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128 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, San Anselmo, CA 94960-2539 (Bank Street)
+1 415-454-8900
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon 11:30 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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San Anselmo, California
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This place gets a poor rating because I have had to send my steak back countless times. How hard is to cook a steak medium. That is pink in the middle and NOT RED! They cut the steak into pieces after they cook it and they still can't get it correct. WTF! I'm a local and my family likes to... More 

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Thank analyze_SA
San Anselmo, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome! It's our regular spot. Great choices for both vegetarian and non, and the service is great too. It's a place for everyone to go and feel comfortable and get a great meal. Kids are welcomed and everyone is made to feel comfortable.

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Thank wendyn605
San Anselmo, California
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Good food in an eclectic atmosphere. Five dollar margaritas and great guacamole from 4-6. The service is fair. It can turn into a rowdy sports bar if there isn't important game happening

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Thank CynthiaGreenberg
Cozumel, Mexico
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112 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I came her becuase I heard this place had a nice bar and was a good place to meet people. I brought my good friend who was visting from Wisconsin to join me. We sat down at the bar and after some time eventually were approached by the bartender. Talk about a person with an attitude. Zero warmth and personality.... More 

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Larkspur, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Fish tacos were pretty good. 2 on a plate. Spouse had carnitas which was plentiful, and took rest home to make an omelet the next morning. Special watermelon Margarita was excellent. Parking is difficult, street parking in San Anselmo. Service was very good.

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Thank Patti L
Salt Lake City, Utah
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144 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 373 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This was a return visit for several of our group who love the vegetarian menu options. We were a large group in a busy and noisy section. Service was a little slow but attentive. The food was delicious. From the chips and delicious salsa options to the guacamoles to the entrees to the churros it was all fresh, innovative, made... More 

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Thank Kbecjeans
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I specially enjoy their well done vegetarian plate. Husband like the meat dishes. Nothing to complain about. Will be back many times.

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Thank AlexandraGreat
Tiburon, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I dine here occasionally when I want to go out for a tasty, well-prepared casual dinner. The food is good, the drinks are well-made, and the atmosphere is lively. At times, it can be a little too noisy. On the weekends, it's extremely busy so making a reservation is advised. It's a great place if you want to go out... More 

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Sonoma, California
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314 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

You will like this place for it atmosphere and good food but for our taste most items are way over salted. If your OK with their sodium level, food will be enjoyable. We had fish and beef tacos. Both orders came with two generous tacos on the plate. Beans and rice are extra but not needed unless your real hungry.... More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Best time, fun night and good food! If you want to go to a fun and crowded place, this is the place! Bar is fun to watch the game! Loved the chicken enchiladas!

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Thank Hedy F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, San Anselmo, CA 94960-2539
    (Bank Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Anselmo
  • Phone Number: +1 415-454-8900
Description
Marinitas features a menu inspired by dishes found throughout Mexico and Latin America using local and seasonal products. Through the collaboration of Heidi Krahling and Frank Villa, Marinitas delivers Latin focused lusciousness that is an exciting blend of the new and the familiar.
The wine list mainly draws from the expansive selections of the best wine makers from Argentina and Chile. Cocktails focus on the silver and gold liquors of Central and South America. The bar is dedicated to classic cocktail preparations including citrus juice squeezed to order, house made sweet and sour made from unrefined cane sugars, along with the highest quality mixers. Beers include a full Mexican selection from light Lagers to dark regional Latin micro-brewed Ales.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?