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Old Abalone Pub

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
38921 N Highway 1, Westport, CA 95488-8711
+1 877-964-3688
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, International, Pub
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38921 N Highway 1, Westport, CA 95488-8711
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Had high tea here one Saturday and the food is so pretty I didn't want to eat it. But I did and it was marvelous. The restaurant has a seasonal menu and everything is very well made. Only restaurant in town but it's well worth...More

Thank Kelly1558
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This little place is way off the beaten path but it totally worth your time to go there. Some of the best seafood I had my entire trip. My son had a vegan burger that they make up themselves and he said it was fantastic...More

Thank randyg715
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The staff here (especially Cindy) are amazing and I mean amazing. Super friendly and full of great travel/life stories. The rooms are 1st class (5star standard) and the view matches. Eat, sleep and stay here if you're travelling down the 101 - it's an absolute...More

Thank MrsOC18
Dorine R, Innkeeper at Old Abalone Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thank you so much for your stellar review and mentioning our Staff by name. We really appreciate your feedback and hope to see you and other travelers like you all summer long!! We'll stock up on more stories till then! Cheers!

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Excellent food and friendly staff. We stayed at the Westport Hotel and it was wonderful, clean, restful with great views.

Thank ckinsey2017
Reviewed 18 April 2017

A family of five traveling Easter weekend with plans to visit the pub, arrived at the Abalone right before sunset. Not only did we experience a stunning sunset set but were treated to an exceptional meal. The menu was limited but the food preparation, presentation...More

Thank billcarroll289
Dorine R, Manager at Old Abalone Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for coming twice in a weekend! And for such a stellar review. We all really appreciate guests who take the time to let us know about their experience here. We hope you can make it out to see us again! Happy Spring!

Reviewed 11 March 2017

We were staying at the Westport Hotel and took the opportunity to dine at the restaurant, which is within the hotel. The meal the service and ambiance were all excellent. There was a good selection of meals and wines all quite reasonably priced. The food...More

Thank CocoTampa123
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food and charming staff! We ordered the fish and chips which are locally caught and made with an in-house batter with local beer, and also the barbecue chicken with pan roasted vegetables and garlic mashed potatoes. SO yummy. The seasonal strawberry rhubarb cobbler...More

Thank Bairdsquared16
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We have been traveling now for 9 weeks straight and eaten at many places. This was probably one of the top, if not THE BEST, meal we have had. The food was fresh and fantastic and the two women working in the restaurant were so...More

Thank Susan S
Dorine R, Manager at Old Abalone Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Thank you so much for your impressive and KIND review. We hope you can come through Westport and see us again!!

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

What more can I say. Food is prepared with love. I had Saturday high tea, dinner and breakfast in this place, in that order. Had the fish tacos with watermelon salad. Quite lovely. The tea was delightful. All the food was amazing. Only wish there...More

Thank Kelly1558
Dorine R, Manager at Old Abalone Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review us Kelly. We really appreciate your praise and appreciation for Tea and Dinner. We hope you can make visiting again a reality too!

Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Okay, so perhaps it's the only restaurant in Westport, but still. By the quality of its food, this is a more a restaurant than a pub, but the spirit here certainly pub-like. It's a super friendly place, the kind of small town spot that you...More

Thank TravelDrone
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 40
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38921 N Highway 1, Westport, CA 95488-8711
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +1 877-964-3688
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Dining, espresso, snacks, beer and wine, Saturday afternoon tea, and weekend entertainment in downtown Westport. Recently renovated featuring unbeatable ocean views. Dining features Chef enticing variety of seasonally inspired appetizers and entrees and Owner Dorine's wonderful cheese cake, and chocolate cake.The Hotel guests enjoy a breakfast of scones, fresh fruit, an egg dish, and coffee or tea. The Old Abalone Pub is open Thursday through Monday 5-9 pm through September 2016. Afternoon tea is served on Saturday from 3pm to 5pm all season.
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