Restaurants and Catering
At Ashby Confections we strive to create the best chocolates and confections possible. We work to create original flavor combinations as well as adhering to the classics. We enjoy being inspired by seasonal local ingredients. Quality is paramount so we make every effort to use the best ingredients available. Aesthetics are equally important. We experiment with colors, shapes, patterns, textures and other materials to make a beautiful presentation. We want you to have nothing less than a remarkable experience with our confections.
Located right on the beach where the Harbor meets the sea, The Crow’s Nest is one of Santa Cruz’ most beloved restaurants. For over 40 years guests have returned again and again for breathtaking panoramic views of Santa Cruz Harbor, lighthouse and wharf, and to enjoy award-winning cuisine, spirits and live entertainment.
At Kiss Catering our goal is to give your event a kiss of perfection that will make it a memorable and enjoyable time. Whether your event is a small group of friends or a large wedding or company event our high level of commitment and service to your event is the same. We will work with you in creating the perfect menu for your occasion, whether it is a classical style event or a themed party, we will provide delicious for to match the occasion.
Located on Highway 9 in Felton, just south of the entrance to Henry Cowell State Park. The newly refurbished restaurant has a warm and welcoming ambiance inside and out. Enjoy dining in a storybook setting, serene garden views, the gentle sounds of our fountain, and overhead, the sheltering arms of our spectacular giant oak. Everything is made here from scratch: breads, pastas and deserts. Our tiramisu has our home-made lady fingers. Our gnochhi is light and will melt in your mouth. All of our salads are organic. Chef Nobile has created an excellent wine list; a selection of both local and Italian wines, making Oak Tree Ristorante the best destination in the San Lorenzo Valley.
Located beside lush Soquel Creek in Capitola-by-the-Sea, Shadowbrook Restaurant is best reached by its own quaint cable car, or a meandering garden path. Since 1947 Shadowbrook has continued to provide world-class service, fine food, wines and liqueurs in an atmosphere of Old-World charm and grace.
Steel Bonnet Brewing Company is a small, family owned and operated brewery coming to Scotts Valley in 2014. We produce small batches of high quality craft beer in a range of styles; from traditional cask conditioned British ales to intensely hopped American IPAs. In our tap room we will aim to provide a cozy and educational environment where you can meet with friends, sample and learn about our beers, and pick up a growler or two to take home and enjoy later. Be sure to like our Facebook page, share with your friends, follow us on Twitter @SteelBonnetBeer and of course check back for updates on the progress of our new taproom. Cheers!