Bodega Bay Area Information

Bodega Bay is located just one hour North of San Francisco and in close proximity to the Wine Country, the Redwoods, Health Spas and the Russian River.

Things to do in Bodega Bay…and Beyond!

Discover an endless array of things to do all year long. Visit, or the Bodega Bay Chamber of Commerce for more area information.

Beyond the Sonoma Coast: View the Sonoma County Event Calendar

Local Restaurants and Eateries

Bayview Restaurant and Lounge
Located in the main lodge of Inn At The Tides featuring traditional and authentic Italian cuisine. Casual yet elegant atmosphere with great views and fireplaces for a cozy and relaxing dinner. Full bar featuring specialty cocktails and fine wines. Piano bar on Saturday nights.

Wed/Thur/Sun 5:00-9:00
Closed Mon/Tues

Wed/Thur/Sun 4:00-10:00
Closed Mon/Tues

800 Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923
707-865-2751 or 800-541-7788

Bluewater Bistro
Located at the Bodega Harbour Golf Links, a classy eatery offering fine American cuisine and live music on Thursday nights from 6-9. Beautiful ocean views offering comfort food, small plates, steaks, and local seafood. Open for lunch and dinner.

21301 Heron Drive
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Drakes Sonoma Coast
Cozy, upscale spot in the Bodega Bay Lodge offering seasonal and sustainable American fare with gorgeous sunset views. Savor wines from the most exciting vineyards in Sonoma County and enjoy signature cocktails. Open to the public for breakfast and dinner.

103 Coast Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Tides Wharf
Locally caught, fresh seafood specialties, pasta, steak and lobster are served daily. Enjoy an extensive wine list. Full Bar Service, Snack Bar, Oyster and Shrimp Cocktail Bar, Fresh Fish Market, Wine and Liquor Shop, Bait & Tackle, Gift Shop, House-Made Desserts to Go at the Bakery. Open Daily for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

800 Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923
Phone: 707-875-2751
Fax: 707-875-3285 Email

Terrapin Creek
Casual neighborhood eatery serving a menu of locally sourced innovative American and world cuisine.

1580 East Shore Drive
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Lucas Wharf
Open daily. Restaurant and bar, fish market & deli. Seafood takeout stand. Wholesale fish counter.

595 Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

The Boathouse
Local eatery serving fish and chips, clam chowder, BBQ oysters and other local seafood, beer and wine. Outdoor seating and dog friendly! Open Daily 12PM-7:00PM

1445 N Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Spud Point Crab Company
Local cafe well known for Clam Chowder, seafood sandwiches, chili, hot dogs and more. Open 9:00AM-5:00PM

1910 Westshore Rd.
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

The Dog House
Local eatery serving burgers, hot dogs, corn dogs, drinks, and all you can eat hand cut french fries. Next to Bodega Bay Post Office. Open Daily 11AM-6PM


Gourmet au Bay
Seaside wine tasting bar and gift boutique.

1412 Bay Flat Road
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Captain Davey’s
Ice Cream, house made coffee, hot chocolate, espresso and pastries. Next to The Dog House and Bodega Bay Post Office. Open 7:30AM-6:00PM

537 Smith Brothers Road
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Local Bodega Bay Markets

Diekmann’s Bodega Bay Store
Local grocery store perfect for all your grocery needs as well as pizza, deli sandwiches, snacks, and fishing supplies. Open Daily 7:00AM-9:00PM
Pelican Plaza Grocery & Deli Full service deli, large selection of grocery items, gourmet foods, large produce section, freshly baked goods, soups, and hot coffee. Open Daily 7:00AM-10:00PM

Valley Ford Restaurants

Italian, Steak, Seafood, Prime Rib, Family Style, Dining Room , Cocktail Lounge. Open Mon Thur Fri Sat 4pm Sun 12 Noon, Closed Tuesday & Wednesday.

14485 Highway 1
Valley Ford, CA 94972

Rocker Oysterfeller’s  
Located in the old Valley Ford Hotel, Offers local oysters, wild salmon, Sonoma lamb and pulled pork, Local wines. Serving dinners Wednesday through Sunday 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Sunday Brunch 10:00am to 2:00pm

14415 Highway 1
Valley Ford, CA 94972

Occidental Restaurants

Negri’s Italian Dinners  
Authentic Italian recipes passed down through four generations; Negri’s captures the classic, longtime tradition that is best known as family style dining.

3700 Bohemian Highway
Occidental, CA 95465

Union Hotel  
Family style Italian dining and pizzeria. The Union Hotel’s original family recipes can be enjoyed at lunch and dinner seven days a week.

3731 Main Street
Occidental, CA 95465

Jenner Restaurants

River’s End  
Located in the quaint town of Jenner By The Sea just 20 mins north of Bodega Bay. Set on a bluff overlooking the Russian River spill into the Pacific Ocean. Serving California cuisine using local ingredients and local seafood. Enjoy beautiful sunsets and a romantic setting. Serving lunch and dinner. Closed Wed and Thurs.

11048 Highway 1
Jenner, CA 95450

Sonoma Coast Real Estate Services

Sonoma Coast Living®  Real Estate Services  
Sonoma Coast Living® specializes in real estate on the Sonoma Coast in Bodega Bay, California. Thera Buttaro (Broker/Owner) was rated the #1 residential agent on the Sonoma Coast in a 2005 BAREIS report. In January 2007, BROKER AGENT Magazine chose her as Broker/Agent of the Month.

575 Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923
707-849-5241 | 707-875-2500

Bodega Bay Business Services

Business Services Unlimited  
Wide variety of services for both your business and personal needs such as shipping, photo copying, internet access, office supplies, notary services by appointment, FED EX, UPS, US MAIL and fax services. Open Mon-Fri 9AM-5:00PM. Closed Sat/Sun.

Pelican Plaza
1400 Highway 1
P.O. Box 115
Bodega Bay CA 94923

Bodega Bay Activities & Recreation

Bodega Bay Pro Dive  
Specializing in Freediving and Spearfishing

1275 Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Bodega Bay Surf Shack  
Surfboard, Kayak, Bicycle Rentals, Lessons.

1400 Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

The Links at Bodega Harbour  
Scottish style links course, combining spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean, rolling fairways, undulating greens, and native coastal rough.

21301 Heron Drive
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Bodega Marine Laboratory  
Managed by UC Davis. Public drop in tours are available Fridays, 2-4 p.m.

2099 Westside Road
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Chanslor Stables  
Guided trail rides, lessons. Miles of trails that take you from lofty mountain tops, grassy meadows, coastal dunes and white sand beaches.


Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center  
Peanuts Museum, Snoopy’s Gallery & Gift Shop, and the Redwood Empire Ice Arena.

2301 Hardies Lane
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Doran Regional Park  
Doran Park has a 2-mile stretch of sandy beach and is a popular place for visitors to picnic, build sand castles, fly kites, surf, fish and stroll. A rock jetty at the harbor mouth provides access for fishing, crabbing and exploring sea life. The boat launch can accommodate up to 20-foot boats. A parking lot is located adjacent to the launch and can handle 30 vehicles with trailers.


Gold Coast Kayak Rentals  
Explore the pristine lower Russian River. Paddle from Duncans Mills to where the River and Pacific Ocean converge.


Safari West Wildlife Preserve and African Tent Camp  
Trekking in an authentic safari vehicle, visitors are surrounded by giraffe, gazelle, scimitar-horned oryx, ostrich and other species of African antelope—all sharing the beauty and diversity of the Savannah environment.

3115 Porter Creek Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Sonoma Coast State Beach Ranger Station


Bodega Bay Sailing
Take a 3-hour sailing tour of Bodega Bay on a beautifully maintained 33′ sailboat.

PO Box 961
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Pet Friendly Activities

Allowed at:

  • Blind Beach
  • Carmet Beach
  • Doran Beach
  • Duncan’s Cove
  • Furlong Gulch
  • Marshall Gulch
  • Portuguese Beach
  • Schoolhouse Beach
  • Shell Beach
  • Wright’s Beach
Not Allowed at:

  • Coleman Beach
  • Miwok Beach
  • Salmon Creek Beach

Bodega Bay Gasoline & Propane

Mason’s Marina
115 berths. Hoist, docks, fuel and quick market.



900 Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Bodega Harbour

BHHA Administration


BHHA Security

Guard Shack: 707-975-3758
Car: 707-490-4450

Bodega Bay Fishing

Aggressor Adventures


The Boathouse – New Sea Angler & Jaws Sport Fishing

1445 Highway 1
Bodega Bay 94923

Bodega Bay Sports Fishing Center/Bodega Charters


Porto Bodega Marina

1500 Bay Flat Road
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Bodega Bay & Sonoma Coast Spas

Bodega Days Personal Services  
Enjoy a massage in the comforts of your vacation home. Facials, custom treatments, fitness hikes.

P.O. Box 272
Bodega, CA 94922

Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary  
Osmosis is the only day spa in the U.S. that offers the Cedar Enzyme Bath, a rejuvenating heat treatment from Japan. Inspired by a vision of healing, beauty, and inner peace, Osmosis was founded in Sonoma County in 1985. Since that time, many hands have worked together with an abundance of heart to manifest one of the most unique and relaxing spas in the country.

209 Bohemian Highway
Freestone, CA 95472

The Spa At Bodega Bay Lodge  
Overlooking the Pacific seascape and surrounded by the natural beauty of the Northern California coastline, the Bodega Bay Lodge & Spa offers a retreat like no other. Indulge in our soothing spa and discover true relaxation.

103 Coast Highway 1
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Bodega Bay Weddings & Events

Bodega Bay Yacht Club  
The Bodega Harbour Yacht Club is located just one mile from The Links at Bodega Harbour Golf Course. Situated right alongside Bodega Bay, The Bodega Harbour Yacht Club is one of the oldest buildings in Bodega Bay. Recently rennovated in 2006, The Bodega Harbour Yacht Club can now provide an intimate and elegant Ocean view setting for up to 140 guests.

565 Smith Brothers Road
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

The Secret Gardens  
The Secret Gardens is an enchanting location for ceremonies of all sorts… weddings, renewals, memorial celebrations.

P.O. Box 1060
Bodega Bay, CA 94923


St. Teresa of Avila  
Located in the quaint town of Bodega, less than 5 miles from the beautiful blue waters of Bodega Bay and the Pacific Ocean, St. Teresa of Avila church epitomizes the beauty of a bygone era. Originally built in 1862 and now a California Historical Landmark, the church was also featured in Alfred Hitchcock’s well known movie “The Birds.” Our doors are open not only to Catholic weddings but also to those of all faiths. We cordially invite you to consider choosing St. Teresa of Avila as the church which will celebrate your wedding and capture memories that will last a lifetime.

17120 Bodega Hwy.
Bodega, CA 94922

Bodega Bay Fine Art Galleries

Bodega Bay Heritage Gallery
Located behind the Terrapin Creek Cafe, this gallery features Early California and American paintings 1850-1950 plus special selections from Disney artists of the past. Open Friday through Sunday 11am to 5pm and by appointment.

1580 Eastshore Road
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Local Color Artist Gallery  
This long-established gallery features the work of local painters, sculptors and printmakers, plus art objects and jewelry crafted from a variety of exciting materials. Open daily except Wednesdays 10am to 5pm.

1580 Eastshore Road
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

The Ren Brown Collection  
The gallery was established in 1989 and specializes in contemporary art from both sides of the Pacific, offering rotating exhibits throughout the year. A major focus is modern Japanese prints. Open Wednesday through Sunday 10am to 5pm.

1781 Highway One
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Smith & Kirk Contemporary Art and Custom Framing  
Next to Ren Brown Collection, this gallery features custom framing by Gary Smith, original paintings in oil, watercolor, and pastel by local artists, the etchings of Gail Packer, art glass, pottery, jewelry, paleographics, wood, photography, and sculpture. Open Wednesday through Sunday 10am to 5pm.

1785A Highway One
Bodega Bay, CA 94923

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