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Murray Circle

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Half Dozen 19
Full Dozen 35
Raw Half Shell Oysters*
16
Chilled Prawns*
traditional cocktail sauce and lemon
18
Huitlacoche Ceviche*
rock cod, corn truffle, jicama, avocado, cucumber, yucca
18
Blue Crab Cakes*
corn- black eye pea succotash, jalapeno-lime aioli
16
Duck Confit Sliders
brie, arugula, black berry gastric
12
Umami Fries
porcini powder, truffle oil, parmesan, herbs
15
Burrata & Bread
sundried apricot chutney, spice roasted pistachios
9
House Made Chips & Truffle Dip
7
Pistachios
rosemary
Half Board 19
Full Board 35
Charcuterie Board*
LIGHTER FARE
15
Citrus Salad
seasonal citrus, goat cheese, dried cranberry, walnut vinaigrette
16
Add Chicken* 7
Kale Salad
red russian and dino kale, cheddar, miso, quinoa, sundried apricots, cashews
18
Ahi Tataki Tostadas*
bean sprouts, daikon, green papaya, wasabi mayo, cucumber, togarashi, nori
SANDWICHES
choice of: baby greens, fries - $3 or umami fries - $5
18
Farley Burger*
grass fed chuck blend, smoked mozzarella, tomato, charred onions, arugula, aioli
21
Duck 'Cassoulet' Sandwich
duck confit, brie, prosciutto, organic beans, parmesan, arugula, tomato
21
Steak Sandwich
bavette, charred onion, tomato, arugula, aioli
QA
Chef's Fish Sandwich*
MAINS
24
Pappardelle
charred tomatoes, peas, asparagus, pecorino, basil
28
Pressed Organic Chicken*
farro, asparagus, forest mushroom, chicken jus
36
Steak Frites*
truffle fries, grilled tomato, brandy sauce
About
Cavallo Point's acclaimed restaurant, Murray Circle, is one of the Bay Area's top culinary destinations. Highlighting refined modern Northern California cuisine anchored to its Marin roots, the freshest local ingredients and stunning Golden Gate Bridge views, a meal here is inspired. Settle into the elegant yet comfortable dining room accented with beautifully restored tin ceilings, fine art photography and toasty fireplaces. Outside, soak up the sun on plush outdoor seating on the historic porch, with sweeping views of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge.
PRICE RANGE
$40 - $60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s sad when the valet parking is the best part...well the views of the Golden Gate were wonderful too. Our food was average or lower. Our service was poor. Our waiter seemed more interested in the girl at the reservation desk. The crab cakes were...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank blessingmead0w
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear blessingmead0w, I am very sorry to hear that your dining experience at Murray Circle did not meet your expectations and we fell short on service. I will share your feedback with our Food and Beverage team. Thank you for your time, Brendan

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a dinner while staying at Cavallo Point Lodge. The hostess and waiter accommodated us when a large, noisy party filled the nearby private area. They efficiently found us a quiet table, and we ordered lovely salads and delicious entrees. The cod and filet...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Newly-mt-nesters, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm glad to know you enjoyed both the service and the food and that you had such a lovely time. Sincerely, Brendan

Reviewed April 30, 2019

The setting is great but we felt that the food was not worthy of the prices charged. We ate a birthday lunch here in April and expected it to be quite special. There was nothing specifically wrong with the lunch entrees, but they were not...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank FBCB-1
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2019

Dear FBCB-1, I appreciate your feedback and will share it with our Chef. Sincerely, Brendan

Reviewed April 13, 2019

We were having a family celebration and we had made reservations. None of us had eaten here before. The maitre d' was expecting us. The food was delicious, the service was impeccable, and the ambiance was great.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Dr S
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2019

Dear Dr S, I am very happy to hear that your special event was flawless and that you enjoyed the space and the food as well. Thank you for taking the time to review us. Kind regards,

Reviewed February 21, 2019

Be prepared to wait. Oddly, bar tables need to have a hostess approval? We thought that was odd. Do you need a reservation to wait for your reservation? A hostess quickly informed us that she must seat the diners waiting for a table in the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2019

Dear Flyinghigh123, I'm sorry that you had to wait such a long time for your meals. Our kitchen is undergoing a full remodel and the team is working hard around the construction, the opening of our new kitchen is coming up on March 12 and...More

Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

The setting is really beautiful and restaurant has a ton of potential. The only Offered buffet on sat at noon or the small bites menu that didn’t really have healthy options. Menu was $38 and didn’t include coffee or tea. It’s was ok but pretty...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sharshir
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2019

Dear Sharshir, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I will share your comments with our Executive Chef. Sincerely, Brendan

Reviewed January 27, 2019

Ornate, clean, a bit of Sausalito history. Not cheap, bring your wallet. Don't believe the $$$ critique. It's truly a $$$$$....Potato chips with a cream cheese sauce, $9.00. Skimpy but homemade. Nice taste, Negroni and white wine, $27.00. Lotsa Yuppies and millennials. For a lovely...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

Dear Bill, Thank you for sharing your experience and taking the time to review us. Sincerely, Brendan

Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

This beautiful restaurant is located in a gorgeous former army base with spectacular views of San Francisco and the Bay and Golden Gate bridges, but their breakfast buffet is truly mediocre and grossly overpriced. Nothing was really good except the organic berries. The Bloody Mary...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bearwife
CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Bearwife, I'm sorry you had such a negative experience during your brunch. If you would kindly contact our Director of Food and Beverage (kalyana@cavallopoint.com / 415.339.4755) he would like to speak with you in this regard. Sincerely, Brendan

Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in the hotel so had the chance to have breakfast, lunch an dinner. The breakfast was fine. The lunch ok and service was spotty. Dinner,again ok and service very spotty. The menu is very limited, lunch and dinner menus are the same)....More

Date of visit: December 2018
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CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear hcastro, I'm sorry to hear that your dining experiences did not meet your expectations. Once our kitchen remodel project is finalized in February our menus will once again reflect the variety that we normally offer our guests. I apologize for the inconvenience of the...More

Reviewed December 10, 2018

I have been to Murray Circle for brunch a number of times previously and have enjoyed it. I was there yesterday (12/9) and it was a HUGE rip off. Stay away!!! The omelet station was pathetic and the chef kept running out of ingredients. Moreover,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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CavalloPointGM, General Manager at Murray Circle, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2018

Dear thumbun, I'm sorry to hear about your experience when you attended our temporary buffet service. I have shared your comments with the Chef and the Food and Beverage Director. I hope you can visit us again when our kitchen re opens in February. Sincerely,...More

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Dear Wandc3, Thank you for reaching out to us in regards to celebrating Thanksgiving at our lodge. We accommodate buffet seating for large groups and hope that we are able to host you and your friends/family. Please give... More
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