Offering seaside dining since 1927, Nick's Restaurant at Rockaway Beach is a local institution with sweeping views of the Pacific. Stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner in the dining room, or head to the horseshoe bar in the cocktail lounge for drinks and appetizers.
On Friday and Saturday nights, Nick's features live music and dancing from 8 p.m. - midnight; check their website for a schedule of upcoming performers.
Nick's Restaurant, Pacifica
Stay at the Point Montara Lighthouse Hostel, 7 miles south of Pacifica.