Pearl Hour

214 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940

Thu: 5pm-12am
Fri-Sat: 5pm-2am
Sun-Mon: 5pm-12am

Pearl Hour continues to evolve in these uncertain times, and we have grown many facets. We are now an outdoor food and cocktail bar and a retail bottle shop.

Enter down the side alley through the blue gate to reach the newly-renovated Pearl Hour courtyard, where all the action happens.

Cocktails and Eats
Serving great food and Pearl Hour's full cocktail, wine, and beer menu on the patio for ages 21 and up.

Retail Bottle Shop
We carry amaro and prosecco, rare whiskeys, Pearl Hour favorites, house made syrups and bitters, and our legendary cocktail kits. View our offerings and prices online.

β€œIt is the hour of the pearl β€” the interval between day and night when time stops and examines itself.”
- John Steinbeck, Cannery Row


Pearl Hour
214 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940


  • Sunday Jazz Nights at Pearl Hour

    Every Sunday, Pearl Hour cocktail bar presents an evening of live jazz music featuring the Zach Westfall Group, 8pm-12am. $10 cover. Ages 21 and over only. 214 Lighthouse Avenue.

  • New Lemon Drop Cocktail at Pearl Hour

    Pearl Hour introduces our new Lemon Drop Cocktail! It all begins with California Citrus Vodka by St. George (made from California Bergamot, Valencia, and Seville oranges), shaken with Manadrincello, California Amaro Angeleno, and lemon juice. Visit us at 214 Lighthouse Avenue.

Upcoming Events

  • There are no upcoming events posted for this location.

Past Events

  • Celebrate Carnaval at Pearl Hour

    Pearl Hour

    Carnaval might be over in Rio, but we're still celebrating at Pearl Hour! We'll have performances by samba crews from Santa Cruz as well as Monterey's own Samba Legal Dancers. All are encouraged to dress in a Carnaval-inspired manner. Ages 21 and over.

  • Kinder Creatures and illexotic at Pearl Hour

    no cover
    Pearl Hour

    Come have a night of neon romance at Pearl Hour with Kinder Creatures and illexotic. Whether you want to dance the night away with your one true love, bring your poly dates out without judgey stares, or shout your singleness loud and proud, this is the place for you. Everyone age 21 and over is welcome! No cover.

  • Sirens, Dreams, and a Cat: Erotic Eclectic at Pearl Hour

    no cover charge
    Pearl Hour

    Erotic Eclectic presents Sirens, Dreams, and a Cat , literary performance art featuring poetry by Marc Zegans and D. Lowell Wilder, hypnogogic lighting by Lumiere Alchemical (Nelson Basden), mystical soundscaping by Mortecai (Jeddy Grant), and sublime dance by Carri Newhouse....