Novo Restaurant and Lounge

Worldwide Flavors, Creekside Ambiance.

  • About
  • Press & Accolades
  • About
    An iconic dining experience in the heart of downtown San Luis Obispo - where global cuisine is met with hand-selected craft beverages and a beautiful atmosphere. Located in the old Cigar Factory Building perched on the San Luis Creek, Novo's location is second only to its locally-sourced, wholesome, and globally-inspired fare. Whether you join us on our creekside patio, in our intimate bar and lounge, or our downstairs cellar, Novo welcomes you!
  • Press & Accolades
  • Press

    • May 2018 | BEST OF SLO COUNTY: Best Place for a First Date for 6 consecutive years
    • Dec 2017 | Best of SLO County: Best San Luis Obispo Restaurant for 8 consecutive years
    • May 2016 | BEST OF SLO COUNTY: Best Outdoor Dining for 12 consecutive years
    • May 2015 | BEST OF SLO COUNTY: BEST RESTAURANT PERIOD for 7 years
    • Sep 2014 | Wine Enthusiast’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants in America 2014