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Sanderlings Restaurant

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1 Seascape Resort Dr, Aptos, CA 95003 (Sumner Ave.)
+1 831-662-7120
17:30 - 22:00
06:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 14:30
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 14:30
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Pacific Grove, California
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191 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place, excellent food, wonderful attentive service, and great bay views. I was sorry to see that the Sunday brunch buffet is discontinued until mid-May. However , the "Sanderlings Benedict" ordered off the menu was perfect. My wife had the red clam chowder, also delicious. We'll be back here soon.

Thank RickThePick
Watsonville, California
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317 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Took my mom for her birthday lunch with some friends on a Sunday afternoon. We reserved a table by the window for view. Service was friendsly & prompt. On Sunday the menu had choice of breakfast items or lunch plus a specials menu which included some interesting Asian items- Poke Bowl, cellophane noodles and Mexican- fish tacos, ceviche. A few... More 

Thank Kerryloves2travel
San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We had a fantastic family dinner here while staying at Seascape. Though it is pricey, it was really worth every penny! We ordered seafood and it was fresh and delicious. Highly recommend.

Thank stormiecmt
San Ramon, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

My family celebrated my son's graduation from college by going to Sanderlings at Seascape Resort in Aptos, CA We sat outside on the patio and had a spectacular view of the ocean. Some members of our family had the fish and chips which were delicious, and a generous portion. My son and I had the crab cakes which were so... More 

Thank patanderson311
Aptos, California
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64 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I invited friends from out of town for lunch here in December. This is the second year in a row that we've done this. To my surprise and disappointment they had not changed anything on their menu in a year. And the menu is not very exciting. This was supposed to be a "holiday" celebration but the menu was average... More 

Thank Joan B
Pacific Grove, California
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191 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had lunch here at an outside table on a balmy winter day. Sanderlings has a local special lunch for ten bucks, which includes a delicious baby back rib entree with french fries and coleslaw. The ribs were fall-off-the-bone perfect, and the fries and slaw were excellent. This is definitely worth a return visit.

Thank RickThePick
Santa Cruz
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63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

Each year in mid October, Santa Cruz hosts Restaurant Week, where 38 restaurants offer a three-course fixed price menu for either $25 or $35. We try to go to two restaurants; sometimes we go to a restaurant that we have been to before, and sometimes we try something new to us. This year, we went to Sanderlings at Seascape Beach... More 

Thank Erica S
Incline Village, Nevada
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Been here many times and never disappointed. Food is excellent and the service is the best. Great bar and the views from the restaurant are incredible. Everything on the menu is excellent!

Thank Cliff D
Danville, California
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is a nice place to eat, great food and wonderful views of the ocean! They have specials that are so tasty...and everyone is so nice.

Thank Clutzylou
San Francisco, California
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156 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had breakfast here and drinks one evening. The coffee was hot and the omelettes, hash brown and sour dough toast were great. The patio on the outside is a great place to have a drink and enjoy the sunset, although it was overcast the day we were there. The appetizers are very good and although we did not stay... More 

Thank Samosababa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Seascape Resort Dr, Aptos, CA 95003
    (Sumner Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-662-7120

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?