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Chez Shea

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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408 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1725
+1 650-560-9234
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 16:30
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Grosse Pointe, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Would have been a 5 star if they had cleaned it up a bit and I not have waitresses coughing into their hands i'm not washing after. Great beet salad. Would not dine here again

Thank jocelynd102
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I had the vegetable curry but had a hard time not trying the bobo something a South African dish. My curry was amazing. Nice atmosphere but great food!

Thank Jane S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

A pleasant surprise. Very unassuming but so delicious!!! Everything from pumpkin soup, to pipian con carne de puerco, warm seafood salad, child rellano, creme brûlée, fried calamari! I didn't want to stop eating. Food was so fresh, not over seasoned, just perfect. I want to go back again tomorrow!

Thank Gabriel G
Hayward, California
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240 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We've eaten here twice and will return again. Everything was cooked to perfection - great choices on the menu... Friendly staff.

Thank Marcia P
Queensbury, New York
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162 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is a small family operated restaurant that favors Mexican style cuisine. Every bit of it ....all the choices are excellent. They really know how to prepare excellent meals with poblano peppers, their beans and rice are just superb. It's home cooking Mexicano style. No disappointments here.

Thank MikeyBoy12804
Boston, Massachusetts
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230 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

I had late lunch here with my Mom and her cousin. You order at the counter and then your order is delivered to your table. My mom loved her taco salad and even ate the shell (which she never does) because it was so light and crispy. Her cousin had the turkey/havarti melt and pronounced it yummy. I had a... More 

Thank Lisa R
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were exploring Half Moon Bay and walked into Chez Shea, checking it out. It smelled so good that we came back for dinner, which was a treat. One of our number chose the Middle Eastern lamb dish. The other went for the Mexican vegetarian mole, and I had Indian chicken and vegetable curry. We traded tastes. The winner was... More 

Thank JimboDetroit
Saratoga, California
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We usually go to Sam's when we're in Half Moon Bay, but decided to try Chez Shea based on online reviews. The place isn't fancy, but the outdoor patio is cute. More importantly, the food is utterly delicious. I got the lamb schwarma and it was FANTASTIC (and the accompanying salad had a light and citrus-y vinaigrette which was lovely).... More 

Thank Marianne O
Spring Grove, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Stopped here for lunch with friends based on the recommendation of some locals. We ate on a cute little outdoor patio. We all ordered something different and all of us enjoyed our lunch immensely from the seafood tacos to the falafel. The ambience was casual and resonated perfectly with our morning of walking on the beach.

Thank Patty R
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76 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant on main St. Outdoor seating available. Dog friendly and really delicious organic food . Turkish omelette was really tasty and the corn chowder was truly delicious and wholesome . Felt like in a home and great servers . A must for good healthy food .

Thank Shaziajang

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 16:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1725
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-560-9234

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?