Ideal Bar & Grill

106 Beach Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

831.423.5271


Hours of Operation
  • Open daily, 8am - 10:30pm
Type of Cuisine
  • American
  • Bar - Pub
  • Californian
  • Craft Breweries
  • Dessert
  • Food to Go
  • Ice Cream Shop
  • Seafood
  • Steakhouse
  • Vegetarian
Signature Menu Items
Overview

Ideal offers breakfast, lunch and dinner options with a view of the ocean! Our generous food portions reflect a traditional Californian cuisine with various seafood choices. Our clam chowder is award winning and is a must to try! Ideal has two bars with four local beers on draft. Our specialty cocktails range from our delicious El Presidente Margarita to our famous Lava Flow. We also offer a full espresso bar and local Marianne’s ice cream.