Discover A Gem Among Monterey Restaurants

Welcome to Jacks Restaurant & Lounge

Nestled in the heart of downtown lies a standout among restaurants in Monterey, Jacks Restaurant & Lounge. Offering the finest regional cuisine available and boasting an impressive wine list, you’ll find that Monterey, CA dining at Jacks makes excellence in service standard. Cozy up in our sophisticated, fireside lounge for a well paired cocktail after enjoying a meal in our authentically coastal dining room. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week, Jacks Restaurant & Lounge utilizes local and fresh ingredients to serve plates carefully crafted by our Executive Chef, Jason Giles. As a graduate of the California Culinary Academy in San Francisco, Chef Giles comes to Jacks Restaurant & Lounge with extensive culinary experience and a passion inspired by his mother’s love of cooking.

As a proud member of the Monterey Bay Seafood Watch program, we invite you to enjoy the flavorful plates prepared by Chef Giles and hope you’ll discover for yourself why Jacks Restaurant & Lounge is regarded as one of the best Monterey restaurants.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 6:00am to 10:30am
Saturday & Sunday: 6:00am to 12:00pm

Monday – Friday: 11:30am to 2:00pm

Monday – Sunday: 5:00pm to 10:00pm

Monterey Dining At Its Best

Dinner and a show anyone? Just two blocks away from the Portola, the Golden State Theatre has a fantastic line up of shows, lectures and concerts this Summer/Fall season. Before your evening at the theater, stroll on over to Jacks Restaurant and mention the Golden State Theatre to receive 15% off dinner (excluding alcohol). If you’re looking for something after the show, join us at Peter B’s Brewpub, the perfect spot for late night eats until 12am!