The Mystery Spot Snack Shack offers a wide variety of delicious treats to enjoy in our picnic and garden area. We also can provide catering services for large groups that visit us. Please contact us at (831) 423-8897 for more information.
The Mystery Spot Snack Shack is open weekends year round, and daily in the summer. Please see our current status below:
Other Santa Cruz Area Activities
Monterey Bay Aquarium
A must-see if you're in the area. Over 45 bilingual interactive exhibits and animal aquariums.
Roaring Camp Railroads
Historic narrow-gauge steam trains through the redwoods and beach trains to the Boardwalk.
Santa Cruz Surfing Museum
Museum in the lighthouse that symbolizes Santa Cruz, CA more than any other landmark.
Stagnaro Bros. Seafood Restaurant
Restaurant and outdoor fish market at the Santa Cruz Wharf.
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Admission free amusement park located on the Santa Cruz beach.
Santa Cruz County Conference and Visitors Council
A useful and informative guide to lodging and activities in Santa Cruz and it's surrounding areas.
Downtown Santa Cruz
Shopping, restaurants, movie theaters, Museums and more.
Places to Stay
Inn at Pasatiempo
The Inn at Pasatiempo is a boutique style Santa Cruz hotel nestled in a wooded sanctuary in beautiful Santa Cruz County. Minutes from the Mystery Spot.
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
As Santa Cruz’ newest hotel, the Hyatt Place is located a short distance from the Mystery Spot, Santa Cruz Boardwalk as well as the Municipal Wharf. Also situated near downtown’s central shopping district, visitors will find a variety of dining and drinking options within a convenient distance. This modern 106-room property features a 24-hour gym and outdoor swimming pool. Beer and wine are offered in the lobby area, and food can be ordered from the gallery hosts 24 hours a day.
Places to Eat
Heavenly Roadside Café
Open daily from 7:30am - 2pm, famous pancakes and great breakfast, brunch and lunch options, 15 minutes from The Mystery Spot.
Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta
For the best pizza visit Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta, You Will Not Leave Hungry!
Lago di Como
Open for classic Italian dinner 5pm - 9:30pm (closed only Tuesdays). Tasty and filling italian fare, try the delicious wood fired pizza!
Cambodian cuisine that uses little fat and lots of fresh vegetables, fruits and seafood.