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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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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (92 reviews)
“sandwich” (49 reviews)
“chicken” (63 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

It's nice caribbean style food. What more to say? Remarkably popular, counter service, sit where you can, always a line out the door. No alcohol, I like that.

Thank Charlie Q
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I have eaten here for 5 years and sol food is one of those special restaurants that you all ways crave after you experience it. It is all ways consistent in being top notch quality food. Never disappointed,even when I get it to go its...More

Thank Rootsog
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I just had my worst customer service experience of my life. Tonight, I ordered food for delivery- over the phone. The food was delivered, but the driver didn't have change. He didn't offer any alternatives- just kept saying that I should give him what I...More

Thank Alison Frances M
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We thought that 6 pm on a Saturday was early enough to avoid the line but there were at least 10 outside the door. To our relief (we we really tired and hungry from a 12 mile hike), the line kept moving. Being seated after...More

Thank Suet L
Reviewed 13 March 2018

took an old friend to her favorite place the food was delicious the place is clean and spotless and full but not overcrowded we even found parking in front of the place we will certainly return again

Thank redcharlotte
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Great food, fantastic atmosphere. Long wait but absolutely worth it. The decor is fun and funky. Order the flan and the mango juice.

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 5 March 2018

You know this place is good the second you drive by because the line to place your order is usualy out the door. and if you have had a meal here then you know for sure its a don't want to miss it experience. the...More

Thank DJ N
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is a neat little spot in the heart of San Rafael. But we've never been (the line is always really long). Instead we took advantage of their massive delivery service. A delivery service so speedy that it must be similar to getting your food...More

Thank john S
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This beautifully appointed cozy restaurant is a foodie delight and truly transports me back to many wonderful Puerto Rican memories. The atmosphere is fun and the decor is too including a wall of old doors. Food so good I returned two days in a row...More

Thank ViewsAndReviews
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Expected more from here, great location but not was I had in mind. The Cuban sandwich was delish though I wish they had more variety of Puerto Rican cuisine. Empanadas and such for grab and go. Would give it another try for sure.

Thank Elsie T
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MaryB1155
30 June 2017|
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Response from Rachell S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely.
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Diane B
30 November 2016|
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Response from L L | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
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brbrlustig
9 March 2016|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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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