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The Spinnaker

100 Spinnaker Dr, Sausalito, CA 94965-2181
+1 415-332-1500
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (103 reviews)
“crab cakes” (54 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (16 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Spinnaker Dr, Sausalito, CA 94965-2181
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Both my husband and I enjoyed the lunch we had. He chose fried prawns with an assortment of sauces and I had the seared Sea Bass which was delicious. As it was a weekend we had to wait quite a while for a table since...More

Thank gwen m
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Our lunch over the water was fantastic. Our waitress was attentive and had excellent suggestions for our meal. Drinks stayed filled. They allowed us to charge our phones, nice! One companion felt queasy because of the slight water motion. It was a lovely place to...More

Thank skydrmr
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I was at a table with five couples. I had the baked halibut special of the day, it tasted as if pre-baked and then reheated. Didn't finish it. Cooked veggies were almost raw and cold. Service was minimal. Took a long time to get first...More

Thank Peter Y
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We don't visit family in San Rafael enough, but when we do, the trip always includes a family dinner here. Watching the smaller and larger ships move through the San Francisco Bay is a pastime to be cherished. We are never rushed and are treated...More

Thank JonF07
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Wow, best view ever for a nice lunch break while touring Sausalito. Service was attentive and food was hot and tasty. Our server had us out in time before the parking meter end time. We both ordered fish and chips and it was served with...More

Thank Lori C
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Rode Ferry from San Francisco to Sausalito and ate dinner very good dinner (In the Bar area) waiter was very nice and attentive food was great and the atmosphere was cozy the view of the Bay is great it is a restaurant to visit that's...More

Thank ebrepairman
Reviewed 27 August 2016

First, let me say that the SF Bay Area is one of my favorite places on the Globe. I love it to pieces and nothing makes me happier than to have a five star view with just about any meal. Its relaxing, impressive and memorable....More

Thank OSUfanHouston
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Both for business lunches, dinner with friends and drinks in the afternoon/evening, this has been a stable and consistently welcoming facility. Most of the "wait staff" have been there for years, they are mature, attentive, and tend to remember names of guests. This is a...More

Thank traveladdict2015
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Food is ok, view is amazing. The furniture and the dinning areas are really careless. Staff and the blonde manager are really unfriendly!!! A bit expensive on overall

Thank MirkoEc
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were told this restaurant was really good and weren't disappointed - excellent, seafood-oriented menu, great service, the dining room is sitting on top of the water out on a point in the Sausalito marina, with kayakers emerging to begin their paddling experience from underneath...More

Thank Denny24
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1 December 2017|
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Response from PhxShirley | Reviewed this property |
Don’t drink wine so do not know.
1 August 2016|
Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
1 August 2016|
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Response from Shirley E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you would have to call the restaurant directly with that question since my husband, our friends and I were only diners.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Spinnaker Dr, Sausalito, CA 94965-2181
    (Anchor Street)
  • Public Transportation: Golden Gate Transit Bus: 50, 20; Golden Gate Ferry: Red & White Fleet, Blue & Gold
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Sausalito
  • Phone Number: +1 415-332-1500
The Spinnaker is located on the Sausalito waterfront offering panoramic views of San Francisco, Angel Island, the East Bay and Belvedere. They serve an impressive menu with fresh seafood and a fine wine selection.
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