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The Pelican Inn Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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10 Pacific Way, Muir Beach, CA 94965-9729
+1 415-383-6000
11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't eat. Didn't drink. The setting was just a nice place to relax. Very reminiscent of an English inn. Great place for photos and I am sure the food is worth the while.

Thank adventurefamily05
Kelowna, Canada
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135 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this delightful spot more by accident than intent, due to the highway being closed. It is delightful, actually feels like a real English pub & a lovely spot to sit for lunch and wile away a few hours. We had a lovely lunch with a pint each and while it wasn't cheap, it was very pleasant. The last... More 

Thank JeannineBC
1 review
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Buffet ok. Food ok. The service... not ok. Our server wasn't even busy but seemed bothered to be waiting on us.

Thank JDP17
Hong Kong, China
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142 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

This is the most interesting in I have ever seen. Make sure you ask for the history book to read while you are there. The place is made from reclaimed first growth redwood, the bar is amazing, it's a must for Bay area visitors...

Thank pinyinok
Charlotte, North Carolina
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152 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The atmosphere of this old pub is what you need to go to the pelican for. And maybe the ale. The food was average and expensive. Muir beach is just a short walk down the road.

Thank Nightowl_RN
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We stopped in here after a winter walk along the beach and building a few sandcastles with a 2 year old. We chose to eat in the bar as it was a Sunday and the restaurant had a carvery instead of a la carte. The food was good - fish and chips and beef stew and a sandwich for the... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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131 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

A must visit when in Muir Beach. Had Sunday Brunch and was very nice, and fine beer selection. Atmosphere is super, sat out back on covered/heated patio.

Thank Todd S
Auburn, California
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A luncheon visit to the Pelican Inn is something everyone should carve time for into their day in the Muir Beach area. The old world feel and decor of this place is a perfect match for your day at the beach. The food is a bit spendy so don't go famished though unless you want to take part in the... More 

Thank Mariesdottir
Cleveland, Ohio
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Loved the atmosphere of The Pelican Inn, casual and cozy and a great place to bring your dog or stop post hike or bike ride

Thank Karen P
Norwich UK
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106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We had a light lunch here .. Whole ambience was of a Uk pub that had got a bit left behind .. and being offered beers I can buy at home was really weird. Pelican ale went down well .. but the ploughmans was nothing like a Uk ploughmans .. not enough cheese, no pickled onion ( despite the menu... More 

Thank fidgetbuzz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Pacific Way, Muir Beach, CA 94965-9729
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Muir Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 415-383-6000

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?