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About Permanently Closed - Louie’s Cajun Kitchen and Bourbon Bar
This restaurant is permanently closed. Permanently Closed - Located in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz, Clouds Downtown is an upscale restaurant offering American cuisine in a comfortable, chic atmosphere surrounded by contemporary art and lighting.
Clouds Downtown represents the eclectic lifestyle of Santa Cruz, showcasing a long mahogany and red cherry wood bar that is commonly populated by an array of local personalities. Catering to not only your usual bar suspects, but also to the old-time Santa Cruz legends, locals, and families, your experience at Clouds is ever-changing depending on the hour of the day. You are just as likely to bump into a local politician as you are a local activist, a new face or an old friend, a wedding rehearsal dinner or a wild bachelorette party; the list goes on and on.
Clouds Downtown is the perfect place to excite your appetite with our ever changing menu featuring fresh fish, quality meats, vegetarian items and numerous small plates
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30AM - 4:00PM
Brunch: Sunday: 10:00AM - 2:30PM
Dinner: Daily: 5:00PM - 10:00PM
$30 and under
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Clouds is located across the street from a public parking lot and there is street parking and other lots within two blocks
Private Party Facilities:
our private room holds up to 50 people. we feature all types of parties specializing in appetizer parties and family style dinners. we also do sit down rehearsal dinners and any type of party you may be interested in.
Private Party Contact:
Lou Caviglia: (831) 429-2000
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Corkage Fee, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Private Room, Takeout, Wine
Louie’s Cajun Kitchen and Bourbon Bar - Permanently Closed Ratings and Reviews
The food was delicious. we were there on a Tuesday night and it was pretty quiet sans for a few tables, and some guys watching sports at the bar. Large drink list (I got a delicious cucumber cocktail). The waiter allowed my aunt to add fish to the portabella mushroom dish and modified it to make it even more delicious. I had swordfish that was flavored and cooked perfectly. If you are looking for a nicer meal in a more casual town like Santa Cruz, this is a great place!
It was first time ever eating at Clouds and the food was very delicious. It was actually quite unexpected. I got the garden salad (which was out of this world...I would go back again just for the salad)and the stuffed chicken which was pretty good. Everyone who ordered food was thoroughly impressed with their plate. We had a party of 15 and they were able to easily accommodate us, however, the service was not stellar. We had to ask for menu's after 10+ minutes and they were not very attentive to our drinks. I understand we had a large party and people continued to stop by, but many of them did not order anything, so they should not have interfered with the service.
Our visit was mixed. I had made reservations through Open Table but was told when we arrived at the scheduled time that Clouds does not have access to Open Table reservations and that any reservations made on Open Table are not available. Luckily about half the tables were open on a Saturday evening at 6:45 so we (party of 4) were seated right away. My only complaint is that Open Table and Clouds restaurant need to fix the communication problem. Another party (of 11) arriving just before we did, had also made reservations through Open Table and was told the same thing.
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