SMART Train Is Now Available

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If you are a SMART Train passenger and planning to stop by at San Rafael to explore the city. Don’t forget to come to Lotus Cuisine of India, a certified green business restaurant that offers organic and delicious Indian food, located at 704 Fourth Street in Downtown San Rafael right next to SMART Train and San Rafael Transit Center.


Take the Clean Business Pledge

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San Rafael Clean Business Program

Lotus Family of Restaurants are a proud members of the San Rafael Clean Business Program! Proud Member of San Rafael Clean clean business program Take the Clean Business Pledge Lotus San Rafael Clean

Lotus Cuisine of India strives to be an environmentally friendly restaurant. All Lotus Family of Restaurants serve delicious dishes to patrons while caring for the environment. Lotus is a member of various environmental organizations including San Rafael Clean.

San Rafael Clean is an initiative by the City of San Rafael where organizations, businesses and volunteers join together to keep our city clean. Since 2005, they have organized neighborhood cleanups, hosted events about waste reduction, and educated the public about how litter affects the city.


Marin Green Drinks Business Mixer

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The next Marin Green Drinks business mixer is on September 12 from 5:307:30 PM at Lotus Cuisine of India a certified green business in downtown San Rafael. Our guest speaker is Michael Stocker, Director of Ocean Conservation Research. His topic? Ocean Soundscapes and the Industrialization of the Sea.

Marine animals have adapted to the ocean acoustic environment in wild and wonderous ways – which we are just beginning to understand as our human-generated acoustic smog begins to impose impacts on marine life.


Trips for Kids Marin at Lotus

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Trips for Kids Marin trips for kids marin Trips for Kids Marin at Lotus TripsforKidsnewlogo Marin0Dine with Trips for Kids Marin on August 31 at Lotus Cuisine of India. Lotus will donate 20% of all our profits of every meal that day to Trips for Kids Marin. Support them by coming in for lunch or dinner to taste healthy delicious Indian dishes and be sure to invite all your friends.

Trips for Kids Marin is a wonderful nonprofit organization based in San Rafael. They provide transformative cycling experiences for underserved youth. They currently offer the Trail Rides and Earn-a-bike programs and they operate the Re-Cyclery Bike Shop just a few blocks from Lotus. There they refurbish and sell donated bikes, parts and accessories. Their program aims to build self-esteem, inspire healthy lifestyles and instill environmental values.


2017 Back to School

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School is a place where students get to learn new things, develop their minds and enhance their knowledge, one of the main reason why Lotus is a huge supporter of our local schools. We invite local schools to hold a fundraiser event at our restaurant where 20% of all sales will be donated straight to your school.

Lotus not only supports local schools but also local and environmental non profit groups including Bioneers, Marin Organic, Earth Day Marin, Marin Green Drinks and San Rafael Clean.


Lotus Coming to San Francisco and Sausalito Soon

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Lotus Family of Restaurants Lotus Lotus Coming to San Francisco and Sausalito Soon lotus familyUpdate for those excited about our new restaurants in Sausalito and San Francisco.

We are still working hard to fulfill all the legal requirements to open Sartaj India Cafe by Lotus in Sausalito and Lotus SF in the Mission District in San Francisco.

While we don’t have an official opening date for either establishment we will be sure to announce their openings as soon as we are ready.

Thank you for your patience and support!


Lotus Cuisine of India Best Gluten Free Restaurant in Marin!

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Best Gluten Free Restaurant in Marin gluten free Lotus Cuisine of India Best Gluten Free Restaurant in Marin! Best Gluten Free Restaurant in MarinLotus Cuisine of India was chosen by Marin Magazine as one of the Best Gluten Free Restaurant from their Best of the County 2017 Poll. We Thank Marin Magazine for acknowledging our efforts along with the other Gluten-Free Restaurants in Marin.

At Lotus Cuisine of India, there are many healthy and delicious Northern Indian dishes that are gluten-free. Our menu is more than 95% gluten free like our Naan, Curries, Appetizers, Tandooris, Desserts and more. We can also make every item from our menu gluten free, just ask and we’ll make it for you. We not only serve delicious and sumptuous dishes but we also serve healthy foods for our patrons.

For reservations and inquiries call us at (415) 456-5808 or contact us online.


Marin Green Drinks at Lotus

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Marin Green Drinks on August 8 Green Drinks Marin Green Drinks at Lotus MGD Pingg 1Mark you calendars! Tuesday August 8, 2017 is the next Marin Green Drinks business mixer from 5:30 – 7:30 PM.

Marin Green Drinks is hosted by Lotus Cuisine of India which is a certified green business and one of the best restaurants in downtown San Rafael that offers excellent organic food and drinks and a great event location. Our guess speaker will be Jerry Kay of EarthNews Journal Podcasts.


Lotus is an American Express Card Member Favorite!

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Lotus Cuisine of India restaurant was chosen as one of the Card Member Favorite by American Express. A global services company that provides customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

Card Member Favorite is a program that recognizes select merchants across the country where Card Members visit again and again. Every year, they tally up where American Express Cards are used most, and Card Member Favorites are the ones that come out on top.

We are proud to be named a 2017 American Express® Card Member Favorite — a spot where locals, like you, visit again and again. Come find out why! #MemberFave


We Are Open In The 4th of July

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We Are Open In The 4th of July independence day We Are Open In The 4th of July 4th of July CuisineLotus Cuisine of India Will Be Open on Independence Day!

Enjoy our healthy and delicious Indian food this Independence day. Gather your friends and families at Lotus Cuisine of India and celebrate the anniversary of our country’s Independence.

Beers and wines are available on our menu and most of our dishes can be made gluten free. We also offer vegetarian and vegan options.

We are located in 704 Fourth Street San Rafael. For questions and inquiries call us at (415) 456-5808 or contact us.

Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man’s life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self. – B. R. Ambedkar

Happy Independence Day from Lotus Cuisine of India!

Our Locations

Lotus Cuisine of India 704 Fourth Street, San Rafael Cafe Lotus 1912 Sir Francis Drake, Fairfax Lotus Chaat 1559 4th Street, San Rafael Leila by the bay 1991 Railroad Ave, Hercules

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Monday to Saturday
11:30AM to 2:30PM

Monday to Saturday
5:00PM to 9:30PM

5:00PM to 9:00PM

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Lotus Cuisine of India
704 Fourth Street
San Rafael, CA 94901

Tel (415) 456-5808
Fax (415) 456-5874

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For reservations please call us in the restaurant at tel 415 456 5808. Feel free to leave a message and we will call you back to confirm your reservation.

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