Residents of Aptos can best be defined by their Fourth of July shenanigans. On this day, the majority of the town dresses their pets up in Americana fashions and parades them around town. This is a community with a strong neighborly vibe, and those who live here gather regularly to enjoy life’s simple pleasures.
A variety of restaurants fill this small city. Local favorites include the Hideout Restaurant, offering Californian cuisine and cocktails in a cozy 1930s cottage setting; Manuel’s Mexican Restaurant, which serves traditional eats like enchiladas and tamales alongside generously portioned margaritas; Cafe Sparrow, located in a restored post office and general store offering a casual yet elegant French dining experience; Aptos Street BBQ, a down-home venue for BBQ dishes and a variety of local beers on tap; Severino’s Bar and Grill, a refined hotel bistro offering classic California fare and live jazz; and Bittersweet Bistro, featuring Mediterranean-inspired American cuisine and a dog-friendly patio.
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