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Tarpy's Roadhouse

2999 Salinas Hwy, Monterey, CA 93940-5706
+1 831-647-1444
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“meatloaf” (37 reviews)
“ribs” (22 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
2999 Salinas Hwy, Monterey, CA 93940-5706
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our new favorite restaurant in Monterey. We had a family event there in March that was very impressive. My husband and I made a special trip to return here in June because we had enjoyed the food so much.

Thank michelle f
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are thrilled to be your new favorite restaurant and so glad you had amazing food! We look forward to seeing you again, thanks for the review!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to finally try out Tarpy's Roadhouse after living here for almost 2 years. We didn't realize it happened to be graduation night for one of the local high schools and arrived to find a full parking lot at 5:30pm. Even without reservations, we were...More

Thank Debskalk
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad you decided to join us and had a nice table outside and delicious food too! We hope to welcome you back again, thank you for the review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The smell of smoke is draws me in. I finally resisted the ribs and had a salad this time. Still good. Buddy had a braised brisket. Really good .

Thank p0sb0
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Situated a couple of miles inland From Monterey Tarpy’s is a great restaurant to pop out to if your looking for a change. Friendly staff, great menu and a large choice of drinks. Whilst we were there on a Sunday the restaurant was still buzzing....More

Thank NGER14
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Thanks for the nice review! It's great to hear you had friendly service and good food! We look forward to welcoming you back next time you're in the area!

Reviewed 3 May 2018

It was my wife's Birthday and notified Tarpy’s as such. We arrived and lo and behold, a nice table for two with balloons. We’ve been coming here since the beginning and are never disappointed. Service always warm and cordial and never rushed. We shared a...More

Thank Brian F
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Thank you for the lovely review! We're so happy you both had such a great night with us and a nice, low-key birthday celebration! We appreciate your patronage over the years and look forward to welcoming you back!

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We had been having a bad day chasing food...because its Sunday alot of restaurants in the area have specific "lunch" or "dinner" hours or closed altogether. We were ready to just go home and have leftover pancakes when we remembered Tarpy's. We haven't been here...More

Thank Roxy D
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

We are so happy you joined us after all these years and had an awesome lunch! We hope to welcome you back again, thank you for sharing your review!

Reviewed 7 April 2018

We arrived on 24 March at 5:30pm without a reservation. There was plenty of space, and yet it took 4 minutes to find a table for two. In that time the lady on front of house was extremely rude to three servers who came to...More

Thank Chloe J
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Chloe, I am so sorry for your experience. Please contact me personally at the restaurant to discuss (831) 647-1444, ask for Debbie Edwards, I look forward to hearing from you. Thanks.

Reviewed 12 March 2018

I recently held an event at Tarpy's Roadhouse and was beyond impressed with the service from the planning process to the day of event execution. Tammi and Tatum in the banquet department were a pleasure to work with and took great care to ensure our...More

Thank Darlene25
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you for the nice review! We're so happy you chose to have your event with us and had great service and delicious food too! We appreciate you recommending us to others and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 March 2018

They squeezed us in but before they would seat us they let me know we only had an hour because there was a large party coming in for the room we were in. I agreed to their terms. We had a very pleasant dinner not...More

Thank dennism911
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

We're happy you chose to visit us and had excellent food and attentive service! We look forward to welcoming you back, thank you for the review!

Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Been here dozens of times...worst experience has been pretty good and it only gets better from there. Fine variety. Fine wine list. Go...enjoy...brunch on Sundays, lunch, dinner every day.

Thank CaPalm
TarpysDebbie, Manager at Tarpy's Roadhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

We're glad to hear you have had so many good experiences with us and we appreciate your patronage! Thank you for sharing your review, we look forward to seeing you again!

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Response from Str8Review | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I have always known it as Tarpy's.
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Response from Braderhart | Reviewed this property |
Tarpy's has been there since the early nineties. Probably not the location you're talking about buttttt if your close I highly recommend eating there. Great place, Ate their last week- From San Jose area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2999 Salinas Hwy, Monterey, CA 93940-5706
    (Canyon Del Rey)
  • Public Transportation: Monterey Salinas Transit bus line stops in front of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-647-1444
  • E-mail
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