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Rosine's Restaurant

434 Alvarado St, Monterey, CA 93940-2711
831-375-1400
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Ranked #19 of 258 restaurants in Monterey
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $11 - $11
Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Bakery, Dessert, Italian, Soups, Sandwiches
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Sacramento, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

I had no knowledge of this restaurant; I was just walking down Alvarado St and I was hungry. Luckily something attracted me to this place. Can't remember what, but I was beyond surprised at how good AND economical the food was! I had their famous baked lasagna - for two nights in a row! I had no idea it was... More

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stockholm
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

I relied on TA for a restaurant that had a menu that would suit us all and Rosine's popped up at number 20 of 258 and what a great choice it was. The place was buzzing for a Thursday night, more than usual our waitress said. What we knew about Rosine's were that the portions were huge and their cakes... More

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Duncan, Oklahoma
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38 reviews 38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

Saw this place on DDD prior to arriving. The lasagne was the best I had ever had, just incredible. Great prices, huge portions (too much for me). I'm not a dessert guy but this place almost turned me. You will not believe the variety and type of home made daily desserts available. My wife got a piece of carrot cake... More

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had a great breakfast here. The service was outstanding. I had a chili egg puff. Everything was cooked to perfection. It has a very convienent location. It was 2 blocks from the Portola.

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United States
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I'm wondering about this Guy Fieri's recommendations now.......hmmmm Okay, as soon as we entered we obviously noticed the décor ---sorry to say but it was "early nursing home." IMMEDIATELY put off by that. The lasagne was OKAY ---no need for such a HUGE serving--- served piping hot, with a side of garlic bread ( quite good). I also ordered the... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Our daughter recommend Rosine's Restaurant for breakfast, however, once there the lasagna sounded so good I couldn't couldn't pass it up. Not my typical breakfast but but I wasn't disappointed, it was great. My wife opted for an omelet and she was very pleased with her choice too! We would definitely recommend dining here you can't go wrong.

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Toledo, Ohio
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Discovered Rosine's through Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, and we ended up stopping here for breakfast instead of dinner. We were one of only a handful of diners here, so service was great and our meals were delivered promptly. The chili egg puff was outstanding and very unique, and so too was the veggie benedict. Overall, it was our favorite breakfast... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

Great restaurant for families. Very home style and a place which seemed to be frequented by locals. Decor is very dated. Staff is friendly, portions are large. The lasagna was very good, the sausage and chicken with penne was good also. The best were the desserts which were fresh and fabulous. So many choices and huge servings, so there s... More

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Roseville, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Great food. We had our dinner delivered so I can only comment on our meals but we were so happy. My husband had a french dip and fries, both excellent and I had the hot roast beef and mashed potatoes. It was absolutely fantastic and came with a side of amazing broccoli au gratin. The kids had chicken fingers and... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Very busy but very friendly restaurant. Very large portions and cake portions huge, needed to take a doggy bag home.

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