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260 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
+1 650-726-8000
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4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Foster City, California
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice view for location - good for meeting up with our friends who live on the coast! Great wine selection.

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Thank Starforman
Melksham, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here as this was close to our a hotel. It was a terrible idea. We sat down during the NBA finals game and asked if i could sit here i could see a TV, so they placed us behind a wall so i couldn't see anything! The service was ok after but when the food arrived it was... More 

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Thank Darren A
Half Moon Bay
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104 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Outside on the patio or inside in the bar area - there is no better deep fried calamari on the Coast (used to think it was across the street at another restaurant, but no - this is far better) Food is always tasty and the portions are huge (really, share an appetizer and main course - don't have kitchen split... More 

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Thank patiD
London
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116 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

I don't like the word comfort when describing Flavor's cuisine. I think it's better than that. Portion sizes very generous with attentive advice.

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Burlingame, CA
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

Food was great. Generous portions. Pork chop was big with bone. Steak and also fish tacos were great. 3 people brought our food out at the same time. Very nice. Staff are super friendly. This place would be a five star if they had a few more waiters. We waited 5-10 min just to order our drinks. Once they get... More 

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Thank radmarc
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

My son and I ate at Flavor during the Mavericks competition - unbelievably fabulous experience! The food was delicious, service was impeccable, fun and highly functional decor, and we had a blast watching the surfers. Can't wait for another excuse to hang out seaside.

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Thank Beth I
Half Moon Bay, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

This restaurant has some wonderful food choices and awesome beer & spirit selections. The daily fish special is always a great choice. And the fresh bread is always a delight.

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Thank Janice K
norcal
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

Flavor is a fun place in the Pillar Point Harbor to go to for "Caifornia Comfort Food". They have a great selection of sandwiches, salads, mac and cheese (with a lovely choice of additions) and great entrees for dinner. The specials are always yummy, my favorite is the short ribs and polenta - so good. Comfort is the best way... More 

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Pacifica, California
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

We had eaten at Flavors before they moved. Decided to celebrate my husbands birthday. We were very disappointed. Service was stellar but food was just short of being extremely bad. Tasteless with lots of fillers. Seafood pot pie full of potatoes, lacking salt. All in sea food chowder also full of potatoes and bland. Husband had pork ragu and he... More 

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Thank Susan K
Oslo, Norway
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44 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Book a window table, got view of the lagoon and harbour. Think this is the nicest part of the restaurant to sit in. Drop in works for window table off season. We followed recommendation and my wife had seafood Jambalaya and I Chicken Pot Pie. If you are a normal European you don't need apetizer or dessert. The portions are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-726-8000
Description
We believe that reasonably priced "American Comfort Food" is a rapidly disappearing culinary cuisine in the Bay Area. We decided that we would not let that vanish. Providing a fine balance of basic tasty foods and exquisite culinary delights where comfort and creativity collide, we proudly present El Granada with our latest venture- Flavor. What is California Comfort Food? Simply put, it is an attempt to take some of the classic and not so classic comfort dishes and have our wonderful chefs add some sort of twist to them. We will always try to provide the freshest ingredients and attempt to use local and organic ingredients when possible. Devin / Francisco

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