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Galley Seafood Grill & Bar

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Pan Seared Dungeness Crab Cakes
Served with roasted red pepper & herb coulis
Pan Seared Scallops
Tender scallops, pan-seared to perfection with white wine, shallots, garlic and butter
Steamed Clams
Served in a white wine, tomato, lemon & garlic broth
Oysters on the Half Shell
Half‎ dozen oysters, served on ice or Rockefeller style
Calamari Strips
Hand cut, lightly fried, served with tartar and cocktail sauce
Jumbo Prawns
Chilled jumbo prawns served with Galley cocktail sauce
Mexican Shrimp Cocktail
Succulent Bay shrimp, avocado, onion & cilantro in a mild red sauce
Original Galley Clam Chowder
The same top-secret recipe we've been using since 1966!
Seasonal Mixed Greens
Served with choice of dressing
Insalata Molina
Mixed greens, arugula, pear, chopped nuts, crumbled blue cheese, mango vinaigrette
Caesar Salad
A classic Caesar, with Spanish anchovies and shaved parmesan
Seafood Salad
Chilled‎ lobster, jumbo prawns and crab served on a bed of mixed greens
Chef's Vegetarian Plate
Sautéed farm-fresh vegetables, served over linguini with a basil infused sauce
We believe that premium seafood is best served "naked", with a selection of light sauces on the side. We want you to experience the true flavor of the freshest seafood available. The Galley chefs work with the finest seafood purveyors to obtain only the highest quality seafood from local waters and beyond. We purchase wild-caught fish from Morro Bay's local fishermen whenever possible.
Blackened Pacific Rockfish
Market Price
Petrale Sole
Market Price
Pacific Swordfish
Market‎ Price
Ahi Tuna (Seared Rare)
Market Price
King Salmon
Market Price
Alaskan Halibut
Market Price
All dinner entrees served with choice of two side dishes: Wild Rice Pilaf, Mixed Vegetables, Crispy Seasoned Fries, Grilled Asparagus or Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Pan Seared Scallops
Tender‎ scallops, pan-seared with white wine, shallots, garlic and butter
Calamari Steak
Lightly breaded, fried golden brown
Fried Prawns
Jumbo prawns, butterflied and lightly breaded, served with house-made cocktail sauce
Shrimp Scampi
Jumbo prawns sautéed with garlic, white wine, lemon & butter
Pan Roasted Chicken
Pan-roasted breast, hand rubbed with herbs and spices
New York Steak
12 oz Angus beef, high plains, small family farms
Filet Mignon
Tender 8 oz cut wrapped in bacon
Rack of Lamb
Full New Zealand rack, served over Kalamata olive tapenade
Maine Lobster Tails
Two Maine lobster tails prepared with a classic beurre blanc sauce, served with drawn butter
Classic Cioppino
A classic copping with fresh catch, prawns, scallops and clams in a rich tomato broth. Served with garlic bread
Captain's Cioppino
Our‎ classic copping served with a Maine lobster tail
Includes choice of fries or salad
Fish & Chips
Fresh Pacific cod, lightly breaded, served with house-made tartar sauce. Substitute our mixed green salad for chips at no additional charge
Angus Burger
A juicy half-pounder with bacon, lettuce, tomato and onion
Fish Tacos
Fresh Pacific cod, lightly blackened, served with avocado, cabbage, mozzarella, diced tomato, mild cilantro riata sauce
California Chicken Sandwich
With Applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, grilled onions, avocado, pepper jack cheese, roasted garlic aioli on a French bun
Grilled Fish Sandwich
Grilled Pacific cod, tomato, lettuce, onion and mozzarella cheese
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.
$10 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
American, Seafood
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Gift Cards Available, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Waterfront, Non-smoking restaurants
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I always go there when we visit Morro Bay. It is delicious.staff is always friendly. Never had a bad experience

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed June 2, 2020

Owners on site, Great atmosphere , right on Board walk and shops. Recommend reservations, we showed up unannounced and were able to get in , in about an hour or so. we used the waiting time to walk thru shops and checkout other resturants for...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed May 17, 2020 via mobile

We enjoyed our to go dinner! We drove up waited in the car went back to room and ate at our balcony. Food was really Good! Still warm and tasted wonderful! We ordered the quart of chowder (huge)halibut plate and seafood pasta. Loved it all

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed April 13, 2020

We have eaten here many times and it is our go to place in Morro Bay. My husband splurges on the lobster and I usually have the swordfish, both excellent. Good service and atmosphere. Really missing our dining out experience with the current shelter-in-place restrictions...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed March 13, 2020 via mobile

I’d you don’t have a reservation, cross your fingers and hope there is seating at the bar! We arrived on a Friday night and stood in a short line before the 5 o’clock opening. Everyone around us had reservations. Yup...only seats were at the bar...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 13, 2020

I have been to the galley many times over the years and always thought it was amazing. Not so anymore. The atmosphere and view is wonderful. But, service was very slow, had to keep asking waitress for items she forgot, the food was ok, not...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 2, 2020 via mobile

My wife and I dined here for her birthday and we were both very happy with the dinner. Our host and the server were both very friendly and helpful. We started with the crab cakes which had plenty of crab in them. We also asked...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 24, 2020

My wife and I had dinner at the the Galley and enjoyed it very much. The staff were super, very welcoming and helpful. The food was excellent. We both had the salmon and it was amongst the best that I have ever had, beautiful texture,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 15, 2020

Great place to eat. Make a reservation we were there off season(mid Feb) and would not have gotten in but for making reservation first thing in AM

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 12, 2020

Looks like the best restaurant in the area. Service was prompt and food quality excellent. Would definitely eat here again if in area.

Date of visit: February 2020
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March 5, 2020|
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Response from PMKCanuck | Reviewed this property |
No, wine can only be ordered from their menu.
June 22, 2019|
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Response from AndrewMark44 | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t have reservations either night. Agree that calling the restaurant should help.
May 5, 2019|
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Response from Savoreandolavida_75 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest business casual
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