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Compagno's Market & Deli

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2000 Prescott Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-2031
831-375-5987
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been going to Compagno's since 1997 when we were stationed in the military at DLI. It has always been awesome. The cake slices are insane! Sandwiches are fresh and the sourdough is amazing. The owner always gave the military guys a break. I swear there was no way he was charging me for all of the food I... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Compagno's is a Monterey legend. Fantastic military theming exists throughout the store providing a fun visual treat while waiting for one's order. The deli sandwiches are nothing short of fantastic -- fresh, locally baked bread and top quality meats and cheeses highlight these HUGE sandwiches.

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Thank James Q
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My turkey sandwich with avocado and bacon was so delicious. It was seriously one of the best sandwiches I have ever had- just pure quality ingredients. Take your sandwich and head down to the water for a nice picnic with a view.

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Thank JAMWC123
Waipahu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding, huge Deli sandwiches with lots of meat. A whole sandwich is more than enough for two people. Recommend you share. Owner is very friendly and shakes everyone's hand and has a discussion with them.

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Thank carring55
Surprise, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We order from this deli every time we visit Monterey. Bennett Compagno (owner) and his workers make the best sandwiches--big sandwiches! We always get our sandwiches to go but they do have limited seating to eat inside and outside. Bennett is the nicest person and he makes all customers feel welcome. I like that he has sandwiches named after all... More 

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Thank Roberto C
Roseville, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bennett, the owner, is a wonderful man with a true passion for his business. I also love that he's pro military and law enforcement. Whenever we visit Monterey, we always stop to grab a sandwich and give him the business. Huge and yummy sandwiches and cakes

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Thank jessicaryder
Southlake, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

As title recommends, the menu is so extensive with so many decisions to make that you best know what you want before you stand in line! Bennett man's the cash register and is friendly once you break the ice with him. The sandwiches are around $13 but they are big enough to share. If you are a beer drinker, you... More 

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Thank yrlesru
Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

I love sandwiches, that is good deli sandwiches. I have been to many on both coasts of the US. My favorite located on the Atlantic side of this country. So, in planning my trip, I saw this deli and the good reviews it received. I was excited, finally something that could potentially quench my hunger for a good deli sandwich.... More 

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Thank Brian K
Fort Washington, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Ok so maybe my nostalgia is getting the best of me. As a poor broke A1C racking my brain out learning Korean at the Presidio this place nourished my soul. Walking distance from the baracks. Food was delicious and nutritious. You can feed you and a date on a dime with left overs. We were easy to please back then.... More 

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North Las Vegas, Nevada, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

We miss this place (former PG eesedents)! The owner, the fresh selection of deserts, the ample portions and how military friendly it is. Amazing beer selection too. Can't wait to go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Prescott Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-2031
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: 831-375-5987

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