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Sol Food Puerto Rican Cuisine

903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
+1 415-451-4765
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (91 reviews)
“camarones” (17 reviews)
“sandwich” (43 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Always good! Don't be discouraged by the crowd at the door, it's worth the wait. The camerones and garlic testones are a favorite. If you get delivery it always comes a lot sooner than they estimate!

Thank Travellcb
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is the best Whether you eat there, order takeout or delivery It's no wonder there's a line out the door and it's always busy Chicken is so good Love the prawns in a spicy sautéed sauce The bana chips are really good to‼️‼️ Try...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The food was just OK. Maybe I ordered the wrong thing. I don't understand why there is always a line down the block. Nice people.

Thank janetE3407LF
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This is one of our families all time FAVORITE restaurants. It is wonderful, delicious, and unique. I love the vegetarian vegetable sandwich made with plantains. This GLUTEN FREE wonder melts in your mouth with amazing favors. If you are not a vegetarian the Bistec sandwich...More

1  Thank Colleen K
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Ordered while standing in line made it very efficient. We shared 2 chicken thighs and 5 shrimp dinner... More than enough to food and could have shared one of those meals. Plantains... Meh. Everything else was tasty.

Thank MRose67
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

I'm getting married this year in 2016 and my bestie and I decided to go check out a venue! After, the appointment, since we were in the north Bay we decided to go to one of our favorite spots...... Sol Food! We don't get over...More

Thank Nikki W
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Not enough choices for vegans. Their salad dressing is excellent! But their salads lack a plant protein option.

Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

After visiting last week with a friend of mine I've got to say I'm craving plantains! My friend did the ordering and I sat back and enjoyed a plethora of delights The food was sweet and delicious and the staff were incredibly helpful I can...More

Thank TomFooleryFry
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

If you go to the bay, you must, must go here and eat. I lived in north bay for 2 years and went here multiple times but decided to write this review based on my last trip before I moved out of the country. It's...More

Thank ApolloGenito
Reviewed 3 March 2016

My wife and I stopped by here for a bit of lunch on Friday 2/26/2016, we both ordered the same sandwich the Cuban,and a side of Plantain chips which were sliced as thin as a potato chip,and came in a large box with a dipping...More

Thank Tim168
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Diane B
Do they have a bar? Beer on tap?
30 November 2016|
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Response from L L | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
Do they take reservations?
9 March 2016|
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Response from 99MD2015 | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't. Tables and sitting is rustic and limited. It's on first come first basis.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-451-4765
  • E-mail