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Marinus At Bernardus Lodge - CLOSED

415 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9417
+1 831-659-3131
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“chef” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, American
415 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9417
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed January 9, 2018

The Forbes Plaque on the wall is helpful in forming an opinion. We were confused about the restaurant name. Is it Marinus or Lucia or Bernadus? We visited twice, once for lunch and once for dinner. Both times the service was leisurely. It was good...More

Thank bruceds101
Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Early evening without a reservation so we were given a table in the bar. The table itself not the most gracious for dining but it is the bar! We could choose either menu but discovered that the bar menu was wonderful with a great selection...More

Thank Penelopewms
Reviewed June 17, 2016

The food, service and ambience at Marinus set the bar high. It was a wonderful dinner on the quiet patio overlooking the grounds. Service was refreshingly smooth and efficient with nobody tripping over each other as often happens with an untrained staff. When paying for...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed September 13, 2015

A very special destination for late afternoon reception and pationr dinner. Bucolic grounds with very relaxing vibe. Very attentive and knowledgeable wait staff and incredible wine list. Great destination for a top notch culinary experience and memorable evening!

Thank MJM1959
Reviewed April 17, 2015

Bernardus just reopened after a lengthy closure which included room upgrades and a complete overhaul of their "Marinus" and bar restaurants. The entry way is pretty much as it was but immediately we were impressed with how they opened up the interior of the lobby...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed March 18, 2015

Came here for Mother's Day brunch. It was $75 per person which may sound steep, but worth every dollar and each wonderful scrumptous bite. The main dining room was laden with groaning tables of brunch delights to select from, with desserts and omelet stations along...More

Thank TheQueenE
Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have dined here many times over the years, with suprisingly inconsistent experience. Despite the reputation of the chef and the restaurant reviews, the food and service had been very inconsistent. I have to admit that the quality of the preperations and the atomosphere provided...More

Thank mchlgrnvl
Reviewed December 1, 2014

This is a lovely French inspired restaurant. However, we left with a bad taste in our mouths. My dining companion ordered the weekly tasting menu and loved the thought of her mouth watering selections. When the first course was served she said it wasn't what...More

Thank OhioJoyce
Reviewed December 1, 2014

The restaurant itself was nothing great. Just like the rest of the property it was run down. But the food was flawless.

Thank Montecito93108
Reviewed October 19, 2014

We were able to fully appreciate the quality of the meals prepared by this expert staff. A multicourse meal prepared and presented with care and expertly paired with wine from the sommelier. Each course prepared was better than the last, and the care ant attention...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$35 - $50
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9417
    (Laureles Grade)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carmel Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 831-659-3131
  • E-mail
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