Indoor, outdoor patio and drive-in dining now available
Open daily at 12 noon
7:00 pm – last seating
7:15 pm – last take out order
8:30 pm – closing time
Check in at the front door.
Temperatures will be taken before entry to building. We cannot allow entry to anyone registering 100.4 or above.
Window table requests are taken but not guaranteed.
Check in at the front door. We will issue a table number and will direct you to the patio to choose your table. Your reservation guarantees a spot on the patio but does not guarantee a specific table.
The temperature on the Coastside is generally cool so dress warmly.
If seating isn’t available in our dining rooms or on the patio, we will continue to offer drive-in/take-out service on our ocean view parking lot. Reservations can be made for the cliffside spaces that have the best view.
We are following the health and sanitary guidelines of the San Mateo County Health Department, and other local and government authorities. Please also be aware that gatherings pose a heightened risk of COVID-19 transmission, and that older adults and individuals with existing health conditions are at particularly serious risk if they contract COVID-19 and should not attend. Please practice social distancing at all times.
Sitting at the edge of a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean in Half Moon Bay, the Moss Beach Distillery is an award-winning restaurant featuring fresh California coastal cuisine in a romantic setting with an ocean view from every table. The heated outdoor patio with fire pits provides a dog-friendly, casual setting to relax and enjoy drinks and food with a spectacular ocean view. Named in the Top 100 Best Scenic View Restaurants in America by OpenTable and regularly voted by locals as a favorite restaurant for special occasions, fresh seafood, and whale watching.
At the Moss Beach Distillery we are committed to serving quality food made from quality ingredients. We use all-natural meats and poultry, wild-caught seafood, and organic vegetables whenever possible. Our fry oil is free of trans-fats. We strive to give you great food and great service in a comfortable, beautiful setting. Please let us know if we can do anything to make your time with us even more enjoyable.
Overlooking the ocean is our heated outdoor Seal Cove Patio, where we welcome all well-behaved dogs and their owners. Watch whales swim by and seals sunbathe below while eating, drinking and listening to waves crash on the shore below.