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444 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1433 (Drake Avenue)
831-372-3362
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Today
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dessert, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 305
    Excellent
  • 146
    Very good
  • 54
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing view , consistent great food

We went for my husbands birthday. We have come here several times to celebrate his birthday, and it is always a great time. We started with the happy hour with great deals on appetizer and cocktail. Got there early and we had dinner next to the window ( not always possible) . I am a nature lover... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
Cat B
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California
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We went for my husbands birthday. We have come here several times to celebrate his birthday, and it is always a great time. We started with the happy hour with great deals on appetizer and cocktail. Got there early and we had dinner next to the window ( not always possible) . I am a nature lover and we saw... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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129 reviews 129 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

I honestly cannot say anything good about our dining experience. With multiple dinners at Chart House in other locations through the years, this was the worst and we do not know if we will return to any one. We all wanted an exceptional salad and for the price, you should be able to expect it--especially in the area where they... More 

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Wilmette, Illinois
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128 reviews 128 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

They will not guarantee a table at the window, but we arrived early (about 6 p.m.) twice and got great tables with views of Monterey Bay. The food is very good. We had fresh fish, as well as a beef dish. The fried calamari was also quite tasty. The salad bar is large with varied options and one of our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

I've never had crab this amazing!!! It was our 10 year anniversary, and the restaurant gave us menus that said Happy 10th Anniversary Mr. & Mrs. Cl.....VERY thoughtful!! The manager even came to ask if we liked our table and our view....defiantly going back!!!

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

The best thing about the Chart House is the view, and it is very very good. The food wasn't especially good, with only one local seafood offering. Good salad bar. The drinks were overpriced. The server was slow and inattentive. I wouldn't go back, ever.

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

The service was so bad that my wife got the water herself We called ahead to see if they had fresh sardines and they said they did. They didn't The food is nondescript, almost bland Prices were high Save your time and money and go someplace nice

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Caracas, Venezuela
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Excellent service, excellent view, great decoration, normal food the best desert! Its one of the best restaurants in Cannery Road. Good atmosphere. Get a table by the window so do the reservation as early as possible. Don't be surprise that the exterior don't say how good the interior is. Its worth it to have dinner or lunch but please if... More 

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Mukilteo, Washington, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I LOVE the Chart House restaurant chain. If you have read some of my other reviews I normally go to places off the beaten path, Since I am a CA girl (currently stuck in the Seattle area), I really miss this restaurant. You can count on great food and service every visit. Usually parking is a problem in this area... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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128 reviews 128 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Great views of Pacific Ocean and beach complete with surfers. Service excellent and food was awesome. If your in the area make sure to visit this "On the beach" wonderful location and food to match.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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176 restaurant reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were surprised to find how busy the Chart House was on a Monday evening and may have been lucky to get a table without a reservation. The split level dining area meant that our booth had a lovely view of Monterey Bay during the sunset. My order of Spanish Blues (Mussels) and Tilapia Hemingway was particularly well cooked and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 444 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-1433
    (Drake Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: 831-372-3362

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?