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Ella's at the Airport

100 Aviation Way, Watsonville, CA 95076-2048
+1 831-728-3282
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“polenta” (5 reviews)
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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100 Aviation Way, Watsonville, CA 95076-2048
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Going to the airport for lunch seemed risky, but decided to try Ella's out. Great Choice for lunch. I had the best Pastrami Panini sandwich. The Pastrami was lean and the grilled red bell peppers really made the sandwich flavor full. From the first bite...More

Thank RustyWater
Reviewed 19 October 2018

If you enjoy good cuisine, friendly service and a fantastic view of the Watsonville Airport Ella's Restaurant is for you. Plenty of close by parking. Active full bar. Ella loves to host your group parties. Anything from wedding rehearsal dinners to retirement parties. Ella can...More

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We had yet another GREAT meal, fantastic service and a wonderful time dining at Ella's. We think about going elsewhere for dinner (to Santa Cruz for other places we have enjoyed in the past) but continue to find Ella's better, more convenient and ALWAYS the...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful relaxing dinner at Ella's. I enjoyed a few pieces of bread before dinner. I ordered the rack of lamb no starch extra veggies. The lamb was very tender and flavorful and the preparation and presentation was perfect. I thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank luvw
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Love Ella’s. Her food is spectacular, right at Watsonville Airport. Brick oven pizzas are to die for and the salads are so fresh. A must visit if you are in the Watsonville area. Lovely patio to enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner.

Thank Sunnie000
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We had heard that this was a great place, both for the food and the atmosphere. We were not disappointed. I like the set up: a full bar, casual dining spot, and a fine dining area. The view is obviously the airport and can best...More

Thank don g
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Ella has made this restaurant perfect for both elegent destination dining, or a quick satisfying meal in between flights. The bar menu and the menu presented in-between lunch and dinner are amazingly delicious and very affordable. The side dish of meatballs and garlic bread alone,...More

Thank Coastal-Butterfly
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had a great breakfast yesterday morning. It was great, mostly custom ordered egg, french toast, fruit. The scrambled eggs were perfect.(had to do) The fruit was really fresh. A great experience. We were in and out of planes just in front of the resturant...More

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 22 August 2018

LOcation is fun and outside patio is nice to sit in. The food is a bit pricey for the quality. Some items are better than others. Potabello mushroom was pretty good, but polenta was rather grainy. For $20.00 and no sides, I thought it a...More

Thank Kerryloves2travel
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

This is an OUTSTANDING restaurant and it also happens to be at the Airport where you can watch airplanes come and go! Or like us you Fly In, Land, Dine, and then Takeoff and Fly Out! We really enjoyed the fabulous Tri-Tip Sandwich and the...More

Thank Larry-Crystal
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Harry B
4 August 2015|
Response from Ella K |
We are open Tuesday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 9am to 9pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Aviation Way, Watsonville, CA 95076-2048
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Watsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 831-728-3282
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