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The Spinnaker

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Business meetings

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Oregon Bay Shrimp Cocktail
The Spinnaker Cocktail
Prawns, shrimp, scallops, calamari & surimi crab marinated in a light Italian dressing
Seafood Sampler
Prawn, oyster, shrimp, smoked salmon
Oysters on the Half Shell
Fresh Daily with Mignonette & Cocktail sauces
The Spinnaker is located on the Sausalito waterfront offering panoramic views of San Francisco, Angel Island, the East Bay and Belvedere. They serve an impressive menu with fresh seafood and a fine wine selection.
USD 31-USD 50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
American, Seafood
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took my bestie for her birthday and we had a blast. The view at sunset and the dolphins were awesome! The food and drinks were great. Glad we chose this spot. Recommend for any occasion.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank F00DLUVA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice place to look over the water to Tiburon and Richardson Bay. Amazing views all around. Great friendly service. Menu is good along with an amazing selection. We had lunch here. Will be back to try dinner.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 547daver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For lunch or dinner, menu includes varieties of fish and salads. The Shrimp Louie is not to be missed. Wait staff is knowledgeable, attentive and friendly. If in doubt of what to order, ask for recommendations. Glass windows overlooking San Francisco Bay provide a delightful...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Marilyn N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of five and all of us thought the food and service were excellent. To say nothing of the beautiful view from our window seat. A wonderful experience!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank skygoddesstrish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a friend from London who had never been to Sausalito. The Spinnaker has the some of the best views in Sausalito. We timed our visit so we arrived half an hour before sunset and then got to enjoy not only the sunset, but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank casjf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have dined here several times over the years but this was a special lunch with friends who had not been to San Francisco before. The view from our table was superb both overlooking the entrance to the marina area and over the water! As...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TarnPhillips
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was the most outstanding restaurant on our two week tour of the west. The food was excellent, and the service was very prompt and the atmosphere was quiet with a view of the San Francisco bay and the San Francisco skyline. This restaurant prices...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SteveJ3305
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This is a great spot to stop for cocktails and something to munch on while sitting in the bar area. It offers a beautiful view of the bay with comfortable seating. I recommend the cheese platter! It is more than generous for two people and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pamela C
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Quite disappointed with the food at this famous restaurant. At first we were impressed because it offers 180 degree views of the marina area and all the ships passing by. Service was good, but food was so-so. We had the clam chowder, the clam/seafood angel...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank KatrinaH28
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I took some friends for lunch on a late Saturday afternoon, it wasn't busy at all, perhaps no more than 5 tables, soon after we got seated, we wanted to order appetizers while deciding on our main course, the waiter, an older gentleman ( btw...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sfkarl
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1 December 2017|
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Response from PhxShirley | Reviewed this property |
Don’t drink wine so do not know.
1 August 2016|
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1 August 2016|
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Response from Shirley E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you would have to call the restaurant directly with that question since my husband, our friends and I were only diners.
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