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Address: Monterey, CA
Phone Number: +1 831-649-6544
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Gift shops and stores fill this part of town.

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Great stores and food

This along with the Aquarium is a must see for the quaint shops and restaurants. The stores has local items along with clothing and other goodies with Monterey logo. Great items... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Philip G
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Princeton, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It's not the wharf of old days. Several SO SO restaurants and a few shops filled with junk. The candy shop for salt water taffy is the only good thing to get your salt water taffy fix.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This along with the Aquarium is a must see for the quaint shops and restaurants. The stores has local items along with clothing and other goodies with Monterey logo. Great items for memory!

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Thank Philip G
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take it from a life-long resident who has worked on Wharf #1, I don't recommend eating, or working, at any of the restaurants !!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband and I visited this area every day of our trip, mostly for the pokemon we can't get at home :) We ate at Sapporo, which was lovely and really reasonably priced. The area was calm and not overcrowded, and seeing the boats off the pier was neat.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lot's of restaurants and plenty of parking. Definitely touristy but that's to be expected. A must see if in town.

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Centennial, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's cuter and smaller than the pier in San Francisco. Mostly little shops and places to grab some food . There are a few whale watching outfits as well.

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Monterey County, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There is an abundance of places to visit as you walk along the wharf. Trinkets, collectibles, dining to fine dining. Very enjoyable!!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only thing charming here is the rustic pier structure and the buildings. Otherwise it is way too over-commercialised offering overpriced and unnecessary items.

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Blairstown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reminded me of jersey boardwalk with lots of seafood places. All giving out free samples of soup. Shopping and beautiful harbor view. Otters and ducks around

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is so relaxing - so many different pretty views here. be sure to go out to the end and up on the observation platform at the restaurant at the very end of the wharf.

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