We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cajun Kitchen

6831 Hollister Ave Ste A, Goleta, CA 93117-3015
+1 805-571-1517
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (14 reviews)
“jambalaya” (7 reviews)
“beignets” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6831 Hollister Ave Ste A, Goleta, CA 93117-3015
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (81)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time I'm back to see the daughter at UCSB, this is a must stop. Big portions, great variety, friendly staff, and excellent eats. New location in Calle Real too.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My cousins from Illinois and Arizona came out for a granddaughter's high school graduation in Lompoc, California. My husband and I had the opportunity to meet them at the Cajun Kitchen Café in Goleta, California today. Such fun! The staff we efficient and friendly and...More

Thank Joy A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really surprised by this place. A great find for breakfast or lunch. Good food. Great atmosphere wonderful service. Recommend you stop by if your in Santa Barbara area!!!

Thank Needlepointaddict
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This place was such a surprise. We saw lots of police cars out front so we assumed it must be good. We were not disappointed. I had eggs Benedict. It was great.

Thank JupiterJudy
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I had a really great breakfast here eiyh some of the hottest and butteriest grits I've had in a long while. My husband had the huevos rancheros and loved them. We also ordered the beignets, which we found heavy and doughy and really didn't enjoy....More

Thank ColleenQD
Reviewed 27 February 2018

My friend who travels these parts often took me to Cajun Kitchen and smiled because he knew what was coming. The staff was friendly, the servers were prompt and attentive, our food arrived quickly, and it rocked the house. I had the File Gumbo and...More

Thank Jcwill5
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve travelled to Goleta a few times in the last year and today I realised that I was doing myself a huge disservice by eating breakfast in the hotel. I arrived today mid way through breakfast service and the place was buzzing. Seating myself at...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Cajun Kitchen in Goleta, CA was a pleasant surprise! Reasonably priced, this unassuming restaurant is conveniently located near the 101 Freeway, Santa Barbara Municipal Airport, and UCSB. The waitstaff were warm and welcoming while we struggled to decide on our order... so many items on...More

Thank kindtraveler2016
Reviewed 16 November 2017

For a quick, easy breakfast - even for business - the Cajun Kitchen was perfect. The name threw me off a bit, but the service was prompt and the food was both very good and plentiful. The coffee was only average (admittedly, I'm really spoiled...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve eaten here a few times and always enjoyed it. Yes, they are busy and there is usually a wait for a table, but expect that and it’s not so bad. I’ve always found parking and I’ve gone on weekends and holidays. The menu is...More

Thank OldRoadWarrior60
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 hotels in Goleta
Hilton Garden Inn Santa Barbara/Goleta
61 reviews
.20 km away
Courtyard by Marriott Santa Barbara Goleta
276 reviews
.65 km away
Residence Inn Santa Barbara Goleta
16 reviews
2.08 km away
Summer Inn at UCSB
7 reviews
2.12 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Jane At The Marketplace
74 reviews
.31 km away
Hollister Brewing Company
157 reviews
.38 km away
Los Agaves Restaurant
63 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby Attractions
UCSB Lagoon
12 reviews
2.80 km away
Goleta Beach
146 reviews
3.61 km away
Goleta Butterfly Grove
76 reviews
2.56 km away
Coronado Butterfly Preserve
36 reviews
.80 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cajun Kitchen staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6831 Hollister Ave Ste A, Goleta, CA 93117-3015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-571-1517
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing