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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Seafood Restaurant
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“Classic seafood house known for clam chowder, lobster rolls & patio dining overlooking the Pacific.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Bar
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“20 minutes south in Half Moon Bay. Our favorite Italian. Michelin Guide. Fresh ingredients, homemade pasta...simply a good meal. Lovely garden patio, make reservations. $$-$$$$”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
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“Inventive pizzas, a full bar & a Tuscan-style courtyard add to a vibrant scene at this Italian spot.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The Miramar Beach Restaurant is within easy walking distance and has music. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bar
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“Causal relaxed saloon type bar with large selection of beer on tap. Go next door to Deli for the best sandwiches in town.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Café
“Rustic bar & restaurant with burgers, milkshakes, craft coffee, draft beer & a tranquil beer garden.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“We've never had a bad experience here - excellent sushi, drinks, and ambiance.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Really good food, almost everything can be made vegan! Moles, enchiladas, homemade soups, salads and fish, yummy! Order at the counter and go find a seat - I love sitting at the high bar overlooking the sidewalk....or sitting in the private and sunny back patio. A treasure in our little town.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Comfy nook offering familiar Thai dishes, plus several veggie items in a relaxed atmosphere.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great place for lunch! A former chef, Dad who bought a caboose and turned it into a restaurant! ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Famed fish tacos lead the lineup at this Californian seafood specialist in a tropics-themed space.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Pick up some Super Burritos before heading to the beach! It's very reasonable and always tasty.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Italian fare & cocktails presented in a relaxed, warm environment with weekend live music & a patio.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Hidden gem of Half Moon Bay--local microbrewery that has somehow stayed a local secret.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“House-ground spices & local ingredients go into the traditional Nepalese cooking at this cozy spot.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
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“Nondescript shopping-center cafe offering espresso drinks, pastries & American breakfast standards.”
  • 3 locals recommend