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1700 Novato Blvd, Novato, CA 94947-3049
415-897-1970
Today
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Good weekend breakfast spot

Good breakfast at reasonable prices. My favorite is the chicken fried steak and eggs with grilled biscuits. Coffee always fresh and delicious. Service is friendly, but not always as prompt as would be desired.

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2014
MarinCountyJohn
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Novato
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Novato
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75 reviews 75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

Good breakfast at reasonable prices. My favorite is the chicken fried steak and eggs with grilled biscuits. Coffee always fresh and delicious. Service is friendly, but not always as prompt as would be desired.

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Novato, California
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92 reviews 92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

There aren't many diner-style restaurants in Novato where you can order a variety of food (IHOP is the only other one). Star Restaurant has been around for many years. The food is good (I mostly order the sandwiches) and service is hit or miss depending on when you go. The last time I was there was on Friday evening and... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I enjoyed this restaurant when visiting my brothers house nearby. Had some burger with fries. Both done well - higher standard. Service was nice and caring, Not disturbing. It was very different for me as european, but it fitted in the image of American resturant.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

I went here on a Saturday evening and was seated right away. It wasn't busy at all. Even the small dog seated a few booths away seemed to be enjoying itself. (Definitely wasn't a service dog.) The menu is very extensive with selections that seem to cover many different cuisines. The prices weren't cheap but maybe average for the area.... More 

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Novato
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

We try to eat here often but when the lot is full we just go somewhere else. It is very good food cooked to order.

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San Francisco, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

This is the good value and wide variety of choices. Banquet dinner styleish...

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Novato
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27 reviews 27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2011

A small restaurant that serves everyday meals for a fair price. I think it's a good place to bring the kid's for breakfast or lunch.

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San Rafael, California
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122 reviews 122 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Perhaps the least inspired food ever. I have the feeling that almost no one there is under 70 years old.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2009

I had i bad time the waitress was not professional. the manger wouldnt help you even if you asked. the food is cold and not properly cooked and the waitresses are there to socialize with friend and give them good service. not paying customers. pay more somwhere else i suggest. I want to get good service not bad.

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2009

I think people in Marin County must have lost their taste buds. I have just moved here and am struggling to find decent restaurants, so I tried the Star Restaurant based on the reviews. We walked in and my first thought was... "Oh my gosh, this looks exactly like a Denny's." Our food took almost 1/2 an hour to arrive.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1700 Novato Blvd, Novato, CA 94947-3049
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Novato
  • Phone Number: 415-897-1970
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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