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Coast Cafe

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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46 Wharf Rd, Bolinas, CA 94924
+1 415-868-2298
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Dallas, Texas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stop here for dinner every time we're in the Bolinas/Stinson area. It's always a dependable place -- good service, good food, nice atmosphere.

Thank Epicurean54
Brussels, Belgium
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94 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here after a long biking trip from San Francisco. The pasta with clams was exactly what I needed. Simple and cozy place, excellent service. There is not a lot of choice in restaurants in this town, but that is not a problem: the place will get you what you are looking for!

Thank EuroMaverick
Dripping Springs, Texas
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259 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here before as I have relatives in town. every time I go, I hope they will move the needle to great and five stars, but didn't quite get there this time. Several of our group ordered the fresh Ahi tuna, while I had chicken. They raved about their tuna, while my chicken was dry. Desserts were great.... More 

1 Thank micyer
Sterling, Virginia
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636 reviews
373 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed January 14, 2017

Google Maps pointed us to Bolinas and Coast Café while we were visiting Stinson Beach, so we took a short ride and checked it out. Decidedly casual atmosphere, with surprisingly good food -- looked like lots of locals and tourists alike were there when we were there .. we beat the lunch rush, and by the time we were done,... More 

1 Thank mshapiro99
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food in small cafe! Too bad they are just open Tuesday to Saturday. Love, love, love the catfish, mac & cheese and sweet potato!!

1 Thank Brenda W
Guildford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2016

food was excellent - had calamari and glass of the house sauvignon blanc. Service great - it feels like you are going back to the 70s...

Thank martinGuildford93
San Francisco, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Great food! Awesome ambience! The staff were fun, the decor was great and the food was excellent. ___________________________________

Thank KevinAShaw
Loma Linda, California
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101 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The food was very good! The staff were very friendly and eager to please. There was live music with a solo singer who played the guitar. I had apple pie for desert and it was better than any I've ever eaten in 5 star restaurant!

Thank happytravels202
London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2016

Oh dear, I think I have just reviewed this place already. Never mind, it deserves all the praise on offer. Best oysters on the whole of our Highway 1 drive and staff that could have been more friendly and courteous. Thank you! Just wish I could be back tomorrow.....

Thank 955PeterB
San Rafael, California
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135 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Healthy, ample portions of good food in a family-friendly atmosphere. Visited on a Sunday and service seemed overwhelmed by the crowd, but cheerful nonetheless. Nice variety of seating options: on the porch outside, in the side yard, under an awning, or inside. Enjoyable photo art on the wall, and surf boards on the ceiling. Vegan soup, brunch food and pie... More 

Thank minimuffinlover

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Wharf Rd, Bolinas, CA 94924
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Bolinas
  • Phone Number: +1 415-868-2298

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?