November 19, 2019 – The location of the forthcoming Coniglio Brothers Italian Deli is about as touristy as it gets. Its DNA, meanwhile, is about as local as can be.
Sandwiched between Monterey Bay Aquarium and Intercontinental The Clement Hotel, the space at 750 Cannery Row (formerly Shen Design Studio) enjoys as much foot traffic as any spot between Santa Cruz and San Luis Obispo—and certainly as much bus traffic, as big tour liners decant their passengers right in front.
The great grandfather of namesake deli brothers Jason and John Coniglio, Pietro Ferrante, is considered one of the founders of the Monterey fishing community and honored with a statue on Fisherman’s Wharf. Their uncle Peter Congilio served as mayor of Monterey for years. More importantly—for the purposes of the … Read More