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315 Main St, Ste C, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1750
+1 650-726-5125
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11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
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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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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2015

One of the best meals we had on our 2 week trip in California. The service was exceptional. Our son was too big for the kids menu and wanted to order from the main menu and they kindly gave him a half portion of what he wanted and a half salad of his choice. We loved it.

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Thank J E
Toronto, Canada
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Happened upon this restaurant in Half Moon Bay last night. Amazing food and service for both courses. House made linguini was excellent as were the starters. Our server Dana gave great advice on wine and food choices from the menu. Would definitely recommend this to others.

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Leicester
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

we visited Pasta Moon a few years ago when we went to Half Moon Bay and had to go back again this year when we went! you must prebook a table because of how popular it is! we were treated by a great team of staff with such a warm greeting. seated and was served with fresh bread and ice... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This is by far one of the best meals we had in the Bay Area. The homemade pastas are to die for. Reminded me of my family's cooking when I was young. Service was very good, and prices were extremely low for quality and service. The white wine was excellent. If you appreciate good Italian food, this is the place.

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Thank enrique o
Chicago, Illinois
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924 reviews
694 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Right on the Main Street, next to the river, Pasta Moon is a very pleasant, surprisingly large, Italian Restaurant with many gourmet choices, good service, great Caesar salad, and a nice wine list

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Thank MarshBruce
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

A nice, upscale Italian on Main Street in Half Moon Bay. Good Italian, nice people. The live piano music was an unexpected plus.

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Thank JS2841
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We are staying at the nearby Ritz Carlton and the concierge recommended Pasta Moon for lunch with our kids. It is located on the quaint Main Street of Half Moon Bay and offers delicious authentic Italian food. Our meals came out quickly and were piping hot. It was all delicious. My only suggestion would be to offer smaller size pizzas... More 

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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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272 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

While located on the main street, this location is next to an area with lots of trees and flowers so the view can be amazing. We sat in the back and had a beautiful view with a nice breeze. (Ask to be seated there!) We made reservations and were seated immediately upon arrival. The host stand is located by the... More 

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Thank Denise A
Half Moon Bay, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The charm and the service is excellent. The quality of the food was great. There is room for improvement and they really need to get their light fixed and stable. As eating every once in a while the lights would noticeably go dim. Could this be because of hitting the microwave button.

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Thank mrhonest2015
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Stopped in here for lunch while exploring Half Moon Bay. Menu is a bit limited but had some good choices for all types of Italian cuisine. Good fresh patas. I had the Parpardelle with Proscuitto which was excellent and my kids had some pizzas. Good service but a bit slow to start. Good place for lunch.

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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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
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?