Santa Cruz Restaurant Downtown Dining






1001 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

*Menu items and prices subject to change.


Best Santa Cruz Dinner Restaurant





Santa Cruz Dining





Santa Cruz Grill




Santa Cruz Center Street Grill



For the Best Dinner in Santa Cruz


Dinner Menu

Tues-Sat 5:30pm - close



Calamari Fritti delicate crispy calamari served with spicy aoli 10.95

Crab Cakes hand formed with lemon garlic rémoulade on mixed greens 12.95

Blue Wedge wedge of iceberg lettuce, blue cheese and applewood smoked bacon 7.95

House Salad chopped mixed greens, red onions, walnuts, grapes, and tomatoes 5.95

Soup of the Day fresh made soup daily 5.95


Spinach Salad with smoked almonds, cherry tomatoes, red onion, and goat cheese 8.95

Caesar Salad crisp romaine hearts, fresh baked croutons, shaved parmesan, and housemade caesar dressing topped with parmesan lace 7.95

Grilled Portabella Mushroom Salad served on a bed of greens with roasted red pepper relish 13.95

Ahi Tuna chilled fresh tuna on a bed of mixed greens, red potatoes, red onions, capers, hard boiled egg, and kalamata olives 16.95

Center Street Cobb Salad applewood smoked bacon, blue cheese, rotisseire chicken, avocado, hard boiled egg 14.95

Chinese Chicken Salad ginger soy marinated chicken breast, cabbage, crispy rice noodles, cilantro, peanuts, chives, with toasted sesame dressing (substitute grilled teriyaki tofu) 14.95

Chinese Ahi Salad seared ahi, cabbage, crispy rice noodles, cilantro, peanuts and chives, with toasted sesame dressing 16.95

Taco Salad Bowl choice of sliced chicken breast or marinated sliced skirt steak, lettuce, shredded cheese, pico de gallo, guacamole, red beans, sour cream, and salsa in a fresh tortilla bowl 14.95

Greek Salad crisp romain, tomatoes, cucumber, red onions, kalamata olives, tossed with vinaigrette and topped with feta cheese 10.95

ADD: marinated grilled chicken 5.00
Skirt steak 5.00 - Salmon 6.00

Sandwiches are served with choice of House Salad or Fries

Grilled Portabella Mushroom Sandwich with brie cheese, lettuce and tomato 12.95

The One and Only Burger 10oz. hand formed choice Angus ground chuck burger 10.95
guacamole, teriyaki-pineapple, choice of cheese 1.00
blue cheese, applewood smoked bacon 2.00

Skirt Steak Sandwich served with lettuce and tomatoes or au jus 12.95
mushrooms and swiss cheese 2.50

Grilled Chicken Breast add pesto, teriyaki or bbq sauce 1.00 each 12.95

Grilled Ahi Tuna with ginger soy glaze, red onions, and daikon sprouts 16.95


Choose any two sides for entrée: Yukon Gold mashed potatoes, today's vegetable, french fries

New York Steak black Angus choice New York strip 19.95 add: brandied cream mushrooms 22.95

Grilled Skirt Steak with Blue Cheese 17.95

Grilled Ahi Tuna seared rare, 16.95

Lemon-Oregano Chicken plump chicken breast marinated and grilled, served with choice of potato and vegetable 14.95

Grilled Salmon marinated in olive oil, lemon juice, and secret blend of spices 17.95

Chicken Marsala sauteeed chicken breast, mushrooms in a rich marsala wine sauce 15.95

Lemon CaperChicken plump chicken breast with a lemon caper cream sauce 15.95



Chicken Penne Pasta penne pasta with chicken breast, mushrooms, and tomato basil cream sauce 14.95

Southwest Chicken Pasta chicken, red & green peppers, onions, corn kernels tossed with chipotle cream sauce, spicy and tasty! 14.95

Spinach-Ricotta Ravioli with cream sauce 14.95



Margherita fresh basil, tomatoes, and fresh mozzarella, with or without sauce 12.95

Pesto Chicken chicken breast, pesto, sundried tomatoes, and mozzarella 14.95

Kitchen Fave bacon, carmelized onions, spinach, and mozzarella 14.95

Greek feta, mozzarella, onion, oregano, tomatoes, spinach, and kalamata olives 14.95

Maui Canadian bacon, onions, and pineapple 13.95


18% gratuity on parties of eight or more / $2.00 Split Plate Charge