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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 - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed - Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 53
    Excellent
  • 40
    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
Most recent review
New Find

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!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
DJ D
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Danville, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
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110 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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

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
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
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

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
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
41 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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Post Falls, Idaho
Top Contributor
327 reviews 327 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Located in the food court area, surrounded by lots of neat little shops, lunch here has always been very good on our visits. Having not been to Carmel for over four years this was the first place we thought of . We were glad we did. We had the meatloaf sandwich, which just happens to come first on the sandwich... More 

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Reno, NV
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I reviewed this restaurant 2 years ago, but had only eaten there once. This trip we tried several different meals. I have never had a bad meal here, everything has always exceeded our expectations. If you bring your dog to Carmel, this is one of the few indoor places you can enjoy with your dog. It's a great cafe and... More 

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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?