BEST BRunch IN MariN
Locally Sourced × Crafted with Love
Farm House Local opened in March 2013 with the vision to serve locally sourced breakfast and lunch specialties. Our philosophy is to offer a menu showcasing the abundance of local produce, carefully selected purveyors of meat and seafood along with the region's best coffee, bread, small batch wines and hand crafted beers. We appreciate and respect the bounty of artisanal products available to us in the Bay Area and we incorporate such products into our seasonal menu changes.
Chef/Owner David Monson was classically trained in Paris in 1987 at the Chambre de Commerce, Ecole Ferrandi. After working with renowned chefs Wolfgang Puck, Jeremiah Tower and Patrick Glennon, David traveled overseas to Melbourne, Bombay and Hong Kong showcasing his unique brand of California cuisine. In 1995, David was awarded the Best Restaurant of the Year in Hong Kong at the Napa Restaurant located on the top floor of the Kowloon Shangri-La Hotel. After more than a decade overseas, David settled in the Bay Area teaching European Cuisine at the California Culinary Academy while opening a highly successful catering company, Custom Chef. During the next decade, David enjoyed the emergence of Farm-to-Table dinner venues yet recognized the absence of similar breakfast and lunch restaurants and, as such, Farm House Local was created. We hope you will enjoy and share in our love of the best of the Bay Area.
A special thank you to our many long term employees and regular guests who have believed in our vision and grown with us through the years. In addition, I would like to thank Jeanine Thomas, my financial partner, friend and mentor, for her unwavering support, guidance, love and understanding through our many years together. The "Farm" would not have enjoyed the success of our efforts without her endless contributions.
Are you looking for a unique venue to celebrate a special occasion, host a dinner party or plan a corporate event? Farm House Local, located at 25 Ward Street in Larkspur, offers private event space and in-house catering with indoor seating and a private outdoor patio. The Farm House Local chef, David Monson, offers everything from delicious hors d’oeuvres to a savory buffet, to an elegant sit down dinner using the best available local products meticulously sourced from our Bay area purveyors. We offer a wide range of wine and beer selections, with special discounted event pricing, or provide your own beverages for a nominal bartending fee.
Restaurant Rental: $500.00 for 4 hours ($125.00 per hour thereafter),
Wine, Beer and Other Beverages: Charged on consumption with discounted pricing,
Bartending Fee (charged only on guest-provided beverages): $300.00, includes stemware
Passed Hors d'oeuvres and Platters: From $55 per guest,
Buffet Dinner: From $70 per guest,
Family Style Dinner: From $75 per guest,
Plated Dinner Service (3 courses): From $80 per guest,
*Add passed hors d'oeuvres and or dessert to any dinner service for an additional $5 - $10 per guest.
We do not charge a cleaning fee, set-up fee or any other administrative fee for your event. Rental equipment, not available at the restaurant, will be charged at-cost and will be picked up and delivered free-of-charge for your convenience.
To complete a booking with Farm House Local, please submit a $500 deposit in form of check payable to Farm House Local. Please mail or deliver to 25 Ward Street, Larkspur CA 94939. Final payment due at event conclusion.
For more information and catering pricing for your particular event, please fill out the form below and we will respond to as soon as possible!
We look forward to bringing you the Best of the Bay area for your special event!
***Please note that due to the limited capacity of our restaurant and in fairness to all our patrons, Weekend and Holiday reservations are for one and a half hours from time of the reservation to completion of meal. Please ensure that your guest arrive promptly!***
Thank you for your patronage and we look forward to serving you!
All our Best,
Farm House Local Staff and Management
25 Ward Street
Larkspur, CA 94939
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