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Erik's Delicafe

1664 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
(831) 462-1919
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Ranked #226 of 328 Restaurants in Santa Cruz
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Delicatessen
Most recent review
- Nov 11, 2013
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Chennai
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109 reviews 109 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Warm atmosphere, fast and friendly service and food of great quality! Everything here is made from scratch, always us ng fresh produce and high quality fresh ingredients. Their soups are supposed to be simmered on slow fire and they boast of their family recipe for each and every dish, and they very well deserve it too!! They have soups, salads,... More

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Aptos, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

When I asked for a reuben sandwich, I was told that they microwaved it. This is not the way! The corned beef was fatty. I was told I had to ask for lean (?). Not a place I will ever return. I gave it a couple tries because it is around the corner from my doctor.

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3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Don't go to Erik's expecting a New York or Los Angeles or Chicago-style DELI sandwich. Their bread SUCKS...like Wonder bread variety. It doesn't hold up to a hot meat sandwich. If I knew I HAD to eat there I'd take my own bread...like delicious corn rye (Trader Joe's carries a traditional Jewish rye with body). I was insulted when I... More

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53 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

In the mood for a great sandwich? Try Erik's deli. Huge selection of sandwiches made while you wait and made to order. Salads and other items too. Take out or sit down.

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Aptos, California, United States
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78 reviews 78 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Food is edible...sandwiches have names that purport to be both historical and funny.....but at least it's clean and quick on service. If McDonalds did healthy food....

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Stevenson Ranch
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2012

The menus eclectic, a little something for everyone. Showing the vegetarians love with great food. My carnivore husband enjoyed the turkey pesto as well. The atmosphere is charming in an old rustics way and the service is great.

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metro Detroit
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2010

Great soups, good salads and sandwiches. It's a nice little lunch spot that provides quick service.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2010

It's a PotBelly's type kind of chain deli but with a West Coast twist.

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Marina, California
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2009

Love their sandwiches!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2009

I could always go for some of Erik's goo.

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