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Pino Alto Restaurant - Cabrillo College

6500 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3119
+1 831-479-6524
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good58%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Apr 2017
“Cooking school for the junior college can be brilliant.”
24 Jul 2016
“Interesting experience”
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6500 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3119
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

The best students of the Cabrillo College Culinary program do a great job. The average students do average work, so hope for the best. Serving both lunch and dinner.

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Pino Alto is a great opportunity to experience great food at a reasonable price. There is even a decent selection of wine, but if you bring your own there is no corkage fee. The servings are plenty and you will not go away hungry. The...More

Thank don g
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Went here for birthday lunch and it was St Patrick's week menu. Fish & chips were good- not too much & nicely fried. Corn beef & cabbage was tasty as well. Irish Soda bread was very good. Dessert was Guinness cupcake ( a teeny bit...More

Thank Kerryloves2travel
Reviewed 12 May 2015

I love this dining experience, It is part of the Cabrillo Collage Culinary program, the Restaurant is open for Lunch during the school year, like right now, It is in the beautiful building the Sesson house, a elegant room with Linen table cloths, fine china...More

Thank Ronne M
Reviewed 18 November 2014

The Pino Alto restaurant is an extension of the Cabrillo College Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management program. Students run the restaurant from kitchen to serving. It is housed in the historic Sesnon House small mansion built in 1911 as a summer home named Pino Alto....More

Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed 2 November 2014

This is a great dining experience for a very reasonable price. Cabrillo's culinary school can really put out some tasty dishes. Had lunch - lentil soup & small salad included with entre- Both well done. lamb pita was nicely seasoned & naan very fresh. Tasty...More

Thank Kerryloves2travel
Reviewed 24 January 2014

This place is so fantastic! I am a cook in a restaurant and I come here for a real treat. I tell everyone I know about Pinot Alto Restaurant and the value is excellent! Remember it is a learning school so the servers are learning.

Thank bav327
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6500 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3119
    (Cabrillo Colleg Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-479-6524
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Pino Alto Restaurant is located at the Cabrillo College in Aptos and serves Italian Fine Cuisine.
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