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Valentino's Take 'n Bake Pizza 4421 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara
Valentino's Take 'n Bake Pizza
meal takeaway

Valentino's Take 'n Bake Pizza

4421 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93110

Whenever my family and I are in town, we make sure to stop by for lunch. Our absolute favorite is the vegetarian sub...I know it sounds absurd, but I think...

Lunchbox 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara
Lunchbox
Food Delivery Services

Lunchbox

3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Lunchbox is my go-to for all important meetings and luncheons. Her food is fresh, local sourced and bursting with flavor each and every time. I highly...

Backyard Bowls 331 Motor Way, Santa Barbara
Backyard Bowls
restaurant

Backyard Bowls

331 Motor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

They have amazing smoothie bowls that I dream about when I’m traveling! Some are too sweet for me so I ask for no honey and extra spinach. They also have...

The Good Lion 1212 State St, Santa Barbara
The Good Lion
bar

The Good Lion

1212 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Great atmosphere and good bartenders! It was a little loud at first but calmed down a bit. They have a unique assortment of drinks. I loved the random...

Lure Fish House 3815 State St Suite G131, Santa Barbara
Lure Fish House
American

Lure Fish House

3815 State St Suite G131, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

This place is located at the entrance of the mall, want took me to the gas station, weird. Anyhow, went there with my boss, and had a good glass of wine....

The Shop Kitchen 730 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara
The Shop Kitchen
restaurant

The Shop Kitchen

730 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Great, delicious food. The shrimp and grits amazing. The Melt was delicious. But I'll take my own beverage next time. I didn't know coke bottles...

Corazon Cocina 38 W Victoria St Unit 122, Santa Barbara
Corazon Cocina
restaurant

Corazon Cocina

38 W Victoria St Unit 122, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Excellent tacos! Homemade corn tortillas are some of the best I've had & they are huge. One is definitely enough. They don't have real margaritas...

Mony's Mexican Food 217 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara
Mony's Mexican Food
restaurant

Mony's Mexican Food

217 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

A 2 minute walk from the main Street behind the rail crossing. As a tourist if one is not doing wine tasting you wouldn't find this place. But we were...

Three Pickles Subs & Sandwiches 126 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara
Three Pickles Subs & Sandwiches
meal takeaway

Three Pickles Subs & Sandwiches

126 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Moved to California about a month ago from Chicago and I haven’t been able to find a single restaurant that serves Chicago style Italian beef sandwiches. I...

East Beach Tacos 226 S Milpas St #3608, Santa Barbara
East Beach Tacos
restaurant

East Beach Tacos

226 S Milpas St #3608, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Tacos were delish - shrimp, beef and chicken were all good! Lots of different tacos to choose from including a bahn mi one. Casual picnic table seating...

Night Lizard Brewing Company 607 State St, Santa Barbara
Night Lizard Brewing Company
Breweries

Night Lizard Brewing Company

607 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

It was a relaxing and fun experience for me at Night Lizard Brewing today. We stopped by for a quick brew while waiting for the car wash and ended up having a...

Bettina 1014 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
Bettina
Pizza

Bettina

1014 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Came here after a haircut at Montecito barbers. Haley Jo took make at the bar and made it a soul-refreshing dinner. Goat cheese salad had crisp fresh...

Los Tarascos Bakery and Deli 314 E Haley St, Santa Barbara
Los Tarascos Bakery and Deli
restaurant

Los Tarascos Bakery and Deli

314 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

I ordered a BLT with wheat bread. The bacon is freshly cooked, the deep grill marks on the bread give me that cruch I look for. There's a good layer of...

Rockin' Yogurt (Organic) 620 State St, Santa Barbara
Rockin' Yogurt (Organic)
Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt

Rockin' Yogurt (Organic)

620 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

We rarely come to the area but what a perfect day to come to surf'n yogurt. After a long baseball practice we decided to take a detour since we hear...

Buena Onda Empanadas 724 E Haley St, Santa Barbara
Buena Onda Empanadas
Argentine

Buena Onda Empanadas

724 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Freshly cooked empanadas. Great fillings. Clean eat. Craft beers on site too. Plenty of choices if you don't eat meat. Experienced the 5oz tasters.Bumped...

Paseo Nuevo 651 Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara
Paseo Nuevo
Seafood

Paseo Nuevo

651 Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Paseo Nuevo is the outdoor shopping center in Santa Barbara. We were in town for the 4th of July Weekend and our Airbnb was within walking distance here. The...

Christine Dahl Pastries 22 W Mission St, Santa Barbara
Christine Dahl Pastries
bakery

Christine Dahl Pastries

22 W Mission St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

If you are looking for a beautiful, delicious cake for an event, go with Christine! People are still talking about the cake two weeks later, and we had almost...

Renaud's Patisserie & Bistro 1324 State St, Santa Barbara
Renaud's Patisserie & Bistro
bakery

Renaud's Patisserie & Bistro

1324 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Wow!! The croissant egg, ham and cheese sandwich was delicious!! The flavor was exceptional! I've had my share of croissants and the waistline to prove it...

Cold Spring Tavern 5995 Stagecoach Rd, Santa Barbara
Cold Spring Tavern
bar

Cold Spring Tavern

5995 Stagecoach Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

The Cold Springs Tavern is where I take out of town friends for dinner. Sometimes reservations are needed so call beforehand. The cuisine is delicious with...

Tacos Pipeye 3281, 217 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara
Tacos Pipeye
Mexican

Tacos Pipeye

3281, 217 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Love love love!!! Excellent and tasty handmade tortillas and the pastor was the best ive had in a long time! The red, avocado and peanut salsas were...

Dave's Dogs Grill 149 S Turnpike Rd, Santa Barbara
Dave's Dogs Grill
Hot Dogs

Dave's Dogs Grill

149 S Turnpike Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93111

I got a Western and a Santa Barbara Style hot dog. Both were great but the Western was the highlight. charming little place with a creative menu and delicious...

Harbor Meat & Seafood 215 Helena Ave, Santa Barbara
Harbor Meat & Seafood
Seafood Markets

Harbor Meat & Seafood

215 Helena Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Hidden little gem, and I'm told most of the restaurants order directly from them. Great to order the fresh catch of the day from the local fisherman! Cash...

Handlebar Coffee Roasters 128 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara
Handlebar Coffee Roasters
cafe

Handlebar Coffee Roasters

128 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Whenever we’re downtown we stop by Handlebar for great coffee and pleasant interaction with the people who work there. The Ethiopian coffee is so good I even...

Santa Barbara Bowl 1122 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Bowl
Music Venues

Santa Barbara Bowl

1122 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Gorgeous intimate venue, with beautiful ocean views and a very respectable crowd pretty much sums up the Santa Barbara Bowl. Laughs were needed, so I decided...

Cubaneo 418 State St, Santa Barbara
Cubaneo
Cuban

Cubaneo

418 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Great lower State bar for a more subdued but lively crowd in comparison to the loud college scene that dominates lower State. They have a great front patio bar...

Chaplin's Martini Bar 1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
Chaplin's Martini Bar
Cocktail Bar

Chaplin's Martini Bar

1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

I’m not sure why this place is only #3, as it was absolutely superb. Vibey, great atmosphere and although a limited menu, the 4 dishes we had between the 3...

Santo Mezcal 119 State St, Santa Barbara
Santo Mezcal
bar

Santo Mezcal

119 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Excellent Mexican menu - both food and drinks were great! We really enjoyed our evening, despite having to wait 50 minutes for a table. Recommend you get there...

Savoy Cafe & Deli 24 W Figueroa St, Santa Barbara
Savoy Cafe & Deli
cafe

Savoy Cafe & Deli

24 W Figueroa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Savoy is a cool place. Put in a French "countryside" way, the food was good, prices were reasonable, and the decoration just natural and amazing. The staff was...

Toma Restaurant & Bar 324 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
Toma Restaurant & Bar
bar

Toma Restaurant & Bar

324 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Fantastic restaurant. The locals and seasonal visitors alike swear by this place. From lasagna to cioppino to scallops everything is delicious. They even do an...

Lilly's Taqueria 310 Chapala St #3408, Santa Barbara
Lilly's Taqueria
restaurant

Lilly's Taqueria

310 Chapala St #3408, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Great tacos. Well seasoned with a salsa bar that accentuates their tacos. The hard to find meats make this an amazing experience. Go early, they're always...

Honor Bar 1255 Coast Village Rd #101, Santa Barbara
Honor Bar
restaurant

Honor Bar

1255 Coast Village Rd #101, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Great drinks and food. A must stop in Montecito. I like sitting outside. Too bad the view is a street but it's fun to watch the cars go...

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara 1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara
spa

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

The spread was top notch. Food was delicious and perfect, down to the fine details. If you love brunching, you will for sure enjoy this beautiful...

Via Maestra 42 3343 State St, Santa Barbara
Via Maestra 42
Delis

Via Maestra 42

3343 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Oh my goodness!! I had the best meal in years here today. A Lemon Alfredo Pesto Ravioli, which came with a fresh baby green arugula salad with a light balsamic...

Yoichi's 230 E Victoria St, Santa Barbara
Yoichi's
restaurant

Yoichi's

230 E Victoria St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

This is a one of a kind place that serves kaiseki - 7 courses as beautiful to look at as delicious to eat. It is meant to be enjoyed at a leisurely pace (our...

Loquita Santa Barbara 202 State St, Santa Barbara
Loquita Santa Barbara
restaurant

Loquita Santa Barbara

202 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Delicious food right in the middle of the Funk Zone. The seafood paella was fantastic, as were the chicken croquettes. The fried brussels sprouts were very...

Empty Bowl Gourmet Noodle Bar 38 W Victoria St #109, Santa Barbara
Empty Bowl Gourmet Noodle Bar
restaurant

Empty Bowl Gourmet Noodle Bar

38 W Victoria St #109, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Very good food in a fast food setting. Fresh ingredients. Pad Thai and their version of Drunken Noodles are delicious. It is not cheap - $70 for two dishes,...

Les Marchands Restaurant & Wine Shop 131 Anacapa St B, Santa Barbara
Les Marchands Restaurant & Wine Shop
liquor store

Les Marchands Restaurant & Wine Shop

131 Anacapa St B, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Had a very nice time here. My friend and I shared the large charcuterie board. We tried three wines and two digestifs. Grace, our server, was welcoming and...

Metropulos Fine Foods Merchant 216 E Yanonali St, Santa Barbara
Metropulos Fine Foods Merchant
liquor store

Metropulos Fine Foods Merchant

216 E Yanonali St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

We returned after over a year, as last visit I had perhaps the best Gyro ever this side of Athens, or my fav streetcart at 53rd & 5th in NY.\nMaybe as...

Restaurant Open 4141 State St e, Santa Barbara
Restaurant Open
Personal Assistants

Restaurant Open

4141 State St e, Santa Barbara, CA 93110

This place looks like a little hole in the wall. Looks are deceiving. The food was excellent. I went with two others because of a Groupon we had. My chicken...

Pickles & Swiss 811 State St, Santa Barbara
Pickles & Swiss
meal takeaway

Pickles & Swiss

811 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Absolutely amazing. From the house made meatballs (get the meatball sub) to the dill flavored popcorn(house recipe), Pickles and Swiss crushes it. The staff is...

Enjoy Cupcakes, Santa Barbara Public Market, 38 W. Victoria Street #105 / Inside the, Santa Barbara
Enjoy Cupcakes, Santa Barbara
bakery

Enjoy Cupcakes, Santa Barbara

Public Market, 38 W. Victoria Street #105 / Inside the, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

From a cupcake connoisseur who has lived in larger cities on both U.S. coasts and sampled the very best they had to offer, I am thrilled to know the nonpareil...

Bar 29 1134 Chapala St, Santa Barbara
Bar 29
bar

Bar 29

1134 Chapala St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

I love me some good food that also has amazing drinks!!! We ordered, well probably, one of everything. Yikes. Don't judge this foodie. We came for the...

Cat Therapy 1213 State St Suite L, Santa Barbara
Cat Therapy
cafe

Cat Therapy

1213 State St Suite L, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

This is the perfect place if you want to adopt a kitty. They rescue the cats from high kill shelters. Although I can't have a cat whenever I'm in...

Kotuku Elixir Bar and Superfood Store 25 E De La Guerra St, Santa Barbara
Kotuku Elixir Bar and Superfood Store
restaurant

Kotuku Elixir Bar and Superfood Store

25 E De La Guerra St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Love this spot! True elixirs that will always turn my entire day around. I can chat with Olly about what I'm feeling, and he's super knowledgeable...

Oliver's 1198 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
Oliver's
restaurant

Oliver's

1198 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Excellent service, we loved the food! Three of us all ordered different things and loved everything. Great atmosphere. Going back again this week. Highly...

Intermezzo Bar + Cafe 819 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara
Intermezzo Bar + Cafe
bar

Intermezzo Bar + Cafe

819 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Always outstanding food, great cocktails, and impeccable service. Hamburgers may be the best in the area. Great patio. Very conveniently located next to the...

Red Sand Market & Deli 207 W Anapamu St, Santa Barbara
Red Sand Market & Deli
Delis

Red Sand Market & Deli

207 W Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Reading all this great reviews I just had to go try it and it's definitely worth checking it out food was delicious and super fresh I really recommend the...

Shaker Mill 418 State St, Santa Barbara
Shaker Mill
Cuban

Shaker Mill

418 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Great lower State bar for a more subdued but lively crowd in comparison to the loud college scene that dominates lower State. They have a great front patio bar...

SB Sunshine Cafe 3514 State St, Santa Barbara
SB Sunshine Cafe
Breakfast & Brunch

SB Sunshine Cafe

3514 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

I hadn't been there since the name take over ,, in looking at the menu I saw 8+ categories of breakfast and one of them was EGGS BENEDICTS so that got me...

The Honey B 602 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara
The Honey B
restaurant

The Honey B

602 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Enjoyed the plentiful vegan dishes, but at $15 for a meal it's not something I would opt in on a regular basis. Also, the wait around lunch was slightly...

McConnell's Fine Ice Creams - Santa Barbara 728 State St, Santa Barbara
McConnell's Fine Ice Creams - Santa Barbara
Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt

McConnell's Fine Ice Creams - Santa Barbara

728 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

I use to have my favorite flavor here (I am a local) but they stopped caring it, so disappointed :( it was a staple flavor of SB ; white chocolate toasted...

Mosto Crudo 7 W Haley St, Santa Barbara
Mosto Crudo
Tapas Bar

Mosto Crudo

7 W Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

A super solid spot for evening eats. They've got a great selection of wines, cheeses and meats and all the flavors are really natural and delicious. A...

Lilac Pâtisserie 1017 State St, Santa Barbara
Lilac Pâtisserie
bakery

Lilac Pâtisserie

1017 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

This place deserves 500 stars. They just did our wedding cake and it was amazing. You wouldn't have even known it was gluten free - it was THAT good....

Louie's California Bistro 1404 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara
Louie's California Bistro
American

Louie's California Bistro

1404 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

A small, intimate and wonderful restaurant with excellent food, good service and fair prices. You can carry on a conversation with your companion and not be...

The Middle Child Restaurant 18 E Cota St, Santa Barbara
The Middle Child Restaurant
Pizza

The Middle Child Restaurant

18 E Cota St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Wonderful - great spot. Farmer's market produce which makes the salads, especially, seasonal and flavorful. Street corn was delightful, as was the...

Test Pilot 211 Helena Ave, Santa Barbara
Test Pilot
bar

Test Pilot

211 Helena Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

The cocktails are ON POINT! I was super happy to discover this amazing bar, even better, Tiki bar. My husband and I had four of their menu cocktails and we...

Rosales Mexican Restaurant 827 E Montecito St, Santa Barbara
Rosales Mexican Restaurant
restaurant

Rosales Mexican Restaurant

827 E Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

We just stopped by today @5pm. We ordered the Molcajete & breaded shrimp with rice&beans. Omg it was delicious. Flavorful & good portions. Friendly staff &...

The Blue Owl 5 W Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara
The Blue Owl
restaurant

The Blue Owl

5 W Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

We stopped here for a quick lunch and break from shopping on State Street. What an unexpected gem! We had the nam toc burrito, ban-mih and fried rice. It was...

South Coast Deli 1436 Chapala St, Santa Barbara
South Coast Deli
meal takeaway

South Coast Deli

1436 Chapala St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Great sandwiches. The BLT with basil mayo was delicious. Our daughter was delighted with the ‘Megan’s grilled cheese’, partly because her name is Megan...

Mesa Verde Restaurant 1919 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara
Mesa Verde Restaurant
restaurant

Mesa Verde Restaurant

1919 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Always delicious! This is one of our favorite restaurants in the Santa Barbara area, and the best "whole foods plant based" menu around, with food that is...

Recently Added Restaurants in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Dance Arts 531 E Cota St, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Dance Arts

Santa Barbara Dance Arts

531 E Cota St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

I reached out to SB Dance Arts to see if they could host a private beginners hip hop dance class for a bachelorette party. It wasn't listed on their...

Dart Coffee Co 121 E Yanonali St, Santa Barbara
Dart Coffee Co
Coffee Roasteries

Dart Coffee Co

121 E Yanonali St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Passing by this place before grabbing breakfast, we decided to stop after eating. Walked in and it's pretty large inside with cool ceiling decorations....

The Project - Corazon Cocina & Taproom 214 State St, Santa Barbara
The Project - Corazon Cocina & Taproom
Beer Bar

The Project - Corazon Cocina & Taproom

214 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Insane food. We arrived late in the evening and kitchen was too busy to accommodate hot food orders. Had chips, guac and tostadas. Flavours were phenomenal....

Choppa Poke 716 State St, Santa Barbara
Choppa Poke

Choppa Poke

716 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Even with broken english, the service was still good. I usually come here for the rolled ice cream, but went for a Poke bowl and it was great. Place could use...

Bossie's Kitchen 901 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara
Bossie's Kitchen

Bossie's Kitchen

901 N Milpas St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Quaint, charming, local eatery. Great for a date spot or for pre-bowl eats. HIGHLY recommend the garlic mac and cheese and the burger. Brunch on the weekend is...

Merci Montecito 1028 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
Merci Montecito
Bakery

Merci Montecito

1028 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Best chocolate chip cookies you'll ever eat. The salads are all amazing. The quiche on the weekend (bacon especially) can't be beat. Definitely...

Apna Indian Kitchen 718 State St, Santa Barbara
Apna Indian Kitchen
Indian

Apna Indian Kitchen

718 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

The chicken tikka masala was delicious, especially the sauce. I regret having not taken pictures to inspire Yelp readers to go check it out. I will take pics...

Sushi Bar Montecito 1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
Sushi Bar Montecito
Sushi Bar

Sushi Bar Montecito

1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

We have eaten at may Michelin star rated restaurants and our experience at Sushi|Bar Montecito outshines nearly all of them! The team is very attentive and...

Modern Times Academy of Recreational Sciences 418 State St, Santa Barbara
Modern Times Academy of Recreational Sciences
Beer Bar

Modern Times Academy of Recreational Sciences

418 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

If you enjoy hazy ales, this is your place. Indoor or outdoor on the patio, great environment. Also has 2 food vendors on site, vegan or...

Ike’s Love & Sandwiches 1936 State St, Santa Barbara
Ike’s Love & Sandwiches
Vegan

Ike’s Love & Sandwiches

1936 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Vegan friendly. The food is soooo good. This is THE sandwich place. We first had it at their big digs in Santa Rosa and are thrilled to have them in town. It...

Montecito Inn 1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
Montecito Inn
Hotels

Montecito Inn

1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Stayed at the Montecito Inn for the second time. The first time, our room and bathroom were so small, it was not a pleasant experience. This time, we booked...

Lab Social 414 E Haley St, Santa Barbara
Lab Social
Cocktail Bar

Lab Social

414 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

This bar was lit. It wasn't a speakeasy though. There's an entrance directly at the front street. Speakeasies are supposed to be hidden and I was...

CAJÉ 416 E Haley St, Santa Barbara
CAJÉ
Coffee Roasteries

CAJÉ

416 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

WOW. I have no words to express the absolutely delicious drinks I had the privilege of having here. I will start with the service. The employees were so...

Caffe Luxxe 1028 Coast Village Rd Ste. A, Santa Barbara
Caffe Luxxe
Coffee Roasteries

Caffe Luxxe

1028 Coast Village Rd Ste. A, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Best coffee in the hood. Taste is really good! Espresso... great put some pep in your step! The lemon ginger scone is way out, FREAKING GREAT! The macchiato...

The Bistro 8301 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara
The Bistro
American

The Bistro

8301 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93117

We had such a fun time here it's hard to seperate the food from the place. But this actually was a good spot and we had a great meal here. We came during...

Alito’s 509 State St, Santa Barbara
Alito’s
Mexican

Alito’s

509 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Calla G's review is much more articulate than i could hope to match. Molly's son Ali has shown Santa Barbara that this family is dedicated to our town...

Buena Onda Empanadas at Mosaic Locale 1131 State St, Santa Barbara
Buena Onda Empanadas at Mosaic Locale
Argentine

Buena Onda Empanadas at Mosaic Locale

1131 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

I must say that we used their catering service for a wedding and everything was fantastic, they were polite, on time, and even brought their own...

Draughtsmen Aleworks at Mosaic Locale 1131 State St, Santa Barbara
Draughtsmen Aleworks at Mosaic Locale
Breweries

Draughtsmen Aleworks at Mosaic Locale

1131 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

I love Draughtsmen brews, and I love this mini-location it's in. On State Street next to Old Navy, the Mosaic Locale is 3 shops at one address: Hook &...

Belmond El Encanto 800 Alvarado Pl, Santa Barbara
Belmond El Encanto
American

Belmond El Encanto

800 Alvarado Pl, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

I love this place. If you are a fan of afternoon tea, this is the place to go in Santa Barbara. In fact even if you aren’t a fan of afternoon tea this is...

The Drunken Crab 416 State St, Santa Barbara
The Drunken Crab
Cajun/Creole

The Drunken Crab

416 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

A very unique dining experience, and we loved it! Louisiana shellfish, seafood, sausage, corn, Cajun seasonings and a great variety of beer and IPAs. I had...

Due Lune Cucina 1 State St, Santa Barbara
Due Lune Cucina
Italian

Due Lune Cucina

1 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Yum, we came here today for lunch and the food were delicious! The workers here are super friendly! We came here with our dog, they when she's thirsty,...

Lassen's Health Foods 5154 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara
Lassen's Health Foods
Health Markets

Lassen's Health Foods

5154 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93111

One of the best fully organic products here. Highly recommended for a healthier way of living. Also carry high end CBD oils for stress and muscle pains...

Waterline 120 Santa Barbara Street, 116 Santa Barbara Street, Santa Barbara
Waterline
Art Galleries

Waterline

120 Santa Barbara Street, 116 Santa Barbara Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Torn between a 3 and a 4 star rating. We had fish tacos. The fish was well prepared. It was $14 for 3 small fish tacos. I felt for $14 they could have...

Santa Barbara Fish Market 117 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Fish Market
Seafood Markets

Santa Barbara Fish Market

117 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Came here to pick up fresh uni trays. They delivered on what I pre-ordered. The fish here seems fresh but I did not try anything other than the sea urchin....

Santa Barbara Harbor 132-A Harbor Way, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Harbor
Seafood

Santa Barbara Harbor

132-A Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Don’t waste your time going to the end of the pier in santa barbara, all of the good restaurants are in town. The harbor is cool with tons of boats and...

Edomasa 2710 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara
Edomasa
Japanese

Edomasa

2710 De La Vina St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Edomasa is one of my favorite restaurants in SB! The food is amazing and the staff is super sweet. Highly would recommend the Salmon Carpaccio, Agedashi Tofu,...

Shintori Sushi 3001 State St, Santa Barbara
Shintori Sushi
Japanese

Shintori Sushi

3001 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

My daughter and I visited latish on a Sunday, but we were treated sooo well she got some sort of anime roll it was great, I messed up n ordered some sorta...

Kanaloa Seafood 715 Chapala St, Santa Barbara
Kanaloa Seafood
Seafood

Kanaloa Seafood

715 Chapala St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Scrupulously fresh and well prepared fish. Pleasant informal atmosphere. Best place in SB for fish preparations for both lunch and dinner too. Fish is...

Ichiban Sushi 1812 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara
Ichiban Sushi
Japanese

Ichiban Sushi

1812 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

We had great, prompt service and delicious rolls! Ichiban is a place that has a minimal amount of specialty rolls and a bunch of nigiri and sushi rolls. I love...

Sushi Go Go 119 Harbor Way B, Santa Barbara
Sushi Go Go
Japanese

Sushi Go Go

119 Harbor Way B, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

No inside seating, no luxury and... good sushi- good prices. At the pier, sit at picnic tables while enjoying sushi and a glass of cheap wine or beer. Local...

The Monarch 1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara
The Monarch
American

The Monarch

1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Holy smokes. Monarch blew our minds - partly because we dropped in at 9:30 on a Wednesday night on our way up the coast (no expectations), but mostly because...

Carrillo Dining Commons Ocean Rd, Santa Barbara
Carrillo Dining Commons
American

Carrillo Dining Commons

Ocean Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93106

Wow, how this place has changed since I attended UCSB in the 90s! There are soooo many choices and the food is really good. I couldn't believe how many...

Yume Sushi 428 Chapala St, Santa Barbara
Yume Sushi
Sushi Bar

Yume Sushi

428 Chapala St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

This place is absolutely delicious, 10 out of 10. Good food and great service. A little on the high end with pricing but a well worth it meal in the...

Smithy Kitchen + Bar 7 E Anapamu St, Santa Barbara
Smithy Kitchen + Bar
American

Smithy Kitchen + Bar

7 E Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

We did our rehearsal dinner at Smithy's. We sat in the courtyard at the 20 person table. We had very intense critics within our group - frenchmen that...

Bluewater Grill 15 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
Bluewater Grill
Seafood

Bluewater Grill

15 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Thé ambiance was great. The service was top notch, not to clingy but ever present if I needed anything. I checked in on yelp on they had a 1/2 off deal for...

Kimpton Canary Hotel 31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara
Kimpton Canary Hotel
Hotels

Kimpton Canary Hotel

31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Very, very good. Aside from the clean, fresh presentation of this updated property, the staff are first class. Unfailingly friendly and helpful, they are...

BLACKBIRD 36 State St, Santa Barbara
BLACKBIRD
Mediterranean

BLACKBIRD

36 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

The service was amazing, it was our anniversary dinner and they brought us some champagne and took care of our desserts. The wagu burger was delicious as well...

K's Tree House Restaurant 3860 State St, Santa Barbara
K's Tree House Restaurant
American

K's Tree House Restaurant

3860 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Just visiting family & staying at the Best Western Plus for the night. Stopped in for an early breakfast while my family is still sleeping. The service is...

Breakwater Restaurant 107 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara
Breakwater Restaurant
Breakfast & Brunch

Breakwater Restaurant

107 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

I can be difficult to please when it comes to resturant service. I like friendly, detail oriented servers and well Jennifer you nailed it. She was amazing at...

Roy 7 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara
Roy
American

Roy

7 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

The food is awesome! I rank roy up there with lure or brophys... the food is super fresh and the atmosphere is relaxing.. a great place for couples or small...

The Little Door - Santa Barbara 129 E Anapamu St, Santa Barbara
The Little Door - Santa Barbara
French

The Little Door - Santa Barbara

129 E Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Great, unique Santa Barbara spot. As a local, I had walked by it many times after work and it always looked so inviting. I was not disappointed. Amazing...

Scarlett Begonia 11 W Victoria St #10, Santa Barbara
Scarlett Begonia
Breakfast & Brunch

Scarlett Begonia

11 W Victoria St #10, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

We found this lovely courtyard restaurant on Yelp and loved it. We parked behind the complex in public parking. Had a little trouble finding the place since it...

Tyger Tyger 121 E Yanonali St, Santa Barbara
Tyger Tyger
Asian Fusion

Tyger Tyger

121 E Yanonali St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Delicious food, great casual and fun vibe. I wasn't sure if I'd feel full afterwards but I barely could finish my curry bowl! Very rich flavors,...

Lao Ma Tou 511 State St, Santa Barbara
Lao Ma Tou
Hot Pot

Lao Ma Tou

511 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

All the bad reviews about orange chicken being bad should know better than to order orange chicken at a hot pot place- it's not going to taste like panda...

Boathouse at Hendry's Beach 2981 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara
Boathouse at Hendry's Beach
Seafood

Boathouse at Hendry's Beach

2981 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

This place was soo delicious that we came not only for dinner one night but then for breakfast the next day before we left town. Amazing! Our dinner consisted...

Buzz Shack 721 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara
Buzz Shack
Coffee & Tea

Buzz Shack

721 Cliff Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

The Buzz Shack in SBCC's Luria Library serves a decent white mocha, which I've sometimes required to keep me awake for an afternoon class. They also...

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara 8301 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara
Coffee & Tea

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

8301 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93117

Love this beach front Ritz-Carlton location! It has amazing views and is so close to downtown that you can just walk, so there's no need to rent a car if...

Vices & Spices From Around The World 3558 State St, Santa Barbara
Vices & Spices From Around The World
Coffee & Tea

Vices & Spices From Around The World

3558 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Little change over the 30 + years I've been patronizing this local gem. I still get my coffee and tea here, and a good selection of my cup collection as...

Lighthouse Coffee 1819 Cliff Dr suite c, Santa Barbara
Lighthouse Coffee
Coffee & Tea

Lighthouse Coffee

1819 Cliff Dr suite c, Santa Barbara, CA 93109

Tim and the rest at lighthouse are great!! The best coffee shop in town and the people that work there make it work. The coffe is good but You cannot find a...

Hook & Press Hand Crafted Donuts 1131 State St, Santa Barbara
Hook & Press Hand Crafted Donuts
Donuts

Hook & Press Hand Crafted Donuts

1131 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

OMG, everyone in my family knows I love donuts and I am a donut "connoisseur". Everywhere I go, I search for the best donut. I feel that I have just...

Kimchi Korean BBQ 3132 State St, Santa Barbara
Kimchi Korean BBQ
Barbeque

Kimchi Korean BBQ

3132 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

5 Stars. Customer service was amazing. Everyone helped out and kept checking up. The brisket is bomb. Great place for KBBQ. Keep up the good work...

Mackenzie Market 3102 State St, Santa Barbara
Mackenzie Market
Greek

Mackenzie Market

3102 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Hidden gem in Santa Barbara, you could walk right by it and not even see it but don't let that throw you off, best Gyros in town, tri tip sandwich is...

Shalhoob's Butcher Shop 220 Gray Ave, Santa Barbara
Shalhoob's Butcher Shop
Meat Shops

Shalhoob's Butcher Shop

220 Gray Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

This place is terrific! An offspring of the butcher, the meat is superb. Tri-Tip rules here. I had the Tri-Tip sandwich, with the house BBQ sauce, which was...

101 Deli, North Calle Cesar Chavez, Santa Barbara, CA 27 N Calle Cesar Chavez, Santa Barbara
101 Deli, North Calle Cesar Chavez, Santa Barbara, CA
Delis

101 Deli, North Calle Cesar Chavez, Santa Barbara, CA

27 N Calle Cesar Chavez, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Quick, no-frills, and family-owned deli with a variety ranging from delicious sandwiches to fine sushi. Located in the industrious Lagoon district of Santa...

Dutch Garden Restaurant 4203 State St, Santa Barbara
Dutch Garden Restaurant
German

Dutch Garden Restaurant

4203 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93110

First time here, having lived here most of my life, and I was truly impressed and will be back one day with my hubby. In honor of my grandma, I went here with...

The Brewhouse 229 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara
The Brewhouse
American

The Brewhouse

229 W Montecito St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

We had the tri-tip sandwich and the fish tacos. Both dishes were excellent. The service was prompt and friendly. One of the better meals we've had in a...

State & Fig 1114 State St #18, Santa Barbara
State & Fig
Cafe

State & Fig

1114 State St #18, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

The breakfasts are good, though a little limited. And the prices have gone up quite a bit lately so they aren't really much of a deal any more. Certainly...

Funk Zone Patio *In Front of Shalhoob Meat Company* Winter Hours 220 Gray Ave, Santa Barbara
Funk Zone Patio *In Front of Shalhoob Meat Company* Winter Hours
Tapas/Small Plates

Funk Zone Patio *In Front of Shalhoob Meat Company* Winter Hours

220 Gray Ave, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Great atmosphere in this unique and fun venue. The tri tip sandwich was delicious and the buffalo chicken biscuit sandwich was even better. The great bar staff...

Little Kitchen 17 W Ortega St, Santa Barbara
Little Kitchen
Comfort Food

Little Kitchen

17 W Ortega St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

I was looking for a dog friendly dining place near state street to have lunch at. This place literally has one outdoor table in front of the door like on the...

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. 137 Anacapa St F, Santa Barbara
Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.
Breweries

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.

137 Anacapa St F, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Love this place! Fun, fun , fun!!! The band outofblue was awesome. Ambiance is casual and the location is right on a busy street so lots of stuff to do and...