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Hollister Brewing Company

$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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Camino Real Markert Place, Goleta, CA 93117
+1 805-968-2810
09:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:30
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here before and something draws me back. Only to be disappointed. the level of service here is average at best. the quality of food poor and way over priced. there are too many other choices to bring me back again. Sorry.

Thank Devildog8411
Santa Barbara, California
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94 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have enjoyed Hollister for many a lunch and dinner, but never tried their Sunday Football Brunch. We had a great breakfast. brunch, enjoyed some good craft beers, and watched some great NFL games in a rather noisy crowd.

Thank mickmankowski
Santa Rosa CA
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Went there on a Sunday night. Great fish tacos and the duck fat fries are really good. I liked that you could order beer in a small glass since I'm never able to finish a pint!

Thank OldLeos
Santa Barbara
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Hollister Brew Co. was the original craft brewery in the Goleta area and still has by far the largest and most diverse selection of house brews in the region. Typically their board shows 16-20 brews ranging in style from light Blondes into Pales and several IPA's. Malt fans don't despair they have a great Red (Table 42) a good Brown... More 

Thank digitaleye3
Santa Barbara, California
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396 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We recently moved here and are walking distance from HBC. My husband's new favorite! Plenty of brews on tap to try and friendly service that is quick and remembers the details.

Thank Sadie H
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This place is your standard brew pub, but it's a nice place to go, the food is good and a good selection of choices and the beer is good too.

Thank ExportIng
Palm Desert, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Came here about four years ago and was not impressed with their beers. Was in the area again and decided to give it another try. The beer has greatly improved. First visit it was uninspiring and just kind of meh. This visit the flavors are much deeper and pronounced. It's nice to see a small brewery growing into its own... More 

Thank Michael A
Kingsville, Texas
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We sat on patio which is in front of restaurant with view of parking lot so not really ambience. Servers were okay but not attentive. Food and beer very good. Enjoyed flight of beer. Kid menu good.

Thank KingsvilleMom
Camarillo, California
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811 reviews
607 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

I ordered a pizza. It cost $13. I asked myself, is this is a frozen pizza? I should not have to ask myself that question. Service was spotty, even though it was not that busy. The beer was not bad, but there are better options. This is more of a restaurant than a bar. Prices for beer were very good,... More 

Thank Hitcher84
Gilroy, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Something for everyone on menu. Very accommodating staff with understanding of children's wants. Fast service as we wanted to catch a movie afterwards

Thank sondrasmith

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Camino Real Markert Place, Goleta, CA 93117
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-968-2810

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?