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Address: Monterey, CA
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We visited every store and sampled every clam chowder. Bought chocolates and popcorn. Ate at one of the restraurant so (the same two nights in a row. Weather was brisk... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2016
Henderson, Nevada
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Henderson, Nevada
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We visited every store and sampled every clam chowder. Bought chocolates and popcorn. Ate at one of the restraurant so (the same two nights in a row. Weather was brisk. Parking is high at $1 per 1/2 hours but worth the adventure.

Thank prothermund
Manila, Philippines
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165 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Had a nice late afternoon stroll here- nice place to have dinner since there are a lot of good establishments to choose from. you can just hang around or browse through stores, or just try to catch glimpses of sealions lying on buoys along the wharf.

Thank C L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Great outdoor walk on the peir. We loved seeing the boats docked in the marina, fisherman and at the end of the peir we could see seals on the rocks. Bring binoculars, better to see.

Thank Liz Everett W
Santa Rosa, California
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Absolutely gorgeous views of the ocean and wildlife. Lots of great restaurants (some pet friendly/Domenico's) to choose from and shops to grab a souvenier. I even bought a cute zip up fleece for under $15 because my wind breaker was accidentally left at home. Easy walking and store vendors are very friendly.

Thank Jamie A
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Lots of places to eat and shop but the best things are free, just stroll along the wharf and take in the sea air and sights. We were there on a Sunday and it was rather busy, traffic being an issue. We passed by the next day (Monday) when traffic was far lighter, suggesting the wharf would have been quieter.

Thank Brian R
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

In ages past, I would walk this wharf between college classes just to unwind and breathe in the salt air. The wharf had a certain hum to it. The fish merchants, the stores, or the bustle of eateries; all added to the sound of Fisherman's wharf. I need to go back and remember better times.

Thank Anthony C
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

....and FOUND it at Crabby Jims!!!! Mostly restaurant at this wharf, but Cannery Row is just a few short miles away with all the shopping you need available!!!

Thank Stephanie S
Stockholm, Sweden
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168 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Another tourist trap in Monterey. Several restaurants on a pier, all of them expensive and then you have all the souvenir shops...

Thank Max S
Northern California
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406 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We enjoy just taking our time walking on the wharf and watching the people. It hasn't changed much through the years and there are lots of fun shops open and of course every restaurant has the best clam chowder and samples are free. You be the judge.

Thank Blooms65
Sedona, Arizona
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86 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The standard souvenir shops but lots of good eats. Colorful. Accessible. Suck it up and overlook the negatives. Worth it.

Thank Catherine E

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