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Betty's Burgers

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1000 41st Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4473
+1 831-475-5901
11:00 - 21:00
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Stockton, United States
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Burgers are delicious even if they are a bit pricey. French fry portions are large. Nice indoor and outdoor dining area. Great little burger shop.

Thank Angela C
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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Sweet potato fries great, burgers were cooked right. Crowded but service was quick. Great for a quick burger / fries in the hood !

Thank Robert D
Aptos, California
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317 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

A great place for a quick hit & run meal- lunch or dinner.... burgers and fries are where it's at. Decent buns, homemade sauce and nice fries. Definitely a a place to checkout the burger menu.

Thank soifdawg
Wilmington, Delaware
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661 reviews
561 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 618 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Well right off the bat, the three gals behind the counter were ALL very friendly and knowledgeable. I was a first time diner here and they went out of the way to "splain" everything to me. I had a 1/2 lb. Betty Burger dressed with lettuce, tomatoes, red onions, pickles and lube (a Chipotle spiked sauce of some kind), Onion... More 

Thank RoadTripper516
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

First time here and so glad did! Strawberry shake is sooo yummy! Chili cheese fries are delish. Super friendly staff and very efficient.

Thank Teesa77
Santa Cruz, California, United States
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121 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I have lived in Santa Cruz over 25 years and it's taken me too long to try out Betty Burgers. I have always heard good things, but I just don't go out for burgers very often. There are just too many great Taquerias here.... :) But, I was talked into trying out this landmark Santa Cruz burger restaurant last night,... More 

Thank Paul B
Capitola, California
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142 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The burger was dry and overdone (though I asked for medium rare). Other than that, there was nothing at all special about it. Anything other than a basic burger runs $8.50 to $10, and that's just for a burger, with cheese or other toppings extra. The fries were skinny and soaked with oil. And you must pay extra for them... More 

1 Thank RonCentralCA
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Been to Betty's twice while I was in Santa Cruz. Both visits they nailed the burger. Juicy patty, the bun was hot as well not like in other places. Sweet potato fries were very delicious. Keep up the good work.

Thank Makkmartono
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Good burgers and great French fries, but the best thing is their chocolate shakes. They are very chocolatey and worth every calorie!

Thank pattis823
Dubuque, Iowa
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145 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here on our first afternoon arriving in Santa Cruz coming from Yosemite. It was a great stop. We were all in the mood for a good burger and weren't at all disappointed! The wait staff, music, food and adult malts were all extraordinary! Had a nice relaxing lunch al fresco. We all are glad we stopped here and... More 

Thank ahtram56

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 41st Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4473
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-475-5901
Our delicious burgers are made with fresh, all-natural beef with NO hormones and NO antibiotics. Local vegetables are delivered fresh daily.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?