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Doud Craft Studios, San Carlos Between Ocean Ave & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-1600
08:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Tue 08:00 - 17:00
Wed - Sun 08:00 - 21:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

What a fabulous lunch spot! The food was fresh with original dishes and unbelievable treats. We will be back for dinner.

Thank catheyb_12
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Excellent place for a snack or an informal meal. Fun and personable staff. All local produce. When Carmel becomes just too much, head over to Carmel Belle.

Thank millvalleytraveler
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

I had the soup of the day - a carrot ginger - and the stone fruit salad for a quick lunch with my husband as we were traveling through the area. Everything was delicious and well balanced. The salad was sweet & rich but still light and refreshing. The soup had just the right ginger kick. My americano was very... More 

Thank Ashley M
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We stopped off here on our way north and glad we did. It's a bit hidden - inside a shopping complex without a roadside entrance I could find. The freshly made empanadas were great and the poached eggs on toast were very good. Service is friendly and helpful.

Thank Swipabd
Sand City, California
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114 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Carmel Belle is such a great place to get something that you know is going to be not only good quality fresh ingredients and healthier then the rest yet still delicious. I have been in several times for lunch and every time it has always been very good. This particular review is for their catering. This past weekend I had... More 

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Gadsden, Alabama
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118 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Carmel Belle is located in a courtyard, so it's a little hard to find, but worth the search. We ate here during Monterey Car Week and the service was pretty quick, which is saying something since the show was packed! I had their Caeser salad and tomato soup and my husband had the BLT. Everything was good and fresh.

Thank Sunlady56
Sarasota, Florida
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133 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Located inside a small building ( not visible from the outside ) this is a large place, they have 2 stations, one to order your lunches and another for juices, deserts and coffee. The food is very very good. It look like a food court but with only one restaurant. Ingredients are fresh and the " service " is nice.... More 

Thank Cyril I
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Modern healthy trendy food and some comfort options in Carmel. Good service and friendly staff in a relaxed atmosphere.

Thank thomasole
Canberra, Australia
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015

My family and I came here during the overlap of breakfast and lunch so we could order what we liked. The breakfast polenta was great, as were the lunch salads and the fresh juices. Lots of vegetarian options and lots of healthy options, at a reasonable price.

Thank Julia R
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent salads, blue cheese and chicken. Good and fresh products. You have to leave the commercial gallery to avoid noisy environment.

Thank fabb227

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Healthy, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Doud Craft Studios, San Carlos Between Ocean Ave & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-1600
Carmel Belle proudly sources its ingredients from farmers and purveyors that practice sustainability, and provide honest, high-quality products that taste really good. Our meats are hormone-free, grass-fed/free-range and humanely raised in California. Our produce is largely organic and purchased from local farmers' markets, farmers, and/or distributors that support small farms. So please join us, and eat good food knowing that we would never serve you anything we wouldn't serve to our own family.

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