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Bluewater Bistro

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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21301 Heron Dr, Bodega Harbour Golf Links, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9401
+1 707-875-3513
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 18:00
Thu - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We attended the barbecue and fireworks on July 2nd. The Bluewater bistro chef and staff hosted the event. We were so impressed with the fabulous food and attentive staff. They were all on top of it!!! All night!!!! Thank you to all of you for an excellent job!!!!

Thank SunsetGrace
Orinda, California
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124 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had a really wonderful meal here last weekend. The service was so friendly and the food was great. The fish tacos were especially tasty, as were the oysters. Would highly recommend for a romantic dinner.

1 Thank Rovetti
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We have going to The Bluewater Bistro and its upstairs Fireside Lounge for many years. The already tasty food is now even more creative with the addition of a nice variety, lower priced "small plates" that are still large enough for one person's meal! Of course, the water and golf course views are still amazing. Service is friendly. Live music... More 

3 Thank Bill K
Placerville, California
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We'd never heard about this place before I found it online. After a rather poor meal at one of the 'major' restaurants on the Bay the night before, Bluewater Bistro was a step up. Not so easy to find but close to town and worth the online map view to see where it is. Follow the map and it's in... More 

San Francisco, California
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Scenic spot for a post golf beverage. Overlooking ocean and 18th. Nice bar, had really good flatbread; other menu items looked intriguing. Friendly servers, tv's to catch up on the pros, fireplace. Always end up thinking Why don't we come here more often??

Thank gosmom
San Francisco, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We have been visiting the Bluewater Bistro for many years. The views (ocean, beach, golf course, & sunsets are fabulous. The food and service are excellent. Beverages are well selected by management and not overpriced. Food is not inexpensive but good value considering the excellent views and service. On Thursday evenings, there is live music with no cover charge.

Thank Frenchgenie
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We visit Bodega a couple of times a year and the Bluewater Bistro consistently rates up amongst the best restaurants in the area. They are open Thursday through Saturday in the winter and Sunday in the summer and is well worth a visit. The burgers are great if you only want a lighter meal and the rest of the menu... More 

1 Thank Nick6789
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

We had a super meal - best slow cooked ribs, steak fries and jalapeno chili coleslaw. (This should be a regular on the menu if it isn't!!). Great starters of calamari and also a wonderful beetroot salad. The chef here (Ernesto I think) does a great great job. This is complemented by the fantastic service from Dixie. The venue has... More 

Thank rebeccaguerin
Coronado, California
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90 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Expectations were not high for dinner here but it had the advantage of being very close as we were renting a house in the neighborhood. We were pleasantly surprised by the experience. The restaurant was sparsely populated but, in general, the food was good. I would like to rate the restaurant at 3.5 rather than 4 but I think it's... More 

Thank howcrab
San Francisco, California
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199 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

In the almost gated community. A good place to watch sports at the bar. The food is typical wings and Caesar salad. A little pricey for the type of food. Check to see if the restaurant is open. There are often weddings here.

Thank Khaton13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21301 Heron Dr, Bodega Harbour Golf Links, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-9401
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Bodega Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 707-875-3513

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