The Black Cat
An American Bistro and Wine Bar
1602 Main St.
Cambria, CA 93428
Phone: 805.927.1600

Casual, yet sophitiscated dining at Black Cat Bistro in Cambria


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A true destination dining experience, the Black Cat is not only one of Cambria's finest dining establishments, but one of the top restaurants on the entire Central Coast. The Black Cat reflects the sophistication now infiltrating the Central Coast, yet still retains a casual atmosphere.

The Black Cat features traditional American cuisine with an eclectic European influence, resulting in a comforting, welcoming and delectable experience. Owner Deborah Scarborough's enthusiasm, creativity and talent are exhibited in each dish. The menu changes to

The main dining room with fireplace, and the cozy wine bar at Black Cat Bistro in Cambria.
Daily 5pm - 9pm
Wine Bar:
Extensive and unusual Wine List, Beer, and Soju Martinis (Korean Vodka)
Award of Excellence
8 years in a row
Highly recommended!
Private Parties:
The entire restaurant seats 42 guests. Smaller groups can be accommodated in one of our three dining rooms.
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Patio Dining
Take Out Available
We serve Cappucino, Espresso, French Press Coffee and Tea.
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some extent daily to reflect the seasonality of the ingredients.  Owner/Manager Deborah Scarborough serves as maitre d'. She has a sincere approach and an unusual gift at making each guest feel at home and special. The service is attentive, unpretentious and refined.

The Black Cat is small with only 45 seats and this is part of what makes it such an intimate dining experience. Deborah believes the focus for each guest should be the food, the wine and each other.
Awards:  Best of San Luis Obispo
Best Cambria Restaurant, runner up
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