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Vizcaino Waterfront Food + Drink

2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey Beach Resor, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
+1 831-899-4544
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“sea bass” (9 reviews)
“fruit cup” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (7 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey Beach Resor, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The restaurant is on the 4th floor of the Monterey Tides Hotel and the view was so spectacular I decided to come back with my husband and stay at the hotel for our anniversary. On that visit we had breakfast and dinner in the restaurant....More

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We waited for over 20 minutes before someone paid attention to us. The food was good. I got the avocado toast trio; the tomatoes were super fresh and delicious! My hubby got the Mike's Bloody Mary, which is a meal in itself and at $35...More

Thank MelVinCA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our two dinners here. The menu has a number of light options as well as larger dishes. Service is attentive and the view cannot be beaten.

Thank AdriennePhilly
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is truly great. We were treated with amazing service by our incredibly attentive waiter Carlos! The view is spectacular and you are able to dine on delicious food as you look out at the ocean.

Thank Karla E
Reviewed 9 July 2017

With one of the best ocean views in Monterey, Vizcaino Waterfront is a great restaurant to have drinks or dinner. We had the sea bass, which we found to be a bit salty; overall our meal was just average. Pass completely on desert. However the...More

Thank kebolden2009
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The food was good but not outstanding. The service was good, although I felt that everyone was a bit overworked. The big draw here is the fantastic view of the beach and ocean. A great place to be at sunset.

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

A group of us tried this newly revamped restaurant. The view from the 4th floor of the hotel has always been stunning. But now new management and chef have transformed it to a new favorite for me. We had a marvelous time and enjoyed the...More

Thank lizclark100
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Amazing service from Alberto and Colleen! Fresh delicious seafood, breathtaking views of the Monterey Bay!

Thank GriffinCrowley
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Food quality is nothing to write home about. No bread available at all during Memorial Day weekend, main course served before first course plates removed and the waiter complained about guests next table not giving any tip... Wonder why?! The location of this restaurant is...More

Thank northwind131
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We enjoyed dinner and breakfast here. Trio of avocado toast was great. Also chicken with pineapple salsa

Thank OLDIE58035
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Janet D
14 May 2015|
Response from Janet D |
We are going to lunch there, however, I did nogt see any desserts on your menu!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey Beach Resor, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
    (Canyon Del Ray)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-899-4544
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Enjoy our gourmet Monterey Beach restaurant with your own "window on the bay". For a truly unique dining experience, escape to the Cafe Beach Restaurant; a remote, romantic retreat so serene that the hypnotic sounds of the pounding surf can only be broken by the clink of toasting glasses and a feast of fresh seasonal dishes are served. Enter the dining room, where windows frame a living landscape of unspoiled beaches.
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