Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is committed to supporting environmentally friendly policies, including using and serving sustainable seafood and produce whenever possible. Our company adheres to the Monterey Aquarium Seafood Watch Program. What that means for our customers is they can always trust that the seafood they order in our restaurant has been fished or farmed in ways that have less impact on the environment. In recognition of our efforts to purchase and/or serve local products, we are a perennial San Mateo County As Fresh As It Gets Platinum Award Winner.
There are few events in the surfing world as exciting as the annual Mavericks Challenge California Surf Contest. This one-day, invitation-only surfing competition is held at the legendary Mavericks surf break just minutes away from Half Moon Bay Brewing Co., 20 minutes south of San Francisco. What makes the Mavericks Challenge so special? Winter storms in the Pacific Ocean can sometimes drive waves that rise as high as 60 feet. These conditions draw the best surfers from around the world to test their skills on some the biggest and most dangerous waves to be found anywhere on earth.