Guidebook for San Rafael

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Guidebook for San Rafael

Arts & Culture

Very popular concert venue - also restaurant and bar on the water.
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Terrapin Crossroads
100 Yacht Club Drive
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Very popular concert venue - also restaurant and bar on the water.
Great independent movie theatre for off-the-beaten-track movies.
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Smith Rafael Film Center
1118 4th Street
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Great independent movie theatre for off-the-beaten-track movies.

Food Scene

Yummy, upscale food, does brunch too, super cute spot right down the street (you can walk if you are ok with one hill)
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Panama Hotel
4 Bayview Street
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Yummy, upscale food, does brunch too, super cute spot right down the street (you can walk if you are ok with one hill)
Delicious Indian food - lunch buffet too.
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Lotus Cuisine of India
704 4th Street
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Delicious Indian food - lunch buffet too.
Great Thai food & atmosphere in downtown San Rafael (I am partial to running water, and they have a wall fountain in the restaurant)
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My Thai Restaurant
1230 4th Street
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Great Thai food & atmosphere in downtown San Rafael (I am partial to running water, and they have a wall fountain in the restaurant)
organic Mexican food, great drinks
Green Chile Kitchen
1335 4th Street
organic Mexican food, great drinks
Yummy food! Super crowded, but has take out too and is one of the few restaurants around that delivers to your door. If you want a sandwich, try it on flat plantains rather than bread - so good!
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Sol Food
901 Lincoln Avenue
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Yummy food! Super crowded, but has take out too and is one of the few restaurants around that delivers to your door. If you want a sandwich, try it on flat plantains rather than bread - so good!
Upscale delicious food
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Insalata's
120 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard
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Upscale delicious food
Awesome eclectic and somewhat pricey Mexican food, feels like you are in a lodge in Lake Tahoe, great Margaritas
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Marinitas
218 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard
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Awesome eclectic and somewhat pricey Mexican food, feels like you are in a lodge in Lake Tahoe, great Margaritas
Really good coffee, amazing pastries, full-on European atmosphere, columns, glass pastry displays, etc. Not the closest coffee shop, but worth it for the setting, decor & food quality & nearby shops.
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Emporio Rulli
464 Magnolia Avenue
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Really good coffee, amazing pastries, full-on European atmosphere, columns, glass pastry displays, etc. Not the closest coffee shop, but worth it for the setting, decor & food quality & nearby shops.
If you're needing healthy fresh-squeezed veggie & fruit juices, wraps & coffee.
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Café del Soul
1408 4th Street
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If you're needing healthy fresh-squeezed veggie & fruit juices, wraps & coffee.
The closest independent local coffee shop (there's a Starbucks closer if you really want it ;-) )
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Aroma Cafe
1122 4th Street
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The closest independent local coffee shop (there's a Starbucks closer if you really want it ;-) )
Good affordable down-to-earth food with outdoor seating sidewalk-style. Crepes, eggs, etc. for breakfast all day, and salads, sandwiches & burgers for lunch.
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Crepevine Restaurant
1133 4th Street
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Good affordable down-to-earth food with outdoor seating sidewalk-style. Crepes, eggs, etc. for breakfast all day, and salads, sandwiches & burgers for lunch.
Great brunch food! Outdoor seating too.
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Woodlands Cafe
799 College Avenue
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Great brunch food! Outdoor seating too.
I'm sure the French fare is all good, but the high-end burgers are so darn good that I can't seem to order anything else!
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Le Comptoir
1301 4th St
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I'm sure the French fare is all good, but the high-end burgers are so darn good that I can't seem to order anything else!

Essentials

Groceries & deli food (including good burritos)
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Whole Foods Market
340 3rd Street
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Groceries & deli food (including good burritos)
Cheap groceries
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Trader Joe's
337 3rd Street
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Cheap groceries
Closest grocery store, great prices, some organic selections.
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Sprouts Farmers Market
655 Irwin Street
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Closest grocery store, great prices, some organic selections.

Everything Else

Closest hiking - lots of beautiful trails with views of the water, bike-friendly. If you don't mind driving further, try Muir Woods (redwoods), Mt. Tam, Pt. Reyes National Seashore or Bon Tempe Lake.
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China Camp State Park
100 China Camp Village Rd
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Closest hiking - lots of beautiful trails with views of the water, bike-friendly. If you don't mind driving further, try Muir Woods (redwoods), Mt. Tam, Pt. Reyes National Seashore or Bon Tempe Lake.
Hip newer mall with some good restaurants, shops, yoga studio, organic Three Twins ice-cream shop, etc. Movie theatre across the street.
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Larkspur Landing Circle
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Hip newer mall with some good restaurants, shops, yoga studio, organic Three Twins ice-cream shop, etc. Movie theatre across the street.