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Grandma's Kitchen

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2310 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5407
+1 831-375-3033
07:00 - 21:00
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Manteca, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was excellent as was the service. The portions were just right and the coffee tasted fresh. Make sure you plan to visit Grandmas if your in Monterey!

Thank realcalblond
Reading, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional cafe diner, kind of quirky inside. Seems to be also known as the "owl house" or something? Nice place with good menu choices, good value for money and friendly staff.

Thank namebacon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast stop. Lots of choice. English tea available was a big plus for us. Great portion sizes not too excessive. Great value for money as well. Cheaper than some other local places and just as yummy! Highly recommend starting your day here!

Thank Anita F
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I had the Chorizo and egg plate for breakfast and it was as good as what My Grandma used to make! I haven't had it this good since hers'. I was so excited to let my wait staff know how much I enjoyed my meal

Thank Greg H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Excellent salt beef and great friendly service. We also had a 10% reduction because we had a recommendation from our motel

Thank Wenfen
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Gina was very friendly & helpful! Loved the breakfast burrito & it was very filling! My husband loved the bacon! We tried a new hot sauce & ended up buying several bottles...made in Gilroy, CA! Thanks for a great start to our day!

Thank tbml
Philomath, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Hubs and I ate breakfast at Grandma’s Kitchen while visiting Monterey and we would definitely go back. It is a small, friendly diner serving basic diner food at a reasonable price. Nothing fancy here. Service was friendly. Prices were as expected. I can’t recall what we ate, but it was good enough that we would return if in the area.... More 

Thank 3CatMom
Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Sunday morning breakfast. Wasn't particularly crowded. Nice service. Prices were ok. Perfectly good food. Definitely dated inside but not a bad spot if u wanna grab breakfast before heading to the airport.

Thank desertduffergolf
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We went here on a Saturday morning around 8:45am in early November. There were 4 open tables when we arrived, and a few more by the time we left. Maybe there was a crowd earlier. This is a local dive restaurant, meant in a good way. Breakfast was very good and service also very good. Proportions were large. Instead of... More 

Thank Jorden N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Local dive breakfast spot. Food is just OK, but large portions. Iffy service since it's so crowded. I prefer Breakfast Club about a half mile up Fremont to the north.

Thank Liz C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5407
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-375-3033

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?