For millennia, people in this area have been developing traditions of food preparation. For centuries, more have arrived bringing cuisines from far away, and developing them here. At Chocolate; we present Real Food: Celebrating our diverse origins.

Chocolate the Restaurant

Now celebrating 25 years

Heated Patio Dining

Dinner Nightly 5pm-9:00pm

Fridays & Saturdays until 10pm

Book a Table

Informal Afternoon Walk-Up Cafe’ Service Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays Noon-4:30

Large Party Reservations Email

1522 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, California 95060

9.75% sales tax added to listed prices
Credit Cards Only; no cash please

Parties of 5 or more 18% service automatically added

Please note: To-go orders are sometimes unavailable when the restaurant is full, Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.