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The Wild Plum

731 Munras Ave # B, Monterey, CA 93940
831-646-3109
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Ranked #36 of 258 Restaurants in Monterey
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Anaheim, California
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

I know it's a small neighborhood type place, but I was hoping that the place would be better as some of the reviews provided. In all fairness it may have been just the dish I ordered although the others were not that thrilled either. I had a omelet that had way to much sour creme in it, pretty much all... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Very popular spot! It was busy both visits. The décor is a little funky! Staff is pleasant & you'll get a great breakfast at a reasonable price.

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San Mateo
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76 reviews 76 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Okay. One thing is clear - if you are a group of more than four forget about it. The wait is too long plus the seating is going to be awkward. Our group of 9 was hard to handle by the restaurant. Having said that, the food is certainly of high quality. The steamer omelets are worth a try -... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

First of I was excited because I saw this place on Triple D through the foodnetwork channel. Once I got there I was greeted by a waitress and she was quite friendly. Then I came to the counter and was looking at this big board they have on the wall and was sort of undecided on what I wanted so... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Wow! Yummy garlicky Cesar salad!! Got there right before they closed for lunch so service was on the slow side.

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Hebron, Kentucky
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I went in for breakfast and placed an order to-go. It took awhile to get my food but I was okay with that as the place was packed and it just meant they were making it fresh. I was a little disappointed with how greasy the food was when I got it back to our hotel. As an "organic" cafe,... More

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Bude, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We loved this eatery! The staff are so friendly and helpful, the food is delicious and the decor quaint. All food is freshly prepared, pastries/cakes made fresh each day with a good range of options.

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Simi Valley, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

When we walked to the Wild Plum, the manager greeted kindly at the door and our server Garrett was soo helpful and very friendly. If I could chose one word for the food it would be...... Wow!! All food and coffee was organic and so outstanding. Probably one of the best hardy breakfast my family has ever eaten at! Food... More

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Simi Valley
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This restaurant is simply fantastic. I was a bit hesitant by some TripAdvisor reviews about the staff, but I think they have really taken those issues into consideration because they were all so friendly and helpful. Our waiter Garett was so nice and checked on us every few minutes. I can't even begin to tell how amazing the food is!... More

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Sacramento, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The restaurant needs a face lift, but the food was good. Would like to see more on the menu. The cook has obviously taken culinary classes.

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