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Corkscrew Cafe

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55 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924
+1 831-659-8888
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I dined here at the recommendation of the concierge at our hotel. I loved the laid back vibe and excellent food. The roasted garlic was a particular favorite! Our waitress was friendly and attentive and we ended up chatting with her like...More

Thank Lindsey L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place was absolutely amazing. They are known for their pizza, which was some of the best we've ever had, but their roasted vegetable soup and beer salad were really amazing for anyone who wants a healthier dish. Our server was so friendly and so...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I had dinner here recently. I had never eaten here before so we decided to check it out. the place is really cute but I found the food average at best. I had a pizza that was overly cooked. It had chicken...More

Thank Tana D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Waiter was attentive but not hovering. Started the meal with great bread brought with both olive oil and butter and a glass of local wine. The cold pea soup was fun and the Meyer Lemon pizza with prosciutto was light and flavorful on a perfect...More

Thank PGlocal_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made our way into Corkscrew Cafe and immediately found a lovely place where we could talk, enjoy a bottle of wine, and be served a variety of foods for our party of 3. The soup of the day was perfect for a very light...More

Thank 4manns
Reviewed June 16, 2017

We had lunch on the lovely patio on a warm sunny day. (They also have a dog patio). Our server Sarda was a delight. We had roasted garlic on delicious toasted and drizzled olive oil bread. We split a very tasty salad and pizza. I...More

1  Thank mszozobra
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Hubby and I ended up here quite by accident. We were heading to the Robb Talbott Museum close by and needed some lunch after a long drive. We were seated outside in the courtyard as the day was warm and sunny. Hubby had a burger...More

1  Thank lucystarbuck
Reviewed May 24, 2017

In the past 3 years Corkscrew Cafe has gone down hill in every way. Off and on I have returned to give them another chance, hearing all sorts of excuses, including they lost their chefs 4 different times. Several nights we've waited 45-60 minutes just...More

Thank Aubrey S
Reviewed May 22, 2017

The service was very attentive (until we wanted to pay the bill, for some reason). The salad was very tasty, as were the pizzas (although we found the sausage one to be VERY spicy!)

Thank Donna C
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Excellent customer service Makes you feel like a valued customer Excellent food Beautiful outdoor patio Exquisite design for artist Walter Georgia and family Long established jewel of the Calley Phenomenal bread and Pizzas from their own pizza oven

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Audra R
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Response from Candace R | Reviewed this property |
Casual is fine. Saw people in jeans, no shorts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carmel Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 831-659-8888
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