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Black Point Grill at Sea Ranch Lodge

60 Sea Walk Drive, Highway 1, The Sea Ranch, CA 95497
+1 707-785-2371
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
60 Sea Walk Drive, Highway 1, The Sea Ranch, CA 95497
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From CT visiting our son, we stayed in Sea Ranch. We took our son, his girlfriend and their friends and loved the view of the sunset. The menu was wonderful, had everything to choose from. Our meals were fantastic! The waitress was nice enough to...More

Thank nols1
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went back now that there is a new chef and some new wait staff. We went early and wanted to watch the sunset, they were slow to engage us and slow to take our order, after a bit the waiter was able to focus...More

Thank Lucy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredibly disappointing experience. 1. The service staff are rude and unhelpful. When we arrived, they sat us in the back without much of a view -- despite the fact that all of the tables with a view were empty! 2. You can't actually get a...More

Thank claireprovidence
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We live in the area and have always felt this restaurant can be hit or miss. All restaurants on the coast have occasional quality and staffing issues and this has been true here. However after not eating there for a while due to iffy reviews...More

Thank sunshinegirlGualala
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Food was very disappointing. Many fried dishes--smelled like they used old oil. Salads tasteless. We were so surprised that TSR did not offer something better.

Thank docbullyawn
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We spent a few days at The Wave, one of the homes for rent at Sea Ranch, and did most of our own cooking in its completely equipped kitchen. We decided to spend the last night at the Grill, which overlooks a rocky ocean point....More

Thank 865rita
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Disappointed with the quality of the food. The staff were friendly but the dinner of Monk fish that my husband ordered was only room temperature. Very few in the dining room . Would not dine here again on our next trip to this area

Thank marie W
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The service was great. The food not so much. They were out of a lot of regular menu items, which is odd for 6:30 on a Friday night. They did make substitutions, but it wasn't quite the same. You pay for the view, which is...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Ok maybe it was an "off" night maybe there was something else going on but when you raise your prices you better have something worth the value of the increased price. So we ordered and received a plate of calamari not only was there barely...More

1  Thank Lucy A
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Oh Dear! So sad!! Ate here almost 30 years ago. Looked forward to a repeat great meal...However. denied the table to watch the sunset and it set open for the 90 minutes we were there. The two dishes we chose on the menu were unavailable....More

Thank bettylue
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Is this restaurant attached to the Sea Ranch Lodge? Is it accessible for wheelchair and walker?
3 December 2016|
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Response from azjohnny | Reviewed this property |
Yes....Should be no problem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Sea Walk Drive, Highway 1, The Sea Ranch, CA 95497
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  The Sea Ranch
  • Phone Number: +1 707-785-2371
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Sea Ranch Lodge
The acclaimed Black Point Grill at Sea Ranch Lodge features internationally-inspired California cuisine that emphasizes the freshest local ingredients. Seasonal menus and daily specials tempt with many satisfying options, from delectable entrees, small plates and appetizers to casual tavern fare, resulting in sophisticated yet uncontrived dining. To complement the food, our Mendocino restaurant offers an award-winning selection of about 150 unique regional wines. The evolving wine list showcases selected small estate wineries of Sonoma and Mendocino Counties.