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Linda's Seabreeze Cafe

542 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3421
+1 831-427-9713
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cinnamon rolls” (42 reviews)
“bacon waffle” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (21 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
542 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3421
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The waiting list is long if you don't get here early. We avoid it because of the long lines, but friends brought us here to thank us for hosting them and we liked it very much. Lots of choices to cover the range of breakfast...More

Thank Clover88Live
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious breakfast and luncheon fare. Friendly service. Fairly priced. But beware, this place had lines on weekends! It’s worth the wait.

Thank FoodieRisa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is always a line. We parked elsewhere and walked to the restaurant. The portions are large. Tables are close together. The food was excellent. The cinnamon rolls are amazing. The restaurant does work hard to get people in quickly.

Thank Kelsey1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a quick lunch on the way to Monterey and stopped here by accident. Quality of the restaurant itself and the food was very poor. Nothing fresh and just everything was friend with not much taste.

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I walked 20 minutes from my hotel room to get to this 4.5-star brunch restaurant only to find out that they don’t accept credit cards! I am very disappointed because I was looking forward to breakfast here. So watch out people: LINDA’S DOES NOT ACCEPT...More

Thank Samma H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Love Linda's - so many delicious choices and the best cinnamon roll muffin around. My fav is the Hearts Ahoy with 1 egg scrambled - tis the best!

Thank Toni B
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Linda's Seabreeze cafe is always good. My hubby had the turkey cranberry omelet and it takes you right to a thanksgiving feast any time of year! I had the scramble which was Delicious but hands down I come for the cinnamon bun and eat from...More

Thank jeffnlindar2016
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I've taken my son to Lindas for years. They have the best selection of sides. The best Home made pastries. I love the simple 2eggs with home fries and toast or cinnamon roll. With a side of home made salsa. The service is excellent. If...More

Thank Hcurrier
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

It's hard to find a really good place for breakfast. This restaurant was so good! I had the ham and cheese omelette and my husband has the blueberry pancakes. Big portions and their fried potatoes are yummy too! It's small so you may have to...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome breakfast! Funky little cafe with great home cooked food! Cinnamon rolls are sooo good not too much sweet goopy stuff like some others have. Large portions of food. If you are a light eater you could split a meal.

Thank CaliforniaBeach-Goer
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Questions & Answers
23 January 2017|
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Response from Lucas D | Reviewed this property |
It is not dead silent, but it is definitely quiet enough to have a good conversation.
15 September 2016|
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Response from Labris W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's a small restaurant but is wheel chair accessible :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 542 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-427-9713
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