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Walnut Creek Yacht Club

1555 Bonanza St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4523
+1 925-944-3474
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (61 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (25 reviews)
“lobster fest” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1555 Bonanza St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4523
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Reviewed yesterday

If you can afford to pay top dollar for seafood, this is a nice place to eat. I think it is better than Scott's Seafood (their main competitor)

Thank J L
Reviewed 2 days ago

We love the yacht club friday night sitting at the bar eating fish tacos, or fish soup, or FISH...its always fun and always fresh.

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This issue treat in downtown as they are consistently on the bullsey I the Preparing of there dishes, combined with excellent service.

Thank Art J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been eating at the WCYC ever since we moved to the area in 1997 - the same year Kevin and Ellen opened the restaurant for business in WC. We have watched the restaurant grow into the mainstay it is today. If you want...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this WC tucked away casual fine dining seafood place. Bartenders are war,. inviting and attentive.

Thank peterallas1
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This place has a lot of fresh fish and different types of seafood. The bar is a very vibrant scene. This is probably the best happy hour restaurant in Walnut Creek, fresh oysters and the burgers are exceptional. The happy hour menu is pretty large...More

Thank dartmanbull
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I am being a bit harsh with my VG rating. The food here rates an excellent, but its pricey. But then again, its Walnut Creek – price goes up. But so does my expectation. The crab cake starter tasted good, but looked like something breaded-and-fried....More

Thank Morgan2010
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We love fish, so why staying in Walnut Creek on business we searched out the highly rated Walnut Creek Yacht Club. Reservations are a must, which we had. We were seated immediately by very friendly and attentive staff. The table was very small and the...More

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I have eaten in a few restaurants in Walnut Creek for business. This is now probably my favourite. The things that I liked the most: - great location - great casual ambiance - great service - reasonably priced - Scrimshaw Pilsner on tap And of...More

Thank Silverwoods
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

For the freshest seafood in the East Bay, this is the spot. Each day the selection of fresh, (really fresh) fish changes. You select from a great variety of preparations. There are also seasonal specialties, like crab and lobster. The oyster bar always has a...More

Thank Marytravelsnow
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Questions & Answers
11 July 2016|
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Response from Tinckus |
Not if one appreciated a tasty fish n chip dish!
14 June 2016|
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Response from Steve I | Reviewed this property |
There is only street parking. The menu was dated so I assume that they change it every day based on the fresh fish available. I think that they had Dungeness crab but the season is very short so check with the restaurant... More
Jeannie F
4 February 2015|
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Response from CAWorldExplorer | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1555 Bonanza St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4523
    (Locust St)
  • Public Transportation: Walnut Creek Bart
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-944-3474
  • E-mail
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