Meals & Nutrition

Jackson Café

Jackson Café

Lunch and Takeout in San Rafael, CA

The Jackson Café is open for indoor dining (Monday – Friday 11:30am – 2:00pm).

Kitchen closes at 1:45pm.

We cannot wait to see you in the Café! Procedures and protocols have been approved by Marin County Public Health. At this time, all guests must be fully vaccinated and must show proof of vaccination (card or photo of card) upon first entry. 

To-Go meals:

 Lunches are available to-go (Monday-Friday 11:30am – 2:00pm), and are made-to-order meals from the Café menu. Please call us at 415-456-9062 with questions.


Our Location

Jackson Café is located at 930 Tamalpais Ave in San Rafael, right across from the bus depot. Our hours are from Monday–Friday, 11:30am – 2:00pm.

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Frequently asked questions:

Not at all!  Everyone is welcome to enjoy our affordable and delicious meals.

The Jackson Café is open for indoor dining on weekdays, Monday through Friday, from 11:30am – 2:00pm. Kitchen closes at 1:45pm.

Yes you may! Take-out meals are made-to-order based on the menu of the day. Please note: we do not have online ordering. Orders must be placed in person or call us at 415-456-9062 x100. Please leave a message if we cannot take your call. Orders must be placed by 11:00am for same day pickup.    

No. In order to offer seasonal specialties, we think it is best to remain flexible and take advantage of what is fresh.

Entrée specials are updated daily and are posted on this page.   

Currently, we are extending our special member price of $6 per meal to Vivalon members, regardless of age or disability status. Vivalon non-member price is $10 per meal.

We are in the process of planning our monthly luncheons and have not resumed them quite yet. However, we are doing special lunches for certain holidays, so be sure to check this page for special holiday meals available for takeout and/or delivery.

Yes, the facility is available for morning, evening and weekend events. Please view room rates here and call 415-456-9062 for more information.


Daily Specials September 13-17 2021

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September, 16 2021


Turkey Shepard’s Pie

Vegetarian Special

Four Cheese Ravioli with Parmarossa Sauce

Big Bowl of Beautiful
Special Salad

Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad

Sandwich Board

Seasoned Roast Beef
Roasted Turkey Breast
Stacy’s Secret Tuna Recipe
(Can Also be a Salad)


Broccoli Potato


Key Lime Pie



Filet of Sole with Mushrooms




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For more information
Call us today at 415-456-9062.
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