Taste Cafe & Bistro

$$ • American, French

1199 Forest Ave #5, Pacific Grove
(831) 655-0324


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Taste Cafe & Bistro

The most Awesome restaurant in Monterey county. Family owned and run 25 years. Lovely and classical atmosphere. The Chef and soue chef are father and son. Most delicious, gorgeous dishes served. My fiancee and I had appetizers, classic meals and dessert. All "perfection.". We were served by owner Susan, and daughter Noor. Most gracious, beautiful ladies. Guests are treated like royalty. Sue even remembered me from a few years ago. My favorite is the rabbit. I've eaten...read full review
As I sit here eating my leftovers from our dinner a couple nights ago, I am reminded of how wonderful our meals were. It was our first visit to Taste Cafe & Bistro and I am so glad we tried it while visiting Monterey. We started with escargot as an appetizer and it was good, typically prepared. Bread was served at the table as well, with some infused olive oil that was delicious. We shared a ceasar salad which did not disappoint. I had the salmon with spinach, zuchini, artichoke,...read full review
Years ago, we ate here a couple times for lunch--and loved it. Now, on a post-covid-vaccinaaion getaway, we were able to enjoy dinner here. This is clearly a favorite for many locals, but we received such a warm welcome, even though we were out-of-towners. We knew we had come to the right spot. Dinner started with freshly baked bread, warm from the oven--yum!. Our appetizer was shared Dungeness crab cakes (2) with some salad greens--plenty for two. Our entrees were the grilled...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 4:30 - 8PM
Thursday 4:30 - 8PM
Friday 4:30 - 8PM
Saturday 4:30 - 8PM
Sunday Closed

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