From Our Editors
A top-rated restaurant in Santa Cruz, Cafetal offers a familiar vibe with a delightful menu that features coffee. It's a popular spot for customers interested in terrific food.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when you want to soak up some of that Cali sun. There's not really a recommended attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the overall price can be a bit on the low side, you won't be sacrificing any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
If you're searching for the perfect spot for a family gathering, it's been reviewed as a great local option for big groups and families with kids. WiFi's available if you're trying to get some work done, and in addition to its convenient take-out offerings, the restaurant even provides catering for events around town.
To sum it all up, Cafetal definitely won't leave you disappointed. The restaurant is easily reachable via public transit, and visitors who drive have access to a private lot nearby.