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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Pelican Inn Restaurant

€€ - €€€
Bar, British, Pub
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
10 Pacific Way, Muir Beach, CA 94965-9729
+1 415-383-6000
Website
Today
11:30 - 22:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

173 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 168: English reviews
Kelowna, Canada
Level Contributor
136 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We found this delightful spot more by accident than intent, due to the highway being closed. It is delightful, actually feels like a real English pub & a lovely spot to sit for lunch and wile away a few hours. We had a lovely lunch with a pint each and while it wasn't cheap, it was very pleasant. The last... More 

Helpful?
Thank JeannineBC
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Buffet ok. Food ok. The service... not ok. Our server wasn't even busy but seemed bothered to be waiting on us.

Helpful?
Thank JDP17
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
133 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most interesting in I have ever seen. Make sure you ask for the history book to read while you are there. The place is made from reclaimed first growth redwood, the bar is amazing, it's a must for Bay area visitors...

Helpful?
Thank pinyinok
Charlotte, North Carolina
Level Contributor
151 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The atmosphere of this old pub is what you need to go to the pelican for. And maybe the ale. The food was average and expensive. Muir beach is just a short walk down the road.

Helpful?
Thank Nightowl_RN
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We stopped in here after a winter walk along the beach and building a few sandcastles with a 2 year old. We chose to eat in the bar as it was a Sunday and the restaurant had a carvery instead of a la carte. The food was good - fish and chips and beef stew and a sandwich for the... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Iain H
Charlotte, North Carolina
Level Contributor
131 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

A must visit when in Muir Beach. Had Sunday Brunch and was very nice, and fine beer selection. Atmosphere is super, sat out back on covered/heated patio.

Helpful?
Thank Todd S
Auburn, California
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A luncheon visit to the Pelican Inn is something everyone should carve time for into their day in the Muir Beach area. The old world feel and decor of this place is a perfect match for your day at the beach. The food is a bit spendy so don't go famished though unless you want to take part in the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mariesdottir
Cleveland, Ohio
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Loved the atmosphere of The Pelican Inn, casual and cozy and a great place to bring your dog or stop post hike or bike ride

Helpful?
Thank Karen P
Norwich UK
Level Contributor
106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We had a light lunch here .. Whole ambience was of a Uk pub that had got a bit left behind .. and being offered beers I can buy at home was really weird. Pelican ale went down well .. but the ploughmans was nothing like a Uk ploughmans .. not enough cheese, no pickled onion ( despite the menu... More 

Helpful?
Thank fidgetbuzz
Tampa
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 December 2016

My wife and I visited San Francisco for our honeymoon and went hiking along Shoreline Parkway our first morning in town. We stopped in at the Pelican for lunch after working up an appetite on the cliffs. This was by far the best restaurant we stopped at during our entire trip! The staff and service were great, but nothing compared... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kevinwodrich

Travellers who viewed The Pelican Inn Restaurant also viewed

Stinson Beach, Marin County
Mill Valley, Marin County
 
Stinson Beach, Marin County
Mill Valley, Marin County
 
Stinson Beach, Marin County
 

Been to The Pelican Inn Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Pacific Way, Muir Beach, CA 94965-9729
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Muir Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 415-383-6000

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Pelican Inn Restaurant and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
over a year ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from The Pelican Inn Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?