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The French Table - CLOSED

129 E Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2003
+1 805-730-1688
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
29 Sep 2014
“Hip piano bar with a solid menu”
9 Aug 2014
“Good crepes”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
129 E Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2003
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Reviewed 29 September 2014

I went this past weekend to this restaraunt.... I'd been there before under a different name and ownership (I assume: Elements), and found it delightful! The music was a little loud for dining, but the food made up for it. My guests each had one...More

Thank SoCar_Consultant
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We stopped here to watch the World Cup finals match and to get out of the heat. They have a nice selection of crepes, both sweet and savory (this was Sunday afternoon, not sure if the menu changes mid week or for dinner). We sat...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 18 December 2013

I've been here twice and both times the service was sloooooow and inefficient (ask 3 times for water, for example). No complaints about the food--the crepe was filled w/lovely fresh vegetables. The waiter, while very pleasant, served us with sour milk (in the cappucino and...More

Thank Jagggs
Reviewed 6 October 2013

My wife and I were travelling from Seattle to LA and we had a few pretty good breakfasts on our way in San Francisco and Monterey, CA for example. Then we stopped for a few hours in Santa Barbara and right across the street from...More

1  Thank europetraveler39
Reviewed 16 September 2013

We stumbled upon this restaurant after visiting the Courthouse, since it was across the street. We just got back from Paris, and were interested in their selections. We were not disappointed. The staff was attentive and nice. The decor was pleasant with a few flat...More

1  Thank diamonddog_23
Reviewed 4 September 2013 via mobile

I've been there several times for happy hour with friends and this was my first brunch. The food was lovely, the bottomless mimosa was delicious, and the porch setting just across from the gorgeous courthouse was an excellent finishing touch.

1  Thank Carole307
Reviewed 7 August 2013

after the courthouse...Had iced tea, espresso and a crepe splendide and it was! Wish we could have had a meal here. Would definitely go back for one. We even got to see a wedding on the courthouse grounds from our outdoor seat!

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Our visit started out with a bottle of wine we wanted to order being out of stock. We tried to enage the waitress in discussion to pick an alternate choice and learned that she only spoke enough English to parrot out a few sentences. It...More

1  Thank highlandbride
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Was really looking forward to this place as the web site looked very inviting. We ate early and the place was empty. We were shown to a table and ordered. I ordered a baby beet salad and an entree of wild salmon. I asked for...More

Thank nznorm
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Our family has been to the French Table for brunch/lunch, dinner and happy hour. Each time the food has been very good, the ambiance is great whether you are inside (restaurant or bar) or out on the beautiful patio facing the courthouse. That being said,...More

Thank CAKath2
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 E Anapamu St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2003
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-730-1688
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