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Cove Azul Bar & Grill

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39102 Ocean Drive, Gualala, CA
707-884-1835
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: (707) 884-1835

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice sports bar

A nice little sports bar with very comfortable couches. I liked the place because they have a separate bar and restaurant area, which allows you to just have a couple of beers or enjoy some food. The food quality was very good, the menu represented classic bar food. We talked to another couple who... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2015
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San Jose, California
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Bucyrus, Ohio
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82 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

This place was so nice, the view was awesome of the ocean, and the food was amazing. The waitress was a hoot, she was telling us about the wild boars around the countryside. We met the nicest local couple that eats there frequently. They retired there and built a home from the wood around their property. Delicious, relaxing and must... More 

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San Jose, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

A nice little sports bar with very comfortable couches. I liked the place because they have a separate bar and restaurant area, which allows you to just have a couple of beers or enjoy some food. The food quality was very good, the menu represented classic bar food. We talked to another couple who loved their mixed drinks. So a... More 

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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Alice and I dine here frequently, and the food and service is always good. Often we are in a group of ten to twelve, and everything still comes out great. The sports bar is physically separated from the restaurant, so you never notice what is going on there with the TV or pool table. My favorite dish is their version... More 

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Lincoln, California
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I've been to this restaurant several times over the years and it never fails to satisfy. The view is wonderful, the food is delicious (definitely try their clam chowder), the wait staff is friendly and the prices are reasonable.

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Moraga
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This is a nice place for a very casual meal but it is set up much like a sports bar. The bar itself is separated from the dining room but there are at least five televisions in the dining area. There's a view of the coast from some tables. Casual dining such as fish tacos and burgers but nicely done.... More 

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San Diego, California
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This place is in the process of converting from a restaurant (Cove Azul) to a sports bar (Carbajal's); at present it is somewhere in between. The location is convenient, upstairs in a small mall on the east side of CA1. When you get up the stairs there are two doors; if you choose the bar entrance, proceed carefully: there is... More 

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Manteca, California
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111 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We come to Gualala every year and usually go to Cove Azul. Their food is good and their prices are excellent compared to other places in Gualala. It has a great view too. This time I had the Artichoke and Sun Dried Tomato pasta. It was in a creamy sauce that was perfect. A wonderful dish! My husband had a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

Cool little spot that serves everything, as unfortunately Bones look more fun but only has beer. Clean friendly environment with a view. Cool bar and nice lounge. Pool table and great music. Amazing knowledgable bartender with a friendly demeanor and skills.

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Sacramento, California, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

I like this place! The manager greeted us at the door, and graciously served us drinks when we were ready. The place has recently been redone, and it looks great. it is now more of a sports bar, and has dancing on New Year's Eve. But, it still has the same friendly atmosphere and always has.

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Canberra, Australia
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248 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We had dinner here. Service was slow & at times the staff seemed confused as to who was serving us. I ordered a whole lobster which turned out to be the tail only. Still cost the same. My partner had seafood scampi. Both meals were ok, but missed that special something. The meal cost $80+ with a tip. Over priced... More 

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Address: 39102 Ocean Drive, Gualala, CA
Phone Number: 707-884-1835
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Gualala
Cuisine: Seafood

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 39102 Ocean Drive, Gualala, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Gualala
  • Phone Number: 707-884-1835

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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(707) 884-1835

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