Bungalow 44

Extensive Refresh ALMOST complete

We’ll be closed for approximately four weeks, reopening shortly – stay tuned. The paint is drying! We’re looking forward to welcoming you back very soon.


Bungalow Refresh Updates

On it!! Can’t wait to reveal what we’ve been working on these past few weeks…stay tuned for an official re-open date!Always be a work in progress.

We’re so proud and honored that Pacific Sun Weekly has announced us as Best Bar in their 2018 Best of Marin Readers’ PollBest of Marin award winner, Bungalow44 cocktails…thanks to all of YOU who voted for us! And don’t worry, Marin’s best bar is opening again very soon – hold tight!!

While we’re taking our beauty rest, learn a little bit about our co-owner, Peter Schumacher! Thank you for the wonderful interview, Marin IJ! Read Marin IJ article here.
Meet Peter Schumacher

Meet our new chef, Gabe Charpentier.

Gabe CharpentierWith an impressive resume behind him and a creative mind in front of him, we couldn’t be more proud to announce him as executive chef. Get ready – he’s about to make your new favorite meal in Mill Valley!

Thanks to you, year after year Bungalow 44 has remained one of Marin County’s most popular restaurants. It’s now time to take off for a few weeks for a little facelift – our first in the 13 years we’ve been open.

We are so grateful for your support over the years, you have made Bungalow 44 what it is today, thank you from the bottom of our hearts!

We’ll be closed for approximately four weeks, reopening mid-May. We’re looking forward to welcoming you back in very soon.

And don’t worry – everything you love about Bungalow will still be here when we come back, just a bit prettier and sexier.

Stay tuned!

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Refresh Haikus

Restaurant changes bloom
Refresh noises in the air
Exciting new rooms.

Where did our place go?
Here, just getting a facelift
Restaurant refresh? Yes.

Refresh News

Thanks for spreading the news SF Chronicle: Mill Valley’s Bungalow 44 to close temporarily. “…a new dining room and bar… They’ve also brought on a new chef Gabe Charpentier who most recently the chef de cuisine at the Windsor Court Hotel in New Orleans, to run the kitchen. There will be a new menu, too, which will have “hyper-seasonal and vegetable-focused menu that will include lighter and more imaginative offerings.” Read article

Thanks for the shout-out in your round-up, Marin Independent Journal!
“Big changes are ahead for downtown Mill Valley’s Bungalow 44. Established restaurateurs Peter Schumacher and Bill Higgins (Buckeye Roadhouse, Playa) have announced that their 13-year-old restaurant at 44 E. Blithedale Ave. is temporarily closing Sunday to undergo an extensive refresh. Under the guidance of established restaurant designer Doug Washington, the restaurant will receive a refresh, including new lighting, floors, booths and fixtures. It is expected to take approximately four weeks.”
Marin IJ – read full article

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44 E. Blithedale Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941

Phone: 415.381.2500