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Food scene in Monterey

Seafood Restaurant
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“Probably the best restaurant in P.G. Specializes in great sustainable seafood. Best wine list on the Peninsula with extremely reasonable prices. Right around the corner at 701 Lighthouse. Occasional celebrity sightings, particularly during car week or Pebble Beach Pro Am. Reservations recommended.”
38 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Make reservations! Lines WILL be long if you go on a whim. This is a local hotspot that is not that big in terms of size but the ambience and the service will be a thing to remember. Oh yeah, the food is delicious too :p”
34 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Some of the peninsula's *best* baked goods. Go early - the line builds up and they close once they're sold out! **Cash Only**”
37 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Located inside a Victorian home, the food is delicious! Great for brunch or lunch. ”
41 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Tiki Tuesday happy hour calamari appetizer & sweet potato fries. Spicy Thai chicken bowl or burger & finish with hula ice cream pie. ”
26 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great selection of beer and tasty food. Parking can be a pain but worth the wait. ”
24 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“The Bacado Omelette and all of the pancakes are delicious. And you can walk off all those calories along the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail (also known by the locals as the bike path) while you take in the ocean views.”
27 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Always a good band and dancing. Don't miss The Money Band if they are playing.”
23 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Excellent Italian Cuisine - wonderful place for early or late night dinner.”
17 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“because, it is a popular local restaurant with quick service, good food, large portions and affordable.”
15 locals recommend
Bakery
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“I get a sandwich here twice a week.. Great Prices! Easy walk in breakfast and lunch! A true staple”
15 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Brewery, Live music on the weekends and great selection of house beers, and traditional beers! ”
19 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“HANDS DOWN BEST SUSHI. If you walk, you'll notice another sushi place on the way - you'll be happy you walked another block to Crystal Fish :)”
17 locals recommend
Bar
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“Coolest lounge in Monterey. Perfect for the cocktail-loving 30 and older crowd.”
20 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Start with the giant pretzel or bruschetta. Chili crusted chicken, meatloaf or Cobb salad. Stop bye the Roadhouse winery next-door & pick up some wine for dinner, corkage fee waived ”
12 locals recommend
Bakery
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“The best french pastries (croissants and more) on the Monterey peninsula. Good coffee as well. ”
12 locals recommend