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The Wild Plum

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731 Munras Ave # B, Monterey, CA 93940
831-646-3109
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7:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 2:45 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Good for:
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 18
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tasty food at a reasonable price

We've enjoyed this restaurant on previous visits to Monterey and have found that they have maintained their high standards through the years. They seem to use quality ingredients in their menu items. On this last visit my wife had a large salad with chicken and I had a grilled eggplant sandwich... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
Bretharte
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Danville, Ca
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Healthy and delicious food at a reasonable price. Great service. Best food so far on our trip. We will be back.

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Danville, Ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We've enjoyed this restaurant on previous visits to Monterey and have found that they have maintained their high standards through the years. They seem to use quality ingredients in their menu items. On this last visit my wife had a large salad with chicken and I had a grilled eggplant sandwich both of which were very enjoyable. Prompt service isn't... More 

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Helston, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The Wild Plum cafe is the perfect place to start your day! There is a really great choice for breakfast, fabulous home made pastries and cake, good coffee and hot chocolate that is served in a bowl!! We visited The Wild Plum every morning during our recent stay in Monterey and sampled something different on each visit - without exception... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We saw this gem when we checked into our hotel across the street and were so glad we decided to have breakfast. It was unique and delicious. The coffee was bold and fresh. The food was made to order, super fresh and cooked perfectly. Pamela the owner was working hard, very friendly and obviously very good at what she does.... More 

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Vista, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Good little spot. Is busy and veryone is supe nice. Good food. Just wish they had bigger portions. Love thats its mostly organic.

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Wow we popped up for afternoon tea after an exhausting shop and try on session downstairs at snooty frox. The food was amaizing, beautifully presented and everything even the little flowers were edible. Afternoon tea was a real treat. I've will be returning very soon

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We discovered this place by chance and I was very impressed. The breakfast was full of flavour and was really well presented. Good portions. Potatoes were delicious and coffee re-fills were a pleasant suprise. I would definitely return.

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Kamloops, Canada
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We decided to try a restaurant featured on Triple D on our visit to Monterey so we decided to have breakfast here. I guess we were expecting too much because we found the food to be just average and the service a little less than that. We both had a steamer, I thought it was like a big pile of... More 

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Hayward, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Picked up cinnamon rolls to go. Have been there before. Very nice. It is right across the street from Casa Munras.

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san rafael
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

If you like your coffee flavorful and strong, your pastries and baked goods fresh, hot, and homemade you have found your Heaven. You can also enjoy a sit-down breakfast if you prefer to linger. Obviously the owners love what they do and it shows in every morsel.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 731 Munras Ave # B, Monterey, CA 93940
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: 831-646-3109

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 2:45 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?