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Black Point Grill at Sea Ranch Lodge

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60 Sea Walk Drive, Highway 1, The Sea Ranch, CA 95497
707.785.2371
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This restaurant is at Sea Ranch Lodge
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: The acclaimed Black Point Grill at Sea Ranch Lodge features...
The acclaimed Black Point Grill at Sea Ranch Lodge features internationally-inspired California cuisine that emphasizes the freshest local ingredients. Seasonal menus and daily specials tempt with many satisfying options, from delectable entrees, small plates and appetizers to casual tavern fare, resulting in sophisticated yet uncontrived dining. To complement the food, our Mendocino restaurant offers an award-winning selection of about 150 unique regional wines. The evolving wine list showcases selected small estate wineries of Sonoma and Mendocino Counties.
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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great view, good food

Off season there are not a lot of lunch places open along the California coast between Jenner and Gualala. One place, about halfway along this stretch, is at Sea Ranch. Sea Ranch is a housing community that stretches for 10+ miles along both sides of CA route 1 and the restaurant is at the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Califdan69
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Palo Alto, California
Good for:
  • Scenic view
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Palo Alto, California
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214 reviews 214 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
722 helpful votes 722 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Off season there are not a lot of lunch places open along the California coast between Jenner and Gualala. One place, about halfway along this stretch, is at Sea Ranch. Sea Ranch is a housing community that stretches for 10+ miles along both sides of CA route 1 and the restaurant is at the southern most end of the area.... More 

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Mill Valley, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I've had the breakfast that comes with room rental and it was great. So was mother's day brunch. We had several mistakes from a new server, but he was new and trying. And you can't beat the view. It's a much better restaurant than it is a lodge.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

good. But hash browns were terrible. Like mush. Live here and eaten there since 1975. Please go back to the basics.

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Saddle Brook, New Jersey
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Beet salad, sandwiches, fresh fish entrees and deserts. wine selection is top notch The lodge setting is lovely inside and spectacular outside. My wife and I do not eat meat, but it looks fantastic.

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California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The food was beautifully made and the wine list contains many gems but what makes this place exceptional is the views and the staff. The staff seems to be able to work with any situation, including screaming tired children and adults. The sunset and ocean view can be seen from a multitude of seats in the resturant - the sunset... More 

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Mendocino, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We have eaten here before and found it to be OK on previous occasions. This time we were sorely disappointed by the service. The food is good, we had the burger and a Seafood Louie salad both of which were nicely prepared, plenty of seafood in the salad and my burger was good, hand made and cooked the way I... More 

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Rocklin, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The Halibut was better than the Petrale. Salads were excellent. Soup was good as well. Wonderful experience.

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Santa Monica, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Excellent food and wine in a dining room that overlooks the bluffs and Pacific Ocean in the Sea Ranch development. Service is attentive, wine list is good, but what you are there for, the food and the view are both excellent.

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Healdsburg, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stopped by for lunch. Had the seafood chowder which was tasty and the special soup which was cream of cauliflower. Had a touch of truffle which was nice. We also both had a wedge salad. I love the wedge and appreciate any restaurant that can take it to a new level but this one was just ordinary. Nice local... More 

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Livermore, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I have been coming to Sea Ranch since 1987. For the better part of 15 years I come up 2-3 times a year. Over the last few years I have not been able to make it up here. I had breakfast today at the Black Point Grill. What a complete let down and utter disappointment! It took them 10 minutes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 60 Sea Walk Drive, Highway 1, The Sea Ranch, CA 95497
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  The Sea Ranch
  • Phone Number: 707.785.2371

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 29
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

The acclaimed Black Point Grill at Sea Ranch Lodge features internationally-inspired California cuisine that emphasizes the freshest local ingredients. Seasonal menus and daily specials tempt with many satisfying options, from delectable entrees, small plates and appetizers to casual tavern fare, resulting in sophisticated yet uncontrived dining. To complement the food, our Mendocino restaurant offers an award-winning selection of about 150 unique regional wines. The evolving wine list showcases selected small estate wineries of Sonoma and Mendocino Counties.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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