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All 24 Bodega Bay Restaurants

The Boat House

1445 N Highway 1, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
707-875-3495
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Ranked #9 of 24 Restaurants in Bodega Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Chicago, IL
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418 reviews 418 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Genuine great BBQ oysters and other seafood prepared to order. A classic seafood shack directly off Hwy 1 in Bodega Bay. The staff is very friendly, and the place itself has a genuine lack of pretense. A must stop when touring the Northern California coastline.

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Sacramento, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is right down the street from out motel the Bodega Harbor Inn. Just as good as it was the first time. This time we tried fish and chips and chowder. Amazing little place with great food.

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Buena Vista, Colorado
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This little place didn't look like much, from the outside but the menu selection was fairly extensive and the quality of the food was exceptionally good. There were six of us in our group and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their meal.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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106 reviews 106 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

If you are driving the coast and need to stop for lunch, the Boathouse is a great place to stop. Have the clam chowder. It is great. The service was friendly and efficent.

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Yuba City, California
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Really, we enjoyed our food and the service was good. The price per plate was a little high for basic fish & chips and calamari & chips, but the flavor of each item was pretty good; it was not too greasy, not too salty. It was a decent meal, but it didn't "WOW" us. We might go back one day,... More

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Auburn, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Not the best I have ever had but after living in Hawaii for 9 years and having fish and chips with Ono, the rock fish is just not as good. The Boat House does an excellent job with the fish they use and the service was excellent.

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California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We were staying in the area and tried the local chowders. We felt like this one was the best that we tried. We would go back.

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San Francisco, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This place doesn't look like much from the outside but the fish and chips are the amongst the best I have had anywhere in the world! The breading is perfect and the fish was so moist and flaky. Would drive way out of my way to have it again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Every time I'm in Bodega Bay I stop buy the Boat House and grab some Fish and Chips they are excellent.

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Newark, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Parking could be better but the food is delicious! I had the fish and chips again and it didn't disappoint this time around! My fiancée had the chowder and some calamari and loved it. Great place. Limited seating and usually a line out the door during peak hours. Not a quick stop by any means but well worth the food.

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Address: 1445 N Highway 1, Bodega Bay, CA 94923
Phone Number: 707-875-3495
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Bodega Bay

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