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Moonstone Grill

100 Moonstone Beach Rd, Trinidad, CA 95570-9619
+1 707-677-1616
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
100 Moonstone Beach Rd, Trinidad, CA 95570-9619
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We love the combination of excellent food and a great view. Moonstone Grill delivered both. We didn't have a reservation on a weekday and it was still packed. We got the last seats at the bar and were served there. Excellent starters and creative dishes....More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This will take you a little out of the way about 20 mins. fro Acada but the location on the beach in Trinidad, CA is worth the trip. It is a busy place so call ahead. The food is a bit over priced for the...More

Thank Armando S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu selections were good but the execution wanted, e.g., plates were cold, bacon substituted for advertised pancetta, "bowl" of soup was a cup, 3" stems on spinach in the spinach salad. The service was adequate. Even the spectacular view and good wine list can't...More

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The food, service and choices were great. Also a nice full bar for those with alcohol needs. One of the most outstanding natural views on the planet if you get a table on the seaside window; worth the wait or ask when you make reservations....More

Thank bonmom707
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We showed up without reservations a half hour to closing time on Sunday night. They were out of the vegetarian zucinni dish, but made my girl friend a custom spinach dish instead. It was fantastic. Great cooks! We shared a lobster wonton app. 5 pieces...More

1  Thank Ed P
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The cook was a interested on different types of herbs I just wasn't a fan of the types of herbs are they cooked with.

Thank visioneer P
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went here on a Saturday night for Happy Hour 15 minutes after the place opened and it was already jammed so be advised. Managed to snare one seat at the bar which my supervisor took and I stood which felt good after spending 6 hours...More

1  Thank Garrison90292
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Located on Moonstone Beach in Trinidad, CA, the Moonstone Grill cannot be beat for the incredible view, delicious food and excellent service.

Thank Sorensen1
Reviewed 5 January 2017

great food, beautiful location I am probably always really hungry when I get here since I am always traveling up or down highway 101 seafood, drinks, dessert - yummy yum yum

Thank Spreck R
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This place fills up fast, so reservations are a must. Bar seating is limited, but you don't need a reservation.

Thank 2jur
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Where do they get their duck breast
12 December 2016|
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Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
I did not know they served duck, so I have no idea where they get them. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Moonstone Beach Rd, Trinidad, CA 95570-9619
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Trinidad
  • Phone Number: +1 707-677-1616
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