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Mission Ranch Restaurant

26270 Dolores St, Carmel, CA 93923-9215
+1 831-625-9040
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (96 reviews)
“prime rib” (118 reviews)
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26270 Dolores St, Carmel, CA 93923-9215
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Reviewed 5 days ago

OH WOW!!! What a stellar dining experience. The setting is nice, the food is TOP NOTCH and VERY TASTY! Excellent wine selections and watch out for the desserts (they are sooo good!!!). The SERVICE was PERFECT! ***HINT, HINT: Reservations are an ABSOLUTE MUST!!! *** I...More

Thank Phantastic4u
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It has been a few years, but the Mission Ranch is consistent with its romantic ambiance, charm, incredible cuisine and beautiful views. Nestled in a cove with the waves breaking on shore, sheep in the pasture, surrounded by nature and its lovely inn...what more do...More

Thank Bebe44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner at the Mission Ranch Restaurant after reading all the positive reviews and we were not highly impressed with the food. Decor and ambiance was nice and our waiter, Juan Carlos, was very professional and attentive. I would try other options in the...More

Thank Sonia L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved eating at this restaurant. It is the combination of the wine, the food and such a great setting. We had a table outside in the evening, as the sheep were grazing nearby. The weather was cool even in the middle of summer and...More

Thank Aggie80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had two dinners here while we stayed at Mission Ranch. Highly recommend the braised short ribs. Best that we have ever tasted. Service is superb in a delightful setting. The wine selection is very good. Can be a bit noisy if...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend to us by locals, this was one of the best places that we visited! Beautiful setting, excellent views of the pacific coastline, this has to be one of the most relaxing scenic views along the northern pacific coastline. We got there early and sat...More

Thank Chaslinn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love finding dining and drinking locations with historic and natural settings. Mission Ranch does not disappoint. A great departure from the beach or quaintness of Carmel and Pebble Beach, the grounds are made up of 31 rooms in multiple structures - looking over a...More

1  Thank TeamSIG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I were hoping to catch a glimpse of Clint! The food was amazing. My steak was the best steak I've ever had. The potato was weird though, half a baked potato with the potato scraped out, mashed and then crisped on the...More

Thank lisafP9161QH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the champagne brunch at Mission Ranch in Carmel - especially on a rainy day. Excellent prime rib, omelettes, salads, desserts, and views with live music too!

Thank teamjette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent one night at the ranch so we had no issues getting a 7pm seating - as a ranch guest. It was mid week in November so we sat indoors. I am sure the outdoor patio seating on the warmer evenings is very nice as...More

1  Thank rockport
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Sally M
16 October 2017|
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Response from Lizbeth T | Reviewed this property |
Casual, wear confortable shoes. For dinner you may want to dress up a bit. Be confortable and ready to enjoy!
2 June 2017|
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Response from Silvemi | Reviewed this property |
I'm not positive but I don't think so. If I remember correct they open at 4 or 5.
24 April 2017|
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Response from BarbaraF2017 | Reviewed this property |
The Ranch serves a brunch on Sunday ( 10:30am to 1:30pm ) that is the best on the Monterey Pennisula. Yes, it is standard that no reservations taken ( only on Easter, Mother's Day & Thanksgiving ) but get there when they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26270 Dolores St, Carmel, CA 93923-9215
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-625-9040
  • This restaurant is at Mission Ranch
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