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223 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City, CA 94065 (Shoreline Blvd.)
(650) 508-7126
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Toronto, Canada
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120 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I had dinner and 2 breakfasts at the Bar 223. Service was consistently good - friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. The food was good and there was good choice on the menu. The restaurant has a friendly atmosphere and isn't intimidating if you are in your own. Very good for a hotel restaurant with extra effort to make people feel comfortable.

Thank Cdn1_Traveller
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sofitel Hotel Restaurant Bay 223 serves an amazing breakfast. The Eggs Benedict and French Pressed Coffee delicious!

Thank Nick B
Oroville, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

While a nice restaurant with excellent food I didn't like the rolls that were served. I made a complaint. When our server went to the table next to us he and that couple were making fun of me for complaining. After that, nothing would have made my dinner acceptable.

Thank Rebecca N
South San Francisco, California
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Our entire family all had a great time at the Sofitel Redwood City's Sunday Mother's Day Brunch. Tables were well spaced, decorated in a lovely manner, and with fresh flowers. A small group provided live music in the main food area. Food stations were well organized, and always replenished! There was even a food station for kids. Food quality was... More 

Thank Southcityca
Kuala Lumpur
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Had dinner here on when I was staying at Sofitel. The food in general is ok. I had a full course meal and found that the entrée was passable, mains was good and dessert exceptional. Of special note was the team member, Aimee that provided very, very good service when I dined there. She was warm, friendly and attentive in... More 

Thank primus2211
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393 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

The service here is e excellent! Kenny was attentive and made great recommendations. The vegetarian ravioli is a must try!!

Thank AJCC1
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Situated in the Sofitel Hotel, I found this to be an incredibly average dining experience and with the exception of 1 server-Claudia-the service was poor; amateurish even. Claudia was fantastic though-organised and efficient-made a nice change from the rest! As for the food, unremarkable and the selection was poor for my tastes. The bar was good though.

Thank ginav56
Pollock Pines
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

We ordered the basic cheeseburger and their french onion soup, and it was top notch. We didn't feel up for the price tags offered on the menu, but we were pleasantly surprised and it turned out to be one of the best burgers I've had. Also ordered a fruit plate and was pleased that the fruit was ripe and sweet.

Thank Nese G
Oswego NY, United States
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61 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Our family made a meal just with the small plates of appetizers and salads. Excellent wine list and fine fresh-baked breads for the table.

Thank Renato M
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130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

It is not bad wine, but the prices are very high. The caramel scallops are amazing and worth trying.

Thank MrPKI

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
French, American, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City, CA 94065
    (Shoreline Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: (650) 508-7126
Bay 223 displays a warm and vibrant decor featuring contemporary Bay Area French cuisine. The chef's specialties at Bay 223 offer an exquisite blend of local ingredients and flavors. The menu is known for its creative and balanced selection carrying French and Californian influences. The relaxed neighborhood feeling is enhanced by a magnificent vista of the lagoon. For that special occasion, be sure to reserve the exclusive private dining room accommodating up to 14 people.

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