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Foremost Wine Company

570 Higuera St. (Nipomo St.) Send to Phone
Stylish San Luis Obispo spot for small plates, special occasions or simply a glass of wine with friends.

Dinner Tues.-Sat., Brunch Sun.

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Foremost Wine Company Restaurant Review

: This inviting downtown restaurant’s cuisine has inventive touches thanks to its chef, Julie Simon. Sourcing products from local purveyors, Simon may offer miso-glazed black cod with grilled summer vegetables; coffee-braised short ribs; and a spot-on croque madame (no surprise given her French heritage). For dessert, try the flourless chocolate cake with macerated seasonal fruit. While focused on local labels, the wine list extends nicely to the rest of the globe, and there’s a good lineup of beers and ciders as well. Several seating options are available: the main dining area, a front lounge, the wine bar and the burrata bar. Expanding the place’s appeal is Sunday brunch, a daily happy hour and a stand at San Luis Obispo’s Thursday night farmers market.


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