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Buttery

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702 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2313
831-458-3020
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Santa Cruz, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Buttery has fantastic cakes, and great sandwiches. A favorite for lunch, and special treats to reward myself, or the work team.

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Thank Seadog69
Santa Cruz, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Often use them for our celebrations when getting treats such as cakes and pies. Also have a great lunch menu!

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Thank DnE530
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is incredible. Everything I have tried is fantastic. I love their eggs benedict and their sandwiches. You won't be disappointed. Seating is a bit limited, but they have a bunch of outside tables.

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Thank Billpov
Santa Cruz, California
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at the buttery is always pretty good but at peak times service can be very slow. There are times it has taken more than 30 minutes to get our order at lunch times.

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Thank Old_Porsche_Guy
Santa Clara, California
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235 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very popular place. We came for breakfast, since Aldo's is closed. My husband had a breakfast sandwich and I had 2 poached eggs (they were perfect). There was a constant line while we were there, we had to park at Shopper's Corner, but then when into the grocery store and did some shopping.

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Thank Kelsey1976
Santa Cruz, California
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything is good at the Buttery, whether it be baked goods, a warm drink, or something from the cafe. It's nice to sit outside and have a bite. Be warned, it is a bit pricey!

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Thank A H
Santa Cruz, California
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent foodstuffs! The pastries are delectable! The breakfasts are light but satisfying and they have good coffee and teas.

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Thank stony22
County Antrim
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in Santa Cruz for a special birthday! and my Husband took me for lunch and surprised me by arranging to have a carrot cake made and decorated for me. Fabulous service, delicious food and an amazing cake, oh and a wonderful husband!

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Thank CountyAntrimAlison
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a gift for our pet sitter, we decided to stop by and get a few treats! What a great place!! So many choices, and the quality was outstanding! I ended up with 4 cupcakes, two ciabatta rolls and a loaf of German bread. Everything was fresh and delicious! Will definitely return the next time we're in Santa Cruz!!!

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Santa Cruz, California
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good place to get breakfast, lunch or a mid-day snack. Menu offerings include sandwiches, egg dishes, salads, and much more, with a fine selection of pastries. The Pecan Sandies are favored cookies. The facilities can be tight during the busiest hours, but some outdoor seating is also available. Adequate parking in back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2313
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: 831-458-3020

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?