Walnut Avenue Cafe

106 Walnut Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Customer Reviews (7 reviews)


on Citysearch Feb 18, 2008
I guess there aren't a lot of choices for brunch in downtown Santa Cruz, because this place was packed with a long line on a February Sunday morning at 9:30 am. The food was palatable, but certainly not memorable.... (more)

Amanda L.

on Judys Book Sep 16, 2005
Always packed on the weekends, this is a good place to slip away too some cold, weekday morning when the stale bagel and cup of luke-warm coffee just aren't going to cut it. With breakfast favorites served all day, you... (more)

Virginia G.

on Judys Book Aug 18, 2005
Walnut Cafe is one of the best places in town for breakfest. They offer several delicious plates including pancakes and (my favorite) walnut and banana french toast. Thick slices of french toast are topped with... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 10, 2005
I live in SJ but don't mind the drive to Santa Cruz to get Walnut Ave. Cafe's awesome breakfasts! Their tofu (and regular) scrambles are delicious! My b/friend has their chicken pesto sandwhich & LOVES it. I've tried a... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 21, 2004
I've only been at the Walnut Ave. Cafe once, but keep meaning to go back. It's been a while, so I can't outright refute the arguments about the prices, but I don't remember thinking it was too expensive. The food was... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 18, 2002
Sweet, pretty little place...but they could do better on the portions for the price. Plus it is like pulling teeth to get my coffee refilled in a timely manner and that drives me nuts. Nevertheless, we eat here often... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 13, 2002
I checked this place out for breakfast (which is apparently their most famous attribute) with a friend and my verdict is two-fold. First, the atmosphere was great, we ate outside in the warm summer sun and our food was... (more)

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