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International Market & Deli

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580 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1423
+1 831-375-9451
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10:00 - 19:00
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Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 19:00
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Medford, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We never miss the chance to enjoy lunch at the International Deli when we are in Monterey. The owners are knowledgeable, helpful and offer so many delicious menu options and groceries. Don't be afraid to ask for suggestions or advice, as they welcome questions.

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Thank deboramccreedy
Lynnwood, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This little place is a gem! Really nice folks, very reasonable prices, some of the best gyros, shawarma and baklava we've had (and we've had PLENTY!), and their private roast Turkish coffee is excellent. I live in Seattle, so finding good coffee is not all that challenging, but their roast was so good, I bought a pound of beans, and... More 

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Thank Dan M
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This really is a cute little market. I got a falafel wrap and it was just wonderful. I would have liked to have gone back and tried some of the other tasty fare. There were two or three? tables but they were kind of in the entrance, so it would be more comfortable to take the food away and eat... More 

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Seattle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Walking along Lighthouse Avenue looking for something good to eat, we came upon the Inrernational Market & Deli. They have a nice, varied middle eastern menu and a rather extensive selection of difficult to find spices and groceries. The falafel was very good and the hummus, some of the best I've ever had. The food seemed very fresh and healthy.... More 

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Thank Dovie
Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

New owners since September and they were quite hospitable of our large group. International travelers in our group all agreed the food was amazing and authentic. I got the Gyro and it was great!

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Campbell, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

This restaurant has several different cultures featured and cuisines from many regions. Lebanese food to Seafood to Italian. Good soups, pastas, and salads. This is a very comfortable family restaurant with very good service.

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Thank Kenneth R
Turlock, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I visited them today for lunch. Their Gyros is one of the best i had. Their falafel are great as well. Nice friendly service, wide variety of middle eastern food and groceries. Nice seating area and close to the street. My family always shop and eat there and i take my friend and business partner there for a quick healthy... More 

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Marina, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

we were there a few days ago for a falafel sandwich & a chicken gyro. The gyro tasted bad while the sandwich was just ok. The cashier was rude & curt. while we were waiting for our food I saw some sesame sticks packets on a shelf near the counter. I picked up one & paid for it. Was about... More 

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Izmir, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Ate lunch and was not disappointed. The lentil soup was delicious and the gyro was very tasty. I'm know I'll be back over and over. Highly recommend.

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previse
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2014

This isn’t a place we would ordinarily pick for lunch. The restaurant we’d planned on was closed, and the BBQ place was out of chicken, so we ate here and were pleased. We both had the vegetarian plate, and although well outside of our comfort zone, the food was quite good. It’s a funky and fun little delicatessen with myriads... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 19:00
Thursday
10:00 - 19:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 580 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-1423
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-375-9451
Description
mediteranian market & deli sell all kind's of middlestern groceries and sell food like gyro's - falafel - shawerma -hummos - babaganoug taboule- and more hours mon-sat from 10 am to 7 pm - sun 11 am to 4 pmfamily buisness try us

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