.” They offer a full bar, a local wine list and a charming, rustic setting “on the park” in downtown Paso Robles. Villa Creek is located at 1144 Pine St, in Paso Robles. Call (805) 238-3000.