We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Le Chalet Basque Restaurant

Unclaimed
Reserve a Table
2
Thu, 7/18
8:00 PM
OR

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
CUISINES
French
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
View all details
meals, features, about

Location and contact

Reviews (87)
Filter reviews
85 results
Traveler rating
41
23
11
8
2
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
41
23
11
8
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pate steak basque country items on the menu mother's day baroque patio
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 85 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most items are overpriced and it took way too long to get the food yet they were not overly busy. The food seems well prepared and tasty. Not sure if we will go back though, because of the first two attributes...

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Glynda C
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

Fabulous food wait staff & owners. Good ambiance. The garden patio is gorgeous for a Summer or Spring lunch or dinner. Generations of my family have enjoyed eating here together. Very kind owners. I brought my aging father here once accidentally on Mother's Day without...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank RumiHasIt
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Good food. Not over priced. Very friendly and accommodating. My friend was encouraged to bring her Russian wolfhound on to the patio.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank FrequentFlier78868
Reviewed July 19, 2018

I thought my salmon was excellent, but otherwise I would pass on going here. The service was very slow which left our group sitting for a long time. One of the people I was sitting with ordered a medium steak, and it came rare. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Karen D
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Mostly frequented by the elderly. Never had food this MEH in the Basque country! Pleasant enough space, if you aren't too fussy about food.

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank tarbabySausalito
Reviewed May 22, 2018

We ordinarily avoid restaurants on Mother's Day due to the crowds, sometimes poor and slow service. But we were traveling so chose this one from a AAA tour guide book and loved it. Relaxed, delicious food, pretty setting. Thanks, Chalet Basque!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mary052010
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Not sure I would go here again even the fact that this restaurant was recommended to us... The food sounded ok on the menu card but when served at the table it was quite sad. It was not presented well - seemed like everything was...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Alstapelfeld
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Le Chalet Basque offer a good selection of slightly different items on the menu, mostly meat dishes. Hearty food servers by charming staff. The rooms are homey.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank mjmbkk
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

You do have to seek this place out on North San Pedro road. But years of experiences here have always been fantastic. Traditional spot for great family meal. You really can’t go wrong. I even had a soccer banquet here one time.

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Tighe O
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Maybe it would have been better if we ate outside, but it was too cold - the restaurant is cramped with old musty smelling carpet - tables too close together - many older people and I can see why - the portions are large and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Cindy H
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 nearby hotels
Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel San Rafael - Marin County / Conference Center
1,476 reviews
.76 miles away
Four Points by Sheraton San Rafael Marin County
674 reviews
1.28 miles away
Marin Lodge
372 reviews
1.70 miles away
Best Western Plus Novato Oaks Inn
930 reviews
2.94 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 262 nearby restaurants
Ristorante La Toscana
146 reviews
1.19 miles away
Bogie's Cafe
49 reviews
1.03 miles away
Mulberry Street Pizzeria
71 reviews
1.05 miles away
Gaspare's Pizzeria Ristorante
52 reviews
1.23 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 48 nearby attractions
Marin County Farmers' Market--San Rafael
203 reviews
1.08 miles away
China Camp State Park
197 reviews
.60 miles away
Marin County Civic Center
107 reviews
1.03 miles away
Marin Center
72 reviews
.89 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
KarlaHappyTraveler
January 6, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Thomas B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry for the late reply. Traveling. I didn't see go on the menu. Their recipes are old Basque and adhere to specific seasonings and coating. You can request but I couldn't say.
1
Vote
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing