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111 Central Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3015
+1 831-373-0335
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08:00 - 21:00
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Llanwern, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast the morning we left Monterey. My husband had the pancakes and I had the eggs Benedict. We were both stuffed but throughly enjoy our food. It was fresh, tasty and home made. If you're in Monterey, please stop by here, the staff were so friendly and you're guaranteed excellent food.

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Thank MacyGriff
Pleasant Hill, California, United States
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014

This small local restaurant offers vegan and other options. We had brunch and it was terrific. Great scrambled tofu. Nothing fancy, just local casual good food. Very friendly.

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Thank MrsDBT
Monterey County, California
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I've been a vegetarian for over three decades and this was one of my favorite dining spots. The menu is extensive and the service is friendly. On one occasion, our waiter even sat down to talk with us! Do not expect anything fancy or formal here, but the menu is extensive and the atmosphere is casual, comfortable for friends.

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Thank Meesh M
Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Start with a really great and friendly waitress who is also the baker, home mad vegan hamburger, a mexican salad to die for and top off with vegan carrot cake and vegan chocolate cake and we had the best meal we have had in the Monterey area and at a reasonable price. So good that we are going for breakfast... More 

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Thank diane m
San Jose, CA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Tofu scramble had a nice Greek flavor, with olives, a side of potatoes and sourdough bread. Artichoke scramble with eggs and cheese was good too, had potatoes and whole wheat(not vegan) toast. Hot chocolate was nice! Had interesting conversation with another customer who was old hippie. We went on long bike ride afterwards and felt well-fortified from our breakfast!

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Thank Roberttrip
California Hot Springs, California
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248 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2014 via mobile

Had a nice appetizer and the split the Monterey Chicken sandwich. Excellent and great service. We WILL go back! Walking distance from the aquarium.

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Burlingame, California
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295 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2014 via mobile

Stopped in on a Monday and were the only customers for a little while. Had great black beans and steamed veggies with lemon tahini sauce and veggie burger bits. So tasty. Came with a nice helping of brown rice. My husband had beans, brown rice and salsa with tortillas and carrot/celery juice. Very tasty all around. Treated ourselves to vegan... More 

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Brandon, Florida, United States
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Good selection of vegetarian, gluten-free and meat dishes. Very friendly staff. Service takes a bit of time but that can be attributed to their made to order kitchen style. Definitely a dress down throw back atmosphere that makes you feel welcome and comfortable from the moment you walk into the store front setting. Its just a couple of blocks away... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 January 2014 via mobile

I was here many years ago when it was THE organic place in town. Think 70s. Well it has changed but so have the tomes. It is still an owner operated place but just doesn't have that feeling or taste of food cooked by a real simple food chef. It's ok for a salad and sandwich and you can still... More 

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Thank Coltonmgt
United States
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655 reviews
477 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2014 via mobile

We appreciated the friendly service, healthy food options (for vegetarians and non-vegetarians), fresh juice, and the variety from the breakfast and lunch menus on New Year's Day. We came for the organic vegetarian food and found many good choices as well as meat choices too. Breakfast burritos were great, as were the vegetarian eggs Benedict and mushroom veggie burger. Fresh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Central Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Pacific Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 831-373-0335

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