The 1997 Monte Carlo Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It was the 91st edition of the Monte Carlo Open, and was part of the ATP Super 9 of the 1997 ATP Tour. It took place at the Monte Carlo Country Club in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France, near Monte Carlo, Monaco, from April 21 through April 27, 1997.
The men's field was headlined by. Other top seeds in the field were.
Marcelo Ríos def. Àlex Corretja, 6–4, 6–3, 6–3
- It was Marcelo Ríos' 1st title of the year, and his 5th overall. It was his 1st Masters title of the year, and overall.
Donald Johnson / Francisco Montana def. Jacco Eltingh / Paul Haarhuis, 7–6, 2–6, 7–6