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Nick's Cove Restaurant

23240 Highway 1, Nick's Cove Restaurant, Oyster Bar, Cottages, Marshall, CA 94940
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Ranked #4 of 5 Restaurants in Marshall
Price range: $31 - $50
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Tomales-Petaluma Road
Description: Nick's Cove, an historic restaurant located on the gorgeous shores of Tomales Bay, offers local, fresh and sustainable food that is tasteful and simply prepared. Our wine list also features treasures from local wine-makers as well as wines both organic and conventional from New Zealand, France and Spain. For complete menu details and wine selections consult our website at www.nickscove.com. Don't forget to take a peek at our 12 beautifully restored cottages! We accept OpenTable dollars in the hotel as well as the restaurant.
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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83 reviews 83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Went here for lunch, had nice fish and chips and a good view over the water. Service was good, but brought the check before I could order coffee. Overall nothing very mentionable (which is mostly a good thing) except for the side of brussel sprouts, bacon and GRAPES. Never thought I'd eat that. Great combination.

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Beaumont, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

we have stayed in marshall twice before a few years ago and had never found this restaurant we were on our way to dillion beach and there it was we stopped to make reservations for the next night as they do valet parking on weekends no charge but we had our dog and against code they cannot park our car... More 

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

To break-up a trip to Sonoma, drove out to Nick’s Cove Restaurant in Marshall for lunch. It’s more of a straight shot from Marin, but a windy road from Sonoma (scenic). Had heard great things about the restaurant and it lived up to the reputation. It’s a seaside restaurant and bar – rustic with great food. We had oysters, both... More 

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Santa Rosa
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124 reviews 124 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I had a real urge today to take a drive in the country and end up at Nick's Cove (hint: take Petaluma-Marshall Road and turn right -- but if you turn left and drive through the little town, that's nice too). I am really writing this review to beg the chef to again feature the very local Preston Point oysters,... More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

WE like a variety of items so we started with clam chowder and oysters them moved to crab cakes, mussels and buttered brussels sprouts accompanied with a bottle of chard. All items were well prepared.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

My brother and I shared this delicious side dish. Did not know what to expect but it was the best Mac and Cheese I have ever had. Love that a scene from one of my favorite movies, Bandits, was filmed there!

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Chicago, Illinois
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456 restaurant reviews
242 helpful votes 242 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Be sure to make a reservation, as Nick's Cove might be quite busy even on a weekday. Handsome bar. Fine view of Tomales Bay. May be noisy in the bar area, so select the dining room for your meal. Frequent live music. Menu appears to have become more limited in entrees. Kitchen speed variable. (And one of our oyster orders... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

It was almost a 30 minute drive from Point Reyes station, but the drive is scenic and the bay view is lovely. The service was very friendly.

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Cotati, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Great place to enjoy the beauty of Nor. Cal right on the water. Great food and drinks - but bring your wallet - it's not cheap. Sit at the end of the pier in the boat house and enjoy a beverage of your choice along with the beautiful views of Tomales Bay. Great stop if your on a drive up... More 

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Tomales, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We live a few miles from Nick's, and have visited periodically since Pat Kuleto opened up this outpost of his food-and-wine empire (about ten years ago?). Here's a summary of our experience upon a weekday evening re-visit a few days ago: (1) We were first seated by the window in the more southerly dining room, but a strong, cold draft... More 

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Additional Information about Nick's Cove Restaurant

Address: 23240 Highway 1, Nick's Cove Restaurant, Oyster Bar, Cottages, Marshall, CA 94940
Phone Number: 415-663-1033
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marshall
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American

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