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Muffin Mania -Open for business!

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2 Bayview St, San Rafael, CA 94901-4913
+1 415-485-1027
06:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 15:00
Sat 07:00 - 14:00
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San Rafael, California
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49 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

Excellent selection of fresh muffins made daily Located near by panama hotel in a quaint residential neighborhood

Thank Shari B
San Rafael, California
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

I am often hesitant to try local coffee places as their coffee drinks are often not that wonderful. Not Muffin Mania. Have been coming here for years. Excellent coffee drinks, and wonderful selection of excellent muffins made daily on the premises. They also serve sandwiches and other lunch items and a variety of other pastries. Indoor and outdoor seating. Very... More 

Thank Marney C
northern california
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165 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

Great, friendly neighborhood place for muffins, light breakfast or lunch. You can linger as long as you like in this accommodating place. What old time breakfast and coffee houses used feel like, before many places were closed by the Starbucks of the world...

Thank beardiegal
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

We have been buying muffins at Muffin Mania since 1990. After leaving Marin in 1995 we still stop over at Muffin Mania for muffins and danish whenever we visit San Rafael from the East Coast. They have an excellent selection of muffins and the best cheese danish in Marin and open very early each weekday.

Thank GOA1227
Houston, Texas
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311 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2014 via mobile

Went for late lunch. Variety was low on pastries. Had Chicken Salad Sandwich and Chicken Thai Soup. The Sandwich was delicious and the corn muffin that came with the soup was superb. Had a Gingerbread Tart for dessert with coffee. A fabulous way to end the meal. I'll certainly be back.

Thank Rosalyn D
San Rafael, California, United States
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

Great spot for coffee and a delish muffin, I mean delicious and mostly healthy. Try MM, it's a keeper

Thank Karen P
New Rochelle, New York
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2013 via mobile

Stayed at the panama hotel... This place is right next door and is a gem! Delicious muffins and cuiossants... And my bacon egg and cheese on a cuiossant want to die for!!!!

Thank lulubee8
San Francisco, CA
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189 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2012

Open early, Muffin Mania has so many different types of muffins tethered is something for everyone. I love the cherry muffins. I also love their lattes. They are open for lunch too and I love their huge tuna sandwiches. You get great value for your money here. Also many people from this nice residential neighborhood know each other. Can't say... More 

Thank ElizabethStreetMoM
Boston, MA
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2011

Needed a quick breakfast on our way to the bus station for our early morning trip into San Francisco.

Thank ThurstonActon
San Rafael, California
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2011

An intimate neighborhood center or the best place for a spontaneous need for breakfast or lunch? Muffin Mania is all that and more. The San Rafael Bocce courts (Albert Park area) are less than a block away and what a treat to get a handsomely large delicious berry muffin... and coffee to go....and still not be late for the first... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bayview St, San Rafael, CA 94901-4913
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-485-1027

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?