Pismo Beach is a great place to be when hunger strikes because there are dozens of amazing restaurants to explore in this southern California coastal town. Once known as the Clam Capital of the World, Pismo Beach is a great spot to enjoy clam chowder and a host of other fresh-catch options at several popular seafood restaurants. Some even have amazing beach views for you to enjoy while you dine. With its proximity to the Mexican border, this charming small town is also home to some renowned Mexican restaurants that feature authentic cultural cuisine. From pizza and Italian food to café-style sandwiches, Japanese food, steaks and more available to choose from, you will love dining out in Pismo Beach.