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Palapas Restaurant

21 Seascape Vlg, Seascape Boulevard, Aptos, CA 95003-6102
+1 831-662-9000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“ceviche” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
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21 Seascape Vlg, Seascape Boulevard, Aptos, CA 95003-6102
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was really good. Very authentic tasting. We sat outside and the view was good. Service was very good too. We had lunch. I would recommend this place. It is right by the Seascape inn.

Thank Paige R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this restaurant!! I love coming here with friends or with my family. I hold an annual party here every year as well because it’s such a fun atmosphere and the food and service is always great! The chips and salsa are the best....More

Thank heintaylor
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We don’t go out to eat often, but when we feel like fresh fish or just good Mexican food, we choose Palapas. I love the vegetarian burrito and the fish. Other family members love the Verde sauce and the refrained beans are always tasty. I...More

Thank Q1578LVsandrat
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Really tasty Mexican food. I had a fish taco and enchilada and it was excellent. Nice location just opposite the Seascape resort with views across the bay. Quick service, very polite without being in your face. Was busy but not crazy. Overall would recommend.

Thank Jfdbuflop
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Our family comes here at least once a month for the seafood and steak on the menu. I prefer the steak enchiladas and steak ranchero, plenty of food and always hot. My husband gets the red snapper or fish tacos and enjoys them every time....More

Thank kazmir
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Everyone has a generic Mexican restaurant chain in their town. All their menus are the same. Well if you are in Aptos and want a Mexican dinning experience that is at least a step above that at home experience, Palapas does the trick. Food is...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Not only was the food exceptional but the ambience on the deck was perfect for our large group. The ceviche was excellent. Everyone commented nohow good their meals were, whether it was fish, steak or vegetarian. The enchilada sauce was wonderful. It reminded me of...More

Thank Marlene F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

went there for lunch- ordered one of the lunch specials- no discount for lunch specials in pricing-just as expensive as dinner menu items- the salsa that was served with chips had no flavor- had a fish taco and fish tostada - this was all there...More

Thank thesantacruzqueen
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Classic Mexican food and a busy bar scene make this a nice place for a quick early evening meal. I had the snapper dinner with rice and frijoles, my husband had fish tacos. Nothing out of the ordinary just good filling food. We went with...More

Thank PilarMY
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The inside of the Palapas is large and bright, looking immediately as an expensive restaurant similar to others in the Bay Area, La Jolla near San Diego or other costly coastal sites. The clientele was upscale also, well casually dressed like golfers or tennis players,...More

Thank Dunsmurian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Seascape Vlg, Seascape Boulevard, Aptos, CA 95003-6102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-662-9000
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