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Michael's on Main

2591 S Main St, Soquel, CA 95073-2407
+1 831-479-9777
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2591 S Main St, Soquel, CA 95073-2407
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

We recently went their with a bunch of firefighters and spend the day and night. The patio setting is really nice and they have both a regular bar and a beer bar. Both are excellent. They do not have one of those huge menus that...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bob S
Reviewed 3 November 2018

If I could give less than one star, I would. Worst experience there tonight; I (and my friends) will NEVER be back. I was to meet my two friends there for Friday night happy hour. I got there early and sat at the bar to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MexnMc
Reviewed 30 October 2018

After hearing about Michael's for years, we stopped in on a Friday night. The hostess took another party to their table and disappeared until I went inside to find her. The place is very well worn and funky. We sat out on the creekside patio...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank roamingnoni
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We joined friends here to listen to a Grateful Dead cover band. Good music, lots of people dancing, felt a little like being in a time warp. The service was excellent and the food delicious. For as many people that they had that nite, the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank don g
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Went to an event there this weekend. Great live music, wonderful food and service. Don't miss this place for a quiet dinner on the deck (unless there is a band!). They just opened a tap room with several beer taps. Go and check it out!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PlacervilleCA
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I went and enjoyed a Kinky Friedman concert, enjoyed some good food, and also enjoyed some great beer, this is a fun venue❤️

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank WinoExtreme
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We went to hear an afternoon concert indoors and then enjoyed a dinner on the deck outside. It's a quiet deck overlooking the creek, very relaxing. The menu has a number of tasty selections. They are also dog friendly outside. We had an enjoyable time...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Shaymur
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We went during one of the "dead" Sundays. Sat right outside and listened to the music while others danced. Menu was lovely with lots of choices. I had macaroni and cheese with some salmon... cooked perfectly. Stuff was busy but still had plenty of time...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank AmyJune H
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This is a great place to go on the weekends for music and drinks. The large patio overlooking the creek is relaxing and easy to talk or go inside and dance! I have not had the food is so long I cant comment on that.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank EvelynHall
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I ate on Michael's today. I had the vegetarian scramble from their week end brunch menu. Everything was very good, including the fresh fruit. Lots of tempting menu items. We sat on the outdoor deck overlooking Soquel Creek. It is a wonderful setting to enjoy...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank pack20
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2591 S Main St, Soquel, CA 95073-2407
    (Bay Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Soquel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-479-9777
  • E-mail
Nestled along Soquel Creek, our historic property has a creek-side outdoor patio, and our Fireside Dining Room features floor-to-ceiling windows with a wonderful view of the creek. Our menu is based on a simple philosophy. We have americana cuisine. If it has ever washed up on America's shores, you just might find it on our menu! We always have a daily fresh local seafood catch; we also have pasta specialties, steaks, chicken adn vegetarian creations, vegetaria
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