Wabi Sabi Santa Barbara

Sushi, Sushi Bar

38 W Victoria St #119, Santa Barbara
(805) 770-5300


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Wabi Sabi Santa Barbara

The word "phenomenal" doesn't do this sushi justice. I won't need or want to go anywhere else for sushi in town. It reminds me of the quality of Itsuki when they were still on Calle Real (see my earlier review). There is a lightness of touch and freshness of ingredients here that makes one realize how clunky most sushi offerings are. Each slice of roll is perfectly round and exactly the right size to be eaten in one bite, not the usually too large and unwieldy slices that are...read full review

Buck, the owner, made our sushi recommendations and we LOVED each one. The sushi was fresh, presented beautifully and was very light! You could taste the individual flavors of each roll. Our favorite was the Double White Roll. Our second favorite was the Don't Cry Roll. Blue Fin tuna was on special, so we had that, it Was the bomb!!! Sooo good! Highly recommend this place. Friendly atmosphere, staff and owner. Great conversation, will definitely return here again. Arigato

This is a much needed review. My fiancé I and went to public market for empty bowl, but saw that there were spots at Wabi Sabi. The menu looked high-quality and delicious. We sat down and were immediately greeted and handed a menu. When I didn't see a roll I particularly was drawn to, the main sushi chef offered to make me my own special roll. We are regulars at many different sushi restaurants and have never been extended this offer. He said it's the "sunny special roll" now!...read full review

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Monday 11AM - 8PM
Tuesday 11AM - 8PM
Wednesday 11AM - 8PM
Thursday 11AM - 8PM
Friday 11AM - 9PM
Saturday 11AM - 9PM
Sunday 11AM - 8PM

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