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the stonehouse

San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good10%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

Whether a romantic/special occasion or just with friends, dining here is always an excellent experience. Make sure that your credit card has room but that's what special times are for!

Thank Jetdrive1145
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We have come up to stay and eat at this restaurant for my birthday, my husband's birthday & our anniversary! Great food & great service.

Thank Vicki W
Reviewed 5 September 2016

A lovely comfortable setting with friendly staff providing good service. Food was amazing. Would recommend the oysters

Thank monaco_trotter
Reviewed 6 August 2016

My wife and I have lived in Montecito for 35 years, and keep this restaurant for our special occasions. Food expensive, drinks expensive, but what a great spot to create memories.

Thank mickmankowski
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Incredible dining experience. The gardens are beautiful, the lobby exudes ambiance and the dining experience is 5 star. For a once in a lifetime experience, I highly recommend the Stonehouse restaurant.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 16 July 2016

This is an ideal date spot with a beautiful ambience, impeccable service and incredible food. Some standouts on the menu are the chicken tagine, the chocolate soufflé and the mint chocolate chip ice cream which is out of this world. The Stonehouse is also a...More

Thank Christy C
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Stonehouse is a historical place, where president Kennedy had his honeymoon with Jackie, where celebrity weddings take place, and the rich and famous get away from LA. Both Restaurants are great, from dining outside to inside. Lunch is my favorite so you can walk the...More

Reviewed 18 April 2016

I went with 4 friends last Sunday and it couldn't have been more delightful. First, it is just a beautiful place. The gardens were overflowing with roses, the walkways were blooming and the terrace was just lovely. Then you get to the food. Everything was...More

Thank globaltravelfan
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Stonehouse is A+ Dinning!! The food is extremely fresh, and VERY YUMMY!! The atmosphere for both the inside dining options along with the outside dining options is world class. You really feel like your somewhere very special. We LOVE THIS PLACE!!

Thank heart77
Reviewed 24 March 2016

My husband brought me here for our anniversary... and so glad he did! So beautiful, so romantic... just lovely! The staff was wonderful, and made us feel special the moment we arrived. We sat outside and enjoyed the elegant but homey garden decor. Our waiter...More

Thank saywew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San ysidro lane, Santa Barbara, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
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