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Plow & Angel Bistro

900 San Ysidro Ln, Montecito, CA 93108-1325
+1 805-565-1724
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tortilla soup” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
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900 San Ysidro Ln, Montecito, CA 93108-1325
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

This excellent restaurant is closed indefinitely due to horrendous mudslides. We understand the owner Ty Warner is keeping staff on at full salary until reopening.

Thank Joan H
Reviewed November 22, 2017

We have always loved going to the plow and angel. It’s absolutely beautiful, the food is excellent and the service is usually impeccable. And it should be. Unfortunately, we waited quite a while for the food and when it did come the paella was lukewarm...More

Thank Leah712
Reviewed November 12, 2017

This place is on the grounds of the San Ysidro Ranch, where we were staying. We ate outside under the trees that are laced with lights at night, making for a really romantic meal. The outside is much quieter and much more beautiful that the...More

Thank CaTraveler7777
Reviewed September 24, 2017

It's great. We had the truffle fries for a quick nibble and some cocktails. The menu is super too, as there is something for everyone.

Thank shelley b
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Lovely atmosphere, and quiet enough to visit, which has become a must for us. Friends in Santa Barbara recommended this place to us, and we have been coming ever since. We give them gift certificates for dinner here, as we know it is one gift...More

Thank AliLosAngeles
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Old stone buildings, trailing vines...great atmosphere and food. A must see spot in Santa Barbara. Stone fireplace, floors and walls. Jackie and JFK honeymooned at San Ysidro Ranch where Plow and Angel is located. Just beautiful. Only criticism is that our waiter was not very...More

1  Thank Andrea M
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Recently, my friends and I visited the San Ysidro Ranch for Happy Hour. Upon arriving we were impressed by the property's beauty. This was tainted a. It when we entered the bar area. First, it is very dark in there and we were told we...More

1  Thank Heather S
Reviewed March 25, 2017

I discovered Plow & Angel during my first stay at San Ysidro Ranch over 5 years ago. It is now a must-visit every year. What brings me back? The ambiance, the food, and the drinks - in that order. It's elegantly comfortable. And yes, I'm...More

1  Thank MaltBalls
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Fun location for dinner. Good menu with the option of choosing the Stonehouse menu which is part of the same building.

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Cozy restaurant and bar located at the San YSidro Ranch below the Stonehouse Restaurant. Charming and cozy yet relaxed. Stopped in for a cocktail before dinner and enjoyed the atmosphere very much. Must try dinner there on our next visit!

1  Thank Marisa S
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July 16, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lannette T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have burgers! You might also want to try the ribs.
August 19, 2015|
Response from edward w | Reviewed this property |
Thanks of clearing that up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 San Ysidro Ln, Montecito, CA 93108-1325
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Montecito
  • Phone Number: +1 805-565-1724
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