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Hole In the Wall Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, South American,
257 Center Ave, Aptos, CA 95003-4436
+1 831-685-0210
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“plantains” (3 reviews)
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American, South American, Central American
$$ - $$$
257 Center Ave, Aptos, CA 95003-4436
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is, indeed, a little hole in the wall restaurant which strives to provide you good, reasonably priced food. It's small, so don't come on a Sunday morning if you're in a hurry because usually there will be a wait. But during the week, or...More

Thank JoanneE837
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

When I saw papusas, plantains and eggs on the menu I knew I had to have breakfast at this place before hitting the beach. We were there right when they opened, which was perfect because the place filled up pretty quick. And the food took...More

Thank JeepneyGirl
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I was hungover and chose the Hangover Scramble. Eggs, potatoes, and everything else! It was just what I needed.

Thank Armando T
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I had a fabulous breakfast here last week. Not very crowded, great Salvadoran Papusa with eggs and a pancake. Everything g was fresh and delicious.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with friendly locals. Papusas with carnitas were amazing as well as the bacon! Mimosas and Bloody Mary's were top notch and the waitress even remembered our order from days earlier! Would make it out regular spot if we were lucky enough to live...More

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 16 April 2017

If you’re looking for a funky spot that emotes classic Aptos, this is your place! We landed here for breakfast and were pleasantly surprised. The menu has a great selection of waffles, French toast and omelets to pick from along with lots of other unique...More

Thank casilva54
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I stay close by when in town and have breakfast here often. The food is good with good service , never been disappointed with service or food.

Thank esnewton2012
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Spent a few days for business at Aptos, and I wanted a locally owned family restaurant for breakfast. Hole in the Wall didn't disappoint. The menu has a wide variety of brunch/breakfast items to choose from. I asked what's popular, and the chef's niece recommended...More

Thank Jojo S
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A unique little Salvadoran restaurant that serves delicious Latino breakfasts. In addition to omelettes and huevos rancheros there are plátanos and pupusas and other unique offerings. It is very small inside with an outdoor seating area but when we went it was rather cold and...More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The food is really good here but the down fall is the service. They are short on servers. I recommend this place for the food but prepared for a little wait.

Thank Mike P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, South American, Central American
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Center Ave, Aptos, CA 95003-4436
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-685-0210
This is a small breakfast restaurant in Aptos, CA. They have people waiting to be seated. The servers are knowledgeable & helpful.95003
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