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Sep 28, 2011 02:36 PM

Thanksgiving in Santa Cruz County

Is anyone familiar with the Thanksgiving buffets in the Santa Cruz area? Which are good and which are to be avoided?


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      1. Bittersweet Bistro:

        Bittersweet Bistro
        787 Rio Del Mar Blvd, Aptos, CA 95003

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        1. re: Matt of Aptos

          We ended up going to the Thanksgiving buffet at Bittersweet Bistro. We really enjoyed it. I only wish I had room to try all the desserts!

          Bittersweet Bistro
          787 Rio Del Mar Blvd, Aptos, CA 95003

          1. re: Matt of Aptos

            I did my apprenticeship @ BB in the late 90's. They are well known for their all house-made desserts, especially the chocolate trio.

          1. Not buffets, but Opentable indicates that Clouds Downtown and Hoffman's will be open on Thanksgiving. After the Restaurant Impossible makeover, Hoffman's should be pretty interesting. I've not been to either at all, so can't offer any opinions.

            Ma Maison Restaurant
            9051 Soquel Dr Ste K, Aptos, CA 95003

            1102 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

            Clouds Downtown
            110 Church St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

            Severino's Bar & Grill
            7500 Old Dominion Ct, Aptos, CA 95003

            Sanderlings Restaurant At Seascape Resort
            1 Seascape Resort Dr., Aptos, CA 95003