20 Best American Restaurants In Monterey, CA

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Montrio Bistro is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 414 Calle Principal. This restaurant serves classic crème brûlée, grilled asparagus, braised prime boneless short rib, duck breast, seared scallops, mexican stand-off, and kobe burger. They also serve crispy chilie seasoned parsnip chips, wild salmon poached, vanilla bean semifreddo, hot buttered rum, compressed melon, burrata...
414 Calle Principal, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
1
103 votes
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The Sardine Factory is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 701 Wave Street. This restaurant serves escargot en toscani, fresh tomato bruschetta, diver scallops, margherita, fried torpedo shrimp, belgioioso truffle burrata & tomatoes, and a simply italian trio. They also serve the captain's room, basket of calamari, fresh ahi tuna, the conservatory, our signature abalone bisque,...
701 Wave Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
2
117 votes
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Chart House is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 444 Cannery Row. This restaurant serves chart house salad bar, gazpacho, chevre & wild mushroom bruschetta, fried artichokes, snapper, steamed mussels, and savory wild mushroom. They also serve hot chocolate lava cake, spinach &...
444 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
3
112 votes
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Restaurant 1833 is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 500 Hartnell Street. They are open every day of the week. Monterey landmark, Stokes Adobe, first opened as a restaurant in 1950 but has a history that hails back to 1833. That's when it was built for Ambrose Tomlinson by Hoge and...
500 Hartnell Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
4
124 votes
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Rosine's Restaurant is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 434 Alvarado Street. This restaurant serves german chocolate fudge, peanut butter, carrot, banana cream, garden delight, custard, and the 'ultimate' burger. They also serve french apricot, boysenberry, loaded potato skins,...
434 Alvarado Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
5
88 votes
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Tarpys Roadhouse is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 2999 Monterey Salinas Highway. They are open every day of the week. The name Tarpy comes from Matt Tarpy, an Irish settler who in his day, was a well-liked vigilante living in present-day Watsonville. Tarpy sold a portion of his land to Sarah and Murdock Nicholson and not long after, a dispute ensued over property boundaries....
2999 Monterey Salinas Highway, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
6
87 votes
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The Fish Hopper is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 700 Cannery Row. This restaurant serves fish and chips, hamburger, mojitos, cup of clam chowder, ahi tuna wrap, whole dungeness crab, and ahi tuna seared rare. They also serve four crispy coconut prawns, turkey avocado sandwich, macadamia crusted tilapia, chicken monterey, bacon wrapped scallops, margarita flat bread, and...
700 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
7
403 votes
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Whaling Station Steakhouse is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 763 Wave Street. This restaurant serves linguine & clams, prime rib egg rolls, caprese, fresh pacific oysters on the half-shell, cream of wild mushroom soup, caesar salad, and carpaccio. They also serve pancetta-wrapped sea scallops, escargot, crab cakes, lobster fettuccine, roasted and salted padron peppers, fried...
763 Wave Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
8
54 votes
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0.0
Lallapalooza Restaurant is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 474 Alvarado Street. This restaurant serves carne asada tacos, spicy calamari pasta with seared ahi, fresh raw oysters, shrimp tacos, calamari plate, barbacoa beef tacos, and colossal quesadilla. They also serve nacho burger, american kobe beef burger, 12-oz hanger steak, lalla's smoked meatloaf, spinach and arugula...
474 Alvarado Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
9
47 votes
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0.0
Cannery Row Brewing Company is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 95 Prescott Avenue. This restaurant serves wave street club, gilory garlic-parmesan, crbc house salad, parmesan prentzel, ahi poke, panko crusted sand dabs, and clam chowder. They also serve smoked tomato fondue, crbc classic burger, applewood bacon/cheddar, mushrooms risotto fritters, greek salad, rigatoni pasta,...
95 Prescott Avenue, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
10
159 votes
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0.0
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 720 Cannery Row. This restaurant serves captain’s fish & chips, shrimp shack mac & cheese, baja shrimp tacos, steamed shellfish, chicken cordon bleu sandwich, shrimper's net catch, and shrimp & crab bisque. They also serve mama’s best strawberry shortcake, bourbon street mahi mahi, mama’s home style tilapia, calamari,...
720 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
11
108 votes
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0.0
Lalla Grill is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 1400 Del Monte Center. They are open every day of the week. Lalla Grill is located across from the Century Theater at the Del Monte Shopping Center in Monterey CA. We feature the freshest ingredients and a delicious selection of entrees for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Lalla also offers a full bar with an extensive selection of...
1400 Del Monte Center, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
12
55 votes
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0.0
Trailside Cafe & Coffee House is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 550 Wave Street. This restaurant serves hot tuna melt, trailside club, tocino omelet, trailside breakfast combo, roast beef and aged cheddar baguette, smoked turkey and blue cheese, and steinbeck omelet. They also serve calamari fritte, brown derby cobb, smoked salmon benedict, linguini primavera, fish & chips,...
550 Wave Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
13
55 votes
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0.0
RG Burgers is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 570 Munras Avenue. They are open every day of the week. Our menu includes Burgers, our famous Burger, Hot dogs, Sandwiches, Soups & Salads and Desserts! Come join us at r.g. burgers, where we expect to become your favorite burger restaurant What others are saying;. Our small restaurant set on the attractive Crossroads Boulevard will...
570 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
14
42 votes
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0.0
Monterey Cookhouse is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 2149 Fremont Street. They are open every day of the week. Monterey Cookhouse is a must-visit. The brisket is insanely good and the pulled pork is the best on the Peninsula. Cantrell loves the way Holt took control in the kitchen, managing the staff (all men) and controlling food costs. But mostly she loves Holt's...
2149 Fremont Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
15
41 votes
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0.0
Old Monterey Cafe is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 489 Alvarado Street. This restaurant serves crab louie, be-deviled egg, soup du jour, club house, fresh squeezed juice, frijoles ole, and rodeo roast beef. They also serve small green salad, green salad, blt, whole sectioned grapefruit, calamari, fresh fruit bowl or strawberries, and fresh melon bowl. They are open every day...
489 Alvarado Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
16
48 votes
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0.0
Alvarado Street Brewery & Grill is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 426 Alvarado Street. This restaurant serves moules frites, bbq sauce, wedge salad, brie, roasted red pepper & tomato soup, grilled asparagus, and avocado. They also serve steak frites, kale salad, loco moco, blistered peppers, poutine, greek salad, and pork belly sliders. They are open every day of the week. In...
426 Alvarado Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
17
41 votes
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Black Bear Diner is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 2450 N. Fremont St.. This restaurant serves chorizo scramble, fish tacos, portuguese linguica sausage, grandma's famous cobbler, baked potato, chicken apple sausage, and cubs' scrambler. They also serve the grizz!, fit & focused chicken apple sausage scramble, chicken strips, california omelette, the gobbler, asian chicken...
2450 N. Fremont St., Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
18
35 votes
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0.0
Islands Restaurant is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 300 Del Monte Center. This restaurant serves jr. quesadilla, malibu, buffalo wings, no -blame grilled veggie tacos, northshore, chicken club wrap, and big wave. They also serve maui, kaanapali kobb salad, turkey, jr. shake, sleek greek salad, the wedge (blt), and small caesar salad. They are open every day of the week....
300 Del Monte Center, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
19
39 votes
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0.0
Turn 12 is a restaurant located in Monterey, California at 400 Tyler Street. They are open every day of the week. Turn 12 Opens Quietly With a 50-Foot Metal Bar and a Lot of Excitement – “The look has to be the surprise,” Gina Phinny told me in May. “Everybody will see why.” I didn’t want to wait to take a peek at the massive overhaul happening at the troubled (and landmark) property at Tyler...
400 Tyler Street, Monterey, CA, 93940
Rank
20
41 votes
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0.0