Dining



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Monterey Peninsula Restaurants

The Monterey Peninsula is home to many of the finest restaurants in the nation. Choose a location or scroll the entire selection below.







Monterey

Abalonetti Seafood Trattoria
Italian
The best calamari, cooked 8 ways, fresh lobster and abalone. By far the richest and best clam chowder around, a must try. Bartenders are wonderful, and they have the best waitors/waitresses in the area. Great veiw of the sea lions, esspecially when you are outside. Wonderful desert tray.
57 Fisherman's Wharf
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-1851


Amarin Thai Cuisine
Thai
A great Thai restaurant on Cannery. The food is great and even though it is on Cannery Row, it's still pretty affordable.
807 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-8811

Ann Kelly's By The Lake
American (Traditional)
Breakfast scrams, omlets, and Eggs Benedict are yummy...cooked like you want'em and plenty of them. The cafe is a cafe, what can you say about that? But it has a great view of El Estero Lake and Park...watching the Canadian Geese, Mallard, and Coots is a treat. Service is always good. The prices are more than reasonable for the quality and quantity of the food.
25 Cielo Vista Dr
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 646-2002

Bistro Moulin
European
The experience a complete immersion in European tradition. The tables are close together and the room is small. When it comes to the menu, Bistro Moulin proves that simplicity rivals complexity. Further, Moulin has the confidence not to soothe diners with a sense of abundance through elaborate descriptions of a dish. Finally, Moulin assures that a selection of good wines, not superfluous yet diverse enough to complement the food.
867 Wave
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 333-1200

Blue Moon Seafood Bistro
Californian
Blue Moon Restaurant in the heart of historic Cannery Row. The menu's Pacific Rim theme features seafood, steaks, handcrafted pizzas and innovative appetizers designed for sharing. The new food lineup, as well as many of the old favorites, are complemented by an award-winning wine list (Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for one of the world's best wine lists), full bar and extensive specialty drink menu.
654 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 375-4155

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
American, Seafood
Bubba Gump's has a great location on Cannery row. Themed after the movie Forest Gump. Weekends are crowded and can be noisy. Nice choice of food, prices are resonable. Service is very good. View of Monterey Bay is wonderful, very romantic.
654 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 375-4155

Cafe Fina
Seafood
Cafe Fina, located on the Fisherman's Wharf in scenic Monterey, California, is a four star fine dining establishment. Hidden behind the facade of a to-go pizza counter, this restaurant boasts an outstanding view of the bay, as well as an outstanding menu, a full bar, and an extensive wine list. Cafe Fina has received numerous awards since it‘s birth in 1989.
47 Fisherman's Wharf #1
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-5200

Caruso's Corner
Italian American
Caruso's specialize in delicious and reasonably priced cuisine, including their house specialties. The entrees are served in a relaxed and welcoming setting that you and your friends/family are sure to enjoy. Whether you are in the mood to indulge in something new or just want to enjoy some old favorites.
2101 N Fremont
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 375-5014

Chart House
Seafood
The Chart House is a large restaurant featuring a steak and seafood menu. The dining rooms overlooking Cannery Row and the waterfront are a wonderful place to enjoy a meal while watching the sun go down. The service and seafood is excellent.
444 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-3362

Chef Lees Mandarin House
Chinese
This restaurant offers a feeling of the Orient. The staff is friendly, the food is fresh, delicious and always hot. The setting is beautiful, and the prices are reasonable.
2031 N Fremont
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 375-9551

Cibo Ristorante Italiano
Italian
Cibos offers Italian cuisine with a great environment. Featuring live music most of the week and a bar with a large drink list. The staff is friendly and the essence of romance exists throughout.
301 Alvarado
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-8151

Domenico's On the Wharf
Italian, Seafood
Picky eaters will appreciate this restaurant's menu; wishy-washy ones are apt to be overwhelmed. There are more than a dozen fresh fish specialties, and that is not including the shellfish dishes. Almost all of the house-made pasta dishes feature some kind of seafood, while the grilled menu sticks with Filet Mignon and other red meat classics. The modern, airy dining room buzzes with activity. Diners ponder the many options or simply slurp down a few savory choices from the raw bar.
50 Fisherman's Wharf #1
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-3655

Duck Club The
American, Seafood
Offering panoramic views of Monterey Bay, the Duck Club Grill offers innovative cuisine and impeccable service in an elegant ambiance. The distinctive American Grill menu features the freshest local produce, sustainable seafood and oak-broiled steaks. Wood-roasted specialties, such as Steinbeck's Duck and Colorado Lamb Chops, are prepared in the exhibition kitchen using an Italian wood-burning oven. Delectable soups, salads, and "out-of-this-world" desserts are created using only the finest ingredients available.
400 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 646-1706

El Palomar of Monterey
Mexican, Seafood
The menu here is packed full of intriguing coastal specialties from South of the Border. The spacious and tastefully decorated interior with its tiered floors, assures one as to the quality of the food the moment one enters. Seafood is rendered into piquant dishes that can be ordered with confidence and that are served graciously. And there is plenty of chicken, beef, pork and a traditional array of enchiladas, chiles rellenos, and pozole, as well. Nor will vegetarians want for menu options. The bar is well stocked a variety tequilas and Mexican beers, as well as fine, locally grown wines. See website for menu, event calendar and more.
724 Abrego
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-1032

El Torito Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
Mexican
Bring your appetite to this place for casual, south-of-the-border cuisine and cold Mexican beer. Fresh Mex is whats on the menu along with great views of the Monterey Bay. The full bar serves out-of-the-ordinary drinks like the Pink Cadillac Margarita, served with Blue Curacao and a smidgen of pineapple juice.
600 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-0611

Epsilon
Greek
Wonderful dishes like Mousaka, Spanokopita and the sides and the Greek salad are really good! I highly recommend making reservations, since it gets pretty busy with couples, and large groups of diners. Staff is prompt and friendly and service is immediate upon entering. Overall if you want Greek Epsilon is a good choice.
422 Tyler St
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 655-8108

Fish Hopper, The
Seafood
Experience the beauty of the Pacific Ocean, combined with world class dining on historic Cannery Row, within walking distance to the Monterey Bay Aquarium and fine shops. The Fish Hopper, once an original sardine cannery building, offers spectacular panoramic views of the beautiful Monterey Bay from every table. While enjoying a delicious meal, see frolicking sea lions, sea otters at play and even the occasional whale!
700 Cannery Row
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-8543

Gianni's Pizza
Italian
Great place to go if you want a great pizza and a beer. It's a casual, loud place - great for kids & large groups. Full bar available as well as some pasta dishes. If you want great pizza in the Monterey area this is the place!
725 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 649-1500

Gilbert's Seafood Grill
Seafood
Waterfront dining on historic Old Fisherman's Wharf. This fine restaurant offers panoramic views of the Monterey Marina. Dine on the freshest of fish while watching the harbor seals cavort, the silent sailing boats and the swooping sea gulls. The atmosphere is unhurried and a wonderful place for relaxing with friends or families. Top quality food and service at sensible prices.
30 Fisherman's Wharf #1
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 375-3113

Grill at Ryan Ranch
Californian
For casual fine dining in Monterey, The Grill @ Ryan Ranch serves Pacific Rim cuisine in a warm and comfortable setting. Dinner at The Grill offers a relaxed and casual dining experience. The menu offers such favorites as butternut squash ravioli, Dungeness crab stuffed prawns, Szechwan duck or rack of lamb. Lunch and Dinner.
1 Harris Court, Ste 103
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 647-0390

Hula's Island Grill
Island (Hawaiian, Asian, Latin, Caribbean)
Hula's Island Grill and Tiki Room is an intimate restaurant offering an amazing dining experience in a tropical setting. Voted Best New Restaurant in 1998, we have a passion for fun, friendly, enthusiastic service, the freshest fish, great steaks, seafood, and an overall menu which includes a hint of Asian, a dash of Latin and a touch of Caribbean, all with Hawaiian inspiration.
622 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 655-4852

India's Clay Oven
Indian
India's Clay Oven is a family owned restaurant that offers the finest authentic delicacies of North India. Located in the heart of downtown Monterey. If you like Indian food this restaurant is a must.
150 Del Monte Ave
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-2529

Isabella's Italian Seafood
Italian, Seafood
Spectacular harbor views from every table. Watch the marine life -- seals, otters, sea gulls and more -- while you dine. For a stunning view of boats docked in the harbor, dine on the outdoor patio. Isabella's Italian Seafood Restaurant and Lounge offers the freshest seafood from our own commercial fishing boats, processed in our fish market, and delivered to your table.
60 Fisherman's Wharf #1
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 375-3956

Jugem Japanese Restaurant
Japanese
Jugem is a little sushi place that may reminded you of Japan, where the "old-style" isn't necessarily "in" and cool little sushi places are trying to look modern with a Japanese flair. The food is elegantly served and extremely fresh, with a variety of unusual combinations.
409 Alvarado
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-6463

Knuckles Historical Sports Bar
Grill
Relaxation is the name of the game at Knuckles Historical Sports Bar. The playful atmosphere of this award-winning sports bar offers a tempting cuisine. Whether you are taking a break from meetings to confer with colleagues over lunch, or gathering with the family for dinner after a day of sightseeing, you'll enjoy a delicious meal in the welcoming ambiance.
409 Alvarado
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-6463

Lallapalooza
American, Martini Bar
LALLApalooza Big American Restaurant and Martini Bar is, by definition, a real LALLApalooza, capturing the essence of time when life was BIG: Big Meals, Big Martinis, Big Art, Big Music,Big Happenings! The restaurant is a gathering place for those with a passion for full flavored food, spirits and good company.
474 Alvarado
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 645-9036

Monterey's Fish House
Seafood
Restaurant is simply decorated and on a busy street -- but cozy and inviting. Food is wonderful. Dining is cramped and it does get hot in the small dining area. Make a reservation and eat early, otherwise you'll be standing on the "waiting mat" bumping into the people at the table by the door. Wait staff always attentive.
2114 Del Monte Ave
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-4647

Montrio Bistro
American, European
Take the influences of the best European and American cuisine, add a delightfully updated Monterey firehouse, combine with great service and you have Montrio Bistro. Montrio features big-city ambience, a comfortable, well-stocked bar and an award-winning wine list. Montrio Bistro's dedication to the freshest ingredients is expressed in its flavorful dishes. The insistence that dining should be casual and fun has made Montrio Monterey's neighborhood bistro and a locals' favorite for all occasions.
414 Calle Principal
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 648-8880

Norma Jean's Restaurant
Mediterranean
Chef Teodulo Pinto and his wife Norma Jean have created a dining oasis on North Fremont in Monterey. Chef Pinto supports local organic produce and sustainable seafood. The desserts, sauces and dressings are made in house, as well as the signature pizza bread which Chef Pinto uses to make Norma Jean's delicious luncheon sandwiches. If you have not yet ventured here, the cuisine is reason enough, but the warm hospitality will complete your dining experience.
2339 N. Fremont
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-3265

Old Fisherman's Grotto
Seafood and Steaks
For over 55 years, Old Fisherman's Grotto has been serving great fish, lobster, crab, pasta, chicken, steaks and its famous Original Monterey Style Clam Chowder. It doesn't really matter where you sit, every table has an ocean view. There is a full bar and banquet facilities on site, too.
39 Fisherman's Wharf #1
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 375-4604

Rappa's Seafood Restaurant
Seafood
For over 55 years, Old Fisherman´s Grotto has been serving great fish, lobster, crab, This legendary seafood restaurant is located at the end of Fisherman's Wharf and its origin goes back to the 1950s. It has been family run for decades, and the service is impeccable. This is the place to get some of the freshest fish around.
End of Fisherman's Wharf #1
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-7562

Sapporo Japanese & Sushi
Japanese
Teppan tableside dining, fresh sushi, and Japanese delicacies are prepared right before your very eyes. All this while offering magnificent view of Monterey Bay.
Fisherman's Wharf #2
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 333-1616

Sardine Factory
Seafood, Steak
This is an upscale restaurant in a warm setting. The award-winning chefs prepare each creation of fresh, sustainable seafood and USDA Prime Beef for you alone. The signature Abalone Bisque was served by request at President Ronald Reagan's Inaugural dinners, and the Macadamia-Crusted Mahi Mahi is one of TV celeb Rachel Ray's favorites. The Sardine Factory serves only the best Eastern corn-fed USDA Prime Beef, hand picked and aged to ensure maximum tenderness and flavor.
701 Wave
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-3775

Steakhouse Sixty 8
Steak House
Located on the corner of Highway 68 and Olmsted Road, the warm atmosphere with friendly service is what keeps loyal patrons coming back. Close to the Monterey Airport and a few miles from historic downtown Monterey, Steakhouse Sixty 8 offers classic favorites combining fresh & new flavors.
1200 Olmsted Rd.
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 373-6868

Tarpy's Roadhouse
American
Tarpy's Roadhouse is located in the Ryan Ranch Homestead. The stone house setting offers seven separate dining rooms for your dining pleasure. The patio, surrounded by lush gardens, is the perfect place for lunch or dinner under the stars. Serving up hearty portions of seafood, Black Angus steaks, innovative salads and vegetarian fare there is something for everyone.
2999 Monterey-Salinas Hwy
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 647-1444

Turtle Bay Taqueria
Mexican, Belize
Turtle Bay Taqueria guests are greeted with a taco bar where meats and seafood are grilled or charbroiled and the tacos prepared as they watch. Recipes from traditional cultures of Southern Mexico and Belize, as well as spices and marinades imported from Mexico, make this a unique dining experience--a fresh, savory, celebration of flavor. Guests can choose to dine-in at the colorful taqueria, on our heated patio, or take their orders to go. Service is always first class.
431 Tyler
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 333-1500

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Carmel / Big Sur

Baja Cantina & Grill
Mexican
Baja Cantina Restaurant is an authentic Mexican restaurant featuring Oaxacan cuisine. Fun and Casual, 3 miles outside Carmel-by-the-Sea. Featuring classic Car Memorabilia Collection. Great food and better margaritas!
7166 Carmel Valley Rd
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 625-2252

Bahama Billy's
Island Steakhouse
Offering Fresh seafood, steaks & pasta with a Caribbean Flair. Full bar, great winelist! Reservations advised. Lunch & Dinner served 7 days a week. New Happy Hour Lunch Menu everyday. Heated Fireplace Patio (pet friendly).
3690 The Barnyard
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 626-0430

Big Sur River Inn
Grill
Big Sur River Inn offers a full service restaurant and bar. Serving breakfast, lunch or dinner in the historic dining room or outside on the deck, the lawn or along the bank of the Big sur River. Take a seat on one of the bent Willow chairs in the river and let the freshwater cool your feet. Great food, excellent service and warm hospitality.
Hwy 1 at Pheneger Creek
Big Sur, CA 93920
800-548-3610

California Market Restaurant
Californian
Offering wonderful views overlooking Yankee Point or indoors surrounded by the rustic decor of the California Market Restaurant. There is something for every taste, served in a casual setting. Select from a menu that features Monterey Bay seafood and fresh local produce for lunch and dinner, and Hyatt's Signature Breakfast Specialties, while enjoying views from the large redwood deck or the warmth of the restaurants pot-bellied stove.
Highlands Inn, Hwy 1
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 622-5400

Casanova Restaurant
French, Italian
Casanova is a small delightful place in Carmel Village. The decor in the restaurant is that of a French country cafe, with little nooks, lots of beiges and tans, and French-country art on the walls. The service is cafe-friendly and prompt. The cuisine is surpurb at this popular locals spot, so reservations are essential.
5th Ave & Mission
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 625-0501

Chianti Ristorante
Italian
In a rustic & romantic atmosphere, Chianti's will transport you to another place and time. Chianti Ristorante serves authentic Italian cuisine with full bar service.
217 Crossroads Blvd
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 626-9119

Christopher's Restaurant
Californian
Offering fine dining in an elegant atmosphere. In the small courtyard on Lincoln Avenue, this modern, warm and friendly restaurant serving seasonal ingredients from the local region. A wine list features Monterey County wines for a variety of choices. Diners feel comfortable in the casual, relaxed atmosphere. Locals know this is the place to enjoy fine food at reasonable prices.
Lincoln Ave, between 5th & 6th
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 626-8000

Covey At Quail Lodge, The
Californian
Offering innovative regional cuisine is served at this restaurant on the Quail Lodge property. The menu changes nightly but always includes the best fresh local seafood, vegetables, game and poultry. On any given night, the menu might include fresh-caught fish, free-range poultry, and venison. Wine aficionados will have fun perusing the extensive wine list. Its serene lakeside location makes this a perfect place for a relaxed meal or drink.
8205 Valley Greens Dr
Carmel Valley, CA 93923
(831) 624-1581

Forge in the Forest
American
The Forge in the Forest offers a brick patio covered with ivy and flowers that immediately pleases the eye. Inside, the saloon really looks like a saloon, with long wood tables and an antique mahogany bar. The food good quality and casual in nature. The ambience of the Forge is charming, especially in the Monterey fog.
5th Ave & Junipero Ave
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-2233

Grasing's Coastal Cuisine
Californian
Grasing pairs creative coastal cuisine with the best wines from the Central Coast. Fresh local ingredients, an outstanding wine list, and friendly, professional service is the essence of the experience.
6th Ave between Mission & San Carlos
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-2233

Hola! Mexican Restaurant & Cantina
Mexican
Inspired by the international, fresh and cuisine of coastal Mexico. The menu includes traditional favorites as well as fine Mexican regional specialties. The atmosphere is bright and colorful.
3600 The Barnyard
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 626-1814

Il Fornaio at The Pine Inn
Italian
Il Fornaio is an Italian restaurant, bar, and bakery in the historic Pine Inn Hotel offers authentic Italian cuisine and atmosphere. In the cafe, enjoy morning pastries, coffee, salads, sandwiches, cookies, hearth-baked breads and food-to-go. The restaurant features wood-fired pizzas, rotisserie meats and fowl, mesquite-grilled local fish, and fresh regional pastas.
Ocean Ave and Monte Verde
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 622-5100

Kurt's Carmel Chop House
Steak & Seafood
Offering the finest Prime Steaks and Chops, the freshest seafood and a premium wine list, all paired with the harvest of the central coast.
San Carlos & 5th Ave
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 625-1199

Little Napoli
Italian
Surving regional country-style pastas, cannelloni, osso buco, risotto, crisp-crusted pizzas, local Monterey Bay seafood and traditional Italian homemade desserts. The dishes use seasonal herbs and vegetables from nearby small farms from the Central Coast, as well as locally hand-made mozzarella and goat cheese. Encompassing the feelings of going back to the old country with every visit.
Dolores betw Ocean & 7th
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 626-6335

Lugano Swiss Bistro
Swiss
The cozy interior of Lugano Swiss Bistro, with its wood paneled walls adorned with Swiss decorations, transports the diner into a chalet high in the alps. You will experience Fondue along with a wide range selection of pasta dishes, unusual Swiss appetizers and a full selection from the saute pan. Choose from fondues, sausages, schnitzels, pastas, steak and polenta dishes.
3670 The Barnyard
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 626-3779

Marinus at Bernardus Lodge
California
Marinus features local organic, seasonal produce as well as regional seafood and artisan farmed meats. Guests enjoy garden and mountain views as they dine either in the restaurant or on the outdoor terrace. A stunning, 12-foot-wide fireplace with a raised hearth adds to the restaurant’s old-world charm.
415 Carmel Valley Rd
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 658-3500

Merlot Bistro
Italian
Offering an array of regional dishes for lunch including colorful salads and a variety of sandwiches. The dinner menu includes fresh local fish, grilled meat entres, gourmet pizza and vegetarian dishes. Some of the favorite dishes are San Joaquin Valley rabbit with tamale dumplings and mango tequila relish, grilled free range chicken with organic vegetables, fresh salmon with spinach and blackened halibut. An extensive selection of wines compliment the menu.
Ocean Ave & Lincoln
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-5659

Nepenthe
Californian
Nepenthe is a family owned restaurant in Big Sur. Features California Cuisine -- fresh ingredients, seafood, steaks, and vegetables with world influences. Nepenthe is the dinner restaurant, Cafe Kevah serves breakfast and lunch. The view from the outdoor patio stadium seating looks over 40 miles of California Coast. When the fog rolled in, making it seem that you were eating on top of the clouds!
Highway 1
Big Sur, CA 93920
(831) 667-2345

Nico Restaurant
Mediterranean
Nico's serves Mediterranean-Italian cuisine in a country cottage dining room or on one of two flower-filled patios. The menu at this Carmel restaurant features salads, sandwiches, pizzas, pastas, steak and Seafood.
San Carlos & Ocean Ave
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-6545

Pacific Edge Restaurant
American, French
Pacific's Edge offers a romantic, softly lit dining room with awe-inspiring views of the Pacific Ocean. Its design of rich earth tones, natural woods and stone blends wonderfully with the enchanting beauty of the Big Sur coastline. Boasting a contemporary American cuisine with a French influence, along with an impressive wine and cigar menu.
Highlands Inn, Hwy 1
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 622-5445

Piatti Ristorante
Italian
Piatti restaurant offers a relaxed and warm atmosphere where you can dine fireside or on their heated rooftop garden. This Carmel restaurant features regional Italian cuisine, with a variety of signature dishes such as mesquite grilled meats and fish, rotisserie-roasted chicken, wood-oven fired breads, and pizzas and pastas.
6th Ave & Junipero
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 625-1766

Portabella
Italian
Portabella offers entrees like Veal San Domenico or Chilean Sea Bass that are perfectly complemented by a huge array of California wines. The service is efficient. Housed in an old-style Comstock building, the restaurant caters to the discerning customer, one who truly appreciates the variety of aromas that pour out of the kitchen as he or she eats at the table.
Ocean Ave between Lincoln & Monte Verde
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-4395

Rio Grill
American
For over twenty years, Rio Grill has established itself as the place to eat exciting food and enjoy a great dining experience on the Monterey Peninsula. This high energy restaurant, located at the mouth of Carmel Valley on Rio Road, has won many reader's choice awards and inspired food critics. Menu highlights include entrees from the wood-burning grill and oak wood smoker, as well as the daily chef's creations.
The Crossroads, Hwy 1 & Rio Rd
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 625-5436

Robata Grill & Sake Bar
Japanese
Robata's Grill offers authentic Japanese cuisine featuring fresh sushi, tempura and delicious entrees. Open nightly for dinner
3658 The Barnyard
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-2643

Rocky Point Restaurant
American
Location is the key at Rocky Point, featuring sprawling views of the pacific coast. Rocky Point's menu offers a selection of mesquite-flavored steaks and fish barbecued over hardwood charcoal, from rainbow trout in a light lemon-butter sauce to a deluxe porterhouse steak paired with mushrooms in sherry and butter.
10 miles south of Highway 1
Big Sur, CA 93922
(831) 624-2933

Terrace Grill at La Playa Hotel
European
The La Playa Hotel offers a chance to experience beautiful gardens, view Carmel Bay, and a sense of spaciousness not often available in the middle of town. Breakfast, lunch and dinner, features distinctive menus with fresh Monterey Bay seafood and lush Salinas Valley produce that culminate in tasty European creations. Enjoy your meal on the open-air heated terrace, especially at dinner while the sun sets over the Pacific.
8th Ave & Camino Real
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-4010

Tommy's Wok
Chinese, Szechuan, Hunan and Mandarin
Tommy's Wok is a small restaurant tucked inside the Redwood Court with all the charm of Carmel. Szechuan, Hunan and Mandarin cuisine is served fresh and natural. Everything on the menu is homemade - no worry here about MSG and other artificial ingredients!
Mission betw Ocean & 7th
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 624-8518

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Pacific Grove

Alberto's Ristorante
Italian
Small, quite, Italian restaurant in Pacific Grove that offers a menu which blends Italian and philippine cuisine.
1219-B Forest Hill Plz
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 373-3993

Archie's American Diner
American (Traditional)
The wonderful decor will keep you entertained while you wait for your American meal. The many kinds of food fit children and adult tastes alike. The location is amazing, with an ocean view and the bike path to walk right down to the aquarium!
125 Ocean View Blvd #103
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 375-6939

Cellar Door Chop Shoppe
Californian
A warm, wine-cellar atmosphere, delicious food, and an amazing wine selection will set the stage for a memorable dining experience. The Cellar Door is the perfect place to share a comfortable evening of fine cuisine and superb wine with personalized and friendly service.
663 Lighthouse Ave
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 372-3930

Fandango's
Mediterranean & European
Fandango Restaurant is located on the beautiful Monterey Peninsula, in the heart of Pacific Grove. Featuring Mediterranean & European Style cuisine. Enjoy fresh seafood, black angus steak, and Fandango's famous rack of lamb...all on our wood burning grill. In addition to hearty pastas, paella, lamb shank, osso bucco, and boullabaisse.
223 17th Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 372-3456

Favaloro's Big Night Bistro
Italian
Great little sophisticated Italian restaurant. The food is great and the service is superb. Both the pasta and veal dishes are excellent and the portions are ample. Service is quite good and the ambiance is homy and comfortable. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings one is entertained with piano dinner music.
545 Lighthouse Ave
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 373-8523

Fifi's Bistro Cafe
French
From the crocks of onion soup to the buckets of mussels with fries, this place has a menu straight out of a Parisian sidewalk cafe. The three-course prix fixe meal also is French in origin. But perhaps the most pleasant French culinary custom that this place borrows is the feeling that, even if dinner is not pricey, it should still be an enjoyable, special occasion. Cheery, festive decor, a knowledgeable husband-and-wife duo at the helm, and a renowned collection of French wines and wines by the glass help to make this place a favorite of foodies on a normal budget.
1188 Forest Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 372 5325

Fishwife at Asilomar Beach
California, Seafood
Featuring California cuisine with a Caribbean accent, fresh seafood and pasta. Daily specials from the grill spotlight local fresh catch and seasonal fish including sanddabs, salmon, mahi mahi, halibut, swordfish and sea bass. The chef uses only the freshest produce from the Salinas Valley and offers delicious housemade desserts daily. The atmosphere is friendly and casual, serving great food at reasonable prices.
1996 Sunset Dr.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 375-7107

Lattitudes at Lover's Point
Seafood
Lattitudes at Lover's Point is located at one of the most picturesque and romantic settings on the central California coast in beautiful Pacific Grove. At lunch, you'll find a wide selection of appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, and seafood entrees. A full range of creative seafood dishes are available for dinner. Breathtaking views of the ocean and romantic Lover's Point Park.
631 Ocean View Blvd at 17th
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 658-0880

Passion Fish
Seafood
Passion Fish offers a unique California dining experience with serious food and wine in a fun and casual atmosphere. The ever changing menu offers fresh sustainable seafood, slow cooked meats, farm fresh organic greens, and delectable house-made desserts, complemented with a award winning wine list, priced well below what you might expect.
701 Lighthouse Ave
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 655-3311

Peppers Mexicali Cafe
Mexican
Pepper's offers fresh food, great prices, and a fun atmosphere. From the lively atmosphere to the ambiance and especially the food is top notch at this small attractive, colorful Pacific Grove Mexicali eatery. Courteous, friendly wait staff serve well-prepared, south-of-the-border food.
170 Forest Ave
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 373-6892

Petra Restaurant
Mediterranean
Great mediterranean food in a charming home-like admosphere. Delightful service and reasonable prices ($12-$18 for dinner entree). A relaxed, family friendly alternative.
Lighthouse Ave & 13th
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 649-2530

Red House Cafe, The
Californian
The Red House Cafe has a homey interior, or the option of an outdoor porch with round tables dressed in white tablecloths. Offering breakfast lunch and dinner, boasting wonderful fusion of fresh flavors. This is a wonderful, quaint cafe.
662 Lighthouse Ave
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 643-1060

Vito's Italian Restaurant
Italian
Vito and his family prepare their recipes with an old world flair in a casual and friendly atmosphere. Relax and choose from a menu that includes an extensive array of antipasti, fresh fish, chicken, veal, pasta entrees, and an irresistible dessert menu (including tiramisu made from the family's secret recipe). In true Sicilian fashion, no one walks away hungry.
1180 Forest Ave
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
(831) 375-3070

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Pebble Beach

Club XIX
California, French
Located in the Lodge at Pebble Beach, just off the famous 18th green of the championship Pebble Beach Golf Links, Club XIX is a luxurious restaurant with glorious views of Carmel Bay. Featuring the clean flavors of the season and accented with California style, the food here is prepared with refined French technique. Even the most addicted golfers slow down for a lavish meal at Club XIX. The indoor dining room is small and intimate, while the cozy, outdoor brick patio is warmed by the glow of a blazing fireplace, making either choice ideal for romance.
17 Mile Dr.
Lodge at Pebble Beach, 93953
(831) 624-3811

Gallery Cafe at Pebble Beach
California
A favorite with golfers and other early risers, you'll find home-style breakfast and lunch, creamy milk shakes, refreshing smoothies, delicious espresso drinks and a full-service bar. This casual restaurant is located above the putting green and overlooks the first tee of Pebble Beach Golf Links along with Stillwater Cove. Serving Breakfast and Lunch.
17 Mile Dr.
Lodge at Pebble Beach, 93953
(831) 624-3811

Peppoli at Pebble Beach
Italian
Rich Italian tradition and the casual ambiance of a Tuscan villa combine at Pèppoli to bring you a memorable dining experience. Named for a wine estate of award-winning vintner Piero Antinori, Pèppoli pairs a warm welcome with flavorful, rustic Italian dishes and Antinori and other world-class wines. Views over The Links at Spanish Bay and the Pacific Ocean.
17 Mile Dr
Inn at Spanish Bay, 93953
(831) 647-7433

Roy's at Pebble Beach
Hawaiian-fusion
Chef Roy Yamaguchi’s hawaiian fusion cuisine blends fresh local ingredients with European sauces and bold Asian spices, always with a focus on seafood. Each evening you’ll find a tantalizing range of appetizers, entrées, fresh fish dishes and desserts. offering great views of the pacific with a relaxed atmosphere.
17 Mile Dr
Inn at Spanish Bay, 93953
(831) 647-7423

Sticks
American, Californian
The restaurant is in Pebble Beach, part of Spanish Bay Golf Links. It is very cozy and comfortable, the service very attentive; nice hostess and wait staff. Good breadsticks in the shape of golf clubs are served immediately. The food was fresh and excellent. Great beer on tap accompanies the wonderful view of the pacific.
17 Mile Dr
Inn at Spanish Bay, 93953
(831) 647-7423

Stillwater Bar & Grill
Californian
The decor is modern with exposed beams, hanging deco-style lamps and abstract artwork. The menu features an array of creative, mouthwatering seafood dishes such as Oyster Chowder, Cedar Plank Roasted Salmon Roulade and Applewood Smoked Sea Bass. The raw bar offerings change nightly, but there is always a Raw Fish Board to appease the sashimi lovers in the house. There is great service, too.
17 Mile Dr
Lodge at Pebble Beach, 93953
(831) 625-8524

Tap Room Bar & Grill
American
After golf or any time you prefer casual dining, visit the Tap Room, famous for its grilled steak and chops, extensive selection of hand-crafted beers and prized collection of golf memorabilia. Serving Lunch and Dinner.
17 Mile Dr
Lodge at Pebble Beach, 93953
(831) 625-8535

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