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120 S E St, Exeter, CA 93221-1731
+1 559-592-9453
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brie” (8 reviews)
“crepes” (6 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
120 S E St, Exeter, CA 93221-1731
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A small, atmospheric restaurant with a French "feel". We had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. The service was friendly but not overly attentive and the food was good, although as Brits we only had room for a salad and half a pudding each. We much enjoyed...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We chose this restaurant based upon previous TripAdvisor reviews. What a gem! The restaurant was busy on a Tuesday night, we did have to wait about ten minutes for a table. A guitar player was in the corner throughout our meal. The music was pleasant,...More

Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 2 April 2018

My husband and I had the pleasure of dining at Monet's on our first wedding anniversary -- we stayed in Exeter while visiting Sequoia National Park. The food was absolutely delicious and perfect in every, as was our wonderful host. We can't recommend it enough!

Thank Flummywister
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Entering Monets is like entering a little bistro in France. They offer various wines, imported beers, and a variety of appetizers and French cooking. It’s an excellent place to meet friends and have a lovely afternoon or evening. They offer music on the weekends. If...More

Thank Cherri S
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped over here by searching on TripAdvisor. Delicious dinner with good veg options. The Giverny pizza was sublime and the wine exqusite.

Thank Pratheep279
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Creative menu items and very tasty choices. Bistro style with reasonably priced wine selection. Small dining section. Service probably usually attentive but not so for our visit. Interesting choice in Exeter.

Thank Spike1947
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely dinner and superb bottle of wine at this adorable wine bistro in downtown Exeter, CA. They had a Saxophone player all evening and he was excellent! The food was delicious and the ambiance was warm and relaxing. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Brie and Pear dish, yummm! This café has lots of good wine choices and they give you an honest glass. Mostly crepes and paninis--very good. Friendly service too. Enjoyed our meal here.

Thank MikefromKentucky
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

My wife was born in France . She's very picky with my italian pasta . She said: the montecarlo pasta with flank steak was one of the best pastas she's ever had !!!!! Five stars !!!

Thank gugacalifornia
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Monet's Wine Bistro is a must do experience in fine dining! Some may say it is pricey, but in light of what you get renders this a mute point. The cuisine is genuinely gourmet from the appetizers to the deserts. Only the wine comes from...More

Thank Ed S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 S E St, Exeter, CA 93221-1731
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +1 559-592-9453
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