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Woodies Café Family Friendly

Woodies Café is the first restaurant you’ll encounter as you walk the Santa Cruz Wharf. Come on in and explore our family-friendly fare. Fast, casual, super-friendly counter service, great quality and affordable prices. From Screamin’ Starters, Killer Burgers, and awesome chowder, you’ll surely find something to satisfy. There’s a wide assortment of refreshing beverages and some of the yummiest ice cream shakes you’ve ever had. Plus, you can order a specialty cocktail or mocktail from Firefish Grill.

A perfect stop for friends and family where you can enjoy the gorgeous views of the Santa Cruz coastline.

Open every day for lunch and dinner from 11:00 am until closing.

Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – Hawaiian Burger
Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – Gnarly Garlic Fries
Woodies Café Classic Cuisine

All the Food You Love

California Burger

With bacon, Jack cheese, guacamole, and salsa.

Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – California Burger

Fish & Chips

Fresh snapper with panko breading, served with tartar sauce.

Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – Fish & Chips

Clam Chowder Bread Bowl

Clams, potatoes, and bacon in a thick and creamy base made with heavy cream, butter, and a special blend of seasonings.

Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – Clam Chowder in Bread Bowl

Blues Burger

Bacon, melted blue cheese, and marmalade onions.

Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – Blues Burger

Tri-Tip Steak Sandwich

Sliced tri-tip, carmelized onions, Monterey Jack cheese on a French roll

Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – Tri-Tip Steak Sandwich

Seafood Pasta

Crab, shrimp, and fresh fish in Woodies’ cream sauce.

Woodies Café Lunch & Dinner Menu – Seafood Pasta
Woodies Café

Looking for some great Santa Cruz beachwear, sweatshirts or t-shirts?
Come into Woodies Gift Shop and get your gear on.

Woodies Café What People Are Saying
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Walked-in and had a great vibe of the Americas! Staff was very warm and pleasant! Felt at home! Jim, the server, provided good recommendations, I requested something light and lean! He immediately came out with a spinach omelette and some coffee!
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Delicious Fish & Chips! Panko breaded. Malt vinegar! Excellent and fast!
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I had a burger which was absolutely amazing and a very good size! My daughter got a grilled cheese sandwich and it was absolutely delicious, best we have ever had!
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Love this place, a favorite when I go to the Boardwalk. Their clam chowder is great and they have a large and colorful cocktail selection as well.
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Amazing Creamy Pasta & Teriyaki Salmon! View is spectacular and company makes a memorable experience.
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Great fish dinner & calamari.
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