Eating and Drinking in Northern California

Last Updated October 08, 2014

Our guide to local eats, drinks (milk of course) and artisans from Edible Marin & Wine Country Magazine.

From fresh tortilas to fresh oysters, Northern California is known for its adventurous eating and agricultural bounty.

Flat Delicious: Toothsome and Texture are Key to Authentic Mexican Tortillas

El Molino Central
El Molino Central grinds out tortillas the old-school way
|11 Central Ave, Boyes Hot Springs, CA, us

Achieving Slurpability: Hog Island Oyster Co.

Hog Island Oyster
John Finger, president and co-founder of Hog Island Oyster Co., has a classic California surfer look—his hair is blond and his face is tan...
|20215 Hwy. 1, Marshall, CA, us
|(415) 663-9218
|610 1st St, Napa, CA, us
|(707) 251-8113
|1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA, us
|(415) 391-7117

Cultivating Awareness: Farming is Daily Meditation at Green Gulch

Abiding Abbess Linda Ruth Cutts at Green Gulch Zen Center
Trails of wispy fog cling to the switchback slopes along Highway 1 from Mill Valley to Muir Beach, past a hand-carved wooden sign leading...
|1601 Shoreline Hwy, Muir Beach, CA, us

Our Milk Shed: Coastal Marin and Sonoma Counties

Peggy Smith and Sue Conley of Cowgirl Creamery
The Renowned Local Dairy Network Built on Quality and Co-operation in Coastal Marin and Sonoma Counties
|80 Fourth Street, Point Reyes Station, CA, us
|(415) 663-9335

Rustic Bakery: Nothing Half Baked About This Couple’s Success

Rustic Bakery and Café cofounder Carol LeValley
It is a known fact that the baked goods at Rustic Bakery are habit forming. Many of us in Marin County (yes, count this as a personal...
|1139 Magnolia Ave, Larkspur, CA, us
|1407 Grant Ave, Novato, CA, us
|Marin Country Mart, Larkspur, CA, us

Ig Vella: The Big Cheese

Ig Vella surrounded by cheese
What was that weird crackling noise? It got louder and louder, and scarier and scarier. Was it an invasion of crickets into St. Francis...

A Taste of Marin: Culinary Tours Bring Appreciative Fans to Local Food Artisans

Tables reserved for A Taste of Marin
Elizabeth Hill is living proof that vision boards—those colorful collages people put together to realize their dreams—actually work. Well,...