We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cava Wine Bar

115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Nov 2017
“Fun night out”
18 Sep 2017
“Great village wine bar”
Closed Now
All hours
Wine Bar, European
115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (20)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great wine and service. Nice live music. We will be back with friends. And you can order food from next door and enjoy it at Cava.

Thank Olivia F
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Good selection of wines and often live jazz music in the eves. Hang out and enjoy the atmosphere and company.

Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great for California wines, but surprisingly weak on good whites wines, such as Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand. My suggestion: offer a range of Sauvignon Blanc ranging from the iconic Cloudy Bay to other good New Zealand. I am an American and a California, but...More

Thank BangkokExpat54
Reviewed 18 December 2016

High quality wines, with a wide selection of flights, wines by the glass or wines by the bottle. Discovered a delicious new Riesling which was, unfortunately for me, sold out by the bottle. Domestic & foreign beers also on hand. Cozy atmosphere with occasional live...More

Thank hollisJ_dr
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

After eating at a nearby restaurant, we weren't ready to call it a night, so my husband and I stopped in Cava for a glass of wine. The two bartenders were very friendly and made great recommendations. They allowed us to taste before ordering a...More

Thank Derek K
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

I loved everything about this place. Super cozy with fire roaring and cozy seating. I arrived early and Zander greeted me warmly. After short conversation about palette likes/dislikes, he poured me exactly what I wanted and we conversed about current events and things. Really great...More

Thank Jaxg8torgirl
Reviewed 22 May 2015

I recently was writing a fictional story that took place in Barcelona, Spain. To enhance my story, I wanted to try some Spanish wines and pretend I was in Barcelona. Cava Wine Bar features some wine and sparkling wines from Spain. I explained to the...More

Thank Rachell S
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Cava has been around for going on 10 years and has had several ownership changes, but the quality of their wines and the service remains very good. It is nice to have a local wine bar that actually cares about the wines they serve, use...More

Thank cara f
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Cava Wine Bar is a friendly, relaxing environment to visit alone or with your friends. You can sample new wines, meet new people and be musically entertained. You are in the center of Capitola's hospitality, but this is not a beach bar. There is a...More

Thank hankzby
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Ended up here while waiting for a table a Caruso's next door. Bartenders couldn't have been more friendly and knowledgeable. Descriptions of wine were right on. Helped us select a perfect old vine Zin which we thoroughly enjoyed with appetizers provided by Caruso's.

Thank Loves2Travel999
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Capitola
Sea & Sand Inn
542 reviews
6.69 km away
Capitola Hotel
307 reviews
.03 km away
Best Western Plus Capitola By-The-Sea Inn & Suites
710 reviews
1.24 km away
Dream Inn
1,892 reviews
6.61 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Paradise Beach Grille
321 reviews
.06 km away
Pizza My Heart
175 reviews
.05 km away
142 reviews
.07 km away
Caruso's Tuscan Cuisine
110 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
Capitola City Beach
309 reviews
.10 km away
Capitola Historical Museum
28 reviews
.26 km away
Capitola Beach Company
14 reviews
.09 km away
Sante Adairius Rustic Ales
15 reviews
1.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cava Wine Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Wine Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 San Jose Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3261
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Capitola
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing