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Sol Food Puerto Rican Cuisine

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Caribbean, Latin,
903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
+1 415-451-4765
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
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121 - 130 of 535 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I do not like to stand in long lines to pay someone good money even if it is to eat decent food. This restaurant has a bit of a captive audience since the area has a dearth of reasonably-priced, not-so-boring food. There is always a...More

Thank minal p
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I'm pretty much a creature of habit and get either the Cubano or the Pollo al Horno. The pink beans are pretty much always on the order as is a bottle of their Pique sauce, you can't get enough of that no matter how many...More

Thank coreycsteele
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Honestly, I want to tell you the line is horrendous, that you should stay away, but mainly I just want to tell you that Marvin is a super waiter, and that whatever you order will be superb. Now, annoying boys we had to share a...More

Thank kcdenman
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We discovered Sol's the day she opened in that tiny crazy funky indoor outdoor with a ton of banana trees in huge tin drums and evocative decor on 4th and Lincoln in San Rafael. We still think of it as "our place" even though it...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

A friend asked me if I've ever been to Sol Puertorican food. I said,"I eat Puertorican food all the time, my grandma cooks it the best, I have never been happy with Puertorican restaurants. " Of course, we are Puertorican. We were asked several times...More

1  Thank Sky G
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Eating here was Great! I am a true foodie and LOVE finding great restaurants! Order & pay first, then find a table, food is quick & fresh! Seating is communal sit where there is an open spot.. and meet some new friends.... Enjoy....

1  Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I started going to Sol Food when it was on 4th Street with seating for about 12. With its new high profile much larger location just off 101 at 3rd and Lincoln and its expanded menu it has become a go to place for meat...More

Thank REH999
Reviewed 6 August 2016

If you have to work...and drive in the Bay Area, at least one can take some respite in something "different". Now, in the interest of transparency, I did not choose the restaurant; my colleague conducted a Google search of eating establishments near us following a...More

Thank CEUS69
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I work down the road. I have been coming here for many years. The food is crazy good. If it is a pork dish you will be eating heaven.

Thank Kirk W
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The experience was a bit disappointing considering the restaurant is ranked #1 in the area There was a big line of people waiting to get into the restaurant Even after 3pm on a Saturday Me and my friend ordered the pollo al horno and the...More

Thank golan s
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Response from L L | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
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Response from 99MD2015 | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't. Tables and sitting is rustic and limited. It's on first come first basis.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-451-4765
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