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Best Italian Restaurants in Goleta


6 restaurants available nearby

A photo of Ca' Dario Cucina Italiana restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Goleta
Booked 6 times today
Ca' Dario Cucina Italiana is highly recommended for its excellent Italian cuisine. Patrons praise it for consistently delivering high-quality Italian dishes, with the risotto and Uova in Camicia (poached eggs on rustic bread with grilled asparagus) receiving special mention. The amazing Italian wines on offer and the special Ojai ice wine for dessert are also highly commended. The warm service and fabulous food have made it a favorite spot for special occasions, and many believe it to be the best Italian restaurant in Goleta. It is known for its charming neighborhood aesthetic, with a lovely back patio for outdoor dining which adds to the delightful experience.
A photo of Olio Pizzeria restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 11 times today
A cherished pizzeria situated in Santa Barbara, Olio Pizzeria stands out for its exquisite cuisine and exceptional service. The restaurant specializes in authentic Pizzeria cuisine, often celebrated for its salads, pastas, and pizzas. Renowned for their attentive service and varied menu, reviewers consistently praise the quality and taste of the food served, with dishes such as the Margherita Pizza and Caesar Salad receiving high acclaim. Many customers consider Olio Pizzeria a favorite spot, visiting it regularly and adding it to their itinerary when in town. The restaurant's commitment to delivering consistently delicious food, coupled with its remarkable service, makes Olio Pizzeria a true gem in Santa Barbara.
A photo of Ca' Dario Ristorante restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 17 times today
Ca' Dario Ristorante, located in Santa Barbara, is a revered destination for quality Italian cuisine. The dining experience has been hailed as reminiscent of Italy itself, with numerous reviews praising their "inspired dishes," "excellent food and service," and "authentic Italian food served by a caring staff." Diners rave about the diverse menu, highlighting dishes like bruschetta, penne puttanesca, fish specials, ravioli, and veal short loin which left a lasting memory. The accommodating staff, cozy atmosphere, and delightful meals have earned this restaurant a place in the hearts of visitors. As summed up by one reviewer, Ca' Dario Ristorante is "totally iconic," promising an unforgettable dining experience.
A photo of Olio e Limone Ristorante restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 16 times today
Olio e Limone Ristorante offers some of the finest Italian cuisine in Santa Barbara. Reviewers applaud the restaurant for its outstanding service and superb, authentic Italian dishes. Many have mentioned that the food is always excellent and beautifully executed, creating a true Italian vibe. With a diverse menu offering unusual classics and delicious desserts, it draws locals and tourists alike. The range of tasty fish options, impressive wine list, and pleasant ambiance all add to the enjoyable dining experience. An East Coast guest even likened their experience to being in renowned Italian restaurants in Hoboken, New Jersey. With consistent quality and a delightful setting, it's no wonder why Olio e Limone Ristorante is often recommended as the spot for Italian food in Santa Barbara.
A photo of Chase Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Booked 9 times today
Chase Restaurant is celebrated for its outstanding Italian cuisine. Patrons laud it for its consistently delicious food, comparing its Chicken and Veal Parmigiana to the high-quality dishes served in Florence and Venice. The restaurant is also highly complimented for its brilliant service, with specific mentions of the excellent staff like Victor, Kelsea, and Celestino. Chase Restaurant's outdoor dining is appreciated for its comfortable and private ambiance. It is also recognized for its wonderful Italian fare, including favorites like eggplant Parmesan and chicken picatta. This Santa Barbara gem is highly recommended by visitors, with many vowing to return, indicative of the unforgettable dining experience Chase Restaurant offers.
A photo of Trattoria Vittoria restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Santa Barbara
Trattoria Vittoria, located in downtown Santa Barbara, is touted as a place where authentic Italian cuisine comes to life. Repeatedly praised by patrons, the restaurant is hailed for its excellent and friendly service, along with its delectable food. Reviewers have attested to the authenticity of its dishes, with one patron even claiming that the bruschetta and pasta outshined what they tasted during a two-week stay in Italy. Other favorites include the 'BEST Gnocchii' with Gorgonzola creme, which left customers craving more, and the 'phenomenal' food served in a relaxed, warm atmosphere. With a range of favorites, Trattoria Vittoria continues to be an Italian food lover's go-to spot in Santa Barbara.
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