Santa Barbara Hotels
Santa Barbara Restaurants
Santa Barbara Real Estate
 Santa Barbara > Restaurants
ˇ The Restaurant Guy - Santa Barbara's Daily Food News Blog ˇ Openings ˇ Closings ˇ Best Of ˇ iPhone Guide ˇ Contact

ˇ American
ˇ Bakery
ˇ BBQ
ˇ Breweries
ˇ Burgers
ˇ Cajun Creole

ˇ Californian
ˇ Cheese
ˇ Chinese
ˇ Coffee
ˇ Deli
ˇ Dessert
ˇ French
ˇ Fusion
ˇ German

ˇ Greek
ˇ Hot Dogs
ˇ Indian

ˇ Irish
ˇ Italian
ˇ Japanese
ˇ Korean
ˇ Latin American
ˇ Markets
ˇ Mediterranean
ˇ Mexican
ˇ Middle Eastern
ˇ Pizza
ˇ Seafood
ˇ Smoothies
ˇ Southern

ˇ Spanish
ˇ Steakhouse
ˇ Thai
ˇ Vegetarian
ˇ Vietnamese

ˇ Catering
ˇ Private Rooms
ˇ Specials
ˇ Happy Hour
ˇ Delivery
ˇ Brunch
ˇ Food Trucks
ˇ Gluten-Free
ˇ Breakfast
ˇ Lunch
ˇ Dinner
ˇ Ocean Views
ˇ $  $$  $$$
ˇ <8am >10pm

ˇ 24hrs
ˇ Breweries

ˇ Bars
ˇ Nightclubs

ˇ Low Downtown
ˇ Up Downtown
ˇ Upper State
ˇ East Side
ˇ
West Side
ˇ Mesa
ˇ Waterfront
ˇ Stearns Wharf
ˇ Harbor
ˇ Goleta North
ˇ Goleta South
ˇ Goleta East
ˇ Goleta West
ˇ Isla Vista
ˇ UCSB
ˇ Montecito
ˇ
Summerland
ˇ Carpinteria
ˇ Santa Ynez
ˇ Regional Maps
 
      List All A-Z

List your business
 
The Palace Grill - Located in Santa Barbara's charming Old Town district, The Palace Grill features authentic Louisiana specialties such as Jambalaya, Crawfish Etouffee, New Orleans Bar-B-Que Shrimp and daily "Menu Additions". Fresh Seafood is flown in daily. Enjoy Prime aged Steaks and authentic Cajun and Creole Cuisine, as well as exciting Caribbean dishes and a line of Creole-Italian pastas.

Eladio's - Blessed with one of the most beautiful beach views of any restaurant in Santa Barbara, Eladio's also offers one of the best breakfasts in town. The lunch and dinner menu features California comfort food, a large wine list and full bar. Whether you choose the patio or an inside window site, you will have a great view of the wharf and harbor.
 

Pizza Mizza - Much More than Great Pizza...we are Pizza Mizza. We offer Santa Barbara's Best Gourmet Pizzas, fresh Salads, homemade Soups, Hot Sandwiches, and delicious Pastas, all made from the freshest ingredients. We offer an Express Lunch during the day, and Full Dine In Service at night at our La Cumbre Plaza Location (next to Sears). Relax on our amazing patio or watch kids movies or sports inside our beautiful restaurant!

Blush Restaurant and Lounge - Enjoy beautiful ambience and fresh, distinctive cuisine in the heart of Santa Barbara. Blush offers a large, expansive patio in addition to its exquisitely decorated interior. Whether you are coming in for lunch, brunch, happy hour, dinner or the weekend's late night menu, you will find what you are looking for here - a healthy distraction!
 

Savor Santa Barbara Food Tours - Why eat at just one place, when you can taste at 7 different locations? Come enjoy the delicious tastes of Lower State Street and the hip and happening Funk Zone. Eat and drink where the locals do! Our 3 1/2 hour walking and tasting tour will feature 7 tastings, including both a wine and a beer tasting, while also exploring some of the local architecture, history and sights of Santa Barbara. All food and drink tastings, enough for lunch, are included in the ticket price, as you savor all that Santa Barbara has to offer!

Pizza Guru - Locally-owned and operated, Pizza Guru serves traditional and eccentric gourmet pizzas, salads, panini & pastas - made fresh daily from locally-sourced, organic ingredients. The Guru also specializes in vegetarian, vegan & gluten-free pizzas & entrees. Daily Lunch Specials and Blissful Happy Hours, too! We're devoted to deliciousness! Fresh, locally-sourced, organic goodness in-house and delivered.

Ca' Dario Ristorante is a local favorite and a must see for the city's visitor. The top rated food is overseen by the restaurant's colorful Executive Chef/Owner Dario Furlati. Hailing from Il Lago di Como, which is in northern Italy near Milan, Dario has been in kitchens nearly his whole life. He brings old world favorites such as our Ossobuco and Tagliatelle Bolognese to life in a traditional Italian Ristorante setting.

Silvergreens - We believe that if you eat smart, you will live well. From our breads, soups, dressings and hand-cut fries, to roasting our own meats and vegetables, our menu is made from scratch using local, natural and fresh ingredients. Our mission is to make our food as healthy as possible without compromising taste, thereby enabling you to eat responsibly and indulgently at the same time.
 

Sly's Seafood, Steaks & Cocktails - Sly's Seafood, Steaks & Cocktails has earned a reputation for high quality foods with a vintage flair. Using the best of local and in-season ingredients, Chef James Sly has created dishes such as fresh local abalone, sauted brussel sprouts, spaghettini carbonara, hand-cut steaks and apple crisp - to name just a few. Stop by to enjoy the vintage drinks during happy hour and stay for a classic dining experience.


7/18/2016 Sushi Teri - Goleta
Sara from santa barbara
Lunch time fiasco - I love this place but after today I may not go back.Service was a joke and food was a ...
7/16/2016 Jack in the Box - Goleta
Cindy from Santa Barbara, CA
What happened to the buttery portabello ??? - Next time, I will drive to the Jack and the Box in Santa Barbara on Milpas Street for my ...
7/16/2016 Boathouse
John from Atlantic Beach, Fl.
Always a great time here! - I used to take my mother here when I was in Santa Barbara many years ago. it was one of her ...
7/16/2016 Jack in the Box - Milpas
Coileen from Santa Barbara, CA
Best visit - I am always eating jack in the box at evey location in santa barbarbara and lompoc area.. ...
7/15/2016 La Super Rica Taqueria
Tom & Kim from Brentwood, CA
Our first stop! - Since 1990 my wife and I have made The Four Seasons Santa Barbara our home away from home but ...
7/15/2016 Barbareno
Christine from Santa Barbara, CA
Very enjoyable anniversary dinner - Barbareno continues to please us. Extensive wine list with very knowledgeable server. Fresh, ...
7/15/2016 Lure Fish House
Christine from Santa Barbara, CA
Still way too loud, awful wait time, no reservations! - First time back to this SB location after my Feb review, we've been to the Camarillo spot a few ...
7/14/2016 Little Kitchen
Jason from Santa Barbara, CA
Great new restaurant! - Just had lunch at The Little Kitchen for the first time. Possibly the best burger I've ever ...
7/11/2016 Hoffmann Brat Haus
Mark from San Luis Obispo, CA
My new "go-to" spot - I heard of this spot from a friend. Visiting SB only a few times a year, the Brat House will be ...
7/4/2016 Julienne
Dominique Smith from Santa Barbara, CA
Mixed feelings - My husband and I, with our two best friends, chose Julienne to celebrate our anniversary. ...
7/2/2016 Santa Barbara Brewing Company
Butt brown beer from Santa Barbara, CA
High priced beer - Just paid 14$ plus tip for half ass beerWTF!! Won't b back
7/2/2016 Summerland Beach Cafe
Isabella from Santa Barbara, CA
An Off Day? - Having lived in Santa Barbara for 11 years, I've only made my way into Summerland Beach Cafe a ...
6/26/2016 Nook
Jim from Santa Barbara, CA
Liked the vibe of the place - I really liked how the nook and the bar are combined. Very cool setting. We, a group of six, ...
6/26/2016 McDonald's - Mesa
Jose Lopez from Santa Barbara, CA
Language - No problems with service but the employees speak in spanish and it leaves the uncomfortable ...
6/25/2016 Joe's Cafe
Daryl from Santa Barbara, CA
Manager Doesn't Care if He Loses Business - We've eaten at Joe's for many years, usually in person, but also via SBMenus since they began ...
6/22/2016 Chubbies Hamburgers
Burgermeister from Santa Barbara, CA
If food is great, Service is Unimportant. - So many reviewers complain about the sullen or uncheerful service. If the food is good, ...
6/22/2016 Phamous Café
Quatre from Santa Barbara, CA
They get it -- - I keep finding myself making excuses to go out to Goleta, and this is a new one (Red Pepper and ...
6/21/2016 Taqueria El Pastorcito
Mike from Goleta
Great experience... - I enjoyed the Alambres Al Pastor and Agua de Jamiaca... They were both very good. The service ...
6/18/2016 El Zarape
Tim from Santa Barbara, CA
Good Food, dive looking, try it!! - Good chicken enchiladas, tacos, nachoes, sopes, tostadas, and salsa bar. Bring Lucy back and ...
6/15/2016 Rusty's Pizza - Upper State
Mike from Santa Barbara
Rustys sub? - Went last night with my sbaxxess coupon. Cheese pizza and 1/2 sub. I ordered the Rustys sub. ...
6/13/2016 Outback Steakhouse
Scott from Lompoc CA.
An answer to Service? I don't think so - 6PM. Reservation for 2 on Grad Weekend. Well fed. Great service. Out the Door, Happy& full by ...
6/12/2016 Giannfranco's Trattoria
Sophia from Santa Barbara, CA
Meh. - Ate here on a Sunday night, and the restaurant was almost empty. We had heard glowing reviews ...
6/12/2016 Moby Dick Restaurant
Ruthann from Fresno, CA
Would visit again - I had read the reviews and was a little bit concerned as I booked a dinner for my daughter's ...
6/10/2016 East BeachTacos
El Guapo from Santa Barbara, CA
Finally Something That Works In That Space - For years I've gone to the batting cages to hit balls and have seen so many businesses try and ...
6/9/2016 Red Pepper Restaurant
Jess from Santa Barbara, CA
Hidden Gem - This is by far one of the best Chinese spots in the SB area. The atmosphere is very casual, ...
6/7/2016 On the Alley
Foodie Dan from Santa Barbara, CA
Quality, consistancy..... - OTL is a great place to dine. This location needs to be more consistent. The outside tables were ...
6/6/2016 Phamous Café
Jen from Santa Barbara, CA
Great customer service - Dined here on a Sunday afternoon around 4 and it was moderately busy. All the staff were very ...
6/6/2016 Nothing Bundt Cakes
Greg from Santa Barbara, CA
super moist = oily - These cakes are gross. I tried the praline pecan and the strawberry. When people say these ...
6/5/2016 Phamous Café
Teresa from Santa Barbara, CA
Fresh and fast. Love the springs rolls and the sandwiches - Excellent service, fresh flavors, and good prices. I will go back.
6/5/2016 Boathouse
Larry from Santa Barbara, CA
Great experience - I have eaten here many times, beginning when it was the Rusty Pelican. I have usually been ...
6/1/2016 Dutch Garden Restaurant
Jeffrey from Santa Barbara, CA
Iconic, sort of. - I have ALWAYS loved the food even though it is a bit heavy. You don't go to the Dutch Garden ...
6/1/2016 Giannfranco's Trattoria
George from Santa Barbara, CA
Over rated - Small portions. Bread for table is mediocre and difficult to get. Oil for bread is not olive ...
5/31/2016 Phamous Café
Nancy from Santa Barbara
Good find - I can't believe we were in the same restaurant as a previous reviewer. We've been here twice and ...
5/31/2016 Los Olivos Grocery
Patrice from Solvang
Amazing Deli and Superb Service - Stopped in to look around, I had just eaten lunch, and didn't know they had such a selection for ...
5/28/2016 Phamous Café
Jean from Santa Barbara, CA
BAD first experience. - We ate here the first opening week. I was very disappointed at the Banh Mi sandwiches and Bun ...
5/28/2016 On the Alley
Charlotte from Goleta
Swai/ Basa fish & chips - Why would Brophy's serve Swai/Basa? They are known for being a local, sustainable fish ...
5/21/2016 Altamirano's - Goleta
Jeff from Goleta, CA
I really liked this place - Serendipitously and quite by accident I had lunch at El Altamirano recently on a Friday and ...
5/19/2016 High Sierra Grill & Bar
Dean from Santa Barbara, CA
Not every place deserves a second chance! - First time there was a wed. evening in Feb., three of us, the place was nowhere near busy, maybe ...
5/19/2016 Phamous Café
Jeff from Goleta, CA
Very good initial experience - I had a good lunch experience here. Note I am not a Vietnamese food aficionado but I can ...
5/17/2016 Los Agaves - Milpas
Marc from Santa Barbara, CA
Nothing to be exited about but decent - Long line and very busy, hard to get a table to sit down, not well organize and food okay, not ...
5/17/2016 Nothing Bundt Cakes
Tim from Santa Barbara, CA
try 4 yourself - I was given a personal sized carrot cake, super moist and spiced just right. I can not comment ...
5/17/2016 Ike's Love & sandwiches
El Guapo from Santa Barbara, CA
We Will Return For Sure - Checked out Ike's yesterday for the first time, overall we had a good experience and will go ...
5/15/2016 Spudnuts - Upper State
Dusty from Agua Dulce CA
Most friendly service and great food!!! - Wonderful service and fresh good food!!!! Great coffee!!!!
5/14/2016 Santa Barbara Roasting Company
Andy from Zurich Switzerland
Beyond cool - Sorry fellow reviewers This place is beyond cool. The bums are actually an important part of ...
5/13/2016 Santa Barbara Roasting Company
Andy from Zurich Switzerland
Cult Café - My favorite coffee shop on the planet. Stop here evey time on my trips from Zurich to ...
5/11/2016 Ralphs - De La Vina
Mike from Santa Barbara, CA
ok -- corp. should do more May 2016 - In the past year there has been a significant effort to up-grade the store appearance and ...
5/10/2016 Giannfranco's Trattoria
Jesper from Carpinteria , CA
Great place for a date night!! - Amazing food all made from scratch! Don't come if your in a rush, as the food is all made to ...
5/10/2016 Oveja Blanca Restaurante
Leslie from Santa Barbara
Eclectic Latin American Cuisine to tickle the tastebuds - An intriguing addition to the SB food scene, with dishes not available elsewhere (Frog Leg ...
5/9/2016 Barbareno
Jonathan from Santa Barbara, CA
One of the best restaurants in SB - I've been back to Barbareno several times in the last year (since I first posted a review). My ...
5/7/2016 Domino's - Isla Vista
Andy from Goleta, CA
Worst Domino's on South Coast - I always have issues with this location. Tonight, the pizza in my order looked like someone just ...
More Reviews...   ˇ Terms of Service