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Zachary's Restaurant

819 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4433
+1 831-427-0646
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“coffee cake” (12 reviews)
“pancakes” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
819 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4433
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big menu, including pick-your-own-ingredients omelettes. And there are lots to choose from. Salsas and muffins du jour. Great taters. All delicious. Friendly waitstaff and efficient kitchen. Great location, so throw a few extra quarters in the meter so you can walk it all off and...More

Thank guyfromdenver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were going to go to another breakfast restaurant and found it closed. So, we ended up at Zachary's and we were so happy we did. Cute restaurant with lots of seating. We did not wait early on a Saturday morning. I had the best...More

Thank Donna S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fairly big place inside so we didn't wait long for a table, you had to walk through the restaurant to sign in at the back which we didn't realize at first so we were behind others who came in after us. Small menu but you...More

Thank exploring9999
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had breakfast here because we heard it was good and the bread was homemade. We were not disappointed!! The toast with the omelets was wonderful. They made my omelet from egg whites, as requested. We also ordered a couple pieces of the "cake of...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for a great breakfast place don't forget to check out Zachary's Restaurant in Santa Cruz. Everything is homemade and fresh. We both had the basic breakfast but they also have a breakfast called Mike's mess. The coffee is also excellent and they...More

Thank nazkar14
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Go, queue, EAT! We had brunch there and loved it. Buzzy place, outstanding service. Bottomless tea/coffee. So so stuffed afterwards!

Thank JesBreslaw
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We came here, sInce my Granddaughter walks by the restaurant every morning and wished she could have breakfast. We brought her two children ages 4 and 10. We were immediately seated and the waiter was very helpful with setup and about choices on the menu....More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Fresh home-made breads, huge choices for omelets and egg dishes and specials each day make Zachary's one of the best breakfasts spots in Santa Cruz. Go early on weekends to avoid a long wait.

Thank Stevej95060
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Excellent. Nothing more to say. Just be sure to walk to the back, and sign in on the waiting list, then help yourself to a cupcake while you wait

Thank SnapshotNewEngland
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We walked from near the pier and some portions of the walk were a bit sketchy. The restaurant’s front window was etched with graffiti and there was graffiti on the trash can in the bathroom. I however didn’t feel unsafe, but did notice it. The...More

Thank w0rkt0travel
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Response from Justusbraz | Reviewed this property |
I'm almost positive I saw mimosas on the board.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4433
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-427-0646
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