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Solaire Restaurant + Bar

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611 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4005
+1 831-600-4545
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
611 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4005
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The service took over an hour and twenty minutes. It wasn’t the waiters fault he was apologetic and attentive when he has time to breathe. They didn’t have enough waiters on for the shift and the food took forever to get out of the kitchen....More

Thank Tim N
Reviewed August 25, 2017

We had a lunch - breaded fish and french fries. I have to say that the food was really bad. The waiter brought the wrong dish and didn't even recognize what he had brought. The whole experience was so bad it was too risky to...More

Thank millvalle
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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

This was the last stop of our 10 Day road trip on the Pacific coast highway. We were exhausted and had finished a Long tour of the Winchester museum in San Jose. We checked in at hotel paradox and sat by the pool at Solaire...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2017

Location is handy for business meetings and generally quiet, so you can have a conversation in a normal tone of voice without shouting. Food is great, service is very attentive. Remember your sunglasses if you want to sit outside by the pool. There are enough...More

Thank Betty L
Reviewed May 2, 2017

The Solaire is the in-house restaurant at the Paradox hotel. The place is very nicely appointed, great ambience. The staff are very friendly and accommodating. The menu is void of any traditional fare, consisting of the chef's take on some familiar dishes, looking vaguely like...More

Thank Mikel B
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

The people giving this place high ratings have no palate or are pawns. To say this place is good is as big of a stretch as saying California is on the East Coast. The $32 halibut special I had tonight was so dry it was...More

Thank Jmp1948
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Solaire is one of our favorite restaurants in Santa Cruz, The food is consistently excellent and the charming space is pleasant and relaxing.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Located inside the Hotel Paradox (Marriott Autograph Collection property), this trendy spot has an innovative twist on familiar dishes. The clam chowder came with clams in the shell, bread/flatbread came with a horseradish cheese spread, and the iceberg lettuce wedge was adorned in crisp shallots....More

Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed December 27, 2016

This is at the Hotel Paradox and we had breakfast 2 mornings. The food was great and the service was wonderful. The menu looked great for dinner, but we were busy all day and night. Only got to visit the bar for night caps. Great...More

Thank Robert95765
Reviewed November 7, 2016

By far the best meal I ate in Santa Cruz was the restaurant Solaire in the Hotel Paradox. New menu was released Friday and was innovative and varied. The octopus starter was incredible, as was the pear butterscotch pudding dessert. I had the sirloin as...More

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Jim S
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Response from Robert M | Reviewed this property |
I typically turn to Google for questions about contact information, so I've Googled it for you: Solaire Restaurant + Bar 611 Ocean Street Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Phone: 831-600-4545
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-600-4545
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