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Best Italian Restaurants in Santa Barbara

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Japanese Restaurant Goshi
(132)
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Japanese | San Luis Obispo
Alex Madonna’s Gold Rush Steak House, at Madonna Inn
(283)
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Steakhouse | San Luis Obispo
Copper Café and Bakery, at Madonna Inn
(131)
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American | San Luis Obispo
Cafe Roma - San Luis Obispo
(90)
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Italian | San Luis Obispo
Granada Bistro
(118)
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Californian | San Luis Obispo
Mistura
(137)
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Peruvian | San Luis Obispo
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The Black Sheep
The Black Sheep
(466)
$$$$
American | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Our favorite restaurant in SB. Enjoyed eating outdoors. Great tapas and duck confit. Nice price for Foxen Pinot. Dined with friends after event. Management friendly and accommodating. Loved the grilled watermelon from chef. Will be back soon. More

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Mosto
Mosto
(40)
$$$$
Italian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Amazing! So cool! Cooked out of a tiny kitchen in the front where you could see!!!! More

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Santa Barbara's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Stonehouse at San Ysidro Ranch
1. Stonehouse at San Ysidro Ranch
(1417)
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Contemporary American | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

30th Anniversary dinner. Fabulous restaurant, impeccable service and delicious food. More

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Lucky's
2. Lucky's
(1246)
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Steakhouse | Montecito, Santa Barbara

Probably the best dining experience we've had this year! More

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Barbareño
3. Barbareño
(632)
$$$$
Californian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Outstanding experience. The chicken and tri tip steak dishes were excellent. And the strawberry shortcake was. absolutely divine. Great ambiance, service and food ! Excellent. More

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Toma Restaurant & Bar
4. Toma Restaurant & Bar
(2888)
$$$$
Italian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Hadn’t been for a while and forgot how superb it was from food to service. Already thinking of my next return More

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Oliver's
5. Oliver's
(582)
$$$$
Vegan | Montecito, Santa Barbara

Beautiful sunny outdoor dining with healthy vegetarian menu- try the "crab cakes" and pasta salad. Great service; lunch menu is smaller than dinner menu, with more small plate choices. Go and enjoy! More

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Embermill
Embermill
Caribbean | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Caribbean Cuisine in downtown Santa Barbara!

Serving dishes from West Indies that are influenced from the French, Spanish, English and African by chef Harold Welch

Chef Harold creates delicious fine-dining gourmet foods with the freshest local & organic ingredients and expert skills. World Cuisine Express & Events creates healthy food for people who love to eat!

Chef Harold has put together a unique offering of gourmet delights in a fusion of tastes from all around the world.

All meals are fresh-cooked, made-to-order, and personally prepared by the World Cuisine Team. All ingredients are local and organic when possible, never frozen, and carefully prepared by Chef Harold Welch.More

OKU
OKU
Californian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Tina Takaya and Ted Ellis, co-proprietors, welcome you to our newest two story restaurant on the water. We both feel the key to success is our passion for creating the highest quality food and warm friendly service with a commitment to consistency.
We hope you will enjoy your experience as much as we enjoyed creating it for you.
Our menu draws from Asian favorites that inspire and excite such as Wagyu Steak, Japanese Sushi, Chinese Dumplings, Thai Noodles and fresh local seafood.
We are located in the heart of Santa Barbara’s Waterfront and Funk Zone Districts. Come enjoy lunch or dinner, soak in the sun by day at our waterfront rooftop bar while sipping on a refreshing cocktail surrounded by our beautiful ocean vista and by night, enjoy lounging by the fireplace after a delicious meal and a great glass of wine.
Our chef uses the freshest ingredients from central coast farmers and local fisherman to create dishes with the best of what California has to offer. More

Oppi'z Bistro and Natural Pizza
Oppi'z Bistro and Natural Pizza
Italian | Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara

Welcome to Oppi'z Bistro and Natural Pizza . Description coming soon!More

Discover Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is a true melting pot of cultures, and the culinary possibilities for you to enjoy in this coastal city are representative of the city’s incredible diversity. American options for steak lovers and vegetarians alike are available in sophisticated dining rooms as well as casual restaurants. With Santa Barbara's unique location close to the Pacific Ocean, you can enjoy fresh seafood dishes at your choice of elegant restaurants or cafes overlooking the coast. European eateries feature Mediterranean, French, and Italian options that will delight you. You can also enjoy dining at a Chinese, Japanese or Thai restaurant with an Asian vibe. You will never tire of the options available when you are in Santa Barbara.

Discover Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is a true melting pot of cultures, and the culinary possibilities for you to enjoy in this coastal city are representative of the city’s incredible diversity. American options for steak lovers and vegetarians alike are available in sophisticated dining rooms as well as casual restaurants. With Santa Barbara's unique location close to the Pacific Ocean, you can enjoy fresh seafood dishes at your choice of elegant restaurants or cafes overlooking the coast. European eateries feature Mediterranean, French, and Italian options that will delight you. You can also enjoy dining at a Chinese, Japanese or Thai restaurant with an Asian vibe. You will never tire of the options available when you are in Santa Barbara.