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Miramar Fish Grotto - CLOSED

45 Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5460
+1 831-423-4441
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good20%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible30%
27 Nov 2015
20 Sep 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
45 Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5460
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 28 November 2015

We wandered into this place because Stagnaro's was closed on Thanksgiving. We decided to sit in the bar with every expectation of ordering dinner. After ordering wine and beer, we looked around and saw walls, windows, floors were dirty. Very unappetizing. We decided to order...More

Thank Robincafoxa
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We went on Thursday night lobster feast. Dinner was delicious and the view was great. We saw whales last year, and dolphins and a sea otter this year. Service was ok as there was a large party and the place was packed.

Thank Kathie H
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We travel to Santa Cruz at least two or three times a year and most always stop in at the Miramar for a few beers and bar food. We have made many friends in this bar from around the world and some we are still...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Mediocre food. Service okay. Dishes and glassware were dirty. Wait staff okay. Would not go back, more to choose from in the area.

Thank Mythreeboys123
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We ate here while visiting Santa Cruz. It is located on the wharf and all seating had a great view of the bay, boats and light house. The negative point is it is well used and badly in need of upgrading. The rugs are worn...More

Thank Edward Y
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Worste food ever.Sloppy cold chowder, burned to a crisp f---ing fish.Filthy floors. As Bill Engvall would say,when you walk into a restaurant at lunch time and not one person is in their,it's a sign.

Thank JCG1951
Reviewed 22 June 2015

My wife and I have enjoyed the good food at the Miramar for years. It is always a highlight of our trip to California. The waiters/waitresses are always quick to respond to every need of the customer. My favorite is the Chipino, which has crab,...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 15 June 2015

The restaurant smelled, the furniture was old, stained, and the chairs were torn. The food was appallingly bad. I sent my linguini and clams back - it was inedible.

1  Thank Sheldhc
Reviewed 18 May 2015

This is a dumpy place, looks dirty because of the worn carpet and the not clean window covers. Really needs to have a thorough cleaning and updating. One server running the bar and taking orders = SLOW service. Took forever to get our drinks even...More

1  Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 17 May 2015

We decided to celebrate our 7th wedding anniversary by taking this restaurant up on their perennial Thursday Lobster Tail Special offer, promoted prominently on their storefront as we normally passed by on our way to our usual favorite seafood restaurant a few doors down the...More

1  Thank SMK56
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Municipal Wharf, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5460
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-423-4441
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