Half Moon Bay


2021 Monterey Bay Salmon Season

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

After a two-week pause, Monterey Bay salmon season started up again on June 16 and continues till June 30, and is joined by the opening of the season northward up to Point Arena. https://wildlife.c...

Healdsburg's Young & Yonder hand sanitizer (and list of American distilleries fighting Covid-19)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

At the Saturday morning Healdsburg Farmers Market, I picked up a small bottle of hand sanitizer at the booth of Bernier Farms. It's 80% alcohol by volume and listed ingredients are alcohol, hydroge...

CoastMates Delivery: Montara to Half Moon Bay

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A friend needed groceries delivered to Half Moon Bay. I ran across CoastMates Delivery, a grassroots effort that has stepped in to fill that void for coastal residents not served by the usual suspe...

"Wasted!" screening & panel discussion, free (July 20 HMB & Aug 4 San Carlos)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

The Master Food Preservers tackle food waste! "Join the San Mateo/San Francisco MFP program for a screening of the exciting documentary Wasted!, followed by a panel discussion with local leaders...

Maboroshi Omakase Sushi Bar in Half Moon Bay?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Maboroshi in Half Moon Bay opened in in April to offer more a traditional style of sushi. The owner/chef, Tsuyoshi "Andrew" Kamogawa is the son of the owner of the now closed Yume in Alameda. He wo...

Sweet55 chocolate, Half Moon Bay

Ruth Lafler
by Ruth Lafler 3 years ago

I drive through Half Moon Bay frequently, but I'm always on my way somewhere and it's rarely during retail business hours, so it took me more than a year to wander into Sweet55 chocolate. This was ...

Half Moon Bay and other Coastside eateries - first reports

by CarrieWas218 9 years ago

I've started a job in Half Moon Bay so the bulk of my meals here are lunches (still maintaining a Napa residence for several months) and thought I would start compiling a list of where I've been ea...

Dad's Luncheonette | Hwy 1 - Half Moon Bay

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

A few weeks ago I left San Francisco down Highway 1 headed for the border. I didn't get that far before I stopped for lunch at the newish Dad's Luncheonette in Half Moon Bay. It had been open for f...

CoonStripe Shrimp from San Francisco Bay

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Last weekend I was introduced to Coon Striped Shrimp at a birthday party. They were prepared in three formats: an addition to paella, headless shrimp in shell sauteed, and dusted and deep-fried "sp...

Spicoli in Half Moon Bay

by nuraman00 6 years ago

Had the Ortolona pizza there last month. Is there anywhere in the East Bay or South Bay that makes a veggie pizza like this? Especially with roasted mushrooms, roasted zucchini, and roasted b...

Has anybody been to Via Uno in Half Moon Bay

by emglow101 6 years ago

I have driven past it a couple times but have never stopped . Advertising wood fired pizza Neapolitan style . And other Italian inspired dishes .

Brunch @ Navio [Half Moon Bay]

by MrSmart 6 years ago

Summary: at $108/pp (half-price for kids) it's not worth it. Stations I tried along with a grade - Bread: About 5-7 varieties, none warm and super fresh. Grade: B - Breakfast (eggs benedict,...

Seville Tapas - A little bit of Spain in Princeton-By-The-Sea, Half Moon Bay, CA -

by blackchair 7 years ago

Seville Tapas, opened in the Spring of 2014, is a unique and welcome dining option nestled into the Princeton-By-The-Sea neighborhood of Half Moon Bay. The restaurant’s tagline is “Gourmet to Go” s...

Lunch recs on Pacific Coast Hwy b/t Half Moon Bay and San Francisco

by sw79 7 years ago

We're visiting the Bay Area in a few weeks and are flying into San Jose. We'd like to drive up the PCH from Half Moon Bay to the San Francisco area and will be traveling around 1 pm on a Friday. ...

San Jose, Half Moon Bay and Sausalito

by dtkearns 7 years ago

Short trip to San Francisco area. Need suggestions for late lunch in Half Moon Bay area, dinner in Suasalito and open suggestions for San Jose. Staying in Santanna Row area of San Jose. Don't wa...

Traditional Wedding Cake - Coastside/Half Moon Bay, Peninsula

by kermit 7 years ago

Hi everyone, We're getting married on the coast in the fall, and looking for a quality baker to make our wedding cake. We both LOVE cake when it's really moist and delicious. We want something f...

Half Moon Bay with Dog

by Clyde 8 years ago

We'll be heading back to Half Moon Bay for two nights, this time with our dog. We ate at Pasta Moon last time and liked it very much. Anything else worth checking out? We're coming from Los Angeles...

Essential food to try in Half Moon Bay?

by Argent3 11 years ago

Me and the other half will be going to HMB for a little vacation weekend next month, from doing a little reading around it looks like some of the most popular places include Flying Fish Grill, Duar...

Food trucks for Half Moon Bay bday

by totoro415 8 years ago

We're in the city but doing our daughter's birthday party at Pastorino Farms in HMB. I thought a food truck would be fun but don't get south much so beyond Curry Up Now I don't know what's availabl...