Let's be honest: Marin County is fab in many ways. World's most beautiful landscape? Check. Birthplace of the mountain bike and the hot tub? Check. Stomping ground of the Grateful Dead? Check. But the restaurant scene has been lackluster. Until now.
Photos by Mariko Reed, unless otherwise noted.
Above: A lounge area exudes midcentury cool.
Above: Another view of the private dining area.
Above: The main dining room features Commune's trademark (and hard-to-pin-down) sense of cool.
Above: School chairs against an agrarian photo mural. Photo by Katie Newburn.
Above: Teal velvet banquettes. Photo by Katie Newburn.
Above: Cool polished concrete floors.
Above: Tiling courtesy of Heath Ceramics in Sausalito.
Above: A view of the bar seating. Photo by Katie Newburn.
Above: The wood-burning hearth. Photo by Katie Newburn.
Above: A view of the precision detailing.
Above: Fire cooking in action. Photo by Katie Newburn.
Above: Photo by Katie Newburn.