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“Awesome!”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Surfrider Cafe

Surfrider Cafe
Ranked #28 of 369 Restaurants in Santa Cruz
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
San Diego, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Awesome!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2013

We loved this place - the three of us each had a different burger: veggie, fish and meat. All three were great - cooked perfectly with great fries. The salad was totally delicious. Service was friendly and swift. Will be back next visit.

  • Visited March 2013
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San Jose, California
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80 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“try the avocado fries!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2013

Such a cute little place! We had delicious avocado fries (!), a burger, and carribbean pork. the food was all pretty good, the prices were completely reasonable. Would go back.

Visited March 2013
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OKLAHOMA CITY
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79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Onion rings and burgers were great”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2013 via mobile

Enjoyed "the hook" burger -it was awesome. The onion rings and sweet potato fries were delicious. Good music too.

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Thank Imaougirl
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Always great food, always grouchy waitresses”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2013 via mobile

Even the miserable waitresses can't keep me from surf riders burgers. Waiters have always been fine.
Love the skippy burger - the house made sourdough buns make allll the difference.. Thick cut juicy bacon and the fries are great too.

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1 Thank Christinalillian
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Greenville, South Carolina
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82 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Great Place”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2013

Stopped for a burger,root beer float and bowl of clam chowder. All were excellent. The chowder wouldn't pass in New England because of the vegatables but it is very creamy and clam filled. The plain burger was almost perfection. I wish I could have had a beer because the list was excellent. Off the beach and downtown routes but worth seeking out. Service was friendly and efficient.

  • Visited December 2012
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Thank DougP39
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