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C restaurant + bar

750 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1087
+1 831-375-4800
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“arctic char” (9 reviews)
“scallops” (29 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (17 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
750 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1087
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

...we went back for breakfast! Rarely do we eat at the same place twice. However the food at C was so fresh, the views so beautiful, and the staff so enjoyable, we went back for breakfast the next morning. Even if you don't like beets,...More

Thank Jessica Y
Reviewed 28 May 2015

The view is quite nice at this restaurant. The food was delicious and has a nice selection. However the service needs work! Our server was nice but at times neglected us and slow, service needs to be worked on.

Thank natalies280
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We were visiting and stopped in for lunch which was extremely disappointing to say the least especially for a restaurant of this standard - clam chowder was ok nothing great but full of potato - my mixed green salad had a little rocket lettuce mix...More

1  Thank lemonthyme1
Reviewed 21 May 2015

A most pleasant dining experience in all respects. To begin with, the menu choices are superb and everything was prepared to perfection. The ambiance is delightful, and the gorgeous views of Monterey Bay were a special treat. Our server, Nathan, was the best and made...More

Thank frankp55
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Delicious seafood and fine service (Nathan); particularly attentive to dietary restrictions and the special occasion. Great bar, too. And of course the view was outstanding.

Thank DWGW2010
Reviewed 20 May 2015

The restaurant has a very pretty view and the food is decent, the service could improve, the staff at the restaurant seems to be train diferent than the staff at the front desk, they look tired and not very happy to take care of you

Thank Alfredo L
Reviewed 13 May 2015

I had the char; my wife, the scallops. Both dishes were fantastic. The ambiance was romantic; the view of the bay, beautiful and our server, Nathan, made the entire dining experience delightful and special.

Thank frankp1955
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

This restaurant offers spectacular view over the pacific ocean, and bay which is romantic for dinner. The fish menu is great: we had clams chowder and char which is a fish we had never heard of.... This was beautiful. Thank you to Nathan for recommending...More

Thank karenplecuirot
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Had to wait a bit at the bar for our opentable res, but we finally got seated and it was a great dinner.

Thank NorcalGrls
Reviewed 22 April 2015

An excellent place to enjoy dinner with live music. The food is sensational and elegant. The service is amazing. They pay attention to the finest details. Luis, the bartender, is highly experienced and knowledgeable with a pleasant personality. Bill (William) is a charming bartender who...More

Thank Mishkat M
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Questions & Answers
9 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Brian L | Reviewed this property |
I would have to think they will be, but best to call and double check.
Jill H
17 February 2017|
Response from TheCMonterey | Property representative |
Thank you for reaching out! Our Happy Hours are Sun-Thursday (inclusive) from 4pm-7pm. Our HH menu can sometimes vary. But, it's half price small plates and drinks. Things like Flatbreads and Rock Cod tacos. Our host/ess... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 750 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1087
    (Prescott Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-375-4800
  • E-mail
the C restaurant + bar is a spectacular dining location that provides a breathtaking view of Monterey Bay. The cuisine, under the direction of Executive Chef Matt Bolton, offers up sustainable seafood, blending in a variety of local produce and meats. We are proud to comply with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch program and support local farms, organically-grown ingredients and sustainability. We offer vegetarian and family friendly options, including a kid's menu. Join us for Happy Hour Sundays - Thursdays 4pm-7pm, with live music on Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights (6pm-9pm) and Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoons (3pm-6pm).
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