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515 Kitchen & Cocktails image
515 Kitchen & Cocktails can be a marvelous world of adventure and magic. It can be a much needed romantic get-away for you and someone you love. The 515 can even be a quiet place to meet up with friends and enjoy the best Cocktails t... more
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99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall is a restaurant and pub located in downtown Santa Cruz on Walnut Street. 99 Bottles is a great place to watch a game, with our tasty eats and 45 beers on draft, we know you will enjoy the atmosphere.  We are recen... more
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We are a daytime bar, and a nighttime Dance Club and Live Music Venue. Happy Hour: 4-9pm $4 Well Drinks and Pints of Anchor Steam NIGHTLY SCHEDULE: Tuesday - 90's Night Wednesday - Live Bands Thursday - 80's Night Friday - Live Bands & DJ's Sat... more
With free bocce ball, cheap brews, live music nearly every night and some of the friendliest bartenders around, Bocci's Cellar has become a popular neighborhood hangout. There's also a full restaurant serving lunch and dinner. Dart tournaments and we... more
Callahan's is the place to be around Market Street after going for a long motorcycle ride down Highway 9 back into Santa Cruz. Free pool and great happy hour prices also make it a nice break from the craziness of downtown on a Friday or Saturday nigh... more
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Known for its impressive martini list, including the sinfully delicious Caramel Apple Martini, this upscale bar also has a satisfying beer and wine list. You can also find tasty appetizers to please your late-night munchie craving. Come dance while D... more
6,500 sq foot Nightclub, Full Restaurant and Bar, Game Room and Lounge. more
Learn to partner dance to blues music. Couples and singles welcome. Lesson followed by a dance. A collection of short comedies by modern playwright David Ives in a "cabaret" setting. Come early for desserts and a full bar. Salsa Dance Party. Battle o... more
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Coasters Bar & Grill is the premium spot in Santa Cruz for karaoke, live music, delicious food, good drinks, and great people. Enjoy an ocean view outdoor dining area during the day with tasty bites and entertainment at night. Treat yourself t... more
Perched at the mouth of the Santa Cruz Harbor, the Crow's Nest flaunts a view that dares to be outdone. Happy Hour at the Nest offers great deals on drinks and delicious appetizers. Live comedy on Sunday nights, Monday Night Football parties and live... more
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Refreshing drinks and sunny afternoons on the large open-air deck overlooking the beach must be how this bar and grill got its name. The outdoor tiki bar offers karaoke on Saturday afternoons. After night falls, head inside to enjoy Monday Night Foot... more
The tiny central Santa Cruz bar earns its name from its close proximity to the Courthouse, but it's doubtful you'll see any lawmen there having drinks. Tailored to a younger crowd of boisterous partiers, the Jury Room is also home to the local punk r... more
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Moe's Alley features live music with top national performers from Chicago, New York, California, Texas, New Orleans and more. Patio BBQ - Live Music - Full Bar / Open from 4pm - 2am on Show Days Shows are 21+.  Online pre-sale ends midni... more
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MOTIV is a club in Santa Cruz, Ca. committed to promoting an inspired culture; emerging trends & talent, art, fresh food & an energetic atmosphere. Voted SC's #1 nightclub for the last three years!. more
The sign says "Smokers Lounge"—welcome words to a particular slice of the population. And as it happens, that demographic includes a lot of fun people. Outside the Plexiglass wall that defines the smokers' section (and includes the bar itself),... more
A cool little dive bar with a dart board, and ocasionally live music. Cash only.   more
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The polarity between this humble local spot and its upstairs ab-fab counterpart is clearest on your way out. From the dark and leathery Red Room, a cloud of American Spirit smoke lingers around you, burned into your being; whereas descending the stai... more
Rosie McCann's - Santa Cruz image
A more upscale establishment than most Irish pubs, this restaurant/bar has a tucked-away dance floor where revelers can shake out their worries without disturbing diners in the main room. A long list of mixed drinks, including the Naughty Olivia and... more
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Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing. An award winning, local, certified organic brewery. Yes, we’re proud. With seven flagship ales brewed on premise along with a handful of wildly innovative seasonal beers, hard ciders, draught root beer, and Kombuch... more
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Soif is a Santa Cruz Retaurantm Wine Bar, and Wine Retail Shop providing the opportunity to explore wines in a sophisticated and friendly environment. Our goal has been to provide a comfortable place to drink great wine and eat food that is as good a... more
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One of the newest places to enjoy happy hour or a great dinner in Santa Cruz, Solaire Restaurant + Bar is a true local dining destination offering guests unexpected and offbeat twists on local ingredients and flavors.  Located at Hotel Paradox o... more
South Beach is located on Beach Street directly accross from the Main Beach with ample sidwalk seating and a fun family friendly atmosphere. Enjoy award winning Clam Chowder, Chili, and Specialty Pizza from our Executive Chef. Ten Beers on Tap and a... more
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Pull up a booth and relax in the cozy lounge at the end of Pacific. A trusted favorite for larger groups of fiesta-seeking patrons, Tampico serves up authentic comida and delicious margaritas to start your night off, or in some cases, end it on a goo... more
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The Asti was established in 1937 after being a Speakeasy in the 1920's. Fast forward to today and it is a Santa Cruz staple that always has its fair share of local flavor. Located on Pacific Ave in the heart of downtown, this is one bar in Santa Cru... more
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The Blue Lounge has something for everyone! We have the best and cheapest drinks in Santa Cruz, the friendliest bartenders, three big screen TV's to watch your favorite sports games on, free pool, free music, free foos ball, free darts, free entertai... more
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Pleasure Point is the neighborhood that sets the tone for this neighborhood bar. That explains the wall-mounted surfboards, and should serve as a warning that the good-looking crowd is here to par-tay. A makeover a few years back replaced the ratty c... more
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Most people know the Catalyst primarily as a music venue, but Santa Cruz bar-goers know it's much more than that. Upstairs there's actually a solid dive bar with six pool tables, a jukebox, and even a few arcade games. The Catalyst is a classic venu... more
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The Parish Publick House is a popular West Side of Santa Cruz pub. Featuring live music and an excellent selection of beer, the Parish is also well known for it's great pub food and friendly service. more
The Point Chophouse & Lounge image
The Point Chophouse & Lounge is a neighborhood restaurant and bar where generations of local families and friends meet to celebrate with our selection of good food, draft & bottle beer, local wines and premium cocktails. Happy Hour: Monday -... more
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This bar is a bit out of the way, tucked behind the clock tower off Pacific. Simply put, it is a gamer's delight, with pinball and video game machines lining the walls. Since it's off the beaten path, the drinks are not as overpriced as other bars do... more
Located in Santa Cruz, California and founded by Sean Venus, Venus Spirits is currently producing organic small-batch whiskey, gin, aquavit and blue agave spirits. We build bold flavors that start with organic and locally sourced ingredients. Each ba... more
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West End is a neighborhood eatery that showcases the flavors of a traditional pub with a California twist; using local, fresh and seasonal foods. Our food is cooked to pair perfectly with one of many craft beers and wines.  Our chef brings Frenc... more
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The Watering Hole is an old time dive bar on the west side. Come enjoy great drinks at a happy price, great people, a pool table, or even play some tunes on the juke box. THe Watering Hole consistently televises NFL games during the season and Gia... more