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Vizcaino Waterfront Food + Drink

2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey Beach Resor, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
+1 831-899-4544
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“avocado toast” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“beet salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey Beach Resor, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was staying at the Monterey Tides Hotel and Vizcaino is on the 4th floow. I ate dinner--a steak special--the evening I arrived. Great. Next day I had a late lunch--Monterey omelette (shrimp, monterey jack, mushrooms). Last night had Sand Dabs for the first time....More

Thank dejindc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ask to sit in Joaquin's section. Order the table side guacamole. Joaquin makes it at your table and it is good. I had fish tacos and my spouse had pistachio encrusted halibut, both delicious The Talbot Pinot Noir is a good wine. The bacon wrapped...More

Thank janpenney
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We were guests at the hotel and had a credit to be used at the restaurant and or bar. The restaurant had an interesting menu, and the food good, service very good.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Joaquin makes the best tableside guac! He’s an awesome waiter! The food is delicious- and the view is the best!

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

If you’re into rapid service, this isn’t your place, but why the hurry when you can watch the dolphins from your table?! Jicama tacos were on point and the avocado trio toast hit the spot. Always better when you can split dishes.

Thank Mary E
Reviewed February 14, 2018

We stayed at nearby hotel and were looking for a nice place with a view and good drinks. Read some of the questionable reviews but also read about the spectacular view and the great cocktail list and figured, why not. First the positive - the...More

Thank MartinaNewMexico
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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

I had the opportunity to enjoy dinner and my server Joaquin did a fantastic job food was amazing and service as amazing and the price was very competitive. What else can I ask for

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We took out-of-town visitors here for breakfast. We had visited the restaurant several times before, but not since the Monterey Tides took over. There was only one server on before 10 a.m. and the service was horrible as a result. Suddenly at 10, two more...More

Thank SuzC
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Joaquin has exceptional service and great connections with patrons. Great hotel and amazing restaurant.

Thank zoniazingh
Reviewed November 20, 2017

First off the view from the restaurant is stunning. The food was also fantastic. I enjoyed the mango parfait. The mushroom scramble was also tasty and fresh. I highly recommend you visit this restaurant if or when you are in the area. A Must visit.

Thank Quills G
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Janet D
May 14, 2015|
Response from Janet D |
We are going to lunch there, however, I did nogt see any desserts on your menu!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:45 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey Beach Resor, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
    (Canyon Del Ray)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-899-4544
  • E-mail
Enjoy our gourmet Monterey Beach restaurant with your own "window on the bay". For a truly unique dining experience, escape to the Cafe Beach Restaurant; a remote, romantic retreat so serene that the hypnotic sounds of the pounding surf can only be broken by the clink of toasting glasses and a feast of fresh seasonal dishes are served. Enter the dining room, where windows frame a living landscape of unspoiled beaches.
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