First Friday is only 2 days away, join us for snacks, drinks and art from 7-9pm. 

Our next artist Tom Maderos has wrangled five-year-olds, answered fan mail for The Monkees, worked on Wall Street and made award-winning beer. He studied letterpress printing with William Everson & Clifford Burke and was Co-editor of Green Horse Press. He lives and paints in Santa Cruz. 

For more of his work visit our First Friday Exhibit or tompaints@blogspot.com (at Cafe Iveta)

First Friday is only 2 days away, join us for snacks, drinks and art from 7-9pm.

Our next artist Tom Maderos has wrangled five-year-olds, answered fan mail for The Monkees, worked on Wall Street and made award-winning beer. He studied letterpress printing with William Everson & Clifford Burke and was Co-editor of Green Horse Press. He lives and paints in Santa Cruz.

For more of his work visit our First Friday Exhibit or tompaints@blogspot.com (at Cafe Iveta)


Dinner menu for tonight! Dinner seating starts at 5:30, Comedy starts at 7:30. Join us for dinner, drinks & laughs! (at Cafe Iveta)

Dinner menu for tonight! Dinner seating starts at 5:30, Comedy starts at 7:30. Join us for dinner, drinks & laughs! (at Cafe Iveta)


Join us tomorrow night for our First Friday Santa Cruz Boardmakers Party! We will have music by The Shapes, photos by @daviddennisphotos & donations for @surfrider  (at Cafe Iveta)

Join us tomorrow night for our First Friday Santa Cruz Boardmakers Party! We will have music by The Shapes, photos by @daviddennisphotos & donations for @surfrider (at Cafe Iveta)


Here is a sneak peek of the menu for our First Friday party with The Santa Cruz Boardmakers. Join us for a fun evening of drinks, snacks, & art in support of our amazing community. @surfrider @daviddennisphotos (at Cafe Iveta)

Here is a sneak peek of the menu for our First Friday party with The Santa Cruz Boardmakers. Join us for a fun evening of drinks, snacks, & art in support of our amazing community. @surfrider @daviddennisphotos (at Cafe Iveta)


Our next First Friday is only one week from today! Join us for a Surf Art Extravaganza from 5-10pm Friday February 7th. The event will feature David Dennis Photos, music by The Shapes & 10% of Iveta’s sales will be donated to The Surfrider Foundation. Let’s celebrate our surfers, board makers, artists and community! #santacruz #boardmakers #surfriderfoundation  (at Cafe Iveta)

Our next First Friday is only one week from today! Join us for a Surf Art Extravaganza from 5-10pm Friday February 7th. The event will feature David Dennis Photos, music by The Shapes & 10% of Iveta’s sales will be donated to The Surfrider Foundation. Let’s celebrate our surfers, board makers, artists and community! #santacruz #boardmakers #surfriderfoundation (at Cafe Iveta)


The rumors are true, our Standup Comedy Showcase is back & better than ever! Join us this Friday, January 10th for Happy Hour 4-7pm, Showcase 7-9pm & DJ Brando 9-10pm.  (at Cafe Iveta)

The rumors are true, our Standup Comedy Showcase is back & better than ever! Join us this Friday, January 10th for Happy Hour 4-7pm, Showcase 7-9pm & DJ Brando 9-10pm. (at Cafe Iveta)


Join us tomorrow evening for our First Friday Artist Reception! Happy Hour 4-7pm & Artists Reception 7-9pm. Ring in the new year with Beer, Wine & Local art! #firstfriday #santacruz (at Cafe Iveta)

Join us tomorrow evening for our First Friday Artist Reception! Happy Hour 4-7pm & Artists Reception 7-9pm. Ring in the new year with Beer, Wine & Local art! #firstfriday #santacruz (at Cafe Iveta)


Happy Thanksgiving! The Cafe will be closed tomorrow for the holiday and will resume business Friday at 8 am. We will also have some Black Friday specials on Iveta products in the cafe. (at Cafe Iveta)

Happy Thanksgiving! The Cafe will be closed tomorrow for the holiday and will resume business Friday at 8 am. We will also have some Black Friday specials on Iveta products in the cafe. (at Cafe Iveta)


Lemon Cutie Pie: Lemon cake topped with lemon cream cheese frosting and fresh fruit. #ivetacafe #santacruz #desserts (at Cafe Iveta)

Lemon Cutie Pie: Lemon cake topped with lemon cream cheese frosting and fresh fruit. #ivetacafe #santacruz #desserts (at Cafe Iveta)


The perfect rainy day companion: a cup of our house roasted pumpkin soup topped with pumpkin seeds & half of our Italian ham and cheddar sandwich. #ivetacafe #lunch #fallflavors (at Cafe Iveta)

The perfect rainy day companion: a cup of our house roasted pumpkin soup topped with pumpkin seeds & half of our Italian ham and cheddar sandwich. #ivetacafe #lunch #fallflavors (at Cafe Iveta)