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Fun Food

Boardwalk Dreamin’

NOW FEATURING for a limited time only and sold exclusively here at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

Available at all major food locations

A wonderful variety of fun and delicious choices for indoor, outdoor dining, and take-out.

Hours may vary.

Most food locations accept cashless payment only, including Visa, Mastercard, Discover, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, and Google Pay.

MyBoardwalk Cards (paid points only) are accepted at Barbary Coast, Brews at the Beach, Surf City Grill, Cruzin’ Crêpes, Pizza Now!, Barnacle Bill’s, Hot Dawgs, Dipper Diner, Fisherman’s Galley, Captain’s Galley, Café Espresso, Cave Train Treats, Coca-Cola Refreshment Zone, Beach Tacos & Nachos, Slush, Dippin’ Dots (near Entrance 3), Carousel Cones, Funnel Cakes, Corn Roaster and Tater Twists.

Per Santa Cruz County, a 25¢ disposable beverage cup fee will be added to your transaction for each cup. Utensils available upon request.

Restaurants

Coca-Cola Refreshment Zone NOW OPEN!

Sample and purchase the latest one-of-a-kind beverages from Coca-Cola, and enter to win great prizes! Plus skip the lines and grab a fresh deli salad or sandwich.Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted. 

Next to Logger’s Revenge

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Barbary Coast Restaurant

Open early for breakfast Fridays through Sundays with a full espresso bar. Daily lunch and dinner menu includes deli sandwiches, salads, turkey legs, cheeseburgers, corn dogs, garlic fries, fruit cups, ice cream, Monkey bites and more! Grab a local craft beer while you’re here! Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted. 

On the Colonnade

Mon-Wed 9am-9:30pm 
Thur 9am-10:30pm
Fri 9am-11pm
Sat-Sun 9am-10:30pm

Fisherman’s Galley

Specialties at this ocean-view diner include fresh battered fish and chips, shrimp, calamari, ceviche, clam chowder bread bowls, and wine margaritas.Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Casino Arcade

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Cruzin’ Crêpes featuring Boba Tea

Delicious, made-to-order crêpes, to go, with your choice of delicious sweet or savory fillings! Also serving a wide selection of boba teas, fruit teas, as well as Acai Bowls and Mangonadas. Gluten-free crêpes available. Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted. 

Next to Speed Bumps

Mon-Wed 11am-9:30pm
Thur-Fri 11am-10pm
Sat 11am-10:30pm
Sun 11am-9:30pm

Pizza Now!

Enjoy pizza slices, chicken wings, daily specials or cool off with frozen ICEES© plus a wide range of local craft beers! Cashless payments only. MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

By Speed Bumps

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

By Logger’s Revenge

Mon-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat-Sun 11am-10pm

Surf City Grill

A Boardwalk favorite with outdoor patio dining. Specialties include famous fresh-dipped corn dogs, french-fried artichoke hearts, clam chowder bread bowls, bacon cheeseburgers, vegetarian corn dogs and Texas-sized donuts, ice-cold beer and more! Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

At Entrance 3 next to Speed Bumps

Mon-Thur 10am-9:30pm
Fri 10am-10pm
Sat 10am-10:30pm
Sun 10am-9:30pm

World Grill & Beer Garden

Philly cheesesteaks, gyros, grilled chicken paninis, and vegetarian falafel in a pita. Fresh cut caramel apple chips and a large selection of local craft and national brand beer, always ice-cold! Cash accepted.

Between Entrance 3 and 4

Mon-Fri 12pm-9pm
Sat 12pm-10pm
Sun 12pm-9pm

Beach Tacos & Nachos

Looking for some Mexican food done with a little beach flair? Enjoy street tacos, burrito bowls, quesadillas, and three choices of salsas. The options don’t end there: protein choices include al pastor, carne asada, chicken, and three types of beans. Cashless payments only. MyBoardwalk Cards accepted. 

Next to Speed Bumps

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Barnacle Bill’s

Tempting turkey legs, sausage sandwiches, chili dogs, all-beef hot dogs, pulled pork sandwiches, tater tot bowls and house recipe Micheladas. Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Next to Fireball

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Fish-N-Fry

In addition to fish and fries, shrimp, as well as garlic fries are on the menu. Cashless payments only.

Near Rock ‘n Roll

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Hot Dog On A Stick

Fresh-dipped corn dogs, cheese sticks, and fresh lemonade. Cash accepted.

Near Entrance 5

Mon-Fri 12pm-9pm
Sat 12pm-10pm
Sun 12pm-9pm

The Grill

All-American menu options including smoked tri-tip, grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, and LOADED french fries. Cashless payments only.

Next to Logger’s Revenge

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

BoardWok

Teriyaki chicken rice bowls, orange chicken and spicy Thai peanut wraps, as well as chicken nuggets, french fries and corn on the cob. A variety of local craft and national brand beer, always ice cold. Cash accepted.

Near Entrance 5

Mon-Fri 12pm-9pm
Sat 12pm-10pm
Sun 12pm-9pm

Main Beach Corndogs & Fries

Just up off the beach, you’ll find this location offering up scrumptious hand-dipped corndogs, ice-cold beer, and fresh-cut fries covered with your choice of garlic or chili!

Next to Cliff Hanger

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Hot Dawgs

Our friendly surf shack features specialty “smokehouse” hot dogs, gourmet pretzels and loaded fries. Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Near the Cave Train

Mon-Sun 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Dipper Diner

Stay close to your favorite ride for fresh charbroiled cheeseburgers, corn dogs, popcorn chicken and charbroiled chicken sandwiches. Also a great selection of fresh sandwiches, salads, and fruit cups. Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Near Giant Dipper Entrance

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Señor Ted’s

Looking for a little spice? We’ve got you covered! Tasty tacos, flavorful burrito bowls, and nachos supreme. Cashless payments only.

Next to Logger’s Revenge

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Captain’s Galley

Beer on tap, wine, pretzels, and chicken wings are a good match for a game of pool, ping-pong, or air hockey on the Game Deck. Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Neptune’s Kingdom, 2nd Floor

Mon-Wed 11am-9:30pm
Thur 11am-10pm
Fri 11am-11pm
Sat 9am-10:30pm
Sun 9am-10pm
Hours may vary

Snacks & Desserts

Marini’s at the Beach

Two locations with their famous saltwater taffy, caramel apples, chocolate-covered bacon, handmade chocolates, and more sweet delights. Cash accepted.

On the Colonnade and by the Looff Carousel

Mon-Sun 12pm-6pm

Carousel Cones

This location cooks up fresh-made waffle cones for your enjoyment. The menu also includes root beer floats, ice cream sundaes, chocolate-dipped bananas, and more! Cashless payments only. MyBoardwalk Cards accepted. 

By the Looff Carousel

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Churros & Floats

Personalize your churro sugar flavor to your liking. Plus, root beer floats! Or pick a different soda. Don’t limit your float to root beer! Cashless payments only.

Near Double Shot Tower

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Slush

(Plus kettlekorn and cotton candy)
“Mix-it-up” and create your own custom flavor from a colorful selection of frozen beverage choices. Grab some kettle korn and a cotton candy too! Cashless payments only. MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Near Double Shot Tower

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Dippin’ Dots

The original and unbeatable flash-frozen ice cream sensation. Your taste adventure awaits! Cashless payments only. MyBoardwalk Cards accepted at location by the Looff Carousel.

By the Looff Carousel

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Near Logger’s Revenge

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Casino Dots

The original and unbeatable flash-frozen ice cream sensation. Your taste adventure awaits!

Inside Casino Arcade

Mon-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat-Sun 11am-10pm

Funnel Cakes

A German breakfast tradition brought to a whole new level! Toppings range from powdered sugar to strawberries and whipped topping. Try “The Experience” with ice cream! Cashless payments only. MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

By the Giant Dipper Entrance

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Cotton Candy Clouds

Traditional cotton candy flavors as well as our gourmet selection like Cookies ‘n’ Cream Cotton Candy! Available in tubs for easy travel! Cashless payments only.

Across from the Giant Dipper

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Freeze

All the retro frozen treats your heart desires including scrumptious malts, chocolate-dipped bananas, orange sherbet and our original ice cream sandwich, “The SANDae.” Look for the retro black and white tile and monster ice cream cone. Cashless payments only.

By the Haunted Castle

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Deep-Fried Twinkies

Something magical occurs when pastry hits hot oil… the filling liquefies and the cake warms, contrasting with the crisp, deep-fried crust. Or try a deep fried Oreo ® or Smucker’s ® Uncrustable ® peanut butter and jelly sandwich! Cashless payments only.

Near Sky Glider

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Little Dipper

You pick, we dip! This little window offers an array of dipped soft-serve ice cream cones, ice cream sandwiches, and tasty treats. Cashless payments only.

Across from Rock ‘N Roll

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Beachside Snacks

This fun spot can cover all your popcorn cravings: Buttered, kettle korn, and more! Plus ICEEs and bottled beverages. Now offering freshly popped popcorn tumbled with delicious cheddar and flamin’ Cheeto pieces. Yum! Cashless payments only.

Across from Loof Carousel

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Sweet Spot

This happy little castle has a fun selection of cotton candy, ice cream and a sweet cinnamon treat – the churro. Cashless payments only.

Next to Cliff Hanger

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Tater Twists

Can’t decide between french fries or potato chips? How about a chip on a stick! With lots of yummy toppings to choose from, go wild with this one-of-a-kind snack on the way to your next beach-side thrill ride, or a refreshing agua frescas! Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted. 

Across from Fireball

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Loaded Fries

Taking french fries to the next level – Pick from an array of Loaded Fries! Packed with flavor and piled high, you can’t go wrong here!

Near Entrance 5

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Kettle Korn

Craving both sweet and salty? Our kettle masters pop fresh kettle korn throughout the day. Cashless payments only.

Across from Rock-O-Plane

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Tiki Hut

Visit the little tiki hut for a delicious, dairy-free treat–Pineapple Soft Serve Ice Cream. Try it in a float with pineapple juice! Cashless payments only.

Near Sky Glider Entrance 2

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Blenders at the Beach

What’s better than a fresh-made smoothie on a hot day? Select your favorite flavors from an array of fruit choices! Cashless payments only.

Across from the Haunted Castle

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Crazy Churro

Hot, Fresh and Delicious Churros! They are CRAZY GOOD stuffed with chocolate, caramel or strawberry filling! Cashless payments only.

Near Logger’s Revenge

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Corn Roaster

Nothing healthier than fresh roasted corn for you to top with all your favorite toppings. Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Across from Fireball

Mon-Fri 1pm-9pm
Sat 12pm-10pm
Sun 12pm-9pm

Cave Train Treats

Treat yourself to special treats like Italian Ice, Tostilocos and mangonadas. Keep it healthy with fresh Fruit spears or a real coconut opened just for you! Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Near the Cave Train

Sun-Fri 11am-9pm
Sat 11am-10pm

Café Espresso

Featuring Santa Cruz Roasting Company Coffee and Ghirardelli Chocolate. Enjoy gourmet espresso blends, frappes, lattes, mochas, masala chai, bubble tea, crème fruit blends, Italian Ice, muffins, bagels, and acai bowls. Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

Across from Giant Dipper exit

Mon-Fri 11am-9:30pm
Sat 11am-10:30pm
Sun 11am-9pm

Beer & Wine

Brews at the Beach

Offering the Bay Area’s best craft beers with an ocean view! Enjoy a variety of craft beers on tap. Sip. Relax. Enjoy the view. More Info Cash and MyBoardwalk Cards accepted.

On the Colonnade by Barbary Coast Restaurant

Mon-Wed 11am-9pm 
Thur 11am-10pm
Fri 11am-10:30pm
Sat-Sun 11am-10pm

Beer Cove

We are proud to offer a rotating selection of canned local craft beers, hard ciders, and hard kombuchas. Plus wine on tap! Cashless payments only.

Near the Speed Bumps ride

Mon-Fri 12pm-8pm
Sat 11am-10pm
Sun 11am-9pm

Bay Brews

We are proud to offer a rotating selection of canned local craft beers, hard ciders, and hard kombuchas. Plus wine on tap! Cashless payments only.

Near Logger’s Revenge ride

Mon-Fri 12pm-8pm
Sat 11am-10pm
Sun 11am-9pm

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