CafÈ Beach Restaurant, located in the Monterey Tides Hotel, has been a staple for deliciously fresh food in the bay area for over thirty years. Executive Chef Jose Velasquez and Food & Beverage Director Jesus Olvera pride themselves on offering their customers the highest quality, freshest, and well-rounded food and beverage menus. CafÈ Beach is located on the fourth floor of the hotel and their full service bar can be found on the second floor. The restaurant itself is multilevel in order to give each and every guest the best views possible of the ocean and Monterey Peninsula. Chef Jose Velasquez leads the kitchen using only the freshest and finest ingredients in every dish. Their seafood is fresh, local, and sustainably fished supporting the local economy and community. One of their must-try dishes is the Clam Chowder that is served with grilled ciabatta bread. Itís rich, savory, and the perfect start to any meal. One of the most popular dinner entrees is the Blackened Halibut that is served with steamed rice, a bouquetiere of vegetables, and mango salsa. The rest of the menu consists of delicious appetizers, salads, and seafood. Make sure to save some room for their decadent desserts as well, including their CrËme Brulee and warm Apple Tart. As stated before, the full service bar is located on the second floor, but customers may still order any drink inside the restaurant. They offer beers on tap and in bottles, a nice selection of wines by the glass and bottle, and a list of specialty cocktails. The most popular drink choice is the Pomegranate Mojito that is made with fresh fruit. Itís so good that most guests end up ordering a second! CafÈ Beach also focuses on sourcing their wines locally in order to support local business as well as all the delicious wines in the region. Stop by the bar for Happy Hour from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Monday through Friday for great drink and appetizer specials! Although located inside a hotel, CafÈ Beach Restaurant has tons to offer the local community. They arguably have the nicest views in Monterey with panoramic sights of the ocean from every seat. The restaurant is large as well with the capacity to seat about 114 people. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming and the staff is friendly, attentive, and hard working. Thereís no better place to visit for great food and drinks that are reasonably priced and full of flavor. Next time youíre in Monterey make sure to stop by CafÈ Beach Restaurant ñ you wonít be disappointed!
2600 Sand Dunes Dr
Monterey, CA 93940