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Sol Food Puerto Rican Cuisine

$$ - $$$Caribbean, Latin,
903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
+1 415-451-4765
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“plantains” (93 reviews)
“sandwich” (51 reviews)
“chicken” (64 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
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1 - 10 of 588 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have yet to write a bad review. My mofongo was dry and came with not enough sauce to have finished. I was made to pay for extra sauce after having spent $90! Others ordered the steak plate which needed more seasoning. We drove about...More

Thank Dinorah415
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Sol Food. Lovely quality simple food which was delicious. The plantains with garlic were great. We have tried rotisserie pork rinds and pork chops with salad and beans. Vanilla flan- excellent crime caramel- was sensational. Loved the iced milk...More

Thank AnnePicnictraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go there once in a while since 2012. We never eat there because of the long wait time, but it's very easy to order for pickup. We typically call to order, and pickup. Depending on the time you go, it can be pretty hard...More

Thank PnAH15
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Food is not that great and service is horrible! Not worth the trip nor, the money. The only thing worse than the food is the service. Do yourself a favor and eat anywhere but here!

Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Good, not spectacular food, though the sweet plantain added to many plates is noteworthy. You order at the cash, are given a number, and the food is quickly delivered to your table which is often shared.

Thank Wayne-Librarian
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Really? REALLY! For years since we moved here, we've avoided the lines that are a persistent phenomenon at this location. Finally got a chance to order delivery recently. Got the Cuban and the garlic fried plantains on the side. I found the sandwich to be...More

Thank David S
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

My daughter brought us here because she’s a vegetarian and they have a lot of choices for her. I had the Bistec sandwich on their amazing bread. Be sure to try the limeade; it’s awesome.

Thank Joel G
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I eat here weekly and the food and service are consistently very good. I highly recommend this restaraunt

Thank mikeJ5133AB
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Friends recommended this and they were right. It’s really good. We waited about 30 minutes to get in and we’re glad we did. You can also get takeout or have food delivered.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This place is awful. My number has been associated with a place I work that ordered food on the weekend and were not able to pay with Amex. Instead of accepting a company check or letting us pay with another form of payment they banned...More

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No, they don't. Tables and sitting is rustic and limited. It's on first come first basis.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-451-4765
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