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Navio Restaurant

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1 Miramontes Point Road, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019 (Highway 1)
650-712-7000
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6:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: California Coastal Crusine
Good for:
Casual Elegant
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 89
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Disappointed

After being so pleased with the hotel, breakfast at Navio was disappointing. I ordered two eggs poached medium with whole wheat toast. Along with sausage and sliced tomatoes. For $30 I expected a good breakfast. The eggs were overcooked and the tomatoes had no flavor. On the plus side, the view... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
Sesa38
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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165 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW

After being so pleased with the hotel, breakfast at Navio was disappointing. I ordered two eggs poached medium with whole wheat toast. Along with sausage and sliced tomatoes. For $30 I expected a good breakfast. The eggs were overcooked and the tomatoes had no flavor. On the plus side, the view was fabulous and the service was good.

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Arlington, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

My wife and I dined at Navio on February 6th, 2015. It is a quiet, beautiful place for a great meal. The food and the service are excellent.

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San Jose, California
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Went to Navio for their Saturday Buffet Breakfast. This restaurant is located in the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Half Moon Bay. Absolutely a stunning location on the beach front with a Golf course running parallel between the ocean and the hotel. The Friday and Saturday Buffet Breakfast is priced presently at $32 per person and it includes both cold and... More 

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PA
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84 reviews 84 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The food was decent, however, being their over the holidays you are their with a lot of children. Why the hostess always sits a couple next to a family with a ton kids when their are many open tables always just baffles me.

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Maui, Hawaii, USA
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119 reviews 119 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The Sunday Brunch here is unbelievable. It is not cheap ($105) but worth it if you are looking for a splurge everything was super high quality and delicious Make sure to get reservations early, very popular

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Navio has a very limited menu and is not a mealtime solution if you aren't a fish or steak person. Service, as expected from a Ritz restaurant is great. Food is good and costly. Recommended if in the half moon bay area as there are a very limited number of high end eateries in the area.

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Fremont, California
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Great service and good food, but the portions were small and very expensive. The menu is almost all centered around sea food, and the night I dined there was only one land option. The dishes were creative and interesting, but just all so small. Two of us ordered three appetizers, two entrees, and two desserts and didn't feel full. So... More 

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Clemmons, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We had a wonderful view overlooking the ocean. The food was very good especially the breakfast. Service was friendly and attentive.

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San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Navio never fails to impress. Service is always impeccable, ambience relaxed, and food delicious! Also, the wait staff always asks if you're celebrating a special occasion and when you say yes, they surprise you towards the end with a lovely plate of dessert/cake with candle and a box of chocolates. It feels like you are allowed to stay there forever... More 

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steveandbette
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I don't eat seafood or steak, so they arranged a entirely different set of options for me. VERY well done. Chef personally walked over to see how we enjoyed. Nice touch.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Miramontes Point Road, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
    (Highway 1)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: 650-712-7000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

California Coastal Crusine
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?