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Rappa's Seafood Restaurant - CLOSED

101 Fishermans Wharf, Ste 1, Monterey, CA 93940-2439
+1 831-372-7562
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
27 Jun 2016
“Get a seat at the end 45 minutes before sunset”
9 Jun 2016
“A Great Big Disappointment”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
101 Fishermans Wharf, Ste 1, Monterey, CA 93940-2439
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Arrived about 8pm mid-week and was able to sit all the way at the back next to the window to watch a perfect picture unfold at sunset. The view had me sold but the food was great, too. The waiter recommended the shrimp scampi and...More

Thank Strider2030
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This is originally was the Rapps's Seafood Restaurant with the change of ownership to the The Fish Grill. Rappa's was a long term restaurant know for its seafood and New England clam chowder. I tired both and was extremely disappointed. Doubt that we will return.

Thank JSS8888
Reviewed 20 January 2016

my boyfriend and i make a special trip every year for the aquarium and this clam chowder. excellent!! always a great time here

Thank mrs L
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Overpriced and the service was lacking. Not sure if it was a bad night or what but they got the drink orders wrong and then couldn't seem to comprehend a 'plain cheeseburger'. Had to send it back and still needed to napkin off some sort...More

Thank TamaraWinslow
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The wharf is an interesting place and it seems that everyone and their dog has clam chowder as their specialty. We chose Rappa's for the view and it was excellent in that regard. The clam chowder in the sourdough bowl was excellent and the fish...More

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 19 July 2015

well the food was okay when we got it but i don' understand why it took over an hour to receive it.the view is great but why did 3 orders of fish and chips a plate of mac and cheese and a hamburger take so...More

Thank jeffie
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

The views from the table are awesome and the service was decent. But, the food was just so-so! My Shrimp Louie Salad consisted of mostly iceberg lettuce, half an egg, half a tomato, and frozen shrimp that had barely thawed. A positive, the kids enjoyed...More

1  Thank Leah_Harris33
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Loved their calamari and would totally recommend it. Large portions and the flavors are delicious. My compliments to the Chef.

Thank Orchard Orchid
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Rappas has New Owners as of 2014! Congratulations to the Rappa Family who have been an Icon for the Wharf for 60 years!!! Enjoy your retirement!!!! Thanks for the memories..!!!!

1  Thank sadtoseeyougo
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Awesome location; excellent attentive service; food was of an outstanding quality and very well presented.

Thank GoodnessGracias
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Fishermans Wharf, Ste 1, Monterey, CA 93940-2439
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-372-7562
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