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1104 Ocean St, Next to Marianne's Ice Cream, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2819
+1 831-423-6131
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05:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 05:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 06:00 - 23:00
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Santa Cruz, California
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34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend suggested we meet here for coffee when I was passing through Santa Cruz, and what a find! I hadn't noticed it before -- perhaps my eyes were focused on Marianne's, the delicious ice cream parlor next door! The atmosphere is a very friendly one -- I was welcomed as if I were a regular. It's cozy and sunny... More 

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La Mirada, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Choose from SO Many drinks! Friendly staff, great service. Good hustle on the drinks too. Wish they had WiFi, but I'll still come here anyways.

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Thank chris221gm
Rubythief
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes at night you want a good chai or espresso drink. Fins is there. It has some pre made sandwiches, desserts,fruit,shakes as well the servers are always friendly. A down side for some travelers is no wi-fi. I enjoy the simple pleasant atmosphere

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Thank Rubythief
San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 November 2016

No complaints. Great service, really great price for the product. healthy snacks for a great price as well.

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Thank topshelfdussiaume9
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Very good espresso and pastries. Overall espresso in Santa Cruz (including Lulus) is on the smokey side of taste.

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Thank Page G
San Jose, California
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Beyond the great coffee drinks and pastries, the staff makes everyone who comes in feel like a long time friend. One of my personal favorites is the Mexican Mocha but the espresso drinks are also top notch. They have different pastries for everyone's tastes. The staff treats everyone has a friend, even though they have never met before. They know... More 

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Thank Ron L
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

This coffee shop happened to be across from the Inn husband and I stayed at, I got the Zebra it was very good. Prices are compared to your local Starbucks. Great surprise found in the city.

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Thank Justlynn J
Arcadia, California
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67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Great coffee,Stayed one night across the street hit Fins next A.M. Wow better than expected service and really friendly locals. We pass thru Santa Cruz often,and never bothered to stop.Get's a lot of A.M. traffic which means Fresh! If your on Ocean and wan't a good cup of coffee this is worth a try. I will be back in June... More 

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Thank MWM1958
Santa Cruz, California
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

On the go - Good place to get in and out. Even have grab and go breakfast or treats. Friendly. Good place to have a small meeting.

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Thank D E
Santa Cruz, California
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The perfect location on Ocean St means that I can easily stop in (ample parking), grab my sacred special treat, the lighthouse latte with soy, and then get onto wherever I'm heading. Staff is so nice, always, absolutely always. Try the lemon bar, if you stay, delicious. The outside seating while small is perfect if I want to spend a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, American
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
05:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 23:00
Thursday
05:30 - 23:00
Friday
05:30 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 Ocean St, Next to Marianne's Ice Cream, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2819
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-423-6131
Description
Corner of Hubbard and Ocean Street

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?