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Princeton-by-the-Sea, California

Welcome to Princeton-by-the-Sea

Princeton-by-the-Sea is a tight knit community just north of Half Moon Bay and south of Moss Beach on the rugged California coastline. Also known as Princeton, especially by the locals, Princeton-by-the-Sea is a beach and harbor town filled with quaint shops and some of the best restaurants on the coast. Thousands of surfing fans from around the globe visit Princeton each year to check out the world-class surfing competition at Mavericks.

Princceton-by-the-Sea Restaurants

Oceanfront seafood restaurants near Pillar Point Harbor, including Barbara's Fish Trap, and local breweries dominate the Princeton-by-the-Sea dining scene. Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is the ideal oceanfront restaurant for a cold beer and hot appetizers during the annual Maverick's surf competition.

Princeton-by-the-Sea Travel and Attractions

Whale watching tours during November and December or March and April are popular Princeton attractions. Fresh fish and crab can be purchased at Pigeon Point Harbor, or the more adventurous can catch take a commercial fishing boat trip.

Princeton-by-the-Sea Real Estate

Due to Princeton's mild climate, communal beach feel, and close proximity to both San Francisco and the rest of Silicon Valley, Princeton-by-the-Sea real estate has become a sought after place to live.

Princeton-by-the-Sea Community

Just north of Half Moon Bay, Princeton-by-the-Sea's Pillar Point Harbor defines this fertile stretch of Northern California coastline known for boating, yachting and organic farming.