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“Sticky tables, unremarkable food”
Review of Islands Restaurant

Islands Restaurant
Ranked #80 of 308 Restaurants in Monterey
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed September 10, 2013

Meh. Basic burgers, salads and sandwiches. We sat on the enclosed patio of this in-a-shopping-center chain-ish joint and despite the repeated efforts of the servers, could not get the sticky off the tables. Every time a wrist touched the tabletop we reached for our wet wipes. In moving two tables together we dropped a leaf -- the debris that was in the fold explained it all. Definitely an appetite killer.

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Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

Atmosphere was fun. Being from Texas we enjoyed the patio and fireplace!! Service was great and food was wonderful. Definitely a fun Monterey experience!!

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Reviewed August 14, 2013

Island's is your chain kind of place in the shopping mall where I shouldn't have expected much more than a chain experience, and that's just what my BF and me got. Food is reasonably good, at least the burgers and salads, staff is friendly but not incredible, food is very predictable, ambience is also what you should expect, and prices are on the higher side, but not outrageous.

This is a place to go when you are over at the mall, you don't have time to go anywhere really interesting and you are willing to settle for ho-hum.

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Thank lucy b
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Reviewed June 8, 2013

We had lunch here with family and friends. Very friendly staff.

We were seated promptly. They have a decent size menu. I had the chicken tacos along with some fries. Good portions and they had good flavor. My wife had a hamburger which was slightly undercooked from what she asked but it was still a good size and very flavorful.

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Thank sunnski
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Reviewed May 28, 2013

Went here over the holiday weekend and had a great meal. I thought the food was fresh and tasty. The bill was $44 for a family of five. Not bad for a sit down meal in a cute place, with good service.

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Thank ohchad
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