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Loulou's Griddle In The Middle

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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OMELETS‎
Served w/ pico & Loulou’s famous potatoes. choice of sourdough, wheat or English muffin
$8.75
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Pop Eye Jack
Three-egg omelet w/ fresh sauted spinach & monterey jack cheese
$8.95
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Monterey Jack
Three-egg‎ omelet w/ carmelized onions, bell pepper & monterey jack cheese
$10.25
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Better Cheddar
Three-egg omelet w/ ham & cheddar cheese
$11.55
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Seafood Reef Rider
Three-egg omelet w/ shrimp, crab, mushrooms & monterey jack cheese
$11.75
Bacon
Ham
Linguica
Sausage
Cheddar
Monterey jack
Swiss
Brie
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
You Make It, We'll Make It
Create your on omelet, three-egg omelet
LOCALS FAVORITES‎
Served w/ pico & Loulou’s famous potatoes.choice of sourdough, wheat or English muffin
$7.99
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Two Eggs Any Way
Sunny side up, over easy, medium or hard, or scrambled. Okay almost ”any way” except poached. (We direct poachers to the department of fish & game) choice of bacon, ham, linguica or sausage
$10.95
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Squiddle & Eggs
Tender calamari steak lightly breaded & griddled to a crispy brown. Served w/ eggs anyway you like
$10.25
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Crab Cake & Eggs
Crab cake seared on the griddle served w/ fresh pico de gallo & w/ eggs anyway you like
$7.95
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Wharf Wrap
Our famous potatoes, pico, jack & cheddar cheese & scrambled eggs wrapped in a flour tortilla
Sourdough
Wheat
English muffin
Royal Treatment Special
Remember the diner where you got everything you wanted just the way you wanted it, everytime? Friendly waitresses, & a bottomless coffee cup? Oh...wait, did we lose you because bacon wasn't mentioned in the first sentence? If you're still reading this, ask for the royal treatment & get a great price on lou-mosas....ask us...(price depends on our mood & your attitude)
FROM THE GRIDDLE‎
Large stack (3 cakes) $7.25
Short stack (2 cakes) $6.75
The no stack (1 cake) $4.95
Loulou's Style Griddle Cakes
Pancakes served w/ butter & syrup
Large stack (3 cakes) $8.95
Short stack (2 cakes) $7.95
The no stack (1 cake) $5.95
Banana or Chocolate Chip Griddle Cakes
Large stack (3 cakes) $8.95
Short stack (2 cakes) $7.95
The no stack (1 cake) $5.95
Fresh Berries in Season Griddle Cakes
$7.75
Sourdough French Toast
Thin sliced sourdough bread cooked on the griddle served w/ butter & syrup
$7.75
Cinnamon French Toast
Thick sliced cinnamon bread cooked on the griddle served w/ butter & syrup
$6.50
Loulou's Oatmeal Brulee Style.
Ask for availability.Its totally worth the wait if we’re in the mood to make it.
SIDE ITEMS‎
One egg $1.95
Two eggs $3.95
Eggs
$3.75
Sizzle From the Griddle
Bacon - ham - linguica or sausage
Toast $1.95
English muffin $2.25
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About
Loulou's Griddle in the Middle is the tiny diner on Wharf #2. We always say we're "tiny but mighty." We cook with a lot of heart, soul, and deep care about every detail. We aim to make your experience comfortable, fun, delicious, and a little like being at a home-away-from-home. The kitchen is open so you can see our chefs preparing right in front of you. Our community of customers--both local and visitors from far away--also make Loulou's special. We bend over backwards to accomodate your requests, when we can, and we might crown you with a tiara if your requests are many....but all in fun. The diner opened in 1948, so it's rich with history. We're blessed with one customer, Henry, who has
PRICE RANGE
$0
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Diner, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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it's a small spot so you might feel a bit cramped. it's also a friendly spot so perhaps cozy is a better word! It's a great spot for a post-dive meal if you want a change from hulas or one of the other popular spots....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kumi M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stopped in Monterey for lunch and were really pleased to find this place. Situated on the pier overlooking the beach, the view was wonderful and the service was friendly. I had their award winning chowder which was delicious and other members of the family...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank KathSP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We put this on our places to visit while in Monterey after seeing it on Triple D. We got there right as they were doing changeover and asked if the lunch menu was ok. I wanted the clam chowder so we said ok. The clam...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank geeneou5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great little place . Food was really good and staff super friendly. Would recommend this for breakfast

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Sally H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here BOTH days while we stayed in Monterey!!! That’s how good it was!! And the service was great!!! They made us really feel at home...I guess that’s why we went back the next day...lol I decided to try something new for breakfast Squiddle...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank TaraToni
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had great fun seated at the counter where we could watch the cooks do their thing a mere arm’s length away. It’s a tiny place, but well worth the 45-minute wait — we walked the length of the pier to pass the time. I...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank pattisonr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. Breakfast was good and plentiful with selections to meet everyone in our group’s individual taste. Lots of options for small children. Fast and friendly service and an A+ for atmosphere.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MarineAir10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten here on prior trips to Monterey but it was always for breakfast. This place is always busy and there is always a wait so know that before visiting. They are known for breakfast and I would recommend sticking with that meal. We...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lefthand72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed brunch here today with my family. We were lucky enough to order from both menus. Breakfast (for my son) and lunch for the rest of us during the grill change! The pancake was HUGE and very good! Loved their award winning clam chowder and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank KellyHuffman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Monterey, my daughter and I stopped in to have breakfast. The food and service were so awesome that we had to go back the next day for lunch! The seafood omelette and the salmon lunch special were both spectacular!!

Date of visit: March 2019
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cathiecatt
October 19, 2017|
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Response from cherisay2014 | Reviewed this property |
Don't really know; it's a very small place so I assume the kitchen is small
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Jacquelyn W
October 24, 2016|
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Response from Traveler0320 | Reviewed this property |
They definitely have gluten-free menu items. Great place with friendly staff too.
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marieandpat
August 18, 2016|
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Response from patties188 | Reviewed this property |
Apps, soups and seafood are available at lunch.
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