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Hog Island Oyster Company

20215 Shoreline Highway, State Route 1, Marshall, CA 94940
+1 415-663-9218
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“bread” (32 reviews)
“fresh oysters” (29 reviews)
“charcuterie” (9 reviews)
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20215 Shoreline Highway, State Route 1, Marshall, CA 94940
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are in this area on a sunny day and like oysters then don't miss hog island oysters . We booked but were more than two hours late because Hertz couldn't provide a pre - booked rental car on time . It was not...More

Thank JRP-Bkk
Reviewed 9 April 2017

It's a neat little spot on a bay. Old, Funky feel with excellent picnic table eating and bar-b-ques. May people bring picnics and spend some time. The Oysters are fantastic and like the shrimp scene in Forrest Gump, "you can get your bar-b-qued osyters, pickled...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My daughter had picked out this place, and we were excited to book reservations as it was near our day trip to Point Reyes National Seashore. It's community seating, which was great as we met a nice family at our table. It's also on a...More

Thank Drewhill29
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A very fun, busy place to get the BEST fresh oysters. Great vibe, good drinks, friendly people. Lots of picnic space, and the view of the bay is to die for.

Thank bdarling001
Reviewed 31 March 2017

After a vigorous hike to the Tomales Point, we had a reservation for 6 for a Sat. brunch, on the 1st sunny day after several rainy ones. We sat at a community table with 2 other couples but we didn't mind. The view, the sun,...More

Thank mcarter583
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We stoped by here on the way back from Napa Valley to San Francisco. We had heard about this place and wanted to try their oysters. They raise and harvest the oysters right in the bay. The oysters are small but they are real clean...More

Thank livininlouisiana
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It was a beautiful, sunny day. Slight breeze and hot sun. Combined with the staff (oh so pleasant) and the food....just another great day. Reservations are suggested, and i strongly advise making them as they fill up quickly. That being said, they always try and...More

Thank 127JS
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We happened upon this oyster oasis on a recent road trip and it was an amazing experience. I would definitely make a reservation during busy times we were able to get 2 spots at a community table and that was a lot of fun. No...More

Thank FoodFlowerTravel
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Stopped by on the way back to SF so got a standing spot, reservations required for tables. The bbq oysters are the best we had in the week but we found the raw oysters quite bland - indeed the staff described them as 'sweet water...More

Thank galliardo
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We stopped there on our way back home. I was close to 5:00PM and they were ready to close. We went to the counter where they served the to-go oysters. There, a friendly host explained we could get raw oysters but they would not chuck...More

Thank paul w
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?
15 April 2017|
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Response from bdarling001 | Reviewed this property |
Seems like the kind of place that would allow it, but you should call them directly.
Jennifer B
We would like to reserve a table for ~ 10 people July 10 ~ 3pm. We would like to buy a sack of 50 medium Pacific oysters which we will open at our table. How much is the price for the oysters? How much for the reservation?
11 July 2015|
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Response from bu1larry | Reviewed this property |
To reserve a picnic table it is inly $5 a person...i think the minimum is 4???(not 100% on that) If you need to by a bag of charcol, it is like $7. You can brung your own. You can also bring your iwn drinks, but they do sell... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
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09:00 - 17:00
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09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20215 Shoreline Highway, State Route 1, Marshall, CA 94940
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Marshall
  • Phone Number: +1 415-663-9218
  • E-mail
Hog Island Oyster Co. Marshall offers three dining options on the shore of Tomales Bay, the bay where we raise our own oysters and shellfish. 1. Reserve a seat(s) at The Boat Oyster Bar and outdoor oyster bar with communal seating where we shuck and grill oysters for you and offer a small menu of locally sourced, house made bites, beer and wine. The Boat oyster bar is open Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon 11:30-4:30 PM. Reservations required. No outside food allowed. 2. Reserve a picnic table and shuck-your-own oysters. Reserve a table and grill, BYO picnic and shuck-your own oysters. Picnic reservations 10:30-1:30 and 2:00-5:00 PM daily. Reservations required. 3. Purchase live, unshucked oysters, shellfish and picnic fare to-go. Open 9-5 PM daily.

Retail sales, 9:00am-5:00pm

Picnic Area,10:00am-5:00pm
(reservation required)

The Boat Oyster Bar,11:00am - 4:30pm Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon
(reservation required)

Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Days.