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Toasties Cafe

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702 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2522
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Folsom, California
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76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love eating here when we're in the area. Good breakfast and lunch selections. Love the California scramble.

Thank C L
Gardnerville, Nevada
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Toasties for breakfast on our last day on the peninsula before heading home. Toasties was a place we visited often when we lived on the peninsula almost 20 years ago and remember many days the line going out the door with those waiting for a table. We were there very early on a Sunday morning so there was... More 

Thank Gary M
Monterey, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have lived in Monterey for 21 years and have never received worse service. The server was nice and tried to accommodate my diet restrictions. The owner wasn't having it at all. In a country where the 50% of the adult population is diabetic, I really don't understand. I recommend you go to the amazing red house which is practically... More 

Thank rachelleatthebay
West Hartford, Connecticut
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81 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we come to the Monterey Peninsula to visit family, one morning is always reserved for Toasties and their Huevos Rancheros. The owners and staff know most of their clients and greet all of them like family. Other members of my family prefer other delights on their breakfast menu, but I wouldn't trade their Mexican delight for anything.

Thank Gbrenson
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94 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at Toasted with friends who have eaten here before. We were able to sit outside and service was very good and food outstanding. I has the burritos with sausage and it came with potatoes. Very tasty.

Thank Doug M
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Toasties is a delightful little café tucked away on a street corner in downtown Pacific Grove. The outdoor seating area has a wonderful mural on the side of the wall, which adds to the building's small town charm. My friend and I, clearly over ordered....but all of our food was wonderful. We shared strawberry French toast, cheese blintzes with whipped... More 

Thank Ashley D
Melbourne, Australia
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285 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

A charming cafe in Pacific Grove. Friendly service and home style presentation. A little different from the larger cafe chains.

Thank pjf000
Des Moines, Iowa
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Stopped here for breakfast. The food, waitress and prices were excellent. The waitress was very friendly and attentive! Had their French Toast ~ yummy!

Thank Carol2012_06
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

Had breakfast at Toasties while visited Pacific Grove. We'd had a disappointing experience at the Red House the day before so we decided to take a chance rather than relying on reviews. Glad we did. Breakfast was delicious. The place is not fancy. It's kinda old school breakfast/lunch spot. (check out the photos). It's clean and cozy. I had eggs... More 

Thank MaxGA
Castro Valley, California
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108 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We were there twenty years ago & remembered it. It was exactly the same, great food & service! The atmosphere is comfortable & really cute. They have the best French Toast!

Thank Amy B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2522
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Pacific Grove
  • Phone Number: 831-373-7543

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