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Monterey Coast Brewing Company

) #9 of 270 Restaurants in Salinas $$ - $$$ American,
165 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-3403
+1 831-758-2337
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
165 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-3403
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were taken there by the owners of the business we were working with. Now for the food... Soup: leek and potato soup. Thick creamy and flavorful. It was a great starter for the meal. I loved the chunks of potatoes in it. Main: Hanger...More

Thank rcbart2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by here to eat on the last day of our visit, it was pretty good. I have never had a steak cooked in a pan, but it was pretty good. I much prefer a grilled steak though. The creme brulee was perfection.

Thank OroValleyArizona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with bf for birthday dinner in town to local brewery. Had not been to this restaurant in years. When I did go years ago, place was busy since close to movie theatre so you know the food was being turned over. Anyway disappointed that...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We found the beers to be quite good, but the deep fried artichoke hearts were a bit greasy and flavorless. Service was friendly, but prices are fairly steep for a brew house.

Thank Roadtripsters2015
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

The fact that this restaurant is in Salinas plays into my review. We had dinner here and had a pleasant experience. There are not many good choices of restaurants in Salinas so no one needs to really excel. We tried the cherry wheat beer and...More

Thank cadehoops
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Decor is brew pub and brick. We were seated after a very brief wait and the waitress was right with us for drink orders. Noting again the huge portions of food everyone else had I orderd a small side salad spinach, beets, carrots and almonds...More

Thank CRM13
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I walked by this place a few times in the past and was always curious about it. Located in a large brick building, the space occupied by Monterey Coast Brewing, has high ceilings and an cool, old fashioned look. Personally I like to hang out...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Many choices of great beers and really good food. Their desserts are amazing. The Mud Pie is my favorite.

Thank swellmels
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This is probably the best restaurant in Salinas for a thin crust pizza. My pizza was outstanding, beyond good!

Thank smwnyl
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Went with friends to celebrate a birthday. Get the tray of beer samplers and burgers. You will love it

Thank Rolland F
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Can we sit outside with our small dog?
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
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-3403
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-758-2337
  • E-mail
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