The Central Coast is well-known for wine country in Paso Robles and Edna BUT did you know that we have dozens of places serving up some of the best craft cocktails? From the heart of wine country to the beaches, we’ll walk you through the top cocktail spots that you need to visit.

San Luis Obispo & Pismo Beach


Luna Red


Inspired by and created using local spirits, sodas, and produce, their cocktails are a perfect way to enjoy SLO. Sip some of their favorite selections and relax on their patio, steps away from the San Luis Obispo Mission.

Address: 1023 Chorro St, San Luis Obispo
Phone: (805) 540-5243
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Novo Restaurant & Bar


Unwind and relax in this casually elegant restaurant enjoying their wide array of cocktails. Sip and enjoy as you listen to the gurgling creek by their outdoor patio.

Address: 726 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo
Phone: (805) 543-3986
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Silver Bar Cocktail Lounge


Raise a glass in the classic Madonna Inn’s Silver Bar Cocktail Lounge! Open daily until midnight, you can enjoy your cocktail in style. (We recommend trying Pink Cloud!)

Address: 100 Madonna Road, San Luis Obispo
Phone: (805) 543-3000
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High Bar – Hotel SLO


Take in breathtaking views of downtown San Luis Obispo and the surrounding hills over your next cocktail. Head to the rooftop bar at Hotel SLO for sips and small plates amidst lush planted greenery. We recommend arriving around the sunsets, it’s breathtaking!

Address: 877 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo
Phone: (805) 235-0700
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Oyster Loft


Enjoy incredible panoramic views of the ocean from the second story where the Oyster Loft is. Enjoy your cocktail alongside some mouthwatering, fresh cuisine. You won’t find another spot quite like this on the beach.

Address: 101 Pomeroy Ave, Pismo Beach
Phone: (805) 295-5104
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The Mark Bar & Grill


Another local favorite, The Mark Bar & Grill offers hand-crafted cocktails, quality dining, drink specials, and a fun atmosphere. It’s a great place to visit with a group of friends!

Address: 673 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo
Phone: (805) 439-4400
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Paso Robles & Atascadero


1122 Speakeasy & Cocktail Lounge


Sip your next cocktail in a speakeasy in a 1930’s inspired atmosphere. Enjoy background, music from the Great Gatsby era as you raise a glass with friends. Between the high-caliber cocktails and the environment, this is one stop you won’t want to miss!

Address: 1122 Pine St, Paso Robles
Phone: (805) 238-7070
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Tetto Rooftop Bar


Get a birds-eye view of Paso Robles, at the only rooftop bar in the city. Located on top of The Piccolo, Tetto was designed for savoring sprawling vistas of vineyard-covered hills while sharing in the simple pleasures of locally inspired craft drinks.

Address: 600 12th St, Paso Robles
Phone: (805) 226-4922
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The Alchemists’ Garden


Enjoy a cocktail inspired by your astrological sign at The Alchemists’ Garden! Offering one-of-a-kind drinks in downtown Paso Robles, this stop is also right next an art studio, Studios on the Park. It’s definitely worth a stop when you’re in wine country!

Address: 1144 Pine St, Paso Robles
Phone: (805) 369-2444
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Cane Tiki Room


Enjoy a tiki oasis located in the heart of downtown Paso Robles. Escape from the day-to-day hustle and bustle of your world. Take your pick of some of the best tropical rum cocktails. Cheers!

Address: 1122 Pine St, Paso Robles
Phone: (805) 238-7070
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Calwise Spirits Co.


Enjoy small-batch spirits made on-site at their distillery in your next cocktail. Every spirit they offer is made by hand here in Paso Robles with local ingredients and dedication to craftsmanship.

Address: 3340 Ramada Dr suite b, Paso Robles
Phone: (805) 369-2662
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Central Coast Distillery


Located in the heart of downtown Atascadero, just a few minutes away from Paso Robles is the Central Coast Distillery. They take a culinary approach to the making of their spirits and cocktails sourcing through local farmers, ranchers, and beekeepers.  

Address: 5804 Traffic Way, Atascadero
Phone: (805) 901-6094
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Explore Cocktails All Over The Central Coast


Ready to try out a few cocktail places for yourself? No matter where you want to go from San Luis Obispo to Paso Robles, or beyond, our team is here to help! We offer a wide variety of vehicles that can accommodate groups of any size. Email Info@SLOSafeRide.com, or fill out the form below for a free transportation quote. 

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