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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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“brunch” (30 reviews)
“sliders” (28 reviews)
“crab cakes” (31 reviews)
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140 Beach Way, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9737
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Within a short walk from the Seal Cove Inn, the Moss Beach Distillery offers an excellent menu, prepared well, along with a fun history about the mysterious Blue Lady ghost as well as well as bootlegging during Prohibition times. The ample portion of the crispy...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alan F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and ambiance. This building has a great history dating back to the early 20th century. Whales could be seen spouting and breaching offshore. You have to drive a couple of blocks off the highway, but its worth it. It is a local favorite....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Inspire820615
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to take a drive down the coast and try the Moss Beach Distillery Restaurant for my birthday. We were welcomed and seated by a window overlooking the Pacific Ocean right away. I ordered a Cesar Salad and Nell had French Onion Soup. The soup...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kip L
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We were staying at the Seal Cove Inn up the road (highly recommended) and walked to this restaurant for dinner. What a view! The dining room was packed but they did honor our request for a window seat. I had the Beet and Mandarin Salad...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BLBTraveler
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Just wanted to give this place a shout out because it is a very good solo dining experience but both from my prior experience and those of other women I know, this is the best and most romantic experience we’ve ever had. So guys, if...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 19 October 2018

My wife and I joined another couple for a late lunch at the Moss Beach Distillery in early October 2018. Our food, drinks, and customer service were very good. It is a scenic ocean front restaurant with an interesting history dating back to the 1920s....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

First time there with a cousin! Salmon Entree was delicious and the crab cakes were so yummy. The sunset outside our window was gorgeous!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Have been several times before and continue to come back. Celebrated our 16th wedding anniversary on a Thursday evening having dinner and drinks. The restaurant was not crowded at all. The server was wonderful along with the food and drinks. The server thought my wife...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Steve G
Reviewed 26 September 2018

A lovely quaint restaurant with great food and good service. Make sure you read the pamphlet on the history of this place - it's a very interesting read. We ended up sitting at the "haunted table" and had a great view. Didn't see of feel...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HypnoWarrior
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Four of us ate on the patio, dog friendly, overlooking the Pacific. Great food and service! I loved the nachos!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Daphnepf
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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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
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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