Restaurants

Top Choice Puerto Rican in San Rafael

Sol Food Puerto Rican Cuisine

Lazy ceiling fans, a profusion of tropical plants and the pulse of Latin rhythms create a soothing atmosphere for delicious dishes like a jíbaro sandwich (thinly sliced steak served on green plantains) and other isl…
Californian in Point Reyes Station

Nick’s Cove

At this vintage-1930s roadhouse perched over Tomales Bay, trophy heads are mounted on knotty pine walls and there's a roaring fireplace. Book a window table to birdwatch while you sup on impeccable seafood, wood-fir…
Modern American in Point Reyes Station

Marin Sun Farms

Locally raised, grass-fed meats are the specialty of this whole-animal butcher committed to supporting sustainable agriculture and family farmers and ranchers. Spotlighted on the restaurant menu are house-made sausa…
Pub Food in Muir Beach

Pelican Inn

The oh-so-English Pelican Inn is Muir Beach’s only commercial establishment. Hikers, cyclists and families come for pub lunches inside its timbered restaurant and cozy bar, perfect for a pint, a game of darts and wa…
Indian in Sausalito

Avatar’s

Boasting a cuisine of ‘ethnic confusions,’ the Indian fusion dishes here incorporate Mexican, Italian and Caribbean ingredients and will bowl you over with their flavor and creativity. Think Punjabi enchilada with c…
Deli in Point Reyes Station

Cowgirl Creamery at Tomales Bay Foods

An indoor marketplace in an old barn sells picnic items, including gourmet cheeses and organic produce. Reserve a spot in advance for the artisanal cheesemaker’s demonstration and tasting ($5); watch the curd-making…
Seafood in Point Reyes National Seashore

Hog Island Oyster Company

North of Point Reyes Station, you’ll find the salty turnout for Hog Island Oyster Company. There’s hardly much to see: just some picnic tables and BBQ grills, an outdoor cafe and a window selling their famously silk…
Seafood in Sausalito

Fish

Chow down on seafood sandwiches, BBQ oysters and a Dungeness crab roll with organic local butter at redwood picnic tables facing Richardson Bay. A local leader in promoting fresh and sustainably caught fish, this pl…
American in Stinson Beach

Parkside Café

Famous for its hearty breakfasts and lunches, this old-fashioned eatery next to the beach serves wood-fired pizzas and excellent coastal cuisine like Tomales Bay oysters and king salmon at dinner, when reservations …
American in Bolinas

Coast Cafe

The only ‘real’ restaurant in town, everyone jockeys for outdoor seats among the flowerboxes for fish and chips, barbecued oysters, or buttermilk pancakes with damn good coffee. Live music Thursday and Sunday nights…