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Holly's Lighthouse Cafe

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602 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2615
+1 831-372-7006
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
602 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2615
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

I read about this place on Trip Advisor and chose this as my breakfast place based on all of the excellent reviews. It did not disappoint. The place was busy when I arrived but I didn't have to wait too long for a table. The...More

Thank sunshinepatti
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

What a lovely little breakfast cafe. The food was nice, and they weren't afraid to add a little bit of spice in the morning. It is quite cosy, but the staff were great and we noticed that the local sheriffs ate here which must be...More

Thank George B
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

A good breakfast place. Very busy and looked like lots of locals. We split the Denver and it was plenty. I believe they serve lunch there and think they would be popular then also.

Thank richardlewis115
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Holly's is a real local's choice on the Monterey Peninsula for breakfast or lunch. When you go for breakfast you'll find people reading the newspaper, talking to friends at other tables, or just enjoying their meal before going off to work. Pleasant waitresses help you...More

Thank Ohnoitsmickey
Reviewed July 31, 2016

I was so ready to fall head over heels in love with this place but was sadly disappointed. The order was incorrect and when we pointed that out the waitress said 'oh...oh well"- no effort to make something right that was clearly wrong. The sandwich...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed July 25, 2016

On a Sunday morning, we got in right away, though the place is very popular. Very nice staff and the food was really good. It's a quant little cafe and we had a great meal.

Thank LisaSG13
Reviewed July 24, 2016

We had a little wait for a late Sunday morning, but man was the wait worth it. The place was jammed, but they found us a table with plenty of room. We loved the people watching as we assumed most everyone was a resident. It...More

Thank CoasterWarrior
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Very Friendly! Very delicious and very fresh and varied menu choices! Fast service! Will come back here again and again!

Thank kensuesiu
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Worst coffee I have come across the entire US, warm brown water, the espresso did not help either and as bad. Incomprehensible how a breakfast restaurant owner can serve such cheap bad coffee. Otherwise sweet place win nice interior design.

Thank cggbauer
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Best blackberry pancakes! My husband had the chicken fried steak and eggs with sourdough toast. We enjoyed our breakfast and our waitress was top notch and attentive. No complaints all the patrons seemed like they were locals and it was nice place for breakfast. We...More

Thank spfeismom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Pacific Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 831-372-7006
Great little local find that serves breakfast and lunch. The food is fresh and it is very popular in Pacific Grove.
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