With Monterey winter weather in full gear, now is a great time to enjoy some culinary favorites on the peninsula. Check out the best cozy dishes, including clam chowder, here at Jacks Monterey and Peter B's Brewpub, and some great places to visit on Old Fisherman's Wharf!
What is cozier than a warm bowl of chowder? When you visit us this winter, be sure to stop by our on-site restaurant, Jacks Monterey, to enjoy a warm bowl of our Jacks Famous Chowder. Made with clams, Dungeness crab, organic corn, and bacon, this dish will warm you up on a chilly winter's day.
Enjoy your next cozy meal at Jacks Monterey
Peter B's Brewpub
If seafood isn't for you, our on-site craft brewery, Peter B's Brewpub, has a cozy pasta dish perfect for your next winter getaway. Made with beef and pork Bolognese, mushrooms, Marsala wine, parmesan, and red pepper flakes, our Rigatoni Bolognese is sure to fill you up.
Restaurants on Old Fisherman's Wharf
Situated in the heart of downtown, the Portola Hotel & Spa is just less than a 5-minute walk from Old Fisherman's Wharf. The Wharf is a popular attraction lined with boat tours, souvenir shops, candy stores, and fantastic restaurants featuring local seafood. Clam chowder in a bread bowl is always a favorite at any of the wharf restaurants, including Café Fina, Old Fisherman's Grotto, and Domenico's on the Wharf.
Clam Chowder at Café Fina
Enjoy Monterey Flavors this Winter
Though Monterey can be chilly in the winter, it is still a beautiful destination to visit year round. We hope you visit the Portola Hotel & Spa this season to explore Monterey in the winter. Try our local seafood, stop by favorite restaurants, and warm up to a bowl of our Jacks Famous Chowder.