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Theresa & Johnny's Comfort Food

817 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3223
+1 415-259-0182
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (16 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
817 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3223
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We treat ourselves at least once every 2 weeks to the best breakfast ever. I get the ham and cheddar scramble and my partner usually gets one of the incredible specials. We get grits and cheese grits and grilled biscuits with that. Not only is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 739debbiea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a favorite for our family get togethers. They were great about accommodating our 11 person group and everything we ate was wonderful, I got the wonderful blueberry waffle, a side of fruit, and a mimosa. There’s always a line here, because it’s...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bearwife
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

This place takes cash or checks only, but they do have an ATM in the back for your convenience. A fun place to eat! The service was great and were attentive to our needs. Food was fresh and delicious! We ordered the French toast and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank U4963TNmaryp
Reviewed 12 November 2018

T&J's offer the usual breakfast fare (eggs, omelets, pancakes, waffles, etc) but if you really want a treat try the fried french toast. Not the healthiest of breakfasts but worth the calories ! They don't take reservations and there is usually a wait on the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank peggy b
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Without fail, meals are delicious and served with a smile at the favorite retro hang out. Here, comfort food rules!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SuzanneG123
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Breakfast was delicious. Would want to return. The restaurant was very cozy. Unfortunately it was very loud.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank samurai1087
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Drive from Richmond to San Rafael for breakfast and we were not disappointed. Fast service and great food. Plenty to eat with eggs potatoes ham fruit and more. Excellent ice tea as well. Highly recommend. Gluten and dairy free for my diet as well.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kirk K
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Here's my take... The good... 1. The service was excellent. Staff were friendly and professional. 2. Food was good 3. Fun atmosphere The bad... 1. The restaurant seemed extremely noisy Over all we very much enjoyed our visit. And recommend you give it a try....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JerriusCaesar
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

While traveling from San Francisco to wine country, what a great little place for lunch or breakfast. The food and service was outstanding

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 61chuckd
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Enjoyed excellent French toast and my companions gave rave reviews to a couple of the Eggs Benedict selections. A special place with great service.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank beaeight
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Questions & Answers
Jennifer D
18 January 2017|
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Response from Explorior | Reviewed this property |
thank you for your question. I suggest you contact the place directly to be certain.
Wayne H
26 January 2016|
Response from BBGSinMarin | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I am sorry but I don't remember exactly and my friend picked up the tab. But the food is very reasonably priced (mid-range).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 817 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3223
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-259-0182
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