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Ristorante La Toscana

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3751 Redwood Hwy, San Rafael, CA 94903-3932 (North San Pedro)
+1 415-492-9100
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11:30 - 21:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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Tiburon, CA
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361 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us enjoyed an Italian meal, in a nice atmosphere; there is a bar section adjacent that was quite boisterous at times, as they watched a game on TV. We had Osso Buco as the main course, and it was great, around $25. Service was good.

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Thank nepenthium
San Rafael, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family owned, family oriented; also a great bar and experience for couples. Can't beat the menu and flavor. Must try - Tortelli alla toscana and any special with pasta and shellfish.

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Thank Elinor M
San Rafael, California
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the better Italian Restaurants around. Food well prepared, service good. Wine a bit on the pricey side.

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Thank Timothy T
San Rafael, California
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125 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this place is an an odd spot, but once you get inside, the place is nice! Great ambiance, and modern decor make this a nice spot to get a drink and a bite. The drinks are generous in size and also in alcohol content, so be aware of that! Fresh and seasonal ingredients, and helpful, friendly staff.

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Thank Angewaa
Fort Bragg, California
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74 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our second visit to this excellent restaurant. The food is fresh and delicious. There is not an extensive list of options for vegetarians like us, but the eggplant was superb, and I've never had gnocchi that were as fluffy, light, and flavorful as the ones they served. The portions are more than ample -- we carried out enough... More 

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Thank Gangamar
Fairfield
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65 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is a gem. When you drive into the area, you expect a little hole-in-the-wall Italian restaurant but when you walk inside you find a very elegant setting with excellence food. All the pasta is fresh, the wine list is extensive and the staff very attentive. I really find we will return often.

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Thank AngelaFairfield
Orient, New York
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Hosted a rehearsal inner here and was really happy with the arrangements, price and service and food. Had last minute people show up and it was no problem to accommodate the extra guests. A bit noisy due to highway traffic but overall a nice experience.

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Thank Travelinggirl11957
Mill Valley, California
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The family ownership really has revitalized La Toscana. Great new decor, cuisine updated and the family takes an interest again in making customers feel welcomed and well served. This restaurant has been around for a long time and they have made many improvements to make sure that it remains around for a long time more.

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Thank worldtraveler144
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301 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is one of my favorite places in eat in Marin County. We had a delightful meal there last night. The food (as always) was delectable. I started with their vegetable zupa which was hearty and delicious. I had their lamb chops (which were cooked to perfection) and veggies for my main course. I finished it off with their outstanding... More 

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Thank bobca1947
San Rafael, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Good food and excellent service in an Italian atmosphere. Conveniently located adjacent to Highway 101.

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Thank Dianealdrich

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3751 Redwood Hwy, San Rafael, CA 94903-3932
    (North San Pedro)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-492-9100

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