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Carmel Belle

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Doud Craft Studios, San Carlos Between Ocean Ave & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-1600
08:00 - 21:00
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All hours
Mon - Tue 08:00 - 17:00
Wed - Sun 08:00 - 21:00
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Yorba Linda, California
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195 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

We've had breakfast here before. So great but we have never had dinner. We were a group of 6 and everything that was ordered was great. Roasted chicken, salmon, pastas and salads. This is a little gem that isn't stuffy but excellent food.

Thank losjacksons
San Francisco, California
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140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

Carmel Belle came highly recommended by local friends and reviews so I was eager to try it -- who can pass up Truffled egg toast! I ordered a green joule, and was thrilled to find a place in Camel that made them, and the Truffled egg toast. The dish lived up to its reputation and was delicious. The restaurant is... More 

Thank Emily C
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

Organic ingredients, freshly squeezed juices, excellent meatloaf (dinner), superb pastries and coffee. Definitely, one of my favorites!

Thank Vikoca
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

I ordered two soft poached eggs over toast with truffled mushrooms. The eggs were overlooked thereby making the entire dish a bit dry. Great flavor. They just missed the mark by overcoming the eggs.

Thank Kathy C
Austin, Texas
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We stopped by to get some breakfast and were pleasantly surprised to eat what could only be called California Cool Cuisine. We ordered the breakfast yogurt and the open-faced avocado sandwich. All the food was fresh, organic, and apparently made at the restaurant. This was definitely a great value for the money. I shall return to this place on my... More 

Thank MarcoSal67
San Francisco, California
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72 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Just grabbed a coffee and a breakfast snack and thought it was just right. You can tie up your dog while you run in to place your order. They will come deliver it to you. Simple menu items. It might be hard to find off of Ocean since it's in a "mall-like" area towards the back, unless you enter off... More 

Thank YankeeFan06
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

The food was good but not a lot of options for vegetarians. The oatmeal was very wet, but good and obviously not quick-cook, rather steel cut oats. The coffee was good and organic, but few options for milk (half and half, whole, or almond). Overall, it was a nice place to stop and eat but if you are at all... More 

Thank Elizabeth C
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

My husband and I stumbled across this one morning and were in brunch Heaven. I need to be careful of what I eat, and this place is perfect for those requiring farm-to-table fare. They had awesome kale smoothies, any kind of omelette you can imagine (and they were huge portion sizes) and delicious bacon. We wanted to make it back... More 

Thank Sazelle
Orange, California
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231 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Found this place on yelp. You walk up to the counter to order, and then sit down with a Polaroid pic of an employee to have your food developed. We got "Alvaro and Aioli". So cute! Menu is varied, and all food is fresh. I had the Green Eggs and Ham. The fresh fruit was berries and nectarines, rather than... More 

Thank oyyveyy
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

I am so glad we stumbled upon this slice of food heaven for lunch. Lots of fresh, tasty, and healthy options. The desserts looked delicious and they had a wide variety of juices and drinks too. There is a fireplace in the dining area too if you need to warm up.

Thank Carrie3324

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Healthy, American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Doud Craft Studios, San Carlos Between Ocean Ave & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-1600
Carmel Belle proudly sources its ingredients from farmers and purveyors that practice sustainability, and provide honest, high-quality products that taste really good. Our meats are hormone-free, grass-fed/free-range and humanely raised in California. Our produce is largely organic and purchased from local farmers' markets, farmers, and/or distributors that support small farms. So please join us, and eat good food knowing that we would never serve you anything we wouldn't serve to our own family.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?