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Michael's on Main

) #5 of 26 Restaurants in Soquel $$ - $$$ , American,
2591 S Main St, Soquel, CA 95073-2407
+1 831-479-9777
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“filet” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, American, Pub
$$ - $$$
2591 S Main St, Soquel, CA 95073-2407
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21 - 30 of 66 reviews

Reviewed August 10, 2015

Celebrating 2 family members Birthdays Sat night Sat inside though later agreed would have been nice outside. I had the filet, served sliced ( done like I like med well) With veges and black rice. Hubby had the pork chop served with potato salad and...More

Thank Beachglass1006
Reviewed July 23, 2015

It started with a warm welcome from LIsa, our server who was both charming and effiecient and was supported with a beautiful outdoor dining area, its menu provided lots of choices at reasonable prices that were tasty and well presented.Had a lovely time and look...More

Thank MarriedWidow
Reviewed June 7, 2015

With a great deck, bar, and music/dance floor area, Michael's on Main is worth a stop while in Soquel. The drinks are good in a beautiful outdoor setting.

Thank Rhett L
Reviewed April 21, 2015

This is a beautiful destination! The food is excellent and quite gourmet but the patio seating is to

Thank Claudia S
Reviewed February 26, 2015

When we entered there were a few people at the bar and a few people sitting in front of the fire place but no host/hostess. Walked around to check out the place and noticed that each dining room and bar had their own fireplace, how...More

Reviewed December 31, 2014

Xmas eve dinner. Not very much holiday lights or coziness inside the restaurant. They should have had an X-mas tree or more decorations. Average ambiance, disappointed. The staff was sort of friendly but not very attentive. (Like they did not want to be there). We...More

Thank Squeekie
Reviewed August 19, 2014

Eat great small plates in the bar while you wait for great local groups to perform. the pizza's are fantastic! It's a long walk from the village, but completely doable if you are sober, or a short ride in a taxi. Groups start around 8pm...More

1  Thank cara f
Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

Had the special soup, summer squash, and the fish of the day, coho salmon. Portions were very large, beautifully presented. Wait staff was attentive and helpful. We sat outside on the deck overlooking on a wonderful evening. I was very impressed by the whole experience....More

1  Thank Tony S
Reviewed July 29, 2014

I went to Michael's with a bunch of high school friends. The atmosphere was surfy with an upscale feel. The live band was good, The food was excellent.

1  Thank Schussener
Reviewed June 10, 2014

This place was recommended by trusted friends with refined palates....we were expecting something good. When we got there it was bar menu only so maybe it was our timing. They told us the dining room was closed but we noticed they opened it for a...More

Thank joni h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2591 S Main St, Soquel, CA 95073-2407
    (Bay Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Soquel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-479-9777
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Nestled along Soquel Creek, our historic property has a creek-side outdoor patio, and our Fireside Dining Room features floor-to-ceiling windows with a wonderful view of the creek. Our menu is based on a simple philosophy. We have americana cuisine. If it has ever washed up on America's shores, you just might find it on our menu! We always have a daily fresh local seafood catch; we also have pasta specialties, steaks, chicken adn vegetarian creations, vegetaria
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