Blog - Monterey Stage Coach Lodge

June 13, 2016

Window Shopping At Harbor House Gifts – Monterey

This business was originally a restaurant called “Pilot Restaurant” which was frequented by John Steinbeck where he used to sit in the bar and observe characters for his books. The owner, Sonny Boy Velis, sold his business because he had no sons, only daughters, and his wife wanted to go back to Greece.

Harbor House Gifts has been family owned since 1950. There is a wide selection of souvenir clothing T-shirts, Jackets, Hoodies in all sizes, name mugs, piggy banks, and a g...