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Restaurants in Capitola

The Best Restaurants

Shadowbrook Restaurant 1750 Wharf Rd, Capitola
Shadowbrook Restaurant
American • $$$

Shadowbrook Restaurant

1750 Wharf Rd, Capitola, CA 95010

Great atmosphere and food is amazing. I’ve been to this place a few times for family gatherings. We all enjoyed our food.I removed a star for two reasons. We...

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Reef Dog Deli 311 Capitola Ave, Capitola
Reef Dog Deli
Deli

Reef Dog Deli

311 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95062

Cute cute place! Delish sandwiches! Wonderful staff. Totally recommended when visiting Capital. You won't miss it. It is located near the fire station and...

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  • Superb128 Reviews4.9
Avenue Cafe 427 Capitola Ave, Capitola
Avenue Cafe
American • $$

Avenue Cafe

427 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Very friendly and helpful staff. Food was good not great. Opted for the Capitola Chaos. Girlfriend had the Chorizo Benedict. Mine's needed seasoning. She...

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  • Superb246 Reviews4.6
East End Gastropub 1501 41st Ave Suite I, Capitola
East End Gastropub
Gastropubs • $$

East End Gastropub

1501 41st Ave Suite I, Capitola, CA 95010

I just had the absolute most delightful dinner here. Honestly, five stars for the broccolini and go eat it and I could leave it there. I'll be thinking...

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  • Superb258 Reviews4.5
San Marcos Charquito Tacos y Tortas 718 Capitola Ave, Capitola
San Marcos Charquito Tacos y Tortas
Mexican • $

San Marcos Charquito Tacos y Tortas

718 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Doesn't look like you'd get the best food in Capitola, CA. It's simple clean and anyone and everyone; staff member kind,courteous, friendly and...

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  • Superb228 Reviews4.5
Mijo's Taqueria 200 Monterey Ave #2, Capitola
Mijo's Taqueria
Mexican • $

Mijo's Taqueria

200 Monterey Ave #2, Capitola, CA 95010

We first tried Mijo's because we were looking to have a taco bar for 95 people at our wedding's welcome party. We absolutely loved what we tried, so...

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  • Superb217 Reviews4.5
Margaritaville 231 Esplanade, Capitola
Margaritaville
Mexican • $$

Margaritaville

231 Esplanade, Capitola, CA 95010

Fell in love with Capitola Village and this great little restaurant. Everything we had here was delicious! Chips and salsa were so warm and fresh. Drinks were...

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  • Superb366 Reviews4.4
iCrave 1601 41st Ave, Capitola
iCrave
Creperies • $

iCrave

1601 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Extensive bubble tea menu and huge, shareable-optioned sweet or savory crepes in a great variety of flavors. We had one with coconut ice cream, bananas and...

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  • Superb174 Reviews4.5
Trestles Restaurant 316 Capitola Ave, Capitola
Trestles Restaurant
American

Trestles Restaurant

316 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Wanted to try this place out for some time and finally had the opportunity to do so.Keeping it short bc there is not much to say other than this place has...

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  • Superb93 Reviews4.7
Roux Dat Cajun Creole 3555 Clares St Suite G, Capitola
Roux Dat Cajun Creole
Cajun/Creole • $$

Roux Dat Cajun Creole

3555 Clares St Suite G, Capitola, CA 95010

What a treat! The owner made me a Crescent City Po Boy (half shrimp, half oysters) and a side of Maque Choux. My buddy got the Jambalaya. Gambini's...

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  • Superb252 Reviews4.4
Left Coast Sausage Worx 107 San Jose Ave, Capitola
Left Coast Sausage Worx
Hot Dogs • $

Left Coast Sausage Worx

107 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

DELICIOUS MOUTH WATERING, juicy,Sausage,great packaging, just all around Awesome, you have to go find out for yourself, just don’t miss out. Thanks Josh!...

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  • Superb85 Reviews4.7
Caruso's Tuscan Cuisine 115 San Jose Ave, Capitola
Caruso's Tuscan Cuisine
Italian • $$

Caruso's Tuscan Cuisine

115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Hands down the best Italian place in the Capitola/ Santa Cruz area. It gets pretty crowded on Friday nights and on the weekend since the place is rather small....

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  • Superb178 Reviews4.4
LittleKoe's Beach Bites 115 San Jose Ave Suite H, Capitola
LittleKoe's Beach Bites
Health Food

LittleKoe's Beach Bites

115 San Jose Ave Suite H, Capitola, CA 95010

This was the perfect Italian food experience. The food was excellent. The environment is quaint and cozy. Great service! Friendly greeting! The owner was our...

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  • Superb69 Reviews4.7
ROBBIE'S SANDWICHES 3555 CLARES ST SUITE TT, Capitola
ROBBIE'S SANDWICHES
Sandwich Shop

ROBBIE'S SANDWICHES

3555 CLARES ST SUITE TT, Capitola, CA 95010

It's alright, 3 stars for the sandwich 5 for the service. It's cheap which is nice but there is nothing special about it, I'll probably stick to...

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  • Superb75 Reviews4.5
Pizza My Heart 2180 41st Ave, Capitola
Pizza My Heart
Pizza • $

Pizza My Heart

2180 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

A big slice of pizza and your choice of a shirt for $8+tax! Their slice is the size of a Costco slice so pretty worth it! I've tried a few different...

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  • Good274 Reviews4.2

American Restaurants

American in Capitola
Shadowbrook Restaurant 1750 Wharf Rd, Capitola
Shadowbrook Restaurant
American • $$$

Shadowbrook Restaurant

1750 Wharf Rd, Capitola, CA 95010

Great atmosphere and food is amazing. I’ve been to this place a few times for family gatherings. We all enjoyed our food.I removed a star for two reasons. We...

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  • Superb416 Reviews4.6
Avenue Cafe 427 Capitola Ave, Capitola
Avenue Cafe
American • $$

Avenue Cafe

427 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Very friendly and helpful staff. Food was good not great. Opted for the Capitola Chaos. Girlfriend had the Chorizo Benedict. Mine's needed seasoning. She...

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  • Superb246 Reviews4.6
Trestles Restaurant 316 Capitola Ave, Capitola
Trestles Restaurant
American

Trestles Restaurant

316 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Wanted to try this place out for some time and finally had the opportunity to do so.Keeping it short bc there is not much to say other than this place has...

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  • Superb93 Reviews4.7

Pizza Restaurants

Pizza in Capitola
Pizza My Heart 2180 41st Ave, Capitola
Pizza My Heart
Pizza • $

Pizza My Heart

2180 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

A big slice of pizza and your choice of a shirt for $8+tax! Their slice is the size of a Costco slice so pretty worth it! I've tried a few different...

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  • Good274 Reviews4.2
Pizza My Heart 209 Esplanade, Capitola
Pizza My Heart
Pizza • $

Pizza My Heart

209 Esplanade, Capitola, CA 95010

Had two slices on the beach. Thin crispy crust. Had a deal for a tshirt and a slice for 7.00 usd. The pesto was so wonderfully garlic filled. The large veggie...

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  • Good197 Reviews4.1
Village Host Pizza & Grill 819 Bay Ave, Capitola
Village Host Pizza & Grill
Pizza • $$

Village Host Pizza & Grill

819 Bay Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

I heard about Village host from some gentleman who are working on our apartments. They really liked Village host and I had never heard about them. So I tried...

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  • Good125 Reviews4.1

Mexican Restaurants

Mexican in Capitola
San Marcos Charquito Tacos y Tortas 718 Capitola Ave, Capitola
San Marcos Charquito Tacos y Tortas
Mexican • $

San Marcos Charquito Tacos y Tortas

718 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

Doesn't look like you'd get the best food in Capitola, CA. It's simple clean and anyone and everyone; staff member kind,courteous, friendly and...

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  • Superb228 Reviews4.5
Mijo's Taqueria 200 Monterey Ave #2, Capitola
Mijo's Taqueria
Mexican • $

Mijo's Taqueria

200 Monterey Ave #2, Capitola, CA 95010

We first tried Mijo's because we were looking to have a taco bar for 95 people at our wedding's welcome party. We absolutely loved what we tried, so...

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  • Superb217 Reviews4.5
Margaritaville 231 Esplanade, Capitola
Margaritaville
Mexican • $$

Margaritaville

231 Esplanade, Capitola, CA 95010

Fell in love with Capitola Village and this great little restaurant. Everything we had here was delicious! Chips and salsa were so warm and fresh. Drinks were...

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  • Superb366 Reviews4.4

Fast Food Restaurants

Fast Food in Capitola
A&W Restaurant 2120 41st Ave, Capitola
A&W Restaurant
Fast Food

A&W Restaurant

2120 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

It was a good idea having KFC and A&W combined. I enjoyed having the choice between the two places or a little of both. I went with three chicken strips...

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  • Good20 Reviews4.2
McDonald's 1760 41st Ave, Capitola
McDonald's
Fast Food • $

McDonald's

1760 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

I haven’t had a messed up order from here in a LONG time and most recently every time I go they’re always very friendly and fast. Definitely better service...

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  • Average180 Reviews3.1
Burger King 2001 41st Ave, Capitola
Burger King
Fast Food • $

Burger King

2001 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

After going to a competitor and being ignored completely , This place took order right away , was hard to understand with the accent . Order was perfect...

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  • Average162 Reviews2.6

Seafood Restaurants

Seafood in Capitola
Fish Lady 700 Bay Ave, Capitola
Fish Lady
Seafood

Fish Lady

700 Bay Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

I am very satisfied with my choices at the fish lady. I can vouch for the freshness of their king salmon and scallops, items that I purchase on a regular...

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  • Good95 Reviews3.9
Wharf House Restaurant 1400 Wharf Rd, Capitola
Wharf House Restaurant
Seafood • $$

Wharf House Restaurant

1400 Wharf Rd, Capitola, CA 95010

Cosy little restaurant at the end of the pier.Pricing surprisingly good, food is haute cuisine, but all the fish is quite fresh and besides the fact that most...

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  • Good186 Reviews3.9
Zelda's on the Beach 203 Esplanade, Capitola
Zelda's on the Beach
Seafood • $$

Zelda's on the Beach

203 Esplanade, Capitola, CA 95010

great location on the beach with plenty of umbrellas and heaters once the sun went down. Quick and attentive service, better than expected food and drinks....

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  • Good524 Reviews3.8
ROBBIE'S SANDWICHES 3555 CLARES ST SUITE TT, Capitola
ROBBIE'S SANDWICHES
Sandwich Shop

ROBBIE'S SANDWICHES

3555 CLARES ST SUITE TT, Capitola, CA 95010

It's alright, 3 stars for the sandwich 5 for the service. It's cheap which is nice but there is nothing special about it, I'll probably stick to...

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  • Superb75 Reviews4.5
Erik's DeliCafé 1475 41st Ave, Capitola
Erik's DeliCafé
Sandwich Shop • $

Erik's DeliCafé

1475 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

I cannot believe my good fortune in finding this Erik’s. There are 3 young women who work here, and one is more courteous and competent than the next....

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  • Good106 Reviews3.8
TOGO'S Sandwiches 1955 41st Ave Ste. A3, Capitola
TOGO'S Sandwiches
Sandwich Shop • $

TOGO'S Sandwiches

1955 41st Ave Ste. A3, Capitola, CA 95010

The sandwiches at Togo's were really fresh. The bread, roast beef, cheese, everything tasted great. Ordering through the tablet was really easy. You can...

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  • Good90 Reviews3.6

Japanese Restaurants

Japanese in Capitola
Miyako Japanese Restaurant 1820 41st Ave G, Capitola
Miyako Japanese Restaurant
Japanese • $$

Miyako Japanese Restaurant

1820 41st Ave G, Capitola, CA 95010

Delicious sushi right by our hotel room in Capitola. We got rainbow roll, spider roll, tuna nigiri and some miso soup. It was all fresh and well prepared. We...

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  • Superb128 Reviews4.3
Sushi Garden 820 Bay Ave, Capitola
Sushi Garden
Japanese • $$

Sushi Garden

820 Bay Ave, Capitola, CA 95010

I was visiting the area and looked up sushi near me and found this gem. Service was great and the food was spot on. Definitely will be back when I'm in...

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  • Good237 Reviews4.2
KAITO 1855 41st Avenue Food Court In The Capitola Mall, Capitola
KAITO
Japanese • $$

KAITO

1855 41st Avenue Food Court In The Capitola Mall, Capitola, CA 95010

We used to visit Santa Cruz a lot and Kaito was always the default when we don’t know what to eat. I love spicy garlic ramen specifically. But we haven’t...

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  • Good177 Reviews3.8