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Yankee Pier

3593 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
+1 925-283-4100
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“clam chowder” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (29 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3593 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Went with girlfriends following a busy day. We had a quiet corner table and were able to visit and have a conversation without straining to hear. They offer a nice variety of seafood dishes, although a bit pricy. Our dishes were perfectly prepared and very...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Yankee Pier has always been a great place to stop with friends for a quick lunch or dinner. This non-assuming restaurant is the middle of the quaint town of Lafayette, CA. If I had one wish, it would be for a better wine list. Otherwise,...More

Thank C6906SSlindav
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We have to drive 25 miles to come here, but we do this every few months. It's worth the drive. Really good seafood is hard to find and they do it right. I had their lunch special choosing a green salad and clams with linguine....More

Thank Clint L
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

We went here for an early Morher's Day! We were not disappointed! The food and service were great and had a lovely afternoon! The picture is of my scallops and risotto dish. Going back soon!

Thank FredN47
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

We chose this restaurant based on our daughters request for clam chowder on her birthday! We were really happy with our evening. The outdoor seating is just perfect on a warm evening. Our meals were all tasty, but we particularly loved the clam chowder and...More

Thank Family0fTravelers_5
Reviewed April 18, 2018

We sat at the bar and had a few wines and a few happy-hour food selections. Started with mussels and calms - very good. Fish tacos was our favorite. Fish sliders were good too [need to go lighter on the tartar sauce]. From our seats...More

Thank Morgan2010
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Yankee Pier in Lafayette is a simple unassuming restaurant with some of the finest and freshest seafood in the East Bay of SF. The veggies simply grill exude freshness. The salmon and door are 2 of my favorites but same room for the dessert. The...More

Thank raulad2016
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Yankee Pier has consistently served delicious seafood of all varieties. I have been there several times. Food quality is always top notch each visit. Service is appropriate and the servers have always been friendly and attentive. Last visit I tried the Blackened Pacific Rockfish. A...More

Thank John G
Reviewed February 8, 2018

This is a really nice seafood restaurant in Lafayette. They always have a good variety of fresh fish and shellfish. The place is bright and cheerful and they have a nice area outside to sit when the weather is nice. I have had the fish...More

Thank Maria O
Reviewed December 21, 2017

The lobster roll is definitely the best thing here. But the rest of the menu is quite good. I would rather come here than the Walnut Creek yacht club any day of the week. And they have that butterscotch pudding from Lark Creek that has...More

Thank Jeff S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3593 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549-3803
    (Lafayette Circle)
  • Public Transportation: Block and a half from the Lafayette BART station.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-283-4100
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