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314 Riverside Ave., Santa Cruz, CA, US, 95060

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4.2 out of 5 (141 reviews)
83% of guests recommend this hotel
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  • Restaurants

    »Casablanca Restaurant

    This award-winning restaurant serves gourmet continental cuisine and a variety of fresh seafood dishes, complemented by a spectacular wine list which includes over 250 different choices. Banquet and wedding facilities are available.

    101 Main Street
    Santa Cruz, California 95060

    »Tampico Kitchen

    This Mexican restaurant serves a variety of dishes with specialties, including beef fajitas, chicken wings, chicken fajita tostada, blue nachos, and fiesta tampico.

    822 Pacific Avenue
    Santa Cruz, California 95062

    »Aquarius

    Splendid views of the ocean as your enjoy a feast of bounties from the sea, is what awaits you at Aquarius restaurant. Located withing the Santa Cruz Dream Inn, Aquarius offers relishing breakfast, lunch and dinner to hotel guests as well as visitors. Fresh catch from the sea are used to create tantalizing American fare. Gorge on a menu of salads, soups, chowder, scallops, California Halibut, Prawn & Clam pasta and more. The clam chowder here, has won awards and has received raving reviews. Key Lime Pie and the Chocolate Blackout Cake offer the perfect ending for your meal.

    175 West Cliff Drive
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060

    »Hindquarter Bar and Grille

    A family steak house which serves regional American cuisine, including grilled sirloins, pepper steaks, slow roasted prime rib, huge T-bones, baby back ribs, half-pound burgers, and fresh seafood. Voted Best Steakhouse in Santa Cruz for eleven years.

    303 Soquel Avenue
    Santa Cruz, California 95060

    »Hoffman's

    Hoffman's bakery and cafe is a great place to enjoy any meal of the day, as they serve up gourmet offerings for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Much of the food is freshly-prepared or baked in-house with special Hoffman family recipes that locals and visitors alike seem to be flocking to. The breakfast menu ranges from home-made omelets to french toast to frittatas, the lunch service is comprised of mostly green salads and gourmet sandwiches on fresh bread and dinner offers a wide variety of steak, poultry and seafood dishes with an emphasis on flavorful dishes and seasonal produce. On top of serving three full meal services a day, Hoffman's bakery is also well-known for their cakes, specially made for weddings, events or private parties.

    1102 Pacific Avenue
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060

    »Sushi Now

    This place specializes in hand rolled, fresh seafood, and vegetarian sushi rolls. Catering is available.

    1130 Pacific Avenue
    Santa Cruz, California 95062

    »Blacks Beach Cafe

    This cafe offers the finest in Santa Cruz and California cuisine, including a variety of fresh salads, seafood dishes, vegetarian dishes, and specialty items.

    1490 East Cliff Drive
    Santa Cruz, California 95062

    »Oswald Restaurant

    A tantalizing American fare given a contemporary twist is what Oswald Restaurant offers its guests. Though the menu offers a limited range of chicken and meat dishes, each preparation is given importance to bring out its rich flavors. On Wednesday, guests can enjoy a sumptuous meal form their prixe fixe menu, replete with an appetizer, entree and dessert. Begin your meal with a Cauliflower Soup or a Frisee Salad, follow it with Vegetable Fettuccine, Roasted Chicken or Arctic Char for your main course. Chocolate Souffle or the Vanilla Creme Brulee gives it the perfect sweet finish. The walls of this restaurant are covered in artistic works by local artists, adding to the elegance of this place.

    121 Soquel Avenue
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060

    »Rosie McCann's Irish Pub & Restaurant - Santa Cruz

    An Irish feast for your palate is what Rosie McCann's Irish Pub & Restaurant has been offering its guests since its establishment in 1996. Staying true to the notion of an Irish pub, Rosie McCann's is a lively place where friends can hang out; live musicians fill the place with their beats while you drown down your beers. Gorge on delicious fares of chicken strips, Irish board, burgers, sandwiches and Rosie's special offerings. With an outlet in San Jose, this restaurant is nestled in the heart of Santa Cruz.

    1220 Pacific Avenue
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060

    »Ristorante Italiano

    An Italian restaurant serving traditional and creative Italian cuisine, including chicken and veal specialty dishes, fresh seafood, vegetarian dishes, homemade soups, pasta, and salads. Full cocktail service is available.

    555 Soquel Avenue
    Santa Cruz, California 95062

    »Pearl Alley Bistro & Cafe

    An eclectic bistro presenting Old World and contemporary European cuisine, as well as a regular menu of regional and cultural cuisine, with all dinners cooked in wood burning ovens or on hot stones. The restaurant also features an extensive selection of wines from boutique wineries.

    110 Pearl Alley
    Santa Cruz, California 95060

    »Soif Wine Bar

    Soif is a restaurant you wouldn't want to miss. Amidst contemporary decor awaits contemporary food, comprising Crostini, tapas, pasta, salmon, risotto, small plates of Chorizo and Meatballs, and plenty of cheeses. In the dessert section, Creme Brulee and Chocolate Mousse are the perfect meal finales. Around 40 wines, including Regis Minet and Reislings from Pfalz, line up the wine-list. Adjacent to the restaurant is the wine store, where you can buy bottles to take home. The service and ambiance leave you happy too, so why wait? Plan a visit today!

    105 Walnut Avenue
    Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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