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Le Comptoir

1301 4th St, Corner of 4th Street and C, San Rafael, CA 94901-2809
+1 415-454-5454
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good49%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bone marrow” (3 reviews)
“onion soup” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
1301 4th St, Corner of 4th Street and C, San Rafael, CA 94901-2809
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Nice Informal French Restaurant in Downtown San Rafael. French influence on Rotissierie Chicken with dipping sauces, Steaks, Fish, Duck, and Onion Soup. Large wine list and small french foods store located next door.

Thank RonCo893
Reviewed 6 December 2017

It's a small restaurant with a bar - (only beer and wine) reserved seats and walk in high tops that you may have to share with other people. If you like bone marrow, you gotta get it!! I love it, along with the ahi appetizer...More

1  Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I've been four times to this small French bistro in San Rafael and it has yet to disappoint. The service is friendly and prompt, the owners are warm and welcoming, and the food has been unfailingly satisfying. I've had the Little Gem salad; escargot; moules...More

Thank NorCalCraig
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Our most recent visit to Le Comptoir was highlighted by their terrific roasted roasted bone marrow, sweetbreads, moules mariniere, and an excellent selection of wines.The staff is welcoming and knowledgeable. Don't miss the cheeses and other delectables in their adjacent shop.

1  Thank garryshaw2017
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This brasserie was an unexpected delight. The duck breast was truly the best I've had, and I've ordered it many times over the years...also loved the silky chicken/duck liver pate hors d'oeuvre, the quality of the veggie side dishes, and their wine offerings. The atmosphere...More

Thank Jaycie S
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This fun little French restaurant is located on 4th St in the heart of downtown San Rafael. It's tiny and gets crowded, so definitely make a reservation. I've been here three times and I liked the burger and the poulet roti (rotisserie chicken). I thought...More

Thank circusgurl
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I'm so glad there's a restaurant of this quality in San Rafael. Every dish our table of four had was very good and the service was impeccable. The setting is casual yet trendy, with red accent colors behind the wine bar. The high ceilings and...More

Thank casjf
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I am so impressed about this restaurant! The staff is very friendly and make you feel as a regular even though this is our first place visiting! The wine menu is large and has a decent selection so you can be sure that you find...More

Thank szolloke
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Good brasserie style food. Good wine selection also. We had the beet salad. And the mussels. Both were very good and the atmosphere is lively.

Thank msilverpc
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The wife and I went with another couple On Father's Day for dinner. My wife had the petrale sole. Two small tasteless pieces of fish. I had sweetbreads in a sauce that tasted like (you don't want to know). the other gentleman had a salad...More

Thank harrylime49
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10 April 2017|
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Response from Jon from Dallas | Reviewed this property |
Here's their phone number...(415) 454-5454
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 4th St, Corner of 4th Street and C, San Rafael, CA 94901-2809
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-454-5454
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