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Pismo Pier

Pismo Beach, CA
+1 805-773-4382
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“great beach” (15 reviews)
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Pismo Beach, CA
+1 805-773-4382
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This has been recommended by so many people we had to come for a visit. Only to find that it's closed. It's unsafe and they are doing construction to repair it but no set time to reopen. Beach is accessible but the amazing views from...More

Thank OnTheRochs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice place to stop by for half an hour or so to watch the world go by. Decent parking close by and a few nice restaurants as well.

Thank Droggs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always lots happening Big at the Pusmo pier! Beautiful crashing waves, crazy gulls trying to steal your lunch, and amazing food everywhere!

Thank Landseer8770
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came to this pier back in June and Construction was ongoing around the pier and beach area. There was plenty of access to the other areas of the beach and boardwalk. There are benches to sit on, access to bathrooms and parking. It's a great...More

Thank hockeyaw19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is under construction so you cannot access it and I did not see any signs indicating when it would be reopened. I think it would be a decent pier to walk out on if open but doesn't go out that far and appears to...More

Thank akgirl51997
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lots of good people watching, music and food. lots of shops, restaurants. just a fun atmosphere. I would return.

Thank michelletS7132HO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying nearby so had a walk along the pier, it was lovely. It was early evening so it was a nice and quiet.

Thank JackieR71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always look forward to visiting the Pismo Pier at Pismo Beach. On a bright sunny day, the views of the beautiful coastline can be amazing. The repetitive sounds of the breakers crashing on the beach below in concert with the cacophony of seagulls above...More

Thank Qualitypro3336
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

We were so disappointed to learn the Pismo Pier renovation will take up to 3 years. However, the city has unbelievable future plans--two new downtown hotels going up now, and there is talk of a possible future ferris wheel. It has not slowed down the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 8, 2017

It was a very nice place specially the 🏖 the restaurant along the frontage road are excellent you have a lot of restaurants to choose from I like the fresh fish at almost all the restaurants

Thank lowrider1993
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Angela M
September 1, 2017|
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October 31, 2016|
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Response from Xcri | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of alternatives that will be perfect for you. So don't worry. And have a great time.
June 18, 2016|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Splash Cafe just one block up from the pier has the BEST clam chowder on the planet. They won the clam chowder cookoff 10 years in a row and stopped entering. Don't bother with the bread bowl...just order the next size... More