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Mundos Cafe

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2233 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5404
+1 831-656-9244
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10:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:30
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 16:00
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Corona, California
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364 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I bought sandwiches for a business client and staff. They told me about this small little café not far from their office that is very reasonably priced. The bread is to DIE for!! I bet they source out locally but man was it good!!! I had the chicken pesto, which was huge, I ate 1/2 for lunch and 1/2 for... More 

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Thank Bonnie C
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I've driven past this cute cottage advertising Mundos Cafe a hundred times. I heard it was good and finally I pulled in. Wow! I had a Mundos Cubana, it was juicy, fresh, flavorful and I devoured it. The pork was tender, the bacon perfectly cooked and the Francesa role was melt in your mouth. The service is fast and friendly.... More 

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Thank Christine M
Monterey, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Wow the best Tri Tip sandwich on the Peninsula hands down!! They have some good lunch specials but I'm hooked on the Tri Tip! Call ahead for easy pick up....you can eat outside but space is limited.

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Thank MBDodger
Novato, CA
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140 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

We were looking for a lunch stop and stumbled upon Mundos. This is a great find. We had the chicken bacon ranch sandwich (hot), a ham sandwich that came with an incredible amount of ham, and a plain cheeseburger. The food was prepared fresh, was made with care, and was very reasonably priced. Service was fast and friendly. My concern... More 

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Thank sunbunny31
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Cute and clean place. BLT was amazing and falafel we had was really good. Prices reasonable too. Great casual lunch place.

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Thank Philip M
Rancho Mirage, California
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

This place has got to have the best sandwiches I have ever tasted! The prices are very reasonable. I last visited and got the Argentine Tri-tip sandwich. Perfection! The meat was incredibly tender, very flavorful and the bread was fresh. I added a side of the delicious potato salad and got the Australian root beer. A great meal!

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Thank Vector4530
Monterey, California
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Having been to Mundos countless times since they opened, it's time to show my appreciation. It's a tiny place with huge sandwiches. Good variety, reasonable prices, fast service and clean cafe. Some of my favorites are the classic BLT, Tuna Salad and the Cubano with pork and chorizo. I highly recommend Mundos for a great sandwich.

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Thank Jim S
Walnut Creek, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

We could not have found better food. Everything was fresh and homemade. My husbands turkey sandwich war from a fresh roasted turkey...not deli meat. EXCELLENT!!!

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Thank Sue B
Hanford, California
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45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

Although Mundos Cafe has a really small dining area (8 two-person tables inside and a few outside, but no high chairs for little kids), it's clean and quaint and has some sandwiches you just can't get anywhere else. We had Tri Tip Argentino and the garden quesadilla, and both were packed with goodness and delicious. The counter lady was efficient,... More 

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Thank Robert U
Newport, Tennessee
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

Family group of 6, each ordering different sandwiches, all tasty and sizable, reasonbly priced and served promptly. Quesadilla was especially good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:30
Thursday
10:00 - 17:30
Friday
10:00 - 17:30
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2233 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-656-9244

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?