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Sailor Jack's

123 1st St, Benicia, CA 94510-3203
+1 707-746-8500
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
123 1st St, Benicia, CA 94510-3203
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sailor Jacks has a great location on the water at the First St. Pier. It's the best seafood upscale restaurant in Benicia. Upstairs is where the bar, tv's and the best view of the carquinez straights are. Bring your wallet but it's well worth it....More

Thank toohuge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Sailor Jacks again, and was disappointed. 3rd time in a row. I waited to review in case something was "off". Unfortunately, this was not the case. I will start out by saying, the service and servers were great, I would give them a 5...More

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting family who couldn't eat out, they were very accommodating and quick. Fish and garlic chips was the tops!

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a reservation and they didn't have it when we arrived. Ignored us for close to a half an hour.... so we left... Bad attitude for a place that is supposed to make you feel welcome and serve you for all the $ you...More

1  Thank abigailrudner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant on a quiet Sunday afternoon (July 2) and we were impressed with the warm and caring service from Andrea. We had intended to sit on the patio to enjoy the beautiful weather but it was too windy and Andrea suggested first hand...More

Thank DaffodilBlush
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Sailor Jack's has the best views of the bay, especially at sunset. Food is consistently good. For more casual dining, bar service is available.

Thank fran_ward
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I had the 18 oz Lobster tail with the fixins Mmmm, delicious with an excellent selection of wine. inside waterview 2 levels. outside seating is available

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance with wonderful views of the bay. The food was delicious and the staff were very friendly. The area is nice for walks after your meal

Thank Al W
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Went for lunch; was offered bread but it never came so had to ask again. Had to ask over and over for iced tea refills. Large menu with a variety of things. I tried the BLT with the egg, jack cheese & sweet potato fries....More

Thank travelwithpam
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We came here on the recommendation of a friend and found the location very charming, overlooking the water. The food we ordered was good - but the service was not. Our waitress was very unpleasant and set a very bad tone, although we tried very...More

Thank GraceMarieGMC
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57 reviews
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Nearby Attractions
Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
61 reviews
.56 km away
Benicia Public Pier & Beach
25 reviews
.11 km away
Benicia Certified Farmers Market
16 reviews
.47 km away
Benicia Fire Museum
5 reviews
.82 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 1st St, Benicia, CA 94510-3203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Benicia
  • Phone Number: +1 707-746-8500
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