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Farley Bar

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American, Bar, Pub
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601 Murray Circle, Sausalito, CA
+1 415-339-4750
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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West Midlands
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We've Led in here one evening when the sky was blue and there was no fog. We sat on the porch facing the ocean and looking at the Golden Gate Bridge. There were 6 of us and we sat on a bench. had drinks to start with - had a hot gin cocktail with jalapeno pepper! Hot. Range of drinks... More 

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Thank BrodieB
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear BrodieB, It is delightful to hear that you enjoyed our Farley Bar outside on the porch, facing the ocean and looking out to the Golden Gate Bridge. We are glad that you tried our hot gin cocktail with jalapeno pepper and fancied the nibbles in which you ordered. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you and your... More 

Bakersfield, California
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327 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most immediately inviting bars we've been in. The dark woods, including the ceiling, and rich leather furniture invite you to get cozy. It would be easy to pass a couple of hours here. Everything about the atmosphere is relaxing. There is an outside patio that is a wonderful choice, too. They have some great cocktail... More 

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Thank Jon R
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear Jon R, We are very happy to hear that Farley Bar was one of the most inviting bars you have visited. We agree with you that it is a very cozy setting with the dark wood/ceiling and leather furniture. We are glad that you enjoyed our bartender's recommendation for the St. George local gin. We will be sure to... More 

San Francisco, California
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95 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We stopped by the bar on a whim on a Monday evening, with a baby stroller in tow. We sat out on the balcony with plenty of room and a nice view--it's a treat when the weather is right (actually, it's a treat even when the weather is not right). The servers were great and attentive (and they loved the... More 

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Thank Matt C
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear Matt C, Thank you for coming to Farley Bar on a whim on a Monday evening. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your bottle of wine and snacks as well. I look forward to passing on your wonderful feedback in regards to our servers. Cavallo Point is family and dog friendly and we always get excited to... More 

Fountain Valley, California
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345 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

We stayed a couple of nights at Cavallo Point and the night we arrived we really just wanted something casual and not having to dress a bit for dinner. So, we headed to Farley Bar and it is a treasure. It does get busy, but it makes for a fun and lively atmosphere. I ordered one of their seasonal cocktails,... More 

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Thank beetrvln
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear beetrvln, The way you describe some of the items in which you ordered at our Farley Bar is incredible. I am thinking that you must be in the food industry by the way you use your words to describe a dish so well. We are so happy that you enjoyed our menu at Farley Bar and especially excited that... More 

Naples, Florida
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

We stayed at the hotel so ate in the bar twice. Food was good and the bartender made great drinks. It was warm enough to sit outside so the stunning views of the Golden Gate bridge made it even better!

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Thank Janet G
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear Janet G, Thank you for coming to our Farley Bar during your Cavallo Point stay. I am so pleased that you enjoyed sitting outside and taking in the breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge. Please come join us again soon and try our Murray Circle restaurant as well. Murray Circle is local, seasonal California cuisine, much like that... More 

Ireland
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Great food, good buzz. You can choose to sit indoors or on the verandah. Wonderful fireplace. Big screen TVs for sports games. Delicious food ranging from snacks to meals. Service wise: Javier & Pierre were excellent.

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Thank DoeSmith
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear DoeSmith, We think "Homey, with character," is an absolute wonderful description of our Farley Bar. We are pleased that you enjoyed your experience and enjoyed the array of items on our menu. We will be sure to let Javier & Pierre know of their wonderful service. Thank you very much for sharing this fantastic review. Yours Sincerely, Brendan Carlin... More 

California
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Perfect end to a lovely hike in Marin with friends. We ordered the burger and the 'lettuce gems'- both were super delicious! Especially the burger was out of this world! And never leave this place without ordering their truffle fries!!!!😋 The ambience was tastefully done with a view to die for! Need an excuse to visit for dinner now😊

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Thank amyztravelz
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear amyztravelz, We are pleased that you enjoyed your lunch with us at Farley Bar and look forward to welcoming you back for dinner. We hope you find your excuse to visit for dinner very soon. We will be sure to pass on your wonderful feedback to our executive chef. Have a lovely day. Yours Sincerely, Brendan Carlin General Manager More 

Tiburon, California
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130 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Farley Bar is a great place to enjoy an adult beverage by one of the two fireplaces on a rainy day. the view from the porch of the Golden Gate Bridge & San Francisco is outstanding. And on a sunny day here is also a patio area with a firepit adjacent to the building- also with spectacular views. This is... More 

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2 Thank SurFun5389
jeff R, Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear Jim P, We are so pleased that our Farley Bar is one of your favorite places to visit after a long day. Rain or shine you enjoy our lovely bar and we thank you so much for sharing this lovely review. We hope to see you again soon. Have a lovely rest of your afternoon. Yours Sincerely, Farley Bar... More 

Regensburg, Germany
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47 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

The bar serves very good drinks and smaller food items ... Everything tasted very good and the presentation of the food and drinks was very nice too

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1 Thank ChristianKBoston
jeff R, Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear ChristianKBoston, Thank you for your lovely review of our Farley Bar. We are delighted that you liked our menu and presentation of our food and drink. We wish to welcome you back again soon very. Yours Sincerely, Farley Bar Management More 

Mill Valley
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Fabulous service by Fredrick! Lunch was outstanding. Cozy upscale atmosphere in the bar on a windy day. Fabulous Sancerre. Excellent experience overall! Highly recommend this place.

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Thank Margaret L
jeff R, Manager at Farley Bar, responded to this review

Dear Margaret L, We are extremely pleased that you had an outstanding lunch with us at Farley Bar. We cannot wait to tell Fredrick your feedback regarding his service. Thank you so much for sharing this lovely review with us. We look forward to your return and to welcoming you back. Have a great rest of your afternoon. Yours Sincerely,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Murray Circle, Sausalito, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Sausalito
  • Phone Number: +1 415-339-4750
Description
Just like its namesake Farley, the popular San Francisco Chronicle comic-strip character created by the late Phil Frank, Farley Bar is a Bay Area favorite. Understated and relaxing, it offers a small-plate menu, creative cocktails, cozy fireplaces, leather club chairs, and a bar crafted from a fallen tree. Farley Bar's merry mix of lodge guests and locals provides the social heart of Cavallo Point.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?