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The Trinidad Bay Eatery is located in the heart of Trinidad, California, just above Trinidad Bay. We specialize in American Cuisine and are especially known for our fresh local seafood dishes, New England style Clam Chowder, Fresh on-premise-homemade Fudge and Blackberry Cobbler. We are open year-round for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and feature coffee drinks made with Vanelis Craft Roasted Coffee.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $37
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Parking Available
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Reviewed March 22, 2020 via mobile

Love stopping here every time we visit. Awesome little gift shop attached. Great food for a decent value.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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cybercme, Agency / Consultant at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2020

HI Amber! Thank you so much for your kind words and four-star rating! We're so glad to know that you always enjoy stopping in and enjoying a meal with us! We're also glad to hear you enjoy our gift shop! We hope you'll join us...More

Reviewed March 12, 2020

This cozy informal restaurant is just down the street from the Trinidad Bay B&B. Little a short walk. We ate there twice .. once for lunch and once for dinner. Lunch was simple, fish and chips and a salad. No complaints. Dinner was great! Husband...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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cybercme, Agency / Consultant at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2020

Hi starrider2016! Thank you for your kind words! We're so pleased to know how much you enjoyed your meals with us, we appreciate your comments about the prowess of our knowledgeable chefs! We're thrilled you took a moment to leave us feedback in the TripAdvisor...More

Reviewed February 12, 2020 via mobile

My husband and I were really in the mood for a nice hot bowl of clam chowder. Just passing through the area, my husband and I decided to stop here. So glad we did. That was the best clam chowder we've ever had, and that's...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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cybercme, Agency / Consultant at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2020

Hi cwergin! Thanks for the wonderful review and five-star rating! We're thrilled to know you enjoyed our locally famous clam chowder and found our staff to be friendly as well! We sure hope you'll visit us again very soon!

Reviewed January 18, 2020

The clam chowder was simply divine! I was too busy eating it to take a photo. I also had the clams, and they were excellent - very fresh. The service was great, and the diner feel of the place is very relaxing. This was my...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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cybercme, Agency / Consultant at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2020

Hey Aria! Thank you for taking a moment to share your feedback with us! We're so pleased to know that you enjoyed our locally famous clam chowder as well as our clams! We're glad to know you found our service to be great and enjoyed...More

Reviewed January 10, 2020

Today my friends and I had breakfast at this wonderful locals' place in beautiful Trinidad. They always have such wonderful options but today I was trying to watch what I eat - lose that holiday "extra." I opted for a veggie scramble, 3 scrambled eggs...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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cybercme, Owner at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2020

Hi Mary! Thank you for taking a moment to share your feedback with us in the TripAdvisor community! We're always thrilled to receive feedback such as yours, and we're glad to know we helped you stay on track with our Veggie Scramble! We appreciate your...More

Reviewed December 15, 2019 via mobile

The Eatery has a varied breakfast menu, decent food, and fair to very good service. It's a bit expensive, however. My friend ordered biscuits and gravy. He received au juice for gravy. With coffee and tip, his bill pushed $20. We'll head down the street...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 30, 2019

My husband and I loved the food here so much we went two days in a row while visiting Trinidad. The staff were all super sweet and attentive. The menu is surprisingly large given that it's a pretty small operation. Their clam chowder was the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2019

Hey toshtravels! Thank you for taking a moment to share your feedback with us in the TripAdvisor community! We're thrilled to know that you enjoyed your meals with us and came back to visit us multiple times! We're happy to know we could help make...More

Reviewed November 4, 2019

Stopped in to try their famous clam chowder. Got a big serving for a cup price. Chowder is very creamy and mild. Personally would have liked a bit more flavor. Tuna melt was outstanding and other folks enjoyed their melts as well. Great service people...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2019

Hi jwesthere, Thank you for taking a moment to share your feedback with us! We're happy to know you enjoyed your meal and found our Tuna Melts to be outstanding! We're also glad to know our service was exemplary, and we hope you'll join us...More

Reviewed October 31, 2019 via mobile

We stopped her while visiting the state parks and beaches in the area. I really enjoyed the town. We ordered the clam chowder which was delicious and I got the mussels and fries, which I was very happy with. A very good portion of food....More

Date of visit: October 2019
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cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2019

Hi 361kathyw, Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback in the TripAdvisor community! We're so pleased to know that you enjoyed your meal with us as well as our service and we appreciate your four-star rating! We look forward to serving you...More

Reviewed October 23, 2019

We had an outstanding meal at the Eat'ry, enjoying the best clam chowder we've ever tasted, along with lightly-fried fish and chips, calamari, etc. Even the french fries were something special. We would've tried the blackberry cobbler, but were too full from the entrees. I...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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cybercme, Public Relations Manager at Trinidad Bay Eatery & Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2019

Hey jrintexas, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us in the TripAdvisor community, we're pleased to know that you enjoyed our locally famous chowder as well as our fish and fries! We hope you'll visit us again sometime soon!

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batesjanie
April 29, 2017|
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Response from cybercme | Property representative |
Yes! Weather permitting. We have many guests to dine with their dogs on the outside.
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BELLASADIELILLY
March 12, 2017|
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Response from cybercme | Property representative |
Indeed, calling them would be the best bet. You left this question on the TripAdvisor for the Trinidad Bay Eatery. :-)
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BELLASADIELILLY
March 12, 2017|
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The best way is give them a quick call.
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