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Pasta Moon

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315 Main St, Ste C, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1750
+1 650-726-5125
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Today
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 20:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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166 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I've been in Italy recently and I must say this place offers authentic Italian food! Everything is absolutely delicious from appetizers to dessert. Of course all accompanied with great Italian wines. Staff is very friendly and help you find the right choice. Reservations are recommended. Also good cocktail list. If you're in the city don't hesitate.

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Thank Matias P
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142 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent pasta and fish, but the tables are so close together that you are inundated with other conversations. Worse if you are seated near families with young children. Should be a 5 rating, but it was just too chaotic for an enjoyable dinner.

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Thank WildthymeAZ
Holmen, Wisconsin
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218 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Why doesn't this every meal begin with fantastic crusty bread, along with olive oil and balsamic vinegar? Combine that with sparkling water with lime- and the a remarkable fresh linguini topped with crab, finely diced carrots, celery and a touch of fennel, add some freshly grated Parmesan and you have as close to heaven as possible in Half Moon Bay,... More 

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Thank BuyReallyLow
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I personally enjoy the pizza & salad with a good glass of wine but all the food is really good. Lunch and dinner both. Great atmosphere. No wonder it is so popular!

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Thank greta w
Lahaina, Hawaii
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I was working in the Bay Area and planned to meet a friend I hadn't seen in 28 years. Half Moon Bay sounded like a lovely community by the sea so I looked on Trip Advisor. It's #1 for good reason. We had salads and pizza to share with nice wines. All good. But, what I really appreciated was the... More 

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Thank MaryAnnTravels
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The menu on this evening was for a 5-course meal and optional wine pairing. All 5 courses were excellent. My main course was steak and my wife's was salmon. Bread was served with the meals along with olive oil and balsamic vinegar dip. The servers and other supporting staff were very attentive to our every request. Since we didn't order... More 

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Thank Steve H
Half Moon Bay, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great lasagna! And great salads. Love the lemon vinaigrette dressing. Nice for a lunch or even a date night. Very nice setting and friendly staff.

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Thank chels w
Roatan, Honduras
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

maybe we caught them on an off day, but our experience was mediocre, and to top it off it was not family friendly at all, which is fine i understand some restaurants cater to different clientele, just mentioning it for those traveling through with children who are unaware. nothing was bad, but for the price nothing was spectacular either.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Really cool restaurant with great gluten free pasta options. Love the atmosphere and the separate bar area!

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Thank Bryan S
San Ramon, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Visited Pasta Moon this past Saturday after reading several reviews about restaurants in Half Moon Bay. I was really amazed with the atmosphere as I walked into the restaurant. It was very dimly lit and had a romantic feel. The service was very excellent and everyone was very friendly. About the food, loved the lasagna and Meyer Lemon Parfait. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Main St, Ste C, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1750
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-726-5125

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?