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Engfer Pizza Works

537 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3451
+1 831-429-1856
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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537 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3451
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We love to get Engfer pizza when we are in Santa Cruz. Especially now that they have gluten free on the menu for our daughter who is allergic to wheat. Flavorful sauce is the high point - as it has just a little kick. Only...More

Thank leona724
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Very informal, neighborhood pizzeria. The pizza here is among the best in Santa Cruz—tasty crust, and a wide range of fresh toppings, all baked in a wood-fired oven. They have a wide range of bottled drinks along with a selection of microbrews on tap. The...More

1  Thank santacruzer_95060
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This restaurant has excellent pizzas (not inexpensive) and is one of the only places in Santa Cruz that has interesting pizza without red sauce. The building which houses the restaurant is very dumpy and unappealing. It almost looks grungy. My advice is to get take-out...More

Thank JadedTourista
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Good wood-fired pizza, nice local beer selection, and a ping pong table to boot. We really enjoyed it here.

Thank 789traveler100
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This is a great little pizza place with a local vibe and great pizza! Their selection of micro brewed beers is pretty good, too with a selection of beers not found in most places.

Thank Halfman1
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here with family while renting a house in the Seabright Beach neighborhood. Ordered pizza at the counter, then chose own table. Large selection of drinks from the refrigerated cases. Got own drinks and brought them to table. Server brought pizza and paper plates...More

Thank CentralCATraveler
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I ordered pizza by take out and did not dine in. The pizza is wood fired and placed on a sheet of cardboard wrapped in aluminum foil. Very minimalistic and non-wasteful. The pizza was thin crust and very good. Service was prompt and on time...More

Thank CaptT820
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to check this place out for dinner while visiting Santa Cruz. They pizza was great and the staff very friendly and helpful. They have checkers, backgammon, etc. that you can play while eating. They also have a self serve refrigerator...More

1  Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I hesitated to try this as I have a limited diet. Friends were going and I tagged along. I am so glad I did. There were amazing choices. Pizza is thin crust and baked in a wood fired oven. I had a hummus pizza with...More

1  Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Delicious thin-crust pizza cooked in a wood-fired oven, nice salads, great drink selection, super friendly kick-back atmosphere, lots of families, ping-pong and ice cream!

1  Thank Len B
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 537 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-3451
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-429-1856
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