Skates on the Bay

$$$ • Seafood, American, Sushi Bars

100 Seawall Dr, Berkeley
(510) 549-1900


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Skates on the Bay

The building was beautiful inside, with a fantastic view of the bay! The service was excellent, and the food superb, with a high end wine list.The reason I am not giving a fifth star was was the restrooms! Not only were they NOT A.D.A. compliant, but both restrooms had standing water on the floors, and at least one stall in each restroom was out of toilet paper. And this was at the very beginning of the Dinner Crowd!I know that restaurants are having a very hard time hiring, full review
Arrived for a business lunch, vaccinated, but forgot my mask. Kindly asked if they could provide one after being informed I needed one. Business associate in sight, 30 feet away. Embarrassing, refused to let me walk 30 feet to table (apparently COVID only exists if you’re standing because 100% of sitting patrons not wearing mask). Bottom line manager and all employees decided a mindless policy intermittently enforced (all sitting patrons not actively eating and drinking full review
I loved our server, he was so kind and knowledgeable and recommended a wonderful wine that went perfect with our dinner. The service overall, however, was disappointing. I had to change my order 3 times because they did not have what I ordered. That was after we had already ordered two starters, the lobster bisque and clam chowder, which were absolutely delicious, but had to be returned because they were not hot. Not even luke warm, they were cold. We had a reservation at full review

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Monday 3 - 9PM
Tuesday 3 - 9PM
Wednesday 3 - 9PM
Thursday 11:30AM - 9PM
Friday 11:30AM - 10PM
Saturday 11:30AM - 10PM
Sunday 11:30AM - 9PM

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