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Food and restaurants in Marin County

Top restaurants

French Restaurant
“Features a wonderful antique bar with French aperitifs, unique and traditional cocktails, an award-winning Rhone-Alone winelist, a seasonal menu, cheese & charcuterie platters, and outdoor garden patio seating. If you are a beer fan they serve Pliny the Elder!”
  • 81 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Just 10-15 minutes away, owned by the Grateful Dead's Phil Lesh - live music almost every night, and great food! Can eat outside on warm nights near the water”
  • 80 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“One of our favorites - great pizzas, and can sit outside around their huge fire ring, or play a game of bocce!”
  • 79 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Completely dedicated to renewable seafood and organic produce, bought locally. Our favorite is the Saigon Salmon Sandwich - most seating is outside on the dock.”
  • 80 locals recommend
Latin American Restaurant
“Amazing Puerto Rican cuisine! A cult favorite amongst locals and visitors. Watch out for lines, though. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“The best place for Sushi and Japanese food in Marin County. With fish being delivered fresh from Tokyo to Sausalito, it’s on the pricey side but well worth it.”
  • 68 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Casual counter-service high-quality Mexican spot. Amazing enchiladas, tamales and tacos. ”
  • 64 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“A long-time Marin County favorite that is just off highway 101. Great spot for brunch, dinner or happy hour.”
  • 54 locals recommend

Cafes

Concert Hall
“This state-of-the-art facility owned by Grateful Dead member Bob Weir hosts top-billing headliners. A big plus is that it’s still small enough to be right there in front with the band! A full service bar and restaurant too.”
  • 90 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“Features a wonderful antique bar with French aperitifs, unique and traditional cocktails, an award-winning Rhone-Alone winelist, a seasonal menu, cheese & charcuterie platters, and outdoor garden patio seating. If you are a beer fan they serve Pliny the Elder!”
  • 81 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Casual counter service breakfast and lunch spot on Sonoma square. Delicious organic farm to table food, with cozy seating in their garden. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Organic, healthy and delicious! Perfect for a pit-stop snack, for brunch or lunch.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“A good place for a coffee. Now you can also have un lunch there. It gives you an idea of Mill Valley spirit.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Bakery
“Della Attoria Café is located in the old US Bakery building (circa 1860) in downtown Petaluma. The aromas of freshly baked pastries and breads have continuously filled the space for over 150 years. Visit this spacious and meticulously decorated cafe and enjoy delicious, wholesome food, beautifully prepared and presented. In addition to daily fresh bread and pastries, poached ranch eggs on Della toast jumpstarts a day like almost nothing else.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bookshop
“Great veggie sandwiches and light breakfasts, croissants/ people trolling, heart of mill valley, lots of newspapers to read if you feel like it. good vibe”
  • 34 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Perfect, surfer's coffee shop with some of the best coffee in the Bay Area. Be ready to wait in line. You could also go to the Equator in downtown Mill Valley, but I like this location best.”
  • 28 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Della Attoria Café is located in the old US Bakery building (circa 1860) in downtown Petaluma. The aromas of freshly baked pastries and breads have continuously filled the space for over 150 years. Visit this spacious and meticulously decorated cafe and enjoy delicious, wholesome food, beautifully prepared and presented. In addition to daily fresh bread and pastries, poached ranch eggs on Della toast jumpstarts a day like almost nothing else.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bakery
“Coffee and DELICIOUS pastries, take away or eat in at the window bar (space limited).”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bakery
“Local favorite. This little bakery can get pretty busy and while it’s a little pricey, their baked goods and breakfast\lunch food is pretty spectacular. Comforts is around the corner and is also very delicious! Downtown San Anselmo is also a really cute place to explore too and walk off your meal.. Check out Imagination park with the Indiana Jones and Yoda statues.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great for lunch, sit outside or take out and bring home. Awesome for breakfast parties and good coffee too!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Donut Shop
“The sea salt, Carmel incrusted buttermilk, handmade doughnut. What? yes, its true. But that depends on the day. You have to be flexible in your wants, but everything is yummmmy.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“Great sandwiches and pastry selection. Its a townie favorite. Grab some eats and head to the Square across the street. Seating is limited!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bakery
“The have great breakfast and lunch, amazing baked goods. Their salads are delish.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
“An institution in Larkspur. Italian pastries, paninis, gelato and of course espresso. They made my wedding cake (the San Francesco). Great people watching inside that spills out onto the sidewalk tables. Local hangout. ”
  • 15 locals recommend