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Top recommendations from locals

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Aquarium
“One of the best aquariums anywhere! Your reservation includes two complimentary passes.”
  • 300 locals recommend
Food
“The aquarium has an inceredible assortment of sea life within its walls. My preference is the jellyfish exhibit but the sea others are my youngest grandchildren's preference. The older ones love the "hands-on" part of the aquarium. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Book Store
“This is a great museum. I used to work in the field and they are pretty much Doug everything right. The are lots of people, mostly volunteers, to give information and advice. The building itself is designed for purpose and provides a great environment for the animals as well as opportunities for the public to see and interact with them.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
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“Right over the bay you can find interesting coctails, Champagne flights, great food, music and lounge seating outside over the crashing waves. All within walking distance”
  • 6 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“We consider this the best restaurant in the Monterey area...French Chef who was the senior chef at Casanovas in Carmel opened this gem years ago...THE ABSOLUTE BEST!!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“We love the Bubba Gump restaurant to eat at. Especially if you saw the movie "Forrest Gump"”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“Nice parking garage in the heart of Cannery Row, near the aquarium. If you dine at the C restaurant, you can get your parking ticket stamped, good for 3 hours of free parking. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“PBL was a biological supply house that sold preserved animals and prepared specimen microscope slides, many of which were of maritime aquatic species, to schools, museums, and research institutions. The building, activities, and business were fictionalized as "Western Biological Laboratory" by John Steinbeck in his novel Cannery Row, as was a character based on one of its founders, Ed Ricketts. Museums throughout the United States contain specimens collected by Doc Ricketts, including the Field Museum in Chicago, the Smithsonian Institution, the California Academy of Sciences, the American Museum of Natural History, the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University and the Museum of ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
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“Yummy unique yogurt with wild toppings like Pomegranate Syrup and savory flavors too with plain yogurt”
  • 1 local recommends
Aquarium
“Oh, just fun . . . for both adults and children . . . see jellies, sea horses, penguins and more! MUCH more.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Bar
“Right over the bay you can find interesting coctails, Champagne flights, great food, music and lounge seating outside over the crashing waves. All within walking distance”
  • 6 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“We consider this the best restaurant in the Monterey area...French Chef who was the senior chef at Casanovas in Carmel opened this gem years ago...THE ABSOLUTE BEST!!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“We love the Bubba Gump restaurant to eat at. Especially if you saw the movie "Forrest Gump"”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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