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Half Moon Bay Brewing Company

390 Capistrano Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-4061
+1 650-728-2739
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (66 reviews)
“sampler” (14 reviews)
“crab roll” (9 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
390 Capistrano Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-4061
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1 - 10 of 717 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good fish taco plate--got the half plate and it was perfect size. Kids were happy with their fries and grilled cheese and were entertained next to the fish tank. Pretty view. Sampled 2 beers that were tasty.

Thank Meg B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has been a closely kept secret for a while and now everybody who searches for a quaint place to go can't miss this place. Situated along Half Moon Bay those who are in search of cozying up to outdoor fire pit or to sit...More

Thank boeing757500
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Half moon bay brewing company is a great place to visit, especially on a Friday or Saturday night. Go for dinner. Have a glass of brewers on site beer. Wine and prosecco is also available. And then dance dance dance!!! Music starts at 7 and...More

Thank AnnetteLH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I rsrely submit negative reviews. This food was pricey and awful. The clam chowder was overly thickened with flour; one person in my party refused to eat it after two bites. The fish tacos were mushy and tasteless. The coffee wad good. Plus the dinig...More

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great find in Half Moon Bay Area. Friendly staff and great beer. I had the Saison Sandwich (6.4%) pint which was full of flavour. My friend had the Calf-eine Coffee Milk Stout (7.3%). Think a little lighter than Guinness, but a smooth coffee taste. Feasted...More

Thank DWS74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friday night, live music. Their chowder is amazing and we also had their homemade hummus, delicious. Hamburger is also amazing. Great stop in Half moon Bay. Live music was great and they have awesome fire pits on their outside patio. Thumbs up on this place!!!

Thank mayamrsG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

really good jalapeno margarita! fish and chips were good not the best or worst . overall satisfied with the food and drinks . Expect long wait if you have a big group.

Thank 755viviannam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relax on the outdoor patio (space heaters) and enjoy some coastal pub food while watching the marina. Dog friendly on the patio.

Thank clf1967
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We came to taste what we hoped would be some great local beer. Arrived to a very busy area, but were lucky enough to get a parking spot in their lot. The place looks like a restaurant and not a brewery or brew pub at...More

Thank bbbob84
Reviewed 10 February 2018

It was a beautiful day. The patio was full so we ate inside. We had a bowl of Clam Chowder. It was wonderful. There was no grit in any of it. The flavor was tasty. The service was good. Jessica was very attentive. I had...More

Thank Judy B
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Questions & Answers
11 January 2018|
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Response from PadoukDesign | Reviewed this property |
It may be best to contact them directly. There is no real winter in this area, however. Number: +1 650-728-2739 There is also a contact form on their website.
24 May 2015|
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Response from Margrau | Reviewed this property |
There is a hotel next to it, but I can't recall its name. We visited twice but stayed in Pacifica.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 Capistrano Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-4061
    (Hwy. 1)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-728-2739
Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is a warm oceanfront restaurant and brew pub at Pillar Point Harbor in Princeton-by-the-Sea Calif., four miles north of Half Moon Bay and 30 miles south of San Francisco.
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