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106 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941-1910
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Ranked #15 of 87 Restaurants in Mill Valley
Price range: $20 - $30
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Miller Ave
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English first
Mill Valley
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Vascos is owned and operated by one guy whose family has a long history in business. Vascos is named after current owners dad who ran long time SF place. Dinners are consistently good and there are regular specials. Salads are wonderful as is pizza. Good reasonably priced wines mostly Italian and Nor Cal. Good bar scene in tight quarters. Locals... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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233 reviews 233 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We were based in Mill Valley for 5 nights after spending three nights IN the city. Gosh, we didn't even realize we hadn't seen our friends in 9 years!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! After spending some time at their home and meeting their 3 children and having wine and cheese we drove downtown. VASCO was where they took us......no reservation and we got seated... More

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Hazleton, Pennsylvania
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We loved this place! The food and service were great. The prices reasonable, and the atmosphere was so cozy and also lively as far as the look of the room. They're great and we wish we were back in Mill Valley! The food was Italian but with adventure! Possibly the only drawback would be that when full, the sound level... More

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Dix Hills, New York, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Food was very good, service nice. We enjoyed the restaurant which was in the town center and an easy walk from our hotel.

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

Our friends took us to Vasco for our final night in Mill Valley. They said it was their favourite restaurant. The food is, apparently consistently good and we were not disappointed. The waiter was extremely witty and friendly. The meal was great along with the service.

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San Francisco, California
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135 reviews 135 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We've gone to Vasco a few times now and it has been so consistent that we've brought friends to join us. Mason's chicken, lasagna, and chicken parm are all good. The service is great too. Brooke the hostess is a delight.

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Boston, Massachusetts
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Nothing startling, but this is a nice solid Italian restaurant with good atmosphere and a lovely little bar. It is both cozy and airy.

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Westbrook, Connecticut
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Our hotel recommended this spot to us. It was our first night in CA and after a long drive from the airport, it was a welcoming restaurant with good food, mainly italian cuisine. Service was good.

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San Francisco
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69 reviews 69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

You know when you're on a business trip in Cincinnati and you're tired and you just go down to the dining room at the Hyatt and it's okay but nothing you'll even remember tomorrow? Well, that's what it's like eating at Vasco. The mighty meh. One hint, any place that keeps its liquor stored against the glass window with the... More

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nevada county, ca
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have eaten at Vasco numerous times over the last 5 years and have enjoyed the food and service every time.

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