Assembly, Santa Cruz CA | Merchant Profile

Find top notch dining at the award winning restaurant, Assembly, in Santa Cruz, California. From the same restaurant group that brought Penny Ice Creamery and Picnic Basket Cafe to Santa Cruz, owner Zach Davis along with business partner Kendra Baker began a new venture in conceptualizing and designing a full service restaurant. With Executive Chef Jessica Yarr at the helm of the kitchen, Assembly sets a new standard in Santa Cruz for fine dining.Assembly opened in 2014 and features a sleek seasonal menu of locally sourced and organic ingredients with a cool ambiance to match. Assembly maintains a strong relationship with the local agricultural community of Santa Cruz and ingredients are personally delivered by farms directly to the restaurant everyday.The cuisine and aesthetic of Assembly is inspired by the top iconic food meccas across the country. Chef Jessica Yarr manifests traditional culinary techniques to create rustic dishes with modern flare. The menu is ever changing and always exciting, though you will always see a featured seafood dish on the menu along with the crowd favorite and frequently ordered Burger.The modern interior of Assembly combines the same rustic juxtaposition found in the menu.  The setting is quite comfortable amidst high ceilings and warm lighting.The eclectic wine selection is crafted by Assemblyís beverage manager who works closely with the local wine industry and wine experts. Assembly also retains close relationships with breweries around the area. The bar features a happy hour with beers, wines, and decadent little snacks.Assembly was named Santa Cruz Waves best restaurant and in 2014 and was ranked in the top 50 restaurant openings in the greater bay area in the San Francisco Chronicle. If you have a large group, there is a semi private seating area available for reserve and the space is reconfigurable to accommodate weddings and corporate events.Donít miss out on a truly unique Santa Cruz dining experience at Assembly. You wonít be disappointed!

1108 Pacific Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060