Press and Awards

Through the years Crow's Nest has been honored with awards for excellence in cuisine, service, and for this unique and breathtaking location. In addition we are proud to be officially recognized as responsible stewards of the environment and the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. We thank you, our loyal guests for making this possible.

2013 Good Times "Best of Santa Cruz" Awards

Best Restaurant in Santa Cruz

Best Calamari

Best Outdoor Dining

Best Seafood Runner Up

Best Appetizer Runner Up

Best Bloody Mary Runner Up

Best Clam Chowder Runner Up

Best Lunch Runner Up

and yes, BEST HAPPY HOUR!

2013 Santa Cruz Weekly "Gold" Awards

Best Restaurant with a View

Best Calamari

Best Patio Dining Santa Cruz runner up

Best Happy Hour runner up

 

Business Awards

Certified Green Business

Ocean Friendly Business Award

Member Seafood Watch

AAA Diamond-Rated

 

2012 Santa Cruz Weekly "Gold" Awards

Best Calamari

Best Patio Dining

Best View

Best Salad

and best of all, BEST HAPPY HOUR

2012 Good Times "Best of Santa Cruz" Awards

Best Outdoor Dining

Best Appetizer

Best Calamari

Best Restaurant Runner Up

Best Bloody Mary Runner Up,

and once again, BEST HAPPY HOUR!