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Finch and Fork

31 W Carrillo St, Canary Hotel, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3212
+1 805-879-9100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (25 reviews)
“lamb burger” (14 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
31 W Carrillo St, Canary Hotel, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3212
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant seems to be popular with locals and hotels guests. Service was very friendly and more than happy to answer our menu questions. Their concept is no more than six ingredients in a dish and all ingredients being locally grown and fresh. Their menu...More

Thank CAtravelerLA
Rene C, Manager at Finch and Fork, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

CAtravelerLA Wow! We love the detail of your review. It is always great to see when people take the time to really evaluate the hard work we put into a dish and our service. Thank you for the kind comments. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I asked for best burger place they said Finch and Fork is the best . I agree 100% the burger so tasty and I enjoy it so much , the atmosphere great and the staff so friendly .More

Thank adel a
Rene C, Manager at Finch and Fork, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

adel a, We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our burger! It's one of our house favorites. If you are really looking for a burger fix, you should try us out Monday nights for dinner. We have a Chef's special burger of the day paired...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. Excellent food and service for our group of eight. The ambiance is lovely too. The cocktails, appetizers, main course and desert were right on the mark. Enjoyed every bite. Highly recommend this restaurant. They have fun bar too.

Thank Wormtravels2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here for breakfast, brunch and dinner, staying in the hotel it was part of. Good service, enjoyable food, friendly place. Good to eat in if you are staying in the hotel but nothing exceptional.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place for lunch! I have had a few working lunches here in the last few months and it has been good to great each time. The chicken sandwich is so tasty. Sometimes I will order rosemary fries to share and get a salad...More

Thank Everan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice place this is. We happened upon it on a trip to the supermarket (we were new to the area), enjoyed our first Santa Bárbara Thanksgiving there and recently entertained out of town guests as well. Every morsel has been delicious, and the...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finch and Fork served their delicious seared salmon, glazed chicken and eggplant parmesan at my daughter's wedding reception on the rooftop of the Canary Hotel. Everyone raved about how good the food was. We also had appetizers at the cocktail hour that were amazing...chicken sliders,...More

Thank Ksmoniz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were pleased to be seated immediately without a reservation in this beautiful, well designed restaurant. After that, no one came to our table for 15 minutes. Once we finally placed our order, our salad and entrees did not arrive for another 20 minutes. The...More

Thank Jay L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner for four - the service was great, and most of the things we ordered were delicious. The Kale Salad with salmon is lemony and delicious. The snap peas with citrus-miso butter and radishes were very flavorful and cooked perfectly. The cheese board is beautiful,...More

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's in the perfect location when staying at the Canary. We enjoyed our breakfast, My husband ordered coffee which he said was too strong. He ordered the French Toast with caramelized bananas and walnuts. It was delicious without being overly sweet. I had the egg...More

Thank subrogoddess
Rene C, Manager at Finch and Fork, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

suborgoddess We are glad you enjoyed our downtown location. Being in the heart of downtown and walking distance to shops is one of our favorite things! We are glad you enjoyed our french toast. Hope you will try us out again. Cheers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$40
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 W Carrillo St, Canary Hotel, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3212 (Formerly Finch & Fork Restaurant)
  • Public Transportation: Main Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-879-9100
  • E-mail
Finch & Fork is a Modern American Restaurant and Bar centrally located on the corner of Carrillo and Chapala streets in the heart of Santa Barbara's vibrant downtown. Chef James Siao draws inspiration from the vibrant local ingredients sourced from farmers and ranchers to craft an ingredient driven menu of delectable social plates and soul satisfying larger plates. His Cuisine is meant to be served with artisanal wines, craft cocktails, and great beers in the relaxed atmosphere of our bar, lounge, and dining room.
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