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Carmel Belle

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Corner of Ocean & San Carlos, Carmel, CA 93921
831 624 1600
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8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed - Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Favourite place for a quick bite

We ate here many times in 2014 so it made sense that we would return here this year. Same wonderful service and wholesome food. In the time interval they expanded a bit giving more seating area. Coffee here is my favourite in this town.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
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112 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Kelowna, Canada
Top Contributor
187 reviews 187 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We ate here many times in 2014 so it made sense that we would return here this year. Same wonderful service and wholesome food. In the time interval they expanded a bit giving more seating area. Coffee here is my favourite in this town.

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Healthy lunch with guests. There is a great selection of salads made to order. They also have juices and great coffee drinks.

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Danville, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We attended an event on Friday catered by Carmel Belle!! The food was so good we went there the next day for lunch!! Everything we had was just great!! No especially enjoyed the pate!! They serve breakfast , lunch & dinner!! Give them a try!!

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Tarrytown, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This place is a favorite of my family members so they talked me into trying it and I loved it. They have everything from smoothies to full plates. I like to try a BLT whenever I find one and I loved theirs. As others have mentioned the food is fresh and local and they have unusual selections which is always... More 

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San Francsico
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The food is very fresh and locally sourced. The salad with citrus, goat cheese and pistachios was delicious. I always get an order of the bread and wonderfully salted soft butter. There is some construction going on right now in the dining area, but other than that temporary complaint, I will happily keep coming back for the fresh simple food.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Tucked away in a courtyard in Carmel near Dolores and Ocean is the Carmel Belle. The menu has something for everyone. The clam chowder was extremely good. Lots of salads. Quinoa macaronic and cheese was great. Roasted chicken (freee range) was cooked to perfection. Emphasis on good healthy local foods. Well worth enjoying for breakfast, lunch or dinner or a... More 

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Oakland, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Interest breakfast alternative -- polenta a good choice for those with gluten intolerance; European style dishes -- but right in the middle of a mini-mall. Of course Carmel rents are high and the food was not "processed" -- so, generally worth it for ordering at the counter.

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california
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55 reviews 55 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

This is the place to try something that sounds different, that you haven't had before - you can't go wrong. The mushroom melt with truffle oil is delicious. It takes a while to get your food because it is so busy but it is worth it. I recommend getting a pastry to hold you over with a cup a tea... More 

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Corvallis, Oregon, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

My girlfriend took me here and I really like this place. Food is good and fresh, and we enjoy the juice and smoothie.

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Cape Haze, Florida
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73 reviews 73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

Healthy and good. From veggie fresh juice to avocado toast, this place rocked on the good food. Don't go for view or great service but they do food right

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Corner of Ocean & San Carlos, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: 831 624 1600

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?