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Santa Barbara Restaurants

A photo of Intermezzo By Wine Cask restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(968)
$$$$
• American • Santa Barbara
Booked 23 times today

Intermezzo by Wine Cask New Menu by Executive Chef Josh Brown Modern American cuisine with a Mediterranean twist

A photo of Convivo restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1019)
$$$$
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 21 times today

Convivo is a Santa Barbara restaurant with an Italian soul. Chef-Owner Peter McNee's food is best described as ‘Nomad Italian’. It strays from the standard or traditional Italian, sourcing inspiration from many other cultures’ cooking but its soul is thoroughly Italian. The ever-changing menu...

A photo of OKU restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(392)
$$$$
• Asian • Santa Barbara
Booked 19 times today

Tina Takaya, proprietor, welcomes you to our newest two story restaurant on the water. We feel the key to success is our passion for creating the highest quality food and warm friendly service. We hope you will enjoy your experience as much as we enjoyed creating it for you."We want Locals to feel...

A photo of Bouchon - Santa Barbara restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3638)
$$$$
• Californian • Santa Barbara
Booked 9 times today

We are delighted to have added additional outdoor seating but Santa Barbara nights are chilly so bring a sweater or light jacket!Fresh, local ingredients, prepared with care. Excellent wines that reflect the quality and character of our region and work in concert with the cuisine. Warm, inviting...

A photo of Olio e Limone Ristorante restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1511)
$$$$
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 33 times today

Reopened with all health and safety protocols in place.Olio e Limone Ristorante, located in downtown Santa Barbara's historic arts district, serves artisanal Italian cuisine. Meaning “oil and lemon” in Italian, their restaurant’s name reflects husband-wife team Alberto and Elaine Morello’s...

A photo of Toma Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(3383)
$$$$
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 28 times today

Toma Restaurant and Bar a waterfront bistro, located along Santa Barbara's picturesque Cabrillo Blvd. Experience Santa Barbara waterfront's most romantic restaurant. Savor exquisite Italian and Mediterranean inspired dishes from Santa Barbara's seasonal bounty, supporting our local fisherman,...

A photo of Arnoldi's Cafe restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(558)
$$$$
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 9 times today

Oldest Italian restaurant in Santa Barbara! We have two bocce courts on our patio with outdoor dining. Lots of pasta, steaks, salads, chicken dishes and homemade desserts...extensive Italian wine and local wine on our wine list...indoor or outdoor seating. We are a true local's secret and kid...

A photo of Opal Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(601)
$$$$
• Californian • Santa Barbara
Booked 21 times today

We can once again offer outside dining. Reserving online is limited, so if a time you want is unavailable please call 805 966 9676 to reserve. Our entire menu is available for takeout/delivery, at www.opalrestaurantandbar.com. A popular local’s favorite, opal restaurant & bar’s Eclectic California...

A photo of Ca' Dario Ristorante restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1217)
$$$$
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 24 times today

"Anything grilled is divine, and the rest of the menu is delectable at this charming Italian restaurant in Santa Barbara known for its excellent execution of simple pasta, meats and other classics. A fantastic wine list with many available by the glass; its a local favorite, so reservations are a...

A photo of Olio Pizzeria restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1017)
$$$$
• Pizzeria • Santa Barbara
Booked 16 times today

Reopened with all health and safety protocols in place.Olio Pizzeria is a causal pizza bar/salumi bar/wine bar/full bar which was inspired by the myriad neighborhood pizzerie and enoteche (wine bars) found around the corner from just about every piazza in Italy. This idea began to take shape before...

A photo of Stonehouse at San Ysidro Ranch restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1525)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Santa Barbara

Located in a 19th-century citrus packing house, the Stonehouse Restaurant features a relaxing lounge with full bar service and a separate dining room with a crackling fireplace and creek side views. Chef Matthew Johnson evocative regional cuisine is prepared with a palate of herbs and vegetables...

A photo of Belmond El Encanto Dining Room restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(962)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Santa Barbara
Booked 26 times today

Enjoy California coastal cuisine with a side of stunning ocean views. Belmond El Encanto Dining Room features comfortable indoor seating and al fresco indulging on The Terrace. The Wine Room is the perfect venue for your private gatherings. Light dining, sunset hour cocktails, extensive California...

A photo of Stella Mare's restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1042)
$$$$
• French • Santa Barbara
Booked 1 time today

French country bistro...Between Montecito and Santa Barbara, Stella Mare's Bistro is located in a historic Victorian home overlooking the Bird Refuge. French country cuisine rules the menu, with dishes like coq au vin, cassoulet, and moules frites. Sip seasonal cocktails amid cozy décor -- all the...

A photo of Barbareño restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(837)
$$$$
• Californian • Santa Barbara
Booked 8 times today

At Barbareño we seek to help further shape and define Central Coast cuisine. We take our inspiration from traditions and specialties of our area, delicacies unique to our region, and the many outstanding purveyors with whom we are so fortunate to work. In all of our efforts, we hope to capture the...

A photo of Summerland Winery restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(16)
$$$$
• Winery • Santa Barbara
Booked 8 times today

We are open for wine tasting, by-the-glass and bottle service, Thursday - Monday, 12pm-6pm. All service is outdoor only issued by the CA Department of Public Health for the Covid-19 government regulations.Summerland is a dog-friendly boutique winery dedicated to the production of fine wines from...

Discover Santa Barbara

Only a two-hour jaunt from Los Angeles, Santa Barbara is a busy seaside town with a relaxed vibe and proximity to California's booming wine region. Sometimes called the American Riviera, Santa Barbara exudes alfresco charm while benefiting from local, fresh produce and sustainably harvested seafood. From the taco trail to cracked fresh crab at the pier to eclectic wine bars with delicate snacks, Santa Barbara is a culinary delight for a range of tastes. One thing you won't find much of is pretentious, black-tie dining; Santa Barbara prefers it low-profile. Fresh and local is the name of the game here. Copious nearby ranch land, wine country and independent distillers and breweries keep chefs inspired to design their menus with a distinctly local bent.

Only a two-hour jaunt from Los Angeles, Santa Barbara is a busy seaside town with a relaxed vibe and proximity to California's booming wine region. Sometimes called the American Riviera, Santa Barbara exudes alfresco charm while benefiting from local, fresh produce and sustainably harvested seafood. From the taco trail to cracked fresh crab at the pier to eclectic wine bars with delicate snacks, Santa Barbara is a culinary delight for a range of tastes. One thing you won't find much of is pretentious, black-tie dining; Santa Barbara prefers it low-profile. Fresh and local is the name of the game here. Copious nearby ranch land, wine country and independent distillers and breweries keep chefs inspired to design their menus with a distinctly local bent.

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