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Terrapin Creek Cafe

1580 Eastshore Rd, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9758
+1 707-875-2700
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (47 reviews)
“sea bass” (26 reviews)
“corn soup” (14 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1580 Eastshore Rd, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9758
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was hoping for more. My duck was ok. Dessert was the best part! My dinner alone was over $100 but keep in mind I ordered a bottle of wi e at $48. We were on the coast and hoping for more of a seafood...More

Thank Calequestrian13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service, atmosphere, and food are a delight in this little restaurant focused on local seasonal produce; we make it a point to visit every time we are in Bodega Bay. Service is professional and helpful, atmosphere is light, casual, and airy. The food is...More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service, cuisine and atmosphere at this chef owned restaurant are pretty close to perfect. We started with raw oysters that were deliciously cool & fresh. The charred octopus and cauliflower salad was excellent. We enjoyed varied entrees and felt that the service was professional,...More

Thank Kay R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I went to dinner here with a friend a while back. We went because it was so highly rated. What a total disappointment! Food was just OK. The fish my friend had was dry. My vegetarian dish was unimaginative and cost nearly $30.00! The owner...More

Thank dlguitar2016
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The kitchen here is amazing. I wish we could go every week. Intimate and casual, but world-class dining.

Thank Roger C
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Loved the food, the atmosphere and the staff! If we lived in the area we would be there quite often. Definitely will return if traveling to Bodega Bay again.

Thank Judith J
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My fiance had dinner there twice in our four night stay. Exceptional food and service. Not large dining area so be sure to make your reservations early.

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Living in the area, we love that there is a wonderful dining establishment open on Monday nights. I'm glad it's back on Open Table because it's so much more convenient. Went with friends tonight and it was wonderful! The starter menu is always so difficult...More

Thank khmz1213
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant is first rate--a cheerful greeting upon arrival, superb, friendly service, well-crafted, delicious food, and an ever-present smiling owner who does everything from shucking oysters to resetting tables to making friendly chatter with the customers. The dining room is very attractive, the...More

Thank lionel77
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We eat here every time we are in the Bodega Bay area. The food is superb, service is friendly, helpful, and pleasant. The ambience is upscale/informal. This restaurant is a gem.

Thank BerryJ446
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Nadra M
13 May 2017|
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Response from Gayle O | Reviewed this property |
I would think so. They had tables for 4, and if there are only 3 of you I'm sure that's no problem.
27 October 2016|
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Response from steven s | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there are
hugo b
11 February 2015|
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Response from Yapper1 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call the restaurant. They might be able to accommodate your diet. Check the menu online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1580 Eastshore Rd, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9758
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Bodega Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 707-875-2700
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