The Best International Restaurant Meals to Pair With the Rafael@Home Virtual Cinema

Check out the tantalizing cuisine from our restaurant partners, offering take-out menus from around the world to please your palate while you cozy up with the Smith Rafael Film Center Rafael@Home virtual cinema and livestream conversations, exclusive CFI Member Screenings, the upcoming Mill Valley Film Festival and DocLands Documentary Film Festival, and more!

Il Davide

Warm and welcoming Italian restaurant serving refined Tuscan fare including classic lunch specials. 

Le Comptoir

Contemporary and unpretentious bistrot, rotisserie, and epicerie offering delicious French-style fare such as steak, mussels & rotisserie meats, plus wine.

San Rafael Joe’s

Now celebrating over 70 years in business San Rafael Joe’s is a veritable Marin County favorite, well-known for serving contemporary Italian-American cuisine with nightly specials.

State Room Brewery

Hip gastropub for house brews, cocktails, wood-fired pizza & American eats with a global touch, State Room is proud to use local, organic, and sustainable producers.

Sol Food

Renowned casual eatery with locations in San Rafael and Mill Valley serving fresh, authentic, and traditional Puerto Rican fare with a highly addictive menu for which customers go to great lengths to get a fix.

Theresa & Johnny’s

Local’s favorite! Homestyle breakfast fare, plus sandwiches and soups. Breakfast, Breakfast, Breakfast, all day long, plus diner-style lunch offerings, too!

Piazza D’Angelo

Welcome to Piazza D’Angelo, proudly bringing southern Italian cuisine to the heart of Mill Valley, with delectable options like wood-fired pizzas, freshly made pastas, and antipasti, as well as fresh fish, prime meats, and signature tiramisu.

Pizza Antica

Offering irresistible crispy, thin-crust pizza and other Italian standards made with pristine local ingredients from small family farmers.


A refined purveyor of contemporary California cuisine, directed by what is available from local farmers, ranches, and fisheries, creating unique rustic flavors and great beverages.


Great spot for Mediterranean fare, with and popular take-out options that bring the warm spirit of the Mediterranean to Marin County.

Pacific Catch

Outpost of an easygoing chain known for simply prepared seafood with a Pacific Rim influence.

Aroma Cafe

Bright, casual coffee shop offering breakfast, sandwiches, and Middle Eastern plates specializing in Mediterranean Fusion Foods.

The 2020 Food Category was sponsored by California Film Institute.

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