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Montrio Bistro

414 Calle Principal
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 648-8880

Daily, 4:30pm-9pm

Montrio Bistro is now open for take-out, no-contact curbside pick-up, delivery, and outdoor dining.

Delighting Monterey Peninsula locals and visitors since 1995, Montrio Bistro is located in Old Monterey just minutes away from Pacific Grove, Carmel and Pebble Beach. As a California Central Coast culinary leader, Montrio Bistro holds numerous national, regional and local awards.

As a member of the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sustainable Seafood Watch Program, Montrio Bistro has been at the forefront of responsibly sourced ingredients in the Monterey dining scene for over 20 years. Featuring locally sourced ingredients and sustainably caught seafood, Executive Chef Tony Baker's European-inspired American menu combines the best of Italian, French and California cuisines. Every dish that leaves the kitchen is crafted with exciting flavors and the highest quality ingredients available.

Montrio Bistro is committed to exceeding customer expectations with unique menu items prepared with the freshest ingredients and presented with impeccable service. Established in the historic Monterey Firehouse building, Montrio Bistro offers an elegant and welcoming atmosphere perfect for any occasion. From small, intimate affairs to the grandest celebration dinners, the experienced crew at Montrio Bistro is able to accommodate any dinner party.

The restaurant is located steps from the Monterey Conference Center and Fisherman's Wharf and near the Pebble Beach Golf Links, 17 Mile Drive, Monterey Wine Country and the National Steinbeck Center. If you happen to be in the beautiful Monterey Peninsula and are looking for an extraordinary culinary experience, the team at Montrio Bistro welcomes you.


Montrio Bistro
414 Calle Principal
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 648-8880


  • Montrio Bistro's New Manager: Rory Filbin

    Montrio Bistro, located at 414 Calle Principal, is pleased to announce that Rory Filbin has been promoted to the position of General Manager. He is a longtime, dedicated employee of the Downtown Dining restaurant family; he spent 6 years working...

  • Montrio Bistro Reopens

    Montrio Bistro is happy to announce we're now open daily, 5pm-9pm, for take-out, no-contact curbside pick-up, and dine-in service with indoor and patio seating.

    For all those who've missed Montrio delights such as the 48-Hour Bacon Burger, King Salmon, and Braised Boneless Prime Beef Short Rib with garlic whipped potatoes, they're back and just as delicious as ever! We're located at 414 Calle Principal.

Upcoming Events

  • There are no upcoming events posted for this location.

Past Events

  • CANCELED: Montrio Bistro's 25th Anniversary Dinner

    Montrio Bistro

    THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Montrio Bistro invites you to join us in celebrating our 25th anniversary with this all-star dinner featuring all three Montrio chefs: Brian Whitmer, Tony Baker and Justin Robarge. On Wednesday, March 25, 6pm-9pm, guests...

  • Rosé Patio Party at Montrio Bistro

    Montrio Bistro

    Montrio Bistro and our wine director, Christian Adams, invite you to join us for a Rosé Patio Party. Come and enjoy tastes of rosé from producers from around the world. Some surprise winemakers will be joining us. Fee is $10 per person.

  • Taxi & Uber Driver Appreciation Day at Montrio Bistro

    Montrio Bistro

    Friday, April 28 is Taxi & Uber Driver Appreciation Day at Montrio Bistro! We want to thank you for the important role you play in our community, so we're inviting taxi, Uber, and private drivers in Monterey to pick up...

  • Celebrate Earth Day at Montrio Bistro

    Montrio Bistro

    Celebrate Earth Day at Montrio Bistro on April 22 - today only, Chef Baker and his team will present each diner with a Mason jar of our compost soil and a packet of seeds to start your own herb garden!...

  • Montrio Bistro Winemakers Dinner

    Montrio Bistro

    Montrio Bistro invites you to join us as we celebrate our 22nd anniversary with a special winemakers dinner with Wine Director Christian Adams and Chef de Cuisine Bryan Copp. Cost is $95 per person, inclusive. Please phone 831-648-8880 to make your reservation.

  • Veterans Day Discount at Montrio Bistro

    Montrio Bistro

    At Montrio Bistro on Veterans Day, November 11, all active and past military personnel are invited to take 15% off the food portion of your bill. Montrio would like to give you our thanks for your service.

  • Chef Duel at Montrio Bistro

    Montrio Bistro

    Don’t miss Round 1 of Montrio Bistro's Chef Duel Competition Series on October 3. Chef Fabrice Roux and Chef Tony Baker will be dueling it out in our Barrel Room, 6pm-9pm. They’ll be given one protein and four common ingredients...