Homeward Bound of Marin 1385 N Hamilton Pkwy, Novato, CA94949 Homeward Bound of Marin is a nonprofit organization with headquarters in Novato that provides shelter and support…More services to homeless families and individuals in Marin County.
The organization operates the county's year-round emergency shelter for adults, a similar shelter for families, and 12 other inter-related programs including transitional and long-term supportive housing that include New Beginnings Center and the Next Key Apartments.
Homeward Bound also operates Fresh Starts Culinary Academy and The Key Room, an event venue with on-site catering.
Garden Bistro 333 Enfrente Rd, Novato, CA94949 After 20 years operating as the Garden Restaurant, the Ignacio eatery was remodeled in 2012 and reopened as the…More Garden Bistro featuring Hilda Hattar’s Mediterranean cuisine. The new menu has a heavier focus on small plate items and made with sustainable and organic ingredients. Small plate items such as the fig and goat chesse bruschetta ($8), risotto with Italian sausage ($9.50), and dolmas ($7.50) could easily serve as entrees, especially when combined with a half-salad or cup of soup. The Garden Bistro includes some of Hattar's favorites from the old menu and an extensive wine list.