Small Business Saturday in Downtown Old Monterey 2023

Old Monterey

This holiday season, Downtown Old Monterey invites you to Shop Small and support locally-owned businesses. Your gifts warm the hearts of loved ones near and far and those purchases help our community remain vibrant.

Throughout the district on Saturday, November 25, there will be special offers and fun things to do. View our list here.

Holiday Parties with Cella Restaurant and Alta Cafe

Let Alta Bakery & Cafe and Cella Restaurant & Bar help you craft an unforgettable holiday party, whether you want a luncheon, private dining, or catering.

With our versatile venues, including a cozy heated pergola, an inviting dining room, and a private event space, we can host a variety of gatherings. Email Lily at Cella to discover how we can make your event extraordinary.

Pumpkin Cheesecake Muffins and Loaves at East Village Cafe

Pumpkin spice season is in full swing! East Village Cafe now has delicious pumpkin cheesecake muffins and slices from our pumpkin cheesecake loaves available for a limited time only. Stop by the cafe and enjoy them at 498 Washington Street.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Esteban Restaurant 2023: Dine-In or To-Go

Esteban Restaurant

This Thanksgiving, gather around the table and dine together at Esteban Restaurant or pick-up our delicious three-course turkey meal to-go, which gives you the option to eat in the comfort of your own home.

To eat dinner at our restaurant on Nov. 24, 2pm-8pm, please phone 831-375-0176 for a reservation. Both our three-course turkey meal and a special Thanksgiving a la carte menu will be available.

To order our three-course turkey meal to-go, please phone 831-375-0176 by Nov. 21 at 5pm. Pick up your meal on Nov. 23, 1pm-5pm. Fee is $78 per person plus tax.

Halloween Costume Gala at Melville Tavern

Melville Tavern

Melville Tavern invites you to join us on Sunday, October 29 for some Halloween fun and good food at our Halloween Costume Gala! Don’t forget to wear a costume and get a free appetizer with 2 entrees.

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Weekend Brunch Now Served at Esteban Restaurant

Esteban Restaurant is now serving brunch every Saturday and Sunday, 9am-1:30pm. The menu features Executive Chef Ben Hillan's farm-to-table fresh, savory, and sweet entrees, seasonal sides, and festive drinks.

Esteban, located next to the charming Casa Munras Garden Hotel...