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Sand Dollar Restaurant

3458 Highway 1, Shoreline Hwy., Stinson Beach, CA 94970
+1 415-868-0434
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“garlic fries” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
££ - £££
3458 Highway 1, Shoreline Hwy., Stinson Beach, CA 94970
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Reviewed 30 November 2015

We love outdoor dining... and this is a great place to enjoy the California Coast. Pick a sunny day and enjoy.

1  Thank Ron Y
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Nice place with a good bar ander friendly people. A bit of a local house. The food is good. The wine too.

Thank Yolande V
Reviewed 22 October 2015

We had a very nice dinner here on a recent visit to Stinson Beach. Outside dining available and nice bar inside for drinks. Lots of local flavor.

Thank beerstl
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Spent a week at Stinson in September - great getaway. Celebrated a birthday here with friends and was delightfully surprised. Food was good - I had scallops (perfectly prepared), and friends had steamed clams (loved it) and a fish and chips. Seems to be frequented...More

Thank Momsfav
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Love this little place in Stinson Beach. Food is very good, locally sourced and reasonable. The wait staff is young and friendly. Very casual atmosphere. Outside when it's sunny, and inside when it's rainy. Both are great

Thank LWD62
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Great clam chowder and delicious fresh fish and chips. We had lunch outside after a scenic drive on highway 1 before heading to the beach. The staff was nice and available and the food was good. A great way to start a vacation. Un clam...More

Thank Madpup3
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We stopped to eat at this really neat spot because it was highly recommended by family who lived in San Francisco. The atmosphere was excellent. A 3 piece smooth jazz group played during our stop. By the way, we had outdoor seating. The food was...More

Thank Rich41
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

An approximately 30 minute wait for a largeish party on a Saturday night. Easy to get drinks while you wait. Bartender was attentive and remembered our drinks. Service was quick, food was very good. Only four stars due to price (~$50/per), otherwise it was excellent.

1  Thank FadeToBlack1004
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Sand Dollar is a classic at Stinson Beach and has been around a long time . Good for summer locals and travelers. Best is outside deck on side for lunch (heat lamps when fog rolls in) or also front porch for drinks from a full...More

1  Thank Dee S
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Small homely restaurant with delicious seafood - we had quite a few different items from the menu and found them all to be sumptuous. The Guinness on tap was a big plus for me... The prices were a bit high but worth it in the...More

Thank BrandNewMachine
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5 September 2016|
Response from kristy77a | Reviewed this property |
Do I [... have take-out]? My association with the Sand Dollar is as a customer, a month ago. I recommend you telephone the restaurant directly with your query. Good luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3458 Highway 1, Shoreline Hwy., Stinson Beach, CA 94970
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Stinson Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 415-868-0434
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