Things to do in Capitola
- 19 reviews
Intermediate surf spot - great waves with a ssw swell . . . outdoor showers and bathrooms. Keep an eye out for Jack O'neil who lives down the street - the local legend likes to hangout on his patio and watch the waves.Popular withOutdoorAdventureBudget
- 34 reviews
Excellent brewery nestled in the suburbs of Capitola. Sante Adairius Rustic Ales offers a small range of delicious brews, from the hoppy 831 West Coast IPA to the Lucybelle Saison. Beer brewers will love the specificity of the menu, stating the exact hops they use in each beer. Get a taster for a sample or purchase a growler to take ...Popular withFoodiesLocalTrendsters
- 81 review
Good wine and excellent views overlooking Santa Cruz and Capitola from the top of the mountain. Reasonably priced wine tasting, a lot of times including barrel tasting. Run by 4 Italian brothers. We've joined their wine club and visit often, since it makes us feel like we're in Italy (one of our favorite destinations) at a vineyard or an agritourismo.
- 91 review
Two floors of pool tables, a full bar and a rockin good time are what you'll find at Fast Eddy's. Happy hour is 4-6:30pm every night with a decent selection of beers on tap. The atmosphere inside is rather dark and pub-like, but in no way do you ever feel closed in. The place exudes lots of local character and ...Popular withAdventure
- 111 review
Nice, mellow wave just to the east of the "Hook" at Pleasure Point. It's a little more out in open water than other nearby breaks, which I presume is how it got the "shark" name, but still pretty protected by the thick kelp growth of the area. This was the first place I ever surfed that had kelp directly in ...Popular withOutdoorBackpackers
- 121 review
Another place to get groceries and wine. Good selection and prices on local wine.
- 131 review
Limited in size, marginal surf, this beach adds to the aesthetic appeal of Capitola but offers no enticement of its own.Popular withOutdoorLocalFamilies