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Monterey, CA 571 Wave St, Monterey, California 93940
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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.   


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 Per Venue

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 Varies by Venue & Attraction


  • Annual Whale Fest Monterey 
  • Golden State Theater Shows
  • Annual Monterey Jazz Festival
  • Walking Tours


  • Dining
  • Shopping
  • Whale-Watching
  • Boat Cruises


  • 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.

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