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The Conservatory

1 Miramontes Point Road, The Ritz Carlton, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
+1 650-712-7000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1 Miramontes Point Road, The Ritz Carlton, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay Hotel. This restaurant in the hotel serves average food and is definitely overpriced for the quality. If you want casual lunch fare, walk less than one block to Mulligans Restaurant at the Golf Clubhouse. I ordered the...More

Thank Deborah G
Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Deborah G, Thank you for being our guest at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. Although we are so pleased to hear that you had a memorable stay with us including our beautiful ocean views, we were disappointed to learn that you were not satisfied...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well......we Coastsiders know that if you want to dine in the area of the Ritz Carlton you go to Mullins. The food is good and the drinks are priced reasonably. But Mullins was closed for an event. Since we were there and my girlfriend wanted...More

Thank Marfak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to bar to get a drink to take up to the room (we are staying at the Ritz). Decent Rye selection, so asked the bartender if he had the bitters to make a Sazarac. To his credit, he said he only had Angostura. So...More

Thank Justin H
Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Justin H, Thank you for taking the time to provide us your important feedback and for being our guest at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. We are very sorry to hear that your experience at our bar did not meet your expectations and we...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017

the food and service were excellent. the restaurant also enjoys great views over the bay from the restaurant. there was a $30 for parking which is a little extravagant. Also the staff at the hotel entrance told us originally that we were not able to...More

Thank cgab2013
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The presentation of the food was nice except the food quality was less than expected. The braised short ribs I ordered was chewy and stringy. The preparation of the salad my wife ordered was drenched in salad dressing. She took 2 to 3 bites and...More

Thank ronniea525
Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Dear Ronniea525, Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your dining experience at The Conservatory. While we were pleased to hear that you enjoyed our presentations, our duck confit and clam soup, we were very sorry to hear that you did...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a beautiful view, but don't make the trip, if you are not willing to pay a ridiculous amount for parking.More

Thank Julia2202
Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Dear Julia2202, Thank you for providing us your important feedback on your experience at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. While we were pleased to learn that you enjoyed our views, we were very disappointed to hear that you were dissatisfied with our parking rates. We...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here while we stayed. This is the more casual restaurant on the Ritz Carlton property. At the same time I do not want to take away the fact that IMHO it is the better restaurant compared to Navio for dinner. The food is...More

1  Thank Ralph R
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have been eating here for the past 15 years and have found the restaurant to be a lively and buzzy place for a casual dinner. The food is beautifully cooked and presented and the menu promises a local farm-to-fork concept. Positives: Location, view, husband...More

Thank CaliLondonFoodie
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful greenery and views. Wonderful cocktails and food. Great desserts -- the basket of cookies was my favorite.

Thank Travelingbear1000
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We had chowder, salad and pasta for lunch while we waited for check-in. We said we would share and dishes were served in two halved portions, which was very convenient for us. Everything was pretty good, but chowder was not hot enough. Fettucini with eggplant...More

Thank eunhwan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 50
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Miramontes Point Road, The Ritz Carlton, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
    (Highway 1)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-712-7000
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