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Galley Seafood Grill & Bar

899 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2147
+1 805-772-7777
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“scallops” (170 reviews)
“seafood” (171 reviews)
“rockfish” (23 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
899 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2147
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Galley is a nice restaurant on a fantastic location. Food and atmosphere are very good. Wait staff and service are great. We both had seafood plates and they were about as good as one can get, anywhere along the California coast.

Thank Mamamia194
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter lives nearby and suggested this restaurant as a good place for a beer with a view. She enjoys craft beers so we stopped in for a snack and a beer by the water. I'm not so much on craft beer but the cider...More

Thank cdsno1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Galley has delicious food--we had the the scallops and halibut dinners. So very tasty! Love that they offer several choices of sides, I chose wild rice and asparagus. Yum! Wait staff is outstanding and knowledgeable. Many wonderful wines and beers offered. Prices reasonable: we...More

Thank Margery E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yummy food and 🍷 wine The view was very nice and the service was excellent. We had a great burger 🍔

1  Thank Christine D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for lunch or early dinner so the bay can be observed. Obviously at night the bay is still there, but not much to see. Wonderful appetizer list comprised of fresh oysters, seared scallops, excellent crab cakes . . . Good choice of salads...More

1  Thank Marc B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location on the water. Exceptional service and food. Be sure to make reservations in advance. If you are celebrating a anniversary be sure to tell them in advance for a fun surprise! Crab cakes amazing! Great experience, will be back!

1  Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good selection of very fresh seafood that is extremely well prepared. The prices are reasonable, the value is excellent.

1  Thank MichaelAGoldberg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While I still haven't relocated to Central Coast, having my first dinner at the Galley each trip signals arriving "home" for me. The steamers! The swordfish! This visit I was able to enjoy some of the Brussel sprouts from the specials' menu to go along...More

Thank DianeXit98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must eat here while in Morro Bay! The seafood is as fresh as it gets and is cooked to perfection. It is set on the Embarcadero, so there is lots to see out of the huge picture windows and the host is one of...More

1  Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the restaurant during our stay in Morro Bay. The restaurant is the number 1 at Trip Advisor and we fully agree to the ranking. The staff is friendly and there is a nice atmosphere. The meny is inviting and the food is excellent....More

1  Thank I M
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Carol P
What would be appropriate attire?
August 26, 2016|
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Response from Maurice v | Reviewed this property |
Whatever you want
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Are the chefs able to accommodate a (medically necessary) sodium free, fat free diet? For example, can they grill fish or steak with herbs but no butter or sodium?
August 5, 2016|
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Response from Abbadiani | Reviewed this property |
Is there a patio to bring a dog?
June 29, 2016|
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Response from TheGalley | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry -- unfortunately we do not offer outdoor seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $45
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 899 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2147
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 805-772-7777
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The freshest, premium seafood. Hand-selected seasonal ingredients from our own farm. An impressive selection of world-class wines. All tastefully wrapped in novel Island decor and overlooking the scenic waterfront. Welcome to a new definition of taste - The Galley Seafood Grill & Bar - the Central Coast's finest seafood restaurant located on the Embarcadero in Morro Bay.