Guidebook for Bodega Bay

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Guidebook for Bodega Bay

Food Scene

Michelin starred restaurant in a casual and intimate setting. A five minute drive from the house. The service is divine and all of the food is fresh and delicious.
26 yerel halk öneriyor
Terrapin Creek
1580 Eastshore Road
26 yerel halk öneriyor
Michelin starred restaurant in a casual and intimate setting. A five minute drive from the house. The service is divine and all of the food is fresh and delicious.
The best coffee in Bodega Bay. You can expect a great shot of espresso, or a latte with latte art. Don't come here for food, but do go for coffee. It also opens early (by 7 am).
Roadhouse Coffee
1580 Eastshore Road
The best coffee in Bodega Bay. You can expect a great shot of espresso, or a latte with latte art. Don't come here for food, but do go for coffee. It also opens early (by 7 am).
Good breakfasts and lunch. Small sitting area inside, but also has an outside patio. Great views of the bay.
7 yerel halk öneriyor
Ginochio's Kitchen
1410 Bay Flat Rd
7 yerel halk öneriyor
Good breakfasts and lunch. Small sitting area inside, but also has an outside patio. Great views of the bay.
Great farm-to-table restaurant. Open late (until 10 pm), with wood-fired pizzas and seafood. Casual setting.
36 yerel halk öneriyor
Hazel Restaurant
3782 Bohemian Highway
36 yerel halk öneriyor
Great farm-to-table restaurant. Open late (until 10 pm), with wood-fired pizzas and seafood. Casual setting.
Come here for the barbecued oysters, the crab sandwich and the chance to sit by the bay while enjoying the delicious, cooked-to-order food. Casual, located in a family shop.
14 yerel halk öneriyor
Fisherman's Cove
1850 Bay Flat Rd
14 yerel halk öneriyor
Come here for the barbecued oysters, the crab sandwich and the chance to sit by the bay while enjoying the delicious, cooked-to-order food. Casual, located in a family shop.
Great lunch stop. Can get busy. Has a variety of seafood options on the menu. Sells alcohol that can be enjoyed on premises. Small indoor seating area, but a large outdoor patio.
20 yerel halk öneriyor
Fishetarian Fish Market
599 California 1
20 yerel halk öneriyor
Great lunch stop. Can get busy. Has a variety of seafood options on the menu. Sells alcohol that can be enjoyed on premises. Small indoor seating area, but a large outdoor patio.
Great farm-to-table shop for breakfast (eat at the counter if you want to watch them cook) or lunch. In the cute town of Valley Ford, which will be gone if you blink while driving through.
14 yerel halk öneriyor
Estero Cafe
14450 Highway 1
14 yerel halk öneriyor
Great farm-to-table shop for breakfast (eat at the counter if you want to watch them cook) or lunch. In the cute town of Valley Ford, which will be gone if you blink while driving through.
They are famous for their crab cakes (weekends only) and chowder. Gets very busy on the weekends. Prepare to wait. Outdoor seating only.
37 yerel halk öneriyor
Spud Point Crab Company
1910 Westshore Road
37 yerel halk öneriyor
They are famous for their crab cakes (weekends only) and chowder. Gets very busy on the weekends. Prepare to wait. Outdoor seating only.
A place to get a simple burger, hot dog or shake. Not cheap, but comparatively affordable compared to other options in Bodega Bay.
The Dog House
537 California 1
A place to get a simple burger, hot dog or shake. Not cheap, but comparatively affordable compared to other options in Bodega Bay.
Fancy and pricey, but good food. The views are beautiful if you come early enough to catch the sunset. On the resort grounds, you need to turn into the parking lot and walk to the back.
10 yerel halk öneriyor
Drakes Sonoma Coast
103 California 1
10 yerel halk öneriyor
Fancy and pricey, but good food. The views are beautiful if you come early enough to catch the sunset. On the resort grounds, you need to turn into the parking lot and walk to the back.
Amazing breakfasts. A great start to a day if you want to explore occidental. Can get very busy. Also has a take-out window for coffee and pastries.
63 yerel halk öneriyor
Howard Station Cafe
3611 Bohemian Highway
63 yerel halk öneriyor
Amazing breakfasts. A great start to a day if you want to explore occidental. Can get very busy. Also has a take-out window for coffee and pastries.
Come here for the beautiful views and chance to eat oysters on the bay. Be warned - it gets very, very busy.
78 yerel halk öneriyor
Hog Island Oyster Co
20215 Shoreline Hwy
78 yerel halk öneriyor
Come here for the beautiful views and chance to eat oysters on the bay. Be warned - it gets very, very busy.

Drinks & Nightlife

A dive bar. It has food, but the kitchen closes between 9-10 pm. Right next to the iconic church from The Birds.
18 yerel halk öneriyor
Casino Bar & Grill
17000 Bodega Highway
18 yerel halk öneriyor
A dive bar. It has food, but the kitchen closes between 9-10 pm. Right next to the iconic church from The Birds.
Enjoy their 20-beer sampler, or perhaps come for the annual unveiling of Pliney the Younger (be prepared to wait in line). The brewery serves food, but the wait can be very long on Friday and Saturday nights.
145 yerel halk öneriyor
Russian River Brewing Company - Santa Rosa Location
725 4th Street
145 yerel halk öneriyor
Enjoy their 20-beer sampler, or perhaps come for the annual unveiling of Pliney the Younger (be prepared to wait in line). The brewery serves food, but the wait can be very long on Friday and Saturday nights.
Large facility, with multiple seating areas and food. Often has live music on the patio in the summer.
85 yerel halk öneriyor
Lagunitas Brewing Company
1280 N McDowell Blvd
85 yerel halk öneriyor
Large facility, with multiple seating areas and food. Often has live music on the patio in the summer.
Amazing brewery set in an old apple processing facility. Serves food and a variety of beers on tap. Go here if you like interesting, slightly funky beers.
16 yerel halk öneriyor
Woodfour Brewing Company
6780 Depot Street
16 yerel halk öneriyor
Amazing brewery set in an old apple processing facility. Serves food and a variety of beers on tap. Go here if you like interesting, slightly funky beers.
By appointment only. A beautiful setting with intimate wine tasting.
Halleck Vineyard
3785 Burnside Road
By appointment only. A beautiful setting with intimate wine tasting.
Wine tasting right in Bodega Bay. Beautiful views -- make sure to check the hours before going, however.
9 yerel halk öneriyor
Sonoma Coast Vineyards
555 CA-1
9 yerel halk öneriyor
Wine tasting right in Bodega Bay. Beautiful views -- make sure to check the hours before going, however.
Great place to try local wines and have a bite to eat, with beautiful views of the bay. It is has a nice outdoor patio.
22 yerel halk öneriyor
Gourmet Au Bay
1412 Bay Flat Road
22 yerel halk öneriyor
Great place to try local wines and have a bite to eat, with beautiful views of the bay. It is has a nice outdoor patio.

Parks & Nature

Go play on the beach, swim (if you can take the cold water) or kite surf, if you are adventurous.
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Doran Beach
8 yerel halk öneriyor
Go play on the beach, swim (if you can take the cold water) or kite surf, if you are adventurous.
Beautiful views of the ocean.
Bodega Head Trail
Beautiful views of the ocean.
Salmon Creek State Beach

Essentials

Has what you probably forgot. Decent selection of beer and wine. Also has a deli with made-to-order sandwiches and breakfast burritos. You can get firewood here and toiletries.
11 yerel halk öneriyor
Pelican Plaza Grocery & Deli
1400 California 1
11 yerel halk öneriyor
Has what you probably forgot. Decent selection of beer and wine. Also has a deli with made-to-order sandwiches and breakfast burritos. You can get firewood here and toiletries.
Gas station. Also sells fishing licenses.
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900 CA-1
Gas station. Also sells fishing licenses.
Small store, but has a decent selection of fresh meat if you want to grill out, as well as staples.
Valley Ford Market
14400 Coast Highway 1
Small store, but has a decent selection of fresh meat if you want to grill out, as well as staples.

Entertainment & Activities

Want to try your luck at fishing? This shop has packages that provides everything for a day trip fishing -- depending on the season, expect to try for salmon, halibut, rockfish, or crab.
Bodega Bay Sport Fishing Center
1410B Bay Flat Rd
Want to try your luck at fishing? This shop has packages that provides everything for a day trip fishing -- depending on the season, expect to try for salmon, halibut, rockfish, or crab.
Kayak and stand-up paddle board rentals. Life vests and dry bags also available with rental. Great way to see the bay and its wildlife.
Bodega Bay Kayak
1580 Eastshore Road
Kayak and stand-up paddle board rentals. Life vests and dry bags also available with rental. Great way to see the bay and its wildlife.

Shopping

A bodega bay institution. Sells all imaginable varieties of salt water taffy and sweets.
Patrick's of Bodega Bay
915 CA-1
A bodega bay institution. Sells all imaginable varieties of salt water taffy and sweets.
Lots of types of kites and wind-related toys, books and saltwater taffy.
Candy & Kites
1415 California 1
Lots of types of kites and wind-related toys, books and saltwater taffy.
Has the essentials, including fresh fruit/vegetables, beer/wine, and also a deli for getting fresh sandwiches and pizza. Open later than other shops in Bodega Bay.
9 yerel halk öneriyor
Diekmann's Bay Store
1275 California 1
9 yerel halk öneriyor
Has the essentials, including fresh fruit/vegetables, beer/wine, and also a deli for getting fresh sandwiches and pizza. Open later than other shops in Bodega Bay.
You can buy fresh oysters here, either to eat in or take out. You can also buy all oyster-eating accouterments, such as the sauces, knives and lemons.
6 yerel halk öneriyor
Bodega Bay Oyster Company
12830 Valley Ford Road
6 yerel halk öneriyor
You can buy fresh oysters here, either to eat in or take out. You can also buy all oyster-eating accouterments, such as the sauces, knives and lemons.

Sightseeing

A short hike to the beach, with fantastic views of the coast. Plenty of parking if you want to just sit in your car and enjoy the scenery.
50 yerel halk öneriyor
Bodega Head
50 yerel halk öneriyor
A short hike to the beach, with fantastic views of the coast. Plenty of parking if you want to just sit in your car and enjoy the scenery.