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Yankee Pier

3593 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
+1 925-283-4100
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (26 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3593 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat at the bar and had a few wines and a few happy-hour food selections. Started with mussels and calms - very good. Fish tacos was our favorite. Fish sliders were good too [need to go lighter on the tartar sauce]. From our seats...More

Thank Morgan2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yankee Pier in Lafayette is a simple unassuming restaurant with some of the finest and freshest seafood in the East Bay of SF. The veggies simply grill exude freshness. The salmon and door are 2 of my favorites but same room for the dessert. The...More

Thank raulad2016
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Yankee Pier has consistently served delicious seafood of all varieties. I have been there several times. Food quality is always top notch each visit. Service is appropriate and the servers have always been friendly and attentive. Last visit I tried the Blackened Pacific Rockfish. A...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 8 February 2018

This is a really nice seafood restaurant in Lafayette. They always have a good variety of fresh fish and shellfish. The place is bright and cheerful and they have a nice area outside to sit when the weather is nice. I have had the fish...More

Thank Maria O
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The lobster roll is definitely the best thing here. But the rest of the menu is quite good. I would rather come here than the Walnut Creek yacht club any day of the week. And they have that butterscotch pudding from Lark Creek that has...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have not been back for a long while. We decided to go for the happy hour. After these many years the restaurant was still very good. The happy hour menu was very nice and there were many choices. I liked the...More

Thank Carole-688
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Saturday night family of 3 dinner after not having been here for 5 years. The past memory was so-so, good but not "must-come-back-soon." However we were all pleasantly surprised by the very tasty dinner tonight, including savory mussels appetizer in tomato and sausage sauce. Entrees...More

Thank DeGStbsnonestdsptndm
Reviewed 2 September 2017

It had been a while since eating here so we thought it was worth another try. We are cured and don't need to return. Most glasses of wine are more than $10, and for less than stellar choices. The oyster list has a nice selection...More

Thank Randall B
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This was a repeat visit and as before, we were not disappointed. Wife loved the oysters and, having had a larger mid-day meals and not real hungry, the beer battered shrimp and chips filled the bill nicely. Good wine selection. And a free parking lot...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Service is great! It is pricey though!! But worth it!!! It is a great place to go with friends! You never feel rushed!

Thank Finnie22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3593 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
    (Lafayette Circle)
  • Public Transportation: Block and a half from the Lafayette BART station.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-283-4100
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