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Linda's Seabreeze Cafe

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542 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3421
+1 831-427-9713
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6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Santa Cruz, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great home-style food, good service and quantity of food. One of the better breakfast places in town. They serve home made salsa as a condiment....awesome.

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Santa Cruz, CA
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Reliably really good food (breakfast and lunch) in a pleasant cafe atmosphere with great, friendly service. Try the specials (they actually keep a "call me" list for the best ones!). Expect a line for Sunday brunch-- but the crowd is pleasant and patient (bring a book or newspaper if you're not with conversation-prone companions).

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Los Angeles, CA
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370 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK, I've read a few of the other reviews, and perhaps because I live in LA and grew up in NYC, I have little tolerance for the ordinary posing as exceptional for some reason or another (it looks out on an ocean, it looks out on a mountain, it is deep in the woods, etc.). Walk in this place and... More 

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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a tiny, local restaurant that is walking distance to the beach. It is not touristy and is frequented primarily by locals. The staff is super friendly and attentive - Casey took excellent care of us. We did not feel rushed at all and were admittedly "killing time" to avoid a cold house! The food is every bit as... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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345 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and friendly service. Not touristy but more locals enjoying a good breakfast or lunch. Cash only.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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133 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

Stopped for breakfast during our road trip last November and I am so glad we did it. It's a rather small cafe but the service was excellent. Must of us ordered omelettes and they were incredible, super big and delicious. I recommend the turkey omelette, yum, yum :) I dont like they have filter coffee but most cafes in the... More 

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Saratoga, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Our family has a vacation house here and Linda's is definitely our go to breakfast place. The food is great and the staff is very kind. They have a menu that they serve as well as an amazing specials menu. The lines are kind of long to be seated and it can take anywhere from 10 min to 1 hr,... More 

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North Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

Staff are very friendly but had to wait for a long time to be seated. Place is quite small but great food. Every food we ordered tasted fresh and yummy. They only accept cash but price is reasonable.

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Pennsylvania, Usa
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211 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Thanks Tripadvisor for pointing us to an amazing place for breakfast or lunch. The food was plentiful and excellent. The ham and cheese omelette was about 1.5" thick! I had the Greek Scramble which was different and tasty. The potatoes were especially good and well fried. The cinnamon muffins looked amazing. We never would have found this neighborhood place without... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

A great place for breakfast. A well-deserved favorite of locals. Generous portions served in a warm, happy atmosphere. It doesn't get any better than this! Eat here, you won't be disappointed. Cash only but well worth. The savings are passed on to the customers.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 542 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-427-9713

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