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Zachary's Restaurant

819 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4433
+1 831-427-0646
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“coffee cake” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (23 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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819 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4433
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We loved our breakfast at Zachary's. The ballet at our hotel recommended and we were not disappointed. It was obvious this was a local favorite by the line out the door. The menu had lots to choose from and the bread is made in house....More

Thank ccc8712017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

İt was noon and lunch time when we arriwed the restaurant some ate breakfast, some others ate sandwhiches and burger or salad but everyone was satisfied. The portions were large, and delicious with reasonable prices.And the Service was evet satisfactory so we enjoyed our brunch...More

Thank Ahmet E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Zachary's for breakfast and found the food very good. They have some nice variations on traditional American breakfast. Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank susanfillmore1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had Mike's Mess and Old Fashioned, and they did not disappoint! Servings were huge and the food was delicious. It's still a family run place which is nice to see.

Thank sassmc
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We tried the waffles and they were great. They have so many choices on their menu, it's hard to decide. Every day they have different soups and specials, so make sure you ask for the specials before you decide. It's difficult to get parking, so...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I went to UCSC in the late 1980's and loved Zachary's then. Went back for a visit with my family and am pleased to say I still do. We had a truly fantastic breakfast. Everything was fresh and yummy. My twin boys had pancakes and...More

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Great atmosphere, great food, great service! Have to try the sourdough pancakes yummy!

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Have eaten here lots of times over 30 years. And have never been unhappy until this visit. We went in around 2.00pm so not sure if that was the reason. Had Mikes Mess. My all time favourite was dry could have been reheated not nice....More

Thank nannswede
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Zachary's in down town Santa Cruz. When the locals eat here you no it is good had lunch here food was very good. Chilli is a must. Staff very friendly and chatty. Can get busy so get there early.

Thank davglafferty
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We have been here a few times. It is a great breakfast spot with an excellent and diverse menu. We like the unique pancakes and breads and omelets.

Thank Josh K
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Response from Justusbraz | Reviewed this property |
I'm almost positive I saw mimosas on the board.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4433
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-427-0646
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