20 Best American Restaurants In Santa Cruz, CA

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Linda's Seabreeze Cafe is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 542 Seabright Avenue. This restaurant serves soup to go, cheeseburger, egg salad, bowl, chef salad, stuft cheese, and tuna salad. They also serve turkey in the garden, tuna, hamburger, ortega chile and cheese, grilled cheese, patty melt on rye with cheese and grilled onions, and tex's turkey deluxe. They are open every...
542 Seabright Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95062
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1
77 votes
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The Walnut Avenue Cafe is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 106 Walnut Avenue. This restaurant serves daily pasta specials, large garden salad, pesto & cheese burger, mushroom cheese burger, our caesar salad, california burger, and monterey burger. They also serve homemade soup and a salad, cesar wrap, pulled pork sandwich, portobello & pepper jack, ham, southwest burger, and...
106 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
2
82 votes
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Harbor Cafe is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 535 7th Avenue. They are open every day of the week.
535 7th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95062
Rank
3
80 votes
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0.0
The Crow's Nest Restaurant is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 2218 East Cliff Drive. This restaurant serves kid's catch of the day, onion, pork chop and 2 eggs, each additional ingredient, fresh fruit, specialty caesar salads, and salmon (or portabella mushroom) salad. They also...
2218 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA, 95062
Rank
4
123 votes
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0.0
Firefish Grill is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 25 Municipal Wharf. They are open every day of the week. Add some fire to your next dining experience at the FireFish Grill. We specialize in fresh, traditional seafood, steaks and homemade pasta dishes served California-cuisine...
25 Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
5
102 votes
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0.0
Oswald is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 121 Soquel Avenue. This restaurant serves chicken salad sandwich, mushroom soup with creme fraiche & chives, summer vegetable salad with orzo & pecans, vanilla creme brulee, white bean & spinach sandwich, strawberry sorbet, and roasted lamb loin with saffron risotto & gremolata. They also serve cheese plate with fruit & nuts, chocolate...
121 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
6
55 votes
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0.0
515 Kitchen & Cocktails is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 515 Cedar Street. This restaurant serves creamy polenta, basic breakfast, sorbet, the best coast, half salad, maria en fuego, and the showboat. They also serve spinach salad, bacon pancakes, roasted purple fingerlings, wheat or sourdough toast, red leaf, biscuits & gravy, and bruschetta plate. They are open every day...
515 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
7
95 votes
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0.0
99 Bottles Of Beer On The Wall is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 110 Walnut Avenue. This restaurant serves chips & salsa, soup of the day, roasted garlic and bleu cheese burger, sausage sandwich, king salmon, bbq chicken, and hamburger "99". They also serve hawaiian burger, quesadilla, veggies pockets, rib-eye steak sandwich and grilled potatoes, buffalo wings, chili size...
110 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
8
77 votes
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0.0
Seabright Brewery is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 519 Seabright Avenue. This restaurant serves buffalo chicken sandwich, salmon bites, monterey calamari, chipotle macaroni salad, teriyaki salmon sandwich, the shroomer, and the gilroy. They also serve philly cheeseburger, salmon fish and chips, chips and salsa, super sammy salad, roasted pork sandwich, potato salad, and fish...
519 Seabright Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95062
Rank
9
77 votes
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0.0
Assembly is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 1108 Pacific Avenue. They are open every day except Monday and Tuesday. Eclectic wines, unique beers and craft cocktails complement rustic California cuisine based on local, seasonal and sustainably sourced ingredients. Executive Chef Jessica Yarr brings a contemporary twist to the approachable yet intriguing menu. The restaurant’s...
1108 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
10
50 votes
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0.0
Gilda's is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 37 Municipal Wharf. They are open every day of the week. (All Gilda’s Fisherman’s Wharf Entrees are served with clam chowder or salad, vegetables, baked potato or fries or rice, french bread and butter.). All prices subject to sale tax. Visa and Mastercard Accepted Not Responsible For Lost Articles. (All the above orders are...
37 Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
11
56 votes
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0.0
Aquarius is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 175 West Cliff Drive. This restaurant serves carved honey glazed ham, kale harvest salad, breakfast pastries, thick cut bacon, parmesan crusted smashed potatoes, butternut squash ravioli, and carved prime rib. They also serve roasted local snapper, roasted vegetables, carved lamb, smoked salmon & bagels, maple sage sausage, crab...
175 West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
12
53 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Hoffman's Downtown is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 1102 Pacific Avenue. This restaurant serves caprese, butternut squash raviolis, 2 eggs any style, bistro potatoes, prawn & avocado tacos, croissant sandwich a, and granola topped yogurt. They also serve fresh fruit, club, old fashioned oats, lamb shank, seafood pasta, spinach and feta spanakopita, and fiery glazed tiger...
1102 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
13
82 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Ristorante Avanti is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 1917 Mission Street. This restaurant serves kale salad, roast chicken and fusilli, grilled salmon, and calamari fritti. They are open every day of the week. In 1987 we opened up our doors to the community, offering healthy italian inspired cuisine using locally sourced seasonal organic ingredients. Our food is complimented...
1917 Mission Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
14
55 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Bantam is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 1010 Fair Avenue. They are open every day except Sunday. OUR MENU We offer a daily changing menu based on seasonal availability. It is with concise intent that we strive to utilize the best of what our region has to offer. Our dishes are a thoughtful blend of classic techniques and contemporary perspective. Cooks get here early to...
1010 Fair Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
15
26 votes
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0.0
Santa Cruz Diner is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 909 Ocean Street. This restaurant serves dessert crepe, eggs, spaghetti, tuna melt, macaroni & cheese, cheesy bacon fries, and pot roast. They also serve chef salad, grilled cheese half-sandwich, home fries, fries, monterey, bacon burger, and death by brownie. They are open every day of the week. Reserved for our guests aged...
909 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
16
141 votes
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0.0
Hindquarter Bar & Grille is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 303 Soquel Avenue. This restaurant serves top sirloin steak, mango sorbet, chocolate lava cake, prime rib of beef, today's fresh catch the, sauteed chicken livers, and sauteed mushrooms. They also serve blackened salmon caesar salad, surf & turf, baby back ribs, spinach salad, appetizer sampler, hq smokey platter, and...
303 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95062
Rank
17
33 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Gabriella Cafe is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 910 Cedar Street. This restaurant serves house marinated olives, allen bros angus new york steak, prosciutto wrapped asparagus, housemade pappardelle, roast beets, tagliatelle, and pan amore. They also serve organic duck confit, california lamb shank, grilled sonoma quail, rodoni farms grilled artichoke, butternut squash...
910 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
18
34 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Lúpulo Craft Beer House is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 233 Cathcart Street. They are open every day of the week. Lúpulo Craft Beer House - A Santa Cruz craft beer destination.
233 Cathcart Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
19
14 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Betty's Eat Inn is a restaurant located in Santa Cruz, California at 1222 Pacific Avenue. They are open every day of the week. Download PDF versions of the full Betty's Eat Inn menu and takeout menus for Betty Burgers and Betty's Eat Inn.Our delicious burgers are made with fresh, all-natural beef with NO hormones and NO antibiotics. Local vegetables are delivered fresh daily.
1222 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Rank
20
38 votes
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0.0