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Bella’s Cafe

Food+Drink | Boulder Creek

White Raven

Food+Drink | Felton

Ristorante Casa Nostra

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

The Cats

Food+Drink | Los Gatos

Duarte’s Tavern

Food+Drink | Pescadero

Buttercup Cakes & Farmhouse Frosting

Food+Drink | Santa Cruz

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The Cremer House

12 | 11 | 2019

The Cremer House is a restaurant and bar known for its delicious tap selection, artisan eats, and it’s rustic yet refined atmosphere. The Cremer House is a must see location for anyone stopping through downtown Felton. With hardwood floors, dozens of windows, and a wrap around porch, The Cremer House is perfect for afternoon respite...

The Cats — Perfect, notorious BBQ

07 | 31 | 2018

But forget the BBQ for a minute, I had no idea how delicious the history here proved to be. A one-time stop for stagecoaches, the Cats Roadhouse had also served as a weigh station for lumber wagons. Along with the introduction of paved roads, its history took a turn...

Craft Beer Exploding In Santa Cruz

04 | 29 | 2018

If you like a tasty brew, you will enjoy exploring the craft beer taprooms in Santa Cruz County. There are some sixteen craft breweries and fifteen taprooms and counting in the county where you can enjoy flavorful, refreshing brews. You will discover that these small, unique businesses are creating outstanding artisanal brews that reflect their...

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Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

Though it’s not the biggest park in the county, there are hiking, biking, and equestrian options beyond what’s described here. It’s strongly recommended that adventurers go by the Visitor Center and talk to the docents about hike ideas, trail closures, wildlife sightings, and whatever other...

Big Basin Redwoods State Park (Closed)

Big Basin Redwoods State Park has been closed indefinitely due to fire. In 1902, the early environmental movement saw one of its crowning moments come to glorious fruition with the formation of the California Redwood Park. The park, later renamed Big Basin Redwoods State Park, would prove to be the first unit in what would...

Portola Redwoods State Park

Coming into Portola Redwoods State Park is akin to entering Doyle’s Lost World. Winding down a seemingly-forgotten road, watching as the ferns and huckleberries grow taller, the human population drops conspicuously. Cell service vanishes entirely, and it’s hard not to be overtaken by a growing sense of adventure and wonder. Named for the explorer Gaspar...

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Discretion Brewing

Food+Drink | Soquel

Downtown Local

Food+Drink | Pescadero

Duarte’s Tavern

Food+Drink | Pescadero

El Salchichero

Food+Drink | Santa Cruz

Gama Bakery

Food+Drink | Watsonville

Harley Farms

Food+Drink | Pescadero

Henfling’s

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

Jalisco Restaurant

Food+Drink | Watsonville

Jenna Sues’s Cafe

Food+Drink | Boulder Creek

La Fondue

Food+Drink | Saratoga

La Placa Family Bakery

Food+Drink | Ben Lomond

Loma Coffee Bar

Food+Drink | Los Gatos