Carmel-by-the-Sea, Restaurants

Edgar's Restaurant

Edgar's Restaurant

8205 Valley Greens Drive, Carmel Valley, CA 93923
phone 1.831.620.8910
Savor all of the flavors of the fresh ingredients harvested from local organic farms that are hand selected by Edgar's at Quail Chef Kenneth Macdonald and exquisitely prepared by his culinary team into the savory dishes available on our new menus. Set in the Clubhouse of Quail Lodge & Golf Club, our Carmel, CA restaurant, Edgar's at Quail, features a casual elegance with its indoor and outdoor fireside dining located alongside the natural backdrop of the golf course and Santa Lucia Mountains.

5th Avenue Deli & Catering Company

On 5th between San Carlos & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.2688
American. 5th Avenue Deli offers great lunches to go, including salads, sandwiches and fresh baked goods. 5th Avenue Deli's "Lover's Lunch" basket contains smoked salmon, an assortment of cheeses, fresh fruit, two deli salads, two desserts of your choice plus a split of Korbel Champagne or a split of Ventana Goldstripe chardonnay.

A.W. Shucks

On Ocean Ave between San Carlos & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.6605
Seafood/American. A.W. Shucks restaurant in Carmel offers light dinners in a cozy, relaxed atmosphere. A.W. Shucks is Carmel's one-of-a-kind seafood and oyster bar, featuring assorted oysters, cioppino, seafood chowders, crab cakes, seafood appetizers, and a cozy bar. A.W. Shucks also provides a hitching post for dogs in front of their restaurant.

Afternoon Tea at the Cypress Inn

Corner of Lincoln and 7th, Carmel, Ca 93923
phone 1.800.443.7443
American. Afternoon tea at the Cypress Inn offers a complete English tea service, which includes a selection of homemade scones with jam and thickened cream, sandwiches, cookies and a large selection of teas. Afternoon tea is served by the Cypress Inn daily from 2pm-4pm in the lobby, library bar and patio courtyard.

An Choi Asian Contemporary Cuisine

1120 Lighthouse Ave., Pacific Grove, CA 93950
phone 1.831.372.8818
Offering creative preparations of contemporary and traditional Asian cuisine, An Choi restaurant in Pacific Grove is a unique destination for a richly flavorful dining experience. Many of the Thai, Korean, Chinese, Japanese and Vietnamese dishes feature the influences of French cuisine, and the expansive menu boasts meat-based and vegetarian dining options. This restaurant in Monterey County is located near Pebble Beach, Asilomar and Carmel attractions like Cannery Row, and there is ample space for private parties and social events.

Andre's Bouchée Bistro and Wine Bar

Between Mission and 7th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.7880
French Cuisine. A Carmel favorite that lures locals and visitors with its chic style and neighborhood charm. Chef Andre Lemaire prepares authentic French Bistro Cuisine with a Californian Coastal flair. Our friendly atmosphere buzzes with excitement and energy that makes you feel your dining in one of the small neighborhoods inside Paris.

Anton & Michel Restaurant

On Mission between Ocean Ave & 7th, in the Court of the Fountains, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.2406
European. Anton and Michel, a Carmel landmark restaurant for the past 20 years, offers creative continental cuisine and Old World elegance. Anton and Michel has been called the epitome of the Carmel experience. This sentiment is reflected in their menu, which includes fresh Monterey Bay seafood, filet mignon, fresh-farmed abalone, and house specialties such as rack of lamb and Chateaubriand carved tableside.

Arawan Thai Café

On Ocean Ave between Lincoln & Monte Verde, Court of the Golden Bough, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.4331
Thai. Carmel's Arawan Thai Café features home-style Thai cuisine in a comfortable dining room or on the outdoor patio. Arawan Thai Cafe's menu includes exotic array of meat and vegetarian dishes, pad-thai and an assortment of curries.

Aubergine at L'Auberge Carmel

Monte Verde & 7th Ave., Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.624.8578
Located in L’Auberge Luxury Hotel, Aubergine promotes an atmosphere that is likewise luxurious. With an underground wine cellar and a menu inspired by the freshest local produce, this Carmel restaurant presents European influenced cuisine that does not fail to impress. Diners can create their own three, four or five course meal or request a sampling created by the master chef. Aubergine has already been noted by various gourmet magazines and has been named one of the top 10 new restaurants by

Bistro 211

211 Crossroads, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.3030
A local favorite neighborhood Bistro since 1995. Serving the best the Central Coast has to offer at reasonable prices. European comfort food with California touches.

Bistro Beaujolais

Carmel Plaza, corner of Ocean and Mission, Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.624.5600
French Bistro. Another of Firok's famous European Bistro dining experiences. Rennovated and remodeled in French Bistro decor and ambiance, this popular lunch spot has a welcomed place inside the exclusive shopping at the Plaza. Their menus reflects their French origins and is true to the taste of Bistro-dining. Open for lunch and dinner and a great wine list and service.

Bruno's Market and Delicatessen

Corner of Junipero & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.3821
American. Bruno's Carmel market offers giant gourmet deli sandwiches, homemade salads, oakwood BBQ chicken, ribs, sausages and tri-tip. It also boasts of its selection of fish and fresh produce. Bruno’s has been voted Monterey County’s Best Market and Deli and with local home delivery, they have the capabilities to ship anywhere in the world.

Caffe Cardinale

On Ocean Ave between San Carlos & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.2095
European. Caffe Cardinale offers classic European espresso drinks, fine brewed coffees, teas, baked goods and desserts in a charming courtyard patio. With over forty coffees to choose from, charming cafe in Carmel has something for everyone.

California Market

120 Highland Drive, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.620.1234
California Market at the Highlands Inn offers a variety of California Bistro cuisines on the coast of Carmel’s beautiful oceans. The master chefs offer Monterey Bay seafood and fresh local produce along with deli sandwiches, signature breakfasts and pastas. Sit on the redwood deck or by the warmth of the restaurant’s pot-bellied stove.

Cantinetta Luca

Dolores St. & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.625.6500
Cantinetta Luca recalls a familial, rustic environment while providing the diner with authentic Italian cuisine. This bar and restaurant in Carmel is designed around an open kitchen, allowing guests to watch the chefs as they prepare food. Cantinetta Luca is known for its pizza, prepared in a classic wood-burning oven, as well as for its housemade salumi, pasta and delicious antipasti. Cantinetta Luca’s sister restaurants are Aubergine and Bouchée – like them it offers a fine selection of wine to compliment any meal.

Carmel Bakery

On Ocean Ave between Dolores & Lincoln, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.8885 x11
American. Carmel Bakery was established in 1906 and is a city landmark. The Carmel Bakery is famous for scones, shortbread, danishes, giant biscotti, cannoli, pretzels and great coffee.

Carmel Belle

In the Doud Arcade on San Carlos, South of Ocean, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.1600
Country French, Organic Farmstyled Cuisine. Newly remodeled and offering great breakfast and lunches with farmed, fresh eggs, bacon and meats with a good selection of plates with home-farmed products: cheeses, meats, fruit and breads. Nice, brightly lite courtyard indoors and surrounded by artisian shops in a historic building in the village. A popular and welcome addition to our Carmel Restaurants.

Carmel Bisto Gioviovanni

On San Carlos between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.6003
Italian, Mediterranean, California and French Bistro-Style Cuisine. Salads, sandwiches, pastas and specialty dishes in the true sense of bistro cooking. Another of Firok's selection of dining experiences in Carmle. Dinner is served 7 night a week from 4pm to late night.

Carmel Tangine

On Junipero Between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.0300
Authentic and traditional Moroccan cuisine from the hands of Chef in's and his family's own home receipes. Mediterranean styled decor and has a outdoor courtyard with patio dining. A popular local's eatery now so be sure and get your reservations ahead of dinner time.

Carmel Valley Roasting Company

On Ocean between Lincoln & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.800.418.2326
Coffee. Carmel Valley Roasting Company is a place where visitors and friends meet to enjoy fresh-roasted coffee from around the world. This Carmel-based roasting company also features Scharffen Berger hot chocolate and a variety of delicious cocoas. Wonderful fresh-baked pastries make this Carmel coffee shop a favorite among locals.


On 5th between Mission & San Carlos, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.0501
Italian/European. Casanova is often referred to as "Carmel's most romantic restaurant." Style, service and food has brought Casanova restaurant worldwide acclaim. This Carmel restaurant offers fresh pasta, a changing menu and European elegance to attract diners. Casanova's hand-dug wine cellar has received numerous awards for its outstanding selection.

China Gourmet

On 5th between San Carlos & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.3941
Chinese. China Gourmet has been a well-loved Carmel Chinese restaurant for years. China Gourmet offers Mandarin and Szechwan-Hunan dishes, friendly service and a comfortable setting. Dine-in or take-out, China Gourmet caters to customers’ needs.

Christopher's on Lincoln

On Lincoln between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.626.8000
California. Christopher's restaurant falls into a category its chef and namesake calls "Carmel casual." Elegant yet comfortable, Christopher's features wild mushroom and organic escarole cannelloni, cornmeal-crusted Idaho trout, Niman Ranch barbecue beef short ribs, wild salmon and pan-seared local halibut. This Carmel restaurant also boasts an extensive selection of California wines.

Club Jalapeno

On San Carlos between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.1997
Mexican. Club Jalapeno is an intimate and cozy Carmel Mexican restaurant where you can discover a diverse yet faithful selection of traditional Oaxacan recipes and classic Mexican dishes. Club Jalapeno also offers a full bar with an extensive selection of tequilas and imported beers.

Cottage Restaurant

On Lincoln between Ocean & 7th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.6260
Breakfast. Carmel's Cottage Restaurant offers light, healthy breakfasts and lunches served in a relaxing setting complete with the sound of a soft waterfall in the background. Dinner is served Thursday through Saturday and menu items include filet, seafood, sandwiches, chicken, pasta, and gourmet burgers.

da Giovanni Ristorante Mediterranean

On Lincoln between 5th and 6th, upstairs in the Cortile San Remo, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.5800
Italian. Da Giovanni restaurant is one of Carmel's hidden gems. Nestled among the pines, da Giovanni serves Italian and Mediterranean food with views of the ocean and beautiful Carmel sunsets. The menu features beef carpaccio, fresh seafood and house-made pastas, as well as an extensive wine list to match.

Dametra Cafe

On Ocean southeast of Lincoln, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.622.7766
Mediterrean cuisine.
A wonderful selection of salads, pastas, falafel and plates of humus, olives, pita and tabouli. Great burgers and open for lunch and dinner right on Ocean Avenue where all the shopping and action is taking place in Carmel. A small, intimate space so call for a reservation.

Em Le's

On Dolores between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.6780
Breakfast. For leisurely home-style breakfast in Carmel, Em Le's waffles, fresh berry pancakes and eggs benedict are hard to beat. Em Le's also has Carmel's only vintage soda fountain and serves a number of ice cream specialties.

Flaherty's Oyster Bar & Seafood

On 6th between San Carlos & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.0311
California. Flaherty's was named one of Northern California's top 10 seafood restaurants. The casual and lively atmosphere of this Carmel restaurant is complimented by an array of fresh regional fish and homemade pastas. Flaherty's specialties include sand dabs, live oysters, and cracked Dungeness crab.

Flying Fish Grill

On Mission and 7th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.1962
Asian Fusion. Flying Fish Grill is an intimate Carmel seafood grill that fuses Japanese, Asian and Californian influences. Flying Fish Grill house favorites include a savory, rare peppered ahi, blackened and served with mustard and sesame-soy vinaigrette and angel-hair pasta; also pan-fried almond sea bass with whipped potatoes, Chinese cabbage, and rock shrimp stir-fry.

Forge in the Forest

Corner of Junipero & 5th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.2233
California. Open since 1944, Forge in the Forest is one of Carmel's oldest and most beloved restaurants. Forge in the Forest offers American cuisine that runs the gamut from vegetarian to ribs, burgers to filet mignon, pizzas to pastas, tacos to stir-fry, and seafood to salads. This Carmel restaurant has a wine list featuring primarily California wines.

Hanagasa Japanese Restaurant

On 8th between Mission & San Carlos, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.4470
Japanese. Hanagasa Japanese Restaurant features authentic Japanese food and a full sushi menu. Hanagasa provides Japanese cuisine in a casual setting and for reasonable prices. This Carmel restaurant offers a variety of dishes that are simply delicious.

Hog's Breath Inn

On San Carlos between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.1044
American. With hog heads mounted on the wall and a dimly lit dining room and bar, the Hog's Breath Inn seems out of place in Carmel, yet it is one of Carmel's most famous restaurants. People come from all over to enjoy the fabulous courtyard patio and cobblestone fireplaces and to perhaps run into innkeeper and famed Carmel resident Clint Eastwood. The Hog's Breath Inn offers visitors to Carmel specialties such as Dirty Harry burgers, Hog's Breath Baby Back ribs and Hog's Breath's own proprietary label of wine.

Il Fornaio Cafe and Restaurant

At the Pine Inn Hotel, on Ocean Ave between Lincoln & Monte Verde, Carmel, Ca 93921
phone 1.831.622.5100
Italian. Il Fornaio is an Italian restaurant, bar, and bakery in the historic Pine Inn Hotel offering 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 crisp wood-fired pizzas, rotisserie meats and fowl, mesquite-grilled local fish, and fresh regional pastas.

Jack London's Bar and Grill

On Dolores between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.2336
American. Jack London's has been a favorite place for Carmelites for over thirty years. Jack London's offers a lively happy hour, Black Angus steaks, baby back ribs, burgers, and generous drinks. Jack London’s bar has late night dining until midnight, as well as live blue, jazz and R&B on Fridays.

Katy's Place

On Mission between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93922
phone 1.831.624.0199
Breakfast. Katy's Place is the place for breakfast in Carmel. The restaurant has the largest breakfast menu on the West Coast that includes twelve different eggs Benedict dishes, seven kinds of waffles and great corned beef hash. Breakfast is served all day in a traditional cozy setting.


On Mission between 4th & 5th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.620.1942
French. L'Escargot restaurant is the classic romantic choice for Carmel dining. Located in a Normandy-style farmhouse, L'Escargot offers contemporary French cuisine, friendly service and a wine list that highlights both French and California wines. This Carmel restaurant’s menu is constantly evolving requiring visitors to make a habit of returning. Banquet facilities are available and a three-course prix fixed Bistro Menu is offered nightly.

La Bicyclette Restaurant

On Dolores & 7th, P.O. Box 1934, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.622.9899
French County Style - family style dining. Three course dinners with specials and rustic European seating and serving. Great seafoods, pasta, roasted meats, fish and chicken with signature Georis organic produce and the best chocolate pudding in the biggest 'Alice in Wonderland' bowls! Be sure and order a Georis wine to go with your most excellent dinner. Come expecting a wait and it's worth it.

La Dolce Vita

On San Carlos between 7th & 8th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.3667
Italian. La Dolce Vita allows you to enjoy fine Italian and Mediterranean food in a romantic and charming atmosphere. Visitors can choose between cozy dining room seating and dining al fresco on the Rooftop Patio. La Dolce Vita is a favorite among locals and the place to go for authentic Italian and Mediterranean cuisine in Carmel.

Le Coq D'Or

On Mission between 4th and 5th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.9319
European. Carmel's Le Coq D'Or provides amiable service, authentic cuisine and homemade desserts. This Carmel Restaurant is very welcoming to pets and has an outdoor patio to accommodate them. Le Coq D’Or offers French and German delicacies that are guaranteed to hit the spot.

Little Napoli

On Dolores & 7th, Carmel, Ca 93923
phone 1.831.626.6335
Italian. Carmel's rustic Italian Trattoria serves pizza, pasta and antipasti made from ingredients prepared fresh daily. Featuring specialties from both Northern and Southern Italy, this Carmel restaurant strives to live up to its name by compiling a menu of global ingredients.

Little Swiss Café

On 6th and Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.5007
Swiss. The Little Swiss Café is a quaint cottage restaurant nestled in the heart of Carmel. Breakfast is served all day, lunch consists of various Swiss delicacies and all meals are reasonably priced. Don't miss the homemade bread!

Lugano Swiss Bistro

3670 The Barnyard, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.3779
Swiss. Lugano Swiss Bistro is a little bit of Switzerland in Carmel. Choose from fondues, sausages, schnitzels, pastas, steaks and polenta dishes. Colorful murals and checkered tablecloths add to the Swiss atmosphere. There is live music every Thursday evening as well at this Carmel bistro.

Marinus at the Bernardus Lodge

415 Carmel Valley Rd., Carmel Valley, CA 93924
phone 1.831.658.3400
Located at the beautiful Bernardus Lodge, Marinus offers organic California cuisine and a choice of over 1,800 wines. This Carmel restaurant celebrates the diverse selection of California produce to create inventive meals with a distinct Western flavor. Marinus has been honored and recognized time and again by Wine Spectator, The Zagat Survey, Monterey County Weekly and others for its scrumptious selection of fine wines and delicious array of coastal cuisine. Marinus is the refined choice for a memorable dining experience in Carmel.

Merlot! Wine Country Bistro

On Ocean Ave between Lincoln & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93922
phone 1.831.624.5659
California. Merlot! Wine Country Bistro features creative California cuisine that includes pasta, seafood, gourmet pizzas, salads and vegetarian specialties. As the name suggests, Merlot! specializes in providing the perfect wine to compliment any meal. With its charming French atmosphere, this Carmel bistro is the perfect place to enjoy a delightful meal.

Mission Ranch Restaurant

26270 Dolores Street, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.6436
California. Mission Ranch Restaurant offers spectacular views of sheep-filled pastures and the rocky Carmel coastline. The restaurant's menu features ranch-style food including barbecue, steaks and prime rib, fresh fish, and a variety of salads and pasta dishes. Mission Ranch's Sunday jazz brunch has become a Carmel tradition.

Mizu Sushi

On Mission between 5th & 6th, Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.624.3502
Japanese. Mizu Sushi is a cozy sushi bar featuring Japanese cuisine and seafood specialties. Locals and visitors flock to this Carmel Japanese restaurant to satisfy their sushi cravings and enjoy tasty seafood in a contemporary setting.


On San Carlos between Ocean Ave & 7th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.7400
Tapas Bar with Spanish flavor. This new restaurant has quickly become a nightime favorite for those who stay up past 9pm and want that late night tapas and tasty bites from the hands of Chef, Brandon Miller of Stokes Abode fame. Teamed up with Gabe Georgis (Casanova), this fresh, brightly colored restaurant gives you great tastes, lively dining experience and a good drinks and wine menu. A great spot for after movies, plays or just out on the town in Carmel.


On San Carlos between Ocean Ave & 7th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.6545
Italian/European. Nico's provides authentic Italian atmosphere and delectable Mediterranean cuisine. Choose to be seated in a country-chic cottage dining room or on one of two flower-filled patios. The menu at this Carmel restaurant features salads, sandwiches, pizzas, pastas and an array of wines.

Pacific's Edge Restaurant

120 Highlands Drive, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.622.5445
Carmel's Pacific's Edge has been voted "One of the top 20 restaurants in the United States" by Wine Spectator and "Top 10 restaurants with a view" by USA Today. Offering Carmel dining with one of the best views Northern California has to offer, the Pacific’s Edge boasts a contemporary American cuisine with a French influence, along with an impressive wine and cigar menu.

Patisserie Boissiere Café and Restaurant

On Mission between Ocean Ave and 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.624.5008
French. Patisserie Boisseire is a combination pastry shop, café and restaurant. Set in a classic, French chalet, this Carmel eatery features quiche, potpies, Coquille St. Jacques (scallops), and croissant sandwiches. The atmosphere is elegant yet cozy, the cuisine is savory, and the pastries are worth a trip to Carmel.


On Ocean Ave between Lincoln & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.4395
Mediterranean. Located in a quaint, country cottage, PortaBella restaurant provides a rustic, garden setting and romantic atmosphere. This Carmel restaurant features flavors from France, Italy and Spain complemented by a variety of California wines. Try a few regional specialties, such as paella or coq au vin and enjoy the picturesque scenery.

Sushi Heaven

On Dolores between 7th & 8th, East Side, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.625.2067
Japanese. Sushi Heaven is an authentic Japanese restaurant in Carmel with over 150 sushi items. Sushi Heaven has a friendly bar and warm, cozy atmosphere enlivened by sakes, local wine and beer.

Terrace Grill at the La Playa Hotel

SW Corner of 8th & Camino Real, Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.624.4010
California. The Terrace Grill restaurant brings innovative California cuisine with southwestern and Mediterranean influences to Carmel. The Terrace Grill offers colorful garden views, stunning Carmel sunsets, and sounds of the sea while dining al fresco on the heated terrace. The menu at this romantic restaurant features dishes like select Black Angus prime rib, angel hair pasta, prawns and lobster tamales.

The Grill on Ocean Avenue

On Ocean Ave between Dolores & Lincoln, South Side, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.2569
Asian Fusion. The Grill on Ocean Avenue fuses the cuisine of the Pacific Rim with fresh, local California ingredients. Voted one of Monterey Peninsula’s 10 Best Restaurants, The Grill is known for its cozy atmosphere, wine list and full bar, but especially for its innovative combination of Eastern and Western cuisine. Specialties such as duck ravioli in an orange beurre blanc or julienne potatoes with rice vinegar and wasabi-cilanro sauce highlight the unique blend of East and West that make this Carmel restaurant stand out.

The Tuck Box English Tea Room

On Dolores between Ocean Ave & 7th, East Side, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.6365
Tea. The Tuck Box Tea Room has been a Carmel tradition since 1940. The Tuck Box is open for breakfast, lunch, and afternoon tea and is known for its fresh baked scones and homemade pies. With it’s fairy-tale like cottage setting; the Tuck Box will make a memorable impression on all visitors.

Tommy's Wok

On Mission between Ocean Ave & 7th, in Redwood Court, Carmel, CA 93921
phone 1.831.624.8518
Chinese. Tommy's Wok restaurant is the source for Szechuan, Hunan and Mandarin cuisine in Carmel. Everything on the menu is house-made and prepared using the freshest organic produce and cold-pressed canola and olive oils. Tommy’s Wok specializes in serving only the purest, most appetizing Asian cuisine.

Village Corner

Corner of Dolores & 6th, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.624.3588
Mediterranean. The Village Corner has been a Carmel landmark and a local dining favorite for more than 50 years. Located on the picturesque corner of Dolores and 6th, the Village Corner is the perfect place to sit, people watch and soak up all the elegance and charm that Carmel has to offer. This delightful Mediterranean-style bistro offers relaxed, romantic dining indoors or out.

Village Pub

On San Carlos between Ocean Ave & 7th, next to Wells Fargo Bank, Carmel, CA 93923
phone 1.831.626.6821
American. The Village Pub restaurant is one of Carmel's smallest, most intimate bars and grills that serves classic American cuisine. Whether it's a bowl of chili, a New York steak or a hamburger, customers are sure to enjoy the fare, their antique mahogany bar and the variety of historic Carmel photos.

Wickets Bistro at the Bernardus Lodge

415 Carmel Valley Rd., Carmel Valley, CA 93924
phone 1.831.658.3400
Wickets Bistro at the Bernardus Lodge is the casual alternative to fine dining in Carmel. Set in a familiar and relaxed venue, Wickets provides its patrons with beautiful sights, scrumptious meals and the luxury of a full bar. This Carmel bistro takes advantage of the local produce to create a menu that is constantly being renovated and always delicious. Wickets is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and has live jazz music on select evenings.