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by See Monterey’s Blog Monterey & Allyson Ryan Just about everyone is liable to find their happy place in a comfy nook and cranny at Crema in Pacific Grove. Tucked along Lighthouse Avenue in "America's Last Hometown," Crema's converted Victorian mansion is full of an array...

Brunette of Vantes | April 3, 2019 A few weeks ago, I was invited by Crema, an espresso and brunch hot spot, in Pacific Grove to attend a private local blogger/social influencer brunching event. I was ecstatic because I love Crema! My friend, Tara, actually introduced me...

An International Traveler’s Inside Guide to Monterey By Mark C. Anderson Crema In this converted Victorian house, Luhrman loves the great coffee drinks (she goes for the latte), rich pastries (croissant with ham and cheese, please) and the steep, creaky staircase up to the dining room that feels...

The Grub Hunter | Waking the Dead Nothing revives the body quite like a good Bloody Mary. Crema, Pacific Grove This cozy Victorian house serves brunch all day, every day (well, at least from 8 a.m.-2 p.m.), the only local restaurant of its kind. I love the Bloody...

Brunch lasts nearly all day at Crema in Pacific Grove, and you need that time to explore the array of separate quarters in the restaurant’s converted Victorian mansion. Investigate the historic photos, antique furniture, and artistic decor in the downstairs espresso café and wine bar;...