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Sanderlings Restaurant

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1 Seascape Resort Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-5854 (Sumner Ave.)
(831) 662-7120
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 2:30 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Salinas, California
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were staying here for a wedding, and mainly ate breakfast, and I must say the breakfast's were good. Nice size portions and fresh. It took awhile to get our food, but they were really busy and they servers were very nice.

Thank Evi_02
Palo Alto, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Breakfast was good. We had pancakes, sausages, bacon! Just the typical breakfast food items. Nothing out of the ordinary

Thank mmahe7456
Chico, CA
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150 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Met family here for lunch. They come often and chose the place as we were also traveling with our dog and the restaurant has a beautiful outdoor seating area that allowed this. Situated on a resort property, the restaurant is located along the edge of lush greenery and nature. The beach is steps away and you can hear the sound... More 

Thank ccinchico
Aptos, CA
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Went to happy hour this evening to find out there is no happy hour prices, AFTER we've ordered and eaten our food. We over heard a couple who apparently go in often, knowing everyone's names, didn't know about the no happy hour prices, as the waitress explained to them, because it was a holiday weekend. I spoke with the manager... More 

Thank PleasantNess
Lodi, California
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

First of all, this restuarant is rather expensive but has the ambiance of a diner. The beautiful views do not make up for the poor service. We ordered a bottle of wine which did not arrive until we finished our salads....with no apology. The food was good, not great. We and another table were the only ones in the restuarant... More 

Thank KatieSueBlue
Santa Cruz
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Beautiful views out over the grounds to the Monterey Bay. Of course, being the central coast of California, there may be fog, which alters the view. But the food is still very good, and beverages are plentiful. Many different locations within & around the facility for seating options.

Thank Sid569
Northern California
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97 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

I have never had a bad meal here. Always very good. Very nice ocean views outside....when it's warm.

Thank CaptainStevers
Los Angeles, California
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

This is a nice place to have lunch or dinner. Lunch menu is not overwhelming, actually quite limited, but everything on it is superbly done. service is mostly great, and being able to sit outside in a nice sunny day under an umbrella in the fresh air and watch the surf below is a treat. Prices are moderate as well.

Thank dan g
Castro Valley, California
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Restaurant is part of the Seascape resort. The restaurant has a full bar and outdoor seating. The food was good and the portions were above average. I had the fish 'n chips (2 large pieces) and my wife had the Reuben sandwich. The batter on the fish 'n chips was nothing exceptional. The reuben was was very good. Expect to... More 

Thank Srprotect
Pacific Grove, California
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154 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We had dinner here. Beautiful venue on a beautiful evening, caught a great sunset over the bay. Food and service are excellent. I had a lamb shank which was perfect.

Thank RickThePick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Seascape Resort Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-5854
    (Sumner Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: (831) 662-7120

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