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Il Davide Restaurant

901 A St Ste A, San Rafael, CA 94901-3025
+1 415-454-8080
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
901 A St Ste A, San Rafael, CA 94901-3025
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ten of us met to share old wines and friendship. The food was good, particularly the bruschetta, and the calamari fritti. Time scallops with black truffle butter were painfully salty. The waiter offered to replace them, but the two of us who ordered them didn’t...More

Thank Zin3
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Il Davide's based on my girlfriends input. I found the restaurant to be very noisy, we had reservations for 8:30 PM. I ordered the Pollo Alla Parmigiana Il Davide, and my girlfriend had the Agnolotti Di Anatra Affumicato (duck ravioli). I thought...More

Thank vir94545
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Visited on a Sunday evening with our son and his partner. Though it was very busy, we had great service from our waiter. Started out with an amazing Tuscan wine from their extensive wine list. Three of us ordered their special of grilled Chilean sea...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

You may be able to drop in for lunch, but dinner is a full house. Food is Italian and excellent. The place is a bit small and the happy talk does get up there. But, it is worth it.

Thank edwardTiburon
Reviewed 21 December 2017

When I went to Il Davide a couple of years ago, I thought their food was fine, but not exceptional, especially for the Bay Area, where we have so many excellent restaurants. But my last two visits show that they have improved significantly - every...More

Thank mistereks
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Came here with a group of friends for lunch. We each ordered a different pasta and shared tastes. We all have to say each one was a hit! The service was very friendly. Our server was very helpful with selections. The atmosphere is very warm...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

A wonderful place to enjoy a meal. The food is amazing, the atmosphere is warm and inviting, and the staff is welcoming. An enjoyable experience.

1  Thank Where2GoWhere2go
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Davide is an amazing chef and his beautiful personality shines in every carefully prepared dish. He goes over the top. Exquisite and amazingly creative, yet classically controlled. Dining at Il Davide is a warm, inviting and perfectly balanced experience.

Thank Belle M
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is consistently an excellent restaurant. The best Italian Restaurant in Marin. The owner is extremely talented in every way.

Thank Leigha F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We always have a great experience here. Either just the two of us or with friends. Delicious food and drink, and really good service. A perennial favorite.

Thank Anne M
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Kate B
4 March 2018|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
This is a question for the restaurant, not the reviewer. Advice calling the restaurant directly ASAP.
4 November 2017|
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Response from telela2014 | Reviewed this property |
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23 March 2017|
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Response from marinpartyof4 | Reviewed this property |
They have a private room that can accommodate 40+
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 A St Ste A, San Rafael, CA 94901-3025
    (3rd and 4th)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-454-8080
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