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Beach Street Cafe

399 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5415
+1 831-426-7621
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
399 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5415
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is bussy, but waiting is worth it. Nice and attentive staff. Good coffee, very good service, awesome food. Totally recomment this place. Resonable prize for being right at broadway

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very hungry after driving so we came here because of TripAdvisor reviews. We each had a cold sandwich 🥪 which was really nice and fresh tasting the bread was soft and it was packed full of salad 👍👍👍 really good value for fresh...More

Thank Natasha E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice food, great friendly staff! Its right there on the beach! What more could you want! I had the clam chowder in bread, it was wonderful, I’m addicted!

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Stopped here for lunch while having a look around, A nice menu and the food was very good, Had good and attentive service too, Reasonable pricing.

Thank Di S
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great service and good food. We had the eggs, toast, and potatoes and they were excellent. Great coffee

Thank tamaram912
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were in town for the Ironman race and we have stopped in the Beach Street Cafe on previous trips to Santa Cruz. They are a reliable cafe with good coffee, good service and a good set of breakfast choices. Don't expect fancy, they are...More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We eat at the Beach Street Cafe every time we visit Santa Cruz. It is small and quaint but the food is plentiful and tasty! It is reasonably priced and has awesome service. Get there early because there is usually a line out the door!

Thank Yvette L
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Early arrival in Santa Cruz with the boardwalk deserted,with only cleaners preparing for the new day. Pleasant surprise to find the Beach Street Cafe open. Might be a wait for a seat when the day is in full swing with tourists. Cafe is small with...More

1  Thank ralphbart
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

So we went here as couples to have breakfast as we enjoyed the beach. It was delicious and plenty of food. I love scrambled eggs with feta and got it. The pancakes were fluffy flavorful and huge. They also serve an absolutely delicious homemade salsa....More

Thank CWat1260
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

A must do if your in Santa Cruz. Amazing venue, on the beach, great service, food and prices in line

Thank Sandra Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 399 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5415
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-426-7621
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