Storied institutions all,
Marin’s local dives are
known for their drinks,
quirks and regulars.
THE MAYFLO WER PUB Modeled
after a pub in the British Isles,
this spot serves British and Irish
fare and the ideal atmosphere for
catching up or catching a (likely
soccer) game. (San Rafael)
OLD WESTERN SALOON
The perfect stopover after a
day of coastal exploration, this
old bar serves up character
with its cocktails. (Point Reyes
2AM CLUB A fabled local
gathering place, “The Deuce”
features pool tables, unpretentious libations and one of Charlie
Deal’s legendary toilet guitars
hung behind the bar. (Mill Valley)
Cocktails are great, but they’re even
better accompanied by a well-executed
menu of snacks. Marin’s best bar
bites are renowned — think Buckeye’s
Oysters Bingo — and render a sit-down
Barrel House Tavern 660 Bridgeway, Sausalito.
Buckeye Roadhouse 15 Shoreline Highway,
Sausalito. 415.331.2600, buckeyeroadhouse.com
Bungalow 44 44 E Blithedale Ave, Mill Valley.
Left Bank Brasserie 507 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur.
Perry’s 234 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur.
Piatti 625 Redwood Highway, Mill Valley.
Piazza D’Angelo 22 Miller Ave, Mill Valley.
415.388.2000, piazzadangelo.com N A