Corte Madera may be a small town, but you will not have to head all the way to San Francisco to have a great meal. With a variety of dining options for every budget and palate, Corte Madera diners can experience everything from Italian and Californian to Thai and Indian cuisine. Inspired by the diverse population of the Bay Area, these restaurants use fresh, local ingredients for a variety of cooking styles, turning your meal into a dish full of flavor.
From breakfast and coffee at a café to the best burger in the Bay Area and other flavorful meals, including fresh seafood, Corte Madera has enough restaurants to keep you satisfied, and if you’re looking for more variety, its neighboring towns offer a few more options. So stop by some of the restaurants listed below, enjoy a bottle of Sonoma or Napa wine and experience some of the local flavor.
201 Corte Madera Town Center, Corte Madera, CA 94925
Whether you’re picky or you are looking to try something new, The Counter is the place for you. At this restaurant, you can build you own gourmet burger, choosing from a vast selection of quality ingredients to make your burger as unique as you. With industrial décor, a full bar and today’s music, The Counter will become your new favorite restaurant, where you’ll find it hard to run out of options.
The Buckeye Roadhouse
15 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA 94941
Offering lunch, dinner and brunch on the weekends, Buckeye Roadhouse is the best way to experience fine dining in California. Open since 1937, this restaurant is a historic part of Marin County, combining contemporary American cuisine and Old World charm. At this fine restaurant, you can dine on some of the favorites, from the Oysters Bingo and House-Smoked BBQ Baby-Back Ribs to the county’s most popular dessert, the S’more Pie. All dishes use the fresh ingredients from the area to present American cuisine with a California twist.
223 Corte Madera Town Center, Corte Madera, CA 94925
Dining at Il Fornaio will leave you feeling as if you’ve traveled to Italy. With rustic, fresh bread and espresso in the mornings to pastas and rich meats and vegetables for lunch and dinner, this restaurant will delight your taste buds with its authentic Italian cuisine. You can even choose from a fine selection of regional wines to complement your meal.
Benissimo Restaurant & Bar
18 Tamalpais Drive, Corte Madera, CA 94925
Offering Italian cuisine in the heart of Corte Madera’s Old Town Square, Benissimo Restaurant and Bar provides authentic Italian dishes, served with love and creativity. The restaurant also offers a great spot for happy hour, as well as affordable prices. Whether you’re looking for a spot for a romantic date, a friendly meal or a family night out, the fresh ingredients, friendly service and full bar at Benissimo’s will leave you satisfied.
133 Corte Madera Town Center, Corte Madera, CA 94925
Pacific Catch was inspired by the owners’ own culinary adventures through the Pacific and their love for the Paia fish Market in Maui, leading them to start a West Coast fish house that defines the tastes of the Pacific, a restaurant that has become an incredibly unique fresh-fish dining experience. If you’re a lover of seafood, put this restaurant at the top of your list, near Fisherman’s Wharf.