Where to Eat in Lompoc, CA
When in Lompoc, dine as the Lompocans dine! Lompoc is home to some of the best restaurants on California’s Central Coast. The local food scene offers a wide variety of cuisines, and accommodates all budgets. Whether you’re hankering for some quick tacos or the perfect cut to pair with your Cab, Lompoc, CA is the place to be.
Our Favorite Lompoc Restaurants
Here is an insider list to our favorite spots in town. Hungry? Let's dig in.
Best Burger Joint: Eddie's Grill
1325 North H Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
.3 miles from the hotel
This cozy grill serves up a variety of fun and creative burger options. Enjoy a perfect char on the Hawaiian Burger, the Bacon Loaded Burger, or our favorite, the Santa Barbara Burger: served with bacon, avocado, cheddar, and Thousand Island.
Pro Tip: Get the onion rings.
Best Place to Get a Seriously Meaty Pizza: Wild West Pizza and Grill
1137 North H Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
489 feet from the hotel
This place will satisfy even the most carnivorous cowboys! The Western-themed parlor slings thick-crust pizza mounded with pulled pork, bacon, meatballs, ground beef, sausage, and fried chicken. Don’t miss out on their famous jalapeño popper pizza!
Local Tip: Go for dessert. These guys serve a mean Nutella Pizza.
Best Place for Home-Style Italian Cooking: La Botte Italian Restaurant
812 North H Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
.4 miles from the hotel
Mama Caterina puts the love and care of Sunday Dinner into every plate she serves. Try the Gnocchi Bolognese with Nick's famous home-made meat sauce, or treat yourself to Mama's 15 oz. ribeye steak.
Best Place for Charcuterie and Cheese: Central Coast Specialty Foods
115 East College Avenue, Lompoc, CA 93436
.7 miles from the hotel
From imported Italian salumi to locally produced cheeses, Central Coast Specialty Foods has been carefully sourcing the world's finest provisions for over thirty years. Pop in for lunch for handmade sandwiches, salads, and paninis.
Local Tip: Order pastrami.
Best Place for a Slice of Coconut Cream Pie: Sissy's Uptown Cafe
112 South I Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
1.3 miles from the hotel
Sissy's serves up some of the best lunch in Lompoc. Their fresh-made sandwiches and salads keep us coming back. But their legendary pies are the stuff of dreams.
Best Mexican Food: Floriano's Mexican Food
319 East Ocean Avenue, Lompoc, CA 93436
1.4 miles from the hotel
Doubling as a butcher shop, Floriano's specializes in mouth-watering Mexican barbecue. Stop in for a Prime Rib BBQ Burrito or their BBQ Tri-tip Torta. If you really want to splurge, add an order of asada fries.
Local Tip: Get a piping hot bowl of pozole on Sunday morning. You won't regret it.
Best Local Brewpub: Solvang Brewing Company
234 North H Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
1.3 miles from the hotel
Lompoc's Hoptions Taproom and Eatery delivers exactly what you expect from Solvang Brewing Company: clean, refreshing, hoppy beers, hearty portions of homemade comfort food, and phenomenal brewery tours.
Pro Tip: Drink the Odin Oatmeal Stout.
Best Place for an Upscale Night Out: D'Vine Wine Bar and Bistro
107 West Ocean Avenue, Lompoc, CA 93436
1.3 miles from the hotel
D'Vine pairs Lompoc's best wines with delicious shared plates. Treat yourself to their famous grilled artichoke, and don't miss out on the panini of the day. Stick around for great live entertainment and another glass of the Central Coast's finest.
Best Place for a Hearty Breakfast: American Host Restaurant
113 North I Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
1.2 miles from the hotel
This is Lompoc's go-to spot for old-school, American breakfast. Regulars love their fluffy omelets, blueberry pancakes, and corned beef hash, but first-timers should not miss out on their legendary biscuits and gravy.
Local Tip: The patio is pet friendly!
Did you know that the Central Coast is also a haven for smoky, meaty deliciousness? Central Coast tri-tip barbecue stands as one of the nation’s tastiest and most underrated forms of regional bbq. Seasoned aggressively and cooked to perfection, our local barbecue scene delivers beefy goodness on par with Austin, Memphis, Kansas City, and beyond! Take a look at our tri-tip guide to learn more about the region’s premier places to indulge in the flavors of tri-tip bbq!
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