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Sol Food Puerto Rican Cuisine

903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
+1 415-451-4765
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Caribbean, Latin, Puerto Rican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fresh food and delicious! Quick and friendly service. Patio was small but ok for a party of three and with a kid and a dog. I look forward to trying them again.

Thank Angi B
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love the atmosphere, the colors, the furniture. It's a very noisy place but very Latino. It feels like being in Puerto Rico, Colombia or a Latin America country, on vacations. The lemonade is great and the dishes are healthy and delicious.

Thank anabW1262OD
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has delicious food and friendly service. There was a line up (because the food is so amazing!) but it moved quickly. We are outside in their patio. Awesome place!

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Steak sandwiches! service is ok. The atmosphere is great. a lot of customers but worth the wait.

Thank 879alan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here at noon on a Saturday right before Dominican University's Graduation Ceremony ended and by the time we sat down the line was out the door... ALL worth it. We've been coming here since 2012 and overall it is: A place where you...More

Thank Rachell S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sol serves Puerto Rican food with a vengeance! It's menu offers pork, chicken, and sea food (shrimp, etc.) dishes with some vegetarian dishes as well. Beef is on the sandwich menu, I believe, but we didn't have it. The sandwiches are generous and delicious; the...More

Thank desertsage55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome! Have not found anything this good since I have been in PR...service is fast! Dont be shy...you usually share your tables with strangers, but the food is so good that all you hear is lips smacking....fun environment

Thank mckin4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Initially, I was a bit skeptical about the hype of this place - both from online reviews and the line out the door when I drove by. That said, SOL Food more than overdelivered on both accounts and I found a new favorite restaurant in...More

Thank olimaspecto
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bad service, orders are always wrong, prices are ridiculous And the portions aren't enough for a small child.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Line up to place your order, find a seat to share with others and waiter brings your food. Had the fried pork chop which was served with a green salad, beans and fried banana. Very casual lively place. There are bottles of water and bottles...More

Thank Golangnggo
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Diane B
Do they have a bar? Beer on tap?
30 November 2016|
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Response from L L | Reviewed this property |
No they don't
Do they take reservations?
9 March 2016|
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Response from 99MD2015 | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't. Tables and sitting is rustic and limited. It's on first come first basis.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 903 Lincoln Ave, San Rafael, CA 94901-3331
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-451-4765
  • E-mail