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Moss Beach Distillery Restaurant

140 Beach Way, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9737
+1 650-728-5595
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“sliders” (29 reviews)
“crab cakes” (28 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
140 Beach Way, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9737
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1 - 10 of 445 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stopped here on our way to Carmel. Lovely location with great views and an interesting history beware of the blue lady. it would appear that many celebs frequent this place. Food was good as was the service

Thank humerous60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is a bit off the main road and we got there by chance. Never expected that kind of quality and service! The food is great and the view is magnificent. The weather was not good - cold and rainy, but even in these...More

Thank 1NatalieNewYork
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't miss this place. You will understand why when you get there! It is so beautiful with a ton of tables with views.

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had really delicious food. The service was very good. The views and beautiful. The tiered outdoor area has great seating .

Thank Susan_Gulfport
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We ducked in here to share a quick lunch after walking the trails of the preserve nearby. This spot has a nice view and an outdoor (very casual, dog-friendly) patio. We chose to eat inside, and are happy we did. Our waitress was fast and...More

Thank NinaTrav
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here, I had the new England Chowder and my wife had the soup of the day, both served with bread and a couple of ice cold beers. All in all a great time overlooking the beach. Staff as usual in the states, all...More

Thank Deano1957
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The food was good and so was the service but we were disappointed that they no longer make and drinks or their own. We went there ready to taste.

Thank Lrigsby
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Having been there for the first time in 2o years, I have to say I was a bit disappointed. After reading that had been voted "Best Seafood Restaurant" 3 years running, "Best Waterfront Dining" and "Best Romantic Restaurant", I honestly expected more. For example, I...More

Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The restaurant felt like a local spot not a tourist destination. Our food was yummy and the best part was that it came out HOT......not very often do you get the food out hot because it usually sits waiting to be delivered. The view was...More

Thank Dseeger
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The restaurant sits on a cliff over a dramatic Pacific cove, truly breathtaking. Fish tacos, fried oysters were mediocre. I barely touched the oysters. The salmon flatbread was better and the rolls were good. Friendly service but the kids need where no one inquires why...More

Thank SheriSR
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Beach Way, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9737
    (Ocean Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Moss Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 650-728-5595
  • E-mail
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