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3650 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA 93923-8687
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
3650 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA 93923-8687
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Easy access in the Carmel area and very enjoyable internal atmosphere. Furniture varied with comfortable seating. The staff was very pleasant and engaging. The coffee is great up to Starbuck standards. This store is so relaxing it would be easy to hang out for some...More

Thank ald233
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Staff is really friendly and they make an effort when you are a regular! I'm grateful for the convenience and reliability.

Thank kratto1
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Delish latte! Love their lattes first thing in the morning!! You must try the next time you're in Carmel.

Thank mattmce
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Typical Starbucks except it's really BIG. Good service and lots of seating. TWO bathrooms. It's right off the freeway at the entrance to Carmel Valley. And across from the gas station.

Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 16 September 2016

It's a Starbucks but it's really a cut above the rest. The place is spacious - has many different areas well suited for different activities. The best part, and the biggest reason it's a cut above, is the staff. There is a well-established tradition here...More

Thank feralmonk
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This was a nice brand new Starbucks location. We had coffee and snacks on our SF to LA trip using scenic Highway 1. We loved this trip and this location was a nice break on our tour. Carmel by the Sea is a heaven on...More

Thank anatoliansun
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Very good service. They are super efficient (cause we had a big queue !) and nice. The place is very nice too. Happy to have my breakfast here !

Thank IsaureGllc
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit his Starbucks, it's super busy! Most times I've waited 10-15 minutes to get my food and drink order started. The place is buzzing with activity and the noise level is high. Expect the bathrooms to be busy.

Thank OrangeKipepeo
Reviewed 23 June 2016

While in Carmel recently one afternoon, my wife and I stopped in to the local Starbucks for a couple of Frappuccinos, I felt it was one of the largest I have been that I could recall. It had a large seating area, and while the...More

Thank AVIPTravel
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

This particular Starbucks is well laid out with a great deal of viable seating. The staff is very personable and thoughtful with each of the several visits I've been there ( I'm a local ). Whenever I want a Starbucks, this is the one I...More

Thank BarbaraF2017
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Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3650 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA 93923-8687
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: 8316200681