Pine Cone Diner
Eclectic. $$. Funky diner meets upscale bistro in this small diner in the tiny coastal town of Pt Reyes Station. Ambitious dishes, like cherry-wood-smoked pork loin with lavender gastrique, and steak au poivre with peppercorn brandy sauce served in homey atmosphere. Scrumptious homemade desserts. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Closed Mon. 60 Fourth St. 415.663.1536.
American-Californian. $$. Innovative menu, fresh local seafood, and range-fed meats. Desserts to die for—the homemade butterscotch pudding is highly recommended. Outdoor dining; full bar. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. 11180 State Route 1. 415.663.1515.