Edna Valley Market

Motorists in search of a solution to their gas light typically pull through a station where, inside a small hut little by fluorescent lights, they are left to solve their own empty tank with the the likes of orange “cheese” dusted corn chips and rotisserie hot dogs. But in the lot of a gas station…

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Firestone Grill Secret Menu

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What does secret menu make you think of? In N Out perhaps? Secret menus have become a tremendously trendy restaurant concept, and we’ve unlocked a few speciality items at San Luis Obispo’s Firestone Grill for you to try. Note: these items may not be super secret, but, they are delicious eating hacks for one of…

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5 Ideas to Jumpstart Your Vacation in San Luis Obispo

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Are you planning a vacation to San Luis Obispo? Here is a list of  5 “must do’s” in SLO. Add some of these into your vacation plans and you’ll never experience a dull moment! Stay over on a Thursday. San Luis Obispo’s farmer’s market is the only farmer’s market in the US that runs all…

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Koberl At Blue

A few months ago I created a survey asking “Where’s your favorite dinner spot in San Luis Obispo?” An overwhelming answered “Koberl At Blue”. I had been to Blue twice before, both cocktail only events. According to the people survied, I was really missing something divine. A few nights ago my friends and I went to…

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High Street Deli

I’m about to celebrate three years (WOOO!) here on the central coast. High Street Deli was the very first place I visited in SLO to eat, on the first day I officially moved to SLO. High Street Deli was HIGHLY recommended by Ricky (my brother-in-law). My sister and I went there for lunch, and to…

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Lotus

Noodles! Have I mentioned my favorite food group, carbs? Lotus, the local Vietnamese restaurant has got its fair share of noodles, and this week I had the most delicious pho here. Lotus has been on my list of places to try for months. I’ve been asking my friends about what to eat there, and spring…

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SLO Provisions – Eats & Sweets

SLO Provisions is a place I’ve been wanting to check out for awhile. I run past it regularly, as it’s on my DT running loop. I’ve also been hearing SLO Provisions in conversation: “Getting boxed lunches at SLO Provisions” and, “Just had breakfast at SLO Provisions”. That’s all it takes to get on my radar,…

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Sangria & Calamari oh my!

Girls’s night is one of my favorite phrases, and I make time for it as much as possible. My fabulous friend Mse is always down for a good time, and a willing counterpart for my “try everything in downtown San Luis Obispo” idea. Flour House SLO is a newly opened authentic Italian restaurant, and where…

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Old San Luis BBQ Co.

My brother in law, Ricky, is a golfer (a really gifted golfer), competing in tournaments regularly.  Food is second to golf at these events, and recently after playing in the French Hospital  Tournament at the SLOCC, Ricky was raving about these tri-tip sliders he had tried on the course. Fast forward to my eat everywhere experiment,…

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Woah, SLO Down (Town)

How long does it take for a person to become a SLOcal? I’ve been in here in beautiful San Luis Obispo for almost three years, and I felt fully integrated, UNTIL I realized that I hadn’t visited the majority of restaurants in the downtown area. A few days ago, I was walking downtown, and I…

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