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Ocean Avenue

Ocean Avenue and Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
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Ocean Avenue and Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

A wide variety of specialty shops. Unique clothing. Fine dining. Good local coffee roasters and bakeries. No chain stores. Nothing even remotley like an outlet mall. Art galleries galore. 100% walk-able. Escape L.A. and the Bay Area,park at Sunset Center for free most days, dump...More

Thank Local93921
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

walking up and down Ocean Ave was fun for window shopping and some fun shops for moderate gifts for you and others

Thank gmleven1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Shops, restaurants and people make walks up and down Ocean always interesting. Nearby streets also have many merits.

Thank Roberta M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Ocean Avenue is a wide boulevard that cuts through Carmel East to West. Divided in the middle by a wide median, covered with bushes, trees and flowers. Along the central 6-7 block segment, you will find that every door leads to a store, a boutique,...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This street leads all the way to the Pacific Ocean. The street is lined with small shops, restaurants, coffee shops, and gives a feeling of small european village. Usually plenty of tourists and visitors on the weekend, free parking may be hard to find, most...More

Thank 16traveller20162016
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This just has to be the quaintest street we have ever walked. When we lived in San Francisco, we used to make about two trips a year to Carmel. Walking seemed to be a cinch. Now, as we are older, we walked the length of...More

4  Thank NYU62
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Ocean Ave boasts lots of shops for tourists to browse. If you've visited Carmel you know there's lots of lovely placs to shop. From art galleries and jewelry stores to places to eat, Ocean Ave is the predominate street into the heart of the village....More

1  Thank Bev W
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This is a great place to walk. There are many unique shops and lots of places to eat and gargle a good drink.

1  Thank postrawb
Reviewed 21 March 2017

On my 2nd day in Carmel I ventured to the Village, walked through the many boutiques, galleries & tourist spots. Love to stop and chat with the shopkeepers, many have interesting stories to share. Had a afternoon bite to eat at the Tuckbox for "old...More

Thank Evelyn W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Better have good feet & hips & knees for this street! We loved Ocean Ave, chock full of interesting little shops & plenty of galleries & great shopping! It's quite a steady incline as you start from the beach but it's definitely worth it, just...More

1  Thank kels1948
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