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Cafe Brasil

) #40 of 298 Restaurants in Santa Cruz $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegan Options
1410 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4739
+1 831-429-1855
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“acai bowl” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Brazilian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1410 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4739
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61 - 70 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2013 via mobile

Fantastic food, service and a comfortable atmosphere! Very satisfied :) the Lozano salsa was so delicious, you must try it.

Thank Donovision
Reviewed 22 October 2013

We love going to Cafe Brasil for breakfast or lunch! Their offerings are unique and everything I've ever ordered has been delicious. Fresh, perfectly seasoned, and just the right portion sizes. Never will you be disappointed.

Thank delcielo2005
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Every time my wife and I visit Santa Cruz, we will always stop by to grab some brunch! The banana pancake here is a must get!

Thank Howard C
Reviewed 4 October 2013

After spending a few days in Santa Cruz eating a lot of tacos and fish, my daughter and I discovered this little local gem on our way home to San Francisco. The food is authentic and has a lot of flavor. The prices are also...More

1  Thank OceanView_415
Reviewed 2 October 2013

I do not want to give a 4-star to Cafe Brasil, because it is not fair to receive lower rating due to no available parking. So I keep it five stars. Many nice surprises Pros: - delicious dishes offered at inexpensive price - fast and...More

Thank Green-Espirit
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Visiting from Oahu we have wonderful Brazilian cafes...Visiting family I have gone their a few times...and everytime I am not disappointed. Thier Acai' bowls are off the charts, The Rancheiros are delightful and just enough, the Breakfast Polenta is my all time fav, the polenta...More

Thank foreversurfgirl
Reviewed 15 August 2013

My son and I were taking a tour at UC Santa Cruz (just up the street) and had less than an hour for lunch. The café already had a long line at 11:45 and I didn't think we would make it. However, despite the laid...More

Thank jf002
Reviewed 3 August 2013

This gem is a favourite of our grand-daughter. It is a no-nonsense, great-food-cafe with a different zing to it. The decor is bazilian/central american, and the menu reflects bazillian tastes without the heavy meat, cf the churascaria which is mostly whar 'Brasil' means in the...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 26 July 2013

The people are awesome and even though its pretty expensive its totally worth it! Had some awesome soup-like dish that I def can't spell but waiting and paying up was totally worth it!

Thank Cashius S
Reviewed 13 July 2013

I was in Santa Cruz for one day on business and my friend said I had to go here. So my husband and I stopped in for lunch. There was a short wait but the place was packed in tight. Despite the close quarters, the...More

Thank uclachexican
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emilygBerkeley
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Response from Nicole N | Reviewed this property |
no reservations required. Just first come first serve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:45
Monday
08:00 - 14:45
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:45
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:45
Thursday
08:00 - 14:45
Friday
08:00 - 14:45
Saturday
08:00 - 14:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-429-1855
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