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Food scene in San Benito County

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“The #1 place in San Juan Bautista to eat! Excellent and authentic Mexican food w/GINORMOUS portions. I personally recommend getting 1 order of the chicken nachos - with 2 or more plates to split it. You'll all still go home full! And happy too if you wash it down with a margarita . . . ;-)”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“They say it's the crown jewel of Hollister, California. This farm-to-table eatery features a wide array of fish, meats and pizzas. With live music and a dance floor. A great location for a relaxing meal with friends and family. The Grove is also a kid-friendly place. If you're looking for a romantic and perfect ambiance this is the place.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Food & Drink Shop
“Our local Windmill Market is a perfect spot to pick up some fresh sandwiches (made to order!) bakery items, snacks, beer or wine. Staff is super friendly and prices are reasonable. You can assemble a gourmet picnic and bring it to the tent to enjoy as you watch the sun set on our deck, by the fire. It's heaven!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Local coffee shop that makes a mean cuppa joe. Great coffees, they grind there own beans right inside the shop, and they have one of the nicer patios in town. Relax, sip your latte, and grab a book from the book swap outside!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great local spot for delicious Indian food. Favorite dish: palak paneer and mushroom matar.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great food and drinks with great service. Soda, wine, beer, burgers, grilled meats, fries and salads.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you are out and about stop by this great restaurant for a quick beer and delicious food. Lovely outdoor patio that looks to a fun park (so bring you dog for some quick ball throwing!). ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Cafe
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  • 2 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Hard to beat a great burger, fries and a coke - old school glass bottle and all! Prices are a bit steep here, but at least the burgers are worth it.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Locals hang out here - great bar and restaurant with an ambiance of a simpler and slower paced time. Very cool , local spot to check out - order the Skirt Steak...best I've ever had!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Diner
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  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
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