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L'Appart Resto

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636 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960-2659
+1 415-256-9884
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11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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San Anselmo, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely spot to sit outside when the weather is balmy. Service is attentive [not haughty] Excellent wine list. We particularly love their P.E.I. mussels and the escargot. Great desserts too.

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Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were seven, partly new to that establishment. Service was attentive, professional and asdisting. The wines were superb- a Bordeaux and a Napa one; the Bordeaux won. The food was eclectic; the Ongle steak was just superb, and the Artichoke was the best we ate for some time. An appropriate digestif would have made that dinner the perfect one.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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333 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Our dining experience here was most enjoyable: a very pleasant atmosphere, and we enjoyed Olivier's wry humour. The food was of a high quality, and we are keen to return. A small detail was that, even inside the restaurant, we felt a little cold on the April evening we were there.

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Thank mrandmrs111
OlivierCriado, Owner at L'Appart Resto, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your review, It is really important for us to read about your experience and use your feedback to get better! See you soon. Olivier and Alex More 

San Francisco Bay Area
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103 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a great little restaurant in downtown San Anselmo. It has a very laid-back atmosphere - in the summer, if you have a dog, you are welcome to have him/her under your table (of course, good dogs only!) We often just "drop in" here during brunch, or if I don't feel like cooking in the evening (who said that...)... More 

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OlivierCriado, Owner at L'Appart Resto, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your review, It is really important for us to read about your experience and use your feedback to get better! See you soon. Olivier and Alex More 

San Anselmo, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

If you want some excellent French cooking in a laid-back atmosphere, this is the place. They also have lovely outdoor seating and it's very kid friendly. Very good wine list as well!

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San Anselmo, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

It is a small restaurant so service is efficient and pleasant. The menu is typical of a French cuisine inspired bistro and quite authentic.

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Thank cfoeg
OlivierCriado, Owner at L'Appart Resto, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your review, It is really important for us to read about your experience and use your feedback to get better! See you soon. Olivier and Alex More 

San Anselmo, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The food was incredibly good, but the wait time was exceptionally long, and that was on a Monday night. It took 15 minutes to even get a drink order in and it took almost 2 1/2 hours to complete the meal. They had two waiters. One poor waiter was also having to work the bar. He was very polite and... More 

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Thank Doreen246
OlivierCriado, Owner at L'Appart Resto, responded to this review

Hi, I am Olivier, one of L'Appart Resto owners, I would like to thank yo for your review, and apologize about the service that didn't reach our standards. I was not expecting MLK monday night to be that busy and obviously should have schedule one more person at least. I hope to see you again soon, and will make sure... More 

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Reviewed 27 November 2016

One of the few restaurants open for Thanksgiving Dinner. The menu was prix fixe @ 45 per person - way more food than the two of us usually eat. They very kindly allowed us to split one meal. The ambience was very pleasant, the service really top of the line and the food just right.

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Thank millvalle
OlivierCriado, Owner at L'Appart Resto, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your review, It is really important for us to read about your experience and use your feedback to get better! See you soon. Olivier and Alex More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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530 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Real nice French restaurant with friendly waiters and a nice area to sit outside. I ordered moules et frites which were brought to my table promptly, fantastically cooked and presented and with a smile on the face of the waiter. A good place to eat!

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Thank jackmoore93
OlivierCriado, Owner at L'Appart Resto, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your review, It is really important for us to read about your experience and use your feedback to get better! See you soon. Olivier and Alex More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The best French food wthout the attitude! We moved from the Bay Area to the east coast a year ago and have yet to find a place like L'Appart. The service is impeccable, the food cooked perfectly in a casual yet elegant atmosphere, we are staying with friends and wanted to introduce them to this place and they can't wait... More 

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OlivierCriado, Owner at L'Appart Resto, responded to this review

Thanks for your visit and your review, It is really important for us to read about your experience and use your feedback to get better! See you soon. Olivier and Alex More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 636 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960-2659
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Anselmo
  • Phone Number: +1 415-256-9884
Description
Casual french restaurant, kids friendly (kid menu available).

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?