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LOCAL SOURCE GUIDE SPRING 2018

Find the Monterey Bay’s best local, seasonal and sustainable products and services here. These business advertise in Edible Monterey Bay, supporting our mission and enabling us to provide this magazine to you for free. Please thank them with your business and tell them we sent you!

APPAREL

Madrigal
Carmel Plaza, Mission between Ocean and 7th
Carmel-by- the-Sea
831.624.3477

Offering attire for men and women who prefer a classic look.

Pacific Trading Co.
1224 Pacific Ave.
Santa Cruz
831.423.3349
504C Bay Ave.
Capitola
831.476.6109
facebook.com/pages/pacific-trading-co/65027935549

Independent, local, family-owned women’s apparel boutique.

ART GALLERIES & HOUSEWARES

Annieglass
310 Harvest Drive
Watsonville
831.761.2041 x21
annieglassstore.com

Locally designed and handmade slumped-glass plates, bowls and serving dishes that add famed art and style to the dining room.

BANKS AND CREDIT UNIONS

Santa Cruz County Bank
sccountybank.com
7775 Soquel Drive
Aptos
831.662.6000
819 Bay Ave.
Capitola
831.464.5300
720 Front St.
Santa Cruz
831.457.5000
4604 Scotts Valley Drive
Scotts Valley
831.461.5000
595 Auto Center Drive
Watsonville
831.761.7600

A leading community business lender and full-service bank of choice for locals.

BARS, BREWERIES AND TAPROOMS

515 Kitchen & Cocktails
515 Cedar St.
831.425.5051
515santacruz.com    

This downtown Santa Cruz rooftop destination for exception craft cocktails also offers a downstairs wine bar and a full dining menu in both locations.

East End Gastropub
1501 41st Ave.
Santa Cruz
831.475.8010
eastendgastropub.com

Local gastropub serving handcrafted food, beer and wine.

Peter B’s Brewpub
2 Portola Plaza
Monterey
831.649.4511
portolahotel.com

Monterey’s first craft brewery features delicious, locally brewed beer and an innovative menu including vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing
402 Ingalls St., Ste. 27
Santa Cruz
831.425.4900
santacruzmountainbrewing.com

An award-winning, certified-organic craft brewery featuring wildly imaginative seasonal beers, hard ciders, draught root beer and kombucha.

Trailside Café and Beer Garden
3 Del Fino Place
Carmel Valley
831.298.7453
trailsidecafecv.com

Café and beer garden with handcrafted food and a rotating draft selection of 15 beers and one cider plus over 40 bottled selections including Belgian, German and ciders.

West End Tap & Kitchen
334D Ingalls St.
Santa Cruz
831.471.8115
westendtap.com

Local gastropub serving handcrafted food, beer and wine.

CATERING

an epicurious lifestyle
104 Bronson St., Ste. 13
Santa Cruz
831.588.7772
anepicuriouslifestyle.com

An epicurious lifestyle is an event-based commercial kitchen and dining space in Santa Cruz.

Aqua Terra
529 Central Ave.
Pacific Grove
831.657.9790
aquaterraculinary.com

Fresh and seasonal food ideas, rooted in sustainability.

Carmel Private Chef – Chef Christophe Bony and Kelley Lefmann
831.251.0168
info@carmelprivatechef.com

Chef Christophe works with each client’s unique needs, creating menus with local, organic ingredients with utmost quality and integrity and providing in-home meal prep, private parties, cooking classes for groups or individuals. Restaurant consulting and gift certificates available.

The Poke Lab
475 Alvarado St.
Monterey
831.200.3474
thepokelab.com

Food truck and other catering formats serving fresh, locally sourced poke bowls.

DESIGNERS

Dina Clark Design
831.466.9843
dinaclarkdesign.com

A Central Coast graphic design studio for logos, labels, illustrations and websites.

EDUCATION

Monterey Peninsula College Hospitality Program
831.646.4123
mjansen@mpc.edu

The MPC Hospitality Program, chaired by Molly Jansen, offers students an opportunity to earn a certificate, associate’s degree or credits for transfer to a four-year institution to pursue a rewarding career in culinary arts and hospitality.

Camp Vintage Antique Show
Saturday June 9th 8am–4pm

Earthbound Farm’s Farm Stand
7250 Carmel Valley Rd.
Carmel Valley
info@campvintage.com
FB: @campvintage

Cool vintage kitchen gear and farmhouse treasures will be among the finds at this must-attend event for antique lovers; the reopened Farm Stand will offer breakfast and lunch items.

FARMS, RANCHES, CSAs AND CFSs

Gizdich Ranch
55 Peckham Road, Watsonville
831.722.1056
gizdich-ranch.com

A third-generation farm and bakery-café specializing in heirloom apples, berries, juice and pie.

Live Earth Farm
831.763.2448
liveearthfarm.net

Watsonville based, with a new farm stand 10am–3pm on weekends at 1275 Green Valley Road and CSA pickup throughout the Monterey Bay and South Bay regions. Committed to sustainable food through a CSA, farmers’ markets and on-farm farm stand and education.

Morris Grassfed Beef
CSM, at markets and online
831.623.2933
morrisgrassfed.com

A provider of locally grown grassfed beef, fostering healthy relationships between people, land, animals and food.

GREEN PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

Blade Tech
831.917.1330
bladetechusa.com

Professional knife sharpening services for business and home kitchen; also offering high-quality knives and accessories for purchase.

MRWMD
14201 Del Monte Blvd.
Marina
831.384.5313
mrwmd.org

Provides local businesses recycling and a chance to convert food scraps into green energy and compost through its Organics to Energy Program; offers consumers recycling services, workshops and home composting supplies.

Sambrailo Packaging
800 Walker St.
Watsonville
831.724.7581
sambrailo.com

Packaging solutions from our hands to your farm.

Solar Technologies
705 N. Branciforte Ave.
Santa Cruz
831.421.0440
solartechnologies.com

Local solar energy system provider featuring efficient technology, design and installation for your home or business.

HEALING AND WELLNESS

1440 Multiversity
800 Bethany Drive
Scotts Valley
844.544.1440
1440.org

The nation’s newest immersive learning center located among the ancient redwoods on a 75-acre campus. Join us for personal growth, professional development, and health and wellness.

Acubloom
833 Cass St.
Monterey
831.383.9652
acubloom.com

Healing simply, simply healing with Kristan Roth, a healer with more than 20 years of experience in acupuncture and a number of other modalities.

La Vie
101 Kennedy Drive
Capitola
831.316.0875
drinklavie.com

Small batch probiotic wellness drinks, juice cleanses, and almond milks available online and locally at La Vie’s Capitola Tasting Room and Santa Cruz farmers’ markets.

Woman’s Wellspring
Stephanie Taylor, M.D., Ph.D.
26365 Carmel Rancho Blvd., Ste. F
Carmel
831.622.1995
womanswellspring.com

A new approach to health care based on personal and community wellness.

HOME IMPROVEMENT/REUSE STORES

Habitat for Humanity/ReStore
4230 Gigling Road
Seaside
831.899.1362
719 Swift St.
Santa Cruz
831.824.4704
habitatsc.org

A nonprofit home improvement store and donation center offering new and gently used furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances to the public. Proceeds build affordable homes, community and hope locally.

Last Chance Mercantile/MRWMD
14201 Del Monte Blvd.
Marina
831.264.6900
mrwmd.org

A convenient drop-off location for reusable goods that also offers an ever-changing array of affordable, pre-owned and salvaged items for purchase.

HOTELS AND RESORTS

L’Auberge Carmel
Monte Verde Street and 7th Avenue
Carmel-by- the-Sea
831.624.8578
laubergecarmel.com

A romantic, full-service boutique, Relais & Chateau hotel is within walking distance of all that Carmel-by- the-Sea has to offer, including the iconic Carmel Beach.

Bernardus Lodge & Spa
415 W. Carmel Valley Road
Carmel Valley
831.658.3400
bernarduslodge.com

Located in the heart of sunny Carmel Valley, Bernardus Lodge & Spa is an elegant and intimate luxury resort offering renowned dining and spa experiences and a 10-acre on-site estate vineyard.

Hyatt Regency Monterey
1 Old Golf Course Road
Monterey
831.372.1234
monterey.hyatt.com

Located on Del Monte Golf Course amid 22 beautiful acres of Monterey pines, this hotel also offers a spa and close proximity to Monterey Airport and the city center.

InterContinental The Clement Monterey
750 Cannery Row
Monterey
831.375.4500
ictheclementmonterey.com

The premier luxury hotel in the heart of Cannery Row, situated right next to the Monterey Bay Aquarium and overlooking the pristine Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
400 Cannery Row
Monterey
831.920.6710
montereyplazahotel.com

At Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa you’ll be able to enjoy the best of Northern California such as the Monterey Bay Aquarium, historic downtown Monterey and Fisherman’s Wharf, world-class golfing at Pebble Beach, shopping in Carmel, wine tasting in Carmel Valley and the memorable Big Sur coastline.

Pebble Beach Resorts
17-Mile Drive
Pebble Beach
866.935.6341
pebblebeach.com

Stunning views, legendary golf, diverse and exceptional cuisine and luxury accommodations are all part of the world-renowned Pebble Beach experience.

Portola Hotel & Spa
2 Portola Plaza
Monterey
831.649.4511
portolahotel.com

A relaxing retreat in historic Monterey surrounded by unique shopping, fine dining, spectacular coastal trails and beaches.

Post Ranch Inn/Sierra Mar Restaurant
47900 Hwy. 1
Big Sur
831.667.2800
postranchinn.com

A “sanctuary for the soul” offering the ultimate in luxurious coastal Big Sur lodging, including breathtaking views and exquisite dining.

Quail Lodge & Golf Club
8000 Valley Greens Drive
Carmel
831.620.8808
quaillodge.com

Quail Lodge features comfortable lodging, an 18-hole championship golf course, fitness center and sustainably sourced, seasonal cuisine on the Monterey Peninsula.

MEDIA

90.3 KAZU
100 Campus Center, Building 201, Room 317
Seaside
831.582.5298
kazu.org

Public radio for the Monterey Bay area.

KZSC
Santa Cruz, 88.1FM
831.459.2811
kzsc.org

College radio broadcasting from UC Santa Cruz. Tune in for music, news, public affairs, sports, and more!

NURSERIES, LANDSCAPING AND GARDEN SUPPLIES

DIG Gardens
420 Water St.
Santa Cruz
831.466.3444
diggardensnursery.com

A garden shop unlike any other: organic, bohemian, modern style from Santa Cruz.

Gardner & Bloome
OMRI-listed organic fertilizers and soils from Kellogg Garden Products distributed locally by:

Aptos Landscape Supply
5035 Freedom Blvd.
Aptos
831.688.6211
aptoslandscapesupply.com

Del Rey Oaks Gardens
899 Rosita Road
Del Rey Oaks
831.920.1231
drogardens.com

Drought Resistant Nursery
850 Park Ave.
Monterey
831.375.2120
droughtresistant.com

The Garden Co.
2218 Mission St.
Santa Cruz
831.429.8424
thegardenco.com

Griggs Nursery
9220 Carmel Valley Road
Carmel
831.626.0680
griggsnursery.com

Hidden Gardens Nursery
7765 Soquel Dr.
Aptos
831.688.7011

Lakeside Nursery
190 Espinosa Road
Salinas
831.632.2100
lakesidenursery.net

J. Murphy Lumber
10 E. Carmel Valley Road
Carmel Valley
831.659.2291
facebook.com/m.j.murphylumberhardware

Martins’ Irrigation
420 Olympia Ave.
Seaside
831.394.4106
martinsirrigation.com

McShane’s Landscape Supply
115 Monterey Salinas Hwy.
Salinas
831.455.1876
mcshaneslandscape.com

Mountain Feed & Farm
9550 Hwy. 9
Ben Lomond
831.336.8876
mountainfeed.com

Plant Works
7945 Hwy. 9
Ben Lomond
831.336.2212

San Lorenzo Garden Center
235 River St.
Santa Cruz
831.423.0223
sanlorenzolumber.com/gardencenter

Scarborough Gardens
33 El Pueblo Road
Scotts Valley
831.438.4106
scarboroughgardens.com

Seaside Garden Center
1177 San Pablo Ave.
Seaside
831.292.0400
seasidegardencenter.com

Valley Hills Nursery
7440 Carmel Valley Road
Carmel
831.624.3482
valleyhillsnursery.net

MRWMD
14201 Del Monte Blvd.
Marina
831.384.5313
mrwmd.org

Provider of premium-quality, OMRI-listed organic compost as well as topsoil and wood chips by the truckload at the district scales or bag-your-own at the on-site Last Chance Mercantile shop.

Plant Landscape Design
2801 S. Main St.
Soquel
831.476.1895
plantlandscapedesign.com

Full-service landscaping company: design, build, maintain, serving greater Monterey Bay.

Terra Nova Ecological Landscaping
Santa Cruz
831.425.3514
terranovalandscaping.com

A full-service ecological landscaping company providing design, installation and maintenance of beautiful living systems for public and private lands.

REAL ESTATE

Courtney G. Jones/Carmel Realty Co.
Dolores Street between 7th and 8th Avenues
831.233.4839
courtneygjones.com   
Courtney@carmelrealtycompany.com

Family-owned firm offering local luxury real estate experts with a reputation for integrity, longevity and excellence.

RECREATION

Chardonnay Sailing Charters
704 Soquel Ave.
Santa Cruz
831.423.1213
chardonnay.com

Excursions aboard the Chardonnay II are perfect for any age group and fun for everyone from seasoned sailors to first-time adventurers.

RESTAURANTS AND CAFÉS

See our Dine Local Guide

SPECIALTY FOOD AND DRINK PURVEYORS

Big Sur Salts
PO Box 546
Big Sur
bigsursalts@gmail.com
bigsursalts.com

Craft salts that bring the color, tastes and aromas of Big Sur to you.

Food Lounge
1001 Center St.
Santa Cruz
scfoodlounge.com

A dynamic community venue for food, art and entertainment; also available for private events, meetings, fundraisers and parties.

The Meatery
1534 Fremont Blvd
Seaside
831.656.8810
themeatery.us    

A friendly and modern chef-owned and run artisanal butchery providing housemade charcuterie, sustainably and ethically raised meats as well as sandwiches and other prepared foods to eat in or take out. Catering also available.

Monterey Farms
1354 Dayton St., Ste. I
Salinas
831.757.7297
montereyfarmsartichokes.com

Small, locally owned and operated producer of fresh prepared artichoke hearts for use by chefs and home cooks.

The Quail & Olive 
3 Pilot Road
Carmel Valley
831.659.4288
quailandolive.com

A boutique featuring quality, California olive oils and vinegars, as well as natural skin care products and cookbooks for better health.

Santa Cruz Community Farmers’ Markets
831.454.0566
santacruzfarmersmarket.org  
Lincoln and Cedar streets
Santa Cruz
21511 E. Cliff Drive
Live Oak
2801 Mission St.
Santa Cruz
120 Russell Ave.
Felton
Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley

For more than 25 years Santa Cruz Community Farmers’ Markets (SCCFM) has been committed to your health and to the health of the local economy.

Shopper’s Corner
622 Soquel Ave.
Santa Cruz
831.423.1398
shopperscorner.com

Santa Cruz’s oldest and friendliest family-run market.

Star Market
1275 S. Main St.
Salinas
831.422.3961
starmkt.com

An independent grocer featuring the freshest, best tasting and finest selection of food in the Monterey Bay area; locally produced foods and wines are a specialty.

Stewart & Jasper Orchards
Monterey Plaza Hotel
400 Cannery Row, Ste. C
Monterey
831.375.6887
stewartandjasper.com

A family-owned almond grower committed to quality, eco-friendly practices, water conservation and customer service.

Troia Foods
801 Foam St.
Monterey
831.375.3354
troiafoods.com

A local dairy and fine food distributor for businesses.

Vertigo Coffee Roasters
81 Fourth St.
San Juan Bautista
831.623.9533
vertigocoffee.com

Specialty coffee roasters that also feature wood-fired cooking and craft beers.

TRAVEL

Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
401 Camino El Estero
Monterey
888.221.1010
seemonterey.com

Tourism information for Monterey County.

WINERIES AND TASTING ROOMS

Cima Collina Tasting Room
19 E. Carmel Valley Road
Carmel Valley
831.620.0645
cimacollina.com

Award-winning, artisanal wines from small Monterey vineyards. Tasting room is located in a picturesque historic building.

McIntyre Tasting Studio
169 Crossroads Blvd.
Carmel
831.626.6268
mcintyrevineyards.com   

Small lot wines that embody the mountainous, maritime terroir.

Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room
San Carlos at 7th
Carmel-by-the-Sea
831.626.WINE
scheidvineyards.com

Scheid Vineyards Winery & Tasting Room
1972 Hobson Ave.
Greenfield
831.386.0316
scheidvineyards.com

Forty years of success in family winemaking in Salinas Valley.

Talbott Vineyards
25 Pilot Road
Carmel Valley
831.659.3500
talbottvineyards.com

Enjoy renowned, award-winning pinots and chardonnays on the sunny terrace or spacious interior of Talbott’s tasting room in the heart of beautiful Carmel Valley.

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