Looking for the tastiest Mesquite broiled Chicken and Tri-tip on the South Coast? Chicken Ranch is the place! Their dishes are always served fresh and hot, and they’re also famous for their delicious burritos, rice, beans, and salsa. While they have some indoor and outdoor seating available, it’s primarily a take-out spot. It’s the perfect choice for lunch, dinner or a picnic! Find them at 2618 De La Vina Street, (805) 569-1872 or 149 N. Fairview Avenue near Miner’s Ace Hardware, (805) 692-9200.
Nestled within the historic Upham Hotel, this restaurant exudes timeless charm and tradition. Indulge in the best New Zealand rack of lamb in town, along with an array of other delectable steak, chicken, and fresh seafood dishes. With a dining room featuring a wrap-around porch, you can enjoy these tantalizing flavors for dinner Tuesday through Saturday and Sunday Brunch, closed on Monday. Located at 1404 De La Vina Street, give them a call at (805) 963-7003 to make a reservation.
If you’re looking for a restaurant in Downtown Santa Barbara, this place is a must-visit! It’s always bustling with customers, so be prepared to wait a bit for a table – but trust us, it’s worth it. In fact, it’s Tenaya’s absolute favorite restaurant in the area. The food here is expertly prepared and packed with flavor. You’ll find them at 509 State Street, and can reach them at (805) 963-8123.
There are many Rusty’s Pizza Parlors on the South Coast, but 98% of the time we order by phone and have the pizza delivered to the house. This local chain produces a large array of pizzas, delivered fresh and hot to your door, making Rusty’s a family favorite. Just call (805) 564-1111 and order a pizza for yourself!
This is a pizza place where you can create your own pizza and take it home to bake yourself. A locals favorite since 1982, they also offer a selection of delicious calzones, salads and sandwiches, and there are around four small tables available for seating. They are open 11-7:00 Monday through Saturday and closed on Sunday. You can find them at 4421 Hollister Avenue, (805) 967-7338.