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Star Bene

Twin Lakes

84% of 507 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

Chefs use local, organic meats and vegetables in homemade pastas, sauce-simmered seafood, empanadas, seared steaks, and creamy risotto

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires May 2, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per table. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. Dine-in only. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Star Bene - Twin Lakes: Italian and Argentinian Dinner Cuisine at Star Bene (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Italian cuisine is often served “family style”–off a platter rotating 50 feet above the diners’ heads, which they can only reach through wits and teamwork. Bond over a meal with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $15 for $30 worth of dinner cuisine, valid Sunday-Thursday
  • $29 for $60 worth of dinner cuisine for parties of four or more only, valid any day of the week

The dinner menu includes clams and mussels sautéed in a garlicky white-wine sauce and served with french bread toast ($12.95). Rigatoni pasta arrives tossed in a four-cheese sauce with shredded radicchio ($15.95). Entree portions of veal piccata simmer in a white-wine lemon-and-caper sauce ($19.95), while creamy risotto mingles in bowls with mixed seafood, white wine, tomatoes, and spinach ($19.95).

Star Bene

The only Argentine-inspired restaurant in Santa Cruz, Star Bene serves “super comfort food,” as described by Christina Walters of Metro Active. Inside the low-lit dining room, which is reminiscent of a beach cottage, servers uncork bottles of Italian, Argentine, and Californian wines to complement swirls of homemade pasta, slow-cooked meats, and diners’ ever-rosier cheeks. Selected as "March Restaurant of Month" in 2014 by Santa Cruz Waves, Star Bene’s chefs use local, free-range meats and organic produce whenever available to create seafood, pastas, and meats complemented by beautifully simple sauces and fresh, stand-alone ingredients.

Tips

84% of 507 customers recommend

Great cozy restaurant. Beef empanada was great as an appetizer. Star Bene salad was very good with a great dressing. Had fettucini carbonara, one of the best I ever had. We also had the farfelle pasta with pesto, also great. Portions were generous so we couldn't finish. So now we have lunch for the next day. Go here with or without Groupon! Reasonable.
Judy S. · June 19, 2016
Great homemade food. Great service
Susan G. · June 17, 2016
Wonderful entrees. Both the salmon and chicken breast was excellent and moist. The sauces were also wonderful and the vegetables cooked to perfection. Will definitely look forward to a return visit
Pamela M. · June 13, 2016
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    Twin Lakes

    21245 E Cliff Dr.

    Santa Cruz, CA 95062

    +18314794307

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