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Gabriella Cafe

910 Cedar St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-3802
+1 831-457-1677
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
910 Cedar St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-3802
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very Very pricey for lunch $27 for a little piece of frozen halibut that was cooked around the edges and raw inside..did include mashed potato and veggies that were tasty and properly cooked (had thought I would be paying $19 for my plate) Friend had...More

Thank dmdsligo
Reviewed August 8, 2018

this place is so hidden- it looks like a great place to have an intimate meal and enjoy the privacy of the location- it's been closed evry time i went there but it is beautiful place.

Thank WillS1706
Reviewed July 26, 2018

I've been here a couple of times, and liked everything we ordered. The stand-out, though, was the Caesar salad each time. Perfect dressing: garlic and anchovies prominent, but not over-powering.

Thank stephan t
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Went here for my sons birthday. The service was great and the food really good. We had their oysters, beet salad and their snapper. We also had a few appetizers. Each thing we ordered was fresh, seasoned well and so delicious. Also, they brought lots...More

Thank hob0525
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

We came here with children and grandchildren who are vegans. There are many choices on the menu which changes daily. Brussels sprouts appetizer was outstanding as were the olives. Entrees were squash ravioli, salmon and other pasta dishes. An extensive wine list added to our...More

Thank Lois L
Reviewed December 11, 2017

Lovely and Tasty...Small and cozy,but may feel a bit tight for any big bodied people. Great food and wine. Really happy with all our choices. Just looked at check and it does not name our entree. Pity, because I forgot the names already. Appetizer was...More

Thank ABHIL
Reviewed October 31, 2017

This is a very cute, but very small restaurant with inside/outside seating. They allow dogs in the outside area. We had reservations and were seated immediately. We started with a glass of Prosecco. Our server was nice, but seemed slightly impatient when we delayed ordering...More

Thank Madeline G
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

We ate here recently, but can’t remember anything about our meal. Probably just as well, since food like that is best forgotten. Totally overrated... and to top it all off, the musician who was supposed to play never showed up!

Thank olive2eat
Reviewed October 4, 2017

This cafe is in downtown Santa Cruz. There are metered parking on street. There is also a large parking structure about 1 block away, so look for that on a busy day. We were there for Brunch, the food was very tasty except for my...More

Thank Eddie L
Reviewed September 6, 2017

I'm feeling a bit torn about my experience. I made the reservation with a special note that it was our anniversary. When we got there (on the hottest day of the century, I think), there was no acknowledgement of our special occasion, even when we...More

Thank GoddessofWine
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Karen A
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Response from SFTheaterDistrict | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, very casual, although it's a great place for date-night dress-up!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$22
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 910 Cedar St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-3802
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-457-1677
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