Insalata’s offers New Outdoor and Indoor Dining!

Insalata's is open for Lunch and Dinner  Indoor and Outdoor! Reservations can be made on OpenTable.

Marin County Public Health has lifted the local indoor face covering mandate, which required everyone to wear face coverings in indoor public places, regardless of vaccination status.​ more info here

Take Out from our Deli Case (for cold items only) is open between the hours of 11:00am and 7:00pm. Check out what's In the Case Today (updated daily at 11:00am). Please know that phone orders will take 20-30 minutes to fill AFTER 11:00am.

Now you can order COLD DELI FOOD from the Case online and pick up!

About Us

Since 1996, Insalata’s has brought the warm spirit of the Mediterranean to Marin County. As an integral part of the community, our Bib Gourmand-awarded restaurant has become a place for every occasion, including once-in-a-lifetime celebrations (in the private Siena Room or via catering) and busy weeknight dinners (from the takeout counter). With menus that strike a balance between familiar flavors and enticing new fare, the restaurant strives to make everyone feel welcome at the table.  For Latin American favorites, visit our sister restaurant, Marinitas.

Insalata’s proudly partners with to get food donations to vulnerable people in our community. Please visit their website for information on what they do and how you can help.

Valentine’s Day 2022

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In The Case Today, Tuesday, January 25, 2022,

Family Meals:
Chicken Enchiladas (serves 4) $28
Chicken Parmesan (serves 5) $32

Proteins and Mains:
Asian Chicken Meatballs
BBQ Baby Back Ribs
Chicken Enchiladas
Italian Chicken Meatballs
Chicken Skewers
Fried Chicken Tenders
Grilled Salmon
Grilled Yogurt Chicken
Lamb Skewers
Shrimp Skewers

Pasta and Grains:
Barley Salad *NEW
Carbonara Pasta
French Lentil Salad
Israeli Couscous
Marco Polo Noodles
Lasagna with Pork Bolognese
Orzo Pasta Salad
Pasta Marinara
Risotto Cakes

Soups and Stews:
Butternut Squash Parsnip (vegan)
Vegetable Tagine (vegan)

Focaccia Crisps (8 per pkg)

Red and Yellow bell pepper, green olive, red onion

Specials: Fall Grilled Salmon Salad with Kale, Quinoa, Brussel Sprouts, Almonds, Cara cara Orange radish and Tahini Dressing $21

Salads and Veggies:
Broccoli Salad
Grilled Broccolini
Celery Root Salad *NEW
Kale Salad
Mashed Potatoes
Portobelo mushrooms
Roasted Cauliflower
Roasted Brussel sprouts with bacon
Roasted Potatoes
Roasted Sweet Potatoes
Roasted Winter Veggies
Southwest Coleslaw

Try our Sauces and Condiments!
Cilantro Mint Chutney
Dill Ranch Dressing
Muhammara (contains walnuts)
Salsa Verde

Cocktails:   Just Add Ice!  (serves two) $20
Guava Dacquiri
Grapefruit Gimlet

Beer 16 oz. Cans:
Henhouse StarTurn
Mango Fluff, Fruited Sour by Great Notion
Temescal Mexican Lager
Hello, 2022 by HenHouse

Wines by the can:
Foxie Chardonnay Sparkling White with Quince & Amarillo Hops

Wines by the bottle
CAMP Cabernet Sauvignon SOLD OUT!
Liwa Sauvignon Blanc
Folk Machine Pinot Noir
The Fabelist Rose
Idlewild Barbera Blend
Land of Saints Chardonnay
Foxie Chardonnay Cans

Non Alcoholic Beverages
Housemade Cranberry Ginger Iced Tea
San Pellegrino - large bottle
Panna - large bottle
Spindrift Lemon
La Croix

Dessert of the Day:
Banana Walnut Bread $9.95
Flourless Chocolate Torte $9.95

Chocolate Chip
Coffee Toffee
Ginger Pecan
Peanut Butter Miso
White Chocolate Oatmeal
Gluten Free Spiced Pecan Cranberry Shortbread Cookie
Gluten Free Chocolate Chip with Almonds (bag of 6)

Anise Almond (Gluten Free)
Citrus Almond
Chocolate Chip Pecan Biscotti (Gluten Free)
Chocolate Hazelnut
Cornmeal Raisin

Mud Pudding (Gluten Free)
Mud Pudding with Coconut Milk (Vegan and Gluten Free)
Butterscotch Pudding

Other Sweets
Caramel Sauce
Chocolate Sauce

Now you can buy our cookie dough "Ready to Bake" - A Baker's Dozen of our Salted White Chocolate Oatmeal cookie dough $16

Click here to view our To Go Catering Menu and Appetizer Menu *Note:  If a take out order is cancelled 24 hours prior to pick up or delivery, a cancellation fee of 50% of the food portion of the order will be charged.

In the News

Insalata’s named one of the top Middle Eastern Restaurants in the Bay Area 4.28.21 read more
Insalata’s is proud to say we were once again awarded the Michelin’s Bib Gourmand Award for 2021!  read more
The Pacific Sun voted Heidi Krahling the Best Chef in Marin for 2021! read more
Insalata’s makes the list of 100 Best Neighborhood Gems in America for 2021. 9.9.21  read more
Insalata’s Teams With Marin Non-Profit To Feed Hungry 4.24.20  read more
Heidi Krahling interviewed in the San Francisco Chronicle 1.23.19  read more


Insalata’s and Marinitas: The Story of Two Restaurants

This new book shares the backstory of Heidi Krahling’s perennially popular San Anselmo restaurant.

$36.+ tax

Insalata’s Mediterranean Table

Heidi Krahling’s first book celebrates family and the importance of good food and hospitality.

$32.+ tax

The Team

Heidi & Mark Krahling

Heidi & Mark Krahling


Heidi Krahling became a chef during California’s culinary coming of age in the 1980s. She and her husband, Mark Krahling, opened Insalata’s in 1996 and both have worked hard to make it a central part of the San Anselmo community. Today, Heidi is the mama-in-residence, guiding her culinary team while Mark ensures that the restaurant’s myriad components run smoothly. Their goal has always been to provide gracious service and delicious Mediterranean-inspired food to their guests while taking care of their teams of chefs and servers.
Taylor Carnes

Taylor Carnes

Head Chef

Taylor Carnes brings creativity and passion to every dish he develops. A former valet at Insalata’s, Carnes trained at the Napa Valley Cooking School and quickly worked his way up the kitchen ranks to head cuisine. When not at the restaurant, he bikes Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County or experiments with delicious new recipes with friends and family.
Beth Casey

Beth Casey


Beth Casey is hard-wired to create memorable dining experiences for the guests of Insalata’s. Prior to joining our management team, Beth gained experience in every aspect of restaurant operations as a restaurant owner and hospitality instructor.
Bruce Johnstone

Bruce Johnstone

Pastry Chef

Bruce is steeped in American dessert traditions. At Insalata’s, he melds his knack for creating playful spins on American classics with Heidi’s love of seasonal, Mediterranean desserts. Few things make him happier than creating centerpieces for events or developing new designs for seasonal cookies and cupcakes.
Joe Krahling

Joe Krahling


A graduate of Northern Arizona university’s hotel and restaurant program, Joe has been active in our restaurant for as long as he can remember. He has had the unique opportunity to work all positions at Insalatas which allows him to bring his youthful perspective and talents to the management team. When not working, one of Joe’s passions is drumming in his rock band.

Catering & Private Dining

We would love to cater your next event with our beautifully crafted meals from our Take Out Department. Please view our Catering and Take Out Menu (pdf). To launch the conversation about your event needs, for immediate response, contact us at 415.457.7700 or 415.457.8223.  You can also email us Monday-Friday at insalatasrestaurant (at)

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Private Dining in The Siena Room
Featuring French doors that ensure privacy, the Siena Room is perfect for business events and celebratory gatherings. It can accommodate up to 32 people with a menu customized for the occasion. For more information, contact Beth at 415.457.7700 or by email at

Art by Laura Parker


‘Laura Parker’s art is an essential part of our interiors and branding…’ – Heidi Insalata Krahling

View a selection of her paintings by clicking on the image at right or visit her online gallery here.

All images © 2014 Laura Parker

Insalata’s Day in the Life

In celebration of our 20th Anniversary, Insalata’s invites you to watch this video showcasing the daily routine and flow of our restaurant.


Lunch:  Mon-Sun 11:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: Sun-Thu: 5:00pm-8:30pm
Dinner: Fri-Sat: 5:00pm-9:00pm 

Takeout: Mon-Sun: 11:00am-7:00pm

Find Us

Address: 120 Sir Francis Drake Blvd, San Anselmo, CA 94960
Phone: 415-457-7700


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Contact Info

Email us here.
Call for Takeout: 415.457.8223
Private Parties: Call Beth 415.457.7700
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