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Ginochio's Kitchen

1410 Bay Flat Rd, Porto Bodega Waterfront, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-8600
+1 707-377-4359
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkey bread” (17 reviews)
“hash” (13 reviews)
“brisket” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1410 Bay Flat Rd, Porto Bodega Waterfront, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-8600
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We are locals in BB and we love this family owner restaurant!!! The BBQ is great, our favorite is the brisket. You won’t leave hungry, the sides are great too. Best clam chowder in town. Make sure get there before 3:00pm though because they close...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Varinia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unpretentious cafe where bbq lovers can get a great breakfast. They smoke brisket for 14 hours and you can get it in any breakfast combination. My husband can’t eat gluten so very kindly the chef made something not on the menu. Everyone was happy. Freshly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank catherinemL8442JB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in for breakfast. The woman at the counter was very nice and friendly. We have eggs in toast and beef hash. Both were good. We also shared the caramel bacon monkey bread. You have to try it! A nice little place by the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SonomaRichard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Getting here takes just a little effort, as it's off the main drag (Hwy One). You just need to turn onto the road towards Bodega Head, and really just go straight ahead, into a small parking lot, near the water. Amazing smoked meats, and a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank needbeach
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

They offer indoor seating as well as a shared outdoor eating area with another restaurant. The menu is very diverse and it was hard to make a choice. We settled on fish tacos and clam chowder. Both had wonderful flavors and very fresh. The table...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Ginochio's K, Owner at Ginochio's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit to Ginochio's Kitchen! We love hearing from our guests. Do come back and try the nachos and brisket. Thank you!!

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Now one of our favorite places to eat in Bodega Bay. The food is amazing and the staff is very friendly. Easy to get to with decent parking. If you like great food from a very clean restaurant, then you will love Ginochios. We had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Randy W
Ginochio's K, Owner at Ginochio's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We truly care about our guests and their experience at our place. Hope you come back soon!

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Ok we had the Italian Chowder. Ok so it was the best chowder over ever had. Believe me I’ve had chowder everywhere. Nice big chunks of scallops and clams. Very thick and rich. Service was good and very friendly!! Please go here!! Chowder was about...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Redbeartwo
Ginochio's K, Owner at Ginochio's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

So glad you loved our Chowder! Thank you so much. We are family owned and operated so every review matters. Hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 27 September 2018

I’m not sure what to say about this restaurant. I want to be fair and take into consideration the type of restaurant and niche. I had previously looked at the website and reviews so I knew this was an order at the counter self-service type...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Blessed0707
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Breakfast to die for here today. We had home smoked brisket hash with eggs over easy followed by caramel bacon monkey bread. The brisket was smoky and moist and a wonderful change from corned beef. The sweet/savory of caramel and bacon was positively orgasmic! This...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jskart
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Have tried almost every place in town because we go out with same friends weekly. Almost everywhere serves fish tacos and these were great fish tacos. Price is right too. You order at the counter and they deliver to your table. Some outside tables are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FrequentFlier751218
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 Bay Flat Rd, Porto Bodega Waterfront, Bodega Bay, CA 94923-8600
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Bodega Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 707-377-4359
  • E-mail
We are a family owned and operated BBQ & Italian food restaurant serving Breakfast & Lunch 7 days a week. Breakfast from 7am-11am and Lunch from 11am-3pm. We have all the favorites, Brisket, Pulled Pork, Clam & Scallop Chowder, Grilled Fish Tacos, Ribs, Lasagna, Ravioli's and much more! Indoor and Outdoor patio Bay view seating. Dog friendly patio!
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