Best delis in Monterey Region

Check out the top delis in Monterey Region, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. New Leaf Community Markets
1. New Leaf Community Markets
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89 local reviews
1101 Fair Ave, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 7:30 AM
+1 831-426-1306
Point of interestFoodEstablishment
Laura
Locally grown produce. Many unusual and non-mainstream brands. Organics. On-site butcher. Deli and coffee/juic…
Sherri
Shop without worry: everything is organic. If you're looking for gluten-free, non-GMO, or fair-trade, they…
Rex
New Leaf offers a nice selection of organic, local produce. They have a hot bar for an on-the-go meal, a deli…
1. New Leaf Community Markets
1. New Leaf Community Markets
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89 local reviews
1101 Fair Ave, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 7:30 AM
+1 831-426-1306
Laura
Laura
Locally grown produce. Many unusual and non-mainstream brands. Organics. On-site butcher. Deli and coffee/juice bar. Super cheese selection…
Sherri
Sherri
Shop without worry: everything is organic. If you're looking for gluten-free, non-GMO, or fair-trade, they have lots of those items, too. …
Rex
Rex
New Leaf offers a nice selection of organic, local produce. They have a hot bar for an on-the-go meal, a deli for sandwiches, a…
2. Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria
2. Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria
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87 local reviews
504 Bay Ave, Capitola
Closed · Opens Monday 6:30 AM
+1 831-462-1200
BakeryStoreRestaurant
Pete
Locals and everyone loves this place, which has been here for 40 years but looks and tastes like it just…
Delise
The best bakery in town and a fantastic deli as well. Gayles is the place for delicious breads and pastries of…
Dana
You can get about anything you want from this iconic spot. Breakfast, Lunch, and anything in between and all…
2. Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria
2. Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria
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87 local reviews
504 Bay Ave, Capitola
Closed · Opens Monday 6:30 AM
+1 831-462-1200
Pete
Pete
Locals and everyone loves this place, which has been here for 40 years but looks and tastes like it just arrived. Outdoor heated porch plus…
Delise
Delise
The best bakery in town and a fantastic deli as well. Gayles is the place for delicious breads and pastries of all kinds. The deli side has…
Dana
Dana
You can get about anything you want from this iconic spot. Breakfast, Lunch, and anything in between and all of it is fantastic. It's a…
3. Jerome's Carmel Valley Market
3. Jerome's Carmel Valley Market
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17 local reviews
2 Chambers Ln, Carmel Valley
Closed · Opens Monday 7:00 AM
+1 831-659-2472
Grocery or supermarketStorePoint of interest
Meg
Mom and Pop shop with all your favorite foods and local wines, fresh fruit and vegies, fresh meats for cooking…
Meg
Everything you need and love in a local grocery store, including your favorite specialty items, organic…
Megan
A locally owned grocery store that stocks all your favorites, including organic produce, specialty items, deli…
3. Jerome's Carmel Valley Market
3. Jerome's Carmel Valley Market
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17 local reviews
2 Chambers Ln, Carmel Valley
Closed · Opens Monday 7:00 AM
+1 831-659-2472
Meg
Meg
Mom and Pop shop with all your favorite foods and local wines, fresh fruit and vegies, fresh meats for cooking or BBQ, with a great hot-food…
Meg
Meg
Everything you need and love in a local grocery store, including your favorite specialty items, organic section, local produce, delicious…
Megan
Megan
A locally owned grocery store that stocks all your favorites, including organic produce, specialty items, deli and hot prepared food.
4. Staff of Life
4. Staff of Life
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44 local reviews
1266 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 7:30 AM
+1 831-423-8632
CafeGrocery or supermarketStore
Paul
Fresh organic produce and baked goods, a center aisle of sale items, deli and sushi counter, and take-out hot…
Leilani
Locally owned health food store that offers better prices than Whole Foods. Also has a deli, hot bar, cafe,…
Tracey
Organic foods and groceries, juice bar, coffee, deli, sushi bar- recently expanded local business - just down…
4. Staff of Life
4. Staff of Life
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44 local reviews
1266 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 7:30 AM
+1 831-423-8632
Paul
Paul
Fresh organic produce and baked goods, a center aisle of sale items, deli and sushi counter, and take-out hot food that goes half-price at 8…
Leilani
Leilani
Locally owned health food store that offers better prices than Whole Foods. Also has a deli, hot bar, cafe, and juice bar. Hosts a burger…
Tracey
Tracey
Organic foods and groceries, juice bar, coffee, deli, sushi bar- recently expanded local business - just down the street. I highly recommend…
5. Grove Market
5. Grove Market
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28 local reviews
242 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-375-9581
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
Jeff
Mon-Sat 8 am - 7 pm Sun 9 am - 6 pm AMAZING "old-fashioned" market, with a deli and butcher, organic foods,…
John
Fresh fruits. Hot deli. All the things you need from the supermarket. They even sell paintings from local…
Alisa
Best homemade and deli counter. Organic chickens, food, what you need....within walking distance
5. Grove Market
5. Grove Market
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28 local reviews
242 Forest Avenue, Pacific Grove
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-375-9581
Jeff
Jeff
Mon-Sat 8 am - 7 pm Sun 9 am - 6 pm AMAZING "old-fashioned" market, with a deli and butcher, organic foods, locally grown produce, kitchen…
John
John
Fresh fruits. Hot deli. All the things you need from the supermarket. They even sell paintings from local artists!
Alisa
Alisa
Best homemade and deli counter. Organic chickens, food, what you need....within walking distance
6. Deluxe Foods of Aptos
6. Deluxe Foods of Aptos
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38 local reviews
783 Rio Del Mar Blvd, Aptos
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-688-7442
Grocery or supermarketStorePoint of interest
Laura
Locally owned and operated by the Monte family and offers a wide selection of basic groceries to hard-to-find…
Mary
Our local "Whole food" grocery store with local grown fresh, produce and meats. Great deli and bakery with…
Margaret
Our local grocery store. Lots and lots of specialty food items you won't find anywhere else. Great deli to…
6. Deluxe Foods of Aptos
6. Deluxe Foods of Aptos
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38 local reviews
783 Rio Del Mar Blvd, Aptos
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-688-7442
Laura
Laura
Locally owned and operated by the Monte family and offers a wide selection of basic groceries to hard-to-find gourmet specialties. Has a …
Mary
Mary
Our local "Whole food" grocery store with local grown fresh, produce and meats. Great deli and bakery with everything you need for a gourmet…
Margaret
Margaret
Our local grocery store. Lots and lots of specialty food items you won't find anywhere else. Great deli to pick up sandwiches for a day at…
7. Seascape Foods
7. Seascape Foods
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7 local reviews
16 Seascape Village, Aptos
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-685-3134
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
Emily
Great organic health store with fresh fruit and veggies. The deli is great. I love their breakfast burritos,…
Margaret
Around the corner in Seascape Village. Great market offering lots of organics, specialty items and deli. Our…
Ty
Great Grocery and Deli. This one of my favorite stores. A must stop in on a stay at the resort.
7. Seascape Foods
7. Seascape Foods
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7 local reviews
16 Seascape Village, Aptos
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-685-3134
Emily
Emily
Great organic health store with fresh fruit and veggies. The deli is great. I love their breakfast burritos, gluten free muffins, and…
Margaret
Margaret
Around the corner in Seascape Village. Great market offering lots of organics, specialty items and deli. Our neighbors Dan and Julie own the…
Ty
Ty
Great Grocery and Deli. This one of my favorite stores. A must stop in on a stay at the resort.
8. AJ's Chevron Mart & Car Wash
8. AJ's Chevron Mart & Car Wash
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10 local reviews
5955 Soquel Drive, Soquel
Closed · Opens Monday 6:00 AM
+1 831-479-0399
Gas stationCar washConvenience store
Jessica
This market will blow your mind! Housed in a gas station mini-mart, AJ's has a halal butcher, a middle eastern…
Jill
Not what you'd expect from a gas station. Fresh produce, delicious deli, halal meats, fantastic wine…
Cam And Marnie
Yummy deli and great natural food store.
8. AJ's Chevron Mart & Car Wash
8. AJ's Chevron Mart & Car Wash
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10 local reviews
5955 Soquel Drive, Soquel
Closed · Opens Monday 6:00 AM
+1 831-479-0399
Jessica
Jessica
This market will blow your mind! Housed in a gas station mini-mart, AJ's has a halal butcher, a middle eastern (and western) deli, a full…
Jill
Jill
Not what you'd expect from a gas station. Fresh produce, delicious deli, halal meats, fantastic wine selection, wide ice cream selection…
Cam And Marnie
Cam And Marnie
Yummy deli and great natural food store.
9. The Buttery
9. The Buttery
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80 local reviews
702 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 7:00 AM
+1 831-458-3020
BakeryStorePoint of interest
Pete
Selected best bakery in Santa Cruz- everything makes your hands want to grab in and go straight to your mouth-…
Anina
Great Bakery and Deli with fresh salads and breads. On Sunday there is live music from10-noon.
Lisa
Bakery! And deli! And coffee! Best combo - with pleasant outdoor seating.
9. The Buttery
9. The Buttery
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80 local reviews
702 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 7:00 AM
+1 831-458-3020
Pete
Pete
Selected best bakery in Santa Cruz- everything makes your hands want to grab in and go straight to your mouth- great cakes to go, pasteries,…
Anina
Anina
Great Bakery and Deli with fresh salads and breads. On Sunday there is live music from10-noon.
Lisa
Lisa
Bakery! And deli! And coffee! Best combo - with pleasant outdoor seating.
10. New Leaf Community Markets
10. New Leaf Community Markets
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36 local reviews
1210 41st Ave, Capitola
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-479-7987
Grocery or supermarketStorePoint of interest
Scott & Maya
Closest large and luscious local health food store. Gorgeous organic and local produce, artisinal after market…
Tara
This market is good for local organic products, meats, and they have a great deli and restaurant.
Shirley
deli vitamins herbs food
10. New Leaf Community Markets
10. New Leaf Community Markets
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36 local reviews
1210 41st Ave, Capitola
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-479-7987
Scott & Maya
Scott & Maya
Closest large and luscious local health food store. Gorgeous organic and local produce, artisinal after market goods, deli, juice bar, herbs…
Tara
Tara
This market is good for local organic products, meats, and they have a great deli and restaurant.
Shirley
Shirley
deli vitamins herbs food
11. 1134 Pacific Ave
11. 1134 Pacific Ave
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4 local reviews
1134 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz
Street address
Rex
New Leaf offers a nice selection of organic, local produce. They have a hot bar for an on-the-go meal, a deli…
11. 1134 Pacific Ave
11. 1134 Pacific Ave
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4 local reviews
1134 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz
Rex
Rex
New Leaf offers a nice selection of organic, local produce. They have a hot bar for an on-the-go meal, a deli for sandwiches, a…
12. New Leaf Community Markets
12. New Leaf Community Markets
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31 local reviews
1134 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-425-1793
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
Sita
It's a great store for the health conscious traveler. They have organic produce, a vast array of other…
Malia And Shane
Best and closest grocery store, deli, meats, cheeses, juice bar
Jesse
Health food store and deli ($$)
12. New Leaf Community Markets
12. New Leaf Community Markets
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31 local reviews
1134 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz
Closed · Opens Monday 8:00 AM
+1 831-425-1793
Sita
Sita
It's a great store for the health conscious traveler. They have organic produce, a vast array of other things, and a good hot bar and deli…
Malia And Shane
Malia And Shane
Best and closest grocery store, deli, meats, cheeses, juice bar
Jesse
Jesse
Health food store and deli ($$)