Open for dinner at 5:00 pm (closed Mondays)
Call (831) 662-9799 for reservations
Bar & Patio open 3:00 pm for late lunch
Breakfast & lunch 8 am-2 pm (closed Mondays)

Our Dinner Menu

Recognized by locals as one of the top restaurants in Aptos and Santa Cruz County, Bittersweet Bistro offers an American Bistro Cuisine style dinner menu with Mediterranean influences. An outstanding dessert menu and award-winning wine list are served in a casual, relaxed atmosphere in the dining room, heated outdoor patio and new lounge. Dinner service starts at 5 pm.

Breakfast & Lunch in the Café

Breakfast and lunch in the Café and outside on our sunny patio. Breakfast menu features benedicts, omelets, scrambles, pancakes, waffles, French toast, steak & eggs, huevos rancheros, panini breakfast burritos. Lunch menu includes wood fired pizzettas, salads, hot & cold sandwiches, paninis, specialty burgers and our famous dessert menu. Breakfast 8 am-1 pm. Lunch 10 am-2 pm.

Bittersweet Sushi

Full service Japanese restaurant open Tuesday-Sunday evenings 5-9 pm in the Café. Our highly trained chefs with 35+ years of experience serve sushi rolls, nigiri, sashimi, unagi, tempura, udon, teriyaki and more. Outstanding quality fish, including fresh crab - not imitation. Housemade stock and sauces. Happy Hour every Tuesday-Thursday from 5-6 pm. $5 large house sake plus 1/2 off select rolls & appetizers.