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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“plantains” (93 reviews)
“sandwich” (51 reviews)
“chicken” (64 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
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1 - 10 of 585 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

1  Thank ambermolyneux
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Tasty food, highly recommend the Revoltillo sandwich -- even though I'm not usually a fan of egg as a sandwich ingredient. Don't worry about being revolted -- the name comes from it being a staple food for the (Cuban) revolution. It's like a ham &...More

Thank ComfortFoodEric
Reviewed July 27, 2018

What a great surprise to find this place during our vacations in the San Francisco bay. The place is super busy with locals. You may have to make a waiting line to make your order and pay at the cashier. Then you are asigned to...More

Thank José P
Reviewed July 13, 2018

I love breakfast, and have enjoyed excellent ones all over the world: but this is the first time I felt like breakfast itself took me on vacation. Visiting San Rafael for the first time, we passed it up for dinner (it looked crowded and loud,...More

Thank PilgrimMin
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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, Waitstaff, 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.
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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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