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San Benito House

356 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1724
+1 650-726-3425
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“sandwiches” (27 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
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356 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1724
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

decided to have a few drinks and watch the ceremonies, 3 tvs so plenty of space to watch. Ballgame on as well. Drinks were nice and well made. Wasn't really hungry but went for the cup of chilli and it was much better than anticipated....More

Thank CVB1776
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Good spot on the main drag. Great craft beer selection, but the tequila selection was quite impressive. Was able to taste some that I've never seen before. Friendly staff. Clean restroom. Didn't eat, but saw the chili and the nachos and they both looked delicious.

Thank officeday
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My husband and I popped into the deli thinking we'd have a sandwich for a light lunch. We had no idea how huge these sandwiches are! Fresh bread was sliced really thick and was then piled with heaps of meat, cheese, and any fixings you...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The homemade bread makes these sandwiches irresistible. Small loaves can be purchased, but get sold out daily. The wheat is our favorite. They slice the bread thick and load the sandwiches up to make a hearty meal. I believe the deli closes by 5 or...More

Thank Joann P
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The inside of the deli isn't much to look at, but the sandwiches are excellent. My mother really enjoyed the olive and walnut bread she got on our last visit. It sounds weird but absolutely works. The deli slices thick slabs of meat and cheese--each...More

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 28 February 2016

When in sat down, ordered a beer, wife ordered a water, water came, no beer. The waitress took the order from several other tables who came in after us then walked away, LEFT and went down the road. Poor food choices anyway.

Thank Jerry T
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This is the perfect place to pick up sandwiches if you are headed for a hike or a day at the beach. The fresh homemade bread is delicious! These are big, hearty portions so you may want to split one if you have a small...More

Thank bcjmoore
Reviewed 9 November 2015

We were advised in Santa Cruz to stop by this deli for great sandwiches. And we were advised well. Their sandwiches were incredible made on fresh bread daily. We shared our more than ample sandwich at lunch and then split the second after horseback riding...More

Thank Layla13
Reviewed 29 September 2015

This is a must stop every time we visit Half Moon Bay. The sandwiches are fantastic and they have a great selection of chips and beverages.

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Dropped in for a quick bite and were delighted by fresh housemate breads, fresh veggies and tasty meats, so made a point to return for another lunch later in our week. Excellent sandwiches at a reasonable price.

Thank marc f
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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1724
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Half Moon Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 650-726-3425
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