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205 W Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3706
+1 805-963-9591
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beignets” (19 reviews)
“tri tip” (32 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (10 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Fusion, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
205 W Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3706
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was the second time my wife and I ate here and it is hands down one of the best restaurants in Santa Barbara. If that wasn’t enough, the staff was great! Professional, knowledgeable, and accommodating. If you’re in the area, please do not miss...More

Thank amarusanchez2016
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonderful food and great service. The wait staff know the menu and were able to give advice. Wine list with many local wines by the glass. Food very creative.

Thank pedsandsocialworker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice food Very attentive wait staff Small mice farting around outdoors which spoiled the meal for me

1  Thank Dublinjudo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Barbareño had a lovely atmosphere that was perfect for a romantic date for two. We also saw some larger groups having a lot of fun too. They had some really great wine on rotation that made us feel utterly spoiled. They had very friendly and...More

Thank franklinvn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an unique location and wonderful innovative fare with inside and outside dinning and since rain is rare it is always lively.

Thank Anabel-2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best 3-course dinner I had during my 2 week stay in California. Super cosy outside patio and even the music was 👌👌👌

Thank Lindiskar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I owe a huge debt of gratitude to the TripAdvisor community for the recommendations of this fabulous restaurant. We just got home after a meal of way too much great food. This is our first trip to Santa Barbara, so I searched the TripAdvisor recommendations...More

Thank VickiBorn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trying new places for us, always exciting, this place was a winner in atmosphere, service and food. I had made dinner reservations for 3 at 7:30 on Opentable. Upon arrival, we were greeted and offered to either dine inside or on the patio, we opted...More

Thank akdeepdiver
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Found this delicious place through TripAdvisor..The barbecue and smoker smelled great as we walked in...Pleasant patio seating..All the ingredients were really fresh and delicious. Stone-fruit salad, Hamachi, even the cheeseburger were all so tasty...Staff was very pleasant..but a little slow on service, so I'd say...More

Thank MalibuNano
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

wow. the atmosphere is so cute, service is so friendly and attentive and the food... the food is ridiculously amazing! we started with the panzanella and their take on the egg mcmuffin and both had the tri-tip. the panzanella and the tri-tip... I I eat...More

Thank Brian J
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Questions & Answers
August 28, 2017|
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Response from kristinalisan | Reviewed this property |
If by "BYO" you mean "bring your own" wine, then yes, in my experience they did with a corkage fee. I brought a bottle of one of my favorite pinots. I have no idea what the corkage fee was.
June 11, 2015|
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Response from Jesse G | Property representative |
Yes we do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 W Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3706
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-963-9591
  • E-mail
Conveniently located in downtown Santa Barbara, Barbareño seeks to embody California's Central Coast. Serving regionally inspired cuisine, fine California wines, and locally crafted beers in a rustic yet modern environment, we seek to celebrate our home through our service to our guests.
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