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Mill Valley Beer Works

173 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-1909
+1 415-888-8218
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
173 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-1909
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whether for a quick drink or dinner with friends, this place is s really gem, somewhat hidden on the outskirts of downtown Mill Valley, down the road from Old Mill Park. The Brussels sprouts are fabulous as are the salads and main courses, all large...More

Thank KathieVee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not easy to see from the street but very nice inside. Good size room with lots of hard surfaces and high volumes. Nice people and attentive service. Try the house beers as they are interesting and Park was excellent. Trout chowder and burger were very...More

Thank BoulderNut
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I usually look at the limited menu and think I won't like anything...always wrong! Every dish is creative, unique and delicious. They have great beer selection. The staff is usually pretty good. Parking is limited and be sure to make reservations. It is always hot...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We shared our orders and all the food was very good, we liked the fries a lot. Service was fine and the beer was cold. Certainly worth to come back!

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Overhyped place. Typical pretentious Mill Valley! Beer served by the CL. 40 CL for 8 bucks. Not even a pint. Now come on! Limited beer selection. 30 CL for a pilsner. What's up with that? $18 for a burger! Give me a break. Limited menu!...More

1  Thank deepchi
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Place was hopping on a Sunday mid-afternoon. Great atmosphere and food. Even though I enjoy their beer, this day I just had lunch and it was really excellent.

Thank dharband123
Reviewed 10 June 2017

The first thing you might notice, is that there is no sign for this restaurant. It is purposefully low-key. The beer selection is great. The food is good, but the beer is the attraction here. It is not too loud, so you can have a...More

Thank SpikeIII
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a wonderful, slightly out of the fray place to go. Great beer selection but also a suitable wine list. Nice array of nibbles and delicacies. Can be loud or low key depending on the size of the group that descends upon this...More

Thank KathieVee
Reviewed 25 May 2017

You come for the beer, but come back for the food. I like the communal seating in the back. Make a reservation on the weekends as it's popular.

Thank Rat-ta-too
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The beer works is a good place to get craft beers, not much for food but it's a nice place that's not to loud.

Thank GeneM_AZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-1909
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Mill Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-888-8218
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