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Gilbert's Seafood Grill - CLOSED

30 Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey, CA
+1 831-375-3113
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good20%
  • Average32%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
18 Nov 2014
“OK Seafood Restaurant in Monterey Fisherman's Wharf”
29 Sep 2014
“A Bad Decision on the Wharf”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
30 Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey, CA
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Reviewed 18 November 2014

When visiting Monterey, California, one invariably have a meal at one of the restaurants (mostly seafood) at the Monterey Fisherman's Wharf. Almost all of the seafood restaurants in the Monterey Wharf offer free sample of their clam chowder (almost all New England style), that one...More

Thank Rey M
Reviewed 29 September 2014

My brother- in- law got suckered in by the chowder samples outside. We cancelled a reservation elsewhere to dine at this very mediocre restaurant. It's a beautiful location. Too bad they haven't hired the right chef. Two of us order the House special Crab bake...More

Thank Bink51
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Stopped in to have the fried artichoke hearts, spicy chicken wings and sweet potato fries. Was seated right by the window. Service was friendly and fast. But imagine our delight and surprise when a mom otter and her baby in tow came from under the...More

Thank NewMrsC326
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Dining alone this evening, I wanted my calamari fix and delicious calamari I got. This is not a gourmet restaurant nor beautiful, but the order of calamari was spectacular - delicate, tender and oh so fresh tasting. They changed the fries to cold slaw for...More

1  Thank Joan R
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Michael greeted me nicely & offered a window seat. I enjoyed people watching as well as seeing the harbor boats. The atmosphere was relaxed, but elegant. The service was wonderful & the clams & linguini, done to perfection. They used just the right amount of...More

Thank Sarina_Megna
Reviewed 1 September 2014

The carnival-like atmosphere of the wharf isn't our thing. However, after checking the menus of the other places on the wharf, we dropped into Gilbert's. The place was fairly quiet. I don't know if we missed the early evening peak, or it was just a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 31 August 2014

This is our third time here over the years, and this time was by far the best. Our first visit years ago was a very good value and pretty good meal, which was enough to bring us back. On our next visit it was so-so...More

Thank PalapaBound
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Arrived late one evening...that'll be around 9pm...served by Roberto who was very friendly and attentive. We only had burgers, cheeseburgers with the kids having corn dogs and grilled cheese. Food was OK..average

Thank BarryR328
Reviewed 19 June 2014

My wife and I dined here during our night visit to Monterey on our way down the Big Sur. We opted for here as the member of staff was very friendly and it looked like a nice restaurant. The seafood was very good and whilst...More

Thank Magmoncrieff
Reviewed 6 March 2014

This restaurant is now closed and new owners are remodeling and updating the tired menu. The new owners manage several other wharf restaurants so we much wait and see of something inviting developes.

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  • Address: 30 Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-375-3113
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