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Pino Alto Restaurant - Cabrillo College

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6500 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3119 (Cabrillo Colleg Drive)
+1 831-479-6524
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Mon - Thu 12:00 - 13:30
Wed - Fri 17:30 - 20:30
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Aptos, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Pino Alto is a great opportunity to experience great food at a reasonable price. There is even a decent selection of wine, but if you bring your own there is no corkage fee. The servings are plenty and you will not go away hungry. The night we were there the some was a cream of broccoli that was delicious. The... More 

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Watsonville, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

Went here for birthday lunch and it was St Patrick's week menu. Fish & chips were good- not too much & nicely fried. Corn beef & cabbage was tasty as well. Irish Soda bread was very good. Dessert was Guinness cupcake ( a teeny bit dry) with cute serving of Stout ice cream- delicious! Irish music in background made for... More 

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Santa Cruz, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

I love this dining experience, It is part of the Cabrillo Collage Culinary program, the Restaurant is open for Lunch during the school year, like right now, It is in the beautiful building the Sesson house, a elegant room with Linen table cloths, fine china and wonderful food, at a marvelous price, each week has a different theme, right now... More 

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Capitola, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014

The Pino Alto restaurant is an extension of the Cabrillo College Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management program. Students run the restaurant from kitchen to serving. It is housed in the historic Sesnon House small mansion built in 1911 as a summer home named Pino Alto. Calendar availability is limited to the student's semester windows. Service tends to be very good... More 

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Watsonville, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2014

This is a great dining experience for a very reasonable price. Cabrillo's culinary school can really put out some tasty dishes. Had lunch - lentil soup & small salad included with entre- Both well done. lamb pita was nicely seasoned & naan very fresh. Tasty dish. Baklava was nice- not too sweet. GIve this a try for lunch or dinner-... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2014

This place is so fantastic! I am a cook in a restaurant and I come here for a real treat. I tell everyone I know about Pinot Alto Restaurant and the value is excellent! Remember it is a learning school so the servers are learning.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 31
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 13:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 20:30
Thursday
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 20:30
Friday
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6500 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003-3119
    (Cabrillo Colleg Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-479-6524
Description
Pino Alto Restaurant is located at the Cabrillo College in Aptos and serves Italian Fine Cuisine.

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