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Drake's Beach Cafe - CLOSED

1 Drakes Beach Rd, Inverness, CA 94937-9712
+1 415-669-1297
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average33%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
26 May 2013
“Uh no.”
8 Apr 2013
“Ehh..”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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1 Drakes Beach Rd, Inverness, CA 94937-9712
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Reviewed 27 May 2013

The staff is very friendly but the menu is ridiculous. We paid 15 bucks for a children's grilled cheese and some garlic fries and that was the cheapest thing on the menu. the fries were good but the sandwich was bad, the cheese wasnt even...More

2  Thank teamventure4
Reviewed 8 April 2013 via mobile

I'd like to start off with something positive..the homemade cookies they sold were delicious..and the family who operated the restaurant was very nice. Unfortunately the food was disappointing. The clam chowder was not thick and creamy like a chowder should be but was more like...More

2  Thank schlife05
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We stopped here for a snack before exploring the beach. The folks running the counter looked overwhelmed, even though it wasn't that busy when we arrived. We had to ask for our drinks, which weren't given to us when we ordered. The garlic fries were...More

1  Thank puttopal
Reviewed 6 January 2013

From the reviews I read here I really expected something more. It really just is sort of a fast food cafe, the athmosphere is more like a burger joint than a restaurant. The food is OK, nothing special, service is also ok. The salad that...More

Thank Phoonzang
Reviewed 28 September 2012

Go for a walk on the beach, and warm up with coffee, hot cocoa, tasty fish and chips, local oysters, or a burger. Nothing fancy but very tasty.

Thank kkhsf
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I liked the fish and chips with garlic added to the the fries. I didn't like as much the clam chowder since we couldn't find much clams and the broth was not thick and creamy but we did find plenty of potatoes, onions and carrots...More

Thank shogundad
Reviewed 5 December 2011

While the restaurant is rustic, the food is actually good. The beach and views from the restaurant are stunning. Try this cafe for lunch, you won't be disappointed.

Thank jjojr
Reviewed 9 February 2010

We went here April 2009 for dinner - the standard burger joint turns into an incredible intimate restaurant. I think we had 4-5 courses starting with bread, olive oil and olives, and then smoked trout blini, english pea flan, blood orange salad,choice or lamb or...More

Thank AnnetheRaven
Reviewed 29 August 2009

This was one of the highlights of our Fall 2008 vacation to the San Francisco area. After spending 4 days there, we started to tour the surrounding country -- going first to Point Reyes. While there we decided (well in advance) to have dinner at...More

3  Thank Weston66
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  • Address: 1 Drakes Beach Rd, Inverness, CA 94937-9712
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +1 415-669-1297
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