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Rocky Point Restaurant

36700 Highway 1, 10 Miles South of Carmel, Carmel, CA 93940-9724
+1 831-624-2933
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36700 Highway 1, 10 Miles South of Carmel, Carmel, CA 93940-9724
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited in June for dinner, repeat visit but has recently been renovated which has added to the ambiance. Food excellent, value for money, most tables have full view of the gorgeous coastline.

Thank PennyCampriello
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is incredible, but the views off the outside seating is a big WOW! The bartender was fantastic, and our server was spectacular!

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our way back from the Big Sur drive we popped in for lunch on 28 June 2018. The window view was awesome. The seafood chowder was top quality. The kids had crab sliders which they enjoyed too! The waiter, Eric, was great and a...More

Thank Shane M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The views here are great.. The food is good too and the service is great too. But I found the place a charged a bit more that what it had to offer. But great place to spend a sunset.

Thank SIrani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted to a warm and friendly staff. The food was excellent. Everyone in our group had great entrees. One of the best experiences of our vacation.

Thank peggyc883
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had great service. Food was hot. View is second to none. Would eat here again. Server was very attentive.

Thank bsullivan860
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove past this restaurant on our trip down highway 1, stopped in for coffee and the views were so good we came back later for dinner! Such a beautiful location for a drink and dinner, especially to watch the sun setting. Food was pretty...More

Thank Jen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here this past Monday. Have to say it is beautiful spot to have a restaurant. The views were amazing. The food was FANTASTIC, the service was top notch. My waiter "Austin" was awesome, knew exactly what he was doing, Very pleasant young man....More

Thank bfriend2877
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For years. My wife and I have traveled down the coast to have a gorgeous brunch at Nepethe. Hanging on the edge of a cliff on the California coastline we drink champagne and enjoy a delicious brunch while taking in world class ocean views. Well...More

Thank Tbasche
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had a very enjoyable lunch on our 25th wedding anniversary. We found the Rocky Point to be a very enjoyable place for a nice lunch with an amazing view. What was equally amazing was the service. KRISTIN ROCKS! Our server ,...More

1  Thank Robert C
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2 March 2015|
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Response from Márcio C | Reviewed this property |
I am just a client of the restaurant. I would suggest you to send an email to the place. About the restaurant, it has a spectacular view of the pacific ocean. You would not regret. I think in april will be warmer than in... More
15 January 2015|
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Response from RockyPointRestaurant | Property representative |
Please accept our apologies for any confusion. Rocky Point Restaurant is a full service restaurant for all dining guests. Unfortunately, we do not have the ability to accommodate overnight guests. Please visit many of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36700 Highway 1, 10 Miles South of Carmel, Carmel, CA 93940-9724
    (Palo Colorado Cyn)
  • Public Transportation: Monterey Salinas Transit stops one mile north of Rocky Point Restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-2933
  • E-mail
Rocky Point Restaurant is open at 11:30 am to sunset. Please call 831.624.2933 for additional information. Rocky Point Restaurant is located 10 miles south of Carmel, a mere fifteen-minute scenic drive, on 36700 Highway 1, between Carmel and Big Sur, offering spectacular views of the sea and shore from all window tables. We are open every day - all day. Our guests may enjoy whale spouting, sea otters and pelicans. Enjoy breakfast or lunch on our ocean terrace or in our lounge, or have a romantic candlelight dinner while the sun is setting over the Pacific Ocean. After sunset, our powerful floodlights illuminate the rocks and shore. Please call for reservations.
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