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Garden Market

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3811 Santa Claus Ln, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1110
+1 805-745-5505
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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San Ramon, California
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233 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

I came here with my hubby. I love the ambiance and decor for this restaurant. The Garden Market has both indoor and outdoor seating. The outdoor seating is in a beautiful garden setting and perfect for enjoying a meal on a sunny day. Food and service were okay.... Both could the food and service could have been better. We had... More 

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Thank LisaandRod93013
Long Beach, California
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78 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We have stopped here at least 2 dozen times on our way up and down the coast, and we are ALWAYS delighted that we stopped! Coffee, tea, wine, sandwiches, salads, cookies, anything you can think of, they have it, deliciously prepared and artfully presented! We enjoy sitting on the patio, and browsing the plants and garden art. They have unique... More 

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Thank Fay T
Santa Barbara, California, United States
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favourite lunch venues. You can eat at a range of shaded tables surrounded by lots of fun succulent planters and water fountains. You have to line up 'cafeteria style' to order from a wide menu of sandwiches and salads. After a short wait this delicious food is brought to your table by the friendly staff.... More 

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Thank Richard B
santa barbara, california
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Lunch in the outdoor garden is always relaxing and fun..ad the Garden Market offers an interesting variety of salads and sandwiches and quiches that have lots of appeal! Lovely way to spend an hour or two...

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Thank missy004
Long Beach, California
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201 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

We grabbed an early morning coffee and mufffns and enjoyed them on the sunny patio garden in the rear. The staff were friendly and the garden was filled with succulents, nice plantings, birds and a warm atmosphere. We were so glad that we did a U-turn and stopped and sent in...a pleasant surprise!

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Thank boloca
Santa Barbara, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

Had a very nice lunch and sat on the patio. You order at the counter and then the food is delivered to our table. The food was delicious and the portions were large.

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Thank janet m
Carpinteria, California
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

Beautiful back garden setting with lots of displays and plants. RETAIL area is quite extensive and they want you to purchase ! which makes it a bit uncomfortable. The food is normally quite good, and they offer organic and natural choices. Quite impressive. Tailored more to the Money peoples, Retired and Celebrity Persons of our Area ! Having said that…... More 

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Thank brendamR568UK
Carpinteria, California
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54 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

This is a small place, outdoor seating in a Garden setting. Food is better than some of the other options on the street.

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Thank Elizabeth J
Santa Barbara, California
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2015

We have been coming here for breakfast nearly every weekend for 5 years. The staff is small and friendly. We split the reasonably priced breakfast burrito - no meat add avocado. Add a couple cups of coffee and tip and we are out only $17. I have made it a game to find the best breakfast burrito in the Santa... More 

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Thank Svignolo
Walnut Creek, California
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

We've been coming to the Garden Market for 8 years and will continue to. The sandwiches are flawless and the setting with proximity to the beach and their garden is perfect.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3811 Santa Claus Ln, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1110
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carpinteria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-745-5505

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?