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Moss Beach Distillery Restaurant

140 Beach Way, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9737
+1 650-728-5595
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
140 Beach Way, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9737
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a really good lunch after too much fast food and found this spot which was near where we were staying in Pacifica. It was relatively quiet, with a few other diners inside and we were quickly catered with menus and a...More

Thank Dungdeane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As part of our visit to the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve......we planned and walked thru the reserve, along the bluffs, over to the Distillery. It was a blustery windy cool day....showers came and left, blue skies came and left. We walked down to sit on their...More

Thank kh57ca
Reviewed 13 March 2018

It's all about the clam chowder, we made the day out of it and drove over just for the clam chowder, okay and the view. This is a historical building and there is a story that goes with it, you get to read about it...More

Thank Roxy D
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The Moss Beach Distillery is greatbfir dinner in the restaurant area upstairs but for the more adventurous there is the outside patio overlooking the Pacific Ocean with breathtaking views. It can get pretty cold out there but there is an abundance of heavy blankets available...More

Thank AnnetteLH
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Situated in a spot that's perfect for enjoying a sunset, with a wraparound patio when the weathe permits. We were there during a "cold snap" (52 degrees) but enjoyed some well prepared food, excellent service, and a well stocked bar. Even some live jazz. Menu...More

Thank reinhartr2018
Reviewed 22 January 2018

On the suggestion by a friend we went here. Great food and a nice brunch. The view is wonderful, too. We had the salmon benedict. It hit the spot. Definitely make reservations.

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We check out the Moss Beach Distillery mostly because they are dog friendly and have a view. The view was nice but they have a lot of shrubs along the edge of the patio railing which takes away a lot of the view. I think...More

Thank Lynn5065
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I love the place as it has a great fireplace by the beach and is worth it a stop for sure. The food isnt cheap but they have good sea food (mostly fried).

Thank tmuc
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We would never had known about it without a local pointing it out. Use your GPS to navigate. Plenty of parking. We were there for lunch and arrived at 11:30 and just beat the rush. The place has a great deal of capacity if the...More

Thank Pixelpanderer
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Like a lot of restaurants set with beautiful views, the Moss Beach Distillery gets away with just ok food and service. We were there on a beautiful, sunny day in late December, with crowds filling the tables on the outdoor deck, many -- like ourselves...More

Thank MBA60302
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Beach Way, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9737
    (Ocean Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Moss Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 650-728-5595
  • E-mail
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