About

A true Santa Cruz tradition since 1975!

Pleasure Pizza East Side Eatery & The Original Pleasure Pizza 41st Ave. are owned and operated by Derek Rupp, Pleasure Point local and former Google Executive Chef. Derek brings with him a wealth of culinary experience along with an exceptional knowledge of locally sourced foods.

You’ll always find an inviting atmosphere authentic to Santa Cruz at Pleasure Pizza. Preferred by Santa Cruz locals and a taste of Santa Cruz for beach going travelers. A welcoming and courteous staff is always waiting to greet you.

The Pleasure Pizza menu offers a venerable Who’s Who of all your old favorites, some with unique twists, along with new and exciting tastes and textures that are guaranteed to please the palette. Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner at Pleasure Pizza East Side Eatery and By the Slice, To Go & Deilvery from the Original 41st Ave. location. Don’t forget local beers & wines selected thoughtfully to match your meal.