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Turn 12

400 Tyler St, Monterey, CA 93940-3028
+1 831-372-8876
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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400 Tyler St, Monterey, CA 93940-3028
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Stopped in after other plans fell through, and were well rewarded for our exploration. From the appetizer through the desert, all the dishes, and the accompanying wine, were tasty and well presented. The staff were attentive and friendly, and the décor was unique -- we...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch and to watch football. Good food and service. A fun atmosphere with comfortable seating. Located away from the busy, tourist area.

Thank Coni J
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We had a family meal at Turn 12 around the holidays. We had 6 adults and 2 little ones. We went early to accommodate the children and were seated in the very back of the restaurant .....great place when there are kids! :) We spent...More

1  Thank Bobcat 12
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Large facility with space for couples and families at dinner. Reasonable noise level was a plus. For food quality, our salad was very good but the calamari was overcooked and tough. My spaghetti was made with a spice I found unappealing. My wife's eggplant dish...More

Thank Traveljunkie26
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We visited Monterey between Christmas and new Year's. we walked to the restaurant from our hotel and had reservations (although we didn't need them). The restaurant is huge offering several different dining experiences depending on what you want. There's a sports bar section to watch...More

Thank Lyndiar
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great place for lunch. Parking in garage across the street. The food has always been delicious and the truffle fries are the best! Love the atmosphere, You must see the bar!

Thank Laura19761958
Reviewed 3 November 2016

So, trying to see the final game of the World Series and told to try Turn 12. Great idea! Everything I saw go by looked great. I had the Caesar Salad with Prawns...wjhich was really tasty. I plan on going back in the next couple...More

1  Thank Expediatraveler06
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Whichever burger is the special of the day, try it, be it elk or bison give it a try. Truffle fries are wonderful. The pizza is a good 2nd. Lots of racing memorabilia to keep you entertained. Fast attentive service.

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Came in for my son's birthday with Family. Emily was our server and she was great. Nice, patient, and courteous. She did an excellent job. We had the Ribeye; way too much for any of us that ordered it to finish. My son had the...More

Thank Da_Father
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We were a large group for dinner. No problems to be seated quickly and we had an energetic waiter who was right on it. The menu was large and varied and reasonably priced. The food was out quickly and was tasty , hot and very...More

Thank Reginald S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Tyler St, Monterey, CA 93940-3028
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-372-8876
Turn 12 Bar and Grill serves California comfort cuisine in an environment that pays homage to the racing community and Laguna Seca Raceways 11 turns. The menu has something for everyone. With innovative appetizers, amazing burgers, steaks, pasta, salads, weekend brunch and 14 specialty beers on tap. The main dinning room is available for large groups and parties.
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