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Spud Point Crab Company

1860 Westshore Road, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
+1 707-875-9472
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab sandwiches” (81 reviews)
“chowder” (275 reviews)
“club sandwich” (226 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
1860 Westshore Road, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've always been a fan of a quality chowder and try to sample whenever I can. I've lived in New England and traveled extensively around Maine and Massachusetts but the Spud Point chowder is by far and away my favorite chowder anywhere. It would be...More

Thank Joshua P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was crowded, but worth the wait. Such a good sandwich! Would have loved the crab cakes, but we were too early. So glad we got this recommendation from the visitor's bureau.

Thank mjn212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent clam chowder, crab salad sandwiches, shrimp cocktails. Usually a line, but definitely worth the wait, actually moves pretty quick.

Thank Wulff R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love seafood so we drove here straight from arriving at the airport. There was a fast moving line and live music sat afternoon. We got clam chowder and 2 crab sandwiches since crabcakes were sold out. Chowder was large and well seasoned. Wish they...More

Thank JeannineH-M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did a side by side clam chowder tasting with Fisherman's Cove next door. Spuds had won the peoples choice award and we could see why. The quality wasn't even close!. Although both had good broth, Spud had that fantastic creamy clam flavor. Cove had...More

Thank MaryCath
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, this place does look like a little hole in the wall - but don't let that fool you. Once you taste the chowder, you will see why this is number one. This was the best Manhattan clam chowder I have ever had. Just the...More

Thank jakoss
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting Bodega Bay to check out a venue and a local person told us we must visit Spud Point Crab Company for the best voted chowder year after year. We were not disappointed. The chowder was amazing and so was the crab sandwich....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped at Spud Point Crab Company for an early dinner mid-week. We went at 4 pm since they close at 5. The line was short but there was a steady stream of customers arriving as we were there. We couldn't get...More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You can pick this place out right away by the line waiting to order food. The line moves quick and the food comes out right away and they have picnic tables for community seating. Crab and shrimp sandwich is very good and their Chowder, both...More

Thank Johnnyc1962
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Opens early in the morning hang out with some of the local fisherman and drink a nice warm bowl of clam chowder. A casual friendly place with a beautiful view of the harbor. A great spot to stop after we morning surf. De Nicholas LYRAS...More

Thank Dean L
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28 March 2017|
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Response from Kathryn W | Reviewed this property |
We took our meal back to the beach with our bottle of wine. Worked out perfect!
24 February 2016|
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Response from Denvergirl80238 | Reviewed this property |
There is no liquor license. It is a fast casual place with outside picnic tables and only serve non-alcoholic beverages. Food is great so don't let the fact they don't serve alcohol stop you!
4 February 2016|
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Response from Jarion M | Reviewed this property |
They're NOT open in the evening. They only have an outdoor venue during the day, rain or shine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1860 Westshore Road, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Bodega Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 707-875-9472
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