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Saturn Cafe

145 Laurel St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4498
+1 831-429-8505
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
145 Laurel St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4498
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived late after a day at the boardwalk. After dark activity in the neighborhood was sketchy, and we definitely stayed on edge when walking to and from our car. The restaurant decor was quirky, and DIY space themed with a retro vibe. The menu...More

Thank SubarcticHomebody
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a great quirky restaurant in Santa Cruz CA. I went to the Saturn Cafe with my daughter and her 3 children (two under three and one infant). She is a vegan and the children are vegetarian, I am omnivorous. There was a wide...More

Thank Jay N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting friends in Santa Cruz, we stopped for lunch at this restaurant, a favorite of theirs, and I imagined I was in a regular diner. It wasn't until the menu arrived, I realized it was vegetarian, and what a delicious meal we had. We shared...More

Thank sophiebats
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A vegetarian hotspot with something for everyone. Amazing burgers and great beers. The decor was fun with a retro feel. Loved everything about this place!

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Cool place in Santa Cruz with good selection of vegan options in a vegetarian restaurant. Vanilla milkshake was awesome and staff very helpful and friendly. Went for dinner and breakfast, very happy with both!

Thank GT-Devon
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I ate hear during spring break. Being the lone vegetarian in a family of beef eaters, it was nice finding a place we all enjoyed. My 16 year old loves the "chicken" tenders. I had the huevos rancheros and loved it. Hubby...More

Thank CJ707
Reviewed 5 June 2017

If you're vegetarian you might be stoked to find this place BUT being that you are in Santa Cruz there are MUCH BETTER OPTIONS! I find that the hype is with the ambiance and staff. I have been here at all times of the day...More

1  Thank twinklehead
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The veggie burger was great. The fajita bowl was absolutely bland and needed more spice. The Chocolate Overload dessert was great.

Thank shahshail
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The food is fresh, organic, and great tasting! The portions are far beyond what you pay, as well! It is well worth a visit!! So much food we couldn't finish but it's impossible to stop eating!

Thank Heidi A
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here looking for some mexican food and a burger. The menu had everything we wanted except that it was all vegetarian. We stuck with it though and the food was actually good. The staff was really nice and attentive. If youre a...More

Thank Globerouleur
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Laurel St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4498
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-429-8505
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