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“Great Thin Pizza” 4 of 5 stars
Review of La Posta Restaurant

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Ranked #38 of 357 Restaurants in Santa Cruz
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Murray
Santa Cruz, CA
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Great Thin Pizza”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Ambiance is warm and inviting. I love their thin crusted pizza
and the antipasto platter. The pasta are made on the premises
and the offering changes nightly. They have a Wednesday night 3 course special that's a terrific deal

Visited January 2013
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English first
Berkeley, California
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104 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Italian Feast”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

Parking (to the left of the building if you are facing the restaurant) is in the rear for free or on the street for a fee; service was OK and the food was very good. Check the menu before going as it can get eclectic and picky eaters will default to the 4 cheese pizza.

Visited December 2012
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Belmont
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119 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Fresh food at its best”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

If you enjoy fresh, innovative Italian food in the Santa Cruz area, then you must dine at La Posta, on Seabright Ave. Amazingly fresh-tasting thin crust pizzas, good Italian wine, delightful desserts. A great little neighborhood gem. Best food in Santa Cruz. Tuesday evenings they have a great family special.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank RosalieBelmont
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Tadley, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“fantastic food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

We chanced upon this place by accident on our way back from a day at Santa Cruz boardwalk. After a day of passing kiosks selling deep fried everything, this place was like a breath of fresh air. The menu on offer is not huge but then than that tells you that everything is freshly made. They made up a special pasta for my 8 year old as they didnt have a childrens menu. The food was the best Italian I have tasted in a long time. I had pasta with Nettles included in the ingredients. Fantastic!!!!

  • Visited July 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank JANETTT7
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Portland, Oregon
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86 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Very Authentically Inventive Artisanal Italian Cuisine in a Charming Old World Setting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

We were so pleasantly surprised here for an early dinner after a long afternoon on the beach. Wonderful Italian wine list with many by the glass. Lovage Papardella with Veal Ragu. Saffron Canalonni with Braised Lamb and Toasted Pine Nuts. Shaved Squash Salad. But the item that really impressed was the special pizza with sliced fresh black figs, fresh mozzarella, spec, saba & baby arugula. Terrific!

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Thank WillametteEscapee
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