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Loquita
202 State St, Santa Barbara
Phone: (805) 880-3380


Reviews by the General Public

Quality, not quantity., 12/10/2016
Reviewer: Gary Yencich from Santa Barbara, CA
They must be doing something right because after a slow start early on a Friday evening, by the time we left around 8'ish it was packed. The service was good. The food was excellent! Everything was delicious and expertly seasoned. Like most tapas it works out to be a little pricey but if you're about quality rather than quantity I think you'll be pleased.


Beautful waste of Space, 10/4/2016
Reviewer: Jess from Santa Barbara, CA
I dined here on monday night with a few friends, and left feeling like I should have just spent my $$ on a nice bag of groceries. The little $2 bites that you can order are crazy expensive for what you get, and not amazing. If I am paying $2 for one bite it needs to rock my world! We also got the mushroom and onion plate. It was just that- mushroom and onions. After trying 2 kinds of Paella I don't feel the need to ever have it again. The vegetable was ok but needed salt, and seafood was just alright. Kinda crunchy rice with various seafood wasn't the description, but that's what we got. When 4 people shell out $200 for a night out and walk away feeling jipped, it's time to look elsewhere for a stunning meal. The $5 olives were tasty, and the decor is very chic and fun. The staff was harried but kind, and couldn't speak to how things tasted, since they hadn't tried everything. This is a must! The staff needs to know how it all tastes. This is what I expect when I dine out at a hip place that takes itself very seriously. P.S.We asked for bread twice and got none.


Excellent, 10/4/2016
Reviewer: Leonard from Santa Barbara, CA
Went to Loquita..spur of the moment...Sunday around 6pm, for a quick bite. Was crowded but h˘stess was able to find us 2 seats. Beautiful new interior. Service was excellent...new staff still finding its way some. Food...we shared. 1. Started with tiny bite of what they call Pintxos...2 small bites..one with anchovy ($2.00) and other with tomato ($2.00)...very tasty. 2. We shared the beef carpaccio ($13.00) and the chicken ($23.00). Soooo delicious. Yes, it's on the expensive side. However, so many restaurants in SB are pricy but the price...in my opinion...doesn't match the food. Atleast here...so far...the food matches the price. If they keep the quality through the weeks, months and years...hopefully....right now, it's the best food quality in SB.


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