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San Carlos and Dolores St., Carmel, CA 93921
(831) 625-2688
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
5th Ave Deli is the BEST!

ABSOLUTELY DELICIOUS! I work two jobs in Carmel and 5th Ave Deli is the perfect place to stop in between jobs. Everything is good..not that I've tried everything but trust me I'm working on it haha The staff is friendly and always super quick making my heavenly sandwich. Love the salad and taco... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 12, 2015
LaceySolarez
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Seaside, CA
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Seaside, CA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

ABSOLUTELY DELICIOUS! I work two jobs in Carmel and 5th Ave Deli is the perfect place to stop in between jobs. Everything is good..not that I've tried everything but trust me I'm working on it haha The staff is friendly and always super quick making my heavenly sandwich. Love the salad and taco bar! If you haven't stopped by then... More 

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Carmel, California
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139 reviews 139 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

A crowded and popular deli, 5th Ave Deli has an unexpected wealth of offerings. Sandwiches are available along with hot soup, Mexican food and other hot offerings. There is no seating but it is very popular with locals and workers downtown Carmel. They are very accomodating to special requests. They also offer a decent range of baked offerings. It's also... More 

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Los Altos, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

There was a short wait to order, but once you order, the sandwich is ready relative quickly. We ordered sandwiches (tri tip and turkey) for a hike at Garland Ranch. Both were good and filling.

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Murrieta, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a great little deli. Great sandwiches and a good selection. Great place to grab some lunch to eat at the beach.

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San Luis Obispo, California
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117 reviews 117 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We have stuck our heads in here at least a dozen times but finally got around to trying it this last trip. Terrific food. The salads I picked were great as was the sandwhich. My wife got a salad and dolmas which were equally yummy. The also have a taco bar, quiches, 3 kinds of soup daily, and many beverage... More 

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Moreno Valley, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My husband and I walked to the Deli from our hotel to buy a picnic lunch for our outing to Point Lobos State Park. The service was great and the lunch was delicious. They give you several combinations to choose from our you can order separately. We order the lunch box. Great deli.

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Sonora, California
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90 reviews 90 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We picked up lunch on are way home from the beach. It was great. Loved there french bread. We had turkey sandwiches and there homemade potato salad. Service was quick and friendly. Will defiantly eat here again

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Sacramento, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This place was recommended to is by the hotel. At first glance it looked great....lots of items to choose from. The sandwiches we got were just ok. They were much like a sandwich we could make at home. Maybe we just chose the wrong thing.

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Tampa,FL
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here on our way down the coast, we had trouble finding it on our gps, but worth the find! Expected some tables inside to sit, but it's just a small order and go deli. We grabbed some great deli sandwiches and took down the street to Carmelita park where we picnic-ed!

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St. George, Utah
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Family owned. Great food personal service. Fresh meats, salads and friendly staff. Great food to sandwiches for our trip to the beach. It was just perfect.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: San Carlos and Dolores St., Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: (831) 625-2688
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm

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