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The Gray Whale - CLOSED


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American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

A couple of years ago I reviewed the lace and it was great. Been there a few times since and it has always been good except most recently. It took 3 attempts during their normal business hours to find them open and even then they...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

We read the reviews of this place and decided to give it a try. It was my birthday and I wanted ribs. Do not go to this restaurant at 7 PM - they were out of most everything, but they did have ribs which proved...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank moosedreams
Reviewed November 16, 2017

This is my wife's and my favorite BBQ restaurant after decades of sampling outstanding BBQ. Whenever we visit Seaside (OR), we always fit in at least one visit to the Grey Whale. They make their own BBQ sauces. All are excellent but our favorite is...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank ericfleischman9
Reviewed September 21, 2017

The people were very nice. The food was good. The place only seats about 30 people. Easy to find on Highway 101. There is limited parking.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank wfs74
Reviewed September 15, 2017

This is a small hole in the wall. We choose this place for the BBQ and Whale POOP. The waitress was extremely friendly and helpful. The food was awesome we ordered the BBQ SAMPLER PLATE for two and we could have fed 3 or 4....More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank David G
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Excellent BBQ ribs! Shared a half rack with my sister and it was plenty of food for the two of us. Ribs came with two sides and we had the cole slaw and macaroni salad ( which was amazing!!).

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

I only gave four stars due to my hopes were shattered because of no brisket or burnt ends. I would have to say this was a really really good barbecue. Had a great flavor. I was a little disappointed that they did not have beef...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Curtis G
Reviewed April 11, 2017

That the oyster dinner. with the chowder. it was OK nothing to write home about. everything was in slow motion

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank rddoherty2
Reviewed March 17, 2017

We came in late in their day so anticipated they might be low on some things as a lot of barbecue places tend to be toward the end of the day. We were able to get everything we asked for though and it was all...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Logan H
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Small place with excellent food and service. Not much in the way of atmosphere but that was made up for by VERY friendly waitress. Only drawback I can find was the parking situation. We dined in mid-afternoon so it wasn't busy but at lunch or...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Mark H
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