Zachary's Restaurant 819 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95060 A fun and popular restaurant since 1985, it is known primarily for its unique, satisfying breakfast offerings. Rustic…More and unpretentious, this place is a mainstay for the Santa Cruz brunch crowd. Hearty lunches are also on the menu, with soups, chilis and burgers. Busy on weekends, it is a quiet getaway in the off hours of the week. Zachary's Restaurant is a treat for locals and tourists alike.
Olitas Cantina and Grille 49b Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Olitas Cantina and Grille is a family-friendly Mexican restaurant and bar located on the Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf. It…More serves seafood, sausage, rabbit and beef entrees, tacos, quesadillas, enchiladas and a full drink menu featuring wine, beer and cocktails.
Twisselman Enterprises 400 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Twisselman Enterprises is a family-friendly restaurant located on the boardwalk of the Santa Cruz beach. The restaurant…More has been in business for more than 75 years. Stop by during business hours to enjoy takeout food.
Gilda's Family Restaurant 37 Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA95060 This diner-style restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. It offers poultry, steak, sandwiches, and seafood, and…More has a full bar. Owned by the long-time local Stagnaro family, Gilda's has an old-fashioned feel and a different special every day.
Cafe Gratitude 103 Lincoln St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Cafe Gratitude is a vegan restaurant chain with locations throughout California. This Santa Cruz restaurant serves…More organic, raw and cooked cuisine made using produce grown on the company's Vacaville farm, Be Love Farm. Its cafes also host events and workshops.
O'mei Restaurant 2316 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 O'mei is a Zagat-rated Chinese restaurant with an upscale flair to the decor and understated elegance. It offers many…More specialty dishes as well as classic favorites. Dinner reservations are highly recommended, especially on weekends. Phone orders for take out are also available.
Riva Fish House 31 Municipal Wharf # 500, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Riva Fish House is a seafood restaurant located in Santa Cruz. The restaurant offers patrons an array of seafood dishes…More for lunch and dinner. Popular dishes include Baja snapper, shrimp linguini, crabcake sandwich, calamari and clam chowder in a bread bowl. The restaurant features a full bar. For further inquiries, phone Riva Fish House.
Vasili's Greek Restaurant 1501 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Vasili's has been a Santa Cruz tradition for 20 years, offering friendly service and traditional Greek specialties like…More tzatziki, spanikopita and dolmathes. The bustling restaurant features a small dining area and outdoor seating. Take-out and catering are also available. Located just off Mission Street with parking limited to the side streets, this restaurant is great for a stop on the way home from the beach.
Phoenix Asian Restaurant 2301 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Phoenix Asian restaraunt offers a variety of Asian specialties. Combining Chinese, Mongolian and Japanese cuisine,…More Phoenix ensures everyone's tastes are satisfied. With its clean interior and ample parking, Phoenix Restaraunt is good for the business lunch or relaxed dinner.
Chelito's Papusas 107 Leonard St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Chelito's Papusas is a Central American style restaurant. It serves a selection of Mexican and El Salvadorian…More selections such as flautas, fried chicken, fried tilapia, black beans, burritos, tacos, empanadas, cabbage salad and Salvadorian chicken soup.
MexItalian 503 Water St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 MexItalian is a Latin and Mediterranean fusion restaurant. It offers a selection of appetizers, salads, paninis, pizza,…More entrees, brunch dishes, sodas, blended espresso drinks, wine and beer. Menu highlights include bruschetta, an open-face chorizo burger, tilapia empanada, margherita pizza, lasagna, Mexican flan and tiramisu.
Red Restaurant and Bar 1003 Cedar St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Red Restaurant and Bar is located upstairs in the historical building that once housed the Santa Cruz Hotel. The neon…More sign is still there to guide you to its location at the corner of Cedar and Locust streets. The original woodwork and stained glass with bright red lights, colorful pillows and comfortable furniture adorn the locale. The restaurant serves regular dinners and small plates of American and Mediterranean cuisine made from organic ingredients whenever possible. Enjoy dishes such as, Truffle Mac-n-Cheese, a burger with caramelized onions, an artisan cheese plate, with or without cured meats, and a salad of grilled figs, prosciutto, arugula, basil and cheeses.
Thai Noodle House 2106 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Thai Noodle serves true Pho noodle dishes. The restaurant also has a full selection of Thai specialties, such as pad…More Thai and curries.
Cinco de Mayo 1372 Locust St, Walnut Creek, CA94596 Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican restaurant serving tacos, enchiladas, nachos, burritos and quesadillas. Menu options…More include chiles rellenos, chicken tacos, chips and salsa, chimichangas, soft and crispy tacos, flan, churros, rice and beans, steak enchiladas, fish tacos and carnitas.
Clouds Downtown 110 Church Street, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Located in the heart of downtown, Clouds is known for its delectable appetizers and elegant dining amid artwork-covered…More walls. This upscale martini bar/restaurant serves up American cuisine like beef tendorloin wrapped in prosciutto and fresh-caught swordfish. Fresh sushi rolls are also available.
Wingstop 845 Almar Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Wingstop is a franchise restaurant that specializes in a wide variety of chicken wings. Wingstop's wings are also…More available in combinations and family packs. Flavors include teriyaki, cajun, atomic, lemon pepper, mild, original hot, hickory smoked bbq, Hawaiian, garlic parmesan and more.
Burger King 2015 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Burger King, the second-largest fast-food hamburger chain in the world, serves 11 million hungry customers a day.…More There are two BKs in Santa Cruz; the other one is located at 1302 Soquel Avenue. Burger King is a franchise; each restaurant is independently owned.
El Chino Mexican Restaurant 2525 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95065 El Chino Mexican Restaurant is a local cantina with traditional dishes ranging from fresh homemade salsa, carne asada,…More burritos, crisp tacos and taquitos to chile rellenes, fajitas, salads, steak, chicken, pork, fish and more. The restaurant is large and has a full bar that is open for happy hour Monday through Thursday from 3:00pm-6:00pm. Also, for entertainment,
on Sundays, the restaurant hosts a Mariachi band from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. As an added bonus, customers attending the event can purchase drinks for a special price.
Little Caesar's Pizza 233 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 This pizza place serves custom pizzas at reasonable prices. The restaurant makes its dough fresh each day and uses…More freshly grated cheese rather than frozen. The friendly staff is ready to help with your pizza or specialty items such as cheese bread, wings and accompanying dips.
Ideal Bar & Grill 106 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner at the wharf. Awesome bartenders provide late-night fun and the space…More is within easy walking distance of all the boardwalk activities.
Taco Bell 1404 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Taco Bell, the restaurant you grew up with, hasn't changed. It's still offering its consistent classics such as tacos,…More salads, burritos and nachos, all served up quickly by friendly employees. When you just can't wait for a bite to eat, Taco Bell is there.
Mamma Lucia 1618 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Mamma Lucia is owned by chef Lucio Fanni, who has had restaurants in Santa Cruz since the 1980s. Mamma Lucia is a great…More place for a quick, affordable and healthy Italian meal. The extensive menu includes pizza, pasta, panini and grilled chicken. There's also a kids' menu and a small menu for dogs.
The Silver Spur Restaurant serves breakfast and lunch six days a week. Dine-in, take-out and pre-order options are…More available.</p>
99 Bottles of Beer On The Wall Restaurant & Pub 110 Walnut Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95060 This lively neighborhood pub is a bustling spot where locals and visitors congregate to relax and enjoy a large…More selection of cold beer and other refreshing beverages. Customers are entertained by live music, televised sports and trivia games. The menu features pub favorites like burgers and fish and chips.
Star Bene Inc 21245 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95062 This casual and unhurried Italian restaurant is located in a small beach cottage and flies an Italian flag. Moderately…More priced dinners are prepared and served by friendly people. Meals are primarily made from locally-grown, organic produce and free-range meats. The restaurant has mellow lighting, white tablecloths and outdoor seating on a back patio.
The Greek 435 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 This casual restaurant serves up authentic Greek cuisine in a fun, lively atmosphere. Guest are welcome to sit in the…More indoor or outdoor dining area, both of which are adorned with Grecian statues. Inside, guests enjoy watching chefs prepare entrees in an open-air kitchen. The family-friendly restaurant frequently features live music and dancing for the whole family to enjoy.
Shogun is an elegant sushi restaurant on the Pacific Garden Mall. Spacious interior and beautiful decor…More featuring art work and dark wood tones add Asian atmosphere to your meal. Don't have time to sit down? They'll take a phone order, and you can pick it up. The modern sushi bar is available for the solo customer or for groups.</p>