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503 Water St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4112
+1 831-332-6122
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good67%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
11 Dec 2015
“Pleasant surprise”
21 Aug 2014
“small place, great food!”
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503 Water St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4112
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

I made a dinner reservation for my wife and myself not knowing what to expect. We were seated immediately upon arriving at a table that was being held for us. The shrimp and garlic ravioli was excellent and the chocolate cake for dessert was very...More

Thank zippo46
Reviewed 21 August 2014

This is a small restaurant on Water St. with great service and an eclectic menu. We have been there several times and have enjoyed not only their specials but have ordered great food off the regular menu. As a special, I really enjoyed their lobster...More

Thank ShadyGrady
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

Great food and service, just the ticket after whale watching, the board walk and the beach. Particularly good music and a polite and helpful waiter.

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 15 July 2014

While YOLO has been open awhile, tonight was my friend Marla's and my first visit. The atmosphere is welcoming. Our server was charming, informative and helpful; she did not hover and she was NOT pretentious (too many are). After a prolonged "I want that -...More

Thank patti b
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Last night was our second visit to "Yolo on Water". We like Yolo for a myriad of reasons. The Chef and staff are very nice, down to earth folks who love what they do. Their food is very fresh and locally sourced. They don't serve...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 27 June 2014 via mobile

Great service. Great food, what else can someone ask for. Very cool atmosphere in the out skirts of Santa Cruz. The waiter was helpful with menu selections. Clean and well kept with great photography displayed Alison

Thank Alison F
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 Water St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4112
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-332-6122
At Focaccia Italian cuisine meets fresh California produce. All our food is made from scratch using the finest ingredients, including fresh local & organic produce. Daily specials showcase seasonal fare. We also feature local & organic wine & beer!
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