• Lunch

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    Ocean Avenue's greatest dining treasure! California's freshest cuisine, delicious seafood, generously-cut grilled steaks with warm fireplace ambiance.
    Ocean btwn Dolores & Lincoln
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Anton & Michel Restaurant
    Probably the best dining experience in Carmel (Wine Spectator). Most romantic restaurant overlooking Court of the Fountains. Wedding receptions, private parties.

    Court of the Fountains
    Mission btwn Ocean & 7th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Terry's Lounge
    Located inside the historic Cypress Inn. Lunch and dinner daily and all-day bar menu. Specializing in craft cocktails and local beer and wine. Pet-friendly!
    At Cypress Inn - Lincoln & 7th Ave.
    Carmel, CA 93921
    A friendly, lively Gastro Pub featuring great food and home to all sports packages offering 7 flat screen TV’s with spirits and 12 beers on tap.
    5 SE Ocean & Dolores
    Carmel, CA 93921
    A historic landmark and Carmel tradition, the Tuck Box has been in continuous operation for 70 yrs, providing a delightful breakfast & lunch in a convivial sett
    Dolores between Ocean and 7th
    PO Box TT
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Colorful cuisine, fabulous wines, cocktails. Charming décor, flower-filled patio, 4 private rooms. Children?s menu. Lunch served til 5 pm. Romantic & delicious!
    Ocean btwn Lincoln & Monte Verde
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Carmel’s favorite spot for sports, stories, friends and fun. The best location in town for cold beer, fine wines and pub fare.
    San Carlos & 4th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Flaherty's Seafood Grill & Oyster Bar
    Two restaurants under one roof serving award-winning seafood for over 25 yrs. Famous chowders, stews, cioppino & catch of the day. Private dining avail. up to 65 people.
    6th btwn San Carlos & Dolores, S/S
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Largest breakfast & lunch menu on the West Coast. Brunch, take out, 20+ varieties of eggs Benedict. 35th year.
    Mission btwn 5th & 6th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Poppy Hills Golf Course
    Designed by Robert Trent Jones, a picturesque and challenging course through Del Monte Forest. Public play welcome, par-71. Home course of NCGA. Full-service restaurant.
    3200 Lopez Road
    Pebble Beach, CA 93953
    Enjoy breakfast and lunch with magnificent ocean views from the redwood deck or inside by the pot-bellied stove. This is a local's favorite. Closed for dinner.
    Hwy 1, 4 Miles South of Carmel
    120 Highlands Dr.
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Carmel's favorite gourmet deli: sandwiches, homemade soups & salad bar. Take a picnic box lunch to the beach! Beer & wine. Gift baskets/catering. We deliver. V/
    5th btwn San Carlos & Dolores
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Authentic Cantonese, Szechwan, Hunan & Mandarin style dishes. No MSG. Open for lunch & dinner, 7 days a week, 11am-10pm. Next to Yogurt Heaven. Great Service!
    145 Crossroads
    Carmel, CA 93923
    California French Cuisine & Bakery. Lunch 11:30-4:30pm daily. Dinner 5:30pm-9pm, Wed-Sun. Famous for European pastries, ambiance & wine list. VS/MC/AX honored.
    Mission between Ocean & 7th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    A true local favorite serving an eclectic array of Mediterranean, American and Italian dishes. Perfect for menu variety, great flavors and impressive portions.
    241 Crossroads Blvd.
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Chefs Kurt Grasing & Narsai David offer the finest coastal cuisine paired w/ the harvest of the Central Coast & award-winning wine list. Come enjoy lunch or din
    Corner of 6th & Mission
    Carmel, CA 93921
    First Certified Green Restaurant on the Peninsula. Freshest local organic ingredients served in casual comfort. Patio. Cocktails, lunch, dinner & brunch daily.
    San Carlos Between Ocean and 7th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    For yrs, locals & tourists have gathered here to meet friends for a quick drink or a memorable meal & to enjoy the warm intimate setting. Seafood, steak & pasta
    San Carlos btwn 5th & 6th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Like nowhere else. Authentic Mediterranean cuisine. Mostly Greek with a mix of Italian, Lebanese & Turkish. In a European setting. Fun. Music. An extraordinary
    Corner of Ocean & Lincoln
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Forge in the Forest
    Locally-sourced California Fusion/American cuisine. Award-winning outdoor patios w/ fireplaces. Full-service sports bar. TVs. Events & parties up to 250 people.
    SW Corner of 5th & Junipero
    Carmel, CA 93923
    La Balena locates the freshest, most local and nearly always organic ingredients and transforms them into handmade cuisine, served as if you were family.
    Junipero between 5th and 6th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Where the locals eat. Szechwan-Hunan, Mandarin cuisine. 100% olive oil & canola oil, NO MSG, all real ingredients, no artificial color. Dim Sum avail during lun
    Mission btwn Ocean & 7th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    3680 The Barnyard
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Charming bistro in the heart of downtown Carmel, famous for magnificent cuisine, lively ambiance, and cozy heated outdoor fireside dining.
    Dolores & 6th, NE corner
    Carmel, CA 93921
    A.W. Shucks Cocktail & Oyster Bar
    In the center of town, enjoy our fabulous oyster bar, fish & chips, clam chowder, calamari, burgers & more. Full bar with an extensive selection of cocktails, beer & wine.
    Ocean Ave btwn San Carlos & Dolores
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Visit our organic farm in Carmel Valley! Delicious handmade organic foods, organic produce & flowers, gourmet groceries, unique gifts. Special Sat. events Apr-Oct.
    7250 Carmel Valley Road
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Open Now!
    Mission between 4th & 5th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Known around the world for big breakfasts & award-winning hamburgers. Carmel's friendliest restaurant is a great way to start your day. Check our website & save.
    Corner 5th & Dolores
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Gourmet sandwiches-1/2 lb burgers-hot dogs-pizza-soup&salads-bbq chicken-ribs-tri tip. Fine wines-cold beer. Free parking. Family-owned 60+ yrs! MC/VISA/AMEX/ATM.
    Junipero & 6th, NE corner
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Charming market est. 1930. Best of CA produce/meats/fish/cheese. Large selection of wine/liquor/beer. Delicious grilled/cold sandwiches. Gift baskets/Pkng/7-8:30.
    San Carlos & 7th, NE corner
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Most authentic experience outside of Italy. Breakfast, lunch & dinner in a warm atmosphere w/ friendly service. Fresh baked goods, indoor/outdoor seating. Full bar.
    Pine Inn, Ocean Avenue at Monte Verde
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Charming gas station & market is the perfect stop going to or from Big Sur. Espresso drinks, pastries, snacks, wine, lunch foods to go. Local goods, garden patio.
    70 Hwy One, Carmel Highlands
    4 miles South of Carmel on Hwy 1
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Creative regional American food w/southwestern flavors. Consistently voted Best Restaurant in Monterey County reader's polls. Full bar & award-winning wine list!
    The Crossroads Carmel
    101 Crossroads Blvd.
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Country French & Italian cuisine, heated gardens, full bar, banquet facilities, world-class wine cellar. ''Carmel's most romantic restaurant.''
    5th btwn Mission & San Carlos, S/S
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Our sandwiches are always made with high quality meats, cheeses and produce. Our soups, salads and bakery goods are made from scratch using Erik’s family's recipes.
    3470 The Barnyard, Ste H-11
    Carmel, CA 93923
    ''The Essence of Carmel'' with full-flavored exceptional food, gorgeous murals adorning the walls, unforgettable dining experience. Dog-friendly heated patio.
    San Carlos at 5th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Offering an authentic menu inspired by traditional recipes featuring hand-crafted dishes using the finest Italian and locally-sourced ingredients in a lively atmosphere.
    Dolores btwn Ocean & 7th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    The best coffee in Carmel. 100% organic coffee, roasted on premises. Espresso drinks, pastries, desserts, soups, salads & sandwiches in our charming garden courtyard.
    Las Tiendas Bldg, Ocean Avenue S/S btwn San Carlos & Dolores
    Down the Las Tiendas Archway
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Come and enjoy a variety of international flavors from the Mediterranean to Thailand in a tree-top setting with sunny outdoor seating.
    San Carlos between 7th & 8th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    A local favorite since 1988. Affordable dining featuring Sicilian family recipes, wine tasting, private party rooms, patios, catering, delivery, and we love dogs!
    Barnyard Shopping Village
    3770 The Barnyard
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Carmel favorite with the energy & flair of an authentic French Bistro. Also visit our wine merchant store offering unique varieties & specialty products at affordable prices.
    SW Mission St btwn Ocean & 7th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Serving brunch, lunch & dinner daily. ''The Pulse of Carmel'' with exceptional cuisine & ambiance. Providing a dog-friendly, lush heated garden & fire pit.
    Carmel Plaza & Ocean Ave.
    Carmel, CA 93921
    Featuring the culture & cuisine of Italy with a side of Hoboken, New Jersey thrown in! Also enjoy our pet-friendly courtyard patio, and our wine shop & tasting.
    Corner of Dolores & 7th
    Carmel, CA 93921
    A landmark steakhouse and a peninsula favorite since 1959; featuring a saloon with a full bar, an intimate patio, & a hearty menu of delectable items.
    16 West Carmel Valley Road
    Carmel Valley, CA 93924
    Visit Carmel Valley Coffee Roasting Company's family of coffeehouses at The Barnyard, The Crossroads, Mid Valley Ctr & Ocean Ave. WiFi avail.
    319 Mid Valley Center
    Carmel, CA 93923
    Open everyday, serving lunch 11:00 am - 4:00 pm, dinner 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Sunday brunch 10:00 am - 2:00 pm and a light bar menu between lunch and dinner service.
    36700 Hwy 1, 10 miles South of Carmel
    Carmel, CA 93922