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1180 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-5142
Fri - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
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2 reviews
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! Even my meat eating kids found something they liked. Vegetarian lovers are in heaven, so fresh, large portion, they don't skimp. Such friendly help, explaining the dishes. I almost don't want to post, I want to keep it a secret.

Thank Victoria W
Orinda, California
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Another trip to a vegan restaurant with my vegan daughter, her brother and friends. Absolutely superb food, nice atmosphere and very knowledgeable and friendly waitress. The soup was one of the best I have tasted. I'd recommend unreservedly. Thanks

Thank Intrisk
SF Bay area
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I just started a vegetarian diet about 6 months ago and I’ve discovered to my dismay that as a vegetarian, my eating options are woefully limited at most restaurants. Oddly enough, the thought of searching for vegetarian specific restaurants on Yelp never actually occurred to me, until faced with very seafood centric menus in Pacific Grove. Penne with vegetables is... More 

Thank leisuregirl3
Manteca, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We enjoyed our meal at Julia's. The staff was helpful and very nice to us. They play good old rock and pop from a very modern sound system. We are in our seventies and this is very familiar music for us. The food was very good. We had the mushroom and spinach calzone. EXCELLENT!!! They take great care with the... More 

Thank Fredrick B
New Delhi, India
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Pacific Grove and Monterey has now an exclusive vegetarian restaurant serving excellent mushrooms varieties which is a specialty. Additionally you could also choose Thai food if you have a spicy tongue. Great place and do not miss.

Thank NSivaShankaran
San Jose, United States
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great cosy vegetarian restaurant. Interesting to find that the owner hunts wild mushrooms for about 10h a week which he the cooks in the restaurant. Friendly staff. Unpretentious. Great service. Great restaurant in Monterey.

Thank Panos K
Portland, Oregon
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We found this place almost by accident, and kept on coming back each night for the of our trip. The owner/ host/ chef/ waiter, Anthony , was super kind and it has been a full experience as you get to actually get a recommendation for a dish from the chef himself. His great love is mushrooms, so if you are... More 

Thank Bennyski
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We came here somewhat last minute and were seated even though we arrived after their last seating. My wife had a very specific order and the chef accidentally added some items she can't eat. Even though it was almost 9pm, he re-made the entire dish and even came by later to apologize for the error. We really appreciate it! The... More 

Thank jmfisher10
San Francisco, California
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Been here a couple of times and it's always great. Their winter menu features a delicious soup. Also roasted artichoke appetizer big enough for two. I ordered so much had no room for dessert. Must go back. The atmosphere is comfortable and the service friendly. I appreciate the easy parking too. Oh, last time I was there there weren't enough... More 

Thank LaraineSF
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This is a small vegetarian restaurant which was a little hard to find, but worth it! Since it's so small, it can be a challenge to walk in and be seated, but we lucked out. Hot homemade hard mulled cider was a welcome drink for a chilly evening. We ordered from the weekend specials menu. The roasted vegetables were great... More 

Thank Noelle G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1180 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-5142
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Pacific Grove
  • Phone Number: 831-656-9533

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