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Katy's Place

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Mission St. between 5th and 6th, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-0199
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7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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San Jose, California
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wanted some breakfast and this place was highly recommended. Now there were probably about 10 people waiting for tables however there were only two of us so we got squeezed in to the corner which was fine. It is a very small place so don't expect a lot of arm room but you come for the food not a 5... More 

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Thank Nikki C
hailey, United States
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

These trendy new breakfast places are very expensive and have very little old fashioned breakfasts. Not Katy's place. Best pancakes, eggs, bacon and toast. The only place we have breakfast in Carmel.

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Thank Dale C
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came on a busy weekend when the ATT golf tournament was happening. We were lucky enough to get to the restaurant early and be seated promptly. They really had to pack customers in. We were literally elbow to elbow with other customers but it wasn't a bad experience at all. We ended up getting the crab omlete, egg white... More 

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Citrus Heights, California
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176 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had breakfast at Katy's Place the first morning it reopened after their vacation. Although I arrived soon after it opened, I sat at the counter as it so was busy and I was dining by myself. I so like eggs benedict. So many times, while visiting a new restaurant, I order it to have a comparison with other restaurant... More 

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Thank DianeH7050
Denver, Colorado
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good. Great menu and am for dishes were very tasty. I had corned beef hash: big portion and so good. A bit pricey but solid choice.

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Thank Fred L
Chicago, Illinois
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89 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Katy's is a small diner clearly popular with locals. The food is amazing: housemate, creative, well-prepared with fresh local ingredients. The wait was short, the staff friendly and knowledgeable, the food very good. Try the corned beef hash or any of their many Benedicts. Good biscuits and gravy, do.

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Los Altos, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Katy's is a tradition, but one that earns its keep. The place is popular, a bit crowded at times and not really a good spot to linger at busy times. That said, the breakfasts are huge and very good, the service efficient and the menu is varied and accommodates almost any taste. The prices reflect this spot's popularity, and you'll... More 

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Thank Wazito
Sutter Creek, California
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we come to Carmel, Katy's is a must ! We love there breakfast and the great service. Bring cash as they don't take credit cards. The food may seem pricey to some, but in Carmel they are all on the average around the same. Again we look forward to coming here every year to have a great breakfast !

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Thank Richard A
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Katy's Place is our go to breakfast spot every time we are in Carmel 😊 We love all The omelette and Egg Benedict choices!!! Great Coffee too!☕️

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Alton, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried this for a typical breakfast. The portion sizes were enormous, but the food was good. Service was very attentive and friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission St. between 5th and 6th, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-0199

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?