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Best Monterey Steakhouse

In memoriam:
Ivan Guadarrama



It is with great sadness that we must share the news that our beloved Executive Chef Ivan Guadarrama has passed away. His family has set up a GoFundMe page to help raise money to pay for the costs of his funeral. If you would like to make a donation, please click the button below:


Executive Chef Ivan Guadarrama
Ivan Guadarrama – Executive Chef
In our Hearts and our Memories as a Beloved and Talented Chef
and as our Dear Friend

Stunning Backdrop Steakhouse Dinner in Monterey CA

Stunning Backdrop

Dinner in Monterey



Monterey restaurants imitate but never duplicate Tarpy’s Roadhouse. Our steakhouse serves generous portions of five-star comfort food on elegant rustic stone patios amidst lush garden backdrops highlighted by handcrafted steak restaurant classics: ribs, fresh seafood, wild game and meatloaf—to name a few. Explore our menu and join us for the best dinner in Monterey.

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And Lots of it


It was the great famine of the late 1840’s that drove Irishman Matt Tarpy to California where he became a celebrated vigilante. He was known locally as a fine horseman, an expert tracker and unfortunately, as it turns out, a dead shot.

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Served with a Side of Green

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Our varied and tranquil patios, gardens and rustic dining nooks replete with savory steaks and fresh seafood make us the best Monterey restaurant inside and out. Whether you’re planning to meet for a happy hour or need a picturesque destination for special events, Tarpy’s caters to gatherings of all kinds. Call us for your ideal private party catering in Monterey CA or make your dinner table reservation at Tarpy’s today.


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Tarpy’s Roadhouse
2999 Monterey Salinas Hwy | Monterey | California | 93940 | (831)647-1444