Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria 504 Bay Ave, Capitola, CA95010 Gayle's is a village style-bakery with more than 500 items made fresh daily—or hourly. Both a meeting place for…More locals and a bustling Italian-style rosticceria, Gayle's also has two cookbooks to its name and offers specialty baking and commercial needs. There is a heated patio for patrons to enjoy their treats outdoors.
Starz Cupcakes 1420 41st Ave, Capitola, CA95010 Starz Cupcakes is a locally-owned bakery run by a mother and daughter who's family have been bakers for seven…More generations. Starz has 185 cupcake flavors and rotates its menu between 18 daily flavors. It specializes in vegan, organic and gluten-free cupcakes, as well as the regular sort. The business does catering and deliveries on large orders. Closed on Mondays, its cupcakes can still be bought next door at Yogurt Delight.
Aldo's Italian Bakery 4628 Soquel Dr, Soquel, CA95073 This offshoot of Aldo's Harbor Restaurant carries on in a long tradition of fresh goods prepared locally from family…More recipes. Get fresh-baked baguettes, coffee or try one of the delicious pastries. Fresh made pastas such as gnocchi, fettuccine, green tagliatelle egg noodles, or spinach and cheese ravioli, can be had for lunch with choice of sauce. It also serves specialty pizza and deli sandwiches. Aldo's Italian Bakery also serves commercial accounts with several varieties of fresh bread.
Sherri's Cookies 1855 41st Ave # G-11, Capitola, CA95010 Sherri's sells freshly-made cookies that come in a range of flavors, from oatmeal to snickerdoodle. Located near the…More main entrance to Capitola Mall, the shop also offers ice cream and beverages. Look out for rotating specials, like 'buy three cookies, get one free.'
41st Donut House 1601 41st Ave, Capitola, CA95010 This long-standing doughnut shop is locally owned by a veteran couple who did tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan. It…More sells coffee and fresh-baked doughnuts, pastries, croissants and other goods each day. The day-old special is $4 for a box of doughnuts. In 2006, the shop moved from across the street. It is now located in the SaveMart/41st Avenue Cinema shopping center.
Donut Station 715 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA95010 The Donut Station is a family-owned and operated donut shop that makes the customer feel like a part of the family, too.…More Just spend a little time with some of the loyal customers, and they'll tell you why some people have been coming back to this Capitola neighborhood shop. It features a wide selection of savory treats, including bars, twists, jelly-filled donuts, cinnamon rolls, apple fritters, bagels and croissants. The Donut Station also brews up fresh pots of coffee from the Santa Cruz Coffee Roasting Company.
Savemart 1475 41st Ave, Capitola, CA95010 Savemart in King's Plaza Shopping Center is a full-service grocery store, offering affordable packaged and fresh food.…More There's a bakery, deli and a Bank of America branch inside, as well as a selection of ethnic foods. There are also two video rental machines in front of the store.
Pacific Trading Co. 504 Bay Ave, Capitola, CA95010 Pacific Trading Company sells women's clothing, everything from lingerie and personal items to beach dresses and…More sunwear. It is located next to Gayle's Bakery and 3 other gift boutiques.
Safeway 2720 41st Ave, Soquel, CA95073 This Safeway next to Home Depot has been around for decades, but was recently remodeled. It's a deluxe, one-stop store…More with Signature Bakery, Starbucks and US Bank all inside. The shop also features a floral department, pharmacy, drycleaning, digital photo development, sushi and olive bars, Jamba Juice and a DVD Play Kiosk. The pharmacy gives travel and flu immunizations. There's a 24-hour gas pump and Wi-Fi available on the premises.
Nob Hill Foods 809 Bay Ave, Capitola, CA95010 Part of the Raley's Family food stores chain, Nob Hill Foods is a large supermarket with a local and specialty-item…More feel. It features local, organic goods, an onsite butcher and a bakery as well as the usual household sundries needed. Located in a large parking lot right off Highway 1, a CVS Pharmacy and Peet's coffee is close by for your other shopping needs. At Nob Hill Foods, you will experience personalized service, friendly service and a large inventory to cover needs for the whole family. Additionally, it has an excellent fresh deli for beach lunches or party trays for later.
Capitola Coffee Roasters is located in the scenic Capitola Village (right next to Armida Winery), where one central…More location allows visitors to shop, dine, and relax on the beach. But Capitola Coffee Roasters is not just about coffee. This quaint family-owned and operated shop is also a prolific bakery. Customers can order up muffins, scones, pies, tarts and cookies that are made fresh daily with natural ingredients. Its famous buns, baked throughout each day, are the real menu standout.</p>
<p>Special orders, catering and wholesale baked goods are also available.</p>
Main Street Bagels 1475 41st Ave, Capitola, CA95010 Main Street Bagels is an inconspicuous coffee shop and bakery that's nestled in the shopping center. With fresh product…More made daily, you can be sure if it's garlic, sesame, poppy, pesto or even veggie, Main Street will have them. To accompany your bagel, there is also a wide selection of spreads and coffee to keep you satisfied. With five locations, Main Street Bagels is a community favorite with no signs of slowing down.
Many things make Cafe Cruz the perfect restaurant: International dishes are prepared in a copper-backed, open…More kitchen; food is largley organic and local, fish is from sustainable sources; breads from Gayle's Bakery in Capitola; and coffee blends from The Santa Cruz Coffee Roasting Co. Taco salad, pasta, seafood and meaty favorites taunt you from the menu--steak with baby spinach polenta, roasted mushrooms, roma tomatoes and sweet onions in a Parmesan Marsala wine sauce. Yum!</p>
<p>An adobe fireplace warms the bar around which artist Terry Wells' work hangs on the walls. White-tablecloth seating under heaters is plentiful in a plant-lined, open-sky courtyard and in the covered patio with a jungle waterfall. Stunning personages greet visitors and lead them to tables around the busy, breezy restaurant.</p>