515 Kitchen and Cocktails
515 Cedar Street – 425-5051

Welcome to the 515 – Welcome to the fun The 515 can be a marvelous world of adventure and magic. It can be a much needed romantic get-away for you and someone you love. The 515 can even be a quiet place to meet up with friends and enjoy the best Cocktails that Santa Cruz has to […]

99 Bottles of Beer On The Wall
110 Walnut Ave. – 459-9999

Happy Hour! Monday through Friday: 4pm—6pm Tuesday & Wednesday: 10pm—Midnight Thursday: All Day Long! $3 Off Pitchers $1 Off Pints $1.50 Off 25oz. Mugs $1 Off Wine by the glass $2 Off Most Appetizers (831) 459-9999

Betty’s Eat Inn
1222 Pacific Ave – 600-7056

At Betty’s Eat Inn we guarantee a juicy burger, hot bun and original sauce every time. Add a great salad, sweet potato fries, regular fries or onion rings and your order is complete. Primarily grass-fed, our meat is all-natural with no hormones and no antibiotics. All of our vegetables come from local farmers, are fresh […]

Blue Lagoon
923 Pacific Ave – 423-7117

Happy Hour Every Day 4-9 $4 Anchor Steam Pints and Well Drinks Mon: $5 Margaritas Tues: $4 Well Drinks All Day! Weds: Bands $5 Whiskeys Thur: $5 Captain Morgan Fri: $6 PBR & Jack or Jager Sat: $5 Vodka Rockstar Sun: $5 Kami’s and Cosmos Description We are a daytime bar, and a nighttime Dance […]

El Palomar Restaurant
1336 Pacific Ave – 425-7575

Serving Downtown Santa Cruz since 1983 with unique & fresh Mexican cuisine inspired by authentic family recipes, and 80 different selections of fine tequila! Join us every Monday through Friday from 3:00 to 6:00 pm for happy hour specials on our house margaritas and 100% agave margaritas.

Food Lounge
1001 Center St –

A downtown venue that will feature guest chefs, pop-up dinners and special events. Food Lounge will also feature a lunchtime cafe, occasional marketplace, music and art events, beer and wine tastings, and event rentals.

Hula’s Island Grill and Tiki Lounge
221 Cathcart – 426-4852

Santa Cruzans have long felt an affinity with Hawaii. Linked by the Pacific Ocean, and harboring a connection to the Pacific Rim, we share a laid-back openness, love of sand and surf and a strong community spirit. Hula’s has been celebrating those values in the Monterey Bay area for the past eight years. The creation […]

Lúpulo Craft Beer House
233 Cathcart St. – 454-8306

Lúpulo (Loop-oo-low, which is Spanish for hops) is a craft beer restaurant, tasting room, and bottle shop in downtown Santa Cruz, owned by husband and wife team Stuyvie Bearns and Noëlle Antolin. The tasting room and restaurant has 16 constantly rotating taps, over a hundred bottles to take home or try on premise, and a delicious tapas-inspired […]

Mobo Sushi
105 River St South – 425-1700

Serving Santa Cruz “Mind Altering Sushi” since 1988. Enjoy house specialty sushi rolls and sashimi, daily specials, and endless possibilities of custom rolls including vegetarian & vegan options. We offer a full bar, sake selection, and are home to the sake bomb dominos on Friday & Saturday nights!

1209 Pacific Ave – 429-8070

Welcome to MOTIV, located in Downtown Santa Cruz. MOTIV creates a space for “inspired culture”, engaging our passions on many levels. The vital components of MOTIV’s DNA are music, art, food, drinks, politics, social causes and community events. Voted Santa Cruz’s best nightclub, best DJ and best bartender; MOTIV is also recognized for its’ fresh […]