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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.

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.

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!

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.

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!

Stella Mare's - French Provincial design meets casual Santa Barbara in this historic landmark house on the Bird Refuge. Stella Mare's features versatile room settings, a full service bar and outdoor terrace. Rooms can be used separately or combined for larger events. With two locations and several intimate rooms we can also accommodate special events, rehearsal dinners, holiday and wedding celebrations, luncheons and dinners from 10 to 200 guests.

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.

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!

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.

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.

8/25/2014 Mesa Verde
Nora from Santa Barbara, CA
now the best vegetarian in town - Really excellent modern food: the dishes (e.g. tacos) are elaborate and perfectly cooked, which ...
8/25/2014 Julienne
Gary from Santa Barbara, CA
Our New Favorite Too! - I'm not sure why it's taken us so long to get here but we finally tried Julienne last Friday for ...
8/25/2014 Giannfranco's Trattoria
Bess from Santa Barbara, CA
I won't be back! - I have dined here several times, but not recently, until this experience on 8/16/14. This ...
8/24/2014 Blue Truck - Dandy Ice Cream
Hunter from Santa Barbara, CA
No don't got a ice cream turck - Tell he that come to my house at 3935 foothill rd he lever my house I am sad
8/22/2014 Benchmark Eatery
B from Santa Barbara, CA
Benchmark not even close - We went in on Wednesday for a first visit. I had read the comments about the excessive noise and ...
8/21/2014 The Lark
Eric from Ft Lauderdale fl
Two nights on a row at the Lark - Eric from Ft Lauderdale. Had two wonderful meals at the Lark. Atmosphere and service is ...
8/21/2014 Benchmark Eatery
RC from Santa Barbara, CA
great service and prices, food can use improvement - have tried it a few times now, and the dishes are hit and miss! burger was great (and at a great ...
8/21/2014 Tacos El Rey
Jen from Santa Barbara, CA
Delicious, friendly & fast! - Stopped by after reading about the opening in your Independent column. Both the chicken and pork ...
8/20/2014 Cold Spring Tavern
Kelly from Santa Barbara, CA
Tri-tip Sandwiches are the Best in the County - I've been coming to Cold Spring Tavern for many years. We mostly go on a Sunday for the music ...
8/20/2014 Belcampo Meat Co.
Dianne from Santa Barbara, CA
Curried Chicken Sandwich - Just picked up my lunch. Very good sandwich, from the bread to the filling. They have some other ...
8/19/2014 The 805 Deli
Lucella from Santa Barbara, CA
We need some dates on these reviews - New owners now - 805 is under new ownership, and without dates on the reviews, there is no way to tell how old ...
8/18/2014 Sushi Ai
Paco from Goleta, CA
Disappointing deterioration in service and atmosphere. - Have eaten here before at lest 20 times. Will never go back again after tonight. Discourteous ...
8/18/2014 Cielito
Rose from Santa Barbara, CA
Wow, please make Pork Nacho's Permanent - We had this during Fiesta here. Wow, best Nacho's of our whole lives. Went back later for ...
8/18/2014 Norton's Pastrami and Deli - Milpas
Hugh from Santa Barbara, CA
Always satisfies. Comfy outdoor seating, great staff. - I don't eat red meat but pastrami is the exception. I've had one every place in SB or Goleta. ...
8/18/2014 Lovin Oven Mediterranean Bakery & Cafe
Hugh from Santa Barbara, CA
Authentic and friendly place for Mediterranean food. - I've eaten here 3 times now and took a friend who was pleased. The chicken Shwarma here is much ...
8/17/2014 Book Ends Cafe
Goleta Gladiola from Santa Barbara, CA
Tasty!! - I am thankful that Book Ends Cafe is in the neighborhood! Overall the food is great, prices ...
8/17/2014 Albertsons Bakery - Upper State
Glenn from Buellton
Typical Albertsons, decent bakery. - Looked like they were a little backed up on making sandwiches. The bakery stuff is decent. Like ...
8/16/2014 Ca Dario
Jon Michael Rodgers from Tehachapi, Ca
About this great foods at Ca Dario, at Santa Barbara, Ca - This is the very best restaurant in Santa Barbara, California and the service still great and ...
8/16/2014 Pasta Shoppe
Sue from Santa Barbara, CA
Great Happy Hour - We've been to their happy hour three times now. The food and the service are always great. It's ...
8/15/2014 Pepe's Mexican Food
Rita from Santa Barbara, CA
Poor Service - Pepe's atmosphere is nice. Food is average Mexican Food. Service sucks! No service with a ...
8/15/2014 Endless Summer Bar Cafe
daniel from Santa Barbara, CA
Too Bad - Had to ask for water 3 times! just because its free doesnt mean you ignore me! also i had a ...
8/15/2014 Barbarians Pizza
Kevin from Santa Barbara, CA
Tasty - We tried out Barbarian's for the first time at 5:30 on Sunday evening. We had a 16" 1/2 ...
8/15/2014 Stonehouse Restaurant
Meridith Moore from Santa Barbara, CA
Stonehouse Raves - Last night's dining experience at the Stonehouse Restaurant was so wonderful, it feels like a ...
8/15/2014 Jersey Mikes - downtown
chris from Santa Barbara, CA
tasty and highly processed - The staff was friendly and knew their offerings. The Italian sandwich and gluten-free (no bread) ...
8/15/2014 Jeannine's Bakery - Figueroa
Linda from Santa Barbara, CA
One of Santa Barbara's best! - I eat here regularly with friends. It is one of my favorite places to eat. The food is great and ...
8/15/2014 Los Tarascos - Goleta
Amy from Carpinteria, CA
You gotta try the tortas! - First, a disclaimer - out of the 10 times I've probably eaten here, I've only ventured to try ...
8/14/2014 Mesa Verde
Pat from Santa Barbara, CA
Wonderful flavor - The building has been converted into a beautiful place to eat. The food was out of this world, ...
8/14/2014 Montecito Confections
Peg from Santa Barbara, CA
Peg F - Katie come back to Montecito. Loved your breakfast croissants, your quiches, etc etc.
8/14/2014 Cafe Nordstrom
John from Santa Barbara, CA
Hidden Gem - Had not been here before. What a hidden gem. Wonderful food and very reasonably priced. Tomato ...
8/13/2014 Benchmark Eatery
JG from Santa Barbara, CA
Hoping for improvement - Like many people, I was looking forward to trying the new restaurant in this iconic location, so ...
8/13/2014 Taffy's Pizza
Brenda from Daytona Beach, FL
TAFFY'S PIZZA - IT'S GOOD & IT'S NOT JUST PIZZA!!! - DON'T MISS TAFFY'S. The sauces are superb. The menu selection is enormous! The salads are huge! ...
8/12/2014 Benchmark Eatery
Deb from Santa Barbara, CA
First visit 8/2/2014 - Our server Michael was excellent. They were serving a limited menu during Fiesta. I had the ...
8/11/2014 Alphies Restaurant
Glenn from Buellton
Nice waiter and polynesian atmosphere, food below average - Possibly a hair net is in order as found a hair in food. Beyond that the breakfast was Ok and ...
8/10/2014 Here's the Scoop
Eric from Santa Barbara, CA
This place rocks! Great Gelato! - I've been eating at Here's the Scoop since before they opened (they had an open house before ...
8/10/2014 Benchmark Eatery
Eric from Santa Barbara, CA
Lots of potential, mostly positive experience - I had dinner with a friend at benchmark and enjoyed the food. The complimentary fried garbanzos ...
8/10/2014 Empress Palace
David from Santa Barbara, CA
Cant deliver on delivery - I placed an order for my family and was told it would be 45 min. 1 hour later they still had ...
8/10/2014 Sushi Teri - Goleta
aj from Santa Barbara, CA
food - Gave them the benefit of the benefit of the doubt...worst Asian food in goleta
8/10/2014 C'est Cheese
Meridith from Santa Barbara, CA
Best Roast Beef Sandwich ever - Just had the roast beef sandwich, we got it to go with molasses cookie and cold beverages. Truly ...
8/10/2014 Nikka Fish Grill
Joy from Santa Barbara, CA
The Best Seafood Restaurant in SB Hands Down! - Fresh, delicious, outstanding seafood! You can order it fresh right from the case! The price is ...
8/9/2014 TAP Thai Restaurant
Bill from Santa Barbara, CA
Not open for lunch - Despite the hours shown here and on the TAP website, they are not actually open for lunch, just ...
8/8/2014 Miso Hungry
chris from Santa Barbara, CA
sushi meets burrito - Interesting 'Japotle' concept. Wraps, bowls and salads, either ala carte from an extensive list ...
8/8/2014 Isla Vista Market
anon from Santa Barbara, CA
blond cashier is rude and pretentious shows an attitude - Fri. 8am long blondish hair ponytail, blue sweatshirt, texting on celphone she argues paying ...
8/8/2014 Meun Fan Thai Cafe
Sean from Santa Barbara, CA
Best Thai Place on the west coast - We have been to many Thai places on California, and this is the best one. The food is ...
8/7/2014 Simply Pies
Jayne from Oxfordshire. uK
Gluten free treat - On holiday from the uk with our coeliac daughter - always looking for great gluten free options, ...
8/7/2014 Benchmark Eatery
Simon from Santa Barbara, CA
Very Disappointing - I have know the locaction for years and was very excited by the prospect of a Brophy's owned ...
8/7/2014 Here's the Scoop
Erin from Carpinteria, CA
Not authentic - Worst gelato I've ever had. Worse even than what you can get at the supermarket. Not nearly as ...
8/6/2014 Lovin Oven Mediterranean Bakery & Cafe
Alex from Santa Barbara, CA
Authentic and Fresh! Great new find - I have had to go to Los Angeles to find tasty and authentic middle eastern food. This place is ...
8/6/2014 La Arcada Bistro
John from Santa Barbara, CA
Bizarre and completely absurd - Went here with my mother on lunch break from the office and it took them 15 minutes to just get ...
8/5/2014 Montecito Coffee Shop
Marc from Santa barbara
Best turkey in town - Fresh roasted turkey, homemade soup,I'm told using the same fresh stock, fresh brewed iced tea ...
8/5/2014 Hennings Cake Boutique
Narcy and Jere from Santa Barbara, CA
Best Birthday cake eveeeeeeeeeerrrrrrrrrrr! - It was the most delicious cake we ever had in SB. Thank you
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