The Bay Area Restaurants

Balboa Café

  • 38 Miller Ave. Map It
  • Mill Valley
  • American

Published 05/25/2016

Fodor's Review

With intimate lighting, rich wood accents, and fresh-pressed white linens, this café offers an upscale dining experience. The bar is so busy that you'll be lucky if your elbow gets anywhere near it. Although the cocktails aren't as stiff as their price tags, the food is creative, local, and beautifully presented. Try the Duroc pork chop or caramelized filet of salmon, and try to save room for the s'mores bread pudding. The extensive wine list includes a few wines from Marin County.

Restaurant Information


38 Miller Ave., at Sunnyside Ave., Mill Valley, California, 94941, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • No lunch Mon.
  • Reservations essential

Published 05/25/2016


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