Shop, Dine & Explore Charming Old Fisherman's Wharf
Harbor-view eateries. Artsy shops. Sea lions and sea otters. Whale-watching tours. This is what makes Old Fisherman's Wharf in downtown Monterrey so appealing. Grab a seat with a view and savor a bowl of creamy clam chowder or a plate of buttered lobster tail. Freshly caught seafood can be found at practically every restaurant, but they each add their own creative touch. Fancy a grilled steak or pasta? They're also on the menu at any number of eateries. When it comes to the Wharf, you just want to feel the cool breeze, eat delicious food and watch the seagulls blend in with the lively scene.
Varies by Venue & Attraction
Annual Whale Fest Monterey
Golden State Theater Shows
Annual Monterey Jazz Festival
What type of food can I find on the wharf?
Grab a bite at any of the lively restaurants in Old Fisherman’s Wharf, known for the freshest seafood in Monterey. You’ll also find steaks, pastas and casual on-the-go grub. Big Fish Grill, Crabby Jim’s, Dominico’s on the Wharf and Old Fisherman’s Grotto are some worth checking out.
can I Catch a whale watching tour from Old Fisherman's Wharf?
Discover whale-watching tours for the whole family. Hop aboard spectacular vessels and learn about the world of whales guided by expert marine biologists teaching you all you need to know about humpback, grey, blue and killer whales that migrate in Monterey.