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The Tavern at Lark Creek - CLOSED

234 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, CA 94939-2076
+1 415-924-7766
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Nov 4, 2014
“Perfect for those who insist on being constantly served”
Sep 2, 2014
“Casually Eelegant”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
American, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
234 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, CA 94939-2076
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41 - 50 of 64 reviews

Reviewed February 20, 2012

I wouldn't recommend the new inception of the tavern at lark creek inn. Food is uninspired, decor is ho hum, and it is so noisy! Skip this one.

Thank LaurieMillvalley
Reviewed February 8, 2012

The Lark Creek Inn is now the Lark Creek Tavern. It's more informal, with some scaled-back prices and more "hearty fare" dishes on the menu. The quality is still there, though: great ingredients, excellent preparation. Keep an eye out for their specials - some good...More

Thank Eric O
Reviewed January 9, 2012

Wonderful, though pricy food. The blue cheese soufle is spectacular.Nice atmosphere

Thank AspenWicki
Reviewed January 5, 2012

The service and attention is excellent. Down just a little from the Bradley Ogden days...but still a winner.

Thank TheRuppanners
Reviewed November 23, 2011

The restaurant is surrounded by redwood trees , and the food is beautifully prepared and tastes very fresh . The service is excellent . Not a great choice for small children ,as this is a meal meant to be lingered over . Perfect for Mother's...More

Thank Annelyse C
Reviewed September 27, 2011

My first visit. Walking in, I loved the old-Inn feel. Sat at the bar. Unfortunately, there was a dance class (?) about to begin, so the one poor lonely bartender was SLAMMED. Once that cleared out, had a nice meal: lamb bolognese very good, and...More

Thank BigNightFan
Reviewed June 13, 2011

We like good food. It can be a "top" restaurant with many stars or a great local place. When we travel we enjoy our trip even more, when we fall upon a place that locals love and we have a good unexpected experience. Such was...More

Thank travelgoodfoodjunkie
Reviewed December 27, 2010

This restaurant offers excellent value, with all main courses under $20. A fixed-price menu of $30 was particularly good value .Our party of 5 had different dishes and all were very pleased. Mine was the rib roast...terrific. My wife had the flat iron steak and...More

Thank nepenthium
Reviewed May 9, 2010

I wish I had looked at the other reviews before booking this for a Mother's Day dinner. The food was mostly a miss. The signature artichoke dip was cold, and frankly inferior to the packaged stuff you can buy in any supermarket. About half of...More

Thank swb_muir_beach
Reviewed September 25, 2009

My husband and I used to love this restaurant, but not anymore. The quality of the food was down, the service surly and NOISE LEVEL WAS DEAFENING. They are now known as The Tavern at Lark Creek. We watched group after group asking to be...More

Thank CaliforniaFoodie
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$31 - $45
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, CA 94939-2076
    (Baltimore)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Larkspur
  • Phone Number: +1 415-924-7766
  • E-mail
Description
The Tavern at Lark Creek represents the next chapter in the life of the historic, circa 1888 Victorian Murphy House; a Larkspur landmark. Designed to appeal to diners looking for value, fun and great ambiance, The Tavern at Lark Creek seeks to capture the more casual feel diners look for today. High-backed cherry chairs and period oak tables surround a grand Carrera marble-topped table beneath a giant skylight, providing lots of great seating options for parties both large and small in the main dining room. Oak tables fill the cozy bar, which offers artisanal cocktails and wines from our proprietary tap system. The wood oven has been renewed, along with the garden. A dramatic lighted display case in the entryway welcomes diners. Chef Aaron Wright and Culinary Director Adrian Hoffman’s menu focuses on value, while remaining true to farm-to-table sensibilities.
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