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Lito's Take Out

514 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3108
+1 805-962-1559
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good49%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“carnitas” (14 reviews)
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514 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3108
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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Not upscale—small — Mexican fare. Oh is it good. Family owned and operated and it shows! Great carnitas. Guacamole is made to order and it’s fantastic. Very crowded around lunch time but hang in there and enjoy

1  Thank 1kenny
Reviewed September 16, 2017

No frills atmosphere, the service is very friendly and the bathroom in a strange place BUT the food was excellent. Family ordered Enchiladas, Custom made Burrito and Fish Tacos. Great tasting and nice sized portions including the rice and beans. Stopped here after seeing a...More

Thank TheMayfs
Reviewed September 8, 2017

This has long been my very favorite Mexican restaurant in a city full of them. The recipes are superb. However, yesterday I was very disappointed to be served a beef tostado which was HALF the size of what i usually get (but not half the...More

Thank billyboy53
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Visiting from the UK this was our first try of authentic no frills Mexican food and was recommended to us by people in our hotel Was very busy with mostly locals which is always a good sign Very friendly staff Great portions of fresh food....More

Thank Eren C
Reviewed June 13, 2017

This joint would be utterly anathema to tourists from Beverly Hillls staying at the Biltmore, but it is a true treasure for us locals. Since in my dozens of visits I have never had anything but the sumptuous chili colorado burrito, i cannot review the...More

Thank billyboy53
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Lito's is great, small and friendly everything from the chips and salsa burritos tamales are all the best

Thank Bart N
Reviewed October 10, 2016

I asked the guys where I could get a good breakfast burrito. Bam! Lito's, they said. I think I went there three times during a recent visit to SB. Breakfast burrito and a coffee - what more could you ask for?

Thank rjbouch
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch recently to try the fish tacos and the refried beans. Taco's were very good (generous helping of flavorful fish) and the refried beans were excellent. Made fresh, not from a can (confirmed by my server). Chips were fresh and crispy the...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed September 1, 2016

I recently had Lito's cater an event I was producing a local theatre. Ernie & Wendy were both so helpful in planning the meal, were super on time and best of all - THE FOOD WAS GREAT!

Thank Joe Y
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Great burritos. Love this place and hope it never leaves. Tacos are awesome, Pozole is great. Very small but good spot.

Thank j5b8r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 E Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3108
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-962-1559
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