Tomato Festival - Carmel TomatoFest Resturants

A Celebration of Heirloom Tomato Varieties from Around the World

 

2008 Participating Restaurants

(more to follow)

Here are the celebrated chefs who will be participating at the 17th annual NatureSweet Carmel TomatoFest. This is your opportunity to to see and taste the creativity of some of America's most skilled culinary artists who expand on the delicious and varied flavors of heirloom tomatoes to tease and delight you.

There is no other food & wine event, anywhere, where you can experience such a splendid medley of imaginings and flavors borne of the tomato...than the Carmel TomatoFest®

Our gathering of culinary artists presents for your tasting, classic tomato dishes and innovative tomato excursions...with foods steeped in cultural tradition to food adventures. Similar to my introducing the palette of flavors offered by the many varieties of heirloom tomatoes, Carmel TomatoFest chefs have lead the way to experiencing the possibility, range and pleasure of foods prepared with heirloom tomatoes.

These chefs hail from Central California and around the United States. They are here to expand for your enjoyment. We guarantee you a memorable tomato experience. - Gary Ibsen

231 Ellsworth-San Mateo, CA
Allegro Gourmet Pizzeria-Carmel, CA
American Culinary Federation, Monterey Bay Chapter
Aquarius-Santa Cruz, CA
Art of Food TV, Carmel, CA
Asilomar-Pacific Grove, CA
Atlantic Culinary Academy-Dover, NH
Aubergine at L'Auberge Carmel
Baja Cantina-Carmel, CA
Bistro Jeanty-Yountville, CA
Bistro Moulin-Monterey, CA
Bon Appetit at the Monterey Bay Aquarium-Monterey, CA
Bouchee Bistro-Carmel,CA
Bouchon- Santa Barbara, CA
Café 150@Google-Mountain View, CA
California Culinary Academy, San Francisco, CA
Cantinetta Luca-Carmel, Ca
Casablanca-Santa Cruz, CA
Chaminade at Santa Cruz-Santa Cruz, CA
Chef Todd Food Concepts-Salinas, CA
Christopher's- Carmel, CA
Culinary Center of Monterey
Earthbound Farm's Organic Kitchen-Carmel, CA
Edgar's at Quail Lodge Resort-Carmel, CA
EOS Restaurant & Wine Bar-San Francisco, CA
Farallon-San Francisco, CA
Forge in The Forest-Carmel, CA
Gardiner's Resort-Carmel Valley, CA
Gelato Massimo-Watsonville, CA
Hula's Island Grill & Tiki Bar-Monterey, CA
Hullaballoo-Salinas, CA
Intercontinental The Clement Monterey, Monterey, CA
Lattitude's at Lover's Point-Pacific Grove, CA
Marinus at Bernardus Lodge-Carmel Valley, CA
Millennium-San Francisco, CA
Monterey Marriott Three Flags Cafe-Monterey, CA
Monterey Plaza Hotel-Monterey, CA
Montrio Bistro-Monterey, CA
Pacifica Café and Bar at Embassy Suites-Seaside, CA
Pacific's Edge at Highlands Inn-Carmel, CA
Paradise Catering-Carmel Valley, CA
Parcel 104-Santa Clara, CA
Passionfish-Pacific Grove
Peppoli @ Spanish Bay-Pebble Beach, CA
Portabella-Carmel, CA
Primo Restaurant & Wine Bar- Pacific Grove
Rio Grill-Carmel, CA
Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek-Dallas, TX
Sardine Factory-Monterey, CA
Seagrass-Santa Barbara, CA
Sierra Mar at Post Ranch-Big Sur, CA
Silks at The Mandarin Oriental- San Francisco
Sonoma-Artisan Foie Gras. Sonoma, CA
Sticks @Spanish Bay-Pebble Beach
Stillwater Bar & Grill @ The Lodge at Pebble Beach
Southern Wine and Spirits-Las Vegas, NV
Tarragon Restaurant-Sunnyvale, CA
The "C" Restaurant at The Clement Monterey
The Carneros Inn-Napa, CA
The Covey @ Quail Lodge-Carmel, CA
The Terrace Grill at the La Playa Hotel-Carmel, CA
The Whole Enchilada-Moss Landing, CA
Tusca Ristorante at Hyatt Regency-Monterey, CA
Viognier Restaurant-San Mateo, CA
Wente Vineyards
Will's Fargo-Carmel Valley, CA
Willy's Smokehouse-Monterey, CA