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Bay Bar & Grill

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209 Esplanade, Ste B, Capitola, CA 95010-3380
+1 831-854-2244
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible23%
11 Jun 2017
“Great food, nice view on the patio”
16 May 2017
“Crowded, popular, overlooking beach”
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Bar, Pub, Grill
209 Esplanade, Ste B, Capitola, CA 95010-3380
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

My husband and I had a very nice dinner here. Sat outside, had a nice view. Small patio with heaters, lots of people enjoying themselves.

Thank StilettosEats
Reviewed 16 May 2017

One of several popular bars/eateries on Esplanade St. Most with seating on balcony overlooking beach and ocean.

Thank Rose M
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Great place to grab a some drinks and play a few rounds of pool. Lorenzo always interacts with everyone who walks through the door, he's awesome:)

Thank jc831travel
Reviewed 20 April 2015

We went in for lunch in April 2015. Be aware they might pad your bill.We ordered 1 fish and chips, 1 bread bowl of chowder,2 sodas.When the waitress came to tell us that they were out of bread bowls,i said just bring it in a...More

1  Thank beachgirl60
Reviewed 19 November 2014

We were hungry so decided to stop in and the place was empty around the 4/4:30 time. The waitress was super sweet and helpful. We sat by the window for ocean viewing. We ordered bacon fries, chicken tacos, chicken cheddar burger with and without the...More

1  Thank stixx3
Reviewed 12 November 2014

We stopped here while staying in Capitola. We sat out on the back patio with a great view of the beach. I had the crab cake benedict which was quite delightful...supposed to be topped with mushrooms but had those on the side..that was a smart...More

1  Thank Wojo28
Reviewed 12 June 2014

I can't speak to the food (since I've never eaten here) but I can say that I've visited Capitola several times in the last year or so and I've never had a bad experience here, from staff or other customers. In fact, I find this...More

Thank Shelley B
Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

Right on the water in Capitola, nothing special to look at but it's great that you can look out the back windows into the bay.

Thank RHONNA1221
Reviewed 11 June 2013

I bought a bartender who was not working a shot along with myself. I had 4-5 beers throughout our stay. When I went to pay I had 6 shots and 13 beers on my tab. My friends had their own bill. I went to get...More

1  Thank Anotherfan209
Reviewed 15 September 2012

I usually don't respond to other reviews but I have to... Anyone saying the beach boardwalk in santa cruz is better then bay bar in Capitola doesnt go to the boardwalk much.. Ok to my review: The bay bar is a bar with good pub...More

Thank Sfchick007
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  • Address: 209 Esplanade, Ste B, Capitola, CA 95010-3380
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Capitola
  • Phone Number: +1 831-854-2244
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