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Where Delicious Meets Breathtaking Santa Cruz Restaurants

From sunrise to sunset, Sanderlings Restaurant and Palapas restaurants offer elegant, casual menus with spectacular ocean views—some of the most picturesque Santa Cruz restaurants. Enjoy traditional and contemporary dishes at Sanderlings and authentic Mexican fare at Palapas, all made with the freshest local ingredients. 

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    Sanderlings

    (831) 662-7120

    One of the most picturesque Monterey Bay restaurants, Sanderlings features an award-winning menu featuring traditional and contemporary dishes made with the freshest local ingredients, accompanied by a fine selection of local wines, craft beers, and artisanal cocktails.

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    Indoor and Outdoor Patio Dining:

    Brunch: Saturday - Sunday 10am - 2pm 

    Lunch: Monday - Friday 11am - 5 pm, Saturday - Sunday 12pm - 5pm

    Dinner: 7 days a week 5pm - 9 pm

    *Limited menu available.

    Bar Hours: Sunday - Thursday 11am - 9pm, Friday - Saturday 11am - 10pm

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    Palapas

    Wednesday - Sunday: 11:30am-9:00pm

    (831) 662-9000

    Located in the Shops of Seascape Village, Palapas offers the ambiance and flavors of tropical Mexico. Ocean views are yours from every table inside and outside on our two decks. And all dishes are prepared a la cocina fresca (in the fresh kitchen method), with freshly made sauces, homemade corn tortillas, and fresh local seafood and produce prepared daily. Plus enjoy our full bar stocked with the most extensive tequila list on the Central Coast.

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