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Peter B's Brewpub

) #20 of 219 Restaurants in Monterey ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
2 Portola Plz, Behind the Portola Hotel & Spa, Monterey, CA 93940-2419
+1 831-649-4511
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried pickles” (15 reviews)
“burger” (40 reviews)
“wings” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
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2 Portola Plz, Behind the Portola Hotel & Spa, Monterey, CA 93940-2419
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1 - 10 of 503 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to this place for happy hour and had only planned to drink a beer or two, but the locally crafted beers and well made snacks turned out to be surprisingly delicious and our waiter Jesse F was so friendly and helpful in guiding...More

Thank Spag h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the beer is below average, the food is lacking and the service needs improvement - 0 for 3 means I will not returnMore

Thank Jon C
PortolaHotelSpa, Manager at Peter B's Brewpub, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Jon C, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We were disappointed to hear that your experience at Peter B's Brewpub didn't meet your expectations. We would like to further discuss your dining experience with us at your earliest...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Best Calamari we had in Monterey. Wings weere good also. Can't beat the happy hour pricing for the appetizers

Thank SwissHawaiian
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome beer selection. We had the fried pickles and a couple of their unique beers. Both IPA'd and both were very good. Good happy hour prices. $7 for 25 oz IPA.

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Walk through Portfino hotel and put the back then you'll see it up on your left. Waited just a few minutes for a table. Service was slow throughout. I got nachos that were mediocre. Pretty sure the chips they serve them on are santitas corn...More

Thank Tink0707
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The food here is okay--not great, not the freshest or most imaginative, but standard bar food, and tasty. They have indoor and outdoor seating (outdoor is dog friendly.) The beer is pretty good, but the service tends to be quite slow. It always has been.

Thank FCT3
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is one of our favorite restaurants in Monterey. Close to Customs House Plaza, the harbor and many historic adobes in old Monterey, it's a great place to go for a meal after a day of sightseeing, or just as a destination in itself. They...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Our family had made reservations for a graduation celebration. There were 12 of us and we were able to have several tables outside on a beautiful evening in Monterey. We had a dedicated waiter, Jesse, who was fabulous. The food we ordered was delicious and...More

Thank mldodd
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

One of the nicer places around fisherman's wharf area. Got buffalo wings to share (2 of us) and a 25oz ale Hip Hop anonymous ($9). Both really good.

Thank JamesR88
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Visited this location because I received a 10% off food discount coupon in my Big Sur Marathon Virtual Goody Bag AND because the website advertised Fish and Chips! The staff was very welcoming, courteous and helpful; the menu read more interesting and exciting than it...More

Thank dljackson2015
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15 May 2016|
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Response from Roxy D | Reviewed this property |
I believe they stop serving at about 9 p.m. because they close at 10.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Portola Plz, Behind the Portola Hotel & Spa, Monterey, CA 93940-2419
    (Pacific Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-649-4511
  • E-mail
Peter B's Brewpub is Monterey's original craft brewery, located in downtown Monterey behind the Portola Hotel & Spa. With delicious, locally-brewed beer, 18 high-definition televisions, and a delicious pub menu stocked with innovative, local favorites, Peter B's Brewpub is a favorite among local breweries, pubs and bars for visitors and locals alike. Relax on the pet-friendly patio with fire pits and enjoy some of the best award winning craft beers available. See what's brewing at Peter B's Brewpub!
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