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Cottage Restaurant

Lincoln Street between Ocean and 7th Avenues, Carmel, CA 93923
+1 831-625-6260
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“bangers” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Lincoln Street between Ocean and 7th Avenues, Carmel, CA 93923
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in Carmel for Memorial Day weekend and had breakfast at The Cottage twice. Very busy little place but always able to get seated quickly. Service is fast, the menu has a great variety, and the coffee is delicious. Their french toast is amazing...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 4 May 2017

My friends and I stopped at this place for breakfast and enjoyed it. Good quantity and quality a a reasonable price. Katy cakes (small pancakes) were excellent. Service was slow. Need to go down a step to get on the level for the restrooms. Not...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Over many years, we've revisited 'The Cottage' for reliably delicious b'fasts...in central Carmel & hard to match for ambiance, service & really good food. Pancakes & waffles, yum!

1  Thank wildswanDelaware
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We enjoy Cottage for both breakfast and lunch which has great food, service, latte's, but on this visit we tried the artichoke soup--AWESOME!!!!!!!! A must try. We even brought it home.

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Classics diner menu for breakfast, don't miss the chorizo sausage. Seldom a line here, and no rush to get you out the door once seated. We will definitely be visiting more often, and trying the lunch menu.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 22 December 2016

It is a nice place for breakfast but don't be in a rush. It was good food and the service is good. Baby bangers are worth the try !

1  Thank lifeis2goodtimes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Hubs and I visited this restaurant because our first choice, Katy’s, was closed for vacation. The restaurant was very cozy and we were seated immediately on a Saturday morning. Service was prompt and efficient, but not very friendly. Food was good, but not memorable. Prices...More

Thank 3CatMom
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Good selection of lunch and breakfast (all day!) options. The Kathy Cakes are really good, thick pancakes. My husband had the bagel, lox, and cream cheese platter, and was very satisfied. We also tried the artichoke soup, just cuz. It was ok-- kinda thick, nothing...More

Thank Mike95128
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Just a small restaurant, but very attentive service and great food! The English bangers are really great!

Thank Trish B
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

While exploring the streets of Caramel, the Cottage Restaurant was our choice for lunch. Go early, just when it is opening, or you will be in a line up. It is small, quaint, & bustling with activity. The tables are small & placed close together...More

Thank Rox I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lincoln Street between Ocean and 7th Avenues, Carmel, CA 93923
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-625-6260
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