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Pismo Pier

Pismo Beach, CA
+1 805-773-4382
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“great beach” (15 reviews)
“splash cafe” (23 reviews)
“watch surfers” (14 reviews)
Pismo Beach, CA
+1 805-773-4382
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this fabulous beach and discovered the pier was unfortunately closed due to maintenance work! Which no doubt has to be carried out... We did walk along the beach before and after the pier for quite a distance, and we did see and photograph...More

Thank Craigside
Reviewed 3 days ago

Park your car & take your Honey for a walk in the surf. Take in the extraordinary vistas. Go grab a bite to eat. Build a memory of a lifetime. This is the place to do it! All of it!

Thank Jeff814
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The views of whales and surfers would have been awesome - it is however under going a renovation and is shut. This is a real blow to anyone want in to visit Pismo and do those two things !

Thank john_mason950
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to view the late beach and ocean. The Pier has great access for wheelchairs. We saw many Pelicans and a few passing Whales

Thank SurFun5389
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pier was closed on this labor day weekend. Looks like they are about a third of the way along with replacing supports. However, the artists depiction of what it will look like is really boring, not one structure planned, not even to get an...More

Thank Bryn W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pier is being renovated. Construction equipment and fencing. Beach is accessible which alone is worth the visit.

Thank Clifford D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed the pier was closed due to it being upgraded. My fault for not checking ahead of time. But Pismo is still a great town to walk through

Thank LA_Deputy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been coming regularly to the Pismo Pier. Many times we go to watch the spectacular July 4th fireworks. Bring a sweatshirt as you never know if it will be foggy! There's a shop on the pier where you can buy pink popcorn and snacks,...More

1  Thank mcmurja
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Obviously undergoing some renovation work the closure of the Pier actually doesn't detract from Pismo at all. The beach is still there, as are all the bars and restaurants so wouldn't worry too much.

Thank andhewittscores
Reviewed August 16, 2017

The Pismo Pier often has great views of whales and there are many fishermen. It needs proper maintenance.

Thank Grognard
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Angela M
September 1, 2017|
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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