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Kiantis Pizza & Pasta Bar

1100 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4415
+1 831-469-4400
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1100 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4415
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met with a large group for Ironman weekend. Outdoor seating was great. Server on top of details. Food was good... not awesome. Entertainment was unexpected and very good!

Thank Baywalk827
Reviewed August 6, 2018

So let me start off with the idea that this place is not awful. It really isn't. There is not much in Santa Cruz that is above par to be honest. So if you are visiting and you are ok with overcooked pasta, loudness and...More

Thank jlhwebgal
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Pasta primavera in basil sauce was outstanding! Caprese piZza Also delicious! Great service. Spinach salad also a hit.

Thank dbwk
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Came here on a Friday for lunch during our holiday in Santa Cruz . The food was so disappointing that it hurt to pay for it . We ordered two kids pastas which were swimming in butter and had water still on them . I...More

Thank Metlock
Reviewed July 14, 2018

We came here for an early dinner. They customized a pasta dish for me and it was very good. I like coming here because it's centrally located and normally you can get a seat outside if nothing is available inside. They have a lot of...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, service - and world class pizza throwers entertain you and your family - right on wonderful main drag of Santa Cruz! Great night out!

Thank SiobhanSamBennett
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

I had half & half pizza. Fiesta & Gorgonzola. Both ere very nice. I had Gluten free base/crust which was ultra thin & tasty. Wife had deep pan shrimp which she liked. Longboard lager was beautiful. Service was ok, nothing special. We had Jasmine who...More

Thank Hiilander69
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Thursday all night happy hour is a nice touch. Sat in the bar area and a little loud, guessing if we were in the restaurant area would be less noisy. Food was good, great sandwich and pasta.

Thank KarenKAFVL
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Wanted to love this place but it just didn't work for the kids in the party, loved the dance show, food was great, but had issues with both the kids meals, most likely would go again but not with young kids. Portions huge felt like...More

Thank Katharine E
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. Perfect for grandchildren - very kid friendly. Excellent grownup food and wine. And what could be better than staff throwing pizza to Donna Summer? Strongly recommend!!!

Thank Sam B
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Amy A
July 28, 2017|
Response from Vivdog75 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can do any pizza gluten free and their is a Kiantis saute that you can order without noodles. Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4415
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-469-4400
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