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Marvin's Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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All reviews brunch eggs benedict hash potatoes basic breakfast well worth the wait cinnamon walnut french toast sunday breakfast minute wait mid morning country gravy waiting for a table large portions local favorite delicious breakfast limited seating great comfort food
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Benedict with lots of variety. Service was excellent. Friendly and efficient. Good portions for the value. Small and cozy.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank desro35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday brunch One of the best breakfast and lunch restaurants in Marin County fluffy egg Omelettes to your order, thick bacon, wonderful French toast, eggs Benedict and New York steaks. Might be a 30 minute wait for your table but worth it.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Richard N
Reviewed February 12, 2019

One of the oldest breakfast restaurants in Novato where you can always expect a hearty consistent breakfast.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Saadeh H
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Food, service, presentation, serving quantity and quality unmatched by others. Cannot miss!👌 Going to this restaurant for 38 years.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bruceandannstahley
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

Found this location on TA the food was plentiful and delicious. The pancakes were light and fluffy. Waitress and Waiters friendly, they serviced the tables immediately getting them ready for the next customers. I highly recommend Marvin’s. We’ll definitely return on our next trip to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gloriabS1315LG
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This is a Novato favorite - if your okay with waiting for a table, this is the place to be for Breakfast in Novato. Great food and great service. The waffle sandwich is my favorite!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LisaRavina
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Best breakfast around for miles! We always make a point to visit Marvin’s Restaurant when visiting Marin County, Ca. A small place on Grant Ave. with few tables. We had to wait for. few minutes to get a four seat table but well worth the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank randoozle
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Inside can get quite loud and cramped so sit outside for the perfect al fresco meal. The staff has been there for years and are always friendly and professional. Your coffee is constantly being refilled and good coffee it is! The spicy hollandaise sauce is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank peggy b
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Just about everything I have ordered here for either breakfast or lunch has been delicious and service has been good. My go-to place to take out of town visitors for the past 20 plus years.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Rich12456
Reviewed October 25, 2018

and boy was I missing out! Went there Saturday morning and had to wait for about 15 minutes because they were really busy. I know why because the food was awesome. I had the steak & eggs with country gravy and my wife had one...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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July 12, 2016|
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March 28, 2015|
Response from hapydaz2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the average breakfast entrée is about $10 to 12 dollars but there are also smaller portion sizes and side dishes for those that want lighter choices and they range from $4 dollars and up depending on choice. Great... More
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