We are OPEN for TAKEOUT only at this time...

Please be aware that there is NO BEACH ACCESS from Sam’s at this time, and MASKS are REQUIRED to enter the restaurant.

To Order:

  • ONLINE at www.samstakeout.com
    We will email or text you when your order is ready (include mobile# in notes). Please remain in your car. When your order is ready, drive by the front and a we’ll hand you your order. Please do not congregate in the parking lot.  
  • CALL 650 712-0245 x1
  • VISIT US and order in person. Only two people at a time can enter, keeping a safe social distance.

Discounted beer and wine, as well as pre-packaged cocktails are available for takeout, but you must order at the restaurant. Follow our Facebook or Instagram pages for updates.

Sam's ChowderMobile

  • On the coast, in Moss Beach at the Chevron station most days, and in the Ocean Colony neighborhood on Wednesdays 4:30-7:30.
  • Visit www.samschowdermobile.com to see the daily schedule.

We are following the health and sanitary guidelines of the San Mateo County Health Department, and other local and government authorities. Please also be aware that gatherings pose a heightened risk of COVID-19 transmission, and that older adults and individuals with existing health conditions are at particularly serious risk if they contract COVID-19 and should not attend. Please practice social distancing at all times.

If you need to reach us, call our main number at 650 712-0245. We have a very small staff at the moment, so please be patient with us. Thank you for helping to support our employees during this time, and we wish you all good health!

News and Reviews: TasteTV 2014 Tasteable California Restaurant Award

TasteTV 2014 Tasteable California Restaurant Award

TasteTV is pleased to announce the winners of the

1st Annual Viewers Choice TASTEABLE CALIFORNIA Restaurant Awards.

All finalist restaurants have either appeared on Season 1 of TasteTV's "TASTEABLE: California" television program on KRCB in the SF Bay Area and Wine Country, or were researched for possible inclusion on the program by TasteTV editors, as well as recommended by associated awards judges composed of Bay Area food & wine writers.

TasteTV-2014-Tasteable-California-imageViewers Choice Voting for the final six winners in each award category took place from May through June 25, 2014.

Associate Awards Judges included: Cookbook Author and writer Anita Chu, Food and Restaurant Writer Leslie Harlib, Chef Gayle Gaggero, Food and Restaurant Writer Amy Sherman, food and chef magazine publisher V. Sheree Williams, Food and Restaurant Writer Mary Ladd, Food and Restaurant Writer Emma Krasov, and restaurateur Cindy Wong-Chen.



1. Sam's Chowder House (HMB)