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Monterey Coast Brewing Company

$$ - $$$American, ,
165 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-3403
+1 831-758-2337
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (19 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
“risotto” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
165 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-3403
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in just after finishing a tour of the Steinbeck museum which is just down the street. They were very friendly and offered tastes of their beers. It was a good selection. Food was really great and reasonable.

Thank KathyL9895
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Was a lovely restaurant with good size menu and kids menu wasn’t to expensive for lovely food. Bar staff were amazing ( good luck for your trip to London) made us feel very at home with good food . Parking directly outside in the main...More

Thank Karl R
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great place for lunch with Friends. Service is fast and friendly. They have a great Angus burger, along with an extensive menu. Flavorful and definitely fills you up. Relaxed atmosphere, old Salinas Charm and a good variety of tap beer.

Thank RustyWater
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

One star is because the beer was good. The food tasted like it had been cooked earlier and re- heated in the microwave. If it was a cheap eats type of place, they could possibly get away with it. But this place is not cheap....More

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We're not beer drinkers, but the ciders were tasty. Dinner was okay. The staff was very friendly and area is very quaint. Nice place for a relaxing dinner.

Thank Joy H
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Eaten here several times & have always enjoyed the food and a great selection of beer! The selection of different styles of food are available, the service has been good, & the prices reasonable!

Thank snb097
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

First of all, if you are looking for a large brew selection this is the place to go. Secondly, the food is always delicious along with a varied selection. A sure bet!

Thank memtdr1954
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Stopped here by chance. They have a good beer selection (see my photo) and standard pub fare for food. Don't expect much on the wine front. The did however have a single choice for red, a single choice for white! Yes one choice as to...More

Thank Roger E
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We were visiting from out of state and decided to try this restaurant based on the online reviews. We had the misfortune of going on a night when they were understaffed, so service was extremely slow. They were doing the best they could, but dinner...More

Thank Aqua52
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I came to visit my Aunt in Salinas, and she suggested this place. She likes their "Scottish Red" beer. I'm not a beer drinker, but I do like food! I had their Sun dried tomato pizza. My Aunt had the angus burger and sweet potato...More

Thank dbrgdmn
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23 August 2016|
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Response from MsM1421 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't any seating outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-3403
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-758-2337
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