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Essentials in Santa Cruz

Liquor Store
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“Really fun place for the whole family, with ping pong and ice cream bars along with your pizza.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Grocery Store
“In Santa Cruz. West Cliff. Beautiful organic fruits and veggies, cheeses, wines, beers, etc.. Pick up groceries here if you are going to one of the fun restaurant/bars in the area, visiting the Seymore Center or Natural Bridges State Park or walking West Cliff Drive.”
  • 79 locals recommend
Convenience Store
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“How nice to set above the wharf, watch sparkling ocean and sip an excellent wine recommended by the knowledgeable proprietor. Come at sunset!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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“If you need some basics and Safeway doesn't have it, Rite Aid probably does.”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery Store
“This is a small independent family owned grocery store featuring organic produce, gourmet cheeses and an amazing wine selection.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Grocery Store
“Local Health Food Full Grocery Market caters to the Santa Cruz Locals - a one of a kind around for 50 plus years.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Grocery Store
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“Yes, we have a Whole Foods. Great produce and other organic products. Bring your checkbook...”
  • 24 locals recommend
Liquor Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Convenience Store
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  • 1 local recommends
Convenience Store
“We don't love this place, but it is convenient and where we go for toiletries, household supplies, sunscreen, etc. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Convenience Store
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“Closest convenience store for quick snacks or beverages (not a grocery store)”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“The chain... great, inexpensive food. Also close by and in walking distance”
  • 20 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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  • 2 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“Beer, Wine, Liquor and other convenience store items--less than a five minute walk from door to door.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Convenience Store
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  • 1 local recommends