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Bay View Restaurant and Lounge

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Thu, 5/23
8:00 PM

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed March 30, 2019

Our first visit here. The restaurant is impeccably clean, with white tablecloths, a fresh rose at each table, lovely art work, and china which has been carefully selected to be appropriate for it's function. The hostess, or manager, was very pleasant and friendly. Tables on...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank flitzer170
Reviewed February 20, 2019

We had a lovely table by the window and watched the sunset over the bay. Our waitress Holi was the best!! She helped to make our dinner and my surprise engagement very special. Not to mention the food was excellent.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank alynngirl
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Shrimp cocktails, filet mignon, a deep mellow wine and creme brûlée, What more could you ask for? So that's me settled. My partner was equally pleased with his fish and chips and a share of my dessert. The service was friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RFW1943
Reviewed January 2, 2019

It feels like a place that's reaching too hard. There was live piano and a nice enough ambiance, and a menu that sounded delicious. The food doesn't live up to their ambition. 2 of 3 mains we ordered we bland and significantly overcooked. The prices...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank WeldonWK
Reviewed November 30, 2018

The full breakfast is free if you are staying at the Inn of Tides, and is very nice. The fresh seafood we had for dinner was excellent.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank D5630XOgeorgew
Reviewed August 29, 2018

There was excellent variety in the seafood and some nonfish items for those who can not do fish. A wine list that offer a selection from local wineries and international venders. Service was excellent. A thoroughly delightful meal.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Venita M
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

What a great dinner we had for my husband's birthday. He had the New York steak done perfectly and I had the delicious prawns and pasta in a creamy lemon sauce. Service was great. Bay view was wonderful. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank G3622GKanng
Reviewed July 29, 2018

If you're arriving in Bodega Bay via Highway 12 (also called Bodega Highway), you will have passed St. Teresa of Avila Church and Potter Schoolhouse of Hitchcock's "The Birds" fame 7 miles back in Bodega. Close to the intersection of Highway 12 and Highway 1...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank thetravelorganizer
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

For what they are charging the food was lacking. My companion’s veal cutlet was chewy & was sent back. The replacement (overhead being pounded into submission) was reported to have been better, but still a bit tough for veal, bland, and not worth the 5...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Robert W
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This restaurant is part of the Inn at the Tides Hotel, an upscale hotel overlooking Bodega Bay. It's a little pricey, and is not as popular as the mid-range priced Tide's Wharf Restaurant across the street, The Bay View Restaurant is a more formal setting,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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