Feedback
=
MICHELIN Guide California

Playa

  • 41 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley, 94941, United States
  • 24 - 50 USD • Mexican, Tex-Mex
Reserve a table
Powered by
Take Away

Closed Monday but otherwise open for takeout and delivery.

Order
=
MICHELIN Guide California

Playa

  • 41 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley, 94941, United States
  • 24 - 50 USD • Mexican, Tex-Mex
MICHELIN Guide’s Point Of View

The foggy beaches of Marin County may be a far cry from the sand and surf of Baja, but this lively spot keeps the vacation vibe alive with margaritas, mezcal and madly delicious Mexican cooking. And while Playa feels upmarket with its colorful tiles, blown-glass lights and walls of windows, its food is wonderfully authentic.

The menu makes for tough choices: opt for the outstanding al pastor tacos layered with sweet-spicy caramelized pineapple salsa, or the crispy empanadas stuffed with chorizo, currants and green olives, drizzled with chimichurri. Whether you choose a cocktail and a mushroom-squash blossom quesadilla at the bar or bowls of chips and queso fundido with a big group on the sunny back patio, good times are guaranteed.

Show More Show Less
  • = Bib Gourmand: good quality, good value cooking
  • ó Comfortable restaurant
Speciality
  • Poblano Soup
  • Al Pastor tacos
  • S'more pie

Facilities & Services

  • Credit card / Debit card accepted
  • E Non-smoking restaurant
  • r Outside dining available
  • Take away
  • a Wheelchair access

Information

+1 415-384-8871

Share Your MICHELIN Guide Experience

Nearby Restaurants

Subscribe to our newsletter and be the first to get news and updates about the MICHELIN Guide

Subscribe

Follow the MICHELIN Guide on social media for updates and behind-the-scenes information