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Friar Tuck's Restaurant

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Dolores St & 5TH Ave, Carmel, CA 93923
+1 831-624-4274
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“burgers” (9 reviews)
“french toast” (7 reviews)
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Dolores St & 5TH Ave, Carmel, CA 93923
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had walked by the evening before on our way back to the hotel, and although the restaurant wasn't impressive to look at, the posted menu had a couple of things that interested us, so we came back the next day for lunch. We were...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the nearest place to a diner in Carmel that I know of. Specializes in burgers and grilled cheese. Food is good and reasonably priced (though not cheap). Service was nice and friendly. On the down side the iced tea/arnold palmer were probably from...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friar Tucks is alway a must stop for breakfast when we come to Carmel. Servise is great. Portions are large, you won't go away hungry. It is easy to see why they have been in business so many years. Everything is good, you won' t...More

Thank Pam T
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

I had a hot dog and my wife had the burger. It was just what we needed after a busy morning hiking and checking out Big Sur. We met the owners and had great craic with them - they even gave us a complimentary glass...More

Thank Kavick
Reviewed July 24, 2017

We came here randomly for breakfast. The prices were really good compared to the price level in the town in general. We needed to wait for the food surprising long but no biggie. The food wasn't anything special but worked. If you want a really...More

Thank JiiBird
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

On the lookout for a quick breakfast before heading home from our Carmel getaway, we stepped into Friar Tucks. We were greeted by an adorable grandfatherly gentleman who was so friendly and welcoming, I would have been willing to forgive poor food. Luckily I didn't...More

Thank CindyLouWho209
Reviewed July 4, 2017

The food is tasty, plentiful and inexpensive in an expensive (but lovely) town. Nice bustling atmosphere.

1  Thank Dennis M
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Ate lunch at Tuck's and enjoyed our meal. Sat outside because we had our dogs and it was very warm as there is no shade in the outside area. The waitress was very friendly and efficient. The food was very tasty especially the fruit salad...More

2  Thank Ken J
Reviewed June 18, 2017

We went twice, two consecutive days. The children loved the pancakes and bacon. Servings were generous and food hit the spot. The owner took time to approach each table, talking to guests, asking them where they had come from. He joked with the kids and...More

2  Thank AinaAL
Reviewed May 19, 2017

My husband and I ate here for lunch, their cheesebugars were awesome and the food came to the table quick. The service was great and to top it off the prices were were just as good!

Thank Brandizzle73
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dolores St & 5TH Ave, Carmel, CA 93923
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-4274
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