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Bodega Bay Oyster Company

12830 Valley Ford Rd, Petaluma, CA 94952-9763
+1 707-876-3010
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“oysters” (11 reviews)
“shellfish” (2 reviews)
“roadside stop” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
12830 Valley Ford Rd, Petaluma, CA 94952-9763
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We purchased a dozen oysters, medium size, at 2:46 p.m., Oct. 15 and only five were any good. We put them on the grill and seven did not pop or open and we threw them away. The other oysters we ate sickened both of us....More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

In the road from Peteluma to Bodega Bay I discovered this business which sells fresh oysters and other shellfish. A dozen medium cost $16. They were fresh! The flavor excellent. There are park tables to use. The oysters come from Tomales Bay. The so called...More

Thank Erikjd1346
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Stopped by here in the morning. Everyone super nice. Grabbed a bag of oysters like 65 for 50 bucks or something along those lines... All the oysters were good and filtered out well.. Bought a shucking knife as well and cruise down to the beach...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Great place for seafood chowder made to your choice. Good selection of alcoholic beverages available. Oysters aplenty here. Small seafood case shows salmon and other local fish caught here and how it can be prepared. Mostly a takeaway operation. Cute mural shows the region surrounding...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is my mandatory stop when I go to Bodega Bay to fly my kites. Their oysters are fresh and delicious! I bring them home to enjoy, they do not have shucking service or restaurant there only the oysters at a great price!

Thank 201angeliquec
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Blink and you will miss this roadside pitstop for... oysters. Thats it. Bottled beer and a few wines by the glass, but if you're hankering for just-out-of-the-sea kumamoto, mirages, or whatever is freshest, do stop here. Paper napkins, plastic forks, and bus your own basket,...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

low key side of the road welcome hangout surprise on our trip. knocking out some local oysters with a beer for a light lunch out in the country a few miles from the shoreline was total fun. loved it.

Thank izymassage
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Saturday afternoon to get some oysters, but with only one person behind the counter she informed us they will only do take always and no shucking. Was disappointed so ended up just walking away since no tools would be provided even if you...More

Thank babyoscar530
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic roadside stop for delicious oysters! Two lovely young ladies behind the counter took our order and commenced shucking. In no time we we in oyster heaven. Served with a variety of condiments like Tabasco and cocktail sauce but the best was their red wine...More

Thank napasyrah
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Whether you buy them to take home, or to eat there, the oysters are fresh and plentiful. If the grills fired up outside, you can get them barbecued (pick a style or choose from an array of sauces available at the grill). Seating inside is...More

Thank Jim M
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  • Address: 12830 Valley Ford Rd, Petaluma, CA 94952-9763
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Petaluma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-876-3010
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