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Denny's

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398 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-3106
+1 831-372-0160
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sydney, Australia
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364 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On the first night in Monterey both of us was tired, so we were just looking for the closest easiest place. Next door to our hotel is a Dennys. Since I was only thirsty and craving for my beloved milk, my order was two glasses of milk, and my partner ordered a club sandwich. It was probably good, looked all... More 

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Portland, OR
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357 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 307 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate breakfast here several times in the course of a visit to Monterey, mainly because it was close to my hotel. Standard Denny's fare, attentive waiters, and not expensive.

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Thank GeorgePortland_OR
Sydney, Australia
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384 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of the Denny's restaurants in California are licensed to sell beer but for some reason this one isn't, maybe due to stricter licensing laws in the city of Monterey. Apart from that the menu is the same and this restaurant prepares tasty food fairly quickly and reasonable prices. We were staying within walking distance so given we knew... More 

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Alameda, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

During a business trip to Monterey, I was happily lodged adjacent to this Dennys! I love Dennys! They're so consistant in their food, which is ALWAYS terrific! The only variable might be the service, and let me tell you, the servce at THIS Dennys is OUTSTANDING!! I'd been served cold coffee, by mistake, and my server took it off my... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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211 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Location sounds really sketchy, lots of people loitering in front of the restaurant and homeless people were in and out all the time. It's definitely not a nice place to eat. Our waiter didn't seem to care about us, nothing was set up, no fork or knife and honestly, he didn't care. It took forever to get our meals so... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Monterey for 2 days and were looking for a place to dine after a long day. Denny's was open 24 hours and had a wide selection for a meal at anytime of the day. The portion size is good but the flavour is amazing and the fries even better! We had a Philly melt and steak skewer.... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

We wanted to try Denny's as it seemed to be an American classic establishment but we regretted it instantly. The food was not great, the coffee was completely un-drinkable and the service was poor. Took far too long to get our food given the fact that there wasn't many people in the restaurant.

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Viborg, Denmark
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161 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We went here for lunch on our arrival to Monterey. We dont know this chain from Denmark, but did see a lot of Denny's on our Road trip, so now Was the time to try it. I Was surprised so Many different things on the menu. We had burgers, Coke and Orion rings. At the time the burger arrived they... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I've passed by this location many times and never really noticed it was here. On this particular occasion I had time to kill and decided to give them a try-what a nice surprise! The place was nice and clean and the interior was in good shape and not well used as is my usual Denny's location. The server was very... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Usually come for big breakfast. Love having steak, nice sunshine eggs for breakfast. Big portion, and nice coffee . Already a long time ago, but i still remember :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 398 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-3106
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-372-0160

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