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Isabella's on the Wharf - CLOSED

60 Fishermans Wharf, Monterey, CA 93940-2429
+1 831-375-3956
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
23 Jul 2014
“Decent food, Good Service, Good wharf view”
18 Jul 2014
“Just opened. Ricky the bartender was the best”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Soups, Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
60 Fishermans Wharf, Monterey, CA 93940-2429
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

The food was average, not spectacular, but good. The view of the wharf was good and a nice place to relax on the second floor and watch the boats come and go. Pricing is about what you should expect for a tourist area. Service was...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 18 July 2014

We just stopped in for a mid day bloddymary and a little seafood snack at the end of the pier. WOWWWWWW we are so glad we did. The restaurant is small, immaculate, service and food was great. We sat at the bar and had a...More

Thank Pookeygirl
Reviewed 14 March 2014

Darn it! The Monterey Wharf is a trinket store maze with an occasional restaurant scattered along but the one we wanted, Isabella's, has closed. It was the best location on the Wharf, the place occupied both floors on the first corner near the pier end...More

1  Thank Maurice M
Reviewed 6 March 2014

This restaurant closed in Fall, 2013, and it is uncertain when a new owner will reopen the site. Although the restaurant was owned by a member of the Shake family, which operated The Fish Hopper and Old Fishermans Wharf restaurant - both very good for...More

Reviewed 18 February 2014

Great fish, friendly staff, and reasonable prices! Unlike many restaurants in the area, they don't aggressivelyhound you as you walk by outside.

Thank MattM67
Reviewed 23 November 2013

We ate lunch at Isabella's following a morning of Whale Watching in the Monterey Bay. The day was warm and sunny and this was the perfect place. The lunch menu is full of hearty luncheon fare. We had seafood entries with the warm chowder. The...More

Thank Herbert M
Reviewed 6 November 2013

As we wandered around downtown Monterey and the wharf area on a brisk evening we chose Isabella's on the Wharf as it was attractive, seemed reasonably busy and afforded some views of the bay. We ordered the salmon and the sole, both of which were...More

1  Thank Bob L
Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

Deliciousness paired with the perfect ambience equals 'we'll be back'. We ordered the macadamia, coconut crusted Mahi. Loved every bite! Everything was delicious, including our free dessert which had an interesting addition on the side purely for dramatic effects, which was a tiny piece of...More

1  Thank Cherylzbarrel
Reviewed 31 October 2013

We have been customers at Isabella's since 2010 and have never been disappointed. The owner, Tene Shake, has been on site several times and is very charming and courteous to all. He genuinely takes pride in the food and service. We had dinner here after...More

1  Thank Pam S
Reviewed 24 October 2013

My daughter and I took the grandgirls to Monterey to the aquarium and wharf. We tasted all the clam chowder's all the way to the end to decide which place we were going to take the girls. We were so glad we decided to go...More

1  Thank seizureinc
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  • Address: 60 Fishermans Wharf, Monterey, CA 93940-2429
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-375-3956
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