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Walnut Creek Yacht Club

1555 Bonanza St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4523
+1 925-944-3474
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (55 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (24 reviews)
“chowder” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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1555 Bonanza St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4523
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place celebrated 20 years in business in 2017 and we had been going there since day one. Still as good as the first day, Kevin has worked very hard to make sure that all his protein is very fresh, from the oysters to the...More

Thank dartmanbull
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want fresh, well prepared seafood, ambience and service to match, this is the place for you. Full service bar, wine program and draft and bottled beers. Clean, energetic atmosphere, fresh whole grain sourdough bread, and always a special with an ethnic approach. We...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always busy and always good. You can't go wrong here. The staff is friendly and attentive, the seafood fresh and the choices plentiful. This trip I had the clam chowder, which was full of clams with a light creamy broth. I also had the hamburger,...More

Thank legsbell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was expecting a bit more for the price. Don't get me wrong, the food was good but I've been to other places that are similarly priced and the quality is not the same.

Thank pvdime23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

8 managers came together to break bread with the boss and to reflect about our victories and challenges during the past year. We gathered in the separate room next door to the main restaurant which works well with small to medium groups. After Ahi or...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Stopped there for lunch with my wife as we were wandering around and had had a fine dinner there some time ago. We waited for a long time and finally the manager came and took our order. It was for the special of the day,...More

1  Thank saintjack
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Always a reliable choice for great fresh seafood. Even better around the holiday shopping season. Fresh Dungeness crab, great wine pairings and best of all, generous pours. A mandatory stop to recharge during the holidays.

Thank tater2gloves
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Deliciously fresh Dungeness crab served with fries and cole slaw. Good fish and chip and decent oyster selection.

Thank Gamine1949
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This place is full of people who enjoy meals. I admit it. However, it is too loud so I had hard time to communicate with friends.

Thank gina1004
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Happy servers, creative, consistent quality dishes thoughtfully prepped--seafood or other, a place Creekers/relaxers/anyone hangs. Always enjoy WC Yacht Club when particularly pining Seattle. Also laugh every time at the name as yacht clubs mostly park their pirate-y selves proximal to water vs adorable small towns...More

Thank Sarah R
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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
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, 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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