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Zoccoli's Delicatessen

1534 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-3903
+1 831-423-1711
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good39%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwich” (30 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (5 reviews)
“bread” (11 reviews)
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Italian, American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
1534 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-3903
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

I've lived in Santa Cruz for 12 years now and have only just discovered this wonderful little deli recently. The selection is great and the offerings are quality, all. The line was nearly out the door yet they serve everyone quickly and efficiently. A terrific...More

Thank EileenM17
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Zoccoli's has been a crowded and popular place for the 30 years I've lived in the area. The prices are reasonable--about $7-8 for most hand-made sandwiches. The drill is to take a number, pick the sandwich from the list of regulars or custom-designed, pay at...More

Thank tcmaycorralitos
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Cannot go to Santa Cruz without getting sandwiches from here. We apparently we are not alone since there is always a line. They have a Castroville Italian sandwich that is to die for. Real good, chewy sourdough bread, assorted meats and cheese and the crowing...More

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Stop in here to pack goodies for a HWY 1 drive. Great sandwich selections. Many beverage offerings. Brownies are wrapped to travel and tasty. Have some hot entrees, too. A local favorite that brings you back.

Thank Momsfav
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Ordered the Mediterranean and Castroville Italian for a picnic lunch and they were fabulous! Yes you might have to wait a bit but worth it!

Thank MAC_LA1
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Great Deli, For people from So Cal it's like Claros without the market. The smell alone walking in says it all.It's one of those places you want to try something new every time. Like any deli or bakery take a number. We ate outside fun...More

Thank MWM1958
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I frequent this place quite often, as one of the places I work is across the street. If you can beat the lunch/dinner lines, you're set. As with many other places, I like to experiment with different sandwiches from time to time. I want to...More

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Best sandwiches in town. The Castroville Italian is my favorite, but you reall,y can't go wrong here.

Thank Jules V
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Amazing Italian Deli, from working in DOWNTOWN to just visiting its has always been my stop for a quick sandwich and a really good one. Amazing chicken and pesto. Just amazing

Reviewed 23 December 2015

The sandwiches are delicious, but we also like to pick up cheese and cold cuts from their excellent selection. Good food and good service -- that's why this place is so popular!

Thank olive2eat
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
8:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1534 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-3903
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-423-1711
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