Carmel has so many places to eat and we’re always asked where to go. Carmel is a place brimming with unique dining experiences. Let your taste buds be tantalized by the variety of cuisines, atmospheres, and culinary creativity in these great Carmel restaurants. Note, we are not including Italian restaurants or the fine dining restaurants as we see those being two more entire entries!
Experience the Flavorful Fusion at Pangaea Grill
Pangaea Grill is a tapestry of flavors from around the world. Savor the restaurant's delightful fusion menu, where every dish is a testament to international culinary artistry. Whether it's their signature appetizers or sumptuous main courses, your palate is in for an adventure.
La Bicyclette is an enchanting eatery that exudes a French countryside charm. The restaurant serves a variety of rustic European dishes made with fresh, local ingredients. It's as if every bite transports you to a cozy café in the heart of Paris.
Mediterranean Delights at Dametra Cafe
At Dametra Cafe, you can bask in the warmth of Mediterranean hospitality. From savory Greek gyros to creamy hummus, this café presents the rich and diverse flavors of the Mediterranean in every dish. It's truly a feast for the senses.
The Tree House Cafe is a comfort food haven with its cozy atmosphere and heart-warming menu. With dishes that remind you of home-cooked meals, it’s a perfect spot for a relaxing breakfast or lunch.
Flaherty's Seafood Grill & Oyster Bar presents the bounty of the sea in their delightful dishes. Freshness is a top priority here, making their seafood dishes a must-try for anyone visiting Carmel. And it’s right next door to our office!
Authentic Mexican Cuisine at Cultura
At Cultura, you can enjoy the rich flavors of traditional Mexican cuisine. From their delicious tacos to their aromatic mole, Cultura offers an authentic Mexican dining experience in a vibrant and inviting setting.
Nestled by the picturesque Carmel Beach, Flying Fish is a seafood lover's paradise. This is one of the earlier “Asian-fusion” restaurants and offers a delectable array of fresh catches from the ocean, prepared with a creative touch. From succulent grilled swordfish to delicate ceviche, the menu is a celebration of coastal flavors. The cozy ambiance and attentive service make it an ideal spot for a romantic dinner or a fun feast with friends.
Reliable, Fun, and Local Favorites at Sushi Heaven
Sushi Heaven is a hidden gem for sushi enthusiasts and locals alike. Tucked away in the heart of Carmel, this intimate restaurant is a haven for those seeking authentic Japanese cuisine. You’ll see Carmel locals posted up from the years with hundreds of polaroids pictures hung around the restaurant. From perfectly rolled sushi to artfully crafted sashimi, each dish is a work of culinary art. The serene ambiance and the knowledgeable sushi chefs ensure an unforgettable dining experience that transports you to Japan with every bite.
Brophy's Tavern is a local favorite, known for its lively atmosphere, great food, and friendly staff. It's the perfect spot for those looking to experience the true neighborhood vibe of Carmel.
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