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Where To Eat In Santa Barbara

Our Pick Of The Best Food & Drinks Around Santa Barbara & Solvang

It’s no secret that Santa Barbara is one of the most coveted foodie destinations with Michelin stars and Bib Gourmands galore. And we think it goes without saying that our team of local professional food lovers have got the inside scoop on where you should be eating during your next trip to the Central Coast….

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May 8, 2024

Must Try Pop-Ups & New Restaurants in Santa Barbara

You don’t need us to tell you what a struggle 2020 was, but you may want to hear a little more good news. While this past year was definitely a struggle for some, others were seeing their dreams come true as new foodie pop-up ventures with some going on to open their own brick and…

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April 23, 2021

Your Guide To Shopping The Best Farmers Markets In Santa Barbara County

When it comes to food, the farmers’ market delivers memorable culinary adventures and provides the high quality you deserve. The weekly markets are the perfect spots for those looking to learn, savor and explore the region’s abundant selection of organic agricultural products and appealing farm-fresh produce. The lively outdoor markets give visitors a chance to…

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November 11, 2019

Santa Barbara’s Best of Taco Trail

There’s certainly no shortage of places to score tacos around Santa Barbara, but only a few stand out among the many. Our rule of thumb: when the line is out the door it must be worth the wait. Not only do these hot spots have lines that snake around street corners, they all boast unique…

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August 23, 2019

Santa Barbara Restaurant Guide

The first thing we ask ourselves when we’re traveling is: Where should we eat? Of course, we’ve got our SB favorites that we visit on our food tour, but even we switch things up every now and then! Whether you’re rolling into town first thing in the morning or arriving just in time for a…

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October 28, 2018

Best of Brunch Guide – Santa Barbara Edition

You asked and we answered with our new Best of Brunch Guide. We’ve got the inside scoop on all the best places to eat (and drink!) in Santa Barbara in the morning hours. Whether you’re looking for fancy feasts or simple eats, our crew put together what we think is a scrumptious list to help…

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August 23, 2018

Where To Eat, Play, & Stay in Santa Barbara

Last summer we gave you our list of Top Five Things To Do In Santa Barbara, but that’s not all there is to do in our sunny city. Summertime in Santa Barbara has so much to offer it’s nearly impossible to do it all–even if you live here–but that’s no reason not to try! Below…

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June 18, 2018

Santa Barbara Day Trip And Weekend Guide

Looking for a quick getaway? You’re in luck! Santa Barbara can fulfill all your vacation or wanderlust needs in just 24-48 hours. We’re known for our Mediterranean climate, beautiful beaches, exquisite wine, and drool-worthy food. But just because you’re visiting paradise doesn’t mean you have to spend your life savings to have all the fun…

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February 20, 2017

Sneak Peek At Enterprise Fish Company’s New Menu

Let’s be real. When people think Santa Barbara, they think beach, booze and food. While there are plenty of beaches to choose from to get your tan on and a plethora of places to grab a beer or taste wine, food is the real star of our city. We even have foodie festivals–lemons, avocados, seafood–we…

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October 17, 2016

Finch & Fork: Comfort Food In The Heart Of Santa Barbara

This post is for the locals: Step aside from the typical beach-style joint and join the urban warriors for a drink and a bite at the rustic chic lounge in the heart of the city at Finch & Fork. Forget what you know about Coast’s – Finch & Fork’s predecessor – previous old fogie, ho-hum…

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March 7, 2016