1038 Lighthouse Ave.
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone: (831) 372-5960
Fax: (831) 655-1681
Famous for their giant glazed donuts, this popular Pacific Grove bakery has sinfully delicious sweet treats. With a line out the door, Pavel's Backerei glass cases are filled with baked items like cinnamon rolls the size of your palm, pizza bread, selection of bomboloni, croissants, and much more. Arrive early in the morning to beat the lines and get the best selection!
Every type of sheet music is here: opera, arias, jazz, popular, classical, country, blues, piano, guitar. Everything. This place can also order books related to theater, stage, lighting design, or any of the other performing arts. You can visit in person or order over the Internet. If you decide to call, you will get an actual person on the phone, not an answering machine. The service is dynamite and the helpful staff will search for anything you need. Schools and churches get discounts.
This small used-record shop stocks a variety of vinyl and features a huge cheap-o bin where the records are five for a buck. There is no better deal than that. It is a great spot for eccentric collectors. It also features an adequate selection of rock, punk and easy listening albums. Old posters adorn the walls and everything is for sale. This is the quintessential hole in the wall, where you wind up finding that special something.
This second hand children's shop is a favorite among Pacific Grove. Everyone knows, children grow like weeds, so their wardrobes need a constant update. So bring those high water pants in for consignment and pick up quality, gently used clothing to replace last years, now ill-fitting pants. The first week of the month Chatter Baux Children's Shoppe offers their special dollar days with 90-day inventory just one dollar!
This charming little store stocks quilts from master knitters all over the country. The inventory here includes several dozen books about knitting, and a full range of supplies, several kinds of yarn, needles, notions, knitting kits, and other supplies. The owner has been knitting since a very young age and the service here is excellent. The only store of its kind in Pacific Grove, it stocks a huge amount of patterns.
With over 15,000 square feet of space on three stories, this auction facility will have enough room to liquidate a fairly large-sized business or estate. The auctioneers specialize in antiques and collectibles of all kinds and auctions are held every three weeks. They will also consign almost anything with a quick turnaround in payment two weeks later. The advertisements reach thousands of people, so if you have property to sell, this is the place. If you even have an entire estate to sell, it has the capacity to buy it. Check out the website or call for more information.
This little store sells antique furniture, paintings, home furnishings, and all sorts of decorative items on consignment from individuals and dealers. There is always something new here, and there is always a great deal to be had. It is a neat little shop and a great place to stumble into on the way to somewhere else. The proprietor even has auctions on a regular basis. Since 1988, the owner has been providing personalized service to a clientele of regulars and occasional passers-by.
Devoted to the surf, sand and beach, this charming seaside shop has everything you need for that laid-back, surfer lifestyle. From hoodies and hats, to Rainbow flip flops and bathing suits, On the Beach Surf Shop has what you need. They also offer surf rental equipment, including the wetsuits and surf racks! So all you have to do is pop in, get outfitted and hit waves.
This five-year-old gallery in Cannery Row is one of the best places on the Monterey peninsula to find an eclectic selection of candles and candle-related paraphernalia. The aroma of fine incense from the wide selection of the same hits your nose when you walk in. From aromatherapy oils to lamps, holders, and in-house handcrafted pieces, this place is pure candle-mania. Vibrant colors of every hue imaginable are represented here, and the merchandise runs the gamut from Buddha candle-holders to human-sized candles.
Here is an intelligent solution to the dilemma of how to wine-taste while navigating curvy mountain road: just make one stop. Make it in downtown Monterey, where there is nary a deer in sight. Spend the whole day here where you can sample from dozens of vintages collected from nearly 40 local wineries. Taste the riches of Carmel Valley, Monterey and Arroyo Seco. Buy a few bottles or a few cases, as you like. When it is time to get some solid food in your overtaxed stomach, simply walk on over to one of the many restaurants on Cannery Row. See website for online shopping, wine club details, event calendar and more.
Specializing in garlic products from all over California, For Garlic Lovers first opened its doors on Cannery Row in 2004. The walls, shelves, ceiling and floor are crowded with all things garlic. Purchase garlic olives, garlic potato chips, garlic sauce or garlic jelly (no, really). Go for baskets of garlic edibles or just an entire braid of garlic. Just don't plan on initiating any seaside romance after sampling your purchases. See website for more details.
Few things can match tasting wine at the Bargetto Tasting Room whilst enjoying splendid views of the Pacific Ocean. Established in 1933, the Bargetto is famed for its dessert wines under the Chaucer's brand name. The winery also stacks the famous red and white wines along with the sparsely available sparkling ones. With the vineyards situated just a stone's throw away in the Santa Cruz mountains, the wines produced are completely unadulterated. Wine apparel and gift baskets are available at this outlet as well.