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Picco Restaurant

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320 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, CA 94939-2033 (King)
+1 415-924-0300
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17:30 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Mill Valley, California
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A really bad place from start to finish. Hasn't been updated or improved in years. Rude and arrogant hosts. So so service. Tight space, loud and food is mediocre. For the price, it has gone way downhill from where it used to be. If this is what's Best in Marin, I'd recommend you go into the city or to Buckeye... More 

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Thank jweiss2017
Kirkland, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best dinner's we have had in a long time! Everything was excellent. Food, service and atmosphere.

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Thank jennyhammond
Novato, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Picco is a 10/10 every time! The menu is always interesting, cocktails are inventive and staff is very pleasant and knowledgeable. Cool ambiance - lively, but not too loud. The Brussels sprouts are to die for. Also recommend the kale salad, short ribs, rigatoni and fish - ALL amazing. You can't go wrong at Picco.

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Thank BayAreaM0M
Larkspur, California
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and wine. Nice ambience. Cool bar and bartender. Did I say there is great food and wine? Between this place and Pizzeria Picco, there is a monopoly on excellent food/wine here in Larkspur. Hard to go wrong with either. I think I've had every dish on the menu over the course of the last 4 years.

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Thank Kim M
Sacramento, Ca
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Very, very good place. Very inventive chef, with lots of dishes with a different touch. We were a party of four, who had 4 different entree, 1 salad (beet) and 3 appetizers, all of which were really excellent and inventive. Very lively, some would say noisy, scene. If you are looking for fine dining, it would be hard to beat... More 

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Thank sacguy
Mill Valley, California
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We met good friends for dinner. It is a very popular restaurant so reservations in advance are necessary. The food is excellent - we started with 3 appetizers, brussell sprouts, mushrooms and avocado toast - I could have eaten all three by myself for my meal. Instead I had the sea bass which was perfectly cooked. Our meal was a... More 

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Thank MillValleyHelen
Berkeley, California
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Our family managed to get a reservation at Picco the day after Christmas to celebrate my husband's birthday. Although we had read reviews that this was an outstanding place, everything about the evening charmed and delighted. The octopus was the most perfectly cooked and prepared that I have ever eaten. Even the broccoli was prepared with such care. The waitperson... More 

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Thank judeym
Algarve, Portugal
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Went with a friend to this very popular restaurant. Friend lives locally so knew that it was necessary not only to book but to book an early slot as later it can become not only very busy but very noisy. Our waiter gave us excellent service and was happy not only to make recommendations but also to answer any of... More 

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Thank catoneill
Westport, Connecticut
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Had dinner with some friends and had a wonderful evening. After initially seating us in the front room at an awkwardly shaped table, they graciously moved us to the back room to a square, much quieter table. They have wonderful small plates to share - we had them one at a time and really savored the unusual and delicious flavors.... More 

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Thank Nutmeg M
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The food at Picco's is excellent. Appetizer: Avocado Burrata was just perfect and artfully served all things considered. Beet salad was fresh and crisp. California burrata salad was also fresh and delightful. The vegetable, roasted market squash, pumpkin puree, warm spices, pomegranate salsa rustica was unique and done perfectly. Another vegetable crispy fried brussels sprouts, asian pear, hobbs bacon, meyer... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, CA 94939-2033
    (King)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Larkspur
  • Phone Number: +1 415-924-0300

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Larkspur, California
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?