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Terry's Lounge

Lincoln and 7th, Cypress Inn, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-620-7454
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Lincoln and 7th, Cypress Inn, Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were rude and unhelpful, never again, its a hangout for old locals, not great atmosphere and expensive

Thank F9434IWdavem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun cocktail list, many item dining menu with daily specials. Outdoor seating with heat lamps are perfect. Complete the evening with live music I. The front room.

Thank 206MarkF831
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great favorite of locals like us, this popular eatery is in movie star Doris Day’s charming Cypress Inn hotel, right in the heart of Carmel-by-the-Sea. Literally every single dish is absolutely delicious. There is a fun, classic yet very “happening” bar. Dogs are welcome....More

Thank Carmelites2015
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We had been in this place before to check out the Cypress Inn hotel, which is owned by Doris Day, but today was the first time we actually ate here. We had our dog with is so we sat on the patio in the courtyard,...More

Thank HoopsDad
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We had amazing food at Terry's (named after Doris Day's son, she's one of the hotel's owners). Service was great too!

Thank vwills
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Stopped in for a nightcap while on vacation. It's owned by Doris Day and has a picturesque courtyard, but if you sit there, and not the pretty bar you will miss the Doris Day movies running on a loop inside. I enjoyed the ambiance and...More

Thank Mary Ellen L
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I loved this restaurant..you can bring your fur babies And dine together and make new friends. We fell in love with so many cute fur babies..and our dinner and server were awesome. I had a French 75 that so delicious..can’t wait to go back.

2  Thank patticup
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We stopped by for cocktails one evening and listened to live music in a cozy living room atmosphere. Great entertainment. Suggest you go early to find a seat on the sofa. Came back another night for dinner and it was really good and good value....More

Thank AlohaHonolulu
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This is the third time we have eaten at Terry’s in Carmel, and the food was excellent again. We ate on the patio and loved watching the well-behaved dogs and the beautiful blue macaw eating french fries at the next table. My husband had the...More

Thank 927janee
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Old school for sure. We loved the atmosphere, the dogs, and staff. Our dinner was very good and our bartender who has worked there for 20 years was fun! Loved the Doris Day memorabilia and music!

Thank MarkS5732
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21 February 2018|
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Response from Tony S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Terry Melcher was Doris Day's son. He was also a record producer. And a Hollywood socialite.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lincoln and 7th, Cypress Inn, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-620-7454
  • This restaurant is at Cypress Inn
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