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San Benito House

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356 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1724
+1 650-726-3425
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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356 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1724
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are less than an hour away by car, and went to Half Moon Bay on a poorer weather Sunday for a mini-break from our usual routine. The area itself looks very casual and low key, in a zone that looks like lower income, but...More

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

The sandwiches were not worth the 20+ minute wait in line. Our party had each type of bread: french, wheat, and the olive and walnut. The olive and walnut was such a sense bread, there's no way I could eat a whole sandwich with it...More

Thank Crisi C
Reviewed August 9, 2017

This is an old style bar/restaurant attached to the hotel. The burgers are excellent and the beer selection is very extensive. My wife and I enjoyed a very nice lunch here in late July. The bartender/server was very attentive. It is a very casual fun...More

Thank glfgryhwk
Reviewed August 4, 2017

This is the best place to get sandwiches. Homemade wheat and white bread is amazing. Order ahead to get a loaf to take with you. Pretty outdoor area to sit and eat if it's nice out, or even if it is foggy! Nowhere else compares...More

Thank Robertag60
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Hung out there one night with colleagues and it was good, and fun. And if is just the pub scene you want then very good. But nothing to write home about.

Thank danschultz
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Homemade walnut bread is incredible, soups and sandwiches are very fresh and very generous, outside patio is very cute with lots of space

Thank Carla S
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

We have going to the deli for years! The fresh bread is out of the world!! There is one that is walnut (and something else) and purplish is color that is a must have. We also make special trips for their crutons. Seriously amazing and...More

Thank ACDemers
Reviewed December 14, 2016

Stopped by to sample beers and happy hour. Didn't try any dining this trip. Good selection of craft beers. Full bar and wines by the glass. Noisy venue as many folks dropping by after work giving the place a lively atmosphere. Very friendly folks to...More

Thank jerry w
Reviewed October 28, 2016

You’ll be back again! We first stumbled onto this place a year and a half ago on a road trip and this time since we are back in the Bay Area we thought we’d come back down to Half Moon bay for lunch and came...More

Thank Schmata
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Cool place with a nice outdoor seating area. I had some great soup and a very big tasty sandwich made to order. I would recommend this place for lunch and the restaurant/bar next door seemed to have a good menu too

Thank LissaV9
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1724
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-726-3425
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