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Santa Barabara Roasting Company

321 Motor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3436
+1 805-962-5213
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (9 reviews)
“great coffee” (9 reviews)
“coffee house” (2 reviews)
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5:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
321 Motor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3436
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Was told this had good coffee and was not disappointed - the staff were friendly enough and the pecan scones were amazing - will be back

Thank digbyhughes
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

This visit to SB Roasting Company was extra special because we got to see them roasting coffee. As always, the coffee was excellent and the atmosphere is marvelous. Every time we come to Santa Barbara we stop to visit the Santa Barbara Roasting Company.

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

It’s interesting having roasting equipment in the café and the aroma is wonderful. Maybe the shots would be better if the beans were allowed to rest for a little longer before use. Milk was super-hot so may have been burned; the latte I tried had...More

Thank PhilipCoffeeSeeker
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This iconic coffee house is a great place to relax & enjoy a nice hot brew. Good pastries to chose from plus cold drinks.

1  Thank joe D
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This coffee roaster has a great vibe. The cappuccino’s were good, although one wasn’t quite hot enough. Pastries were a step above Starbucks and there is a large parking lot in front.

Thank lmyers21
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Well the best coffee we have had since arriving in America 2 weeks ago! This little roasting house has a great vibe and most importantly a great coffee. The only problem is that we are only passing through to San Francisco otherwise it would be...More

1  Thank Sandy-andy-Andy
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I was excited to see they had Kona coffee pour-overs, so I ordered a small one, a spinach feta croissant and a strawberry Danish ($9 total). The croissant was okay, but it was small and lacked filling. The Danish was quite good in the same...More

1  Thank jkaybay
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Great place, conversational staff and diverse menu. Who else has Yerba Matte available! Even late night, just before closing the staff was happy to serve, not just accommodating.

Thank Cory F
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quick latte and cappuccino. Coffee is excellent, staff was great and the ambiance is perfect. We will be back!

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I drove down here to specifically pick up some Santa Barbara roasting coffee to bring home. The bags are priced at 14 $15, 16 depending on what you get. When I took my son to the grocery store later that day I saw that they...More

Thank Meg7623
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Motor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3436
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-962-5213
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