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Waterfront Setting, Scenic Dining, Natural Hangouts & More at Canner Row, CA

Witness history, culture and nature come together at Cannery Row's iconic waterfront setting. Made famous by John Steinbeck's novel of the same name, Cannery Row was once the epicenter of America's sardine industry. Today, this seaside enclave offers a diverse array of experiences. Along with 25 different restaurants, you'll find fun shops for browsing and wine tasting rooms. History opens its arms at vintage boutiques spread across the street. And with easy access to the water, Cannery Row, Monterey CA is the perfect spot to try stand-up paddle boarding or sea kayaking.



  • Prices:Free (Entry only)
  • Hours:24/7 Open


  • Monterey Bay Half Marathon
  • Seasonal Celebrations
  • Race Night on the Row
  • Cannery Row Tree Lighting
  • Exotics on Cannery Row


  • Spring Fun for Families
  • Hiking 
  • Spas
  • Beach
  • Dining
  • Shopping
  • Photography
  • Watersports


  • Car or public transportation – which one is better to reach Cannery Row?

    You don't have to rent a car to explore the attractions at Cannery Row. Public transit operates trolleys and busses that are convenient for coming and going. They are also inexpensive, and even free at certain times of the year. Please ask our concierge for more assistance regarding your travel around Cannery Row.
  • What kind of wine tasting experiences does Cannery Row offer?

    There are several opportunities for wine tasting right here at Cannery Row. Monterey, CA is home to 175 vineyards, and you can sample fine wines from 95 of them at A Taste of Monterey Wine Market and Bistro. Bargetto Winery specializes in Pinot Noir, Merlot, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay and several other Italian varietals. Enjoy tastings of Rhone varietals like Syrah and Iberian varietals like Tempranillo at Carmel Ridge Winery.

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