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The Habit Burger Grill

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5735 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3420
+1 805-964-0366
Today
10:00 - 12:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 12:00
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Santa Monica, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious pick me up as it open all day. Really great filling burger. Quick service. Can get really crowded at noon.

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Thank Susie2423
Los Angeles, California
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125 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the original Habit that started it all. Great charbroiled burgers, solid fries, and outstanding onion rings. There are other things on the menu that all look good but I can't vouch for them. Just sorry they discontinued the chili.

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Thank kmfesq
Santa Barbara, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The habit is a staple in every Santa Barbarians diet. I personally like the turkey burger and fries. If you're in town visiting, you have to stop and enjoy a meal here!

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Goleta, California
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Forget In-and-Out-Burgers and fries. The best burgers and fries are at The Habit Burger Grill. We especially enjoy the "protein style/lettuce wrap" burger with sweet potato fries -- a perfect combination. The sweet potato fries are just the right size and cooked deliciously. And the lettuce wrap cheese burger is fabulous (either one patty or two). Yum. Also, very reasonable... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We consistently go to the "Habit." Great food. They also have chicken and salads if you're not looking for a burger. But why wouldn't you want to try the best burger ever? They purposely waft the grilling burger smell to the outside. So as you walk by you're tempted, usually successfully, to enter in. Enjoy m

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Santa Cruz, California
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184 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We only had a half hour to get a burger, so ate a quick bite. I had a salad and the rest of the group had a burger. Everyone liked their food. Very close to the campus.

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Thank timteresa0
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Great location, walking distance from the hotel we stood at. Food is always great here. Prices are very reasonable. Only Outdoor seating at this location. Friendly staff

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Alice, Texas
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68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This small little place serves a classic old fashion flamed burger which is unbeatable! The Rings and Fries are perfectly cooked and delicious. It is extremely crowded at lunch time but the service is quick! A real find!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The best burger in Santa Barbara, hands down without having to go to a fancy restaurant. You can dine in or get it to go. Always good food & friendly staff... Holly

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Los Angeles, California
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125 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I love onion rings. I mean, I really love onion rings. And the ones here might be my very favorite. Crunchy, deep golden brown, yet not so battered you can't find the onion. Dip in ranch and...bliss. And oh yes, a delicious burger to go with. They charbroiled them and serve with caramelized onions, lettuce, tomato, and pickles. I get... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 12:00
Saturday
10:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5735 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3420
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-964-0366

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?