Cibo Restaurant Launches “Happier Hours” on the Cibo Patio

Cibo Restaurant Launches “Happier Hours” on the Cibo Patio

July, 2016. Monterey, CA.  Get Happier! Come enjoy Cibo's new outdoor heated patio during Cibo’s new “Happier Hours” with $3 well drinks, beer and wines Join us for “Happier Hours” every Saturday afternoon, beginning July 23rd through September 24th featuring a different DJ every week...on the patio at Cibo Ristorante Italiano, located at 301 Alvarado in Downtown Monterey. On Saturday, July 23rd, Dj Temo Medina (FAWK) will be setting up outside on the large patio and providing cool soothing sounds. 

Enjoy the Cibo tasty small bites menu and Happy Hour prices from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Nightly from 4-7pm, excluding holidays and special events, on the 500 square foot Cibo Patio and in the Bar area that includes:

Tomato & Avocado Panini with Mozzarella and Pesto $7

Grilled Cheese & Short Rib Panini with Pickled, Caramelized Onions & Arugula $7

Roasted Tomato Bruschetta $3

Lemon, Caper Dusted Calamari $6

Grilled Prawns, Salsa Verde, Black Garlic $6

Mini Pizza Del Giorno $7

Polenta Caprese $3

Meatball Sliders $5

Sweet Potato Fries, Garlic Aioli $5

Arancinette (crispy stuffed rice balls) & Panelle (chickpea fritters) $6

$3 Well drinks, Beer & House Wines

$7 All Specialty Cocktails

After 5:00 pm, the full dinner menu will be available (described at The Cibo Patio is also pet-friendly and family-friendly (including strollers) and there is a Kids Menu for dinner, too. Parking is available in the adjacent garage. 

About Cibo Restaurant 

Cibo Ristorante Italiano ( offers Italian cuisine, cocktails, fine wines, cordials, and more. Cibo (pronounced chee-bo) means food in Italian, but it's more of a feast for the senses. This beautiful, spacious and comfortable restaurant features an intimate yet vibrant atmosphere which is accentuated with expressive art in the form of photography, paintings, sculpture, hand-blown glass and live jazz. Fusing the best of old and new world Italian cuisine, Cibo offers an eclectic menu ranging from gourmet pizzas to multi-course dinners, including many gluten free choices. Families are welcome and there is a special children's menu. Cibo has been a favorite of locals and visitors alike since 1990. 

Cibo is open every evening with dinner served from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. The Cibo Bar is open from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. and is a popular "pre-event" and "after-party" destination. The bar features a $3 Happy Hour with special appetizers daily from 4 p.m.  - 7 p.m. They offer an extensive high quality local and international wine and beer list, cordials, microbrews, rare and small batch Bourbons, Scotches, Ports, Grappa and liqueurs, as well as espresso, coffee drinks and a full menu of cocktails. 

Cibo also presents live music 6 nights a week. On Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, the cool sound of Jazz accompanies dinner from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. The restaurant features a lively and fun atmosphere with Reggae, R&B, Rock or Salsa dance music on Friday and Saturday nights from 9:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. with no cover charge.  Cibo is now "wired" with free Internet service. 

With 150 seats, including intimate booths for dining , and room for over 50 people in the attractive bar area, Cibo also accommodates large groups for business functions, wedding rehearsals and receptions, special group dining events, and customized private parties.  Cibo now has a new 500 square-foot outdoor heated seating area along Alvarado Street available for Happy Hour, dinner and drinks after dinner. 

Cibo Restaurant is the winner of numerous awards including California Writers Association Recommended Dining, Monterey Herald Readers' Choice Local Favorite, Best Place to Meet Singles in Their 30's and 40's, Gold Key Award for Interior Design, Best Place to Enjoy a Martini,  Best Place for Live Jazz,  Best Italian Restaurant,  Best Place to Dance,  Best Martini and one of the Top 10 Happy Hours in Monterey. 

For more information, go to or call (831) 649-8151.