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Massaro & Santos

32 Cannery Row, Suite H1, Monterey, CA 93940-1447
+1 831-649-6700
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 Cannery Row, Suite H1, Monterey, CA 93940-1447
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had gone on a whale watching cruise and came back to the area to do some shopping. We found this place and decided to give it a try. So it was later in the afternoon around 2 perhaps 3 the place only had one...More

Thank Gabe G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been some time, a few years anyway, since I had been to Massaro & Santos. The last time was with my folks, both in their eighties, on my Dad's birthday, as it's their favorite restaurant. I had lunch there today with a new...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This restaurant has a lot of competition. With all the seafood available on fisherman's wharf and throughout the Monterey area, its not surprising that this restaurant may not make all the top ten lists. But it has a following and the reason is the chef...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went here as part of a dining package through a tour company. The restaurant limited our menu choices to a very restricted range, and served us almost undrinkable wine. The food was adequate, but by no means special. When I requested a second glass...More

Thank jockpot
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My daughter and I were on the recreation trail in Monterey and decided to have lunch at Massaro and Santos. It was a sunny day so we decided to eat outside and order salads. She had the crab louie salad and I had the seafood...More

Thank Teri S
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We went here to have good seafood and a nice view. Our waitress was very accommodating until we asked for the specials menu. Which was a three course dinner for $12.95. Her entire demeanor changed after that. My husband and I both ordered the special...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Liked the view. Sea Lions right outside the door. Average service and good food. Serving size average. We were in a big group so options were limited

Thank SRXer
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Just left after eating here tonight. We ordered from the locals menu that includes Three courses for $12.95. I ordered the Manhattan style clam chowder, calamari steak with mixed vegetables, rice pilaf & a desert of ice cream all for $12.95! The food was good...More

Thank MarinaMakina
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I've been going to Monterey for 22 years and only recently found this place. The location is right at the end of the parking lot for Breakwater Cover/the Coastguard Pier and above a deli. The area is almost deserted at night as people wander from...More

Thank Si405
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The restaurant has a nice location on the second floor at the breakwater. a few blocks away from the core tourist area, it tends to be uncrowded and quiet. The service was flawless and we were very pleased with our warm, friendly waitress. The atmosphere...More

Thank LightFighter
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.46 km away
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.22 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Cannery Row, Suite H1, Monterey, CA 93940-1447
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-649-6700
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Located on the second story at the end of the Coast Guard Pier in Monterey. Off the beaten path between Cannery Row and Fisherman's Wharf. 270 degree ocean views.
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