We all have our favorite go-to places to grab a bite to eat but sometimes it's nice to expand our culinary horizons and try something new. Below are five of Mill Valley's best eclectic eateries.
Known for its bar atmosphere and impressive cocktail selection, Bungalow 44 is a hot spot for foodies and those looking for an enjoyable night on the town. With an inviting ambiance and attentive wait staff, you can dine inside or, when the weather allows, bring your pooch and sit on the patio while digging into their top-notch burgers and steaks. Some of the most popular dishes are the Gorgonzola Gnocchi, “Harry’s Bar” Tuna Carpaccio, Warm Brussels Sprouts Salad, Braised Short Ribs, and Kickin’ Fried Chicken.
Address: 44 E Blithedale Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941 | Phone:(415) 381-2500
Avatar's Punjabi Burrito
The inviting aroma surrounding Avatar’s is a harbinger of the delicious food that awaits. They combine Mexican and Indian flavors and foods, offering up unique burrito selections and a variety of flavorful meals. Great food at an equally great price, Avatar’s is the place for burrito-lovers. Try the jerk chicken and pumpkin enchilada for some serious flavor!
Address: 15 Madrona St, Mill Valley, CA 94941 | Phone:(415) 381-8293
Muir Woods Trading Company
Muir Woods Trading Company is nestled in the wilderness surrounded by gorgeous scenery. The café offers snacks and sandwiches made from organic ingredients, easy for a quick bite before or after a hike. The fresh food and thriving atmosphere make for a pleasant dining experience. The cafe's grilled cheese was featured on Food Network! Vegan, vegetarian and special dietary considerations are given to the menus, so there’s nothing holding you back.
Address: 1 Muir Woods Rd, Mill Valley, CA 94941 | Phone:(415) 388-7059
With the “best pot-stickers in America”, Harmony Restaurant is an eatery with a homey atmosphere and reasonable prices. Renown for its Dim Sum and mixture of traditional and modern Chinese cuisine, Harmony uses seasonal selections of fine local ingredients, perfect to pair with their premium sakes and imported Asian beers. Whether it’s comfort food or date night, Harmony is the perfect venue for any occasion.
Address: 800 Redwood Highway, Suite 401, Frontage Road, Mill Valley, CA 94941
Gira Polli has a quaint, Italian neighborhood-feel with a truly authentic menu. For a special occasion, try their Italian dining experience. The prawn-smoked salmon or roasted chicken are both top sellers as is the cannoli with creamy ricotta filling. Gira Polli is ideal for an initamte date night and offers fast, friendly services in addition to its impeccable food.
Address: 590 E Blithedale Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941 | Phone:(415) 383-6040