Zachary's Restaurant

819 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Business Information

Traditional American

Top Sentiments among Zachary's Restaurant Reviewers

Great Basic Breakfast Tasty breakfast destination Amazing molasses bread Good style fried potatoes Favorite menu items Great eggs Benedict Best burgers Great Oatmeal Molasses toast Amazing Sourdough Pancakes Most breakfast potato dishes

Customer Reviews (11 reviews)


on Citysearch Sep 20, 2009
can be a long wait (more)


on Citysearch Jan 18, 2009
Make your own omelets smothered with great salsa - the stuff every breakfast seeking person wpuld die for. Great food.laid back. Ton of food for the dollar. Check out the molasses and oatmeal bread - just do it"... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 13, 2008
try the mikes mess. its delicious. it can be a little crowded on the weekends but what resturant isnt? i definatly would recommend this for a good cozy breakfast joint. (more)


on Citysearch Jun 15, 2008
Zachary's is a busy but friendly diner. But the wait of any amount is worth it. The Sourdough Pancakes are amazing. I have never had pancakes like this anywhere else. I always share the pancakes and an egg breakfast... (more)

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on Citysearch Feb 04, 2008
I went to breakfast with some friends after walking along West Cliff Drive one morning. Great food, good service, just a little too pricey for my likes. Otherwise it was great! Family friendly, they put up with my one... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 05, 2007
If you are a follower of my reviews you will find that I have mentioned the waitress from Zachary's in my review of Saturn, just down the street. The only pro to that place was that this waitress did not work there.... (more)

Bryn M.

on Judys Book Aug 24, 2005
probably the best place to grab breakfast in downtown santa cruz. as more and more of downtown is getting taken over by chains, it always feels good to go somewhere like zachary's that has been the same for many years.... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 22, 2005
Zachary's is the quintessential Santa Cruz beakfast and lunch experience. Homebaked breads, unique recipes, and real coffee create an unforgettable eating experience. Friendly to vegetarians (Mike's mess sub... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 07, 2004
<b>The Scene</b><br>Zachary's is the type of restaurant that everyone goes to for weekend breakfast. And we do mean everyone. The wait for a table after 9am often approaches an hour, sometimes longer. Free coffee... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 06, 2003
After bringing two rounds of undercooked eggs back to the kitchen, the server had the nerve to tell us without apology or discount that "this chef's no good at cooking eggs." In a brunch restaurant? Really? Please,... (more)
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