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) #3 of 26 Restaurants in Soquel ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American
2400 Porter St, Soquel, CA 95073-2417
+1 831-476-6260
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (6 reviews)
“burger” (20 reviews)
“carrot cake” (4 reviews)
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2400 Porter St, Soquel, CA 95073-2417
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the Tuesday special. The crispy fish sandwich. It was delicious. Next time I need to share though, because the portions are generous. I didn't finish my sandwich and only ate 3 fries. The others in my group (12of us) all had similar experiences....More

Thank mikeandnora
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I love to come here for a quick bite to eat. You have to stand in line, but it's quick and self serve. Every single item on the menu is great and the food is fresh and hot. It's very casual, so you can take...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We arrived in between lunch and dinner, but place still very busy on a Tuesday. You order via a queue line from a menu in front of you just like a fast food restaurant. Menu is a pretty good variety of options with dinners and...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Carpo's is just SO. GOOD. The salad bar alone is delicious and the fresh bread that you get with it is always so soft and yummy. Our favorite thing is the seafood kebab with their fantastic pasta and fresh steamed veggies. It's hard to branch...More

1  Thank ricefluff
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a perfect place to dine outside on a nice day. The food is ALWAYS good and prepared to order. They have a big salad bar and some of the best pies on earth. SAVE ROOM FOR PIE

Thank scmiketravels
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Food is ordered and picked up at the window. Restaurant is comfortable. Salad bar is fresh and food is good.

Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I've been going to Carpos since 1982! So to say I've never had a bad meal is saying something! It's very true though! The other afternoon I tried something new for me and I finally can say something was the best I ever had! It...More

1  Thank Rachell S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Fresh Clean great selections on salad bar, other foods from grill burgers and such are good. Pies are great. Nice selection casual place. No table service. It is well worth going and checking it out.

Thank catc0x
Reviewed 25 September 2016

My family goes to Carpos at least once a month, due to their superior burgers and great salad bar. We like to add things to our burger. Nice that they have 20+ other things you can order, in case you are not in the mood...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Been going to Carpo's for 20 years! Fresh, well prepared food to satisfy all kinds of customers. Great salad bar and generous desserts that are delicious too!

Thank limcandr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 Porter St, Soquel, CA 95073-2417
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Soquel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-476-6260
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