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Terrapin Crossroads

100 Yacht Club Dr, San Rafael, CA 94901
+1 415-524-2773
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (44 reviews)
“fried chicken” (6 reviews)
“cioppino” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Yacht Club Dr, San Rafael, CA 94901
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1 - 10 of 244 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Three us went here for dinner and had a great seat in close proximity to one of the live bands they had inside. All the food we had was tremendously good, service was good, but we came away with over a $400.00 bill. We shared...More

Thank Tighe O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really excited to check this restaurant out. I was a bit worried it would be a little overboard on Grateful dead memorabilia but I was pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere was great, as was the live music. The food was delicious. We got the...More

Thank Marley W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the club ! The food is top shelf and the service is excellent. Family Band was playing a benefit for fire victims. Excellent sound . Oh and I met Phil Lesh

Thank petetee
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Friendly helpful waitstaff delivering a menu with fresh sustainable delicious options. Free bar music is a plus. Check the website/calendar to see who is playing. Summer time offers fun backyard parties.

Thank trip4mesanrafael_CA
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Home to a Grateful Dead member with live music. Unfortunately no live music during dinner hour Had fried chicken with mashed potatoes and corn on cob. Corn was cold and potatoes like warm. Chicken was a small breast (boneless) and thigh with God’s coating but...More

1  Thank Mark b
Reviewed 12 October 2017

For aficionados of the Grateful Dead, their musical legacy, and excellent pub food in a delightful atmosphere, Terrapin Crossroads is an experience not to be missed when you visit the San Francisco Bay Area. Owned by Phil Lesh, this food/music venue was very well planned,...More

Thank 4Steve2014
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Terrapin Crossroads is a Concert Hall and fine restaurant in it's own right. Owned by Grateful Desd bassist Phil Leah whether you are their for dinner or some music a great time is always guaranteed. I have had dinner here several times and each visit...More

Thank RonCo893
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great place for large parties and small outings. Good food and service. From seafood to burgers, you can't go wrong.

Thank TriMate
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We had brunch on a Sunday when music was playing and the place was PACKED! I will say they were very nice in accommodating our large group of 15+ (we made reservations) and as I mentioned they were crowded but our drink order was slow...More

Thank AMA0123
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here the night before or team dinner and the food was fantastic, so was the service. This place had a great vibe to it with excellent live music. I also learned that the place is owned by Phil Lesh of the Greatful Dead....More

Thank Kevin D
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Questions & Answers
Rick G
23 November 2016|
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Response from Dan-Tastic1126 | Reviewed this property |
No, for wine you bring in from the outside.
Beth G
17 September 2016|
Response from Ingram75 | Property representative |
7:30 pm, but try to get there early to grab a seat at the bar. That's the best spot for a show. Usually no line and no cover.
Beth G
16 September 2016|
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Response from Ingram75 | Property representative |
No, this is not a ticketed event.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Valet Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 AM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Yacht Club Dr, San Rafael, CA 94901
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-524-2773
  • E-mail
Terrapin Crossroads is a healthy down-home all-American eatery, taproom & lounge. We provide a comfortable, family-friendly environment, that merges music with food. We pride ourselves on our fresh, unique beer selection and a delicious and approachable menu. Terrapin Crossroads is a restaurant that celebrates the arts; and our kitchen staff showcases their passion for the culinary arts each day. We believe that our menu exhibits their passion through its creative, fresh and exciting choices. We love what we do, and every day we relish watching the joy people find in the surroundings here. Terrapin Crossroads will also host ongoing shows where Phil will invite his musician friends – both young and old – to play along with him in his various bands - Phil Lesh & Friends, West Coast Rambles, the Fellowship and the Terrapin All Stars.
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