Ocean Inspired Cuisine, Monterey Bay Beauty

Suspended over the waves of Monterey Bay at the Monterey Plaza Hotel, Schooners Monterey serves contemporary American cuisine with a focus on carefully sourced seafood. Unobstructed views from the heated waterfront terrace provide a welcoming and lively atmosphere for travelers and locals alike. Voted “best drink with a view” in Monterey, Schooners is the quintessential place to take in the sights and sounds of the Bay.

  • “I had such a delightful experience here. The food was delicious, the ambiance cozy, and the service excellent. Thank you Schooners!”
    - Shaina V.
  • “Plenty of seating and good prices. One of those places where they will know you and what you like to drink.”
    - Peter I.
  • “Just visited Schooners for the first time and I will definitely be back. They have several craft beers on tap and they are more than reasonably priced at $5.”
    - John K.

Award Winning Cuisine

  • Wine Spectator
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Meet the Chef Jerry Regester

"Great food starts within; you have to have heart and soul combined with great ingredients, technique, and simplicity."
Private Events

Private events Breathtaking Bay Celebrations

Subtle nautical accents complement our waterfront location offering a distinctive setting for group dinners, celebrations and private events. Innovative cuisine infused with vivid ocean views and a warm, inviting ambiance offers you an event experience that satisfies all the senses.    

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Water ViewsOutdoor Dining On The Bay

Open Daily,

Breakfast 7am to 11:30am, Daily

Lunch 11:30am to 4:30pm, Daily

Dinner 4:30pm to 9pm, Daily

Enjoy our spectacular views while dining on our patio, now with expanded outdoor seating. Our menu is highlighted by a wealth of sustainable seafood, signature chowders, wood-fired dishes, sharing platters and decadent desserts. Signature cocktails and a wine list highlighting local vintners have won us the “best drink with a view” in Monterey County.

Coastal Hour

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa Wake up to breakfast on the bay

Indulge in an oceanfront stay in elegant rooms with luxury touches at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. Then wake up to blissful mornings with a steaming hot breakfast at Schooners, overlooking the deep blue waters of Monterey Bay.

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