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Marmalade Cafe - CLOSED

3825 State St, Ste E149, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3157
+1 805-682-5246
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
25 Apr 2016
“Large servings”
3 Oct 2015
“Our Valley Travelers Group from El Cajon”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3825 State St, Ste E149, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3157
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 26 April 2016

I had the eggs Benedict which were excellent. Good coffee service. Friendly waiter. Generous portions. Easy parking. It's a large restaurant so there wasn't much of a wait.

Thank Antonia G
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Our group was furnished a dinner as part of our tour to Santa Barbara. Our seating was comfortable and the service was rapid in that there were 35 of us. We had not pre-ordered so it was impressive how rapidly we were served. The salads...More

Thank Francis S
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Marmalade has a wonderful menu. The selections all sound so inviting! We has portabello fries with Parmesan and ginger chicken steamed pot stickers for starters. They were just OK. The ginger was not to be found by my taste buds. Next I had a chicken...More

1  Thank CharleySays
Reviewed 29 September 2015

One of the best happy hours in SB. We have been going there for years often for a drink(s) and a light dinner. Both Christian and Kevin are great at the bar and you can catch the game. Always easy parking and the menu is...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Marmalade Cafe is hidden in the La Cumbre Plaza on upper State Street. The restaurant has indoor and outdoor seating, but I prefer indoor. The interior is decently decorated, and the restaurant was not busy at 1000am on a Saturday morning for brunch. Service was...More

Thank Marc L
Reviewed 22 August 2015

After a long morning of meetings, my friend and I needed a nice place to go and enjoy a lovely, yet hardy lunch. She took me to Marmalade Café in Santa Barbara. This place is located in a mall but entrance is outside. There is...More

1  Thank MsRJensen
Reviewed 20 August 2015

After our visit to the Old Mission, we looked for a place to eat lunch. It was a Saturday during the summer, and downtown is a parking nightmare. So we kept driving until we realized we were near our motel. I had remembered seeing the...More

1  Thank Hillary C
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Great food, service and atmosphere. The whole area was beautiful, and relaxing to be in. Reasonably priced too

Thank Paula F
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Extensive menu with lots of different types of food options. Fish, veggie, spicy, Italian, "American comfort", etc. Staff is generally great and friendly, one waitress never smiles. But food comes promptly and has never been incorrect. Always flavorful. Full bar, good wine selection too.

Thank christinek152
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant maybe 20 times and each time I'm a little less impressed thanthe time before this brunch was particularly disappointing again because of the service my waitress had to take my eggs back and because they did not come with...More

Thank Beth H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3825 State St, Ste E149, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-3157
    (Hope/La Cumbre)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-682-5246
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