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Erik's Delicafe

1664 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95065-1713
+1 831-462-1919
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“soups” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (9 reviews)
“great food” (3 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
1664 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95065-1713
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the soup selection. I tried the clam chowder. The sandwiches were delicious. I had a roast beef sandwich. The decor and theme was super inviting. But the dining room seems to always be cold. It would be more inviting to eat my nice...More

Thank Kreilynn
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Eriks deli santa cruz is a good choice for grabbing deli style lunch. Good soups, salads and of course drinks. I went with the turkey walnut pesto with a pasta salad and Arnold Palmer. Good stuff

Thank toohuge
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Going to Erik's is tasty, time-after-time. I have been going to Erik's for over 20 years, and I never been disappointed at the consistent quality, taste and value. Sandwiches, soups, and everything you order here is delicious. The setting is old country, warm, friendly and...More

Thank DCDrieberg
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Their menu specifies which items are gluten-free with a green circled "G" next to it, although it warns that there's a chance of cross-contamination. They also offer any sandwich on GF bread (pre-packaged Udi's). I asked them to make my daughter's sandwich on a clean...More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Eclectic and neat is a great way to describe this deli. This resembles an old country store that offers excellent food and good service. The staff is incredibly friendly with the meal being served quickly.

Thank ddmullis
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Just had a great sandwich called "Pilgrim's Progress." One of the best sandwich places I have been 70!

Thank gkauf3
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Erik's is an institution around Santa Cruz, and all the locations make great food quickly at a fair price. There's a discount for Seniors, and best of all: they remember old favorites from their years-ago menus, so you can have a time-machine experience — your...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Grew up in Santa Cruz but I unfortunately moved away long ago but when in town, as I am now, Eriks is at the top of my list for lunch. I love their sandwiches and will try to work my way through the menu during...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We were looking more for a coffee and snack but wasn't available, snacks that is. But the staff was very helpful and offered us alternatives so we had coffee and some very nice toast. If it was lunchtime we would have stopped again. Good stop.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Good sandwiches, good salads, non-fast-food type. Eat in or take out. You order at the counter, pay for your order and it you can pick it up when ready.

Thank dan g
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1664 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95065-1713
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-462-1919
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