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Islands Restaurant

) #68 of 219 Restaurants in Monterey $$ - $$$ American, ,
300 Del Monte Ctr, Monterey, CA 93940-6155
+1 (0)8316551552
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hamburger” (10 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
“salads” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
300 Del Monte Ctr, Monterey, CA 93940-6155
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The speciality burger was awesome. Had barbecued pork and pineapple on it. Quality meat and accompaniments. Fries did not come out until most of my burger was gone. It's nice that they ask how you want your burger, but I asked for pink medium rare...More

Thank Russ S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I enjoy a good hamburger which is a good mouthful. The service by the staff is friendly and efficient.

Thank GA0505
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We are from Florida, so this tropical option was what we missed about home! They had plenty of good options with fantastic deserts. I wish we had it in Florida!

Thank Johnacemagic
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We received good service however, the food isn't impressive. My husband's burger and his fries were good but nothing that we couldn't get anywhere else. I ordered the grilled fish tacos and the grilled fish itself was extremely plain. The beans that came with my...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Staff were great ! I had a turkey burger which was very tasty ! I would go back ! Not many restaurants in the center so a good stop for casual meal!

Thank Joy M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

It was Labor Day and the Wharf was packed. I went driving around and ended up here. The bar was not crowded and the service was excellent. The burger and fries I had was better than most restaurants. They have a good variety of the...More

Thank MTE1000
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is my first time with their weekday lunch specials. Fabulous and very inexpensive. We were pleasantly surprised how large the portions were for. I would try their salads and their sweet potato fries were great. Our server was A+ which made it extra special.

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 1 March 2017

If you're visiting the adjacent mall, Islands is a perfectly reasonable place to drop by. The service was a bit slow on a quiet afternoon, but the wait staff were friendly and the burgers and hot dogs were reasonable. The Hawaiian surf decor was fun....More

Thank WanderingHK
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I took my wife and two year old twins to Monterey for the weekend. We decided to go eat at Islands once we got into town. We aren't sure how accommodating they would be with two little ones not to mention our limousine-sized stroller. They...More

Thank Greeklikeme
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This was our 2nd time eating here and it was still as good as I remembered. Service was great.....food was delicious! We enjoyed this place.

Thank Princesssarah372014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Del Monte Ctr, Monterey, CA 93940-6155
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 (0)8316551552
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