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Sand Dollar Restaurant

3458 Hwy 1 Stinson Beach CA 94970
(415) 868-0434
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In 1921, three wooden barges were built in San Francisco and floated to Stinson Beach. The Barges were rolled up Highway On...e and fused together to form the historic Sand Dollar Restaurant & Bar; Stinson Beach's oldest established and continuously running restaurant. The Sand Dollar is a public house offering great service and American coastal cuisine. Come in and enjoy great dining,...

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The town's oldest restaurant still attracts all the old salts from Muir Beach to Bolinas, but these days they sip whiskey at an up-to-date bar or beneath market umbrellas on the spiffy deck. The food is good—try the fish tacos—but the big draw is the lively atmosphere. Musicians play on Sunday in summer, and on sunny afternoons the deck gets so packed that people sit on the fence rails sipping...

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It turned out to be a very good place for lunch

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As Muir Woods was super crowded we decided to have lunch at Stinson Beach first and coincidentally ended up at that place.
It turned out to be a very good choice, very friendly and helpful staff. We ordered oysters as starter followed by the calamari, sword tacos and crab sandwich. Kids had the kids burger and 3 portions of the...

Causal Dining

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Close to the beach with several seafood choices. While the crab cakes weren't the best, they were pretty good. The hot bread, however, was outstanding. They had live entertainment with a piano player which was a nice touch. Enjoyed it.

Small Town Stop Along the Coast

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Service was quite slow - not sure if too many people sat down at once or if it's the norm.
Swordfish tacos and mahi tacos were good - unfortunately the long wait for food put a damper on them.

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My last meal in California was a great one. Found this little restaurant off the Pacific Coast Highway in the town of Stinson Beach.
Great service. Great staff. Very good food.
I had the fried shrimp dinner and it was delicious. The seasoning was excellent - the tarter sauce was a bit unusual tasting but very good.
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Fresh, yummy lunch

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My husband and I stopped here for a late lunch. WE loved the food. The Ceviche was really good. We also had the prawn Tacos. Everything was so fresh and tasty. My husband said the only problem was there was not enough of it. Drinks were ok. I had the Margarita and for the price and size I have had...

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The Historic Sand Dollar Restaurant located in Stinson Beach California offers lunch, dinner a fun bar atmosphere and catering.

The Sand Dollar is Stinson Beach's longest running restaurant and bar (since 1921) featuring classic American cuisine and seafood. Fully heated patio, live music on the weekends. Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. For more information about the Sand Dollar, call (415) 868-0434 or visit their website:

Stop in Sand Dollar for a place that focuses on an American menu where patrons tend to favor fish. Expect the average entrée to cost between $12 and $20, and generally, people dress casual.

Eating & Drinking: Open for lunch and dinner.

Details to Note: Reservations are accepted. Parking has been arranged for customers.

Ways to Pay: Cash, MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover

Open since 1921, the historic, family owned Sand Dollar Restaurant is "Stinson Beach's oldest established and continuously running restaurant" that offers classic American cuisine and seafood. A fully heated patio and live music can be enjoyed. The Sand Dollar Restaurant is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner.

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