Kauboi Japanese Grill and Sushi Bar

The Kauboi Japanese Grill and Sushi Bar is a welcome addition to the Aptos Sushi Bar and Grill scene…actually, it’s the only Sushi Bar and Grill in Aptos. In fact, it’s the only proper sit-down sushi restaurant in Aptos (not counting Sushi on the Run, which is more a grab-and-go place). Kauboi is located in […]

Severino’s Bar and Grill

Severino’s Bar and Grill is a fixture on the Aptos bar-and-grill scene – of course, there are very few bar-and-grill type places in Aptos they have to share the limelight with. Severino’s is part of the Best Western Seacliff Inn, and given that, patrons shouldn’t expect too many surprises when it comes to the food […]

Sanderlings Restaurant at Seascape Resort

[venue id = 4b91f94ff964a520c4e133e3] [open-table-widget display_option=”0″ restaurant_id=”37258″ title=”Make a Reservation at Sanderlings”] Sanderlings Restaurant at the Seascape Resort is simply not to be missed. If you’re in Aptos over the weekend, and you’re looking to take in a meal and a breathtaking view of the coastline at the same time – Sanderlings is your best […]

Cafe Sparrow

Cafe Sparrow is located in Aptos Village, in one of the oldest buildings in the county, which once served as the post office and general store for Aptos. The building is so old in fact that the sidewalk in front of the building is made of wood, not concrete. And the sidewalk is where you […]

Palapas Restaurant y Cantina (Aptos/Seascape)

Palapas Restaurant y Cantina is a fixture in the Seascape restaurant scene. This doesn’t have much to do with the quality of the food – it’s edible and filing, and the chips and salsa are ever-flowing. What makes Palapas special is the shimmering view of Monterey Bay, both from the back deck and from the […]

Pizza 1 in Aptos

There’s no shortage of Pizzerias in Aptos, but there’s only one Pizza 1. Pizza 1 inhabits the same store front which was previously occupied by Domino’s, and Pizza 1 is a much welcome addition to the Seacliff neighborhood. So welcome, in fact, that local residents voted it the #1 Pizzeria in Aptos in the Santa […]

The Farm Bakery and Cafe

The Farm Bakery and Cafe is located on Soquel Drive, just down the street from Cabrillo College.  It sits by itself, with no competition in sight.  It’s an eclectic place – they sell baked goods such as bread, cookies, a few pastries – as well as a breakfast and lunch menu with lighter, “healthier” fare […]

AJ’s Market

Technically this isn’t in Aptos, but it’s right on the border, and many Aptos residents will pass by it every day, especially those who use the Park Avenue exit off Highway 1. AJ’s Market is so many things to say many people, but let’s start with the market. It seems they have just about everything, […]

Aptos Restaurants Overview

Despite Aptos being a small town, it has a surprisingly high number of quality places to eat. This page is our Aptos Restaurants Overview, and will guide you to the best of Aptos restaurants. Aptos has just about all kinds of cuisine – French, Mexican, American Bistro, Asian, BBQ – if you can eat it, […]