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Best American Restaurants in Carmel

Sur at The BarnyardSur at The Barnyard
(134)
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American | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel
California Market at Pacific’s EdgeCalifornia Market at Pacific’s Edge
(2074)
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American | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel
The Hog's Breath Inn - CarmelThe Hog's Breath Inn - Carmel
(108)
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American | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel
Tarpy's RoadhouseTarpy's Roadhouse
(1362)
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American | Monterey, Monterey / Carmel
Turn 12 Bar And GrillTurn 12 Bar And Grill
(150)
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American | Monterey, Monterey / Carmel
Jacks - Portola Hotel & SpaJacks - Portola Hotel & Spa
(63)
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American | Monterey, Monterey / Carmel
Brothers Restaurant at Red BarnBrothers Restaurant at Red Barn
(560)
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American | Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Ynez Valley
Finch & Fork: Corner Grill CocktailsFinch & Fork: Corner Grill Cocktails
(966)
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American | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
The Black SheepThe Black Sheep
(330)
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American | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
Sides Hardware and Shoes - A Brothers RestaurantSides Hardware and Shoes - A Brothers Restaurant
(577)
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American | Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Ynez Valley
Succulent CafeSucculent Cafe
(365)
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American | Solvang, Santa Ynez Valley
Wine Cask - Santa BarbaraWine Cask - Santa Barbara
(776)
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American | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
Joe's CafeJoe's Cafe
(69)
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American | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
Bistro at the Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa BarbaraBistro at the Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
(230)
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American | Goleta, Santa Barbara
The Bear and StarThe Bear and Star
(117)
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American | Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Ynez Valley
Benchmark EateryBenchmark Eatery
(115)
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American | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
Apple Farm RestaurantApple Farm Restaurant
(512)
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American | San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo / Paso Robles

Best Italian Restaurants in Carmel

Enzo Ristorante ItalianoEnzo Ristorante Italiano
(57)
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel
Il Fornaio - CarmelIl Fornaio - Carmel
(1245)
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel
Cantinetta LucaCantinetta Luca
(1472)
$$$$
Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel
Casanova Restaurant CarmelCasanova Restaurant Carmel
(195)
$$$$
Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel
La Mia CucinaLa Mia Cucina
(410)
$$$$
Italian | Pacific Grove, Monterey / Carmel
Cibo Ristorante ItalianoCibo Ristorante Italiano
(280)
$$$$
Italian | Monterey, Monterey / Carmel
TusCA RistoranteTusCA Ristorante
(241)
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Italian | Monterey, Monterey / Carmel
Tre LuneTre Lune
(458)
$$$$
Italian | Montecito, Santa Barbara
Il Cortile RistoranteIl Cortile Ristorante
(1746)
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Italian | Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo / Paso Robles
SY KitchenSY Kitchen
(1025)
$$$$
Italian | Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Ynez Valley
Toma Restaurant & BarToma Restaurant & Bar
(2112)
$$$$
Italian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
Olio e Limone RistoranteOlio e Limone Ristorante
(970)
$$$$
Italian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
Ca' Dario RistoranteCa' Dario Ristorante
(863)
$$$$
Italian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara
Mama's MeatballMama's Meatball
(570)
$$$$
Italian | San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo / Paso Robles
Leonardo Ristorante & PizzeriaLeonardo Ristorante & Pizzeria
(210)
$$$$
Italian | Solvang, Santa Ynez Valley
Cafe Roma - San Luis ObispoCafe Roma - San Luis Obispo
(783)
$$$$
Italian | San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo / Paso Robles
Trattoria MollieTrattoria Mollie
(503)
$$$$
Italian | Montecito, Santa Barbara
ConvivoConvivo
(422)
$$$$
Italian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

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Carmel Restaurants

Aubergine at L'Auberge CarmelAubergine at L'Auberge Carmel
712 reviews
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Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Delicious, creative meals from local ingredients in a quiet setting. Think date night or some special occasion. Definitely the best food in Carmel. More

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L'Escargot - CarmelL'Escargot - Carmel
532 reviews
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French | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Unbelievably good food. The rabbit pasta was just off the charts delicious. We enjoyed every part of the evening. More

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Il TegaminoIl Tegamino
27 reviews
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Love the intimate atmosphere! Great food and excellent service! More

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Seventh & DoloresSeventh & Dolores
168 reviews
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Steakhouse | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Top quality food, service and environment. Incredible burger and smoked old fashioned. More

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Carmel's Bistro GiovanniCarmel's Bistro Giovanni
11 reviews
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Dia was our server. He made us feel like part of the family. Everyone one was great and the food was excellent. We’ll be back for sure. More

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Sur at The BarnyardSur at The Barnyard
134 reviews
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American | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

A bit hard to find if you're from out of town but worth the search! I celebrated my 60th birthday there and couldn't had had a better time--this is a big surprise worth the visit and more, one of the highlights of my trip to Carmel area!! Thanks! More

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Mediterranean Restaurant - CarmelMediterranean Restaurant - Carmel
32 reviews
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Mediterranean | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Food was delivered fast and was accurate. Friendly service. Lamb was cooked a little over but still very flavorful. Bread was warm, fresh and tasty. More

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PortaBella RestaurantPortaBella Restaurant
220 reviews
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French | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Amazing food, wine and service! It was absolutely delicious! More

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Rio GrillRio Grill
1148 reviews
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Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Creative, flavorful. Very fresh ingredients. Meat, fish, salads, great specials. Outstanding bread. At peak times it can be very noisy. Eating next to the fireplace is a treat. Half price on bottled wines Monday nights. A few exclusions, but not many. Extensive well organized selections. We love going to the Rio when in town. More

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YafaYafa
40 reviews
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Mediterranean | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Adorable! VERY good food, welcoming, gracious service; cute ambiance. Loved it & will definitely return. Very good value as well. More

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Enzo Ristorante ItalianoEnzo Ristorante Italiano
57 reviews
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

The service was very nice. We had the crab ravioli and they were very good. We will return More

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Edgar's - Quail LodgeEdgar's - Quail Lodge
210 reviews
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Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Outstanding food! All of it was fresh and delicious. Our waitress was kind and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend this place to others. More

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Anton & Michel RestaurantAnton & Michel Restaurant
1270 reviews
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European | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Our dinner (lamb, short ribs) was so delicious we returned two nights later! Great service, beautiful interior, lovely ambience. More

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California Market at Pacific’s EdgeCalifornia Market at Pacific’s Edge
2074 reviews
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American | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Gorgeous views. Very friendly staff. Food was fantastic. The lamb is an absolute must!! More

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Grasing'sGrasing's
1430 reviews
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Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Great Family event for brothers birthday More

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Il Fornaio - CarmelIl Fornaio - Carmel
1245 reviews
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Have been coming for well over 10 years. We have never been disappointed. Food is always good, love their festive specials. Staff is the best, always attentive without being in the way. More

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Casanova Restaurant CarmelCasanova Restaurant Carmel
195 reviews
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Celebrating my birthday. The atmosphere was amazing! Beautiful building. The food is scrumptious. More

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ArtemisArtemis
47 reviews
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Global, International | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Delicious supper, knowledgeable and accommodating service, excellent wine pairings, romantic atmosphere. This is a gem of Carmel. More

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Cantinetta LucaCantinetta Luca
1472 reviews
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Another great dining experience! Had beet and baratta salad and a super special of pork shank stew, which should definitely be kept on the menu. More

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Flaherty's Seafood Grill & Oyster BarFlaherty's Seafood Grill & Oyster Bar
610 reviews
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Seafood | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Always consistently good. Best place for seafood in Carmel. More

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The Hog's Breath Inn - CarmelThe Hog's Breath Inn - Carmel
108 reviews
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American | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Don't go looking for Clint. Just enjoy the atmosphere and the solid menu. Nothing fancy, but good. More

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The Covey - Quail LodgeThe Covey - Quail Lodge
2 reviews
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Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

We had a good Mother's Day breakfast celebration. The ambiance is very nice; service is good as well as the food. In my opinion it's a bit overprice but overall experience was very pleasant. More

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La Dolce VitaLa Dolce Vita
6 reviews
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Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Delicious Italian food and the peaceful atmosphere and cute interior is perfect. More

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AffinaAffina
62 reviews
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Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Unbelievable find in Carmel. On a backstreet and amazing food,service and live music. A very memorable experience. N More

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HanagasaHanagasa
4 reviews
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Japanese | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Friendly staff and great fish. We had a great dinner. More

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Carmel Diners' Choice Winners

Carmel's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Aubergine at L'Auberge CarmelAubergine at L'Auberge Carmel
712 reviews
$$$$
Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Delicious, creative meals from local ingredients in a quiet setting. Think date night or some special occasion. Definitely the best food in Carmel. More

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L'Escargot - CarmelL'Escargot - Carmel
532 reviews
$$$$
French | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Unbelievably good food. The rabbit pasta was just off the charts delicious. We enjoyed every part of the evening. More

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Il TegaminoIl Tegamino
27 reviews
$$$$
Italian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Love the intimate atmosphere! Great food and excellent service! More

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Sur at The BarnyardSur at The Barnyard
134 reviews
$$$$
American | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

A bit hard to find if you're from out of town but worth the search! I celebrated my 60th birthday there and couldn't had had a better time--this is a big surprise worth the visit and more, one of the highlights of my trip to Carmel area!! Thanks! More

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YafaYafa
40 reviews
$$$$
Mediterranean | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Adorable! VERY good food, welcoming, gracious service; cute ambiance. Loved it & will definitely return. Very good value as well. More

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Rio GrillRio Grill
1148 reviews
$$$$
Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Creative, flavorful. Very fresh ingredients. Meat, fish, salads, great specials. Outstanding bread. At peak times it can be very noisy. Eating next to the fireplace is a treat. Half price on bottled wines Monday nights. A few exclusions, but not many. Extensive well organized selections. We love going to the Rio when in town. More

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Seventh & DoloresSeventh & Dolores
168 reviews
$$$$
Steakhouse | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Top quality food, service and environment. Incredible burger and smoked old fashioned. More

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PortaBella RestaurantPortaBella Restaurant
220 reviews
$$$$
French | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Amazing food, wine and service! It was absolutely delicious! More

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Anton & Michel RestaurantAnton & Michel Restaurant
1270 reviews
$$$$
European | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Our dinner (lamb, short ribs) was so delicious we returned two nights later! Great service, beautiful interior, lovely ambience. More

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Grasing'sGrasing's
1430 reviews
$$$$
Californian | Carmel, Monterey / Carmel

Great Family event for brothers birthday More

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