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Gourmet au Bay- MOVED


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


US$8 - US$75
Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Red Wave
3 different 3-oz pours of red wine
White Wave
3 different 3-oz pours of white wine
Glass of White Wine
6 oz pour
Glass of Red Wine
6​ oz pour
Draft Beer
Bottled Beer
Cheese Board
Daily selection of local cow, goat and sheeps cheeses, fire roasted onion jam, crackers
Arugula Salad (seasonal)
Shaved fennel, toasted nuts, citrus honey vinaigrette, ricotta salata
Baked Cheese
Seasonal​ compote, wood oven toasted bread
Wood Roasted Mussels
Provencal style, toasted fennel butter, baguette
Wood Fired Gulf Prawns
With grits, chili esplette and lime butter
Soup du Jour
Chef’s daily creation
Oysters oreganata, spinach pesto, fontina
Gorgonzola dolce, red and green grapes
Fresh​ mozzarella curd, basil (additional toppings extra)
Spicy​ local lamb sausage, highway one fontina, dry cured olives, charred onion, fresh oregano
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We don't normally eat lunch in the same place twice on a visit to Bodega Bay, but this time we did. The new owner, Brian, was so warm and welcoming, and we loved his menu changes, so we went again. This time we had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Marcia G
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit here and the wine was good but thought $16 for a 3 glass tasting was too high. The people working there were nice and it seemed like a lot of locals stopped in. We bought a reasonably priced bottle to go...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank BethRossi
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We come to Bodega Bay every year and used to love stopping by Gourmet Au Bay for a wine tasting or buy some local wine. The view was gorgeous but seating and parking limited. The new location had an amazing food menu, ample parking, plenty...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank 295kerryq
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This turned out to be the treat of our trip. Great place with good unpretentious food. Incredible wine list. Fair prices. Very friendly staff that made us feel very comfortable. Try the flatbreads because they are different but are great. The cheese plates go well...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Hicks3456
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great place for a meal after sailing with Rich. The lamb flatbread was excellent. The small plate Arugula salad was big enough for two to share.

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank harald h
Reviewed 27 June 2016

If your main idea is for wine tasting, this 'wine surf' bar may be perfect for you. Do not mistake it for a place for a meal, even if the employees present that they do offer food an encourage you wholeheartedly to stay. The food...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Marinlocal
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Only one week into a new site and two words describe our experience, yum yum! Wonderful treats like baked Brie with croutons. The wine was smooth as silk and the service was as good as any 5 star restaurant. Lovely way to spend an afternoon.

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank Gramzca
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

As a local we love Gourmet Au Bay , the owners, Sissy & Bob are great people. A place you must go to when in Bodega Bay. The new location has a wood burning pizza oven. The flat bread, prawns, & soup are all wonderful....More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Kris F
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

The service is friendly and helpful. We enjoyed good wine and very tasty appetizers. We would definitely come again.

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank Tuliptiptoes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Loved this place. Friendly. Fun. Great cheese platter.relaxing to look at bay over great service, great wine!

Date of visit: November 2015
1  Thank SunsetGrace
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