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Nick's Rockaway

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
100 Rockaway Beach Ave, Pacifica, CA 94044-3222
+1 650-359-3900
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“club sandwich” (148 reviews)
“crab” (55 reviews)
“eggplant fries” (22 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
100 Rockaway Beach Ave, Pacifica, CA 94044-3222
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Every trip to Pacifica requires several visits to Nick's! The parking lot sits above the roaring Pacific Ocean which sets the tone for this well-established restaurant. We love the Dungeness crab cocktail - it's fresh tasting and a generous portion. The garlic bread is unusually...More

Thank HealerTraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed at a hotel near Nick's. We went Friday and had there crab sandwich which was excellent but the thing that amazed me was the live music. they play to an older crowd and boy the best come out of these senor dancers. the dance...More

Thank Roy471
Reviewed 5 days ago

Best place on the coast. Consistently excellent food and great customer service.outstanding view of the ocean while you dine.

Thank Gina N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice casual restaurant with a great view of the ocean. I have tried different meals on their menu and they are all pretty good, but I usually get the crab sandwich. It is one of the best sandwiches I've ever had! I order it with...More

Thank elstark11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Nick’s when we spent a weekend by the beach. The place is certainly dated and I think that’s some of the charm to it. It’s old and battered but you can tell it has a long history. We ordered the crab sandwich...More

Thank michpadams
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is a great place to have excellent views ,great food with good service in a friendly family atmosphere. Check it out and judge for yourself.

Thank garya432
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nicks has some of the best views around of the Pacific, however the service, quality of food, and prices are severely out of sync.

Thank CRMaverick88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the Chicken Breast Salad It was very good The salad was big enough for two of us to share It could have had a bit mor chicken added but the flavor was nice. We will order again when we go.

Thank Sel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here on our way to Monterey for a late breakfast/early lunch. Immediately seated although the place was full. Service was attentive and menu order flexible to our requirements. Food was a good quality and reasonably priced too. Would recommend.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

The three of us had a late lunch here. We waited in the bar for a booth by the window. Bar has a nice big bar, dance floor and stage for live bands at night. Three crab sandwich is large enough to share, maybe with...More

Thank Gonnahavefun4eva
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Angie P
17 July 2017|
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Response from OC-RaiderFan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed this, but is totally a family place with lots of seating.
13 June 2016|
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Response from vintagegrom | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. We didn't split the check.
4 October 2015|
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Response from Matthew P | Reviewed this property |
In continuous business since 1927, according to their advertisements. However, the business has been significantly expanded and modenized over a long period of years.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Rockaway Beach Ave, Pacifica, CA 94044-3222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pacifica
  • Phone Number: +1 650-359-3900
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