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Cafe Lumiere

365 Calle Principal, Monterey, CA 93940-2415
+1 831-920-2451
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good42%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“tartine” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
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365 Calle Principal, Monterey, CA 93940-2415
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 26 August 2017

Wonderful selection of wholesome and delicious food for breakfast. Highly recommend the lentil tartine. It is great to find somewhere that serves perfectly cooked poached eggs. The coffee is also amazing. Wifi is free and fast via a different code every day. Service is friendly...More

Thank frenchfancy9
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We stopped in for a quick latte. Glad we did. Some of the change coffee places use water that is too hot for properly pulling a shot of espresso. Not here. It's just right.

Thank Daryl C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Became a regular haunt for a morning coffee and breakfast. The coffee is excellent and there is a good selection of breakfast options. The blueberry pancakes are lovely, light and fluffy and maple granola is another good option.Enjoy the free WiFi and relax into the...More

Thank Quins66
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Wheat free chocolate almond cookies! I bought one every morning I was in town. The one morning I had a cappuccino - it was great as well.

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

All I can say is this. It's a small quaint coffee shop in cute little Monterey,CA. I visit this area frequently for business and I am always willing to drive out of my way to go to for an americano. Breakfast sandwiches, to go sandwiches,...More

Thank Tod S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Started my day here 3 times. We didn't realize there was a full breakfast menu until the last day. Pastries are delicious and the coffee is smooth and strong. Wish they'd put the cream in something other than its carton. Overall reliable place.

Thank modernlizbennet
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I like Lumiere and have been several times. Good selection of coffees and teas as well as a nice selection of foods. As a local, I often meet people there

Thank creativity2001
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I stop in here to meet friends and review work related products. It is open and spacious. I coexists with Osio theatre.

Thank MontereyFamily
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Went there with a bunch of friends from an annual meeting/conference. The food is very french and nicely prepared. The service was amiable and excellent. Had the escargot and some fine local fish. Desserts were all good. Excellent choice of California and also French wines....More

Thank dogeyedoctor
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Was good location in downtown Monterey. Has the best avocado breakfast, the avocado tartine with poached eggs. Relaxing to get coffee or cafe latte there, and hang out with my ipad and husband.

Thank huskydog49
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Calle Principal, Monterey, CA 93940-2415
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-920-2451
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