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Linda's Seabreeze Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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542 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3421
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
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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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly service. Yummy breakfast fare. The wait staff and (I think the owner) rounds on customers frequently. They are very attentive to needs. The order turn around is quick! They make their own muffins and they are delicious. Only caveat, "cash only". Kind of a bummer we didn't see any signs posted. ( correction: there was a small sign posted... More 

Thank Akibomb
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very fresh food, excellent, relaxed atmosphere and large portions. My husband had breakfast and I had lunch and we both had food to take with us as the portions were large. Remember to take cash or checks as they don't accept credit or debit cards.

Thank Libbie F
Santa Cruz, California
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142 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always wanted to try this restaurant, but there is always a huge line outside. We went after a long walk and I loved the quaint feeling when you walk in. The server was excellent and we had breakfast and lunch at the same table. I believe the salad was one of the largest portion one in this area.... More 

Thank timteresa0
Salt Lake City, Utah
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59 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

We had the special (tofu scramble with corn, tomato, zucchini, avocado, and basil), my hubs had the tofu fun. The server was super knowledgeable about what can be made vegan-so some of the menu can be veganized. Def recommend!

Thank Istenya88
Oxnard, California
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92 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

What a delightful surprise for the 6 of us - great lunches all around. The salad that comes with our sandwiches was HUGE, fresh and yummy. 2 of us had the stuffed cheese sandwich which had avocado and tomatoes on it. The perfect comfort food. The others had the soup of the day and practically licked their cups. Staff were... More 

Thank gardener4313
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Great food. Easily the best breakfast in Santa Cruz. The omelettes are my favorite, although my wife loves the french toast. The fried potatoes are also very tasty, although I almost always have to take them home to finish later. Daily specials are inventive and delicious.

Thank travelingdoctorMGB
Santa Cruz, Ca
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to this restaurant for more than 20'years and have never been disappointed. The breakfast is the best! The cinnamon rolls are a must have- on Sunday only. My mouth is watering as I write this review.

Thank Shellie60
Denver, Colorado
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

Great food. Good portion size. Cozy atmosphere, and they ONLY take cash. They do have an ATM on site. Cinnamon rolls are fantastic.

Thank Denverite361
North Shore, MA
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

After reading reviews that talked about long waits, I was pleasantly surprised when my daughter and I immediately got a table around 10 am on a Wednesday. Service was prompt and friendly. Menu selections were varied and creative. I ordered the omelet with fresh roast white meat turkey, cheese and avocado. I was offered (and accepted) salsa which was homemade... More 

Thank roadtrippin58
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83 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a hearty, carb loaded breakfast, this is the place in Santa Cruz. We were just passing through during our pacific coast highway drive, and stopped for breakfast. I enjoyed the fresh squeezed orange juice and a zucchini omelette. My husband also shared the bacon waffle, which was good but a little heavy for me.

Thank Lebasi10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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: 831-427-9713

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?